Category: Independent Restaurants

Even though this is an ever-evolving situation, there are a few things you, a small business or restaurant owner, can implement now for marketing in the current environment.

Want to get more people seeing your Facebook posts? Looking to attract new diners through social media? On average 1.66 billion people log onto Facebook daily and are considered daily active users.  This represents a 9 percent increase year-over-year (Source: Facebook 01/29/2020). Around seven-in-ten American adults are using Facebook. With the exception of YouTube – the...

A lot of restaurant owners wait too late to start their digital marketing. Your new restaurant doesn’t even need to have served one dish to engage with potential customers. We’ve found that generating an online buzz is a great way to boost sales as soon as you open your doors. Here are three must-haves before...

Want to learn how to navigate Facebook better to improve marketing for your business? Do you want an easy way to fix common Facebook issues? A lot of business owners that manage their own social media don’t have a lot of time to properly learn how to use Facebook, so they tend to give up...

How do you make sure your emails are getting through? Do you have a good email reputation? I’ve been talking a lot recently about how to increase your email open rates. And with good reason! Email marketing has a great ROI! Research shows that for every $1 you spend on email marketing, you can expect...

Is your website actually turning customers away? Are you spending money on a website that’s not increasing your sales? Most restaurant and business owners know that a website is a vital part of business these days. Unfortunately, many concentrate their time, money, and energy on the site’s good looks instead of what’s important. Here are...

You are losing customers if your website loads in more then 1 second! Just how slow is too slow and how do you fix it? When asked about their website, a lot of business owners concentrate their time, money, and energy on the site’s good looks. While that’s important, it’s not nearly as important as...

Looking to get more diners on a tight budget? Are you tired of a low ROI with traditional marketing methods? With over 1 million restaurants in the US today, consumers have no shortage of choices when it comes to dining. So how do you make your restaurant stand out without breaking the bank? Here are...

We’re sharing our restaurant marketing guide for restaurant managers and business owners. If you’re not doing at least one (hopefully all) of these things, you’re missing out on valuable marketing opportunities.

If you’re not convinced that your restaurant should be utilizing email marketing, you need to go back and read this article. When talking with my clients in the food industry, many restaurant owners are eager to reap the benefits of email marketing but are lost on how to implement it properly. Sending the same email...