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3D Aerial Video For Real Estate

To use a cliché saying, “location, location, location.” With more and more activity and business happening online it is only expected that the home buying process is hugely digital. People want to know everything about a house before going to view it, and location is a vital aspect of choosing a home. It’s all very well to say that a property is “overlooking spectacular ocean views” or “nestled at the end of a quiet street,” it is another to be able to show that via aerial video. But luckily that’s exactly what you can do now, courtesy of Google Earth and CorkScrew Visuals Inc.

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June 14: Google Partners Local & Classifieds Event

Is your business local?

Join Us For Our Google Partners Connect Event For Local Business

What:

Online advertising can help any business grow. You’re invited to join us for an event, co-hosted with Google, about how digital marketing can help you thrive on the Web.

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Then and Now: Responsive Websites

Then and Now Part 1: Why Have a Responsive Site?

Radar Hill has been in business for 16 years, and the magnitude of change in the 21st century when it comes to websites is staggering. What was a shiny new website just 5 years ago can now be outdated and leave your business with a huge potential gap in visitors and clients. There are various measurable ways that the World Wide Web has changed in 16 years, and so we are publishing a “Then and Now” blog series to demonstrably show what a website in 2017 requires to stay current.

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May: What’s Up on the Hill

Wondering about what we’ve been up to? Here is your chance to catch up on all the latest staff adventures, event updates, and great website launches.

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We Are Hiring: Amazing Administrative Assistant

We are adding to the team at Radar Hill and have an opening for an awesome admin assistant, a new role for our agency to assist in the smooth running of our office.

If you are an intelligent, astounding individual with a high attention to detail, like to talk with people by phone or email, consider organization as one of your strengths, and can concisely put a message across, then we want to hear from you!

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Property Newsletter – Featured Businesses

Renting, selling, or buying property can be a complicated and strenuous endeavour, but that is why professional services such as real estate agencies, developers, and property management exist. They take the stress out of the process, and this newsletter will take the stress out of choosing whichever service you require for your property needs. With the Victoria market projected to move to a more balanced state, the time to move house or buy a piece of property could be soon. Dealing with property does not have to be difficult, so let us help you find people and companies that will help you.

If you use any of the services below, please let us know your experiences. If you want to be featured in a future newsletter, contact us to find out how.

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May 17 Google Home Services Event: 3 Reasons You Should Come

Marketing booksAbout once a month we will be co-hosting events with Google, about how digital marketing can help specific industries thrive on the Internet. On Wednesday May 17th it is the Home Services industry that we will be focusing on, so if you or anyone you know is interested, please RSVP! It is a completely free talk, and it has the potential to bring in so much business, so really, what is stopping you from coming?

It is a completely free talk, and it has the potential to bring in so much business, so really, what is stopping you from coming?

Here are 3 reasons you should come:

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May 2: Introduction to Google AdWords – in Duncan!

Join us for an introduction to Google AdWords

Do you want to be #1 on Google? Or know someone who does?

But what if you were told that technically there is no such thing?

Google AdWords Work 

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Introduction to Google Analytics Workshop

Join Us For an Introduction to Google Analytics

Do you have difficulty understanding the graphs and numbers on your Google Analytics reports? Do you not even look at them because you don’t know what it all actually means?

Then come to our Introduction to Google Analytics Workshop!

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Are You in the Automotive Industry?

Come join us for our Google Partners Connect AdWords info session on the automotive industry!

In today’s digital world, the automotive industry continues to evolve, affecting producers and consumers path to purchase. Learn how digital marketing can influence the auto industry and what it looks like moving forward.  Continue reading

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How do you keep track of your customers, prospects, and suppliers?

If you are still using your Outlook email address book, a spread sheet, or even a Rolodex, then this information session is for you!

Join Shawn from Radar Hill as he talks about keeping track of communications and interactions with prospects, customers, suppliers, and anyone your business connects with, using a CRM (Customer Relations Management software).

He will cover:

  • What is a CRM?
  • What can they do?
  • Overview of some major CRMs
  • Tips on selecting one

This information session will include a demonstration of the HighriseHQ CRM.

If you want to know how to better keep track of your customers, prospects, or suppliers, come to our info session

When:  Wednesday, March 29th, 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Where: Radar Hill Boardroom, 5th Floor – 3301 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC V9B5R7
Investment: $49.95. Become a client of Radar Hill within two months, and get a $100 credit.

Registration Required, as seating is limited.

Questions? Contact Radar Hill for details. Interested in having us delivering this information session in Duncan? Email us back.

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Tourism Newsletter – Featured Businesses

Have a lovely local vacation with these featured businesses

Instead of going abroad for a vacation, why not stay local and holiday on Vancouver Island? Thousands of people come here every year to marvel at the fantastic nature, architecture, and cuisine here, so take a break and enjoy this fantastic island from a tourist’s perspective.

This is Radar Hill’s local tourism newsletter, featuring our clients who cater to visitors and residents of this lush island. Treat yourself to a “staycation,” whether it be a full week in a hotel/B&B or just a spa day, take a break and experience the West Coast in all its beauty. Continue reading

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