Automotive Marketing on Facebook creates the possibility to build relationships in your local community. We say that “Facebook is a cocktail party” and urge dealerships treat it as such. It is important to build the number of likes that your public page has, but that doesn’t mean that you have to do it on your own.
Creating social relationships with other businesses such as restaurants, not-for-profits, colleges and other local businesses and…
Added by Paul Potratz on December 1, 2010 at 10:00am —
You may be surprised to know that the biggest mistake you can make when shopping is to shop the 'best' or 'lowest' priced products. That's right! Buyers mistakingly use price to drive their buying decisions - this is referred to as the price myth and retailers have used the lowest price hook for years to drive traffic to their stores and websites. The single biggest shopping mistake a consumer can make is to base the decision to shop or buy solely on price and I should know as I have… Continue
Added by Grant Cardone on November 30, 2010 at 2:28pm —
LinkedIn has joined the ranks of Facebook, Twitter, and countless other social networks by letting publishers add a Share button to content. With this tool, auto dealers can easily share articles, specials, and more on LinkedIn, where millions of professionals use their accounts to network with others. This button provides yet another tool for automotive social media…
Added by Paul Potratz on November 30, 2010 at 9:48am —
AdAgencyOnline.Net, a nationally recognized automotive advertising resource / networking portal, announced that they will reviewing a respected auto industry focused Internet marketing platform, AutoRevo, on their blog talk radio station WAAOL, All Automotive Advertising News All The Time. Philip Zelinger, the President of Ad Agency Online, L.L.C. and the host of WAAOL, will… Continue
Added by Philip Zelinger on November 30, 2010 at 9:13am —
*NJ VW - More & more New Jersey Volkswagen Fans are coming to Summit to experience the pleasure of doing business with us. Stop by 491 Morris Ave. in Summit & see what all the hype is about. You`ll be glad you did.
NJ VW-Douglas Volkswagen says check out Brian Rolwood picking up his New…
Added by Ken Beam on November 30, 2010 at 5:00am —
The Death of the… Continue
Added by Tim Jennings on November 29, 2010 at 10:00am —
NJ BMW- Watch Ken Beam show you a 2005 BMW 330ci Convertible at
Douglas VW in Summit NJ 11/29/10! *So stop by 491 Morris Ave. in Summit
& take this gorgeous B`mer for a spin! *You`re gonna love it! This
is an excellent offer! *Don`t wait!
Call the Douglas VW Sales Team at
908-277-3300 & ask for the Internet Department. *Be sure to check us
out at… Continue
Added by Ken Beam on November 29, 2010 at 6:00am —
Top 10 social media tools - Generation Y
Added by Ralph Paglia on November 28, 2010 at 11:34pm —
Written by Lee Odden…
Added by Ralph Paglia on November 28, 2010 at 11:07pm —
Social Media Marketing Types To Avoid; 14 Categories of Service Providers to Stay Away From!…
Added by Ralph Paglia on November 27, 2010 at 3:00pm —
Good News… I am seeing and hearing a lot more dealers thinking about using microsites and landing pages.
Bad News… I don't hear a lot about the strategy behind their use or what they intend to use them for.…
Added by Larry Bruce on November 27, 2010 at 10:32am —
My first job in the car business was working for this crazy family who owned 2 dealerships. The patriarch of the family had immigrated from Europe and loved talking to his customers. He would turn on the “Swiss Country Gentleman” shtick and they would eat it up like ugly girls asked to the Prom. He even had commercials on late-night local TV using the same persona telling everyone that “Our salesmen don’t work on commission”. This brought a lot of people into the store and they… Continue
Added by Kathi Kruse on November 26, 2010 at 9:00am —
Facebook Is Bad for the Web, FCC Is Bad for Smartphones
BY Kit Eaton
Facebook is bad for the web, argues one man who should really know: Tim Berners-Lee, who invented the web. Meanwhile Verizon's arguing…
Added by Manny Luna on November 25, 2010 at 11:30pm —
One year ago Ralph and I went on a rant about inventory on Twitter.
Great to see where we were and where we are now.
Chewing on the post from last year now with sweet tea.
Not in the stream though right?
So now I get it and it is part of our platform. What a difference a year makes.…
Added by Kim Clouse on November 24, 2010 at 9:00pm —
Video, video, everywhere vehicle video.… Continue
Added by Justin Duff on November 24, 2010 at 12:00pm —
Over the past year we at VinSolutions have accomplished a lot. We have grown at a rate of 672% to become the 33rd fastest-growing software company today as ranked by Inc 500/5000 Magazine. We have expanded again and have grown into more office space due to all the new… Continue
Added by Randell Horn on November 24, 2010 at 10:34am —
Dale Pollak has begun recording his webinars. Access them at your convenience here: http://www.vauto.com/company/news-resources/webinars.aspx
Added by Ed Brooks on November 24, 2010 at 8:56am —
Added by Ken Beam on November 24, 2010 at 6:36am —
The following chart displays the relative market share of automotive consumer website traffic by manufacturer in the United States.
Added by Ralph Paglia on November 23, 2010 at 3:32pm —
Automotive Dealers looking to connect with Car Buyers using Email Marketing or Social Media Marketing might want to take a look at Facebook’s "Modern Continue
Messaging System." This new Messaging Platform uses @facebook.com
addresses to allow users to send messages to people using conventional
e-mail and Facebook urges that their new messaging system is…
Added by Paul Potratz on November 23, 2010 at 1:38pm —