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4 Tips for Turning Phone Calls into Customers

4 Tips for Turning Phone Calls into Customers

You’re doing everything you can to to bring in customers; you have a website and a marketing agenda, your business has a good reputation in your community, and you’re priced competitively with other shops in the area. But you could still use a few more cars a week…so what’s missing? Often times, we look at how the external factors are affecting our business. But it’s also important to consider any internal factors that may be... Continue Reading

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5 Reasons a Marketing Budget Is Imperative to Your Success

5 Reasons a Marketing Budget Is Imperative to Your Success

Why Work on Making a Marketing Budget? Nine times out of ten, when we ask a shop owner, “What’s your annual budget for marketing?” we hear crickets on the other end of the phone. Very few small businesses have a formal marketing budget in place, because the truth is, few of them know how much to spend on marketing. And to make it even more complicated, there’s a revolving door of considerations to nail down... Continue Reading

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What to Expect When You’re Expecting Google AdWords Results

What to Expect When You’re Expecting Google AdWords Results

A Guide to the First 6 Weeks of an AdWords Campaign “Why isn’t my AdWords working yet?” This is a question we hear on a frequent basis from new auto repair shop clients who have just come on board with our Google AdWords Internet marketing program. You’re excited and eager to get your pay-per-click (PPC) marketing moving and your phones ringing, and we completely understand. While it makes sense that turning on a Google AdWords campaign... Continue Reading

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