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Boost Facebook Page Traffic and Increase Restaurant Reservations With These Tips and Tricks

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 17, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Social media has always been a great way to reach potential diners at your restaurant and Facebook's latest feature takes that process one step further.

Facebook now allows restaurant owners to add a 'Book Now' call to action right on their Facebook page, finally providing business owners with a means of accepting reservations from their restaurant page. 

Restaurant's partnered with a reservation provider can now embed their online booking widget into the new call to action (CTA), allowing customers to book a table within a few clicks. 

Read on to learn how you can add the new 'Book Now' button to your Facebook profile as well as a few secret tips and trips to boost your Facebook page traffic and increase restaurant reservations.

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Guides, Restaurant Social Media

How to Hack Google to Increase Restaurant Reservations

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 12, 2018 1:03:00 PM

By now, it’s safe to say that Google is the most powerful search engine available. With over 40,000 unique searches made on the platform every second, it is by far the most powerful tool out there for restaurants.

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Management, Restaurant Guides

9 Examples of Promotional Activities to Increase Restaurant Reservations Through Social Media (Free Booking Widget Guide)

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 10, 2018 2:56:00 PM

Social media marketing is one of the most overlooked methods of generating restaurant reservations online. Whether you’ve already established a social media presence or not, you can guarantee that your guests are already posting pictures and leaving comments about your restaurant across the web.

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Social Media

How to Add 'Book Now' button On Instagram (Hidden Booking Feature)

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 9, 2018 1:08:00 PM

For many restaurants, Instagram has essentially become their main presence on social media. This is because, despite the sheer number of other social media sites geared towards acquiring a following online, Instagram does the best job of generating interest for restaurants. 

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9 Tips for Effective Restaurant Accounting (with Free Restaurant Profit and Loss Template)

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 7, 2018 11:08:00 AM

Running a restaurant can be an incredibly exciting and rewarding endeavor. This comes at a price though. And for some, one of the most crucial elements of restaurant operation is often overlooked – restaurant accounting.

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Topics: Restaurant Finance

Using Your Booking Widget to Increase Restaurant Reservations [Free Downloadable Guide]

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 6, 2018 12:44:00 PM

In the past, making a reservation at your favorite restaurant meant having to call a reservation hotline, spend time spelling out your name, providing your contact info, and listing out any special requests. We have come a long way since then.

Thanks to the power of the internet, we are now able to make restaurant reservations in a fraction of the time online without having to speak to a single person in the process.

The only problem though is that despite this, some restaurants are still making it just as difficult to reserve a table online as it was in the past by phone.

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Management, Restaurant Guides

How to Beat Your Restaurant Competition and Increase Reservations with These 7 Strategies

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 3, 2018 1:22:00 PM

The food and beverage industry is one of the hardest industries to succeed in right now. With over a million restaurants in America alone, and more opening year after year, competition is at its all-time high, making it harder than ever for restaurants to succeed in an already saturated market.

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Management, Restaurant Manager by Eat, Restaurant Social Media, Restaurant Software

Food Photography Tricks: 10 Simple Tips For Taking Better Photos of Your Menu

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Feb 3, 2018 10:36:00 AM

The world is becoming increasingly focused on photos, in particular those on social media. With 95 million photos posted on Instagram per day, and 240 million posted with #food alone, it is important for restaurants to hop on the social media train and establish an online presence before it’s too late.  

Most modern day restaurants thrive on their online food photos, some even garnering thousands of fans purely because of their mouth-watering, well-taken pictures. You’re probably wondering how you can achieve the same for your restaurant. The secret lies in a few food photography tips and techniques, that once mastered will take your photography to a professional level. 

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Topics: Restaurant Social Media

New Features: Server Management, Table Timers, and Customer Tags

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Jan 31, 2018 12:48:00 PM

The latest update to our table management system focuses on some of the core features essential to restaurant operation. 

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Topics: Restaurant Manager by Eat

New Features: Analytics, Reporting, and Custom SMS

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Jan 30, 2018 5:25:04 PM
Our latest features announcement focuses on table management features and an improved analytics offering. After spending time listening to the needs of our latest restaurant partners we've rolled out these features to everybody using our system.  
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