Car Dealer Website Features
DealerPlatform helps you build and manage your own auto dealership website with all the tools that you need.
Unlike other online software that takes days or weeks to set up, DealerPlatform helps you go live with full features in minutes.
There are no setup fees or hidden costs. To learn more about our features, continue reading below. Don’t forget to check out our car dealer templates.
Your own domain name
Let your clients know you are a serious business with your own website instead of having your website sound like www.someothersite.com/wedonthaveawebsite
iPhone and Android Ready
No modifications needed. Your website will automatically detect when viewed in iPhone or Android phones and display in compatible format.
Choose from several color schemes and page layouts when you build your site or any time after.
You can also upload your own logo which makes it easy to brand your site.
Manage your vehicle inventory right on your website. Multiple users can manage inventory. Add new vehicles, delete or pause vehicle listings, change details any time.
VIN number decoding
Just enter the VIN number and most of the data required is auto filled. Most of the times, you will just need to enter the price and miles for the ad to complete.
Intuitive ajax interface to upload multiple images at once. Add or delete images any time. Attractive and easy to navigate gallery view in the frontend.
Your own blog
Share news with the world on yourstorename.com/blog . Upcoming inventory, useful FAQ, special offers, there is no limit to the information you can share.
Live chat with visitors
Easy interface to interact with your website visitors live. Multiple staff can be logged in to chat. Chat stays on while users navigate the website.
Preloaded makes and models
By default your website will be loaded with makes and models from all manufacturers. You don’t have to go through the cumbersome process of loading all the manufacturers and car models before you start posting your first ad. Once you have your website, you are ready to start posting
Posting to external websites
Once you add a vehicle listing, your ad is ready to be posted to services like Craigslist or Facebook.
The HTML code will allow you to post all details including images with the click of a button.
Twitter and Facebook Enabled
Facebook and twitter are marketing mediums that you cannot ignore anymore. Your website will be ready to auto post to your Facebook and Twitter accounts. Your social media sites will always show your latest inventory with link back to your website.
I’ve been using a wide variety of scripts over the years (been online since 1997) to get my web site to do various things and DealerPlatform is the best one I have found. I used to have separate applications for inventory management and a website. Now I have both in one!
— Steve, Island Motors St.Augustine
No Technical knowledge Required
As long as you can use a web browser, you can have a fully functional website working for you.
If you have trouble with something on the website, we are here to help you
Vehicle Submission Wizard
Our three step vehicle submission wizard will navigate you through filling all the required information for a listing. VIN Decoding makes it even easier.
Expand your market
Besides regular internet shoppers, iPhone and Android-enabled website opens up your business to a never before available users who are searching for a car in your local area on their phones. Your website will have this feature out of the box.
Allow your visitors to contact you from the website using a contact form with their requirement.Not only does your site look more professional, you have an extra stream of quality leads looking for their next car.
With no extra effort from you, your website will use the business address you provided during registration to show driving directions to your business.
Search Engine Optimized (SEO)
We understand SEO and how important it is for your business. Your site will be built to instantly take advantage of latest SEO best practices and bring relevant search traffic to your website. Your website and vehicle listing pages are keyword optimized for local searches.
Keeps track of daily and overall visitors for each page of your website and each inventory item. You can monitor live visitor activity also. Detailed charts and graphs make it easier for you to analyze where your traffic is coming from. Referral information provides you which advertising channels are working better for you.
We use state of the art security measures to ensure that your website is always protected. Regular backups at multiple locations keeps your data safe.
Help your visitors plan their financing using the loan calculator application available on your site by default. Increase traffic when visitors from your area search for a vehicle loan calculator online.
Lifetime Support & Updates
Our dedicated support team can answer your questions and concerns. You’ll also find help me guides, FAQ’s and other useful information once you log-in to your website.
All the tools you need
We have made it easy for you to customize and configure your website settings in a easy to use intuitive interface. Once you log in, you will be able to change every thing about your website according to your preferences.
Latest web standards
The attention span of an online visitor is less than five seconds. Keeping that mind, effort has been put in to make sure that your website comes with latest caching and indexing techniques to ensure fastest page loads.