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New Site Links from Google in Mobile Search

New Site Links from Google in Mobile Search

In thinking of a mobile first world, Google has rolled out new site links to the search results on mobile search.  Historically, Google would award…

What Your Dealership Should Look for in Insurance Coverage

What Your Dealership Should Look for in Insurance Coverage

When a person decides to start a car dealership, insurance needs to be part of their planning. It is a requirement for a dealership to have vehicle insuran…

The Power Of A Physical Location In A Digital World

The Power Of A Physical Location In A Digital World

Everything is moving to digital, does that mean that your location isn’t valuable? New research shows that your physical location could be your most …

Why Your Customers Don't Want to Talk to You

Why Your Customers Don't Want to Talk to You

Is there someone in your family who hardly ever answers the phone, but will almost always respond to a text? Don't take it personally. This same person…

6 Automotive SEO Tips to Rev up your Marketing Plan

6 Automotive SEO Tips to Rev up your Marketing Plan

With the average car shopping experience becoming more complex by the day, your dealership can’t afford to take just one or two routes to win over cu…

The Social Media Lead Generation Horse Race

Horse Race
 

Those in social media marketing as a profession realize that there are certain unknowns when it comes to the new web. We know that people are on social media. We know that they don’t want direct marketing. We also know they’d rather get direct marketing than pay for the services, so there’s at least a little room for something.

The question is, “what is that something?”

Whether from B2C or B2B, social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn give marketers the ability to try to reach the target audience and generate leads. The vast majority are trying. Most are failing, or at least not meeting their expectations if they’re not failing altogether.

This infographic breaks down how 2012 compared to 2011 from a lead-generation perspective.

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Brafton's Infographic: Social Media Horse Race

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