Added by Ralph Paglia on September 3, 2011 at 2:00am —
We take pride in our Facebook page, and we try to put into practice a lot of the good advice here on ADM and elsewhere, on the tone and content of our social media, with decent results. You can link to the page via our dealership web site (a new page opens when you click the "f" icon) and via our OEM site (our Facebook page is framed in there).
About three or four weeks ago, we noticed that -- unless you are already logged into Facebook -- you cannot see our wall any more. … Continue
Added by Joshua Michael Friedman on July 29, 2011 at 10:40am —
Added by Ralph Paglia on July 10, 2011 at 6:50pm —
Added by Ralph Paglia on August 16, 2010 at 1:08am —
I want to touch base on this subject “When to say NO” to a family or friend that is a member in the Vendor side of the automotive business. It is nice to have connections close to you to help gain information & ideas of upcoming technology they have to offer but do you have to feel obligated to purchase that product from them?
I have spoken to connections… Continue
Added by Jennifer Schrader on May 13, 2010 at 12:00pm —
Have you taken the time to view your site’s actual performance?
Or even your Internet Managers performance at that?
Let me ask you a few questions that may help you understand where I am coming from and where you can improve your habits as a Dealer Principal, General Manager or even as a Sales Manager.
Do you sit with your Internet Manager at… Continue
Added by Jennifer Schrader on May 8, 2010 at 8:30am —
I have a dealer asking about best website and DMS providers...
I have my opinions, but what do the "pros" think?
Added by Justicia Wroblewski on May 2, 2010 at 5:00am —
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Added by Matthew Cole on July 13, 2009 at 12:44pm —
Launched 19 websites in the past 6 weeks. Here are a few.. http://www.diersford.com http://www.briggsauto.com http://www.carfinderzplus.com http://www.hpt.com http://www.lehmanmazda.com http://www.npmazda.com http://188.8.131.52 - Later Today.. We'd love to hear your thoughts. Hit us back at email@example.com Who's Next Up?
Added by Matthew Cole on June 22, 2009 at 8:27am —
Added by Chad Polk on January 12, 2009 at 11:09am —
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 —
I wanted to share this blog with the ADM community.
Taking Control of your Dealership - is outsourcing ok?
By Len Critcher - President of ecar
Originally Posted on August 10, 2008 at 10:43 am on http://www.ecarlist.com/blog/
list begins the integration/training process with many of our larger dealerships, the number one issue we almost always encounter is the clutter of companies that seem to… Continue
Added by Blaine Twilley on October 3, 2008 at 8:42am —
In my last post I talked about what a Blog can do for your Dealership. I wanted to touch back and add a key point. I received a couple of phone calls and e-mails on this topic, so I thought I would go back and post it for the others that may be asking the same question.
How long should it take to keep a Blog maintained?
Once you have setup your initial layout, found your niche, and know what type of content you want to have on your Blog, you should be able to knock out… Continue
Added by David Lytle on July 23, 2008 at 4:48pm —
Here are some examples of the optional Ford Dealer Connection Premier Customization Service:
They utilize newspaper ads, internet specials, etc…They also have a body shop page and internet coupons.
Utilizing one of the new Model Specific videos (Lincoln MKX). Very SHARP! Also, they have internet coupons, Newsletter, newspaper… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on February 17, 2008 at 9:56am —
I would like to start this blog posting by suggesting that the Internet should be considered more of an environment, rather than a communications and advertising medium... An environment capable of delivering multiple forms of media through a myriad of communication channels. Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on January 17, 2008 at 2:00am —
Auto Dealership Website Visitor Survey Results from Over 5,000 Automotive Consumers
By Ralph Paglia
Since starting in my new role at ADP Dealer Services I have been contacted by… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on January 15, 2008 at 12:00am —