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Danny Sullivan to Keynote DrivingSales Executive Summit

Danny Sullivan to Keynote DrivingSales Executive Summit

One of the best parts of my job is to act on behalf of the dealers in the community and, at their request, connect them with the most successful peo…

San Clemente, CA – May 5, 2009 – Leading automotive CRM provider DealerSocket, announced today it has added a new distinction to a long list …

eXteresAUTO, the leading search engine optimization provider for dealerships, today announced the launch of SAM™, a breakthrough back-office tool. SA…

This is was given to the dealers directly from Chrysler: Q1:  What does this new company mean to me as a Chrysler, Dodge or Jeep customer? A1: Th…

April 30, 2009  Dear Chrysler LLC Dealer    Earlier today, Chrysler LLC announced that as a result of the comprehensive restructuring…

Earlier today Chrysler CEO Robert Nardelli wrote an email to the employees of Chrysler to bring everyone current on the progress of the restructuring.&nbsp…

Recently I have been asked some questions about what rules we have for posting in the DrivingSales community. Truth is we don’t really need many …

Dealer.com just announced the next installment of their online marketing webinars. The Power of 1st Party Leads!  They have a great lineup of expert w…

I am happy to announce a new DrivingSales editorial blog called Elevator Pitch that will keep you current with the good, the bad and the ugly of new vend…

Congratulations to David Swan, the $500 winner of our Car Czar contest.  David submitted what he called the “Swan Doctrine” – a type…

Interview with Eric Miltsch of Auction Direct. Eric Miltsch is an IT & Web Director for a successful east coast dealer group called Auction Direct.&nb…

A friend who owns a few stores on the east coast just emailed in a request for help, and since the government loaning our industry money affects everyone, …

General Motors announced today that it would delay incentive payments to dealers by 7-14 days to conserve cash. The move could save them quite a pretty pe…

Car Shoppers on innovative Web2.0 automotive website can see when dealers are available to answer questions and connect instantly, even from work. ATLANTA…

WASHINGTON – Top Republican senators said Sunday they will oppose a Democratic plan to bail out Detroit automakers, calling the U.S. industry a "dinosaur…

As Detroit's crumbling auto industry asks Congress for a bailout, Chrysler is in the awkward position of paying about $30 million in retention bonuses to k…

Social media is now playing an important role in quests for employment.  The stories abound about people loosing their jobs due to blogs, myspace and fa…

LIVE X AUTO EXCHANGE™ TO LAUNCH FIRST AUTO TRADING PLATFORM Exclusive pilot brings experiential auto retail platform to Walmart customers PHOENIX…

Identity theft, phishing, viruses – oh my! Online users face many challenges in protecting their finances and privacy. Q: What is identity theft?…

The social web is no longer a buzz word it is a way of life.  People from all walks of life are engaging online each other.  From grandparents ke…

As Troubled Lenders Head for the Sidelines, Credit Unions are Leveraging New Strategies for Growing Market Share and Managing Portfolio Risk   ALA…

Most web based software stores data that you supply with them for your to manipulate inside of their systems. It makes life easier for the users of the so…

The DrivingSales blog platform as of this date is in the top .23 of 1% of all blogs according to www.technorati.com. If you are using a blog and have not …

VinSolutions is looking to help dealers cut cost and is showcasing their do it yourself inventory management software and hardware at the 5th Digital Deale…

AAA Mid Atlantic, the fifth largest triple A chapter, has teamed up with Zag to provide shoppers with upfront pricing on new and used vehicles through a se…

Overland Park, KS, September 18, 2008 – VinSolutions, a leading provider of Web-based automotive software, announced today it has completed an integrat…

In response to their worst ever monthly decline in sales in four decades Toyota Motor Sales USA is offering 0% financing on 11 models through November 3rd.…

A nimble, constantly evolving online marketing strategy helps keep CarsDirect dealer partner Auction Direct USA on the cutting edge of the Internet – and…

Blogging is something that is often misunderstood or misused.  Blog is short for "weblog" the the original premise was that of an online diary which could…

It’s an honor this week to present Eric Miltsch, IT and web director for Auction Direct USA, with a brand new iPhone 3G.  Eric’s winning strategy …

Only 25% of your of your websites search engine presence is determined by your on site efforts.  The other 75% is determined by the number of votes it…

Dealers are getting better marks in the service department than they did last year according to JD Powers and Associates Service Usage and Retention Study,…

Well after a seemingly long wait, the highly anticipated vendor ratings are accessible to logged in members of the DrivingSales community. (Just a reminde…

Want to know how your website stands up?  We have found a unique free tool that will allow you to see how it rates overall and against your competitio…

Following the norm is easy. There is no downside in doing to sticking with the status quo, following the standard playbook, mimicking others successes and…

Working on the Internet day in and day out forces you to remember different login URLS, passwords and usernames, and occasionally you find a site you want …

We showed you how to set up Google Alerts in a previous post, but this is not the only place to get notifications if you or your brand gets a negative or p…

J.D. Power and Associates' Automotive Internet Round Table is scheduled for October 7th - 9th in Las Vegas at the Bellagio Resort. They will be covering a…

As digital marketing specialist email is probably the largest forms of communication that we use next to the phone. Getting black listed by an ISP may not…

Generating traffic to your site from you local area can be as simple as letting other know you exisit.  One thing you should do is make sure you are l…

Our Vendor Rating system is receiving some great attention even though they're not fully live yet.  We have received positive feedback from dealers, v…

One of our staff, Kristen Stanton, pointed out an article about an issue that most people do not take into consideration when we make changes to our site(s…

How do you monitor what others are saying about you online? Here we are going to show you a very simple FREE way to show you how to find out exactly what …

Gilbert Chavez, one of the most respected automotive Internet experts in the country, traveled to Salt Lake City in May to spend the afternoon with Jared H…

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