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Mobile Marketing Trends for Auto Dealers

May 30, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Car Dealer SMS Text Marketing, Text Marketing Tips
Most potential car buyers begin their search for a new car online. Whether they’re interested in buying new or used doesn’t matter, and with the current and future rise in the use of mobile devices, auto dealers can significantly increase sales and brand recognition by utilizing mobile marketing campaigns. Many auto dealers already use mobile marketing strategies to reach potential [...] Read full entry


SMS Marketing Tips for Auto Dealers

SMS marketing is one of the most effective ways to reach your customers. Most people never leave home without their cell phones these days, and the majority of them use text messaging to keep in touch with friends, make contact with business associates, and get reminders of deals and appointments. If your auto dealership isn’t using some sort of SMS [...] Read full entry


Is Your Auto Dealership Website Mobile Friendly?

May 12, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Car Dealer SEO & SEM, Car Dealer SMS Text Marketing
According to a prediction made in 2008 by Mary Meeker, an analyst at Kleiner Perkins Caufiled Byers (KPCB technology trends), mobile marketing will overtake fixed Internet access by 2014. That smart prediction isn’t far off. Mobile usage continues to climb astronomically, so what can auto dealers do to keep up with the times? Read full entry


Get your Used Car Ready to Sell

May 07, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Autos By Text News, Text Message Marketing Advice
Once you’ve decided to sell your car, there are things you can do to get a better price for it. Even an old, high-mileage vehicle can garner a decent price if it’s well maintained and clean when you put it up for sale. Here are some helpful tips to keep in mind when you’re ready to sell your car. Read full entry


Social Media Marketing Guide for Auto Dealers

May 02, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Car Dealer SEO & SEM, Car Dealer Social Media
Social media has been around for several years. Facebook, Twitter, and a host of other social media platforms make up a network of people constantly talking, sharing, and doing business. These days, it’s more than just your 10-yeear old gabbing back and forth with her friends; it’s a way of doing business in a more social way. Consumers like to [...] Read full entry


Promotional Ideas for Automobile Advertising

Advertising and marketing are two of the most important aspects to being a successful auto dealership. Potential buyers will not find their way to your dealership if you don’t present them with something entertaining or eye-catching, so creative promotion is vital. Here are a few ideas to help your dealership become a household name and bring the masses to you. Read full entry


Marketing Ideas to Help Auto Dealers Improve Sales

Although the economy is bouncing back from the recession that put auto dealerships in serious trouble over the last several years, it seems buyers are reluctant to spend money on a new vehicle. Many are driving older cars they repair rather than replace. Showrooms display wonderful new automobiles with amazing features of convenience and luxury, but getting buyers in to [...] Read full entry


Social Media Marketing Guide for Auto Dealers

Apr 15, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Car Dealer SEO & SEM, SMS Marketing
Social media has been around for several years. Facebook, Twitter, and a host of other social media platforms make up a network of people constantly talking, sharing, and doing business. These days, it’s more than just your 10-yeear old gabbing back and forth with her friends; it’s a way of doing business in a more social way. Consumers like to [...] Read full entry


3 Marketing Ideas for Car Dealerships

Selling cars is one of the most competitive businesses there is. Sales must be high to see profits, but getting those sales can be tough. Even if your dealership offers the best deals in town on the most awesome vehicles, unless the buyers find their way to your showroom, it’s all for naught. You have to give potential buyers a [...] Read full entry


Vehicle Marketing Ideas

Mar 29, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on SMS Marketing, Text Marketing Tips, Text Message Marketing Advice
Whether you’re a car dealership or selling your car yourself, there are several marketing ideas that just make good sense. For dealerships, these marketing techniques could mean building lasting relationships that could result in future sales. For individuals selling a vehicle themselves, it could mean finding a buyer quickly and easily. Read full entry


Dealership Marketing Ideas

Selling cars in today’s economy is challenging. Sales are down, and auto dealers have to be more creative than ever to make that sale, which makes marketing a very important business aspect. It’s not enough to just place an ad in the local newspaper and hope buyers find their way to you. You must entice them and make them want [...] Read full entry


Car Dealership Marketing Tools

When it comes to selling cars, it’s not enough to just park some cars in front of your building, place a sign and wait for interested buyers. You have to be aggressive. You have to be creative. You have to let the masses know why buying a car from you is what they want, and marketing is the way to [...] Read full entry


Advertising Ideas for Cars

So you want to sell your car, but are having a little difficulty getting the word out, right? Don’t panic. With a little creative advertising, you can sell your car quickly and pocket some cold, hard cash. There’s no need to settle for less than the car is worth, either. Use these suggestions to effectively reach hundreds of potential buyers [...] Read full entry


Selling a Car – How to Value Your Car

Feb 17, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Autos By Text News, Text Marketing Tips, Text Message Marketing Advice
When it comes to selling a car, whether you are an individual selling your own car or an auto dealer selling hundreds of cars, the bottom line is, you need to know what the car is worth. Before you head off in search of your car’s worth, let’s discuss some of the things that could affect the value of your [...] Read full entry


How to Use AutosbyText.com to Increase Sales

Feb 13, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Autos By Text News, Mobile Advertising
If you are an auto dealer or trying to sell your car yourself, you cannot afford to overlook the valuable tools offered on AutosbyText.com. If selling cars quickly and efficiently is your game - and we’re sure it is - then listen up because this article is going to tell you all the ways AutosbyText.com can save you money, make [...] Read full entry


How to Obtain a Business License as an Auto Dealer

Feb 11, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Autos By Text News
car dealer license So, you want to sell cars. You have the finesse - that special flair - that will make you a successful auto dealer, and you are ready to get started. That’s great! However, before you can begin selling cars to the average consumer, your state has special requirements you must meet. For instance, California requires its potential car dealers to [...] Read full entry


Do Americans Like Buying Cars?

Feb 04, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Autos By Text News, SMS Marketing, Text Message Marketing Advice
mobile marketing If you dread the hassle of buying a new car, you are like most other Americans. If negotiating price with an auto dealer has your stomach in knots, you are not alone. Kelley Blue Book users shared their feelings on car buying in a recent survey, and the results are not that surprising. Haggling, test-driving and the red tape of [...] Read full entry


5 Effective SMS Marketing Strategies for Car Dealers

Jan 17, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Autos By Text News, Car Dealer SMS Text Marketing, SMS Marketing
Mobile Marketing When you use AutosbyText’s services to sell your cars, you will automatically create a lead list that you can use in the future. Every time a potential buyer texts your keyword and code into our system for more information on one of your vehicles, the cell phone number is captured for your future use. Read full entry


How To Sell Your Car Online with Mobile Marketing

Jan 08, 13 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Autos By Text News, Text Message Marketing Advice
sell your car online Our service is centered on a mobile app that is geared toward the seller on the go. List the asking price, the mileage and even provide up to ten photos to give potential buyers a virtual tour of the car. Your buyer browses ads on his or her smart phone and is then able to make an informed decision whether [...] Read full entry


How to sell your car online

Dec 22, 12 | Posted by: Autos by Text on Autos By Text News
Using resources like autosbytext.com to sell your car online will give you a clear advantage as this service caters to people with busy lifestyles who may just not have the time to browse dozens of web sites looking for deals. Allowing potential buyers to see your ad on their smart phones gives you a real edge and will help you [...] Read full entry