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Car shopping destination Edmunds.com today released its January 2016 new car sales forecast, which predicts that 1,143,839 new cars and trucks will be sold in the U.S. in January for an estimated Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate (SAAR) of 17.5 million.…Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on January 28, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments
|by Dana Fornasar, Senior Product Marketing Manager|
We've been talking a lot about how…Continue
"ROI" and "KPI" are the longest sustained buzzwords in the world of marketing. They've been around forever and while they might fade for a short period of time from the talking points in sales presentations and blog posts, they always bounce back up with a vengeance. We're on the high-buzz portion…Continue
Added by J.D. Rucker on November 11, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments
Many dealers desire the knowledge to be better, improve their practices, and generate more business. It would seems that much like the bad credit customer who has all the DESIRE to purchase just lacking the ability, dealers have all…Continue
Prepping for a presentation on Call Center best practices and found a few questions that there are varied performance metrics measured...hoping to get some input from you Call Center/eCommerce Directors that may want to share.
1) How important is the 'empowerment' of the "BDC Director"? Especially with regard to input into the Floor Sales Process... what areas of opportunity lie in the…
How come everybody isn't using Google Voice?
Here are 15 reasons why you should be, if you're not already…
This may sound like a commercial, but I am just a fan and user trying to pass on the idea.
My hat’s off to all dealership personnel on this forum. It’s not easy to keep up with the latest digital trends and then figure out which ones make the most sense for your dealership. There always seems to be a change in the algorithms, or a new review site or social platform to master on top of your core responsibilities. To help make this easier, I’d like to invite West Coast dealers to an educational…Continue
Added by Dennis Colome on March 20, 2012 at 7:30am — No Comments
I recently wrote about how important it is to keep the NAP (name, address, phone number) the same across all local listing sites. Typically this isn't a problem, but if your dealership wants to use tracking numbers for auto dealer website, you usually won't be able to keep your NAP the same across the board.
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