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Top Ten Blogs and Auto Industry News: 11/18-11/22

ActivEngage, the most trusted brand in automotive live chat brings the top ten blogs and news stories right to you! We monitor industry trends, current events, and the auto dealer community every week to bring you the top ten blogs and stories from around the globe. In this weekly edition-- the art of the phone-up, buying a car from a vending machine, and GM supplier pricing for Black Friday sales promotions!


10. The Psychology Behind the Love of Infographics

There’s a fundamental psychology behind visualizations that make them work. Reading is fine. Audio and video are often the best. When data must be seen and engulfed in order to make an impact, this is where infographics have their niche in our attentions.


9. How Honda Creates Ads to Bond Emotionally with Customers

Some ads leave people feeling indifferent, yet Honda has managed to remain endearing in how they’re building their brand awareness.

8. Now You can Buy a Car from a Vending Machine

Carvana is an online dealership based in Atlanta, Georgia. It's claim to fame is that it allows customers to shop for cars online, secure loans online, even schedule test drives online. And when it comes time to pay up, that's often done entirely online, too.

7. How to Create a Google+ Community 
Google Plus communities are incredibly flexible, useful for small teams and global brands alike. Whichever way you go, you’ll want to follow the same type of process you read about in this blog post.

6.The Phone-Up

A car salesman takes a phone-up at his dealership with comedic results.

5. Build a Digital Relationship with the Customer

The automotive dating scene is changing, gone is the day of just wooing the customer, now you must create a relationship with their mobile device as well. They key to landing a date with your mobile shopper is to tap into the very device they keep all their most personal information

4. GM offers Supplier Pricing for all in Black Friday Sales Promotions

General Motors is running a Black Friday sales promotion for nearly two weeks on some of its most popular vehicles, offering buyers nationwide the same discounted prices the company offers to employees of its suppliers.

3. Top 10 Cars to Watch for at the Los Angeles Auto Show

A slideshow of the top coveted cars.

2.  Say Goodbye to the Car Salesman

A car salesman used to spend long days on his feet. Now he's becoming like everyone else—stuck most days in a chair in front of a computer screen.

1. The Hungry Games --Sesame Street Parody

There are only a few days left until "The Hunger Games" sequel "Catching Fire" comes out, and rather than binge-watch the original for the 45th time, we're just going to enjoy this delicious "Sesame Street" parody.


Did we miss anything important? Like our top ten blogs this week? Leave us a comment below! Or if you really can’t wait for your automotive fix, follow @activengage on Twitter for daily updates on auto industry news!

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