Google’s Mobile-First Index Is Live (Sorta): What Does That Mean for You?

Almost exactly a year ago, Google announced its mobile-first index was coming. About a month ago, rumors started hitting the web when John Mueller (Google Search Engineer) hinted that they were indeed testing their mobile-first index in live search results. Recently, they finally confirmed officially the roll-out has begun. Gary Illyes, one of Google’s key

4 Ways You Might Be Scaring Customers Away

It Might Be Halloween, But Don’t Scare Customers Away! This time of year is perfect for all things spooky and scary, unless your shop is actually scaring the customers away. Make sure you are avoiding these tricks so that coming to your shop is always a real treat! 1. Responding to Bad Reviews… Badly 👿

3 Amazing Benefits of WordPress Sites

What do Autoshop Solutions, Disney, New York Times, Google, Facebook, and Sony all have in common? Yes, we’re all successful businesses, but we also each use WordPress to build our websites! For good reason, too. In fact, each WordPress auto repair website developed by Autoshop Solutions is designed to conquer Google, all the while catering

Adwords Errors to Avoid

Adwords can be the secret weapon in your marketing toolbox. It helps kickstarts the traffic on your website and in your shop, it only needs a ramp up period of three months, and it can handle seasonal changes allowing you to optimize your campaign or change directions as your shop needs. So why would you

Mythbuster Series: Are My Rankings Reliable?

It goes without saying that search engines are advancing in complexity every single day. As search engine technology evolves, it’s imperative that our understanding evolves with it. The biggest gap in understanding that I’ve seen recently and consistently is the amount of undue importance that the ranking report receives. To put it simply, Google has

How to Involve Yourself in Your Community

Giving back to the community around your shop is a great way to invest in those who support your business. Whether you host a car wash for a local youth group or teach a boy scout troop about the importance of automotive maintenance, there are plenty of ways to get your business involved in your

Mythbusters: Debunking Google AdWords Myths

When it comes to Google AdWords, misinformation is everywhere. It stems from the friend you have running Google AdWords in-house, from a Google AdWords “expert” or the 50 million search results for “Google AdWords.” We know it’s out there, and we’re here to debunk some of the common AdWords myths marketers frequently hear from clients.