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Using Images in Your Walkaround

Using Images in Your Walkaround

    Here's a quick tip you can use in your walkaround that can increase your sales performance TODAY.  Your sales process does…

Want Happy Service Advisors? Give Them the Pay Plan They Want

Want Happy Service Advisors? Give Them the Pay Plan They Want

You learn a lot about yourself in the service drive. You quickly find out if you’re truly an extrovert or an introvert-in-disguise, you discover if y…

Recession Proofing Your Dealership

Recession Proofing Your Dealership

Right now, there’s all sorts of talk and murmurings about a coming recession. If you weren’t in business ten years ago, then you might not real…

What's the Deal With Split Deals?

What's the Deal With Split Deals?

We have all had one time or another where we had to split a deal. Splitting that deal, however, was often easier said than done. Once we had an agreem…

Top Reasons to Avoid the Island Mentality When it Comes to Meetings

Top Reasons to Avoid the Island Mentality When it Comes to Meetings

Week after week we have the same meeting at the dealership. That is the GM sitting down with each department manager to review where they are at, projectio…

Search relavance on third party websites

So we still advertise our inventory on a few third party websites . Mainly car gurus and auto trader. We put a ton of effort in to our online merchandising. We try to make sure that our pictures good and we also put a lot of effort in to our descriptions as well . We use vauto for all of this. We noticed a few month ago that the search algorithm  on auto trader had changed.....what we were told us that we needed to make sure that the options were checked properly in v auto. We have put that in place and it works well......However my dilemma is that the different sites are giving relevancy to different things. So are we going to have to g in to the backend tool of each 3rd party site to fix this?

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