Separate Google Business Profiles Benefit the Whole Dealership – Horne Kia Saw a 216% Increase in Reviews and a Full 1.0 Star Rating Jump in 3 Months

The Challenge When the family name is on your dealership door, you take immense pride in the relationships you have established in the community. The Horne family is a storied Arizona family, having  owned several local businesses in the Mesa area for over 140 years. The Horne family’s first car dealership, a Chevrolet store, opened…

The Evolution Of A Dealership’s Showroom Floor – Products Get Prominent Placement on Google My Business.

You may have heard the phrase “video is the new virtual handshake,” or “social media is the new virtual hug.” Now, we’d say “Google My Business is the new virtual showroom.”  It can be said that the first digital showrooms launched in the late 1990’s, when AutoTrader, Cars.com and other listing sites moved dealer inventory…

Make the most of your Google My Business listing with high-quality, conversion-optimized Model Pages

Google My Business (GMB) listings are an incredible tool for automotive dealerships to seamlessly answer the most common questions related to your dealership directly within the Google search results page. Website – check. Phone number – check. Address – check. Hours of operation – check. With the relatively recent ability to feature products right on…

Go Local for the Win with Ads through GMB

As Google continues to evolve its lineup of products, it’s important that advertisers commit time to fully understand their capabilities. Google My Business has become the backbone for local search engine optimization, and with more users not clicking on any links in the results pages, your GMB listings now serve a role in delivering targeted…

Friendemic Study: 4 and 5 Star Dealer Reviews Have Accelerated In Last Two Years

SALT LAKE CITY – UT – November 3, 2020 – Friendemic, providers of the only onlinereputation solution built specifically for the needs of the automotive industry recently shared that it is seeing a growing trend in positive reviews of franchise car dealerships over the past twoand a half years.  Friendemic analyzed over 4.2 million franchise…

Friendemic Announces Integration with CARFAX, Helping Dealers Respond to the Growing Number of Sales and Service Reviews on CARFAX Properties

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SALT LAKE CITY – UT – September 14th, 2020 – Friendemic, providers of the only online reputation solution built specifically for the needs of the automotive industry, recently announced they have integrated CARFAX reviews into their industry leading Reputation Accelerator solution.  The integration of CARFAX reviews will make it even easier for…