How to Get #1 Ranking on Linkedin Search

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Interested in getting ranked at the top of Linkedin for local keyword searches related to the Real Estate industry or any industry for that matter? Of course you are and who wouldn't! Watch the video below of renowned Linkedin expert Lewis Howes. In the video Lewis explains the simple tips to get your profile out in front of more people in your area.

Linkedin is one of the best sites that allows you to network with other professionals that eventually could become business prospects. The site could be a good source of potential referrals if you build relationships with those in your network.

If you do not have a complete profile I would encourage you to work on it. Take a look at my Linkedin profile and you can see there are a number of things you can do to promote your page including having your blog articles fed right into the site. Looking at my Linkedin profile you will notice that both my Active Rain Posts along with my Massachusetts Real Estate Blog on Wordpress are both fed into the site.

You will also see that my Twitter feed is sent to the site as well. The more information your page has the better. There are many consumers that will search out Realtors and others in the profession just for the sole reason that they understand how social media can be used to promote their business. We all know just how powerful the Internet has become for those seeking to find a great professional to work with.

Joining local and national groups is also something you can do to share your expertise. If you are a member of any of the popular Real Estate groups you will see that I am an avid fan of sharing some of the better Real Estate articles that I have written. What are you waiting for? Linkedin is another way to better your social media marketing presence!

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About the Author: The above Real Estate information on how to get #1 ranking on Linkedin search was provided by BillRE/MAX Executive Realty Metrowest Massachusetts Gassett, a Nationally recognized leader in his field. Bill can be reached via email at billgassett@remaxexec.com or by phone at 508-435-5356.

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Rainmaker
223,814
Marjorie Taylor
New Homes in St. Augustine Florida
Landon Homes

Thank you for your help - you are a wealth of information!  Thank you for sharing it

May 19, 2010 08:36 AM
Rainer
11,376
Donna Janovsky
Zel Realty LLC

Bil,

Thank you so much for sharing this information about LinkedIn.

Have a great day!

 

May 19, 2010 10:36 AM
Rainmaker
217,065
Patricia Beck
Colorado Springs Realty
RE/MAX Properties, Inc., GRI, CDPE

This is great information Bill, thank you.  I have no idea how you keep up with it all, you're awesome!

May 19, 2010 02:14 PM
Rainer
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Kathleen Emhof
Home Staging and Redesign, Experts in Transition
Buffalo, Amherst, Orchard Park and Western New York

Bill,

I took your advice and it WORKS!!!!  Thank you for helping me utilize LinkedIn to its fullest!

May 19, 2010 03:49 PM
Rainmaker
908,291
Bill Gassett
Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
RE/MAX Executive Realty

Hey everyone I am glad you have taken advantage of the tips to increase your position on Linkedin!

May 20, 2010 08:13 AM
Rainmaker
612,140
Thom Abbott
Midtown Atlanta Condos For Sale
MyMidtownMojo.com Thomas Ramon Realty

Like TOTALLY! I made the changes, went back in 3 minutes, and I went from #7 to #1 for Midtown Atlanta Real Estate!

This totally ROCKS! And I have both my AR blog and my new blog site feeding there Ok phone.....RING.

May 20, 2010 10:49 PM
Rainmaker
908,291
Bill Gassett
Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
RE/MAX Executive Realty

Thom - It is pretty easy to move up the chain in Linkedin by following the advice!

May 21, 2010 07:38 AM
Rainmaker
221,700
Christopher Watters
Austin Real Estate (512-298-4010)
Watters International Realty, LLC.

Bill - I beefed up my profile over the past week or so. Thank you for all of the tips. Do pay the premium on Linkedin to send msgs to potential clients?

May 23, 2010 05:10 PM
Rainmaker
908,291
Bill Gassett
Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
RE/MAX Executive Realty

Hi Chris - You do not need to have the paid version to send messages:)

May 23, 2010 06:13 PM
Rainmaker
496,034
Lori Cain
Midtown Tulsa Real Estate Top Producer
Chinowth & Cohen Realtors

Bill, I seem to be reading this post a little late. ;=)  I have a link to my AR outside blog on LinkedIn, but how do I FEED my posts there?

July 15, 2010 07:11 AM
Rainmaker
908,291
Bill Gassett
Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
RE/MAX Executive Realty

Lori there is a section under your main page that has "applications" .There is an application that lets you add your blog posts.

July 15, 2010 07:35 AM
Rainmaker
496,034
Lori Cain
Midtown Tulsa Real Estate Top Producer
Chinowth & Cohen Realtors

Thank you Bill!!

July 15, 2010 05:21 PM
Rainer
27,493
Sylvie Zolezzi
Decker Bullock Sotheby's International Realty
Bill, Thanks for sharing, great tips. I would like to return the favor and share a LinkedIn tip: YOu can edit your website and blog descriptions: go to Profile, edit, and click on the edit tab to the right of "my website", then click on the drop down arrow next to the first column, and select Other, then in the second column type in the title of your blog or website, and in the thrid column type in the URL. This will increase key word opportunity on your profile. You can check my LinkedIn profile at http://www.linkedin.com/in/sylviezolezzi. Good luck.
July 26, 2010 04:11 PM
Rainmaker
908,291
Bill Gassett
Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
RE/MAX Executive Realty

Sylvie - The reason I do not have them named is because it will make your links "no follow" if you do that. By not naming them you get SEO benefits.

July 26, 2010 04:42 PM
Rainer
150,378
Matthew Bartlett
Century 21 Masters/Lic. #01353034

Hello Bill, thanks for the post. So far the main tip Lewis gave has not brought me the results I'm looking for. However, I will continue to tweak my profile and see if I'm missing something.

July 31, 2010 01:17 AM
Rainmaker
908,291
Bill Gassett
Metrowest Massachusetts Real Estate
RE/MAX Executive Realty

Matthew if you follow both his tips and the ones I added as well you should see a difference.

July 31, 2010 07:04 AM
Rainmaker
125,433
Matt Robinson
Pensacola Real Estate (850) 292-4000
ERA Emerald Coast Realty

Thanks for the post Bill.  I'm very active on Twitter and Facebook (wordpress too) but have yet to really get involved much with LinkedIn, beyond the simple profile page.  I'll check this out.

February 22, 2011 01:21 PM
Rainer
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Paul Gapski
619-504-8999,#1 Resource SD Relo
Berkshire Hathaway / Prudential Ca Realty

Thanks Bill for all the great info and vids. LInkedin is more about referrals and you cant complain about getting a nice little ref fee by just being infront of them.

March 14, 2011 01:19 AM
Ambassador
835,575
Barbara Martino-Sliva
Vero Beach Real Estate Vero Beach Homes for Sale
Dale Sorensen Real Estate Inc.

Thanks Bill for the great video and info on Linkedin.   Will have to update on the site....

July 04, 2011 09:58 PM
Rainmaker
585,245
Don Sabinske
Sabinske & Associates Inc.
Don Sabinske, Sabinske & Associates Inc.

I will definitely check this out in the morning.  We are off to the fireworks now.  Have a great week.

July 04, 2011 10:10 PM
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