Social Media http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en Trendinista: Do social media rankings trump a Beard Award? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-do-social-media-rankings-trump-beard-award <div class="field-deck"> Beard Award winners barely register on a new Top 50 restaurant list that uses social media data to produce its rankings. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beard Award winners barely register on a new Top 50 restaurant list that uses social media data to produce its rankings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-do-social-media-rankings-trump-beard-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-do-social-media-rankings-trump-beard-award#comments Trendinista People to Watch Social Media Fri, 15 May 2015 19:08:00 +0000 42981 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>State Bird Provisions chef/owners Nicole Krasinski and Stuart&nbsp;Brioza are riding high these days.</p> Trendinista: Yelp reviews could trigger health inspections http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-yelp-reviews-could-trigger-health-inspections <div class="field-deck"> Wording found in anonymous online reviews may soon determine how frequently local health officials inspect your restaurant. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wording found in anonymous online reviews may soon determine how frequently local health officials inspect your restaurant. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-yelp-reviews-could-trigger-health-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-yelp-reviews-could-trigger-health-inspections#comments Trendinista Social Media Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:30:00 +0000 41981 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Trendinista: How a weak online reputation can hurt valuation http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/trendinista-how-weak-online-reputation-can-hurt-valuation <div class="field-deck"> Customers aren’t the only ones turned off by shaky social media reviews. 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site have thrust its legitimacy and objectivity back into the spotlight.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/yelp-forced-manage-its-own-reputation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/yelp-forced-manage-its-own-reputation#comments Eat Beat Business Marketing Consumer Trends Social Media Gated Lawsuits Marketing Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:40:00 +0000 35361 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Giant group cocktails filling sizable niche http://restaurant-hospitality.com/management-tips/giant-group-cocktails-filling-sizable-niche <div class="field-deck"> Seven establishments capitalizing on the sharing culture by mixing community cocktails. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Seven establishments capitalizing on the sharing culture by mixing community cocktails.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a 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