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Added by Larisa Bedgood on July 26, 2016 at 11:14am — No Comments
This Week in Social Media
News for the Week of July 25
Periscope Replay Highlights, Tweet Embedding, and Live Autoplay
Periscope has been busy adding new features, and users can look forward to checking out the latest, such as Replay Highlights, Tweet Embedding, and Live Autoplay. The new features make it…Continue
Added by Joey Little on July 26, 2016 at 10:21am — No Comments
It’s important to get your dealership…Continue
Added by Joey Little on July 22, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments
News for the Week of July 18
Improvements for YouTube Ads
Google recently announced …Continue
Added by Joey Little on July 18, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments
What are you doing on Facebook to provide value?
By creating a Facebook group, you'll be able to nurture the database that you already have, as well as increase the audience for your business. Your new Facebook group will give you the opportunity to get feedback on products or services, engage with customers, and build top-of-mind awareness.…Continue
Added by Paul Potratz on July 15, 2016 at 2:25pm — No Comments
What’s your website doing while you’re not looking?
This week on Think Tank Tuesday, I reveal the steps you should be taking to increase conversion and traffic on your landing pages, and it’s more than just a "Thank You" page. After watching this episode of Think Tank Tuesday, your website will be successful in no time!…Continue
Added by Paul Potratz on July 12, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments
This Week in Social Media
News for the Week of July 11
New Snapchat Memories Feature
The new Snapchat Memories feature is a way for users to save Snaps and Stories on the popular app, allowing them to create personal collections of favorite moments. Memories will show up right below the Camera screen, allowing for easy access simply by swiping up to open. …Continue
Added by Joey Little on July 11, 2016 at 1:43pm — No Comments
It’s no surprise social media continues to surge as a means of keeping in touch, sharing information, and comparing product feedback. Now, more than ever, companies are turning to video to reach consumers for one very compelling reason: it works. It’s estimated 71% of companieswill increase their video marketing budgets this year, and that’s because video has become…Continue
Added by Joey Little on July 6, 2016 at 2:48pm — No Comments
Did you know subject lines framed as questions get fewer open rates and replies?
Most people assume you SHOULD ask questions in your subject line in order to get more open rates when that’s not the case. You can also increase the…Continue
Search engine marketing is valuable tool when used correctly. But it's not the be all, end all of digital marketing. You need to be able to step outside of your comfort zone if you want to achieve digital marketing success.
If you haven't already begun experimenting with other tools; now is the time. The first tool you should start with is email marketing. Tap into your current database and gather more information about your customers.…
Added by Paul Potratz on June 28, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Hopefully you’re already convinced social selling has a lot to offer your dealership. In fact, dealerships that want to win in today’s marketplace will need to get social—and fast—if they want to keep up with the competition. In addition to building…Continue
Added by Joey Little on June 28, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments
News for the Week of June 27…Continue
Added by Joey Little on June 28, 2016 at 7:30am — No Comments
Are you testing your emails before you send them?
More than 80% of the population use smartphone and other mobile devices. Over 60% of people…Continue
Added by Paul Potratz on June 24, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
Words, both written and spoken, have been the primary form of communication for centuries. We use them to share news and stories, comfort loved ones and to connect with long distance friends.
Then along came social media, which almost instantly transformed…Continue
Added by Gina Reuscher on June 24, 2016 at 7:00am — No Comments
When dealerships are focused on social selling, they’ll be able to increase employee engagement, as well as boost their bottom lines. Most businesses already know increasing employee engagement is important,…Continue
Added by Joey Little on June 23, 2016 at 7:00am — No Comments
There’s serious hype about social selling in every industry, but do you know what it means for your dealership? Do you know how it can impact your sales, your employee engagement, and ultimately your bottom line?
If not, it’s time to take a look. There are several ways…Continue
Added by Joey Little on June 21, 2016 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Are you looking for fast and easy ways to speed up the success of your business?
This week on Think Tank Tuesday, Paul will go into detail about techniques you need to use to brand your business and become successful in no time. The first step? Ask yourself these questions.
Why are you unique?
What do you do as a business owner that is…Continue
Added by Paul Potratz on June 21, 2016 at 11:27am — No Comments
Comparing yourself to competitors in the same market...is it really such a good idea?
In this week’s Hard Facts, Samantha explains why it's not always ideal to compare your business to a competitor's, but how to do it properly in the right circumstances. Watch now!…
Added by Paul Potratz on June 17, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments
From tweets expressing their displeasure, to Facebook wall posts asking for additional information, increasingly, customers utilize these channels to engage and communicate with you.
Facebook realizes this and, as a result, has…Continue
Attention to detail can lead to fewer car accidents. In this week's Think Tank Tuesday, Paul explains how being dumped into an automated voicemail system can make it extremely difficult for customers to access your business.…Continue
Added by Paul Potratz on June 14, 2016 at 11:38am — No Comments