9 Promotional Activities to Increase Reservations Through Social Media (FREE Guide to Online Booking Widgets)

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

Social media is one of the most overlooked methods of generating restaurant reservations. Optimizing your social media pages is a good place to start for increasing the number of reservations made online for your restaurant. 

Learn 9 simple steps you can take to turn your social media pages into reservation making machines along with a FREE guide to online booking widgets so you can start increasing your reservations online.


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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Social Media

10 Simple Tips For Taking Better Food Photos for Social Media (Food Photography Tips)

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 photographs. You’re probably wondering how you can achieve the same for your restaurant. The secret lies in a few photography tips, that once mastered will take your social media game from a 0 to a 10.

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Topics: Restaurant Social Media

How to Market Your Restaurant to Millennials (2018 Trends)

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Jan 29, 2018 5:56:00 PM

With over 75 million millennials in the US alone, marketing your restaurant to millennials is without a doubt one of the best things you can do to drive traffic. Marketing to millenials wasn't always a worthwile investment, in the past it meant restaurants would be marketing to teenagers. Nowadays, with the average age of millenials sitting comfortably at 18, you are opening up your restaurant to an entire group of people with new, disposable income.

If you are a restaurant looking to tap into this market, here is what you need to know. 

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Social Media

8 Simple Ideas for Your Restaurant Grand Opening (Free Downloadable Invitation Template)

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Jan 29, 2018 10:45:00 AM

After months of meticulous planning and countless hours of hard work, your restaurant is finally ready to open. The quickest way to now solidify your presence in the community is by holding a restaurant grand opening event.

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Management, Restaurant Industry, Restaurant Social Media

Ultimate Guide to Successfully Running a Restaurant

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Dec 6, 2017 2:50:10 PM

The food and beverage industry is by no means an easy one to be in. With new brands launching every day, continuously changing tastes, and new ways to capture potential customers, it is both the best and worst time to be in the restaurant business. Instead of having to scour the internet for resources, we've put together everything you need to help you successfully run a restaurant.

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Management, Restaurant Industry, Restaurant Manager by Eat, Restaurant Finance, Restaurant Guides, Restaurant Social Media, Restaurant Software, Case Studies

8 Tips to Make This Holiday Season A Success for Your Restaurant

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Nov 16, 2017 6:04:35 PM

The holiday season is by far the busiest time year for restaurants, accounting for up to 30% of their annual revenue. As a restaurant owner, your main priority come end of the year should be to take advantage of this seasonal trend. 

If you are short on holiday inspired ideas, we've put together the essential steps you need to make sure the holiday season is a success for your restaurant.

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Industry, Restaurant Guides, Restaurant Social Media

15 Instagram Post Ideas for Your Restaurant

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Nov 12, 2017 11:53:22 AM

Are you having trouble figuring out what to post on your restaurant's Instagram page? Unfortunately there isn't a miracle formula to follow that will help. What there is though, is a number of proven approaches that will not only help keep the posts flowing, but also increase engagement on your social media pages. 


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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Social Media

24 Facebook Marketing Ideas for Restaurants

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Nov 2, 2017 4:31:15 PM

 With over a billion active users on Facebook as of 2017,  the social media network is making itself one of the most attractive outlets for restaurant marketers. But with so many restaurants on the platform, how do you make sure yours gets a slice of the pie?

In this article you will learn 24 Facebook marketing ideas you can implement now.

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Social Media

The 7 Most Common Restaurant Marketing Mistakes

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Oct 30, 2017 3:04:21 PM
Is your restaurant starting to perform badly? Have you tried everything you can to get more customers through the front door? The problem might not be your restaurant but the way you are going about marketing. 

Here are the 7 most common marketing mistakes you might be making without realizing.

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Social Media

Restaurant Marketing Ideas For Beginners

Posted by Saif Alnasur on Oct 26, 2017 11:01:47 AM

If your restaurant just opened or if business is slowing down, it's time to start thinking about marketing for your establishment. But between running ads online and sending out emails to potential customers, where does a novice marketer begin?

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Topics: Restaurant Marketing, Restaurant Social Media

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