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Purists will say that using apps and dashboards like Hootsuite or Buffer take away the fundamental interpersonal relationships that are built through social media. By scheduling posts or sending them through these…Continue
Added by J.D. Rucker on November 17, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments
One of the most lively workshop sessions at the 2013 Digital Marketing Strategies Conference (DMSC) will be a panel discussion that I will moderate on Automotive SEO. I have invited JD Rucker, Ralph Paglia, and Eric…Continue
The most trusted name in live chat brings the top ten blogs and auto news stories right to you! We monitor industry trends, current events, and the auto dealer community every week to bring you the top ten blogs…Continue
Added by Stephen Jackson on November 16, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Google is constantly updating and revising its algorithms that affect search results. In fact, the only thing that stays the same is how critically important it is to your business to maintain a website that keeps up with the changes in search engine…Continue
Added by Jeff Wardwell on November 16, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments
The more times a dealer's VDP's are viewed by in-market consumers, the more likely the phone will ring, an email lead will be submitted, or…Continue
There is a combination of hope and fear in the automotive industry. On one hand, many dealers and vendors are really starting to "get it" when it comes to automotive internet marketing. Dealers are finally embracing the internet as the primary arena through which to market their dealerships and vendors are starting…Continue
It’s common to spend so much time trying to get pages to rank that we overlook the images we use on said pages. Sometimes, it’s just as important for a search engine optimization strategy to focus on a single image…Continue
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Automotive Internet Directors Jim Flint of the John Eagle Auto Group, Chris Forsythe of David Stanley Chrysler, Bear Goodman of the Holmes Auto Group and Bob Glasser of JM Lexus describe the sales impact of adding live chat to their dealership websites.
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Added by Aaron Hassen on November 16, 2012 at 5:30am — No Comments
AUDUBON, NJ -- The next Automotive Internet Sales 20 Group has been scheduled for Dallas, Texas March 19th -21st 2013. Due to the massive success of Internet Sales 20 Group Chicago coupled with the high demand for dates for the next 20 group, …Continue
Just wanted to share this news and my friends and fellow ADM marketing professionals. Team Steenman has been awarded the contract to handle this year's Portland International Auto Show at the Oregon Convention Center Jan 2013 Our campaign plans include new a website, video digital and social and of course traditional radio and TV ads, print and outdoor.
Added by Ed Steenman on November 15, 2012 at 5:11pm — No Comments
Just those three words evoke all types of emotions and…Continue
Auto/Mate Dealership Systems is conducting a survey about CRM and desking solutions. We want to know what the most important features are and what matters most to users when considering purchasing a new solution. We would greatly appreciate your time and help with this survey, which is only three questions and should take approximately three to five minutes of your time! In two weeks, we will choose one random entry from our survey respondents and award that winner a $200 Visa gift…Continue
Added by Mike Esposito on November 15, 2012 at 1:48pm — No Comments
Facebook has been working hard to come up with a reliant, profitable revenue stream for a while now, and part of that effort is their Paid Ad program. For dealerships that use them well, paid ads on Facebook can be a great addition to your dealership’s online marketing program. Here are some…Continue
Added by Ali Amirrezvani on November 15, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Mid-November Used Car Market Report courtesy of Black Book:
There have been numerous headlines in the news over the last couple of weeks that could create or be a part of a reaction within the used car market. First is a continuation of the effects of Hurricane Sandy, which is now being followed up with an early Nor’easter dumping cold temperatures and wet snow. This second…Continue
Added by John Sternal on November 15, 2012 at 12:51pm — No Comments
With the recent IPO, Facebook made several changes to accommodate businesses and their desire to market to the 1 billion users on this growing social media platform. As a result both users and companies will see an increase in advertising, including the newly released promoted posts. …Continue
Added by Kathleen Perley on November 15, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments
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Added by Ken Long on November 15, 2012 at 8:56am — No Comments
Are You Selling or Are You Buying?
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Tech billionaire and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says he is fed up with the social network giant and plans to go elsewhere with his business. He is sick of getting hit with fees up to $5k to get his message across to Mavericks fans stating on the Inquisitor, "We are moving far more aggressively into Twitter and reducing…Continue
Added by Ketty Colom on November 15, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments