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SEO for Restaurants: Website Tips You Can’t Afford to Ignore

In 2021, there’s no excuse not to have a website for your restaurant. But just because you have a website doesn’t mean you’re doing everything you can to build your customer base. When it comes to SEO for restaurants, you can’t afford to ignore these restaurant website tips that can […]

Unique Restaurant Promotion Ideas for Every Season

Whether you’re running a mom and pop restaurant or a local chain, there are plenty of unique restaurant promotion ideas to help you attract customers throughout the year. Spring & Summer Restaurant Promotion Ideas Heatwave Specials When that summer heatwave hits, your restaurant numbers could take a nosedive. That’s why […]
Social Media Marketing for Restaurants

Restaurant Marketing Tips: How to Use Social Media for Small Business Growth

For restaurants, having a strong social media presence is more important than ever. Not only do some millennials say that they actively avoid restaurants without an Instagram presence, social media is a great way to communicate with and entice diners to choose your restaurant among the many options available to […]
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Restaurant Marketing Ideas: Building a Loyalty Program that Works

One of the great truths of the restaurant industry is that it costs much more to acquire new customers than it does to retain current customers. That’s why one of our favorite restaurant marketing ideas is building a loyalty program that keeps your customers coming back for more! Here’s how […]
Email Marketing for Restaurants

How to Attract Customers to My Restaurant Through Email Marketing

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to change the landscape of the restaurant industry, restaurant marketing is more important than ever. In today’s blog, we discuss how to attract customers to your restaurant through email marketing. What is Email Marketing? Email marketing is any direct marketing effort that uses email to […]
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The Best Brewery Events & Promotion Ideas to Increase Sales

Restaurants and breweries across the country are struggling as a direct result of the COVID-19 pandemic. That said, innovation and promotion is key to survival, and if you’re a brewery looking for creative ways to grow your customer base during and after the threat of the coronavirus is over, you’ll […]
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Local SEO for Restaurants: How to Rank for “Near Me” Searches

We’ve all be there. You’re out and about, wondering where to eat dinner. You don’t want to go far, but you also don’t know what restaurants are nearby. So, you pull out your smartphone, type in “restaurants near me” and wait to see what pops up. If you’ve ever found […]
Restaurant Marketing Trends

4 Restaurant Marketing Ideas & Trends You Shouldn’t Ignore

Restaurant saturation continues to be a problem in the industry, so it’s more important than ever to make your restaurant stand out from the crowd. These restaurant marketing ideas and trends will help keep your restaurant profitable for years to come! WiFi Marketing While email marketing has been around for […]

Restaurant Cookbooks: Should Your Restaurant Have One?

From Toro Bravo and Pok Pok to Kachka and Tasty, plenty of Portland restaurants feature their own restaurant cookbooks. Whether you’ve been approached by a publisher or are considering reaching out for a cookbook deal, you’ll want to carefully weigh your decision before creating your own restaurant cookbook. Things to […]
Restaurant Branded Merchandise

How to Create Branded Merchandise Your Customers Will Actually Want To Have

Especially if you’re located in an area dense with competing restaurants, restaurant marketing can make or break your business. There are plenty of ways to promote your restaurant, ranging anywhere from TV commercials and billboards to loyalty programs and coupon marketing. One new and exciting trend in restaurant marketing is […]