Local Search SEO for Agents Part 2: How to Get Started in Local Insurance News

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Launching and maintaining requires readily available and highly affordable online tools. As was discussed in Part 1 of this series, creating a local online news content can open you up to substantial new business opportunities. To get started, there are some tools and resources you will need. Fortunately, these are all easy to obtain, inexpensive and are not complicated. Once you’ve laid the groundwork, you’ll become a resource to current and prospective customers. To get started in local insurance news, there are a few things you will need and certain…

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Local Search SEO for Agents Part 1: Why use local insurance news to increase your visibility?

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All too many agents are missing the opportunity from this straightforward online marketing technique. Local insurance news is a simple and highly affordable way to increase an agent’s visibility to consumers in their specific geographic locations. At the same time, if you are like most agents, the odds are that you’re not yet using it, or you’re not using it to its fullest capacity. It uses the potential of local search SEO to work with Google’s algorithms and boost exposure. Keeping a steady stream of local insurance news on your…

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Richard F. (Rick) Jones Jr. Becomes Third FTJ Officer to Lead AIPAGIA

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KANSAS CITY, Missouri (May 7, 2018) – Richard F. (Rick) Jones Jr., longtime executive at Forrest T. Jones & Company, Inc. (FTJ), was recently appointed president of the American Institute of Professional Association Group Insurance Administrators (AIPAGIA). Jones became the third generation of the family-owned company to head AIPAGIA, an exclusive association of top insurance administrators, TPAs, marketers, and brokers providing insurance marketing, expertise, and member-benefits to affinity groups and associations around the country. Jones began his one-year term as president in April at the annual AIPAGIA meeting in Sanibel…

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USAA insurance advertising withdrawn from Fox News

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The insurer which covers American military members and their families pulled its support for the show. USAA insurance advertising support was withdrawn from Fox News following Sean Hannity’s coverage of Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich’s murder. Hannity’s reportage introduced his own theory about the case, despite the fact that it conflicted with police reports. Police investigating the case determined that Rich was murdered as a part of a robbery that went gravely awry. However, Hannity reported his own theory that the murder was deliberate in order to silence the…

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Health insurance gap for Asian Americans is the White House’s latest target

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This will be a week of action to try to encourage this community to purchase medical coverage. There has been a notable health insurance gap in the enrollment of Asian Americans as well as those of Pacific Island descent, which has existed since open enrollment first began through the Affordable Care Act in 2013. The White House is hoping to use this week to speak to this ethnic community and provide coverage education. Since the beginning of the Affordable Care Act’s open enrollment period in 2013, the number of people…

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Insurance news announcements just got more affordable

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This niche market press release submission service has reduced its rates for a limited time. Live Insurance News has just announced that it is reducing the rate for its PR submission service –for 20 days only – starting on Monday, June 22 and running through July 11, for a tremendous savings on a broad spectrum of announcement and brand exposure. The already low cost of this PR submission service is on sale for $5.99 for only 20 days. While the full price of announcing insurance news through this service is…

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Arkansas hires ad firm to market its health insurance exchange

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Governing board hired ad firm to draw more attention to its insurance exchange The governing board of the Arkansas health insurance exchange, called the Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace, has hired an advertising firm to draw more awareness to the marketplace. The firm, Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods, was contracted for approximately $5.8 million over the next two years. The contract will task the firm with designing a new website for the state’s exchange, which will be used in place of HealthCare.gov and will provide consumers with access to the exchange’s insurance…

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