Google 3-Pack
October 7, 2015

Google has updated the Local 3-Pack – is your information correct?

By Colleen Harris

Google has gone through their most recent updates to the “3-Pack” for local search results, with the current results on the desktop search results mimicking the mobile search.  On top of driving directions and links to your website, Google is displaying your street address, hours for that day, and the main category you are listed in. Now that Google is …

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eMarketer Stats
September 17, 2015

Better Dealership Marketing without Hiring Another Employee

Marketing evolves each year with the introduction of new technologies, new social media outlets and changing generational wants. Staying on top of the latest trends in a multi-channel environment – where consumers are researching and shopping both in store and online – can be challenging. Multi-channel marketing refers to the multiple ways your consumers are experiencing your dealership’s brand – …

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Google Analytics
April 28, 2015

Google Analytics & Google AdWords Linking

As a recent Brian Pasch article reminds us, one of the great benefits of digital marketing is the ability to track, analyze, and report on every aspect of your digital strategy. That’s exactly why we make every effort to provide dealers with access to all the data they need to make informed, strategic decisions. In addition to providing our own …

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google algorithm changes
April 16, 2015

Passing the Google Mobile-Friendly Test

By Renee Graff

Google’s shaking up rankings. Are you ready? You may have heard recent talk about “Mobilegeddon” or any of a number of other apocalyptic terms, but is it really worth your panic? On April 21, Google will roll out an updated algorithm to include mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. It’s not enough anymore just to have a website. Your site must …

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April 9, 2015

How to Maximize Your Digital Advertising

By Dana Fornasar

It has been several months since the Super Bowl… I have since washed my trusty Seahawks jersey and socks and those of us in Seattle are now moving on to next season or channeling our energy into rooting for the Mariners. So with the big game in the rearview, I thought I’d reflect back on some of the things I learned …

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social media security
April 3, 2015

Your Dealership’s Social Security

Would you give one of your dealership employees full ownership of your website, your television or radio spots, or your billboard? Most likely you answered no to these questions. You should approach social media the same way. Here are a few ways to secure your social media networks and what you can do to keep them secure long after your internet manager moves on.

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