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Safe Travels: 3 Preventable Car Problems that Ruin Vacations

Part of the fun of vacations is getting to enjoy all the beautiful and unusual sights along the way. The key to all this sightseeing, though, is that your car…See More
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Learnings from an Analysis of 10,000,000 Car Shopper Search Queries

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Bill Wittenmyer posted a blog post

Multi-Tasking is a Myth

What’s the definition of multi-tasking? It's doing a lot of things at once, and most often, that means doing them poorly. In fact, research proves that multi-tasking is largely a myth; our brains are not wired to focus on multiple things at once.…See More
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Scot Eisenfelder posted a blog post

3 Myths About Loaner Programs

From a consumer perspective, access to loaner vehicles is a major…See More
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How to Proceed with a Radiator Repair?

What are Radiators?Radiators are an integral part of an engine's cooling system. They are basically heated exchangers that help regulate the temperatures of internal combustion engines. Radiator malfunctions in automobiles are common and it is…See More
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Top Considerations Before You Drive a Used Vehicle off a Dealership Lot

You don’t want to be stuck with a lemon when buying a used car. If you’re…See More
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Joe Webb's blog post was featured

A Sale is Not a Sprint or a Marathon... it's a Relay Race!

“When you get the customer in, you’ve got to slow them down.” This is a very common saying…See More
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Information: A Key Component to Increasing Sales & CSI

These days, the most competitive dealerships win the game by being…See More
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Top Considerations Before You Drive a Used Vehicle off a Dealership Lot

Posted by Hannah Whittenly on July 17, 2018 at 4:02pm 0 Comments

You don’t want to be stuck with a lemon when buying a used car. If you’re purchasing from a dealership, there are some factors that you should be aware of before agreeing to the sale. Here are four considerations to make before driving a used vehicle off the lot.

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A Sale is Not a Sprint or a Marathon... it's a Relay Race!

Posted by Joe Webb on July 17, 2018 at 8:00am 0 Comments

“When you get the customer in, you’ve got to slow them down.”

This is a very common saying that is meant to allow the salesperson control of a customer in the store. People feel by slowing a shopper down, they are able to make them go through the organization's road…

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Information: A Key Component to Increasing Sales & CSI

Posted by John Wingle on July 17, 2018 at 6:17am 0 Comments

These days, the most competitive dealerships win the game by being transparent and finding ways to quickly provide customers with the information they request.

 

In the not too distant past, prior to the Internet, dealerships had all the information and consumers had little or none. However,…

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How to monitor customer service

Posted by Thomas F. Jung on July 17, 2018 at 1:13am 0 Comments

Have you ever noticed that a single interaction between your customer service representatives and customers could make or break the relationship? At the time when your customers can jump over to your closest competitor, it is critical to identify these moments and try to avert…

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Dealership texting platforms: options and recommendations

Posted by Thomas F. Jung on July 17, 2018 at 1:09am 0 Comments

Staying connected with your dealership’s customers is strongly desirable. If you can communicate everything, things get done – fast. Especially today when time is money and customers are often impatient to get everything completed as soon as possible and as expected – or else they…

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Open Rates by Weekday: The Best Days to Launch Campaigns

Posted by Doug Van Sach on July 16, 2018 at 6:15am 0 Comments

Does the day of the week an email campaign is launched affect whether that email is opened? It does! And boosting your open rates ultimately increases response rates – meaning more ROI for your store.

 

In a recent study, we identified how dealers could drive ROI by analyzing on-demand email campaign…

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Service BDC Agent Staffing, Do it Right

Posted by Rob Canales on July 13, 2018 at 3:00pm 0 Comments

Many a Service BDC has taken a wrong turn by just putting a warm body in a seat.  Don’t make this mistake, your BDC agents touch more customers than anyone in your business.  Here are a few pointers to keep in mind when…

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Automotive Website SEO: Free Webinar July 25, 2018

Posted by Jon Hedges on July 13, 2018 at 10:56am 0 Comments

ADM members are invited to attend an exclusive webinar presentation on technical search engine optimization (SEO), designed specifically for automotive websites. Hedges & Company will be presenting the free webinar on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm EDT.

The focus of the webinar, Part One of a two-part series, will be on technical SEO.

We wanted to start with technical issues because…

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Digital Dealer 25 Early Registration Is Now Open! 

The Digital Dealer 25 Conference & Expo will be held at the Mirage Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. You'll have the opportunity to choose from over 100 educational sessions led by top dealership executives, trainers, and consultants.

 

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Getting more buyers to your dealership!

Started by Harold Pollitt in Uncategorized or Does Not Fit Into Any Pre-Defined Category Jul 12. 0 Replies

If this is what you need and do not want to spend a arm and a leg and do not like contracts, get in touch with me, we have the best platform out there, and MANY dealer referrals to back that up, not ones just written out, on their letter heads! We are 100% performance based!Continue

Twitter For Car Dealers

Started by Kevin Lewis in Uncategorized or Does Not Fit Into Any Pre-Defined Category Jun 27. 0 Replies

Hello all!Some useful info about whether or not should dealers use Twitter to promote their inventory. Continue

How Do You Define Management Competency?

Started by Garry House in Uncategorized or Does Not Fit Into Any Pre-Defined Category Jun 20. 0 Replies

Successful dealerships strive to recruit, hire, and retain the best-available management talent. Once that talent is on board, effective performance management processes must be in place to provide these yet-unproven (to us) managers with feedback on their work results and to ensure that they are receiving the tools and support to become high achievers. So I always ask my potential client-dealers to describe their method of evaluating the overall competence of the individuals on their…Continue

Can Artificial Intelligence Make Better Logos Than Designers?

Started by Hina Eni in WEBSITE CONTENT - How to Get Visitors to Interact, Engaging Content, Driving Increased Website Visitor-to-Dealer Contact Conversion Rates. Last reply by fast coode Jun 14. 5 Replies

This era belongs to the artificial intelligence because humans are quickly getting replaced by the computers and algorithms for completing the task. Considering the role of web design agencies in Dubai, they now face the challenges of creating best UI design based websites by using the phenomena of highly effective logos and stickers. The sites designing agencies now deliver the best websites by creating creative logos at…Continue

Tags: company, design, designinig, web

Las Vegas Casino Workers’ Union: Visitors Should Not Sexually Harass Workers

Started by Ralph Paglia in CONFERENCES, SEMINARS, EVENTS - Gatherings, Trade-Shows, Speakers, Offsite Training, etc. - Anything you go to outside the dealership to get information and contacts May 30. 0 Replies

Las Vegas casino workers’ union is calling on conference visitors to not sexually harass workersLas Vegas, NV - In a survey conducted by UNITE HERE’s Culinary and Bartender Unions of over 10,000 Las Vegas casino workers: 59% of cocktail servers and 27% of hotel housekeepers said they had been sexually…Continue

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5 SEO Tips for Auto Dealers Selling Auto Parts Online

Started by Jon Hedges in SEARCH ENGINE MARKETING (SEM) - Includes Organic Optimization (SEO) and Search Engine Advertising (SEA) Strategies, Tactics and Best Practices May 22. 0 Replies

For any dealers that sell OEM parts, tires or wheels online, you may already know the auto parts SEO process is much different than for the front of the house.Here are some tips to use on your own website.Tip #1: Understand the Road to Purchase for auto parts SEOThe Road to Purchase for car parts can vary a lot, depending on what part you're…Continue

Tags: automotive seo, auto parts, seo

WordStream Sold To Publisher Gannett For $130 Million Cash

Started by Ralph Paglia in SUPPLIERS - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly May 13. 0 Replies

Search Icon and Marketer Tool of Choice WordStream Sold To Publisher Gannett, Owner of Cars.com for $130 Million Cash DealWritten by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivanGannett on…Continue

Tags: $130, Million, Cash, For, Gannett

Why is it important to differentiate between mobile and desktop in SEO?

Started by Susan Daigle in SEARCH ENGINE MARKETING (SEM) - Includes Organic Optimization (SEO) and Search Engine Advertising (SEA) Strategies, Tactics and Best Practices. Last reply by Jon Hedges May 10. 4 Replies

Distinguishing clearly between the mobile platform and the desktop platform is of paramount importance when it comes to search engine optimization. More specifically, mobile platform has not just influenced the way businesses used to represent themselves over the internet but, it has entirely changed the concept of online branding. Now SEO experts…Continue

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