Monthly Archives: September 2010

TK Carsites Empower Dealership Visibility

The AWA review team recently had the opportunity to get a firsthand look at the upcoming TK Carsites technology roadmap as well as some of the new features that will be released in Q1 of 2011.   Their new platform will...
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AWA Design Review Panel Expanded

PCG Digital Marketing expanded the 2010 Automotive Website Awards (AWA) to include three design awards. The AWA for Design will select the best designed car dealer website, automotive manufacturer website, and a third party automotive advertising website. PCG Digital Marketing...
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Las Vegas Website Awards Breakfast Announced

The 2010 Automotive Website Awards (AWA) will be presented on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 8:00 am at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas in Grand Ballroom D. Details on the awards ceremony have been finalized by PCG Digital Marketing....
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Dealerskins Parting Ways With Flash Technology

Dealerskins Website Review Once the industry darling of automotive websites, back when car dealers raced to purchase Flash based websites, Dealerskins has had a challenge recently re-energizing their brand. In fact you might say that the company has been laying...
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VinSolutions Delivers Seamless Integration

VinSolutions Website Review The PCG Digital Marketing team was given the opportunity to see the latest features and functionality of the VinSolutions platform and we were impressed with the breadth and depth of the integration they have achieved over the...
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Reynolds Has A New Wrap on Web Design Tools

What a difference a year can make. In the case of Reynolds & Reynolds, that year was well spent re-engineering their website inventory modules to create a product called WebMakerX© 2.0. The process of reviewing car dealer website platforms has...
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The Industry is BZZZing With New Website Platform

I’ve said this before, but what a difference a year can make. I recently finished a two hour webinar presentation of the new BZ Results platform called Virtual Dealership 2.0 and I am very excited with the platforms openness and...
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Automotive Websites On Fire

I had the opportunity to review the latest enhancements to the DealerFire website platform this week with the presentation coming from company founder Eric Hoopman. Last year DealerFire was one of the nine award winning companies in the 2009 ASMA...
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XIGroup Websites Make Great Strides in 2010

I may be sounding like a broken record, if anyone remembers vinyl recordings, but the largest companies that service automotive retailers have made major investments in rebuilding their website platforms in the past year. This is a very promising trend...
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Dealer.com Platform Previewed by PCG

I had the opportunity to participate in a two hour review of the latest features in the Dealer.com platform in August and it is clear that the Dealer.com development team in Vermont has been busy. Last year Dealer.com was a...
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