Here are my six best tips for creating high-quality video content using your smartphone.
I am about to hit the 30,000-follower mark on Linkedin. I thought it would be helpful to share the four easy-to-do tactics that I employed each week for the last two years to help me grow.
To ensure your homepage is set up for success, I’ve listed six advisor sites that nailed their homepage messaging through copy and design.
Connect and grow with video! Whether you’re currently using video or want to start, or are looking for new ways to improve your video use, you’ve come to the right place. It’s no secret that this channel has become a powerful tool for advisors to connect with their network and grow their business. But getting started and consistently updating your video content can be scary and often get lost in the day-to-day. In this webinar, our Chief Evangelist (and video expert), Samantha Russell, takes you step by step in creating and publishing your first video and how to successfully implement video into your marketing strategy from start to finish.
It's called social media for a reason. Most people get the media part. They share links back to their website, blog, or podcast. But they forget about the social part.
Social proof is integral – no one wants to hand over their life savings to an unknown entity or someone they can’t be sure whether to trust.
Using my company’s data that shows the performance of various subject lines, I’ll discuss the types that are working best and how to write your own version to communicate with clients.
Every great advisor site shares similar features to attract clients. Among them, five key elements stand out.
Here are five cost-effective strategies advisors should use to reach Millennials:
If you’ve never commented on a stranger’s post, then it’s time to start!
By working with hundreds of advisory firms, we have identified five strategies that top advisors use to deliver superior planning outcomes to their clients. Any firm can adapt those strategies by leveraging their expertise and leadership skills
The key is to act, not react.
The impending changes to the SEC Advertising Rule mean that advisors will have the opportunity to communicate how these strategies deliver superior outcomes and help clients and prospects reach their financial goals.. We will discuss the digital experiences that advisors can deliver and remain ahead of their competitors.
There is a significant difference among the members of social media platforms. If you’ve seen little ROI from social media, you are spending too much time or money on the wrong platform.
Instead of focusing so much time on promoting your own content, focus on improving audience engagement.
Our research has determined several factors that influence how often content converts a prospect to a client.
Let’s talk through how you can leverage the power of LinkedIn to attract more qualified leads by focusing on the six most common mistakes I see advisors making.
Imagine never having to do your least favorite chore!
How does retargeting work? And what advantages does it bring to advisors?
With the new SEC ad rule at the Federal Register, the 60-day waiting period is in effect. Advisory firms who take the time to plan will successfully leverage reviews to grow their firm.
There are a few things you must do to really improve your daily social media strategy.
After working with hundreds of financial professionals to improve their digital presence, I’ve noticed some trends in what is and isn’t working to garner more engagement.
I rounded up the six key reasons your marketing strategy will fail in 2021 and how to avoid them.
The number one thing stopping advisors from growing their businesses on social media is the lack of a strategy, not a lack of followers.
Here are the key characteristics that distinguish highly successful digital-marketing practices.
While getting into a groove with your social media plan may take some trial-and-error, there are some crucial commandments to maximize your potential and reach.
When it comes to reading things online, we have a selective attention span; this is why it’s so important to optimize subject lines in both blog posts and your email marketing.
The pandemic has changed investor behavior. It has altered the qualities and services investors look for in a financial advisor.
How do the ultra-wealthy find financial advisors? What are they looking for, and how can your firm use that knowledge to cater to this hyper-specific audience?
Prospects find your firm’s website with a Google search such as, “financial advisor near me.” But what happens when you’re not showing up in those searches?
It’s the built-in online tool you may have never considered a business advantage: Google My Business. Before you write it off, consider these statistics…
Be wary of these five common copywriting mistakes I see advisors make on their websites.
I’m sharing and analyzing five examples of great visual content from financial advisors.
Seasons of adversity reveal our shortcomings. Advisory businesses with the following qualities have the best chance of not only surviving the pandemic but finding ways to thrive in spite of it.
To improve your website, I’m sharing the top five elements the highest converting advisor websites have in common.
You may not need to be active on every social media platform. It depends on the niche you target.
This is the best time for you to double down on your marketing efforts and fully embrace a digital communications process.
There is a general perception that expensive equipment and expertise are required to create successful video content, but that is simply not true. Here are three simple steps to create professional-looking videos.
I’m going to answer two questions: How much do advisors typically spend to market their businesses? and How much should you be spending?
I outline what marketing personalization is and how advisors can use it in this digital age.
What if I told you that you could create one (just one!) blog post to drive your entire inbound marketing strategy?
The stories of Sheetz and Wawa and how they shifted the focus of their brands offer a fantastic marketing lesson to every financial advisor.
With the passing of Reg BI, consumers’ minimum expectations are going to change, so the differentiation factor in your marketing needs to as well.
While traditional marketing can still be effective, they are four factors that make it costly and time-consuming.
To be sure the time and effort you spend isn’t squandered, avoid these blogging mistakes – and learn from these 10 examples of how advisors built a great blog.