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All ADM Blog Posts Tagged 'location' (11)

Not in My Backyard! How to Protect Your Turf with a Geofence

Most of the time the goal of a dealership's advertising is to reach car shoppers and convince them to visit your store. But what about the customers who are already in your dealership? You're probably thinking there's no need to advertise to them. If they're in your showroom, there's a pretty good chance you can close…


Added by David Metter on November 23, 2015 at 5:27am — No Comments

May the Phone Be With You - Why Mobile Marketing Is Taking Over

Have you ever walked down the street and all of a sudden had your phone alert you that you’re near a Starbucks or Walgreens, automatically displaying your loyalty card in Apple Passbook or Google Wallet? Or perhaps you have received push notifications from Waze and other apps that deliver real-time…


Added by David Metter on August 27, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments

Know Thy Enemy (and then take as much business from them as possible)

I'm about to discuss data, which means that many will stop reading right about now. Data is boring. Data is the ugly side of marketing. Data makes my brain hurt sometimes, but I continue to look at it tenaciously for one very simple reason: data helps dealers sell more…


Added by J.D. Rucker on April 22, 2015 at 4:00pm — 1 Comment

Top 3 In-Store Digital Shopping Myths Debunked

The new Google study reveals insight on the digital impact on in-store shopping. We all know that the growth of smartphones and access to online information has changed the way we shop in stores, but how is this actually affecting brick and mortar retail?

What they discovered:

Today's consumers are more informed than ever before. They want information throughout the shopping process, driving their use of…


Added by Josh Knutson on March 12, 2015 at 7:30am — 1 Comment

AutoMotion Integrates Beacons into its Mobile App Location Targeting Technology

AutoMotion’s comprehensive Location Targeting technology now includes beacon micro-targeting capabilities.


Minneapolis, MN – AutoMotion, the leader in mobile app technology for the automotive market, today announced integration of beacons into its Location Targeting technology.

The AutoMotion…


Added by Josh Knutson on January 19, 2015 at 6:47am — No Comments

How To: Handling The Showrooming Customer At Your Dealership – AutoMotion Webinar

Showrooming has taken over the automotive industry with mobile customers changing the way in which dealerships interact with consumers:

  • Are customers shopping your competitors right on your showroom floor?
  • Has your dealership become over-run with smart phone engaged consumers, and you…

Added by Josh Knutson on December 10, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

What Is a Customer’s Location Data Worth?

Geo-targeting and geo-fencing technology has been around for many years.

Some social networks use it and provide businesses with ways to show customers offers and specials based on their current location. However, for the most part, these are application-specific. An individual would need to download…


Added by Mike Gorun on August 26, 2014 at 3:00am — 2 Comments

Let Data Drive Pretty Much Everything in Your Marketing

First, a mini-rant. It will make sense why I'm starting with a rant before getting to the meat of the issue.

I was on the phone with a social client and their prospective search marketing provider the other day when I was blindsided by ignorance. It wasn't what I expected from a company…


Added by J.D. Rucker on July 20, 2014 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Update Your Dealership’s Address and Location Online Frequently

Yesterday I was on my way to a meeting at a dealership.  I had left the home office earlier so I can be at the meeting earlier especially since it was an 80 mile ride.  I was within three miles of the dealership and thirty minutes early.  I had never been there before I relied on my GPS as I always do.  The GPS that I use comes from my iPhone and the software is less than a week old as I just updated the operating system.

The GPS was pulling in an address from…


Added by Stan Sher on September 29, 2012 at 4:28pm — 2 Comments

Apple 'dropped the ball' on iPhone location tracking issue, says expert

Apple 'dropped the ball' on iPhone location tracking issue, says expert

Crisis communications pro blasts Apple for taking too long to explain tracking

written by Gregg Keizer

Apple's explanation about how and why iPhones track users' locations was too late, too little, a crisis communications expert said today.

"For a company that prides itself on knowing what consumers want and what…


Added by Ralph Paglia on May 3, 2011 at 4:36pm — No Comments

Location-Based Marketing for Auto Dealerships

As smartphones grow in popularity, advertisers are turning to location-based marketing applications like Foursquare to engage consumers. At Potratz, we have implemented location-based campaigns on social sites for multiple clients to encourage users to check in on their phones. Here are a couple examples:

Steve White VW Audi offers $15 off parts/service when people check in

The Bill Rapp Superstore offers a $10 NYS Inspection and car wash for every…


Added by Paul Potratz on March 14, 2011 at 2:05pm — No Comments

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