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In a Post Pandemic World “Things have changed”

As I look back to January 2020, I would have never imagined the series of events my life and the lives of those around me have endured.

It was winter in Ohio and I just sold the house my family and I had enjoyed for over a decade. We ended up closing on the 6th at a price just below our asking price. My household just experienced an unimaginable ride of “dad” leaving the beloved automotive industry of 20 years to become a restaurateur in a Columbus suburb, a dream my wife and I had for many years.

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Are You Implementing These Strategies at Your Car Dealership?

Marketing strategies for car dealerships are constantly changing to reflect local markets and buying patterns. Dealerships must plan their budgets carefully to take full advantage of the money available, but there are some strategies that car dealerships can use to maximize their ad dollars.

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Mobile Automotive Marketing is Key

In today’s digital era, you can’t ignore mobile. Mobile can be considered the most important part of modern marketing. This is because smartphones are a way of life. Next time you’re in a public space, take a look around. Most people will likely be using their smartphone, holding their smartphone, or their smartphone will be in their pocket or on the table in front of them.

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Google Announces Mobile-First Indexing for the Whole Web

Google has been working on mobile-first indexing for some time, and just announced that starting in September 2020 they will be switching to mobile-first indexing for all websites. When a domain is switched to mobile-first indexing it will see an increase in Googlebot activity as the site is reviewed and indexed. After this is complete Google will occasionally search with their traditional web bot, but the primary crawling from that time forward will be with their mobile smartphone user-agent. 

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Launch a Successful PPC Campaign with These Steps

Pay-per-click (PPC) advertising is a key part of your company’s SEO strategy because it offers immediate results in bringing potential customers to your website and ultimately to your bottom line as new sales. It is also an important way to build an identity for your brand or products and should not be ignored when looking at your marketing budget. Here are some elements to consider when looking at your next PPC campaign:

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5 Reasons SEO is So Important for Your Dealership

Digital marketing for automotive dealerships is critical, and a key part of that strategy is Search Engine Optimization or SEO. If your dealership is not using SEO as part of your digital marketing program, you are giving your competition an edge. DigiSphere Marketing is an expert in SEO and making the best use of it for your company. Here is why it is so important:

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Understanding the What and Why of Retargeting for Your Dealership

You may see retargeting in your social media interactions without realizing it occurs. As an example, you may go shopping online for a new coffee pot. You don’t buy anything but rather go to a sports page to check hockey scores, then you leave that to check your Facebook feed. There in front of you is an advertisement for the coffee pot you had pondered earlier. This is retargeting at work. Why is it important to auto dealers?

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Improve Your Dealership’s Website with These Steps

A lot goes into owning an automotive dealership. Not only do you need to keep your dealership running smoothly in person, but you also need a website that runs smoothly. In today’s digital era, many car buyers are most likely to visit your dealership’s website before visiting your dealership in person. To make a positive first impression on your guests and to increase your chances of making sales, read on to discover three simple steps for improving your dealership website.

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