Growth Of New Product for Autoshopper.com brings along Customized Websites For Auto Dealers by the end of the 2nd Quarter.
“Many car dealerships are looking to increase online presence and attract new customers especially since auto shopping is such a competitive marketplace – a website is a key extension for many dealerships, and it is especially critical to the success of online shopping”, according to Dani Lunsford, National Marketing Executive for Autoshopper.com.
The design team at Showcase Publications is creating a website for all of the current dealerships that will become their online showroom and provide potential new customers with their first look at the inventory.
Each website includes a control panel that allows users to easily update text, hours of operation, and contact information.
The websites will have features that Car Shoppers Want -which include printer friendly vehicle pages, multiple photos for each vehicle, and an easy to use payment calculator, a secure credit application page to make it easy for to analyze customers’ credit history. The Social Media package allows dealer to connect with more car buyers and increase sales by using the website’s integrated social networking features such as Facebook, Twitter, and “e-mail a friend”, the product also includes current inventory right on company’s Facebook Page. Customer leads are sent to in real-time by e-mail and/or text messages so response can happen immediately. The leads remain stored within the website’s control panel as well for future reference.
Technical Support – All website packages include toll-free technical support.The Inventory Data Feeds provides unlimited inventory feeds to over 50 classified websites. Domain Registration/Transfer the system willl register and maintain your domain name so there is no need to worry about domain expiration dates in the future. If a customer has an existing domain it can be transferred to Showcase Publications providing you have ownership. Instructions will be provided to point to existing domain to Autoshopper server if dealership wishes to maintain control of the name.
The launch of the custom websites is expected to be delivered by June 2012, with much anticipation from over 9,000 dealers nationwide.
Autoshopper.com has a 34 year rich history in print and web media and is the parent company to many valued businesses, providing technology, and Web Solutions, including Autoshopper Magazine and Autoshopper.com website, which is an online site with over one million vehicles and at least 9,000 auto dealers. They have best in class print publications and web sites for consumers. By catering to consumer needs it allows them control of their shopping and buying experience.