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Facebook executives yesterday announced the launch of Facebook Places, which seems to be taking on popular location based applications such as Foursquare and Gowalla. Facebook Places will allow people to use the GPS on their mobile phones to let friends know exactly where they are.
Facebook Places is available immediately on the latest version of Facebook's iPhone app and, for other advanced mobile…Continue
I would like to encourage all ADM members of car dealerships who want to learn more about Search Engine Optimization to join a historic study of a scale that has never before been undertaken.
The Automotive SEO…Continue
Added by Brian Pasch on August 15, 2010 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Active members of this community will remember that last month I posted an article on the…Continue
If you work at a car dealership and want utilize power SEO tools and strategies to improve your search visibility, then consider participating in a unique Automotive SEO Study which will be documented and presented at the 2011 NADA Convention.
The Automotive SEO Study will be limited to 100 dealers. Registration…
Many companies and car dealers have asked me about how they can increase the "relevance" of their Google Maps listing. These calls often come from clients in competitive markets that want to see their Google Maps listing show more often than their competitors.
Keep in mind that the "address" of the Google Maps/Places is a dominant factor in which search results show a Google map. Misguided SEO hackers have attempted to scam or influence Google Maps listings with fake…Continue
I can imagine Austin Powers dressed in a blue velvet leisure suit saying:
It's Social Media Baby!
If you haven't noticed car dealers are being pushed off of Google Page One for the cars that they sell. To throw salt in the wounds, it seems that every month another car dealer "review site" pops up.
This means when consumers type in a car dealership name, more sites are…Continue
Amen! Car dealers can now respond to negative reviews on Google Maps!
The feature that many dealers have been waiting for is finally here. If you have verified your Google Maps listing proving that you are the owner, you can now respond to any comments, positive or negative, when you are logged in to your account.
This is great news for dealers who have an Automotive Internet Reputation Management (IRM)…Continue
PCG Digital Marketing announced today the list of 45 companies that will be included in their research reports on automotive website technology.
The website platforms of all companies in this year's study will be put through a series of tests and the results compiled and published in a whitepaper for the automotive industry.
The automotive website platforms that excel in various categories will be recognized in the report as well as select…
Today Sinclair Broadcasting Group announced the Q2 earning and part of their annual report caught my attention. It would seem that automotive manufacturers and retailers have increased their automotive advertising budgets. Here is an exerpt from their press release:
Added by Brian Pasch on August 4, 2010 at 6:30am — No Comments
This is a follow-up article on the new iPad application called FlipBoard. I posted a video last month about my initial experience with this iPad sensation and now I have some more ideas to share.
I created a new Twitter account for this demonstration at http://twitter.com/pcgdigital. This Twitter account was created to show how I could create my own social media magazine of my articles on digital marketing for car…Continue