The web plugin is perhaps the number one most misunderstood feature of FEX Quotes. This article aims to provide clarity about the web plugin and hopefully clear up any misconceptions.
The most common misconception is that the web plugin IS FEX Quotes. While this is partially true, its not the whole story.
Our web plugin is just one feature of a much larger system and collection of tools.
The reality is most of our users do not even have a website and the plugin is of no value to them. While having a website is a prerequisite to using the web plugin, a website is not required to use our quote engine.
The second misconception is that by placing the plugin on your website, you have suddenly enabled our entire back office functionality to the world. Unfortunately this is simply not the case for both technical and practical reasons not the least of which is simple economics.
The web plugin is simply a widget that is added to web page HTML in order to have your visitors run final expense quotes.
The purpose of the agent plugin is to allow visitors the ability to see what the best rate may be and contact you.
The purpose of the IMO plugin is to allow your agents to quote the companies you support.