Other People's Work: What You Need to Do... What Others Can Do for You

August 28, 2018

Other People’s Work: What You Need to Do… What Others...

You don’t need to do it all yourself. Marketing is a team sport. Your own team – the agency staff – must be engaged. To help the agency ‘listen’ and record questions that your marketplace has. And, to help distribute content using ‘the Lagniappe Method.’ But, your team – and your expanded team – can […]

The Secret Psychology of Why People Buy Insurance

August 14, 2018

The Secret Psychology of Why People Buy Insurance

Why do people buy insurance? Understanding how client loyalty works can boost your customer lifetime value by 700% Why do we buy insurance? A crystal clear understanding of this can quickly take your agency to the next level, especially as new digital competitors lust after your customers. But, if you don’t understand it—or your team […]

Bulls Eye! Target Your Message Where the Money is.

August 7, 2018

Bulls Eye! Target Your Message Where the Money Is.

Most people confuse ‘advertising’ with ‘marketing.’ Sure, sometimes you can use them interchangeably. But, advertising is generally a sub-set of marketing. The purpose of an ad is usually to get attention. It’s to generate leads. The purpose of marketing is to guide the entire ‘customer journey’ from beginning to end. It’s not just about ‘getting […]

5 Ways to Convert more Leads with Your Landing Pages

July 31, 2018

5 Ways to Convert More Leads with Your Landing Pages

What is a landing page? Considering all of the moving pieces that go into a marketing system, it may seem a tad obsessive to focus on optimizing your landing pages. But when it comes to the success or failure of your marketing campaigns, your landing page plays a crucial role and presents some of the […]

De-Commoditize Insurance (and Never Sell on Price Again)

July 24, 2018

De-Commoditize Insurance (and Never Sell on Price Again!)

Let’s imagine that your competitor can offer the same policy and protection you can. The exact same. Who wins the customer? This is a critical problem in insurance today. After all, a LOT of policies are so similar, the average customer just can’t tell the difference. Certainly, not the average customer. And, the mouthpieces at […]

Why Agents & Brokers Must Plan Their Content Around Their Customers, Not Themselves

July 17, 2018

Why Agents & Brokers Must Plan Their Content Marketing Around...

The less your content marketing is about you, the more you’ll get from it People pursue marketing for obvious reasons. They want more. More leads. More sales. More policies per customer. More referrals. More retention. But, your market wants none of that. They don’t show up at the marketing party to hear about what you […]

Understand Your Audience to Improve Your SEO

July 3, 2018

Understand Your Audience to Improve Your SEO

If we could make one point about SEO it would be this: To optimize your site for search engines you need only to optimize it for your ideal client. If you create a website that provides real and specific value that is clearly communicated to those who are searching for what you have to offer, […]

Why Customer Service is the New Marketing

June 5, 2018

Why Customer Service is the New Marketing

Customer service and marketing are like the peanut butter and jelly of the business world — good individually but even better together. Companies that integrate their customer service and marketing departments enjoy higher customer retention rates and build reputations and businesses that their clients are happy to refer to their friends and families. Customer Retention […]

New School Marketing for Insurance Agents & Brokers article from Agency Revolution

May 29, 2018

New School Marketing for Insurance Agents & Brokers

Search Engine Journal, June 2019 Creating content that engages your audience means more than just posting the same old information. Insurance brokers and agents must leave superficial content behind in favor of a good mix of original, curated, and canned content. By that we mean a selection of insurance focused blogs, articles, and videos that […]

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