Added by Andy Warner on October 28, 2008 at 10:30am —
Just finished the new website come check it out...http://www.carfam.com
This site for the people in the Auto Industry and Consumers to make all of our lives easier when searching information on cars.
Added by RAZ on October 28, 2008 at 7:04am —
AdagencyOnline.Net will be conducting a review of an email based automotive advertising application seeking “preferred vendor” status on their free automotive advertising resource / networking portal.
The approval process starts with a preliminary interview on the site’s blog talk radio station, “WAAOL, All Automotive Advertising News All The Time.” Ken Schwartz, the CEO of CityTwist,
was invited to speak with… Continue
Added by Philip Zelinger on October 27, 2008 at 1:42pm —
AdagencyOnline.Net has added another respected automotive advertising expert to their scheduled interviews on the site’s blog talk radio station, “WAAOL, All Automotive Advertising News All The Time.”
Michael R. Spadafore, Global Director, Consumer and Commercial Marketing for R.L.Polk & Co., will discuss their unique lead scoring system with Philip Zelinger, the President of Ad… Continue
Added by Philip Zelinger on October 26, 2008 at 3:00pm —
In the sea of boring static banners, stale color schemes, and poorly written marketing messages, it is becoming more clear that dealers who are prepared to showcase their stores with video are standing out in the crowd. Most dealers would agree, if you’re a halfway decent operation you already have compelling TV spots you’ve used to brand your store locally for years. Why not utilize those same assets coupled with the power of the internet to help drive more qualified internet… Continue
Added by Ron Harber on October 24, 2008 at 4:00pm —
Chrysler LLC is overhauling its approach to online marketing and will begin rolling out its new strategy to its dealers in the next couple of weeks. Dealers will pay 40% - 60% less than the market price for leads and websites under the new program. The strategy also will integrate all of Chrysler's and its dealers' online marketing efforts. -… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on October 24, 2008 at 7:30am —
An estimated 14,000 women gathered at the nonprofit, nonpartisan conference WeEmpower Women’s Conference held in the Long Beach Arena in Southern California yesterday along with myself. The event, which began 22 years ago as a government initiative for female small business owners and working professionals, has grown into the largest woman’s forum of its kind in the United States.
California First Lady Maria Shriver shaped this year’s… Continue
Added by Jody DeVere on October 23, 2008 at 9:00pm —
Philip Zelinger, the President of Ad Agency Online, L.L.C. and host of the free automotive advertising resource portal – www.adagencyonline.net – has scheduled a review of Dealer.Com on the site’s blog talk radio station, “WAAOL, All Automotive Advertising News All The Time.”
Mike DeCecco, the Director of Industry Relations for Dealer.Com, will be… Continue
Added by Philip Zelinger on October 23, 2008 at 4:08pm —
Added by Andy Warner on October 23, 2008 at 8:00am —
I was working in the Aircraft industry for years. The industry pays well as aircraft parts produce large profits. Then came 9/11/2001 the industry as a whole took a major hit. I made it until 2003 before my number came up.I was laid off. I could not make the money I did outside of the aircraft industry with the skills I had.
My wife and kids were out of town when I was laid off. I decided I wanted to get into sales because I thought If I hustled I could make the type of money I needed to… Continue
Added by Stanley Esposito on October 23, 2008 at 7:30am —
A friend sent this to me this morning, we try to encourage each other daily. I think it is appropriate for this industry and for those that are striving to be leaders in their companies, dealership or department...Strive for greatness!...Enjoy!
From Inc.com, StartUp Blog
October 21, 2008
How Great Leaders Thrive in Tough Times
Posted by DAVID MAMMANO at 11:32 AM
Chester Arthur, who served as President of the United States from 1881 to 1885, will never… Continue
Added by Bruce Cerbone on October 23, 2008 at 7:16am —
I use one Third party Lead generator Going to expand to two at the end of the month of November along with a Dealer.Com Marketing Package with ChryslerDigital. I have watched surrounding dealers chase The Hondas The Toyotas and everything thats getting hits on the 3rd Party providers but by the time they get thier inventory upto where they thought they needed The popular Vehicles change. they dont have a problem selling thier inventory but Ive watched what they figured would be a 10 day unit… Continue
Added by Bob Snow on October 22, 2008 at 9:46pm —
is recognized by automotive advertising agencies and auto dealers as a leading provider of eMarketing solutions for the automotive industry. Many of the affiliated automotive advertising agencies and auto dealer clients of Ad Agency Online, L.L.C.
that support the free automotive advertising resource portal – www.adagencyonline.net – already consider Dealer.Com. a vendor of choice. The widely shared… Continue
Added by Philip Zelinger on October 22, 2008 at 4:37pm —
Automotive advertising agencies are being invited to share best practices and solve common problems on the blog talk radio station “WAAOL, All Automotive Advertising News All The Time.” The station is featured on AdAgencyOnline.Net as an added value to site visitors. The automotive advertising site was launched at the NADA Convention in San Francisco in February of 2008 and WAAOL was added… Continue
Added by Philip Zelinger on October 21, 2008 at 3:30pm —
Outsourcing automotive technology services is a vast occurrence across the automotive digital marketing space. The reasons vary, but the majority of reasons surround two main points: knowledge and time. The majority of dealerships do not think they have the knowledge and expertise to market to their online customers and they do not think they have the time to manage their online marketing system. After all, both reasons help define outsourcing (insert link for outsourcing).
(Both are… Continue
Added by Andy Warner on October 21, 2008 at 9:00am —
I am the editor of headlightblog.com
, which covers digital automotive insights and trends from Razorfish. We launched the blog in April 2008 as a way to showcase all of the digital automotive expertise that resides within the agency. Contributors include Shiv Singh, VP, Social Media, Terry Walter, VP, Emerging Media, Matt Greitzer, VP and Global Discipline Lead of Search Marketing, and many more of my talented colleagues.
During October I… Continue
Added by M.S. Butler on October 20, 2008 at 12:32pm —
Automotive advertising agencies that recognize that they “don’t know what they don’t know” have been tuning into blog talk radio station “WAAOL, All Automotive Advertising News All The Time” to find out
. The blog talk radio station is featured on AdAgencyOnline.Net and has gained popularity in the automotive advertising community since it was introduced at the NADA Convention in San Francisco in February of 2008.…
Added by Philip Zelinger on October 20, 2008 at 12:09pm —
A well-tuned Google Adwords (PPC) campaign is extremely effective in generating car sales leads. Pay per click advertising, when combined with a good landing page, can deliver an excellent ROI. Google display and banner ads, even when they are not clicked, can also increase brand awareness in your local market. If you are not using Google Adwords, you are making your competitors very happy.
During difficult economic times, everyone is evaluating their spending, so I thought I would… Continue
Added by Brian Pasch on October 19, 2008 at 11:30am —
It seems that almost everyone who is involved with using digital marketing strategies to sell more cars and trucks gets excited when they discover something useful that may have previously been hidden... The proverbial "Secret Sauce"! Well, back when I came on board at ADP, the Omniture SiteCatalyst analytics team at BZ Results sent me a link to an online training… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on October 18, 2008 at 6:00pm —
AdAgencyOnline.Net is a free automotive advertising resource / networking portal sharing best practices and new Internet based automotive advertising applications and vendors with site visitors. EveryCarlisted.Com
is a free inventory based automotive advertising web site with a growing number of dealer inventories posted on their site. The “free” service extended by both AdAgencyOnline.Net and… Continue
Added by Philip Zelinger on October 17, 2008 at 5:30pm —