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Latest stats on Smartphone usage

Great study by ExactTarget on the types of features used by Smartphone owners in the U.S.

Text messaging (SMS) is the most popular, with 38% doing constantly throughout the day vs. 31% using voice and 29% using email constantly.  Overall, over 90% of Smartphone owners use SMS weekly and only 3% never use SMS.

Used on a daily basis:

SMS 77%

Email 66%

Internet 59%

Facebook 50%

Branded Apps 25%

Twitter 15% (74% never use…

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Added by Stan Bradbury on June 30, 2011 at 1:08pm — No Comments

The Benefits of SMS Marketing for Your Auto Dealership

Among the many methods of digital automotive advertising, mobile phones are emerging as one of the most effective devices to promote your dealership. But not all mobile phones are created equal.

While SMS marketing capitalizes on text messages to propel its campaigns, another platform for mobile marketing is gaining popularity. I’m talking about smartphones. IDC’s 49.2% market growth prediction for 2011 shows that smartphones such as the iPhone, Android, BlackBerry, etc, are…

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Added by Paul Potratz on April 4, 2011 at 12:33pm — 2 Comments


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Going Mobile: Messaging Can Take Sales to Another Level

As more and more consumers use smart phones and iPods® for both business and personal use, technology – yet again – has offered both automotive direct and customer retention marketing managers yet another avenue to reach consumers: mobile marketing.



At the recent 9th Digital Dealers Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada last month,…

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Added by Stacy Mueller on November 11, 2010 at 1:29pm — No Comments

Selling Cars with Mobile Advertising

Use text message marketing to reach people directly in their phones with a personal message! You can customize a text message marketing service to fit the specific needs of your auto dealership marketing campaign. These messages are not spam but instead reach only those people who choose to text a number and request information. Thus a texting campaign can reach a specific target audience.



After setting up a number for people to text, you can…

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Added by Paul Potratz on November 4, 2010 at 2:00pm — No Comments


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Progress as Promised: Customer Service at the Dealership

Progress as Promised: Customer Service at the Dealership



In the past, a visit to a car dealership’s customer service department was much like a visit to the dentist: an appointment filled with long wait times and much trepidation about the results.

While there still may be some trepidation on the sticker shock of your vehicle’s maintenance bill,…

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Added by Stacy Mueller on November 4, 2010 at 12:36pm — No Comments


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Social Search & Database Management: How Can You Adapt?

In today’s technology-based environment, businesses and consumers have turned away from the traditional mainstays for information gathering. Rather, they are utilizing other avenues to obtain information and share amongst peers. Social networking, topic-specific RSS (Really Simply Syndication) feeds and blogs… Continue

Added by Stacy Mueller on October 29, 2010 at 7:00am — No Comments


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Are Your Direct Marketing Channels in the Technology Fastlane?

Are you changing your marketing channels to keep up with the latest technology trends? Text messaging has become the norm in social behavior and is slowly becoming accepted between businesses and their consumers. Before you decide that you have to communicate differently because “everyone” is doing so or the technology dictates it, take a step back and assess the following processes in your automotive dealership’s direct marketing plans:



* More and more, customers are using their… Continue

Added by Stacy Mueller on September 1, 2010 at 2:27pm — No Comments

Week At IM@CS: Chats With The Industry

It's been a while, maybe to long! Considering what is happening in the market, it's time to get back on track with the folks that power the industry (yes, besides consultants!). This is another mix of providers touching different aspects of marketing and services that hopefully give you a leg up (if not a whole body length or two).



You've heard it here before and you'll likely continue to hear it: accountability. I've not yet met a vendor that tells you everything. Even the most up… Continue

Added by Gary May on May 10, 2009 at 10:00pm — No Comments

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