The Zillow for Pros Weekly Roundup – November 9, 2012

Zillow for Pros blog articles

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In this week’s most popular posts, learn how to maximize your social media accounts to grow your exposure and organic search rankings. Get your rental business off to a good start using our newly launched Zillow Rental Academy classes, or get some ideas on how you can give your newest tenants a great welcome when they move in.

Using Google+ to Help Your Web Page Rankings

Many people do not realize just how powerful Google+ is. Here are some tips on how you can use Google+ to help rocket your site to the top of Google.

Take a Zillow Rentals Academy Class!

Whether you’re getting started in rentals or already in business, we have a class for you in the Zillow Rentals Academy. Take a look at our 100-series classes, and stay tuned for more complex topics.

Apartment Laundry Room Etiquette

Sharing a laundry room with strangers can get personal when it comes to clothing items, and you can alleviate some of the stress by establishing laundry room etiquette for your renters to follow. Here are some rules you can institute to prevent laundry-related disputes among your tenants.

Common Facebook Marketing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Facebook is an important free marketing tool for rental professionals, but its benefits are devalued if you use the site incorrectly. Here are some things you shouldn’t do as you try to grow your social media reach.

Giving Tenants a Great Move-In Experience

What better way to welcome your new resident into your property by making them feel special and appreciated? A few simple touches that won’t cost much can go a long way to show that you care.