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Every few months, marketers around the blogosphere start the next batch of chants that search engine optimization is dying or dead. It's like clockwork; Google makes a change, their pages rank poorly, they declare that the party's over. I think I've written about the topic at least once a year since 2008.
Added by Ralph Paglia on December 1, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments
When most people think of an automobile dealership, their minds normally present images of cheesy commercials, pushy salesmen, gigantic “gorilla” inflatable balloons, and someone dressed as a mascot telling them to come spend their entire tax refund on their cars. However, by just taking the time to explore other…Continue
Added by Dmitriy Goroshin on November 30, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments
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With over 75 million users, over 6000 photo uploads in the last minute, over 72,000 photos tagged with jump, and over 3 million photos geo-tagged this month. Flickr is quickly becoming an extremely important digital marketing tool because it allows your dealership to market your inventory and brand…Continue
Added by Jason Parman on November 30, 2012 at 12:33pm — No Comments
Most of the articles I write are directed toward dealership senior managers or toward managers within specific departments. My content today is directed at all dealership department managers…or, rather, to those department managers who have a major sales responsibility. And guess what? Once again I’m going to talk about what’s not happening that should be happening in your department.
I am surprised by how few dealership departments have developed…Continue
Added by Garry House on November 30, 2012 at 9:08am — No Comments
If you weren’t able to make it out to the 13th Digital Dealer Conference, you’re in luck! The Digital Dealer Conference & Exposition is going virtual December 5-11. In that time, you can check out the vendor programs and services as seen in the 13th Digital Dealer Exhibit Hall, and view DD13 sessions wherever you have internet access.
We at the re:member group will have a virtual exhibit there – just click on us in the Exhibitors…Continue
Added by Will Michaelson on November 30, 2012 at 8:54am — No Comments
A Facebook username is essentially your domain name on Facebook. For instance, ours is Facebook.com/Wikimotive. Much like your actual website domain name, your Facebook username is best when it is just your brand name. Snagging this username (and the accompanying vanity URL) is an important part of your …Continue
Added by Troy Young on November 30, 2012 at 6:17am — No Comments
It was the 2011 Driving Sales Executive Summit when I was asked by Joe Webb to participate in a debate about Twitter followers. I had around 100,000 followers at the time and he wanted me to argue for the side of quantity being more important than quality.…Continue
Added by Troy Young on November 29, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments
1.13.13 I’m counting down the days. If you know what I’m talking about, then you’re probably a Chevy Man -- or Gal.
1.13.13 is the reveal date for the seventh-generation Corvette.…Continue
Added by Connie Keane on November 29, 2012 at 12:45pm — No Comments
I absolutely love the video below. It isn't that it's so useful that people will love it; as used car buying tips go, it's rather light on real zingers or anything outside of common knowledge. It isn't the production quality; this is a well-made video, but nothing outstanding compared to other motion graphics.
The thing that makes this…Continue
Added by J.D. Rucker on November 29, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments
Small businesses, especially ones that operate locally or regionally, need to be on social media. I don’t think anyone disputes this anymore; it is so true that it has become axiomatic. The problem comes from businesses not knowing what to do once they’re on social media. We’ve published guides here and you can find hundreds (heck, probably thousands)…Continue
Added by Timothy Martell on November 29, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments
ActivEngage was honored with another award earlier this week, the Tech 200. Each year, information services company Lead411 compiles a list of the top revenue-producing startups in technology. This year’s list ranks companies…Continue
Added by Ketty Colom on November 29, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments
Think about this….How often do you readjust your business model? Unfortunately, there are some dealers that are…Continue
Added by Shawn Clos on November 28, 2012 at 8:30pm — No Comments