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Flick Fusion Introduces Dynamic Marketing Videos (DMVs) for Auto Dealers

Posted by Timmy D. James on December 2, 2019 at 8:30am 0 Comments

New platform offers cost-effective, fast solution for creating

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Two Supply-Side Metrics for Agencies and Their Clients

Posted by Jim Flint on December 13, 2019 at 7:30am 0 Comments

Two things to consider in today’s uncertain times.

Agencies should consider at least two key supply-side metrics for their clients that will help them elevate the conversation from leads:…

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The Wrong Way to Increase Service Revenue

Posted by Dan Beres on December 12, 2019 at 6:30am 0 Comments

In search of service revenue, dealerships turn to randomly scheduling service appointments regardless of shop capacity.

Or they take everyone that drives up. This can easily overwhelm the service department. It leaves customers frustrated and causes a LOSS in service revenue from…

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DealerBuilt Appoints Successful Finance Professional Brian Marshall as Chief Financial Officer

Posted by Michael Trasatti on December 10, 2019 at 6:54am 0 Comments

Grapevine, Texas, December 10, 2019 -- DealerBuilt, an enterprise Dealer Management System (DMS) for automobile…

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Who’s Got Next?

Posted by Jim Flint on December 6, 2019 at 6:59am 0 Comments

In a race to bring leads to dealerships, Facebook and Google – via YouTube, too—are next into the leads space.

On the surface, it’s more or less the right thing to do. Until you go below the surface--where it’s a fast track to competing and swimming with Autotrader, CarGurus, and…

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Is Mobile Service the Answer to Higher Recall Completion Rates?

Posted by Dan Beres on December 2, 2019 at 7:01am 0 Comments

Recall completion percentages have been increasing, but despite increased communication attempts, that increase is hitting a plateau.

 

A recent trend reveals that many vehicle owners are very interested in mobile services. Currently, the percentage of independent repair shops that offer mobile services dramatically outweighs franchised dealers.…

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Top 5 Marketing and Sales Tools to Help Your Car Dalership Reach Sales Objectives

Posted by Subhodip Das on November 26, 2019 at 2:00am 0 Comments

With proper marketing and sales tools, you can increase the profit margin of your business and also gain massive acceptance while adding value to your company.

While traditional marketing tools are still in use, digit marketing tools are seen to be…

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Posted by Jim Flint on November 22, 2019 at 8:17am 0 Comments

This could—more or less so – be the right time. Or now. Or turn it on now. Or off now.

 

Except it doesn’t work because you’re on again and off again.

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How to Take Advantage of the Rising Popularity of Video Marketing, Right NOW!

Posted by Timmy D. James on November 22, 2019 at 5:27am 1 Comment

You don’t have to look very far to see that Video Marketing is the future of digital marketing. Not only is it cost effective, easy to create and use video online, but consumers favor video on almost every…

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How about a Thank You Video via Texting? Very effective.

Started by Ken Beam in VIDEO - Multimedia and Video Marketing Related Discussions, including Video SEO, YouTube, Video Email, etc. Nov 17. 0 Replies

So imagine you stopped by a dealership last night & the next morning you received this nice, short Thank You Video via Text on your phone. I do believe this will indeed add a little "Wow" factor to the equation....... don`t you? Ken-*by the way....they came back & bought the truck after I sent this.#highlyeffectivemarketing #GuerrillaMarketing101 #KenBeam Continue

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Electric Vehicle is the Future

Started by Dwayne Jhonson in AUTO INDUSTRY NEWS - Discussions about Auto Industry, including dealerships, car companies and government, but not about suppliers (see cetegory) Aug 29. 0 Replies

What is Electric Vehicle?An electric vehicle, which is also known as an EV, is a vehicle that uses more than one electric motors or traction motors for propulsion. An electric vehicle can be powered through a collector system by electricity from off-vehicle sources or can be self-contained as well. Electrical vehicles are self-contained through electric generators (to convert fuel to electricity), solar panels or a battery. Types of electric vehicles include passenger cars (PC) as well as…Continue

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5 Ideas for car dealers FB page

Started by Kevin Lewis in SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING - REPUTATION MANAGEMENT - Using Social Media to Promote and Engage, Customer Reviews, Dealer Ratings, User Generated Content (UGC) Aug 6. 0 Replies

If you want to promote your inventory using Facebook, do it on  for car dealers or add a Shop section to your Facebook business page and list your vehicles there.Content is an integral part of Facebook business page. So here are 5 great Facebook post ideas for car dealers:1. Industry news, controversial topics, traffic & travel news2. New model releases/arrival3. Meet…Continue

Tags: smm, seo, marketing, facebook

Vehicle Subscriptions: How Many Consumers Are Yet Aware?

Started by Ralph Paglia in FINANCE and INSURANCE - Financial Services, Credit Issues, Using Financing variations to sell cars, the F+I Department, etc.. Last reply by Jonathon Coleman Jul 31. 1 Reply

Netflix for Cars?Most Consumers Unaware of SubscriptionsWith the growing availability of subscriptions for new and used vehicles in the auto industry, Autolist.com wanted to see how aware consumers are of this new ownership model... As it turns out, not very many at all! According to an Autolist survey of 1,428 current car shoppers, 70 percent of consumers have no idea that automakers…Continue

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Texting Program for media plus marketing

Started by jessica gillard in MOBILE MARKETING - Content and Apps for Mobile Web, Text Messaging (sms), Cell/Smart Phone and Tablet Apps, All Mobile Related. Last reply by Whering71 May 25. 1 Reply

Hey everyoneTexting programs are of great help to do mobile marketing and advertising in todays's world. Its so important for every business to do multi media marketing via mobile text services etc because its the best medium to reach out to the public. There are various mobile marketing agencies that are present, one of the best is media plus marketing, that ensures the best multi media solutions.Have a look at…Continue

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GM's big SUVs meet consumer demand that GM ginned up, environmentalists say

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Global concerns about climate change are not stopping General Motors from making large SUVs for U.S. drivers. GM on Tuesday rolled out the next generation of its big truck-based SUVs with more space and features. The 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban will come out in the middle of next year.

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Tesla shares rise as Musk says Cybertruck reservations hit 200,000

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Tesla opened preorders immediately, however, and allowed potential buyers to book the truck by depositing just $100, compared to the $1,000 Tesla charged for booking Model 3 sedans in 2016, drawing the flood of reservations and sending the company's shares back up on Monday. From touting the features of the new vehicle to taking a dig at Ford rival F-150 pickup truck, Musk has been tweeting furiously to boost sales since Thursday's launch. The billionaire has long been using his 30 milli

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Buying A Used Car: Your Complete Guide

Purchasing a used car from a dealer or a private individual can sometimes be a hectic task. The following are tips and advice on how you can acquire a second-hand car of your dreams. This comprehensive used car-buying guide is to guide you in the stressful task, of buying used car from both thee dealers and private individuals.

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Not only are Hyundai, Kia and Genesis growing U.S. sales in a down market this year, but the company is investing billions of dollars in new technologies globally that could allow it to leapfrog traditional competitors.

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The buy marks Audi’s second straight Super Bowl ad and the eleventh time it will appear in the game.

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Honda wants to create a vibrant, enthusiastic atmosphere for visitors to its auto show stands. Not so much for auto writers but for the real audience: future car buyers.

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