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Get the Truth About Craigslist and Automotive Providers

Get the Truth About Craigslist and Automotive Providers

Lots of dealers are up in arms about the recent change to paid listings on Craigslist, and everyone is in a frenzy to figure out what's going on. Check…

AutoRevo is Under New Management

AutoRevo is Under New Management

AutoRevo has undergone a significant management change, and the company is taking a new turn for enhanced productivity. Several important office policies h…

SEO 101 - How Does Google Rank Sites?

SEO 101 - How Does Google Rank Sites?

One question we hear from auto dealers all the time is “Why don’t I rank higher in Google?” Most business owners don’t understand h…

Google now has phone support for Local verification issues

Google now has phone support for Local verification issues

If you’ve ever had to deal with verifying your business through Google Places or Google+ Local, you know that the process is pretty painful. Phone ca…

Every Car Dealer Should Add Google +1 Buttons To Their Site

Every Car Dealer Should Add Google +1 Buttons To Their Site

The car business is insanely competitive, and dealers are starting to realize that if they're not doing SEO and social media, they're going to ge…

Say Goodbye To Google Places... And Hello to Google+ Local

Say Goodbye To Google Places... And Hello to Google+ Local

Brace yourselves, car dealers - things are about to get interesting... Local search has become increasingly vital to success in the auto industry, and …

6 Tips to Supercharge Your Google Places Page

6 Tips to Supercharge Your Google Places Page

You’ve probably seen those shows on cable where designers flip a trashed out house or they take a normal garage and turn it into a luxurious &ldquo…

Ranking in the Top 10 for Google Places

Ranking in the Top 10 for Google Places

  Local search is vital for car dealers – experts in the industry have been preaching it for a while now, but thanks to the explosion of mob…

Car dealer offers FREE cars if Packers get shut out Sunday

Car dealer offers FREE cars if Packers get shut out Sunday

Yes, you read that right – there’s a car dealership in Chicago that’s offering FREE cars if the Packers get shut out by the Bears this …

Download our Craigslist Whitepaper

Download our Craigslist Whitepaper

  Craigslist is one of the most important weapons in an auto dealer’s arsenal. The most successful dealers know that there’s simply no…

Keep Your Content Fresh And Rank Higher in Google

Keep Your Content Fresh And Rank Higher in Google

  Google’s recent Freshness Update is designed to give more weight to “fresh” website content on certain queries. Google has alw…

Download our eBay Motors Whitepaper

Download our eBay Motors Whitepaper

Our exclusive eBay Motors Whitepaper shares inside information about eBay Motors and shows you exactly what to do to be successful on the automotive indu…

Negative Reviews Will Turn 4 Out of 5 Customers Away

Negative Reviews Will Turn 4 Out of 5 Customers Away

  Reputation Management has been getting a lot of buzz lately, especially with Google’s recent updates that use ratings to influence placeme…

Craigslist Top 10 FAQs for Car Dealers

Craigslist Top 10 FAQs for Car Dealers

Craigslist has been an incredible source of leads and revenue for car dealers, but doing business with the site hasn’t come without peril.  Th…

"Used" vs. "Pre-owned" - Which is better for your website?

"Used" vs. "Pre-owned" - Which is better for your website?

When you’re writing content for the pages of your car dealer website, choosing words that appeal to your potential customers might seem like the mo…

So... The Car Discount Groupon Deal Didn't Work

So... The Car Discount Groupon Deal Didn't Work

There was a big splash in the automotive news world last week when we saw the first auto dealership Groupon offer. Twitter and blogs were all abuzz with …

Top 10 On-page SEO Ranking Factors

Top 10 On-page SEO Ranking Factors

The three largest search engines, Google, Yahoo, and Bing, all outline ways for web pages to rank well in their search results; however, they do not disc…

FREE Internet Marketing Checklist

FREE Internet Marketing Checklist

Other vendors think we're crazy for giving this info away for free... but we think it's basic information that every dealer should know. The…

Dealer Group Websites… Play Fair!

Dealer Group Websites… Play Fair!

We work with multiple dealer groups, and they all have their own preferences on how inventory and leads are routed.  Some have 2 OEM flags under 1 r…

Mobile Shopping is a Reality

Mobile Shopping is a Reality

(written by AutoRevo CEO Chad Polk) Invest in mobile and be ready for your shoppers If you haven’t yet heard of the 3-screen lifestyle, you&rsq…

Yeah, I've Got A Mobile Dealer Website, So What?

Yeah, I've Got A Mobile Dealer Website, So What?

(written by Chad Polk, AutoRevo CEO - published in AutoSuccess Magazine, April 2011) Even with all the talk of mobile dealer websites, most dealers tod…

Google is Obsessed with Speed

Google is Obsessed with Speed

You may have heard back in April that Google announced a new signal in their search ranking algorithms: site speed.  Site speed reflects how quickly…

Dynamically Generated Keywords and Smart URLs

Dynamically Generated Keywords and Smart URLs

At AutoRevo, we take SEO very seriously and have continued to improve this offering to our clients. Here are some of the SEO highlights of our recent dea…

Who Cares about 301 Redirects? Google Does!

Who Cares about 301 Redirects? Google Does!

One of the important features of our latest release of PowerSites 2.0 is 301 redirects. Now you ask “What in the world is a 301 redirect?” …

The Next Generation of Dealer Websites is Here

The Next Generation of Dealer Websites is Here

With more people than ever using the Internet to research and even purchase vehicles, your dealer website can make or break your business. Your website i…

Show me the CARFAX….at the auction. Time and time again we’ve seen hoards of dealers crawling the auction lanes on their cell phones to get a vehicl…

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