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Five real estate sites nominated for Webby’s

Five real estate sites nominated for Webby’s

Five real estate sites have been nominated for the 2009 Webby Awards:

-- Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate
-- Hotpads
-- NYTimes.com/realestate
-- Riverfront Park
-- Trulia

The awards cover almost 70 categories, and in the category of real estate websites the following websites have been nominated:

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Trulia VP Glenn leaving for Jobvite; Faure replaces

Trulia VP Glenn leaving for Jobvite; Faure replaces

Jamie Glenn, VP of product management at Trulia for the past three years, is leaving the company to join Jobvite as chief product officer.

Emmanuel Faure, who joined Trulia as VP of product marketing six months ago, has been promoted to Glenn's position.

"Jamie has been with the company since the early days and has made a huge impact to the product, the company and the culture," C


Zillow-Trulia death match on Twitter? Well, we wouldn’t go that far

Zillow-Trulia death match on Twitter? Well, we wouldn’t go that far

This is what you miss by not Twittering: a virtual smackdown between Trulia and Zillow --- all done in fun.

It started when a someone asked innocuously, "If an agent could choose only one, which should they use? Zillow or Trulia."

As it happened, Trulia and Zillow were listening, or in Twitter parlance, "following." It prompted a back-and-forth exchange between David Gibbo


Monthly visitors to Trulia down 21 percent

Monthly visitors to Trulia down 21 percent

No surprises here: monthly visitors to Trulia are down 21 percent according to data from Compete. Visits to Zillow are down too, by 7 percent.

The depressing news comes on the back of a Harris poll commissioned by Trulia which says that “70 percent of non-homeowners surveyed say they have no plans to purchase a new home in the next year.” Even worse: “92 percent of


Trulia adds location targeted ads with Placecast

Trulia adds location targeted ads with Placecast

Trulia is now targeting advertisements to users based on their location through a new deal with 1020 Placecast. The aim is to improve response rates to advertisements, i.e., to increase CPM. Placecast gets its data from what a user searches for on Trulia, rather than looking at IP addresses.

One of the first advertisers to take advantage of the new service on Trulia.com is Avis-Budget.