Recommended Resources for Insurance Agents


recommended-insurance-agent-resourcesWelcome to the InsuranceSplash recommended resources list. Here you'll find a collection of marketing services and tools from companies that we either use here at InsuranceSplash or we know well enough to recommend. 

If they're on this list, you can trust them.

Leads

Hometown Quotes - Best system for filtering and high quality leads. Might be more expensive but many agents have told us the quality is worth it.

Quote Wizard - High quality leads known for having excellent cusotmer service. Their leads are sourced differently than the other companies on this list so they're definitely worth trying.

Referrals

Rocket Referrals - Put your entire referral system on auto-pilot with an easy-to-use system that automatically pulls referrals from your book month after month.

Business Email

Gmail for Work - This is the biggest email company on earth with the best interface, deliverability, and spam filters

Email Marketing

Aweber - This is the company we use at InsuranceSplash. They're known to have the highest deliverability rates and we know from person experience that the customer services is excellent.

Domain Names

CheapestURL - Insurancesplash.com and all the other domains we own are purchased through CheapestURL.com. They're the cheapest and the system is as good as it gets.

GoDaddy - If you want the name-brand factor, and many agents to, you can't go wrong with GoDaddy.

Website Quoting

NinjaQuoter - These guys have the highest converting quote forms we've seen on our client websites.

Video Marketing

Fiverr - Great way to get regular video content for your YouTube Channel. You can always find something on here to keep things active and you'll never beat the price.

WebPrez - Offers a complete library of convincing insurance sales videos for agents to use on their website or to send to prospects.

Website Hosting

InMotion Hosting - This is the website hosting company we use here at InsuranceSplash. We used Hostgator for years until their service and product quality dropped off. Since moving to InMotion Hosting things have been much easier.

CheapestURL - Great for their Wordpress Blog Hosting Packages. With one or two clicks you can have a custom blog built on your own domain.

Website Tools

Google Analytics - The best website analytics system out there. It's what we use for InsuranceSplash and we don't know a good reason any insurance agent would need anything else. Plus, it's FREE!

Graphic Design

99 Designs - You can't find better graphic design for your dollar anywhere else. Graphic designers compete for your job. And it's the same price as a local graphic designer.

Fiverr - The very low-priced option for graphic design. Not spectacular, but cheap and quick and gets the job done.

Online Business Listings

Yext - They guarantee accurate and robust business listings for your agency added to all the major websites people use to find local businesses.  

Training

SEO60 - Our popular 60 day program for insurance agency local search engine optimization.

National Online Insurance School - Online training school focused on life & health pre-licensing training. If you're getting your Life & Health exam, check these guys out.

LinkedInfluence - The premier online training program for agents interested in using LinkedIn to build connections and generate leads.

FBInfluence - Great online training program from Amy Porterfield, one of InsuranceSplash CEO John Carroll's favorite experts on Facebook marketing.

Phones

Kall8 - Great for call forwarding numbers and 800 number forwarding. Affordable and reliable. We've been a client since 2009. You can also use them for digital fax services.

Promotional Items

The Manko Company - Avery Manko is the man when it comes to promotional products for insurance agents. You don't just get the tchotchkes anywhere but Avery's advice is priceless.