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How Your Firm Can Use TikTok To Find New Clients

Submitted by Rachel on Wed, 03/10/2021 - 15:29

TikTok is the latest social media app to take over. The app allows users to share a short 60-second video. Many range from people dancing, cooking, showing tutorials, telling stories, or just venting about everyday problems. With hundreds of millions of users across the globe, your firm can likely benefit from adding TikTok to its social media marketing plan.

Legal Mythbusters 2: Electric Boogaloo

Submitted by sga on Wed, 03/10/2021 - 14:57

So many legal myths, so little time to bust them all. Welcome back to Legal Mythbusters, where we take a look at some common misconceptions of various legal principles. If you missed our first installment, be sure to check it out and see if you learn anything new about the legal system! Let’s take a look at some more legal myths and see what’s fact and what’s fiction.

Myth: Attorney-client communication is absolutely confidential.

Building a Paid Search Campaign for Employment Law

Submitted by Deanna on Fri, 02/26/2021 - 14:28

Using Google Ads is one of the most reliable methods of generating leads for employment lawyers today. Setting up an employment law campaign will be similar to building any successful campaign in Ads. You’ll need to set a budget and a bidding strategy, bid on keywords relating to case types your firm can handle, and optimize based on your results. Here are some tips to help you be successful with employment law paid search.

Pinterest for Law Firms

Submitted by cm on Fri, 02/19/2021 - 13:51

When it comes to social media, Facebook has been a key venue for many law firms, and understandably so because of its use and demographics. However, clever law firms should take advantage of the services and user traffic on Pinterest to potentially increase their traffic and lead intake.

What is Pinterest?

Pinterest is known as a digital pinboard. It is basically a website that allows you to "pin" images or videos to a page referred to as your "board" on the Internet. Images can be exchanged by anyone who finds your image by clicking a button.

What Your Firm Can Learn From Super Bowl LV Commercials

Submitted by Joe on Tue, 02/16/2021 - 09:13

Superbowl Sunday is probably the most significant unofficial holiday in the United States. People from different places, backgrounds, and cultures all come together for one night to socialize, eat, watch the NFL championship, and of course enjoy some commercials.

Most years the Super Bowl is the most watched program on television in America and the second most-watched program worldwide. This means that while on any other day the commercials may provide a perfect snack or restroom break, the Super Bowl commercials are a showcase of their own that many consider can’t miss.

Average Hearing Office Processing Time: 2019 vs. 2020

Submitted by kdm on Fri, 02/05/2021 - 12:28

2020 was a difficult year for everyone and there is no doubt that as a Social Security Disability attorney you are facing the effects of the pandemic on your business. However, there is a glimmer of hope to come out of all of the chaos -- the average processing time for a Social Security disability claim decreased 25% (502 days to 390 days) from 2019 to 2020. While there were less dispositions overall, it seems that the switch from in-person to completely virtual hearings helped to speed up the process for many hearing offices across the country.*