Automotive

Friendemic is one of the top social media marketing vendors in the automotive space, serving hundreds of dealers nationwide. 

Friendemic + The Automotive World

We aim to build authentic and thriving communities around your brand. We craft expert social engagement strategy, fortify your online reputation, identify and convert real-world leads, manage your social ad campaigns and deliver an unparalleled social ROI. We pride ourselves on our flexibility in devising custom solutions for our clients to meet your needs.

We Improve Your Online Reputation

We monitor all the top auto sites hourly, including Google, Yelp, Cars.com, Edmunds, DealerRater, CarGurus, SureCritic and others and then respond to every review. We integrate with your DMS to solicit new reviews and every day we receive a feed of your sales and service customers from the prior day.  By asking for reviews right after the sale, we increase responses on get more positive reviews.

We Engage Your Local Community

Friendemic creates or sources unique content that is a mix of your local dealership content (customer photos, community involvement, events, and even local news) along with OEM specific content on new models and incentives. Friendemic will also craft custom blogs and post to your website. We will add to SEO value and generate more web traffic while writing about new model releases, comparing your brand to competitive models, or even featuring news about the dealership. More than just content though, our social promotions will get your local community involved, and these often include giveaways, contests, events at the client’s location, partnerships with non-profits or other groups.

We Generate Leads

Using Twitter Advanced Search, we find people in your local market by using specific keywords (car shopping, test drive, oil change) and we start conversations that turn into leads, and yes, even sales. For more advanced lead generation, Targeted Facebook Ads can target prospects by the brand they drive, and we can run conquest ads to target the top competitive brands in your market. We can also find prospects in the market to buy vehicles by a certain brand or style, and even use custom audiences to reach your customers while they are on Facebook. The opportunities to drive leads are endless!

OEM partners

Friendemic is pleased to be a certified vendor with BMW, Chrysler, Fiat, Kia and Toyota.  Our services are also eligible for various levels of coop reimbursement with Ford and Subaru. Friendemic Co-op Guidelines

Case Studies: Automotive

Seth Wadley Auto's Twitter account was managed by Friendemic, and by utilizing advanced search techniques, diligent follow-up, and a great personality, we enticed a nearby user to buy from Seth Wadley Auto instead of another dealership where the customer had been test driving Jeeps.

Family Toyota of Burleson was a brand new dealership in December 2014. They teamed up with Friendemic to run web click ads to promote their Grand Opening Sales Event and other Toyota specials. These ads have been largely successful in driving leads to their website and foot traffic to their dealership.

Palm Springs BMW teamed with Friendemic to run a series of web click ads for their dealership. Friendemic was able to optimize the ads to ensure the appropriate audiences were reached at a below-average cost. 352 clicks were generated to their website at an average of $0.27 cost per click.

Warner Truck Centers contracted Friendemic to manage their social media ads and engagement. Over just an 8 month period, Friendemic was able to optimize ads to deliver over 950 leads at an average cost of $3.28 per lead.