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Added by Larisa Bedgood on May 3, 2016 at 7:01am — No Comments
Selling car finance deals online can be tricky. In an industry where face to face sales are usually the main way of selling a car it can be daunting for customers to think about making such a big commitment online. But with the internet being the place where potential buyers know that they get the best deals, customers can easily be persuaded to make a purchase. Here are some essential tips and tricks to help you secure more of those online finance deals…Continue
Added by tony croose on March 24, 2016 at 10:22pm — No Comments
We have finally found the magic potion for getting online reviews. Over the years, we have used several tactics to get online reviews. We sent out an automated email after each sale requesting an online review. It had a lot of text including a thank you and a request for a review. The email…Continue
Are you thinking of investing in a Recreational Vehicle (RV) so that you can enjoy long road trips with your family or buddies? Have you already started exploring websites where owners post their ads to sell RV online? Before you make the final decision to buy a vehicle that catches your eye, make sure it has everything you need. You have probably checked the RV model, overall condition, performance and other basic aspects, but does it also come with all the extra features that can make…Continue
Added by Linda Wilson on September 22, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments
Should I directly approach an auction house to sell my recreational vehicle (RV), or should I sell my RV online, or should I just let it stay with me forever? Do you often ask yourself these questions when you see your rig grow old in the backyard? It doesn’t matter how dearly you love your mini home-on-wheels. Selling a dated rig is the wisest thing to do, whether you want to invest the proceeds in a new one or save the cash. How? Well, you can certainly sell it on your own, or better, you…Continue
Added by Linda Wilson on July 26, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments
The Land Rover as true to its name and the features comprises the most durable Rover parts. Rovers are respected throughout the world for their off-road capabilities and reputation for its dependability and endurance in off-road terrains or climates. However, Land Rover can occasionally suffer from wear and tear and can require replacement of the parts and servicing. Especially for those people who drive their Rovers hard or compete in off-road endurance events,…Continue
80% of prospects are checking reviews before they even consider making a purchase according to the Ipsos Open…Continue
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The Automotive Advertising Experts show is hosted by Philip Zelinger, the President of Ad Agency Online, LLC.
Philip will be joined by Ron…Continue
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Car shoppers are 5.3 times more likely to convert to a lead when dealerships have positive, consumer-written online reviews. This conclusion is the result of a research study released by DealerRater and Dataium. Let's take a look at the details from their joint press release...…Continue
The Automotive Advertising Experts show is hosted on Blog Talk Radio and featured on AdAgencyOnline.Net – an auto industry networking resource portal. Philip Zelinger, the President of Ad Agency Online and host of the show, will interview Michael Wynns, the President of Automotive Resource Partner, (ARP) on Fri., March…Continue
Automotive advertising agencies and marketing consultants often leverage their resources to maximize the R.O.I. from their auto dealer client’s advertising investments. Since social marketing is powered by customers sharing their experiences online throughout their shopping, buying and ownership cycle it is logical that advertising agencies should rely on this viral media.…Continue
Just went to http://www.google.com/cars/ and was greeted with this:Continue
Added by Matt Tucker on February 13, 2014 at 10:55am — No Comments
Some interesting numbers showing the meteoric rise of mobile devices and why your website needs to be mobile-ready.
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Added by Chris Spohr on February 10, 2014 at 3:42pm — No Comments
In this infographic, you’ll learn if your website’s appearance really does matter.
Added by Chris Spohr on February 2, 2014 at 5:47pm — No Comments
I wonder sometimes where we lost our way in the car biz....People buy things from people they like.....from people who care about them. As we end 2013 we are more challenged then ever to connect human to human.
My Father sold automobiles in the 1950 and 60's. At the same time he had 7 kids in 10 years.…Continue
Added by Tim Elliott on October 22, 2013 at 4:41am — No Comments
For those keeping track, Google just recently made their second change to their Online Review experience in 14 months. These changes are important for you to be aware of as they have a huge impact on Google search results and how your business appears to shoppers out on the Internet. Below I have provided a summary of the changes and how they might be impacting your business. If you have any questions about these changes and how they might impact your business, feel free to email me,…Continue
This one isn't going to make me any friends, but I believe it wholeheartedly and feel that it needs to be said...
I was asked a couple days ago by two different prominent people in the industry the following question: Can you outsource your reputation to a vendor? I’m of the opinion that with a proper definition of the term “reputation,” the short answer is, “No.”
What is “Your Reputation?”
Merriam-Webster’s Learners dictionary…Continue