Go Back   Oklahoma Ram Club > Members' Area > The Lounge

The Lounge The place to hang out and discuss random things that have nothing to do with Dodge Rams.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-14-2016, 11:23 PM   #1
Join Date: May 2015
Age: 33
Posts: 6
Default Ideas for Website expansion

So I know that posting will help bring the site back to life. But it cant be just us 4 or so posting. That wont do it. We need to spread the wealth so to speak. I was thinking along with word of mouth if we could get some Business card like things to pass along to local trucks we see. Just a thought.
zavaral is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2016, 08:59 PM   #2
Coffee, Gas, Ammo. Set!
Okiespaniels's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Work, Garage, Computer room
Posts: 685

Y'know I don't know if we ever tried cards. In the beginning we didn't need them. The members that we had back in the day were very active and didn't mind showing off their trucks even if they weren't perfect. We had gtgs and attended shows as a group. These activities always attracted at least a few people and we usually picked up a couple new members each time. If you want active members you have to be active. People usually aren't interested if they get a random card, and less so if they're not doing something car/truck related.

I appear to be the only one still attending shows or cruises ...and not as much as I'd like to anymore.

One of the other things that we used to do was go on RAM Forumz and GPMM and troll for members. This was tolerated at one time because we were sister forums, but I can tell you GPMM has pretty much died. I still have a handful of GPMM cards in my truck..never think to pass them out and am usually too busy or going the wrong way.

I'd say if you've got word and have a business card program, try making some cards and posting them up.

BTW, the last thing I'd want to do is discourage you from trying to give out a card. This used to be a good idea just a few years ago People in your area may also be a bit more receptive.
"The only person I have to impress, is myself!" - Reggie Jackson

Last edited by Okiespaniels; 02-16-2016 at 09:04 PM.
Okiespaniels is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
CARiD gift guide has tempting holiday ideas for you! carid CARiD.com 0 12-15-2014 10:32 AM
Front page of a website! LowRam General 7 12-26-2011 07:15 PM
Ideas? ramthis9501 Interior 11 12-17-2011 10:59 AM
Exterior ideas BMRbrnSNRbrd Exterior 33 09-07-2011 11:22 PM
Skin/ forum/ club ideas OklaHemi Site Comments, Suggestions, Questions, & Problems 22 08-17-2011 02:33 PM