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17 Things (Successful) Restaurant Managers Never, Ever Do

Never say never, except when it comes to restaurant manager missteps. From closing early to relying on regulars, ...
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Increase Sales with 15 Restaurant Marketing Ideas: 30 Minutes, $30 Each or Less

First of all, you’re busy. But marketing is a must for increasing sales and bringing in guests. What ...
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Straight Up Advice: Should My Restaurant Offer Coupons and Discounts?

Should you be offering coupons at your restaurants? Or even offer discounts? See what those in the industry think about deals and if they hurt or help.
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The 23 Best Restaurant Advertising Ideas (Most are 100% Free)

23 restaurant advertising ideas, 23 ways to boost business and your bottom line. From social media hacks to event ideas, start getting your brand out there!
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Restaurant Marketing: 7 Shockingly Successful Social Media Campaigns

It would be an understatement to say that social media has become a fundamental part of today’s world. From articles, memes, to that popcorn popping comments section, the amount of information that we generate and consume on a daily basis is tremendous. Can brands actually stand out beneath all this digital noise? Turns out, they…
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The 10 Best Snapchat Restaurant Marketing Tips

Do you want more millennials in your bar or restaurant? If the answer is yes, Snapchat is a must. Over 60 percent of Americans ages 13-34 use this popular instant picture messaging app, and 40 percent of Snapchat users are 25 and older. These Snapchat restaurant marketing tips will get you up to speed…in a…
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Why Your Restaurant Should be Investing in Mobile

Enticed by the promise of increased exposure, more and more restaurants are utilizing mobile devices to expand their reach. If you’re not taking advantage of mobile technology, learn why you could be losing your competitive edge. Compelling Data Recently, RetailMeNot, Inc. commissioned Google Consumer Surveys to poll more than 1,000 people about their dining habits.…
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The Steps to Mastering Restaurant Customer Service Online

If they want to succeed in the digital age, restaurateurs must have the ability and willingness to manage their online reputations. To win the hearts of past and potential guests, consider the following guidelines for better online customer service. Address complaints on every channel. Good customer service shouldn’t be limited to the table, telephone or…
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How to Improve Your Restaurant’s Yelp Rating

Yelp. Depending on your level of mastery, the mere mention of the crowd-sourced review website may send shivers down your spine. A negative Yelp review can haunt your restaurant for years to come, and in the era of smartphones ranking high on Yelp with a favorable score is one of the best ways to attract new business.
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Going Digital: The New Standard of Restaurant Signage

For fast casual restaurants and quick service eateries, digital signage is becoming crucial to beating out the competition. Having digital signage in your restaurant opens up endless possibilities, providing ways to cut costs, boost profits, and actively engage with your customers on multiple platforms.
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Using Geolocation Mobile Ads to Advertise Your Restaurant Efficiently

Smartphones have “location services,” meaning that Facebook and other apps can track the location of users in real-time. Mobile ads that utilize this feature are geolocation-specific: if you know what you’re doing, you can greatly increase conversion per ad by relying on the location of your intended customers to do the heavy lifting for you.
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How Effective is Mobile Advertising for Restaurants?

The advertising and marketing landscape for the restaurant and food industry is constantly shifting. In an effort to stay ahead of the curve, restaurants lead the way in experimental and new advertising methods like social media posts, banner ads, and targeted advertising on mobile devices and restaurant tablets.
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