1. Brad Burlingham

    If you were launching a new point (we are), who would you choose to do your SEO

    We are launching a new, stand alone Genesis dealership later this month. We're using it as a bit of an experimental store (including a new DMS) and i'd like to try something new with SEO. I really havent had great experiences with any SEO companies. Any thoughts on SEO specific companies that...
  2. Joe Mesa

    Deals4Dealers 50 Free Hand Written Vehicle Comments! dealerassistNow

    All we do is create online vehicle descriptions that have proven their effectiveness for thousands of dealerships across the United States and Canada. In fact, our professional writers have crafted more than 8 million vehicle listings already, and each one is carefully formulated by hand — not...
  3. georgenenni

    Chrome Extension shows competitor Google My Business categories

    We released a cool new (and free) Chrome Extension this morning called GMBspy. Many of us know that Google My Business (GMB) categories can be read for any location by searching the HTML. This process works, but is clumsy and slow. Why care about GMB categories? I believe they are one of the...
  4. Mary-Grace Wilson

    Dealer Inspire SEO/DigAd Strategies For Dealers Dealing With COVID-19

    Hey DealerRefresh community, Wanted to quickly pop in to share some SEO and DigAd strategy recommendations focused on dealing with the impact of Coronavirus. We've put a blog up highlighting some of the things we've been putting in place for DI SEO and DigAd clients, but wanted to be sure to...
  5. Jeff Kershner

    Resource The Dealer Guidebook 2.0 - Google 2.0

    The last ten years have been punctuated by advancements in technology, and the pace is accelerating. The automotive industry is being shaped by autonomous vehicles, connectivity, electrification, and shared mobility. As I meet with OEM’s and business leaders, they consistently cite a fifth...
  6. dr_updates

    PR & News Dealer Teamwork Boosts Its Automotive Marketing with New Local SEO Service

    Feb. 13, 2020 / PRZen / EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Dealer Teamwork, an industry-leading automotive marketing company, announced today that it is adding a first-to-market Local SEO service for automotive dealerships. This innovative Local SEO service includes Google My Business (GMB) listing...
  7. Nate Schoell

    GMB issue with Service listing showing up instead of Main dealership listing

    Hey all, just wanted to pop in here and share something interesting the DI SEO team has observed the past few days. Feel free to share your observations as well! Over the past week, Dealer Inspire has noticed an influx of Service department listings showing up in the knowledge panel in SERPs...
  8. Dan Sayer

    Toxic Backlinks? We are seeing an increase. Are you?

    Ladies and gents, According to my bruh, Chad Sabatka, we're seeing an increase in toxic domain names recently. We're only seeing this on a few sites, not all, trying to find out why. Finding some of this information in Google Search console, but most he's getting from SEM Rush backlink...
  9. TabFlythe

    DealerAuthority Wearing the "white hat"

    Shout out to all of my fellow Scandal fans out there! For those of you that don't know, the main character of Scandal, Olivia Pope, spent her days "fixing" Washington D.C. crises and prided herself on always wearing the "white hat" of justice. We pretty much do the same thing at Dealer...
  10. TabFlythe

    DealerAuthority Will Swapping Fresh Content Improve Your SEO?

    Outdated website content may not always hurt, but it certainly never helps, either. Is it worth the effort to dust off those old pages and give ‘em a shine? The answer may surprise you. When it comes to SEO and website traffic, everyone is looking for an edge on the competition. It’s no...
  11. Christopher Reggie

    Uncovered More Black Hat SEO....

    Recently my team and I uncovered a dirty secret with automotive websites. One of our clients using an unnamed website company had become victims of Black Hat SEO tactics. Our client’s website had over 1000 pages of cloned content that was added by the website company. Content cloning is done by...
  12. TabFlythe

    Events & Workshops Seriously, ask us anything.

    This coming Monday (December 16th) at 2:00 PM EST our CEO Tyson Madliger will be going live on the Dealer Authority Facebook Page. Why do you ask? So you can literally ask us anything! Things like: Does third party data really make a difference in Facebook campaigns? Does my dealership really...
  13. Christopher Reggie

    Skating on Thin Content This Winter?

    If you are a business owner, or even just someone who works in marketing, it is absolutely vital to be aware of just how important having quality content on your webpage is. Having “thin” content will harm your business in both the short and long term by not having it display as prominently when...
  14. Christopher Reggie

    Understanding why the Link Between PPC and SEO Is Important

    Implementing a Synergistic Strategy Often times, within the marketing department of any given company, the department will be roughly divided into two different teams: those who deal with PPC, or pay-per-click advertising, and those who deal with SEO, or search engine optimization. The...
  15. Christopher Reggie

    Are You Worried About Duplicate Content for Your Dealership Website? You Should Be.

    Long time listener, first time caller. Just dropped a new blog about some pretty crazy duplicate content I've been seeing on dealership websites. Check it out and let me know what you think. Thanks! View blog: - Christopher Reggie Digital 1 Group
  16. Deavid Welson

    What are the key feature required for a landing page?

    can anyone share your opinion/valuable information on key feature that recommend visitors to take action.
  17. Deavid Welson

    How can i improve Google ranking of my website in Search engine landing page ?

    Looking for the fastest way possible to help get our website to the first page of Google. If there was one thing that could help more than others and be the most efficient what would it be?
  18. K

    Wesbsite Conversion

    Internet Directors and Marketers...Wondering what you think about a dealer's overall Lead Conversion, Your feedback is much appreciated...Help! Lead to visits Conversion 5.57% Chat to visits Conversion 0.06% Calls to visits Conversion 0.08% Web Leads to visits Conversion 0.6%
  19. EmilyJSpellman

    Brand new to the industry- HELP!

    Hey! I am absolutely brand new to the auto industry and was just hired by a dealership as their Digital Marketing Manager. I am coming from a multi-faceted background. For many years I worked in marketing and communications for non-profits where I handled mostly designing, email marketing...
  20. David Greene Have you looked at your dealers' SEO rankings since March 12th 2019?

    Search Engine Optimization (SEO), is arguably the most important marketing tactic for dealerships today, yet still remains the slowest and most confusing of all channels to master. But that free area of Google (the results without the ‘Ad’ label next to them) cannot be ignored. Especially when...