Recapping the Week [7/21-7/24]

Facebook’s Newest Adventure

There is a war going on in the social media e-commerce world. Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, etc., are all competing in an attempt to challenge Amazon in the online buying process. They all want to be the top selling social media site. Facebook has added a new weapon to their arsenal. This Thursday, Facebook will begin testing the use of their new “buy now” button. Read more here.


Timing is Everything

Email is one of the most common marketing tools used by businesses in today’s marketplace. It is hand down one of the easiest ways to increase exposure and grow your bottom line. Email will allow your company to reach a large number of people in a short period of time. This kind of exposure is must more difficult to achieve through more traditional advertising methods. Read more here.


How to Stand Out in the Auto Industry

The automotive sector is no doubt one of the most crowded industries in the world. There are numerous companies on every corner. Many dealerships set up along major highways in an attempt to draw in consumers. The problem is there will be a row of dealer’s right next to each other as a dealer, need to find a way to show how the cars you offer are better than any of your neighbor’s offers. This is a daunting task, but it can be done. Here are several tips that will help you dominate the auto industry: Read more here.


Are Your SEO Efforts Working?

Making your business visible is the obvious first-step in growing your business. Over 80% of companies are found through a search conducted on one of the major search engines, such as Google or Bing. This says to me that there is a large opportunity out there to be seen if you want. The key is to seize this opportunity and use it to your advantage. Getting views on your site is invaluable when it comes to increasing your business. Read more here.