About Stephanie Sammons

Stephanie Sammons is the founder and CEO of Wired Advisor™. She's been named one of the Top 25 Social Media Experts You Need to Know by LinkedIn and a Top Financial Industry Blogger by RIABiz. As a CFP® and former 15-year financial advisor, Stephanie combines her "in the trenches" industry knowledge with her extensive digital marketing experience to teach financial advisors how to win and keep clients in a wired world. Follow Stephanie on Twitter and Google+.
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financial blog mistakes part 2

Don’t Make These 10 Mistakes With Your Financial Blog – Part 2

Part 2 of the top 10 most common mistakes found on financial advisor blogs. Make sure you aren’t making these mistakes with your blog!

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Top Mistakes for Financial Advisor Blogs

Don’t Make These 10 Mistakes With Your Financial Blog – Part 1

Learn the top 10 most common mistakes we see with financial advisor blogs and how to fix or avoid them! (Part 1 of a two part series)

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Wired Advisor March Madness Financial Blog Challenge

March Madness Financial Blog Challenge Participants

For the month of March, we challenged financial advisor and industry professionals to step-up their blogging efforts with the Wired Advisor March Madness Financial Blog Challenge! The rules of the challenge? Each participant is striving to publish 16 blog posts (the Sweet 16) during the month of March.  

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Wired Advisor March Madness Financial Blog Challenge

Announcing the Wired Advisor March Madness Financial Blog Challenge

Ready to up your blogging game? Join the Wired Advisor March Madness Financial Blog Challenge!

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Launch a financial blog

5 Reasons Financial Advisors Should Get Bullish on Blogging

Have you launched a blog yet? If so, are you consistently filling it up with high quality content that can help the members of your target markets get smarter, solve a problem, or achieve more?

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Build your LinkedIn Profile

Is Your LinkedIn Profile Harming Your Reputation?

Do you have a LinkedIn profile? Even if you think you don’t, you probably did set one up at one time or another.
If you’ve never taken the time to develop and complete your LinkedIn profile, you could be damaging your reputation without even realizing it!
Here’s what you may NOT know about your LinkedIn profile…

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What’s the True Value of a Financial Advisor

[VIDEO] Have you seen the H&R Block television commercial entitled “Get Your Billion Back, America”?

This is an absolutely brilliant campaign for the positioning of the value of advice, and one that we should learn from as an industry.

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financial advisor positioning versus prospecting

Positioning as a Bonafide Digital Marketing Strategy

When I speak with financial advisors about building and growing their online presence, it’s almost always expected that “we digital marketers” can work magic and make the phone start ringing with hot leads. Listen. I KNOW what you want. I really do. I know you want pre-qualified ideal clients to beg you to work with […]

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Social media launch 2014

4 Tips for Improving Your Social Media Presence in 2014

Are you lagging behind in your social media presence? Are you worried that it takes too much time or that you may not know which activities to focus on when participating in social networking?

You are not alone.

Social media is fragmented, somewhat complex, sophisticated, and constantly changing.

There is so much information out there about how to do social media that it’s hard to know who to trust.

The best advice I can give you is that random tactics don’t work with social media. Rather, you need a plan, a strategy, and a framework that you can work within to create your own formula for success. What works for you is going to be unique to you, ultimately!

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