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- Hear the latest advice and trends that make reputation management easier and more effective for dealerships.
- Attend workshops by leading social media experts.
- Learn from fellow dealers who are driving more sales through online reputation management.
- Get a first-hand look at Cars.com's all-new Dealer Reviews feature before our beta launch this spring.
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Added by Cars.com on February 25, 2011 at 8:54am — No Comments
Rat: Press on the bar, get some food.
Human: Buy or service your car at a dealership with a rewards program, earn some points.
One of the most influential behavioral psychologists of all time, B.F. Skinner, discovered in his groundbreaking radical behaviorism experiments that the rate with which the rat pressed the bar depended not on any preceding stimulus (as Pavlov had insisted), but on what followed the bar…
Google posted an update on their Adwords website regarding Conversion Optimization settings. This may be news to many dealers who run their own Adwords campaign so I am re-posting some information provided on their blog.
Keep in mind that conversion in Google normally tracks responses via forms submission, which would not include phone calls that are generated by PPC…Continue
Hi to all ADM members!
I just wanted to reach out to you all and remind you that the early bird registration for the 10th Digital Dealer Conference and Exposition is scheduled to end tomorrow - February 25, 2010.
If you've never attended, this is the must go to event for your dealership. This event should be attended by Dealer Principals, General Managers, Sales Managers, Internet…Continue
Added by Arnold Tijerina on February 24, 2011 at 4:13pm — No Comments
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Added by Ken Beam on February 24, 2011 at 5:00am — No Comments
This is a portion of an article titled Why the Automotive Industry is Shifting to New Media.
The phrase “New Media” is often associated with social media alone. While we believe there is more to new media than social, it’s clearly…Continue
Added by J.D. Rucker on February 24, 2011 at 2:00am — No Comments
Hi to all ADM members!
It's a great day to check out our speakers page on the official website of the 10th Digital Dealer Conference & Exposition as we've just confirmed (and posted) a whole slew of additional speakers including:
David Kain and Steve Stauning - Check out their…Continue
I have written before that I see a "Digital Divide" (see my blog) of dealers who "get" the Internet and those who don't. I have a challenge for our members to help us out with that--but, first, here's the background:
I read another post on another site today that made me think it's not just a "Digital Divide" but is also an issue like this: We have many dealers who are "urban" to the internet, seeing the benefits of websites, SEO, PPC, social media, reputation management,…Continue
Written by senior search strategist at LevelSet Solutions, 2011 SEO Insights and Tips is a quick read providing meaningful information
Unless a business model simply relies on traffic, an SEO partner needs to approach search marketing from a multifaceted perspective. The goal is not aggregate traffic; it is about increasing qualified…Continue
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Piscataway, NJ, February 23, 2011 – DealerApp Vantage, a software development company that leads the industry in mobile application (apps) design and development for auto dealers, today announced that the company enjoyed unprecedented growth in 2010 and its mobile applications are now used by more than 230 auto dealers nationwide. In just the first year of business, from January 2010 through January 2011, the company increased in the…Continue
Added by sara callahan on February 23, 2011 at 7:32am — No Comments
Anything you do in life is defined the way you position yourself. Your attitude and efforts contributes towards the outcome of the end result. Attitude is everything!
The longer I live, the more I realize that attitude is probably one of the single most important words in our language. Isn't it amazing that so many times we see individuals who have severe handicaps or who face significant challenges yet have a positive outlook on their lives and often…Continue
Added by Lizelle Landino on February 22, 2011 at 8:22pm — No Comments
What is a personal reputation? It's in everybody ELSE's head. You don't own it. However you try and shape it, you try and maintain it, and you try and make it your own, you will forever rely on others to host your personal reputation.
And the personal reputation of a ground-breaking person (Columbus, Einstein, King, etc.) is much more forgivable than that of a person who comes along later but has public issues (J. Edgar Hoover, McGovern, Nixon, etc.). And the Cult of…Continue
Hi to all ADM members!
Don't miss out on the 10th Digital Dealer Conference & Exposition being held April 19-21, 2011 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, FL. We've got a great line-up of speakers slated with many more to be announced!
Here's a quote from a conference attendee:
“I found DD9 to be condensed, engaging and…Continue
Added by Arnold Tijerina on February 22, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments
I appreciate that the individual who posted that chose to do the right thing and pull it off this site.
His readily apparent intimation is that these extraordinary individuals were featured only because of their sex and physical attributes. It was more than a mere observation, it is sexist, misogynistic, and wrong.
His “What's Up with ADM's Featured Members this Morning?” is flat calling into question why these women are featured and that they only merit posting because of…Continue
In keeping with the home page design of featuring great women in the automotive business, I am pleased to announce that Erin Touponse will be addressing the entire Boot Camp audience on Sunday Night, April 17th.
Erin Touponse is the Director of Communications for the Harte Auto Group…Continue
Added by Brian Pasch on February 22, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Can anybody assist me in getting a good response to a lead to a vehicle that has already been sold out of my inventory?
I get a lot of these and my response is okay, but I am looking for something more substantial.
Thanks for you help.
Added by Scott Fitzgerald on February 22, 2011 at 9:48am — No Comments
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Added by Ken Beam on February 22, 2011 at 8:47am — No Comments