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When you think of the word, personality, you often envision an individual or person and it is hard to try to apply this noun to a business. After all, the word person is in the word personality. However, when we look at the definition of the word from Wikipedia, we…Continue
Gaining possible leads or car selling on social media are not easy tasks, but are what most dealerships, if not all, want from this marketing platform. We all wish there was a simple formula to follow that guaranteed…Continue
Added by Amanda Ryan on November 23, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments
Your customers not only have their own opinions of your business, but they can also influence other potential customers. How you actually run your business is certainly important. Just as important,…Continue
|by Melissa Mangold, Virtual Marketing Representative…|
Nigel Hollis ,Executive Vice President and Chief Global Analyst at brand research consultancy Millward Brown, and author of two books l brand tells us that Everything you do in business builds your brand…Continue
Added by Bill Cosgrove on October 28, 2013 at 1:51pm — No Comments
Businesses are increasingly recognizing the importance of having an online presence in social networks. Consumers have come to expect it and, whether you’re there or not, they will have conversations about you. Every year sees a higher percentage of consumers turning to business’ social media accounts for a…Continue
Added by sara callahan on October 24, 2013 at 6:14am — No Comments
Onsite Social Communities shifts customer support and…Continue
Added by Bill Cosgrove on October 16, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments
According to Jeff Bullas. "Social media is the amplification of humanity".
What is a Hashtag? You’ve probably heard about hashtags, and you may or may not know what they are, or how they work.
What is Hashtagging? Basically it involves tagging a word, series of words, video or picture by using a hash mark (#). For example, #BMW or #Ford. The #sign makes a searchable tag and allows users to search for a…Continue
In the business world, and in public relations, it’s not uncommon for customers to vent on social media networks when they encounter problems and feel the business is not interested in assisting them with a solution. The most famous example of a disgruntled customer is the gentleman who had his guitar…Continue
Added by sara callahan on September 27, 2013 at 6:53am — No Comments
Based on the observations made by Paul Rushing on the statistics I used in this post, I decided to take them out.
I'd like to…Continue
Previously I discussed the various ways to recognize if your brand is involved in cross-marketing. From the same vein, your dealership also has some…Continue
Added by Rebecca Kon on September 10, 2013 at 8:10am — No Comments
Recently there have been several articles posted about outdated and/or less than effective or ineffective (quick fix and cheap) SEO and Social Media plans being marketed to unaware and uninformed clients.
First of all if you are not…Continue
Added by Bill Cosgrove on September 10, 2013 at 6:00am — No Comments
Crafting a social strategy demands more than content. It instead requires photos, each helping to anchor a brand and its message. IMGY provides ways to accomplish…Continue
Added by Bill Cosgrove on August 23, 2013 at 1:37pm — No Comments
In the infographic to the right, Red Bricks Media has some content marketing lessons I think all dealers could learn from. Most of these tips are fundamentals we've been talking about in so many of our blog posts, and I think this infographic accurately gives a broad outline of…Continue
Added by Rebecca Kon on August 21, 2013 at 10:32am — No Comments
As the fall conference season approaches for the automotive industry, many vendors miss opportunities for exposure. Owning a public relations agency, my job is to maximize my client’s exposure to their audience. Conferences offer more potential customers for my clients, concentrated in a single place at a single time,…Continue
Recently, AutoTrader had Polk do a study titled, "2013 Automotive Buyer Influence Study". As it is always good to try to keep our finger on the pulse of the buyer, I read through my copy recently and have found something that surprised me a little.
The stat in question was this, "98% of car buyers polled stated that Social Media played no role in their, or had no influence on their…Continue
Added by David Sharp on July 25, 2013 at 3:39pm — No Comments
July 2013 saw history happen -- and it happened with flying sharks. The Syfy Network aired what has been universally reviewed as a horrible movie about sharks caught in a tornado that then go on a flying shark rampage. The show was cheaply made and had almost no viewers (including the actors that were in…Continue
Press releases are a great way to promote and disseminate information about your company. I’ve written many articles on how to write and optimize press releases to increase the chance of being discovered amongst the hundred or thousands…Continue
Added by sara callahan on July 10, 2013 at 6:32am — No Comments