Sibcy Cline’s Web Site Stats for 2017

Website_Jan2018.pngWhat a year 2017 has been for real estate. Many homes sold quickly for top dollar due to the low number of available homes for sale. Sibcy Cline’s website was very active throughout the year. Here is a breakdown of Sibcy Cline’s web stats for 2017:

Property Detail Page Views for 2017
The most important views on Sibcy Cline’s website are the pages with detailed information about individual properties for sale. Here is a synopsis of views on those pages for the year:

  • 40,082,753 “Property Detail” page views in 2017
  • 3,340,229 “Average Monthly Property Detail” page views
  • 24,939 “Average Daily Property Detail” page visitors 

Sessions/Visits for 2017
Sibcy Cline’s website had 14,613,056 sessions (or visits) throughout 2017. On average, there were 40,039 sessions/visits daily.

Other Stats for http://www.sibcycline.com

  • 515,017 “Saved Search” notification emails sent
  • 34,494 “Saved Listing” notification emails sent
  • 112,810 “HomeWatch” notifications sent
  • 39,883 “Email To A Friend” notifications sent

 

Sibcy Cline Agents have a Personalized Home Search App!

花火8What’s ’appening?! Sibcy Cline agents now have a personalized home-search app to share with clients, family and friends. This sophisticated real estate app allows users to easily preview properties with a variety of search methods. For those out looking at homes, the app has a GPS search capability to easily find nearby homes for sale, including open houses.

Users can set alerts to be notified of price changes on properties, when there is an open house or when a property enters the market. The app easily connects the user to their Sibcy Cline agent by phone, text or email.

To get the Sibcy Cline Agent Home Search app, the user can download it via a text or email from their favorite Sibcy Cline Agent.

A Sibcy Cline company version of this app is also available for download from iTunes and Google Play app stores.

New Directions and Proximity Mapping Tool on www.sibcycline.com

Sibcy Cline’s website now has a new directions and proximity mapping tool that features directions, number of driving miles as well as estimated drive time from a listed property to a desired location.

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To use the tool, a user simply needs to create an account from a listing detail page…

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…and click on “Saved Locations”.

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A registered user can add up to five address locations (work, school, etc.)

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We think this new tool will “move” people! It’s a great way to help potential buyers make decisions about what part of town they want to live. And for those who enjoy walking or biking, the map also features walking directions with estimated time to reach a destination.

Be sure to check out this new tool on Sibcy Cline’s website!

Sibcy Cline’s Website Earns Quality Certification for 2017

SplashPage_2017.pngSibcy Cline’s website has earned the Website Qualification Certification (WQC) for 2017 from Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, a global community of 550 high-quality independent real estate firms. The certification was presented in recognition of excellence in website design and function.

Sibcy Cline’s website earned the certification after receiving high marks in a number of critical areas relating to website performance, including usability, design and content, interactivity, customer service and mobile responsiveness. The evaluation was conducted by Virtual Results, LLC, a real estate Internet and social marketing firm selected to review the websites of participating members of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World.

“We created the WQC to raise the bar in online marketing and recognize the companies that are demonstrating best practices with their websites,” said Leading Real Estate Companies of the World President/CEO Pam O’Connor. “The companies that earned the WQC this year have not only mastered the technical components, but they have also shown superiority in providing highly local content, up-to-the-minute information on homes, and responsive customer service.”

Sibcy Cline’s website averages (depending upon time of year) between 26,000-45,000 daily visits with 77,000-145,000 listing pages viewed.

See a list of all WQC real estate companies here.

The Best Cincinnati Apps To Use

Do you use apps on your mobile device? Statista.com reports there are 2.0 million apps in Apple’s App Store and 2.2 million apps for Android users. There is an app for just about everything.

Apps make looking at information easier. Statistics show that mobile users are using their devises via an app 88% of the time and on a web browser only 12% of the time. The most popular app is Facebook per ComScore!

Here are some local Cincinnati apps you may find useful and are free to download:

FixItCincyApp
Fix It Cincy App

Easily find public services that you may need to notify (transportation/engineering, buildings/inspections, health, etc… The service requests go directly to a request system. You can add a photo if you like when making your request.
Apple App
Android App

CincinnatiParksApp
Cincinnati Parks App
There are 70 parks and 34 nature preserves to enjoy in Cincinnati. Use this app to get directions, trail maps, coupons as well as view upcoming events.
Android App

DowntownCincinnatiApp
Downtown Cincinnati App

This app helps you navigate downtown Cincinnati: eat, shop, stay and play. You can search by type of cuisine, see hours that businesses are open and have links to major events.
Apple App
Android App

CincinnatiReds
Cincinnati Reds App
Order tickets, upgrade your seat on the ball park or explore the park with maps and concession menus. You can even find info on your favorite player.
Apple App
Android App

BengalsApp
Cincinnati Bengals App
Roar for the Bengals with this app. See breaking news, foot ball stats and video. You can also enjoy post-game blogs. This app aggregates Bengals tweets, too.
Apple App
Android App

Library
Cincinnati Library App

Readers love this app. Search the catalog and place holds, see hours for the branch locations, scan any book and see if it is available and look at the library’s calendar events.
Apple App
Android App

RedBikeApp
Red Bike App

If you enjoy renting of the red bikes, this app will show you the closest Red Bike Station.
Apple App
Android App

ParkingMeterApp
Cincinnati Parking Meter App

Metered parking in Cincinnati is easy with your smart phone. If you are using one of the 4,000 street meters in the city use the PassportParking mobile pay app. You can also extend your parking session to the maximum time permitted. And, you will receive a 10-minute reminder before your parking session expires.
Apple App
Android App

BusinessJournalAPp
The Business Journals App
Stay connected to local business news.
Apple

FoodTruck
Cincinnati Food Truck Association App
Hungry? Find a local food truck!
Android
Metro
Cincinnati Metro App
Although the Cincinnati Metro buses have not created their own app, they have a web page that showcases some third-party apps that one can use here.
architourArchiTourCincinnati App
This interactive app can help you with a self-guided tour of the city. Find three walking tours for downtown. Information about local restaurants and pubs along your route is also available on this app.

EZRideApp
CincyEZ Ride App

This app lets your coordinate your rides between the Cincinnati Metro bus service and the Cincinnati Bell Connector streetcar systems. Plan your trip and pay for your fare!

Apple
Android

 

 

Cincinnati is a Techie City

Young couple using tablet.Relaxing.Cincinnati, Ohio was ranked among the top 10 mid-sized cities and the top 100 cities overall for a top tech job. The survey reviewed average salaries, job availability, cost of living and a location quotient. Cincinnati’s rankings came in at:

  • #9 – Mid-sized cities
  • #49 – Overall in the U.S.

The top cities for techies? San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle and Washington D.C. See the rankings here.

Cincinnati was also ranked #7 for “10 Cities that are Secretly Great for Tech Grads” per a blog by DataFox. The blog noted the city has a good balance of Fortune 500 firms along with many startup businesses. See the blog here.