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Selling your vehicle through powerful photography

Selling your vehicle through powerful photography

When it comes to selling your car, the importance of great photography is quite often overlooked. However, the perception of both your brand and the value of your car is judged by your visual representation. Therefore, knowing the art of powerful photography can have...

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Tesla changes mind on dealership closures and price reductions

Tesla changes mind on dealership closures and price reductions

American electric car manufacturer Tesla has now backtracked slightly on plans to close almost all of its stores and reduce prices dramatically. Only a few weeks ago, on February 28th, the EV manufacturer stated that it would be ‘winding down many of our stores’ over...

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22 months of growth for AFVs

22 months of growth for AFVs

Overall, the UK’s new car market saw year on year growth of 1.4% in February, which is usually a slow month ahead of the March plate change. This growth could have been caused by the looming prospect of a no-deal Brexit and the threat of price increases on imported...

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Google My Business: What is it and why is it so vital?

Google My Business: What is it and why is it so vital?

Having an online presence is so important to ensuring dealers thrive in this day and age. This is why we have created our Learning Hub, which is chocked full of tips and advice on how to boost your dealership’s digital marketing efforts. We’ve mentioned the importance...

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How can you measure marketing channel value?

How can you measure marketing channel value?

In our first Google Analytics guide, we taught you all about the basics - how to measure traffic, the key terminology and how to find out which page is performing the best. In this guide, we are going to take you deeper into the world of GA and we're going to show you...

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Buyers now favour new hybrids over diesel

Buyers now favour new hybrids over diesel

Insurance comparison website GoCompare has conducted a survey of 2,000 people asking which fuel type they would favour for their next car. The results showed that more new car buyers are now looking at hybrids than diesels. Only 18 per cent of those considering a new...

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Ebay’s acquisition of Motors.co.uk given green light

Ebay’s acquisition of Motors.co.uk given green light

Ebay’s acquisition of Motors.co.uk from Cox Automotive has been given the green light by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) today. Last year, on 19th October, it was announced that eBay would be acquiring the car classifieds site, so long as it was given...

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Lawgistics: GDPR – what was all the fuss about?

Lawgistics: GDPR – what was all the fuss about?

This month’s partner blog post comes from legal consultancy firm Lawgistics… Lawgistics provide specialist motor trade law advice and support to a range of clients within the retail motor industry. Nona Bowkis is a Solicitor at Lawgistics Ltd, and this month Nona has...

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