Life in the restaurant business can be one of the most rewarding around. It can also represent something of a struggle, as the need to boost restaurant sales in the face of growing customer demands, increased competition, and rising costs of keeping a restaurant afloat are common issues surrounding today’s establishments. Leading chains like Starbuckscontinue…

The amount that the average American family spends on restaurants, online ordering, and takeout every year has been climbing a lot faster than the amount they spend on groceries, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Online ordering is fast becoming a primary revenue stream for many restaurants. I have clients that have closedcontinue…

Do you own your customer relationships? When a customer orders a second or third time from a 3rd party platform, chances are they love your food more than the platform they are ordering from. Customers are your business.  They’re hard to get and hard to keep. Customers that feel valued keep coming back, spending

The popularity of “near me” searches are rising. A consumer can now put in a search command into their phone such as ‘restaurants near me’ and instantaneously be presented with a list of restaurants in their area. ‘Restaurants near me’ is by far the most popular ‘near me’ search query with 6.2 million organiccontinue…

Service Areas Service areas are critically important to businesses that want to have “multiple locations” so that they can reap the benefit of local search ranking in multiple zip codes & cities. However, Google My Business listings can get suspended if the address being used is not eligible for a listing according to Googlecontinue…

  A website audit is not only about SEO. It is about design and UX, the lead generation process on your website and ease of administering the website, content of the website, and interaction with social media. Your website probably has dozens, maybe hundreds of pages. It’s not possible to check them all atcontinue…