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17 Sep 2021

All ACT members are invited to join in on the APPGCW inquiry report launch. Please contact the ACT if you would like to join in and...

16 Sep 2021

There's so much to be learned from the success (or lessons) of others, particularly when it come to the ever-moving landscape of social media. So, every week Maybe* dig through all the data...

15 Sep 2021

Read which lucky bike shops and customers were chosen to receive Local Bike Shop Day prizes

14 Sep 2021

Green Streetis a guide to helping smaller retailers & hospitality businesses work together to slash their carbon footprint and become more sustainable as quickly as possible.

14 Sep 2021

From 1st April 2022, employer NICs will increase by 1.25 percentage points. Employee NICs will also increase by 1.25 percentage points, including for workers above state pension age

13 Sep 2021

Local Bike Shop Day 2021, administered by the Association of Cycle Traders (ACT), was supported by a record number of cycling organisations and bike shops

9 Sep 2021

Join tax compliance company Avalara for a webinar as they cover IOSS & selling into the EU, on Thursday 30th September at 11am.

8 Sep 2021

The Scottish Government has published its shared policy programme following the announcement of the Scottish National Party's power sharing partnership with the Scottish Green Party.

6 Sep 2021

Gary Spengler, the previous owner of Butterworth Spengler, will be riding between 4th to 12th September to complete over 970 miles for a worthy cause

6 Sep 2021

The Wellbeing Guide provides retailers with practical advice on how to support wellbeing for themselves and their colleagues.

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Maybe*'s social media tips to generate leads from Instagram

Posted on in Business News ,Brands & Products News , Cycles News

String Theory Garage repeatedly feature as one of the most engaged local businesses in Stratford-Upon-Avon. They talked to Maybe* about how they focus on engaging with every single like, comment, share, story watcher AND ensure that their customer journey shines through to generate leads from Instagram. Read on to discover their social media tips.


Generate leads from Instagram

String Theory Garage was founded by Ben Broke-Smith in 2018. Ben has over 15 years of experience working on cars and competed for several years in British, Irish and European drifting championships, achieving many podium finishes and winning the European championship in 2008. To this day, Ben is a keen driver and attends track days as much as time allows, still spending his free time tinkering with car suspension tuning and wheel alignment, constantly looking to find that little extra improvement.

​Ben's diverse driving experience, extensive technical understanding and strong eye for detail are what has led to the success of String Theory Garage today, where hundreds of happy customers have had their cars transformed in the hands of Ben.

"I got into social media a while back, I started up a Youtube channel and it really took off for other car and racing lovers like me. I then built up a successful Instagram with over 10,000 followers and was getting around a 10% engagement ratio so I have just applied my knowledge to String Theory. Most of the customers coming into the garage see their cars like their babies just like we do so we know what works for them content wise" says Ben.

The garage use social media to take a photo of the before, the middle and the after and talk about how and what they have changed for that customer. It encourages people to engage with us because they love cars, it encourages people to ask questions and also to think about what the garage could actually do for them, and in turn generates leads.


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