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Business Development Center to Sales Process

Business Development Center to Sales Process

We've had a business development center (BDC) at our Hyundai store for quite some time. We receive about four hundred internet leads and maybe 120…

A Slight Increase In Customer Retention Will Yield Huge Returns

A Slight Increase In Customer Retention Will Yield Huge Returns

According to the Harvard Business school increasing retention by 5% can increase profits by 25% to 90%. So the question is…Why is customer retention…

Service Staff: The Commission vs Salary Debate

Service Staff: The Commission vs Salary Debate

A tight line to walk in the service department is your pay structure for service advisors and support staff. No matter who you are, someone is going to…

How Facebook May Have Just Cost You Thousands

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"Who will watch the watchers?" This paraphrasing of a famous line from the ancient Roman poet Juvenal came to mind as I was reading the news…

30 Referral Stats to Rock Your World

30 Referral Stats to Rock Your World

We all know referrals are great but do you truly know how powerful a customer or employee referral is for your store? How many sales on…

How To Increase Your Facebook Engagement In 1 Easy Step.

This is so simple.

Step 1. Post from your mobile device.

That's it. 

Facebook likes mobile. In fact, they love it. They're all about mobile usage, mobile interaction and most important - for shareholders - mobile revenue. So, their EdgeRank formula is even giving some extra preference to a brand's post made from mobile devices. Posting from your phones can provide up to 39% more interaction. (Another thought could be that most mobile posts contain more images & videos, which help create more engagement.) 

Facebook also notes that mobile posts doesn't mean grreater reach. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I would get into the habit of posting to your dealership pages from your phones all the time to take advantage of this opportunity. Plus, there's a better chance you'll capture something that's more engaging, personal and spontaneous when you're posting from your phone. (Besides being more efficient) 

Read more about mobile vs. non-mobile post results here.

 

Bill Simmons
Great point Eric. The majority of the posts to our Facebook page are from mobile. I use the Feedly and Flipboard apps to find the content. And they make it so easy to schedule posts. The one drawback, if you want to call it that, is when posting photos. They show up perfect when viewing the page via mobile, but if they aren't resized to the proper dimensions, they look a little wacky when viewing them on the desktop.

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