Internet marketing is more than just a passing fad. If you’re serious about your career in real estate, marketing your real estate business online is no longer an option, but a necessity. The good news is that although it will take some work to reap the benefits of marketing your real estate business online, it doesn’t necessarily have to cost anything. This article will provide you with an overview of three internet marketing methods that are completely free to you.The first free method revealed is Social Networking. Even if you’re not sure what social networking is, I’m quite sure you’ve heard of some social networking websites. Popular online destinations such as, Facebook, My Space, Twitter, You Tube, Squidoo, and many others can provide substantial benefits to the realtor who knows how to properly harness their power. Social networking, combined with our next free internet marketing method, article marketing, can be very powerful.The next free method revealed is Article Marketing. This method is really as simple as it sounds. Write articles about specific real estate related topics and submit them to online article directories. As an author of articles you gain the benefit of being viewed as an expert by your readers. Just be aware of which directories you submit your articles to, as some carry more benefit to you than others.The third free method revealed is Craigslist. This online directory is extremely popular worldwide. As a realtor you have the ability to post your listings with photos in a matter of minutes. And you can post them to specific geographical locations. Very simple and very beneficial to you.Used alone or in unison with each other, the three free methods for marketing your real estate business online mentioned above can produce substantial benefits. But these three methods alone are only a fraction of the tools you can use to generate leads and surpass your income goals!