Welcome to Digital Homesteading.
This collection of resources from 9 Clouds helps you build your business and community.
Automotive marketing conversations happen every day online. Social media helps auto dealers and car enthusiasts of all kinds follow recent news and reviews from industry experts and top car brands.
And let’s not forget: the auto marketing industry is evolving every minute. So, it’s crucial for dealers everywhere to keep up and not fall behind. There are many auto Twitter accounts out there, but only several are updated frequently and worth your time to follow, check, and retweet.
NOTE: After you read through the Twitter accounts, check out our favorite Top 5 Auto Marketing blogs we can’t get enough of.
Automotive Marketing @ADMcommunity The ADM community seeks to serve automotive digital marketing professionals and offer strategies, tactics, resources, and networking opportunities. Anything from automotive performance updates to new model announcements and more is posted daily.
Edmunds.com has a treasure trove of information car shoppers want to know. The Edmunds Daily is an especially great resource to stay up-to-date on car news and technology. If you work or own a dealership, it’d be in your best interest to follow this account.
Autoblog.com @TheRealAutoBlog Generally new or used car shoppers research online before investing in their next vehicle. This account is chock-full of vehicle reviews, recall announcements, research discoveries, and what’s up-and-coming in the automotive industry.
MYDEALERCAPITAL @DealerCapital The goal of this account is to protect and grow dealerships across the country with information and inspiration. DealerCapital seeks to create dealers of interest.
Subaru owners tend to love their brand. Follow this account to stay on top of new marketing messages, safety features, and promotions. Every Friday is Fan Photo Friday, where Subaru will post a picture of a Subaru owner’s ride.
Chevrolet @Chevrolet Chevrolet is a great example of a Twitter account that seeks to entertain and inform. The account ties in trending topics like #WorldEmojiDay and #NationalHotDogDay, and has reoccurring hashtags such as #WordlessWednesday.
The mission of DrivingSales is to connect progressive dealership professionals with the people and information needed to be successful. We highly recommend you follow this Twitter account.
Car and Driver @CARandDRIVER The bond between a car owner and his or her ride can be a big deal for some of us. As the worldwide leader in providing objective test results, plus expert reviews on vehicles, Car and Driver has truckloads of interesting content.
Here at 9 Clouds, we make it pretty clear that we love HubSpot already. But auto dealers should too! Check this Twitter account for daily insights on all things inbound marketing, social media, sales, and digital marketing.
— HubSpot (@HubSpot) July 28, 2015
We’d like to give honorable mentions to @VW, @Ford, and @Honda, since they are also awesome automotive marketing Twitter accounts. Are there accounts we didn’t list that you just can’t get enough of? Write about it! We’d love to hear which accounts you follow and why you love them.
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