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How to Hurt Your Google Places Listings

I've written multiple pieces on how to properly set up and maintain your Google Places listing and account, but haven't touched on the mistakes you could be making, hurting your car dealership online marketingstrategy.


Here are the places where you could really screw up your listing if you aren't careful:



Added by Ali Amirrezvani on December 22, 2011 at 11:17am — No Comments

Social Media ROI; 'Dollars Off' Best Retail Facebook Keyword

'Dollars Off' Best Retail Facebook Keyword

The keyword “dollars off” in a retail offer-related Facebook post provides the highest user engagement out of 10 popular choices,…


Added by Ralph Paglia on December 14, 2011 at 9:39am — No Comments

Assembling Your Accessories Sales Task Force: The Accessories Champion

Insignia Group Blog

With the passing of legendary World Heavy Weight Champion boxer Joe Frazier, it leaves me thinking about what it really means to be a champion.  Smokin Joe Frazier, Big George, and The Greatest dominated a major American sport. But, that’s not all they did.  They were cultural icons and powerful businessmen. When establishing your accessories program in your dealership, you are going to need a champion…


Added by Ashley Poag on November 21, 2011 at 6:29am — No Comments

Social Media Must-Do's

The amount of "best practices" and "tips" involved with social media marketing can be overwhelming to say the least (and yes, I'm guilty of sharing my own).  In the spirit of KISS (Keep it Simple, Stupid), here is a short list of Must-Do's for dealerships using social media as a part of their online marketing efforts:



Added by Ali Amirrezvani on October 28, 2011 at 6:56am — No Comments

Tips for Auto Dealers to Avoid Email Spam Filters

It is so frustrating when trying to send a legitimate, valuable email to a customer (future or current), and have it be blocked by a spam filter.  While there are some auto dealers that do send emails that might be properly classified as spam, most dealers who have spam issues are sending real emails to real customers.  Their email campaigns are being inappropriately blocked by various spam filters.


Here are some tips to avoid the dreaded spam filter in your customer's email…


Added by Ali Amirrezvani on October 17, 2011 at 8:04am — 1 Comment

DrivingSales Announces 2011 Dealership ‘Best Idea’ Award Winner

Mary Catherine Curry of Rice Toyota Scion’s sales and service alliance strategy chosen by dealers as 2011’s‘Best Idea’; ADP | Cobalt-sponsored award presented at DrivingSales Executive Summit 


DrivingSales ( today announced that Mary Catherine Curry, Marketing Manager of Rice Toyota Scion, has won the 2011 DrivingSales Dealer ‘Best Idea’ Award,…


Added by Crystal Hartwell on October 12, 2011 at 1:32pm — No Comments

Automate Your Inventory Posting to Craigslist with Infinite Prospects



Added by Adam Ross on October 11, 2011 at 6:33pm — No Comments

2012 Toyota Camry; 7th Generation of America's Best Selling Car


  • Lean Design, engaging driving dynamics
  • Improved fuel economy; Hybrid achieves 43 mpg
  • Advanced safety and security features
  • New Entune Multimedia…

Added by Ralph Paglia on August 29, 2011 at 8:00pm — No Comments

QR Code Marketing Best Practices

Some of DealerOn's car dealer website customers are incorporating QR codes on their sites, though it remains a technology that’s still maturing.  While others in the industry have debated the benefits of using QR codes as a part of your dealership’s marketing strategy, I wanted to share some tips for running a QR Code campaign if your dealership is going to test this technology.


Before you start any marketing…


Added by Ali Amirrezvani on August 26, 2011 at 11:47am — No Comments

Stop, think & strategize for lasting results

Coming back from DD10 my mind is a buzz with everything I learned, saw & heard. Me & about 1200 other people are probably suffering from information overload. Now we are processing it all, dissecting the session notes we furiously transcribed, sorting through the conflicting messages from vendors & presenters, trying to figure out what information & tools we gathered apply to us & how we can implement them to do what we all sell more…


Added by Dara Moore on April 25, 2011 at 9:23am — 6 Comments

Humor Can Be Your Best Targeted Marketing Strategy

Illustration of crying tomato sitting on bus bench next to an onion

Humor Can Be Your Best Targeted Marketing Strategy


If the saying holds true that the shortest distance between two people is laughter, then it’s likely that the marketer who fearlessly goes for the jocular stands a better chance of disarming today’s increasingly knowledgeable and sophisticated consumers.

Case in point:…


Added by Ralph Paglia on March 5, 2011 at 4:03pm — 2 Comments

Social Media Marketing Best Practices Video

This is a fascinating instructional and inspirational video on using social media to advance your business operating, CRM and marketing objectives... 19 Best-in-Class Practices illustrated and explained. Turn up the sound, it has an unusual but very cool sound track!

Social media best practices are…


Added by Ralph Paglia on January 30, 2011 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Reviews & Reputation could cost more than you think


                 As I shop the Amazon store online for my son’s birthday gift, I start checking reviews of the products displayed.  I notice that on the description page for each item there are reviews for each item as well as an overall rating for the reviews.  It got me wondering how many people actually look for and read these ratings since we really don’t see them on car dealers’ websites.   I start seeing ratings like 79 out of 81 people found this…


Added by ANTHONY BARTOLI on January 25, 2011 at 8:14pm — 2 Comments

Basking Ridge/Bedminster NJ VW- Douglas VW says check out Stephanie Gallo picking up her 2011 VW Jetta 12/3/2010

*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.

Where else?


Only at

NJ VW-Douglas Volkswagen says check

out Stephanie Gallo picking up her New…


Added by Ken Beam on December 19, 2010 at 7:51am — No Comments

Flash Point Communications Launches Best of California Campaign

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 — No Comments

California Lincoln Dealers Launch Hyper-Local Social Media Campaign for the 2011 Lincoln MKX

Breath-taking Views, Stunning Scenery and Delicious Food

Saturday, 02 October 2010…


Added by Scott Empringham on October 2, 2010 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Top Rated CSS Editors Available Online

10 Best And Free Online CSS Editors For Web Designers

by Yogesh Mankani

From a long time, I have been using Dreamweaver and loved it very much. But I can’t deny the fact that online CSS Editors also provides quite a lot of features for a web designer and most of all it is free, easy to use and fast.

CSS is always become the best companion for web designers to create beautiful…


Added by Ralph Paglia on July 24, 2010 at 2:16am — No Comments

Best Dealership on the Planet

Some dealerships earn distinction among their peers, in particular, in areas of dealership performance such as sales, service or customer satisfaction. Very few dealerships, however put it all together as Acton Toyota has done.

I just saw where they won the awards for:

*President’s Award

*Board of Governors

*Customer Service Advisory

*Sales Excellence

*Service Excellence

*Parts Excellence

*Customer Relations Excellence

*Best… Continue

Added by Richard Hamel on March 29, 2010 at 8:36am — 2 Comments

Best Practices For Car Dealership on Hiring And Retaining Women


The statistics about the importance of women as a consumer are very familiar to…


Added by Jody DeVere on September 8, 2009 at 9:30am — 2 Comments

NeoSynergy Highlighted on WWJ Radio Great Lakes IT Report

WWJ Technology Editor Matt Roush with the latest on innovation in Michigan.

Check it out...

Added by Todd Ridley on September 4, 2008 at 12:39pm — No Comments

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