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    Social Media Integration and Your Website: A Symbiotic Relationship (Part 2 of 3)

    A Symbiotic Relationship with Your Organization’s Website

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    Topics: facebook for financial advisors, Social Media, Social media for financial advisors

    Social Media Integration and Your Website: A Symbiotic Relationship (Part 1 of 3)

    Since the advent of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, social media has become a ubiquitous tool within the marketer’s arsenal of strategies to connect with potential clients. Providing an informal yet informative avenue to share knowledge, generate leads, and to connect with ...

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    Topics: CFP guidebook, financial planner marketing idea, websites for CFP, Social Media, Social media for financial advisors, social media guide for advisors

    Jan 5, 2012 Webinar: Maximize Your Online Presence as a Financial Advisor

    Maximize your online presence as a financial advisor

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    Topics: General, LinkedIn for financial advisors, marketing for financial planners, social media guide for advisors, social media tools for financial advisors

    Monday Funday: 100 Worst Cars of All Time

    I'm going to hazard a guess and say that this list is heavily biased for the latter half of the 20th century. Also, I handily disagree with a number of picks, but it's still an entertaining read!

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    Topics: General, monday funday, worst cars

    Monday Funday: Car Crashes on Ice!

    Betchya can't take your eyes away!

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    Topics: fun, General

    Tech Tip Thursday: Improve Your Craigslist Experience (Chrome, Firefox, Safari)

    Craigslist, along with other online marketplaces like Kijiji and Ebay have contributed to the obsolescence of the traditional newspaper classifieds. Despite its massive success, however, Craigslist has not had a major overhaul in years. Fortunately, thanks to Craigslist Helper - ...

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    Topics: craigslist for advisors, Freebies, General, tech thursday

    Financial Planning: Publishing, Media Participation Can Boost Advisors’ Credibility

    Marie Swift has written an interesting article for Financial Planning citing her top marketing strategies for financial advisors. Original article posted: here.

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    Topics: General, marketing guide for RIA, marketing ideas for financial advisors, marketing for CFP

    Infographic: Your E-Reputation

    As a financial advisor, you understand that your reputation is key to your success. KBSD has come up with a useful infographic describing how YOU should manage your online presence to ensure that you maintain a strong reputation on the world wide web.

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    Topics: How-To, marketing for financial planners, marketing ideas for financial advisors, Marketing, online reputation for financial advisors

    Monday Funday: Public Accounting - A Day in the Life

    HILARIOUS! Share these with your CPA friends - I'm sure a lot can relate! (note: f-bomb warning!)

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    Topics: CPA and financial planners, fun, General, Work life

    Tech Tip Thursday: Convert Files from PDF to Word Format


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    Topics: advice for financial advisors, Freebies, General, How-To, tech tips

    Why Companies are Shifting from Old School Marketing to Social Media

    I remember being a teenager, hopping on my bike, and setting off on the mile long journey to work. As I climbed the last hill a huge billboard would slowly emerge over the horizon. I stared at it intensely everyday, distracting myself from the pain burning in my legs. I always ...

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    Topics: Financial advisor marketing, Social Media, social media guide for advisors, targeted social media strategies

    Social Media Examiner...examines content marketing

    Familiar with content marketing? Yes, blogging has a fancy shmancy term! Check out what their interview with C.C. Chapman, co-author of Content Rules.

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    Topics: content marketing for financial advisors, financial planner marketing idea, General, Marketing, social media guide for advisors

    Still working your way through LinkedIn?

    Our friends at mindflash created this great infographic, entitled the LinkedIn Boot Camp. Follow their 9 step process to learn what it takes to achieve true LinkedIn mastery:

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    Topics: LinkedIn for financial advisors, LinkedIn ROI, Social Media

    Monday Funday: I'm a Hufflepuff!

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    Topics: fun for financial advisors, General

    How to Get More YouTube Views

    I'm sure many of you have had experience with YouTube videos simply languishing, unviewed. Follow these tips from James Wedmore to help you get more exposure.

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    Topics: financial services video blog, How-To, marketing ideas for financial advisors, Video, youtube for advisors