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I have had a couple people ask me to write a manual on Craigslist for Automotive Dealers and I have always shuddered at where I would start. Although, I suppose a blog is a good stepping block so I shall begin here!
Craigslist is the 8th highest viewed website in the United States and there are several…Continue
I am writing this blog post and contemplated putting it in the discussion forum because I am eager to hear feedback and what other members think regarding this issue.
I received a call today from one of S.M.A.'s participating dealerships regarding their website. The owner had upgraded from basic html to a flash website and was eager to get my opinion and show off his investment in updating his site. S.M.A. Alliance generates…Continue
People that argue that social media is not effective really do not have a valid arguement, in my humble opinion of course. Social media is still advertising and traffic and social media sites are placed high on search engines. For example, the Alexa rating on Facebook is the 2nd most viewed site in the world, only outdone by Google itself.
I will say that the social media revolves heavily around the "friends or groups" of the…Continue
S.M.A. Alliance has added another feature to its program which is a News Release Distribution Service. This has proved to be highly effective and useful for car dealerships by getting their dealership name branded and highlighted on the Internet. It also drowns out negative reviews from competitors or angry customers that would have complained no matter where they had purchased a car.
Added by Sarah Myers on March 3, 2010 at 4:30pm — No Comments