Coronavirus is shaking up business and consumer behavior on a massive scale.
Both the public and private sectors are scrambling to slow the spread of the illness and contain COVID-19…
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Twitter Says Promoted Tweets Are Working for Businesses, Including Car Dealerships...
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Added by Ralph Paglia on March 6, 2013 at 1:30pm —
New Report Shows That Discounts and Freebies by Business Are Creating Stronger Relationships With Customers Who Are Online Followers...
Seventy percent (7 in 10) of American consumers who follow a business or brand online… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on February 20, 2013 at 5:30pm —
Photos Posted on Facebook Represent 89% of the Most Engaging Business Posts, Including Car Dealers...
Last week I was using new social media engagement tracking software from…
Added by Ralph Paglia on January 27, 2013 at 11:30am —
Lon Safko - Noted CEO, Author of "Extreme Digital Marketing", "The Social Media Bible", "Fusion Marketing" and Marketing Consultant to Fortune 500 Companies Keynotes AutoCon 2012!
Added by Ralph Paglia on May 31, 2012 at 5:17pm —
One Year Later: How Google Panda Changed Our Business
Written by Matt Moog - Editor’s note: Matt Moog is the founder and CEO of Viewpoints.com. Follow him on Twitter @MattMoog.…
Added by Ralph Paglia on March 3, 2012 at 7:59pm —
CarChat24 announces Jeff Sterns as Vice President of Sales and Business Development
Palm Harbor, FL – March 1st, 2012 – ChatLead.com, Inc/CarChat24, a leader in 24/7 Staffed Auto Dealer Chat Support, and Dealer Chat Software as a Service, announced today the appointment of Jeff Sterns as Vice President of Sales and Business Development. Sterns joins the team in a leadership role and will focus on the continued growth of the overall CarChat24 business in… Continue
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As shocking as it may seem, too many dealerships have missed getting their Google Business listing claimed and updated by not handling the mail verification system that Google uses properly!
The photo above shows what the envelope looks like that will arrive at your dealership about a week after you claim your dealership's Google Business Listing and complete… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on January 29, 2011 at 1:59am —
Many of us have witnessed this first-hand, so it may not come as much of a surprise to lean that most businesses of all types, but especially those that sell big budget items, such as homes, cars and trucks An August 2009 research study shows that over half of all business professionals worldwide are using social… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on September 22, 2009 at 6:00pm —
Go to the following URL: http://www.google.com/local/add/lookup?hl=en-US&gl=US
The form presented at this URL will ask you for information regarding your dealership, like address, phone number, hours of operation, types of payment you accept and a description of your products and services.
You will then be asked to select the business categories that fit your dealership. You should type in… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on May 9, 2008 at 6:00am —
The Internet is getting to be old news now. This is our 8th Ward's e-100 issue
and frankly, not much has changed since the beginning. Dealers still grapple with how to report or measure Internet sales. Responding to online leads quickly and effectively is an ongoing challenge — even for the dealerships on the Ward's ranking.
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Added by Ralph Paglia on May 5, 2008 at 4:10pm —
There are many ways that dealers and ISM's can use online advertising to drive increased volumes of "self-generated" leads... Just remember this, learning how to become a good angler and eating fresh, wild-caught fish (your own leads) is a heck of a lot better than buying farm raised fish slaughtered a week ago, (3rd party leads) then shipped to a Safeway Supermarket (lead provider)... Digital Advertising may not be for every dealership, but those of us who have used dealer generated marketing… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on April 7, 2008 at 9:00pm —
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — The Dealer Services Group of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NYSE: ADP) today announced the introduction of ADP's Business Online suite of solutions. One optional component of ADP's Business Online, ADP's Buy… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on March 26, 2008 at 2:00pm —
On February 18, 2008 ADP announced the official release of their Business Online suite of dealer web site applications that enables dealerships to offer online dealer selectable vehicle purchase process components to Web consumers. These new ADP dealer web site transactional capabilities support customer-driven and dealer-controlled sales processes, providing dealers with a solution that lets consumers purchase their vehicle online, begin the process on the Internet and take delivery at the… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on March 10, 2008 at 9:00pm —