The challenge: To unify and clean up the Facebook messaging and presences of 175 Toyota dealers in the Southeast region of the U.S. 22squared Senior Vice President of Earned and Emerging Media Chris Tuff and Southeast Toyota Marketing Communications Manager Julie Tullis spoke about the progress they made on that front in just six weeks at a panel at the AllFacebook Marketing Conference in New York Wednesday, Dominating Scale with Facebook Technology to Drive True ROI.
Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer OpenGraphy started the engine on a new Facebook application for automaker Volkswagen in Belgium, with the social network’s open graph actions providing the fuel.
Used-car price-comparison site Carsabi is for sale. If you are wondering what this has to do with Facebook, the social network is the reason why the site is for sale: Co-Founders Dwight Crow and Christopher Berner are joining Facebook, which had no use for Carsabi.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood wants automakers to redesign devices that currently let drivers use social media.
We’ve got an exclusive infographic showing global fandom for major automotive brands.
Not quite ready for car shopping, but still need transportation? Car-sharing network Zipcar launched a new application on Facebook, Reserve a Zipcar.
AutoTrader.com hit the gas on a new app for its Facebook page, hoping to accelerate car shopping by bringing enhanced searching ability to potential buyers.
Why go car shopping and drive all over the place when you can see detailed, customized videos of vehicles that dealers currently have in stock? That’s the thinking behind Socialink,Me a new Facebook app from video marketing outfit Liquidus, designed for use by dealers.
Warren Coakley gets his car stolen in front of his very eyes. He then emails friends, calls the local radio station, starts a thread on a message board, and posts a Facebook status update. How do you think he got his car back?