How to Post to LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter

Congrats, you’ve decided to join social media to interact with your clients. You opened accounts on the Big Three social sites - Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter - filled out your profiles, imported your contact list, and started building your online networks. But what is your plan for posting? Here…

What Should I Post on Social Media?

Do you get stuck trying to find relevant articles and videos to post to your social media profiles? Learn how to use FlipBoard, a free app to find great content to post every day of the week! Marketing Tip What Should I Post on Social Media We love to share what we've learned from the…

How to Get Started on LinkedIn in One Hour

How many advisors would be comfortable with a prospect viewing their LinkedIn profile instead of their website? The reality is, a large portion of advisors’ traffic is directed to LinkedIn due to the relevance that Google lends to LinkedIn profiles. The headline and summary sections of an advisor's…

Jazz Up Your LinkedIn Profile with Presentations

Your LinkedIn profile is as important as your website when it comes to digital first impressions. To make your profile stand out and engage visitors, add some presentations! In this FMG Suite Marketing Tip video, Craig and Brandon explain how you can jazz up your LinkedIn page with presentations.…

Top 5 Advisor Excuses for Avoiding Social Media

Why some financial advisors still reject a proven marketing tool If there is one thing we encounter over and over at FMG Suite, it’s a financial advisor’s too-strong-for-reason resistance to try out social media. Despite the following data from an Accenture study, about half of financial advisors…

How to Use Social Media for Seminars

When most advisors think of giving a presentation they envision this: a large banquet hall, setting up 100 chairs and that lingering fear that something might go wrong with the slides! In the past you’ve taught advisors how to present in these large group settings, now your job will be teach your…

How Advisors Can Use LinkedIn Groups as a Business Building Tool

LinkedIn is the one social site that is really geared toward the business sector. A recent survey showed that 61% of advisors who used LinkedIn had found at least one client there. LinkedIn has several great tools for networking: one is LinkedIn Groups. Encourage advisors to join a few of the many…

Do Facebook Pages Replace the Need for a Website?

Most financial advisors have a website, and many are now creating a Facebook page as well. As I meet with home offices and introduce the idea of social media marketing, the question naturally arises: “Does an effective Facebook page replace the need for an advisor website?” That is a…