XIGroup was chosen to receive a Peak Performance 2010 Automotive Website Award (AWA) for search marketing.  The awards were presented xi groupto the leading automotive website companies at the AWA breakfast ceremony in Las Vegas. The awards ceremony preceded the official start of the 9th Annual Digital Dealer Conference & Exposition. XIGroup was chosen to receive the Peak Performance award for search marketing.

The Peak Performance award represents website companies that have the search marketing architecture and feature set that will provide their clients with a strong competitive advantage online. Peak Performance winners are members of an elite group, which represent platforms that will enable dealers to create an unfair competitive advantage in their local markets.

XIGroup Upgrades Technology

XIGroup invested in a major platform upgrade since the 2009 AWA Awards. The AWA review team was extremely impressed with their technology and feature set during a two-hour formal presentation. The latest platform introduced by XIGroup makes it easy for a dealer to edit and update all page titles and META descriptions. The platform is further recognized for having a robust page creation tool and editor so anyone familiar with WordPress will find it easy to create search optimized content pages.

Automotive Website AwardsThe 3rd annual Automotive Website Awards (AWA) were created by PCG Digital Marketing, recognized leaders in automotive digital marketing strategies.  For 2010, PCG Digital Marketing recognized the industry’s best website platforms across three different categories: design, technology and search marketing.

The Automotive Website Awards seek to provide car dealers with an unbiased evaluation of automotive website platforms and integrated search marketing tools.  The 2010 AWA study included a review of over 50 automotive website providers.

This year’s published study includes 160 pages of valuable information regarding automotive website platform choices, search marketing performance, design and technology. The report is the industry’s reference guide for the best in automotive website technology and design.

Download a full PDF version of the Automotive Website Awards study.