Here are our most popular stories of 2013


We will spare you a "12 Days of OnBlog" carol countdown of our most popular posts and instead just share the top 5 most read posts of the year:

#5. Five new digital buyer insights from NAR/Google

As of late, Google has been a major gatekeeper of the way people search. This report shines a light on just how much internet home searches (specifically those with geography-related terms) have grown.

#4. Realty ONE Group Launches New Buyer-Centric Search Experience with Onboard Informatics

We are happy to constantly see our partnership with Realty ONE grow as they climb the top real estate companies lists. Just this year, Realty ONE jumped to #7 in the country on the REAL Trends 500 list.

#3. Responsive vs. adaptive: optimizing your mobile website

With 65%+ Smartphone users using their phones to make purchases, 2013 was the year to nail down the right mobile strategy.

#2. Onboard Informatics introduces School Attendance Zones

In July, we shared our development in expanding our School Data to include boundary data for the area each listing "belongs" to.

#1. Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Our infographic breaks down Irish ancestry in the United States, small towns with huge Irish populations, and a pub score for each place - all scored by our neighborhood and community content.

We hope you have a fantastic holiday season and New Year. See you in 2014!