Statewide MLS

Statewide MLS

What is the deal with statewide MLSs? Statewide MLS Do statewide MLS’s exist?  How can you search all of the available listed properties in a particular state? How many MLSs are there in the US?  With the internet becoming the cornerstone of accessing listing data, why are there not more statewide MLSs?  Wouldn’t having a…

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Better than Bose

Better Than Bose For 2020

SPEAKERS BETTER THAN BOSE  We all know it.  We get suckered every day by marketing.  Whether it’s the difference between two distilled bottled waters or the local SEO that has a specific business show up when you search “best hamburger around me” from your mobile phone. We take the bait – hook, line, and sinker.…

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The Google Algorithm and SEO

Google Algorithm for SEO

How Google Algorithm Updates Influence SEO One of the biggest “black boxes” in the history of mankind is the Google Algorithm.  It is responsible for dictating how money flows across the internet.  With Google being the dominate search engine and millions of searches taking place every month, who ranks on the first page for a…

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SEO vs PPC

SEO vs PPC

  SEO vs Pay Per Click One of the most common questions that come up when discussing creating a Digital Marketing plan is what is more effective – SEO or PPC. Many people are not sure of the difference between the PPC and SEO, much less which one is more effective. Just to get some…

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the real estate sales cycle

The Real-Estate Sales Cycle

DEAN SAYS . . . ____________________________________________________ At the end of the day, acquiring real-estate leads is not the challenge. That can be done in a variety of ways. What sets the bar for success in the long sales cycle of real-estate is the ability to convert those leads to sales, and a CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGER (CRM)…

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Social Media Syndicaiton

Social Media Syndication

  How To Use Social Syndication For SEO For some time now google and other search engines have been using social signals to determine SERPs.  For those of you not familiar,  SERPs stands for Search Engine Results Page (s).  What a social signal is would be a tweet or a Facebook post contains links back…

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SEO Keywords for real estate

Real Estate Keywords for SEO

SEO Keywords For Real Estate Keywords for real estate SEO should be an easy task.  You would think real estate keywords would be simple because there are specific search terms used, simply with the *city* added to the search.  The main real estate searches are: *city* homes for sale *city state abr* homes for sale homes for sale…

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SEO Services

Web Development and SEO

Website Development and SEO   There are many Website Development Companies and the vast majority of them claim to provide Search Engine Optimization Services.  That makes perfect sense, since it doesn’t do you any good to have a great website, if it doesn’t get any traffic.  So what you mostly have are great technical website…

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Domain SEO Metrics Explained!

Domain SEO Metrics Explained!   If you have ever looked at the Domain Metrics for your website or the back-links that refer to your website—your eyes most likely glazed over seeing abbreviations such as:  PR, DA, PA, CF, TF and the like. There are many ways to measure the general effectiveness of a domain, we…

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local seo

What The Hell Is Local SEO?

What the Hell Is Local SEO Anyway?   SEO Services continue to soar in global popularity because of the tremendous return on investment it provides. Having your business come up on page one of Google, when someone searches for your industry, is a no brainier for local business.   If you are a bricks and mortar…

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SEO Company

Why Your Website Is Worthless Without SEO

Why Your Website Is Worthless Without SEO   Without gas, your favorite truck couldn’t leave the driveway. And without wings, your private jet couldn’t fly. Simply put, without vital components, your asset can’t grow to its maximum potential. This also applies to marketing your products or services online. Your website on its own can’t go…

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Linkbuilding vs onpage SEO

On-page SEO vs Link Building

On-page SEO vs Link Building Search engine optimization can be categorized in two flavors: On-page SEO and Offsite SEO. Basically, On-page SEO entails ensuring that your website pages, tags, titles and overall URL structure are optimized for keywords of your choice. On the other hand, Offsite SEO, or link building, involves ensuring that your website…

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Real Estate Technology Consulting

DEAN Knows – SEO, Social Media Marketing, Real Estate Technology and Web Design

    DEAN Knows brings all of the pieces of Digital Online Marketing together in a powerful synergy. Creating Online Marketing Systems with a holistic approach, customized for your business.   SEO – Search Engine Optimization   DEAN Knows is a New Orleans SEO Company that specializes in Search Engine Optimization – SEO – in…

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Matrix MLS Training

One-On-One Matrix Training!

ONE-ON-ONE PERSONALIZED MATRIX TRAINING   MLXchange and Fusion are Going Away! As most of you are aware, both MLXchange and Fusion are going away and will no longer be accessible after February 25th. Some people are not comfortable with the new system. Because of that, DEAN Knows is offering personalized one-on-one training on the new Matrix…

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Slidell Home

Professional Real Estate Photography

Professional Real Estate Photography Back in another lifetime, when I worked for a very large, independent real estate broker, I was tasked with improving the Sales Rate of our listings while adding to the broker’s value proposition to their agents and clients. After brainstorming and looking at trends, and up and coming technologies, I found…

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Vacume Tube Lust

This is simply a page dedicated to the beauty of vacuum tube amplifiers.  Although I am familiar with some of these, I have not personally auditioned all of them—this page is to exploit their beauty.  I am personally a fan of tube amplification over solid state for purity of sound; as a secondary advantage, many…

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Worried About Your Data In The Cloud? You NEED To Read This!

Today we have more personal information on our cell phone than our grandparents could fit in their safe deposit box.  When it comes to our business, the servers located at our workplace contain everything, and I mean everything, about our business including tax returns, accounting data, client information, contracts, order histories and other thousands of business documents.…

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Lawfirm Web Design

Law Firm Website Design

Law Firm Website Design   DEAN Knows builds websites for all different business verticals.  All of our website designs are built for SEO from the ground up.  Prior to designing a new website for a client, we do extensive keyword research and “theme” or “silo” the site based off of the results. We then implement…

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social media advertsing

Facebook Now Supports GIF’s

What Are Animated GIF’s Animated GIF’s are all the craze nowadays.  They are those little, short videos, usually accompanied by some smart ass comment that really gets the point across.  Since Facebook’s Newsfeed now automatically plays videos (did they slip that one by you?), I guess they didn’t feel that GIF’s would add too much…

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web persona

What is a Web Persona?

First…Why Do Personas Help In Website Design Anytime a new website is built, for it to be successful, you must first figure out what the goal of the website it. Some websites are designed to be an online business card – giving insight into the business. Some websites are lead generating sites, e-commerce websites are…

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Kunversion SEO Pages

SEO Pages on Kunversion

How to Utilize the SEO Pages on Kunversion Before we get started, I want to say that I have no official relationship with Kunversion. I’ve worked with agents and teams who use the Kunversion platform, so I have some knowledge of how their system works. At the end of the day, I’m a Search Engine…

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