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TouchMD and RealSelf Partnership Opens the Floodgates to More Patient Reviews

Reviews up 335% in 3 months for the initial pilot practice. 70% of people will go on to leave a review when asked to do so, but busy practices aren’t…

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4 Reasons Why RealSelf Verified Doctors Will Win With Consumers

At the convening of our doctor advisory board meeting in Seattle last month, RealSelf CEO Tom Seery reminded members that when we set out to launch a reimagined paradigm for…

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Our RealSelf Verified Consumer Campaign in Action

Our very earliest adopters of the RealSelf Network started joining in mid-May. Now the 3% of claimed doctors to date who joined the RealSelf Network and became RealSelf Verified are…

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Webinar: Someone Online Hates You

Sign up now for “Someone Online Hates You: Tips for Managing Negative Reviews” and tune in August 20, 2019 at 12 p.m. Pacific It’s the day rued by any business…

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Get Inspired With These Smart Marketing Reads: August 2019

This month’s reads are all about getting over and getting in tune: the general public starting to get over lingering stigmas associated with plastic surgery overall; cosmetic companies getting over…

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New to Instagram? Here’s What to Do in the First 30 Days

Branching out into the world of Instagram can be a highly effective way for your aesthetics practice to strut its stuff, showcasing the quality work you do, your expertise, your…

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4 Things Providers Should Know About Marketing Attribution

Marketing attribution refers to the process of determining which marketing efforts or channels contribute to patient acquisition, and helps you understand which of those efforts or channels are producing the…

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Etna Interactive Schools Practices on Loyalty Programs

Etna Interactive’s recent survey of best practices about patient loyalty and rewards programs reminds us that it’s seven times less expensive to keep a patient you already have than to…

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Your RealSelf Network Questions, Answered.

We launched the RealSelf Network in early June after months of all-hands-on-deck building and honing here at RealSelf, and with the active participation of the doctors on our business advisory…

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Protected Health Info + Texting Typos = Disaster. Here’s How to Stay HIPAA Compliant

A few years ago, I received a text on my phone that clearly wasn’t meant for me. I’ve blacked out the first and last name of the intended recipient and…

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Get Inspired With These Smart Marketing Reads: July 2019

This month we’re reading about how to be more genuine in customer interactions, Google Maps’ crisis of trust, Facebook’s solution to stem the spread of dubious health claims, and what…

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Inside Our Consumer-Facing RealSelf Insiders Program

Consumers highly value other consumers’ perspectives about aesthetic doctors and treatments. That’s why reviews are so highly prized: 78 percent of consumers say reviews are important when choosing a provider,…

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[Webinar] How to Get a Patient Review in 5 Minutes or Less. Now With All-New Bonus Material!

Your prospective patients highly value reviews. RealSelf frequently surveys people who have reached out to doctors for consultations to learn more about how they make decisions. 78% of those high-intent…

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ROI: How to Fix These 5 Marketing Metrics

Smart management of your online marketing and presence can support both greater awareness of your practice and new patient acquisition. But these aren’t set-it-and-forget-it tactics, and that presents an opportunity.…

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6 Tips for Writing a Winning Bio

So you need to write or update your bio. What information should you include? How long should it be? Formal or more casual? Here are some tips to help craft…

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The RealSelf Network is Here

Late last year, I committed to you that we would make some major moves in 2019 to make RealSelf easier to use and deliver a greater return on investment. The…

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Top Tips for Preventing No-Shows, from an Industry Insider

We often hear that no-shows are disruptive to practices and are asked for advice on how to approach the problem and implement process improvements. To help answer that question, I…

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Get Inspired With These Smart Marketing Reads: June 2019

This month we’re reading about leveraging events to expand your brand, specific branding tactics from top domestic retailers, how to get yourself booked as a podcast guest, and the implications…

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ROI: Leverage these four sources to create high-value social content

To be effective and maximize your return on investment, social media content should be specifically designed to drive consumers to take a next step towards booking a consultation or treatment.…

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Webinar: Turning Consumer Confusion Into Confidence — Introducing the RealSelf Network

Watch the recording of this exclusive webinar originally broadcast Tuesday, June 18 at 12pm PST.   60 percent of consumers who are ready to move forward with a cosmetic procedure…