For financial professionals, LinkedIn is one of your most powerful digital tool. In fact, I believe in the power (and benefits) of LinkedIn so much that I wrote 5 Reasons Financial Advisors Need LinkedIn. But recently, a fantastic client of ours pointed out that I really haven’t covered a lot of[...]
Category: Social Media
Now that you’ve optimized your LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook pages, it’s time to look at how we can get the most “bang” for our social buck by identifying the best times to post and engage online. While experimenting with your posting times can’t hurt, it is always good to have some basic[...]
140 characters – It may seem like an impossible feat to create engaging and valuable communications in just 140 characters. But I see it as a challenge! Attention spans are shortening every day and obsessive internet browsing is becoming the norm, twitter is the way of the future for financial[...]
LinkedIn is the financial advisors best friend, and it can be so much more than just a digital resume full of your skills and experience. Harness the power of LinkedIn and use it unlike any other social network.
1. Showcase your Digital Resume
I know I said LinkedIn isn’t just about your digital[...]
We love this infographic from Financial Social Media covering two of my personal favorite topics: the Olympics and Social Media! Go for gold and win through your social profiles. Check out the #winning stats and original post below!
Here at Financial Social Media, we get pretty excited about the Olympics, so[...]
Start out 2014 right! This great post by Caitlin Zucal lays out the best tools to make your social media strategy strong in the new year!
When helping customers strengthen their online presence, I start off by asking the main reason why they struggle with social media. More often than not,[...]
Our very own Loic Jeanjean, Director of Sales and Marketing here at Advisor Websites, was featured in a three part series on LinkedIn for Financial Advisors! Investment Executive picked his brain to share with you some of the key strategies you should take to optimized your LinkedIn presence.
In the first[...]
It’s no secret that professionals are increasingly turning to social networks to drive key business initiatives. As the preferred social platform for financial advisors, LinkedIn is constantly adding new features, and here are some you should know about:
1. An improved mobile experience.
If you are like most busy professionals who spend time working[...]
There are only three more weeks of 2013, can you believe it! To continue our 2013 in review series we’re taking a look at some of our favorite financial professionals, financial news sources and generally helpful twitter profiles that you should follow.
Having a strong twitter stream is great for inspiration[...]
At first glance, the idea of creating a budget for social media seems almost paradoxical. After all, these social networks are almost always free to use, right? Technically, yes. Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn, etc. – they are all free to use. Unfortunately, if you want to do more than post the occasional[...]