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Dry Ridge Toyota featured on the September cover of Dealer Magazine
Added by Crystal Hartwell on October 10, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments
I know…….it’s a pretty strong title for an article.
It pertains to a vast majority of car dealerships around the country!
Your own employees MUST hate doing business with you!
They take their own personal vehicles…Continue
Added by Jim Kristoff on October 10, 2011 at 9:16am — No Comments
I am still in love with this job, and I think it’s in large part because it’s about keeping an open mind and always learning -- I'd hate to be in a job that wasn't. Each time I’ve reached out…Continue
Added by Joshua Michael Friedman on October 10, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments
I have a strong sales and business background including working with companies to strengthen their IT departments, as well as creating solutions to minimize cost and maximize profits. I am a quick learner, and know how to develop relationships with new clients, as well as retain existing accounts and grow those into much larger accounts. I am highly motivated to take on new projects, sometimes several at a time if required. I am self starter, team player, and someone who…Continue
Added by Tony Antonucci on October 10, 2011 at 6:39am — No Comments
As I work with various dealerships all over the nation, I am still amazed at the kind of attitude that I find sales…
Added by Stan Sher on October 9, 2011 at 11:08am — No Comments
Each week I am involved in some type of training with dealers. The vast majority of the time it's in helping recruit and train new sales people to help round out a sales floor. But, every now and then I get to work with "experienced" sales people. Every session begins exactly the same. I discuss goals. When I do, you can almost hear the eyes rolling back into their heads. I begin by asking the same question - "What do you want to earn this year?"
Usually I get a range…Continue
Added by John Fuhrman on October 9, 2011 at 8:33am — No Comments
The Observations, Experiences and Opinions of an Automotive Digital Marketing Professional after attending his 11th…Continue
Information at your fingertips... literally. It's not just Google, but Yahoo, Bing, Wikipedia and hundreds of other sites that offer everything from information to birthday reminders and business reviews that are changing the way we think, learn and remember. We find information fast and forget it fast because it so easy to do.
I love the graphic below that shows the effect of Google on the brain. Thanks to Steve Olenski of SocialMediaToday (…Continue
People Talking About This
This metric gives you the total number of unique Facebook users that have created a story…Continue
Added by David Johnson on October 7, 2011 at 7:30am — No Comments
Is it just business or vendor client relationships? I have been told several times to not get emotionally involved with a client or vendor. As a firm believer in…Continue
For those that use Google AdWords for your auto dealer website, this is big news. After some testing in foreign markets, Google has announced that they are changing the algorithm used to determine the Quality Score of PPC ads to give landing page quality more weight.
Added by Ali Amirrezvani on October 6, 2011 at 10:41am — No Comments
Unable to attend Digital Dealer 11 in Las Vegas but still want to learn about the hot topics and trends being discussed?
so much at DD11 that my head is beginning…Continue
Added by Justin Braun on October 5, 2011 at 5:50pm — No Comments
Added by J.D. Rucker on October 5, 2011 at 1:28pm — No Comments
The conference has become the place to be for anyone involved in automotive retail on…Continue
Here we are again. The weeks are flying by and today I'll post my conclusion of the 15 Free Tools To Monitor The Social Media Sphere - Part 3. I hope that you found at least one new tool in the last 3 weeks, which was a "new one" for you, and I wish you and your endeavor "Social Media Marketing" success!
Here are my last five freebies:
Added by VJ on October 5, 2011 at 6:34am — No Comments
Added by Crystal Hartwell on October 5, 2011 at 6:00am — No Comments
Mike Martinez Joins DMEautomotive as Chief Marketing Officer
Digital Sales and Marketing Veteran to Drive Brand, Marketing and Sales Momentum of Automotive Marketing Leader
Daytona Beach, FL -- October 5, 2011 – DMEautomotive, the industry leader in science-based, results-driven…Continue
Added by Crystal Hartwell on October 5, 2011 at 5:47am — No Comments
The Publisher delivers ROI beyond the dealer’s website.
October 4, 2011, Dallas, TX: SiSTeR Technologies, a provider of applications and hosted services for the automated creation and management of multimedia marketing, today announced the release of their new application – the Publisher - as part of their 4DF video player that is currently published on over 5,000 auto dealers websites, major third party leads providers, Facebook and direct link from YouTube to…Continue
Added by TERRY GIBSON on October 4, 2011 at 2:50pm — No Comments
Dealers are able to save deals and customers on a daily basis when they receive mobile alerts.
Whenever a customer is mishandled on the phones…Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on October 4, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments
NewVehicleConnect™ is a program that sends a communication to selected new vehicle customers, offering an…Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on October 4, 2011 at 2:25pm — No Comments