Author Archives: Audrey Howes

About Audrey Howes

Audrey Howes manages Social Media and special projects for Swiftpage, a leading provider of digital marketing and CRM solutions that help businesses grow. You can reach Audrey at ahowes@swiftpage.com.
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Email List Building Do’s and Don’ts

Guest post by Audrey Howes, Social Media and special projects for Swiftpage. We all want more people on our email lists. More people means more reach and more business, right? Well, not necessarily. Here are some email list building do’s and don’ts that will get you the most return on your email marketing efforts. 1.    Don’t Send an Email without Permission This is the big one. Ready? All email marketing should be PERMISSION-BASED. … Read more

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5 Ways Realtors Can Use Email Marketing

Guest post by Audrey Howes, Social Media and special projects for Swiftpage. We are often asked how other individuals in certain industries use email marketing. Real estate is probably the number one industry we are questioned about. “What do other Realtors do with email?” Here are 5 practical ways some of our customers use email campaigns for real estate. 1.    Announce a New Listing or Sale You just scored a listing in a … Read more

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Go On, Get Social: 3 Reasons Your Business Needs to Join the Party

Establishing a social media presence is a must for all businesses. But, why? Here are 3 reasons why your business needs to establish a presence on social media. 1.    It Makes You Approachable Before the internet took over much of our daily communications and interactions, most of us had local experts we would call or go visit when we had a need. For example, if we needed to sell our … Read more

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Top 10 Reasons Why We Love Small Businesses

We want to take a moment to appreciate the extraordinary characteristics of small business professionals. Here are the top 10 reasons why we LOVE small businesses! You are brave! “Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.” -Peter Drucker You are entrepreneurial. That spirit is exciting and contagious! You are community driven. The big players don’t get involved in the local community the way you do. … Read more

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