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5 Reasons Why Your Dealership Needs Professional Photography

March 6, 2019

When first considering purchasing a new vehicle, every consumer begins with a strong image of their ideal car. Whether it be a luxury sports vehicle with strong horsepower and leather interior or an economic family car with a strong safety rating, we all start with a very clear photograph in our minds of what we are after. We know that a picture tells a thousand words, but have you ever heard of a picture selling...

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Website Platform – Release Notes: Version 2.0.3

February 25, 2019

Modular Platform v2.0.3 is live with a host of new updates and platform improvements. These updates are now available to all our clients on the Modular Website platform. You may be required to adjust settings on the back end of your website platform to activate these features. If you require assistance, please contact our Customer Experience Team on 1300 66 11 33. FAQ module In order to add the FAQ module, navigate to any page and...

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Ordering PPSR and CarHistory Reports is easy with Dealer Solutions

February 21, 2019

You run a used car dealership, and as you already know, your business has the requirement to ensure that all vehicles are clear of anything that could affect the integrity of that car – for this, you obtain a PPSR certificate, and your job is done! But, what if we tell you that for the same or less amount of work, you can run a CarHistory report adding the extra benefit of increasing the number...

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Selling cars online made easy

February 14, 2019

Have you ever wondered if your customers would like to start buying cars online? Before we go there, let’s think about this: Australia has one of the highest internet penetration rates in the world, currently sitting at 88% with a 3% increase year on year. E-commerce sites such as eBay receive traffic of 34 million visitors per month with visitors spending an average of 10+ minutes on site!1 Whilst you can’t buy a car on...

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How strong is your vehicle dealership website? 6 key features every vehicle dealership should have.

January 25, 2019

Studies in vehicle shopping behavior confirm that 59% of car buyers begin their search for their next vehicle online[1]. During their research process, they will come across different influencers such as Google Ads, Facebook Ads, Instagram posts and that e-letter your marketing manager sent to promote the latest car in town to your client base. No matter the channel, your dealership website is the core of all your digital marketing and advertising efforts. So, how...

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Dealerlogic Version 2.720/3.280

January 17, 2019

What’s New in Dealerlogic?  NT Forms – Customers in the Northern Territory now have the ability to produce statutory forms from the stock card Forms Manager. NT Forms 10, 11, 12 and 13 can be produced electronically and stored in Forms History for easy reprinting.   What’s New in DAIS? DAIS Safety Certificate at First Registration – The second-hand indicator will be automatically checked when a new vehicle with an odometer greater than 500kms is...

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Is Your Website’s Privacy Policy Up To Date?

January 14, 2019

Do you have a Privacy Policy on your Dealership Website? If the answer is no, we can’t stress enough how important it is for you to invest in one. A privacy policy is a statement on your website which discloses information about the way you gather, use and manage user data. It’s a simple yet essential requirement of having a website. Your privacy policy is simply a page featured in the footer on your website....

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Dealerlogic Version 2.710/3.270

December 18, 2018

What’s New in Dealerlogic? Stock Locate Display – Users can now customise the columns displayed in the Stock Locate grid so that each user has the column view that best suits their needs. The stock display options in the Program Configuration are now replaced with the new column customisation on the Stock Locate. Duplicate Supplier reference warning – A warning is now displayed on a Stock card when a duplicate Supplier Reference number has been...

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Say hello to Facebook Marketplace with Dealer Solutions

November 9, 2018

We’re your link to Facebook Marketplace. We have big news! As a Facebook Marketplace listing partner, Dealer Solutions can now link your used and demo vehicle inventory with Facebook Marketplace. In case you missed it, Facebook announced this morning the expansion on their vehicle category in Australia allowing vehicle dealerships to list their used and demo inventory. To read Facebook’s full article, click here.  So, what is Facebook Marketplace? Facebook Marketplace is a convenient destination...

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Thinking about using 360° Photos and Video on your Vehicle Detail Pages?

October 24, 2018

Thinking about using 360° Photos and Video on your Vehicle Detail Pages? With the increasing popularity of virtual reality experiences and the undeniable decreasing number of vehicle shoppers physically visiting shiny showrooms and generously oversized car yards these days, there is no question why industry professionals are exploring and investing in 360-degree photography and video platforms to increase website engagement and lead generation at a Vehicle Detail Page (VDP) level. Think about how 360° photography...

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