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    Advisor Websites Painted Picture: Part 3

    This is post 3 of 3 of our vision for our organization. The vision, which we call our painted picture, is a detailed high level overview of what AdvisorWebsites.com will look like, feel like and act like by July 30, 2014.

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    Topics: about advisor websites, advisor websites painted picture, AdvisorWebsites.com, General

    Web design trends on Financial Professionals' websites

    Trends in website design change on a regular basis, however it feels like the financial services industry has been slowly falling behind. I thought it would be interesting to feature 3  financial professionals who really took into considerations the evolution of technology, the ...

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    Topics: custom websites for financial professionals, Design, financial advisor website design, financial web design

    Spotlight on Affiance Financial: How Google sitelinks increased their visibility

    Steven Lear and his team at Affiance Financial approached AdvisorWebsites.com late January to redevelop their website and transfer it to our latest Financial Network approved platform. The designer at Grossman Design Associates did a wonderful job theming our Drupal platform ...

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    Topics: General, increase web visibility, SEO, SEO for financial advisors

    Financial professionals Google+ Adoption - Study

    A study conducted by AdvisorWebsites.com Audience Financial advisors and members of the financial services industry in Canada and the USA: 23% from Canada 77% from the USA

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    Topics: financial services internet marketing, google, google plus, Social Media, Survey, webmarketing for financial advisors

    Advisor Websites Painted Picture: Part 2

    This is post 2 of 3 part of our organization's vision, which we call our Painted Picture. It is a detailed, high-level overview of what AdvisorWebsites.com will look like, feel like, and act like by July 30, 2014.

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    Topics: General, "painted picture" "how to write a painted picture"

    Attention Advisors: Let Us Know What You Think of Google+

    The team at Advisor Websites has put together a quick, two minute survey about Google+ in the financial services industry.  It doesn't matter whether or not you are using Google+, you can still fill out the survey.  We are running this survey in an attempt to get some cold, ...

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    Topics: "financial advisors using Google+", "Google+ survey", "use of Google+", Social Media

    Mobile Assistant - A Powerful Enhancement to Evernote

    A financial advisor, and Mobile Assistant user, recently recommended that I check out the note and idea organizing software called Evernote.  He described Evernote as an “extremely powerful tool” that helps to organize his thoughts and ideas.  He relies on Evernote as part of ...

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    Topics: how does mobile assistant work, How-To, mobile assistant integration, mobile assistant and evernote

    Financial Advisors: Why you need your site to be Search Engine Friendly

    The following study was published by Pew Internet, and offers a pretty good idea of who is using search engines (*spoiler*: everyone!)

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    Topics: online presence for advisors, SEO, SEO for advisors, website strategy for financial services

    Advisor Websites Painted Picture: Part 1

    Much like most advisors and business owners, I'm always looking for ways to improve our business and continually make our organization better and make sure we're on top of our game. Several months ago, I attended a presentation by Cameron Herold at a local Entrepreneur ...

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    Topics: advisor websites painted picture, example of a painted picture, General, our company's painted picture, what is a painted picture

    Simple Marketing Tips for Financial Advisors

    We're always looking for good ideas to share with our readers, so we have decided to begin a new weekly blog post entitled Simple Marketing Tips for Financial Advisors.

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    Topics: landing potential clients, marketing ideas for financial advisors, text messaging for financial advisors, Marketing, sms marketing for advisors

    A Take on Google+'s Growth

    There has been a lot of hype lately about Google+ and it's quick adoption (already 25 million users), so let's take a look at some of the reasons for the fast rate of adoption, and then take a look into the future of Google+.

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    Topics: google+ financial services, google+ growth, how many google accounts are there, why is google+ so big, Social Media, who is on Google+

    Latest Winners of Webvisor

    During the past week we have held a couple different contests, and as a result, we are proud to announce this week's winners of Webvisor- The Financial Advisor's Guide to the Internet.

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    Topics: Blogging, book giveaway, webvisor, Social media for financial advisors