Tips and Tricks

4-Point Checklist Before You Record Your Next Video

4-Point Checklist Before You Record Your Next Video

We've laid out all of the essentials for you! Don't press record without scanning through these four pillars of making a successful video. The biggest mistake salesmen make in sending videos is focusing on just one or two of the categories below. If you're someone who's looking to reach full potential in using video to sell cars, you'll master ALL four areas. Start today, and see what a difference it makes! 

4 Reasons Your Videos Are Not Driving Sales

4 Reasons Your Videos Are Not Driving Sales

In 2017, Cisco reported that video will make up 82% of all consumer internet traffic by 2021. If video is a part of your sales and marketing strategy, allow this piece of data to validate all of your efforts. As we move past the era of introducing and inserting video, we can begin to focus on perfecting the actual content and craft of our videos. 

5 Apps Every Car Salesman Needs

5 Apps Every Car Salesman Needs

There were 175 billion mobile app downloads in 2017, globally. (App Annie) Considering there are 7 billion people on the planet, this only means one thing: people are using their phones… A LOT.

Anyone remember when “downloading apps” pretty much meant you were downloading games? Now, mobile devices and tablets aren’t just sources of entertainment; it’s all business. How much can I get done on my phone? If you’ve ever asked yourself that question, the answer is: There’s an app for that. Here are 5 apps specifically for car salesmen that guarantee productivity at your fingertips, literally. 

How To Use Video Reporting To Your Advantage

How To Use Video Reporting To Your Advantage

Are you using Authntk’s Performance Reports to your advantage? Do you use the data to draw conclusions and improve business? 

People use analytics and data in a lot of different ways. Some log in, take a look around, make sure nothing is off kilter, and leave. Others look at data as an insight into the past and future. They allow it to transform from mere numbers on a screen to understanding customer’s preferences, conclusions regarding what sells, and motivation for salesmen. 

Instead of looking at video reporting as simply “who’s viewing your videos”, we encourage you to take the next step into analyzing data for performance purposes. Here’s how… 

[VIDEO] Tips & Happy Thanksgiving!

[VIDEO] Tips & Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from Authntk Walkaround Videos!

Don't forget, as the weather gets colder and the wind picks up throughout the Fall and Winter, use your headphones! It's more convenient for you and creates a much better experience for your customers. Also, Thanksgiving break is a great time to shoot lots of light-hearted videos to prospects that you may not have heard back from, get creative!

7 Expert Post-Sale Video Ideas To Try Today

7 Expert Post-Sale Video Ideas To Try Today

One of the biggest mistakes you can make in sales is front-loading all of your effort. An ameteur salesman works really hard to bring customers in and then sell them a vehicle. Once the sale is over, their efforts belong to the next prospect. 

An experienced salesman knows every customer driving away in their new car is a potential ad, a repeat customer, or a five-star reviewer. The experienced salesman knows the goal isn’t necessarily the dotted line, but creating and cultivating a relationship. 

That’s why what you do after every sale can make or break your business. 

4 Reasons You’re Not Getting Great Reviews

4 Reasons You’re Not Getting Great Reviews

We watch a lot of videos around here, that goes without saying. Almost 1,000 videos come through on any given Monday, so it’s pretty easy for us to have a grasp on what’s important to car salesmen.