by Property Portal Watchon May 30th, 2011
realestate.co.nz CEO Alistair Helm reveals his next social media goal for realestate.co.nz, his predictions on just how big an audience the portal's iPhone app can reach, and whether the latest realestate.co.nz redesign has had a positive reception.
by Property Portal Watchon May 10th, 2011
In this interview, propertyportalwatch.com contributor Charlotte Cossar talks to Nestoria co-founder Ed Freyfogle about the relationship between vertical search engines and property portals, the early competition between Yahoo! and Google, and how Nestoria chooses its international markets.
by Property Portal Watchon April 12th, 2011
In this interview, realestate.co.jp business development manager Adam German talks about how his Japanese real estate website is functioning one month on from the 11 March earthquake and tsunami, and where realestate.co.jp will go from here.
by Property Portal Watchon April 8th, 2011
In this interview, we talk to Nigel Lewis, head of content for The Digital Property Group. TDPG portal findaproperty.com recently took out the Property Portal of the Year prize in the LSL Property Press Awards, so we asked Lewis how content helps property portals, what kind of content drives the most traffic, and whether news stories and articles ever threaten to overshadow a portal's listings.
by Property Portal Watchon April 4th, 2011
What does it take to operate a niche property portal in a market like Australia, which is so dominated by the likes of realestate.com.au and domain.com.au?