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You're losing great leads every day

How You Can Sell a Car to Your Customers' Neighbors

You're losing sales every month, and by making this one simple change you can put a stop to missing high-converting leads. On this week's Think Tank Tuesday, I cover how you can turn all of your sales into multiple sales by just following this simple strategy. And to ensure your success, …

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Added by Paul Potratz on August 4, 2015 at 2:01pm — No Comments

Discover Your Millennial Market

Millennials as Social Influencers: DO Talk to Strangers

Despite the instruction of their parents, today’s youngsters have discovered that talking to strangers may not be a bad idea. Now in their mid-teens to mid-30s, millennials have grown into adult consumers and discovered that the most valuable…

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Added by Joseph Little on August 4, 2015 at 7:41am — No Comments

Going the Extra Mile to Earn Customer Loyalty

With brand loyalty at its highest point ever, it’s time to take a new look at customer loyalty within your own dealership. According to IHS Automotive, as of the first quarter 2015, the automotive industry is sitting on a ten-year high of 52.8 percent in brand loyalty - mostly attributed to an increased…

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Added by Mike Gorun on August 4, 2015 at 4:00am — No Comments

Through The Looking Glass - My Journey From Dealership To Vendor - 1998-2015

The automotive internet world in the late '90s and early 2000s was still in its formative development and there was a feeling of discovery and creativity.  We who worked as Internet Managers at that time often took initial pay cuts to do so and faced the uncertainty of a position that…

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Added by Tom Gorham on August 3, 2015 at 6:30pm — 1 Comment

Discover Your Market

De-Mystifying Your Consumer One Demographic at a Time

The modern dealership faces most of the same challenges of other brands in a competitive marketplace. And although it might sound daunting to figure out how to connect with every consumer, discovering your market is critical to helping your dealership market more effectively.  Knowledge isn’t just power, it has the potential to sell more cars, so let’s dive in and discover your market!

You already know you offer a great…

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Added by Joseph Little on August 3, 2015 at 3:07pm — No Comments

76% of Women are Active on Social Media

Who Runs the World [on Social Media]? Girls.

It’s probably not a surprise to anyone to learn the way men and women use social media varies quite a bit.  While men frequently turn to social media for business reasons, women often feel more comfortable revealing information about their personal lives online, leading…

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Added by Joseph Little on August 3, 2015 at 1:13pm — No Comments

Why I Quit my 25 Year GM Job: My Exciting New Adventure into Online Deal Creation

How can it be possible that I would leave a job I LOVE after 25 years?

 

The fact is that I have always liked to be ahead of the curve and today’s customers are rewarding evolving dealerships that offer true Online Deal Creation with real perfect payment – where all that is…

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Added by Joe Orr on August 3, 2015 at 5:00am — 4 Comments

How To Make Better Use Of Visuals In Your Content Marketing

26 Ways to Use Visuals in Your Social Media Marketing

  • Have you noticed more photos on social…
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Added by Ralph Paglia on August 2, 2015 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Why Buying Social Media Followers is a Bad Idea

Reaching out to our potential customers today is not as simple as handing out flyers or placing ads in the printed media. With the emergence of the internet, social networks have become a unique and efficient way to keep in touch with our audience - and most importantly receive valuable feedback from them. There are several ways people consume social content, but probably the most widespread is through mobile devices.

People use their smartphones to pay, to shop, to keep in touch with…

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Added by Leona Zoey on August 2, 2015 at 3:00am — No Comments

Street Volkswagen of Amarillo Holds Grand Opening and Annual Car Show

Street Volkswagen of Amarillo will be joined by the Amarillo Chamber of Commerce and Amarillo Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to celebrate their move to Soncy Road.

Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150728/247695

The three day event will begin on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at …

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Added by Bradley Paschal on August 1, 2015 at 11:01am — No Comments

Take These Steps to Guarantee You're All on the Same Page

You spend a lot of time in meetings and discussing your strategies. On this week's Hard Facts, Samantha teaches you how to make sure everyone works together to reach your goals and ensure everyone is accountable.

Added by Paul Potratz on July 31, 2015 at 9:16am — No Comments

Leverage Your Biggest Brand Advocates to Increase Sales

In today’s fast-paced world, it’s hard for businesses to cut through the noise. Consumers are bombarded with advertising messages across all mediums from companies that claim they, or their product, is the best. Generally, these messages go in one ear and out the other.

 

So, how do you get the attention…

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Added by Paul Moran on July 31, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments

I’m not Anti-Social… but in this case I am.

I review sites for customers and prospect every day. The number one thing that drives me crazy while doing that is annoying coupons and obnoxious chat windows but that’s not what this post is about. I just saw an opportunity to say it again. This post is about linking to social sites you don’t…

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Added by Jeff Glackin on July 31, 2015 at 2:02am — No Comments

When is the best time to sell my car?

Selling one's car can be a difficult and strenuous task. Buyers will always want to believe that they are getting a great deal and thus worth the investment. The indisputable fact of the matter is that no matter what car is purchased, depreciation sets in as soon as the new owner drives the car off the lot. As soon as one becomes the first official owner of a brand new car, the car will hold a ‘used car’ status. Depreciation is inevitable. The average rate at which cars depreciate in value…

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Added by Jirakee jones on July 30, 2015 at 10:42pm — No Comments

Jim Ziegler Helping Edmunds Get Their Message Out There

AS A DECENT HUMAN BEING AND A PROFESSIONAL IN THE AUTOMOBILE INDUSTRY, I THOUGHT I WOULD TAKE A MOMENT TO EXPRESS MY PERSONAL OPINIONS OF EDMUNDS.COM AND THE THINGS THEY CHOOSE TO PUBLISH ABOUT OUR INDUSTRY.

 

For Many Years Now Our Friends at Edmunds.com have gone out of their way to publish a series of articles on their consumer website to inform Consumers that Car Dealerships are Scum of the Earth Crooks and that We Are Criminals. At Least, That's How I…

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Added by James A. Ziegler on July 30, 2015 at 12:01pm — 4 Comments

Joey Little and Jennifer Briggs Talking Lead Generation Strategy on Location at Feldman Automotive

 

@SocialLittleMan with @NextLevelBriggs Talking Lead Generation Strategty on location at Feldman Automotive…

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Added by Joseph Little on July 30, 2015 at 8:49am — No Comments

Using a heatwave to your Service Department marketing advantage

The heat in Ontario is up, which is where we primarily support dealer clients.

It’s every driver’s worst nightmare to have their air conditioning stop working during an August commute to work in temperatures pushing 35ºC.

Using the recent heatwave to our advantage,…

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Added by Byron Tyers on July 30, 2015 at 6:08am — No Comments

How to Create Better Content in Less Time

One of the problems most individuals and businesses face with content production is the amount of time it takes to create great content. Whether you’re a nutritionist trying to build an incredible blog, or a car dealer that wants to improve your …

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Added by Mark Frost on July 29, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments

DMEautomotive Named a Finalist for B2B Brand of the Year

 

DMEautomotive recognized by MarketingProfs Bright Bulb Awards for innovation and for pushing the boundaries of traditional B2B marketing

 

Jacksonville, FL–July 29, 2015 – DMEautomotive (DMEa) today announced that the company has been named a finalist for 2015 B2B Brand of the Year by MarketingProfs Bright Bulb B2B Awards. The Brand of the Year award recognizes a B2B brand, product, or…

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Added by Crystal Hartwell on July 29, 2015 at 10:53am — No Comments

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