Business Changes Social Media Expectations…
Added by Ralph Paglia on October 5, 2010 at 12:00am —
I am proud to be a salesman, because more than any other man, I and millions of others like me, built America.
The man who builds a better mouse trap - or a better anything - would starve to death if he waited for people to beat a pathway to his door. Regardless of how good or how needed the product or service might be, it has to be sold.
Eli Whitney was laughed at… Continue
Added by Manny Luna on October 4, 2010 at 8:30pm —
My last post discussed how your reputation online, begins onsite. I mentioned that I would discuss things that your could focus on that would immediately impact your customer’s experience.
Here is one of the most overlooked employees in most businesses today.
There are many…
Added by Glenn Pasch on October 4, 2010 at 7:40pm —
Dealix Expands Certified PreOwned Center on UsedCars.com…
Added by Ralph Paglia on October 4, 2010 at 7:01pm —
When the customer isn’t right – for your business
One woman who frequently flew on Southwest, was constantly disappointed with every aspect of the company’s operation. In fact, she became known as the “Pen Pal” because after every flight she wrote in with a complaint.
She didn’t like the fact that the company didn’t assign seats; she didn’t like the absence of a first-class section; she didn’t like not having a meal in flight;…
Added by Manny Luna on October 4, 2010 at 5:17pm —
Have you ever wondered what the ROI is on being Awesome?
How a car dealership is perceived is everything. Customers have a long standing fear of getting the gold-chain wearing, oil salesman who is going to push them into buying without letting them decide for themselves. Pushing them to buy a car for too much money, that will break down right away. People are shopping online more than ever, avoiding coming to your dealership until the last…
Added by Katie Urbain on October 4, 2010 at 1:06pm —
Your employees send e-mails everyday but none of the e-mails promote your business! This is what WrapMail does FOR FREE, and we do it Continue
without changing any routines on the desktop. With WrapMail every employee and
every external email promotes your business and has links to your web-site
built in. ALL recipients of e-mails BUY CARS! There is no limit to…
Added by Rolv Heggenhougen on October 4, 2010 at 12:46pm —
Shrinking auto sales, profit margins and automotive advertising budgets have forced automotive advertising agencies to shift their investments from conventional radio, T.V. and print media to the internet and social media such as Facebook, Twitter, MySpace and too many more to list. Unfortunately, conventional automotive advertising wisdoms don't always apply on the Internet Super Highway. As a result,… Continue
Added by Philip Zelinger on October 4, 2010 at 11:14am —
By Eric Miltsch
Welcome to the world of location-based services. These applications are changing the way people experience everyday activities like shopping, eating, traveling, watching a movie or taking a picture.
Location-based service strategies include any application that has the ability to share an individual’s physical location, in real-time, with his or her online social networks. Users are rewarded with badges, stickers or points -- satisfying the… Continue
Added by Mary S. Butler on October 4, 2010 at 10:43am —
The 5 C’s of the Web and Social Media
In 1995 workshops about the Internet to businesspeople and spoke of the “5 C’s of the Web”:
- Communications. The Internet and the Web were technologies that were transforming the way we communicated.
- Connection. Being online connected…
Added by Manny Luna on October 3, 2010 at 7:04pm —
"Showroom Rap" Receives Recognition!
Earlier this month, we were thrilled to learn that Flash Point Communications
was honored at The 2010 SAMMY Awards in New York City. Each year, the SAMMY awards recognizes standout achievements in Social Advertising, Media, and Marketing. What an honor… Continue
Added by Scott Empringham on October 2, 2010 at 9:00pm —
California Lincoln Dealers Task Flash Point with Hyper-Local Social Media Campaign for 2011 Lincoln MKX
Newport Beach, CA – October 2, 2010
Flash Point Communications, a digital media marketing agency based in Newport Beach, CA, is excited to announce the next in their lineup of ground-breaking social media campaigns – the Best of California Road… Continue
Added by Scott Empringham on October 2, 2010 at 8:00pm —
We're surrounded by advertisements that desperately compete for our attention. Everywhere we look, we find ourselves inevitably drawn to images of scantily clad attractive men and women that are supposed to somehow inspire us to purchase products they endorse. Sure, this attention-getting strategy is popular. But, is it effective?
Sex appeal can increase the effectiveness of an ad or…
Added by Manny Luna on October 2, 2010 at 1:21pm —
Ford's Lincoln premium brand takes the wraps off the reinvented 2011 MKX crossover, a key piece in reviving what should be (but hasn't been) a real money-maker for the Dearborn, Mich.-based car maker.
Lincoln, says Ford's global product czar, Derrick Kuzak, now has a very clear strategy – sharp designs combined with cutting-edge technology. The MKX is equipped with something called MyLincoln Touch,… Continue
Added by Manny Luna on October 2, 2010 at 12:44pm —
Added by Ralph Paglia on October 2, 2010 at 12:30pm —
Added by Ralph Paglia on October 2, 2010 at 12:30pm —
Breath-taking Views, Stunning Scenery and Delicious Food
Saturday, 02 October 2010…
Added by Scott Empringham on October 2, 2010 at 12:30pm —
American Express is now Offering "OPEN SearchManager" Low Fee PPC Search Engine Advertising on Google, Facebook, Bing and Yahoo!
Amex Offering "OPEN SearchManager" Pay-Per-Click Advertising Campaign Management for Google, Yahoo!, Bing and Facebook... 30 Day Free Trial to help Businesses and Marketing Managers to test their… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on October 2, 2010 at 12:00pm —
Added by Ralph Paglia on October 2, 2010 at 10:07am —
It's not the end all be all, that's for sure. What? But David I've been to one of your seminars, I've seen all your webinars and have read your blog posts, you're a social media guy... aren't you? In a sense you could make the argument that I am, I do preach it, I'm passionate about it and I feel that every dealership in the country can benefit from it to one… Continue
Added by David Johnson on October 2, 2010 at 6:49am —