Why Should Financial Advisors Guest Blog?

A few weeks ago, we discussed the four types of content advisors should include in their marketing strategy: Canned, Curated, Custom, and Celebrity. Today we are talking about that fourth "C" - celebrity. And by celebrity, we mean you, the advisor, as the celebrity - not Brad Pitt. You can become a…


What is Relationship Marketing?

So what can you learn about marketing from the tribes of Papua New Guinea? A lot, actually! On this Marketing Tip video, we discuss "Relationship Marketing," the concept of prioritizing building a strong relationship with a potential customer, instead of just selling them something. This idea is a…


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Where Can I Get New Content Ideas?

We often hear from advisors that the biggest hurdle for content marketing is coming up with ideas for content - and remembering them when it's time to write! There are a number of tips and tricks we use at FMG Suite to find inspiration for our blogs and videos and keep those ideas organized.…


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Top 10 Podcasts for Financial Advisors in 2018

Podcasts are all the rage, both in marketing and in terms of entertainment. You can turn any downtime, such as during your commute, at the gym, or while you're at the office, into an opportunity to learn something new. The business podcast market is particularly robust, and there are a number of…


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How Do I Manage Getting My Content Through Compliance?

There is no getting around it, creating content that is ready to meet compliance can be a bit tricky. What is the best way that you can organize the compliance process so that it does not derail your marketing strategy? Join Kirk Faulkner and Brandon Brown as they discuss this unique problem…


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Are Ads Necessary to Be Seen on Social?

Social platforms like Facebook and LinkedIn are supposed to be great vehicles for sharing your content. So how come it seems every time you share something on them, no one sees it? Do you absolutely have to pay to get people to see your content or can you still get organic traffic to your…


Solving Compliance's Biggest Bottleneck: The Content Approval Process

Most financial advisors want a modern and sleek website design. While that is an admirable and worthwhile goal, it is a mistake to go the minimalistic route and reduce the amount of useful content in order to make a website more visually appealing. After all, it really doesn’t matter how beautiful…


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How Do I Use FMG Suite's Copywriting Services?

FMG Suite does more than just create beautiful websites and provide powerful marketing technology. We also offer a suite of services like copywriting to help you create the content that will take your brand to the next level. Join Brandon Brown and Kirk Faulkner as they discuss the best…


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Understand Your Audience to Improve Your SEO

Understanding your audience is the key to creating content optimized for search engines. From the title, to the insights to the calls to action, it is important that your content delivers an experience that meets the expectations and intentions of those doing web searches hoping to find a service…


Podcasting 101 for Financial Advisors

Content marketing isn't limited to the page. You can use video, images, and, which is why we're here today, podcasts to share your messaging and promote your business. Podcasts have significantly grown in popularity these last few years - between January 2013 and September 2015, the number of…