The CL visitor wants to see the car your selling, if you make a CL landing page or a dedicated CL system, try not to kill the goose while your looking for MORE golden eggs
the reason why we started putting banners with links is to get customers away from CL and into your website. .
....We believe that people jump too much from listing to listing so we wanted to put a stop to that. Good looking banners with...
WOW, what a novel idea! </sarcasm>
Yag, look around you dude, you're in DealerRefresh, that idea was fresh in 2002. Re-read the reply, I was talking about how to handle the CM shopper once they leave CL and land on "our property".
2011 is at hand, it's a new decade... are you ready?!
That was just one example on how we use the links, we handle over 500 dealers in CL so we have ugly banners tooYag,
Personally speaking, history tells me that UGLY SELLS, but this GEOcities look maybe the exception. If ever there was an banner add made that is the opposite of the CraigsList culture, you've made it.
We do 300,000+ postings per month on CL with no ghosting, so for us that is an old issue.
That was just one example on how we use the links, we handle over 500 dealers in CL so we have ugly banners too