By @Laura #1976
Our mission? To make owning and using your Bronco easier, enabling you to get the most out of it, whether that’s an early generation model, an all-new Bronco, or the Sport. Our community –– you, and others who love Bronco –– is what makes Bronco Nation special, and it’s the enthusiast community we are out to serve.
For the last 12 months, we’ve been sharing exclusive news, community forums, events, interactive maps, and how-to content. You’ve let us know how much you enjoy the material, but we’ve also heard that finding the fresh content could be difficult, and that keeping up with all of the new topics could be time intensive. Basically, you told us that you wanted to spend your time enjoying the content, not looking for it.
We heard you. So now, nearly a year into this endeavor together, it was time to make some updates. We’ve been working on several improvements to better your day-to-day site visits.
First, we started in the forums. As many of you have seen and participated in, we brought back @David’s weekly Bronco Nation recaps. Then, we began turning out daily recaps as well. If you haven’t checked them out yet, please do! The short summaries vary from day to day, but include the daily blog articles posted, videos premiering on YouTube, top topics you’ve started in the forums, and related community content –– all to give you the newest Bronco information in one place. Some have commented that these are your first stop, a jumping point every night or morning to catch up, which is great to hear… because that is exactly how we set out to help.
Secondly, we felt we could do more on the website’s homepage as well. Now, when you return to us, you can see curated stories, latest news, forum threads, videos, social media postings, and calendar events on one dashboard.
Starting at the top, you can view important stories, and to the right, threads with the latest posted comments.
Next, you can watch recent videos in a full-size pop-up right from the page –– or click to watch them and comment on YouTube.
Further down, see the news headlines. And to the right of those, we’ve highlighted upcoming events you won’t want to miss.
Our last new piece is one that will make all community members be more included. We recognize not everyone has all the platforms we post to, so now you can come back daily to see what we’ve posted on them, no social media account necessary. Some of the tantalizing shots and fun content may even make you want to sign up, so view with caution! We’ve also added links to all of our platforms at the very top of the site for easy access.
Overall, we hope these adjustments help you by making it fast and easy to find the content you want to watch and read, as well as keep you from missing out on any activities you’d like to attend.
We’re so glad to have you as part of this community –– six generations of Broncos –– many of you from day 1, and we’re excited to bring you more about Bronco and participate together in the life that comes with it every day.