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Fern Turpin Jr
  • Ottawa, Ontario
  • Canada
  • Turpin Autoworld
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SEO Basics... Have a question

Started this ADM discussion. Last reply by Jay Granofsky Apr 29, 2011. 8 Replies

OK, we all know that to be a SEO master, it does take time and training, and lots of trial and error. But I have one quesiton that someone must explain to me. Here is my problem. If you Google Saab…Continue

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Facebook Fan's - Whats the best way to get your customers as fans?

Started this ADM discussion. Last reply by David T. Gould Jul 9, 2010. 8 Replies

Well, the title says it all.  What is the best way to get our customers to become fans on our Facebook page?  Is it ok to offer something in return? (Free detail, discount coupon, etc?) Please share…Continue

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Background... Born into the business, my father started the company in 1949 as a Texaco station. in 1954 GM offered him a franchise in Gatineau. In 2006 we moved to the Palladium Auto Park which my father was the founder, in 2009 GM cancelled our franchise. We have since opened under Turpin Autoworld, selling used vehicles and have teamed up with NAPA Autopro for Service.
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How do I check my SEO?

Posted on January 12, 2011 at 2:09pm 7 Comments

OK, so we all know about backlinks, and keywords, and meta tags. We know we should have content righ sites, and make sure we are relevant. We know we need Quality back links.

So, we spend time and money creating all these things.


Other than seeing 100,000 unique visitors to your site (I could only wish), how can you see how well Google and the other search engines rank you, and how easily you are found. Without typing all the keywords yourself into a google search…


To Flash or not to Flash? HELP!!!

Posted on January 6, 2011 at 2:54pm 9 Comments

OK, so here it is. Our web developer showed me our new site in August. It was slick, it was clean, great graphics and I loved that it was not the same web site as EVERY other car dealer on the web. He tells me he has this new program, called WIX, and he can make great looking sites. So, he builds it. 


Then I start to read up on it.  Wix (As I am sure you all know by know) is 100% Flash. 

I start complaining that Google cant find me, and my web guy tells me its…



Posted on April 28, 2010 at 2:08pm 25 Comments

Ok, so i am new to this world of digital marketing. I keep hearing about having my own facebook page and a Fan page for my self and my dealership. Problem is, i need some examples of how to set mine up.

I keep hearing that i should not be selling anyting on those pages, but then i dont know what to do from there.

Any examples would be greatly appreciated.


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At 3:15pm on June 14, 2010, Brian Pasch said…

Send me an email with your contact information to and we'll chat.

At 3:45am on March 31, 2010,
John Weltz
Welcome Fern, this site is great for every aspect of digital effectiveness. Join a couple of groups. Defintiely check out charts & Slides.

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