• How to Maximize Your Review Marketing Opportunity

    Do you know how most consumers go about finding a new automotive repair shop? The latest SureCritic survey asks consumers about the influence of consumer reviews on that process. What if we told you 90% of consumers rely on consumer reviews when deciding where to service their vehicle – would that matter to your business success? You better believe it! This three-part blog post will explore what your online review reputation may be saying to your potential customers and how to take control of the message.

  • How E-mail and Text Marketing Can Increase Your Auto Shop’s Profits

    There are many factors that impact being a profitable automotive shop, such as; providing great service, having the correct tools, and the right staff and always analyzing your competition just to name a few. But, one of the most impactful and possibly best ways to build a profitable business is to simply focus on your customer’s needs and your shop’s communication strategies. Learn how Mitchell 1’s SocialCRM auto repair marketing can help in this blog.

  • Meet your Mitchell 1 Marketing Team Member: Victor Michael

    The “Meet Your Team Member” feature provides an inside look at the SocialCRM auto shop marketing service from the perspective of one of our product experts. In an interview format, they share expertise, insights and best practices to help auto repair shops use digital marketing strategies to gain competitive advantage in their market. This time we had the opportunity to sit down with Victor Michael, one of our web designers for SocialCRM and LocalSearch, to obtain his thoughts and tips to boost a shop’s internet presence with their website.

  • Best of the Blogs 2020: Auto Shop Marketing Tips

    Marketing can be tricky. It is an ever-evolving and dynamic practice that can make or possibly break a business. New technologies and methodologies are constantly developing and consumers change with these trends; including the way they interact with marketing communication methods. This past year, our SocialCRM auto shop marketing team has been busy blogging away and sharing their marketing wisdom to help your shop gain and retain more customers and ultimately boost sales. Here is a collection of the SocialCRM team’s blog posts from 2020.

  • Stay Top Of Mind With These Holiday Email Ideas

    The Holiday Season has arrived. Have you put any thought into your holiday greeting and specials offer emails?If you said no, you would not be alone. However, this is a gentle reminder that now is the time to start putting your plans together and contacting your SocialCRM support agent to help you with any holiday client retention strategies!

  • Why Customers Leave – Do You Care? 

    Marketing Tips from Mitchell 1 SocialCRMIt’s safe to say that most shops would admit that working with customers is an everyday challenge – period. Even when things go right, challenging customer personalities and attitudes will still exist. And in the end some customers will leave no matter what. Here are some tips from our Social CRM marketing experts on why your customers will leave and what you can do about it.

  • What Exactly is Call Tracking for Marketing?

    Simply put, call tracking is a way for your shop to receive important information to help you grow and market your business. It’s a valuable part of your overall auto shop marketing strategy. Read the blog post to learn more…