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Thomas A. Kelly's ADM Blog (6)

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  • Previous  month’s service coupons three days into the current month
  • Rebates and incentives  out of date
  • Sold units sprinkled on every page of…

Added by Thomas A. Kelly on March 18, 2012 at 6:00am — 6 Comments

Who is John Zeiglar ?

Who is John Zeiglar ?


How can I find the company he is said to work for, Performance Company?


What is a “performance writer”?


Why would an author allow his name to be mis-spelled regularly in the same publication repeatedly over many months?


Has anyone seen him registered on any Automotive blogs, Facebook,…


Added by Thomas A. Kelly on January 31, 2012 at 2:52am — 26 Comments

Louis Chevrolet, David Buick and 9 Other Automotive Pioneers to Assemble in Flint…. “Where It All Began”

Joe Rundell, World Class Artist Commissioned by Back to the Bricks Committee.

Joe most recently shared the spotlight with Mark Ruess, President of General Motors at Hank Graff Chevrolet in Davison, Michigan.The November 3, 2011 event at the Graff dealership marked Chevrolet’s 100th Birthday. Also joining in on the fun was Pinky Randall, AKA, “Mr. Chevrolet”, and his 1914 Chevrolet Light Six, the only Light Six known to still exist. David Chappell,…


Added by Thomas A. Kelly on December 24, 2011 at 10:46am — No Comments

Exposing Black Hat PPC Techniques: Stealing Competitor’s Trademark Traffic in Google Adwords

Hijacking our names/trademarks in organic search....Nothing new.....this article by Mike Bodet on Search Engine Journal exposes a technique being used to steal traffic with PPC. If you think this does not happen in our industry your are wrong. I found out by reading this article that I was not going crazy and that I did see what I thought I saw.



Added by Thomas A. Kelly on July 15, 2011 at 2:53am — No Comments

Are Facebook Likes Part of Google’s Algorithm?

From Search Engine Journal 6-16-11:

Simple Answers: Are Facebook Likes Part of Google’s Algorithm?

The QUESTION: Google has been open about using social data as a metric in the search ranking, but the company has only…


Added by Thomas A. Kelly on June 16, 2011 at 2:00am — 4 Comments

Good guys don't wear plaid coats.

An anecdotal lesson we can learn from as we engage with our fans on Facebook.

About a year ago as I tracked the Facebook activity of a very successful auto group, well known for their best practices and particularly their Facebook "success"....I watched them launch a Facebook campaign titled "free 42 inch flat screen TV for the first 20 customers Saturday June XX".....they had several thousand Facebook fans at the time and ....yup......their fan base showed up in mass shortly after…


Added by Thomas A. Kelly on May 7, 2011 at 5:00am — 4 Comments

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