People are spending more time online – reading blogs, watching online TV and interacting on social media – than ever before. Year after year, consumers have digitalized their media consumption and online now dominates. This is a clear argument for ensuring online and social media media gets a greater share of a business's advertising spend and attention.
Many automotive dealerships are responding to this and using owned social media channels to improve relationships with their existing customers. And the same platforms being used to build community and engage supporters – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram – can also successfully attract new customers and generate sales. Here'e how social marketing can drive sales.