Vine

The True Vendor Difference: Short and sweet takes on a whole new meaning with vine- a social networking platform that allows you to record and upload 6 second videos.

Vine is a mobile service that lets you create and share short looping videos. Videos you post to Vine will appear on your Vine profile and the timelines of your Vine followers. Posts can also be shared to Twitter or Facebook.

Products/Services Offered

  • Video Uploads
  • Photo Uploads

Contact Flickr

Website: Vine.co

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Service Area: International
Established: 2013
Vendor Relations: No
Offer Training: No
Headquarters: California

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Real Traffic Productions

The True Vendor Difference: Real Time Productions promotes the goal of SEO to provide increased free organic traffic to your site. With this in mind, they utilize the combined efforts of search engine optimization, local directory registration, reputation management, and many more to ensure you have maximized traffic to your site.

Our specialty is “Driving Real Traffic” to your website directly from the Search Engines and Directories. We secialize in Automotive Search Engine Optimization Services for Car Dealers. And provide a low cost method of interactive lead generation by bringing quality search engine traffic to your websites, in which, is where the cost is lower and closing ratio is higher. We do this with a unique blend of skill and technology, that effectively taps into the challenging segment of search engine visibilty. We are straight forward, we know what works, starting at the basics and increase from there.

Products/Services Offered

  • Automotive SEO
  • Local Optimization
  • Automotive SEM/PPC
  • SEO Tips & Tools
  • SEO Techniques
  • Testimonials
  • SEO News
  • Traffic SEO

Contact Real Traffic Productions

Website: RealTrafficProductions.com

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Service Area: International
Established: 2001
Vendor Relations: No
Offer Training: No
Headquarters: Florida

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Konig

The True Vendor Difference: Konig is an advanced marketing company with experience in video search engine optimization. They have a wide array of products aimed to help you dominate your competition

iCar Video is more than just run of the mill Automotive VSEO marketing. iCar Video is an Organic Video Conquest Marketing program that helps you display your vehicle videos on page one of the Google’s organic search. This allows you to share key advantages your vehicles have over the competition. This is the best VSEO program for automotive dealers and will help you engage cross-shoppers and dominate your market. Forget about Pay-per-click programs, Google Wildfire and Google AdWords, Organic search engine optimization is the best long term strategy for Car Dealers in 2014 and beyond.

Products/Services Offered

  • VSEO
  • Mobile

Contact Konig

Website: konig.com

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Service Area: International
Established: ??
Vendor Relations: No
Offer Training: No
Headquarters: Michigan

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Edmunds

The True Vendor Difference: Edmunds.com has relationships with automakers, dealers and a number of auto industry companies, and receives from them data on vehicle transactions, specifications, incentives and other topics of interest daily.

Edmunds Inc. was founded in 1966 for the purpose of publishing new and used automotive pricing guides to assist automobile buyers. In 1994, before the World Wide Web became mainstream, our new car pricing data was first posted on the Internet through a “gopher site” that was known as “The Electronic Newsstand.” This was the first time consumer automotive information had been provided through the Internet. In early 1995, Edmunds.com launched as the first automotive information Web site.

Products/Services Offered

  • Dealer Ratings & Reviews
  • TMV Trade-In Tool
  • Accelerator Tools
  • True Cost to Own
  • Edmunds API
  • SEO Best Practices

Contact Edmunds

Website: Edmunds.com/Dealers

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Service Area: USA
Established: 1966
Vendor Relations: No
Offer Training: No
Headquarters: California

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Top Ten Research Companies

Grant Cardone

The True Vendor Difference: Grant Cardone is an international business and sales expert. He has authored 4 business books and customized sales training programs for Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, success-minded individuals and entrepreneurs.

Cardone, a dynamic, highly sought after international speaker, captivates audiences with his down-to-earth, entertaining speaking style as he tackles timely topics regarding sales, marketing, branding and entrepreneurship, outlining what people need to do to thrive in the new global economy. He is a New York Times best-selling author regularly appearing on Fox News, Fox Business, NBC, and MSNBC, offering commentary and insights on a slew of topics affecting the economy, business, leadership and matters affecting the middle class.

Products/Services Offered

  • Sales Training
  • Internet Sales Training
  • Phone Sales Training

Contact Grant Cardone

Website: GrantCardone.com/

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Service Area: International
Established: 2008
Vendor Relations: No
Offer Training: Yes
Headquarters: Florida

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Top Ten Sales Trainers

Mark Rodriguez

The True Vendor Difference: Mark has been in the automotive industry since 1991 and today specializes in implementing total client care techniques and strategies

Mark Rodriguez is Founder & President of Auto Client Care, Inc, a leading automotive sales and sales management training organization. Mark is also a recognized speaker for the Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association, where he has been offering his advice and counsel since 2005. He provides a monthly seminar that is available to all 600 plus members of the Association. Mark brings a strong positive attitude and ROI to each of his clients.

Products/Services Offered

  • Sales Training
  • Internet Sales Training
  • Phone Sales Training

Contact Mark Rodriguez

Website: AutoClientCare.com/

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Service Area: International
Established: 1997
Vendor Relations: No
Offer Training: Yes
Headquarters: New Jersey

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Top Ten Phone Sales Trainers

Google+

The True Vendor Difference: Google+ is an essential social networking platform for dealerships. It allows you to upload and share text, photos, or videos, and improves your Google ranking when connected with your website.

Google+ is an advanced social network tool that adds value to your business through improved google rankings as well as verified company pages.

Products/Services Offered

  • Text Updates
  • Photo Updates
  • Reviews
  • Paid Advertisements
  • Sponsored Advertisements

Contact Google+

Website: Plus.Google.com

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Service Area: International
Established: 1998
Vendor Relations: No
Offer Training: No
Headquarters: California

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Wikimotive

The True Vendor Difference: Wikimotive provides comprehensive online marketing solutions to various businesses, including automotive dealerships. They utilize preemptive responses to changes digital marketing techniques and a focus on innovation to ensure our clients are always front and center of their consumers searches.

Here at Wikimotive, we’ve been breaking new ground as a search engine optimization company since the Internet was nothing more than a gleam in Al Gore’s eye. We’ve studied hard to be the best, and we have experts in all of the fields that a digital marketing company needs, including social media, keyword analysis, link building, content management, website design, and everything else it takes to succeed in today’s competitive digital marketplace.

Products/Services Offered

  • SEO
  • Social Media
  • Web Design

Contact Wikimotive

Website: Wikimotive.net

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Service Area: International
Established: 2009
Vendor Relations: No
Offer Training: No
Headquarters: New Hampshire

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Automotive Ad Design

The True Vendor Difference: Automotive Ad Designs is one of the longest running Automotive Graphic Design companies around.

AutomotiveAdDesign.com, a division of Creation Network Inc., has over 20 years of experience in automotive marketing and car advertising. When it comes to graphic design for your car ads, auto mailer design, magazine ads, car logo design, print advertising, online custom graphic design, and/or automotive website design we give you the service and experience you need.

Products/Services Offered

  • Newspaper Ads
  • Mailers
  • Inserts
  • Radio Spots
  • TV Ads

Contact Automotive Ad Design

Website: AutomotiveAdDesign.com

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Service Area: International
Established: 1993
Vendor Relations: No
Offer Training: No
Headquarters: Florida

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TrueCar

The True Vendor Difference: The TrueCar National Dealer Council is a group of experienced automotive retailing experts that provide feedback to help TrueCar improve the car buying experience for both consumers and Dealers.

TrueCar discusses major product and policy changes with the Council, plus leverages the Council to ensure TrueCar is actively listening to its thousands of Dealer partners nationwide. The Council is led by independent chairperson Gary Marcotte, former Senior Vice President of Marketing and eCommerce at AutoNation, Inc. and 30-year automotive industry veteran. The Council meets approximately six times per year and TrueCar senior management attends every meeting.

Products/Services Offered

  • Qualified Customers
  • Price Analyzer
  • Sales Analyzer
  • Dealer Portal

Contact TrueCar

Website: DealerPortal.TrueCar.com/

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Service Area: USA
Established: 2005
Vendor Relations: No
Offer Training: yes
Headquarters: California

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