5 Easy Ways To Go About Marketing A Restaurant

5 Profitable Ways To Go About Marketing A Restaurant By:  Nick Fosberg Founder of Bar Restaurant Success & Author of “The Bar Restaurant Owners Guide To Doubling Your Profits & Loyal Regulars In Any Economy” 1. Facebook According to pewinterent.org 71%…
The Biggest Advertising Breakthrough Our Industry Has Ever Seen

By:  Nick Fosberg Founder of Bar Restaurant Success & Author of “The Bar Restaurant Owners Guide To Doubling Your Profits & Loyal Regulars In Any Economy” Imagine this. What if you could eliminate ever dealing with a local ad rep…
Restaurant Trends: All the World’s a Social Media Stage

By Bruce Hakutizwi BusinessesForSale.com Every restaurant dish has the potential to become a star of the social media stage. According to the food research firm Technomic, one of the biggest restaurant industry trends is that dining out is becoming a…
Facebook Partners with Constant Contact to Include Restaurant Menus on Pages

Last month, Facebook and Constant Contact announced that restaurants can now upload menus through SinglePlatform from Constant Contact to Facebook pages. SinglePlatform helps businesses showcase their most important information everywhere local consumers are making decisions online. As a result, Facebook…
10 Facebook Timeline Contest Ideas You Can Start Now!

With 57 percent of all adult U.S. consumers on Facebook, it’s the perfect platform to promote your restaurant’s next social media contest. Facebook contests are a great way to enhance your restaurant’s visibility and social media engagement while giving something…
How 20 Minutes a Day on Social Media Can Increase Foot Traffic

Social media can be overwhelming, and it’s easy to feel like you just don’t have the time for it. But in today’s business climate, you can’t ignore the need for a social media presence. Customers expect their favorite bars and…
How Denny’s Weirdness Wins the Social Media Game

Restaurant chains’ social media accounts are usually predictable, filled with food photos, promotions and deals. Then, there’s Denny’s. Instead of sticking to traditional scripts of promotions and deals, Denny’s social media posts are more like that of a teenager. Denny’s…
The Secret Of Wendy’s Social Media Success: Massive Stupidity

Many big fast-food chains have tried to create successful Facebook or Twitter marketing campaigns – and flubbed it. Burger King chose an unfortunate Twitter hashtag in a recent attempt to publicize its new lower-fat Satisfries, and McDonald’s got rude responses…
How Restaurants Can Use Social Media Effectively

Although many restaurant owners are aware of the importance of using social media platforms, it seems that measuring the results gained by their work is a harder task. The benefits may not immediately mean a direct increase financially for a…
21 Social Media Marketing Tips for Restaurants

Do you own, or do marketing for, a restaurant? Do you want to know how to use social media to market your restaurant? It’s a common problem – restaurants want to be engaging with their clientele; they want to use…
5 Common Restaurant Facebook Page Mistakes

Akron, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Facebook is certainly NOT the “end-all, be-all” of online marketing. But, it sure can play an important role. And, if it’s not done well, a poorly managed Facebook page for your restaurant can result in missed opportunity,…

McDonald’s is one of the most recognisable brands in the world, yet also has to battle a fair amount of negative publicity, so one would assume that its social accounts would be extremely active. Here is a quick look at…

Affordable monthly service provides daily social media posts for restaurants. Akron, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Of all the tasks a restaurant owner has to deal with in the course of a day, social media tends to drop to the bottom of the…

The fast food industry is an early adopter and heavy investor in social media marketing – so marketers can learn a lot by studying the social leaders in the fast food industry. Track Social’s Fast Food Zone tracks the year-round…

At Legends Sports Bar and Grill in Oshkosh, manager Muli Hajdini doesn’t take too kindly to people he sees as thieves. Hajdini claims two men walked out of his restaurant late Saturday night without paying their $20 bill. So he…

National Restaurant Chain Rewards Loyal Fans For Reaching One Million ‘Likes’ Atlanta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Over the last year, Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. sold more than 682 million sandwiches, 282 million orders of Curly Fries and 52 million Jamocha Shakes. Arby’s…

The next time you hop on an online review site and leave negative comments for a company, Tweet or Facebook about your disastrous dining experience, be warned: Businesses are starting to fight back, and sometimes not in a nice way!…

Denver, CO  (RestaurantNews.com)  Plink (www.plink.com), a Facebook Credits-based loyalty program that rewards Facebook members for dining and making purchases at their favorite restaurants and stores, today announced a partnership with Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. (www.arbys.com), the second largest quick-service sandwich…

San Francisco, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Revinate, the next generation of guest satisfaction, today announced the availability of its much anticipated restaurant solution. This innovative new solution for restaurants leverages Revinate’s experience as the leading social media solution for thousands of hotels…

Expion, a social media management company, has been working for over a year with three of the ten largest Applebee’s franchisees, managing and monitoring hundreds of local restaurant Facebook pages. From Expion’s one social media management system (SMMS), The Rose…

Tweeting about eating may seem like Internet noise to some, but the folks at Louisville-based Yum! Brands’ KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, as well as Papa John’s International, increasingly are talking back. Reading and reacting to the daily blizzard…

When Dean Slover and his business partners were preparing to open RnR Restaurant and Bar, they debated over whether to hire someone to manage the business’ social-media aspect. Nearly 14 months after the doors opened last March, the continued buzz…

You’re an expert chef with a beautiful restaurant, friendly staff and great food. In the past, you’ve successfully managed your customer flow through traditional advertising in local newspapers and you sponsor the local little league. Business is great, but a…

For many, social media is an inescapable facet of personal and professional life. This relatively new medium allows businesses to reach customers instantly and conveniently, while at the same time creating an avenue for immediate feedback. The restaurant industry has…