Social Media http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en Kick Apps: 5 tech tools to up your game http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/kick-apps-5-tech-tools-your-game <div class="node-body gallery-body">Downloadable smartphone applications to help restaurant operators do their jobs</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/kick-apps-5-tech-tools-your-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/kick-apps-5-tech-tools-your-game#comments Social Media Operations Back of the House Technology Thu, 14 Jan 2016 06:27:00 +0000 50891 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Court ruling, Senate bill pave way for more negative online reviews http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/court-ruling-senate-bill-pave-way-more-negative-online-reviews <div class="node-body article-body">With a recent court decision and a bill in the Senate, restaurant operators’ legal rights to protect their online reputation continue to shrink.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/court-ruling-senate-bill-pave-way-more-negative-online-reviews" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/court-ruling-senate-bill-pave-way-more-negative-online-reviews#comments Social Media Tue, 17 Nov 2015 14:00:00 +0000 49401 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>A court recently found that one restaurant company&#39;s internet and social media policy for employees overstepped its rights.</p> Getty Images Crowdfunding helps finance owners' imaginations http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/crowdfunding-helps-finance-owners-imaginations <div class="field-byline"> Desi Danganan </div> <div class="field-deck"> More owners and potential owners are turning to Kickstarter and other services to raise capital for development or improvements. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More potential restaurant owners are turning to Kickstarter and other services to raise capital for development or improvements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/crowdfunding-helps-finance-owners-imaginations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/crowdfunding-helps-finance-owners-imaginations#comments Social Media Finance Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:44:00 +0000 47001 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How one restaurant scored by embracing Instagram users http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/how-one-restaurant-scored-embracing-instagram-users <div class="field-deck"> An operator learns to love, or at least make a little money from, food-selfie fans. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An operator learns to love, or at least make a little money from, food-selfie fans. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/how-one-restaurant-scored-embracing-instagram-users" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/how-one-restaurant-scored-embracing-instagram-users#comments Management Tips Social Media Gated Thu, 28 May 2015 17:21:00 +0000 43191 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Catit/Carmel Winery 5 ways to handle haters on Yelp http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/5-ways-handle-haters-yelp <div class="field-byline"> Darius Fisher </div> <div class="field-deck"> Negative review? Here's what to do. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wiith more than 142 million unique monthly visitors, ignoring negative Yelp reviews is not a wise decision. What's a restaurateur to do?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/5-ways-handle-haters-yelp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/5-ways-handle-haters-yelp#comments Social Media Gated Wed, 27 May 2015 21:02:00 +0000 43141 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 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 Gated 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 Gated 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. They make potential buyers think your restaurant is worth less, too. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Selling your restaurant? Be aware of how new innovations, business models and online reviews are affecting its value and be ready to address the issue during negotiations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/trendinista-how-weak-online-reputation-can-hurt-valuation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/trendinista-how-weak-online-reputation-can-hurt-valuation#comments Trendinista Social Media Finance Gated Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:18:00 +0000 40861 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Getty Images/Thinkstock How to respond to negative comments on Yelp http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/how-respond-negative-comments-yelp <div class="field-byline"> Holly Machanic </div> <div class="field-deck"> Restaurants are often targets for online critics. Handling the negativity requires a strategy. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurants are often targets for online critics. Handling the negativity requires a strategy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/how-respond-negative-comments-yelp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/how-respond-negative-comments-yelp#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Marketing Social Media Gated Mon, 09 Feb 2015 15:00:00 +0000 40011 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Trendinista: Restaurants adapt to public comment cards http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/trendinista-restaurants-adapt-public-comment-cards <div class="field-deck"> It’s becoming increasingly important for chefs and restaurant owners to learn to keep their cool. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It’s becoming increasingly important for chefs and restaurant owners to learn to keep their cool.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/trendinista-restaurants-adapt-public-comment-cards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/trendinista-restaurants-adapt-public-comment-cards#comments Trendinista Consumer Trends Social Media Gated Mon, 05 Jan 2015 02:55:00 +0000 39031 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock