<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=841010339352500&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">

Welcome to the Typsy Blog

8 key elements for an effective restaurant website

Posted by Jonathan Henderson on Aug 17, 2018 8:42:00 AM

Today, the way consumers find local restaurants has fundamentally changed. When someone is looking for a place to eat, their main determining factor is convenience. Instead of taking the time to get word of mouth recommendations, they can find options at the tip of their fingers with a simple Google search.

That’s why crafting captivating food for your restaurant is now half the battle. With restaurants being the most searched industry by mobile device, it is imperative that you have an effective restaurant web design that not only attracts the search engines, but also compels users to come into your restaurant.

Read More

Topics: Tips for marketers, General marketing

5 ways online video marketing benefits your hospitality business

Posted by Patrick Foster on Jul 18, 2018 8:22:00 AM

Video is fast becoming the go-to format for brands, marketers, and individuals. More than 500 million hours of video are watched on YouTube alone each day, and 72% of consumers prefer learning about a product or service through a video than any other channel. Evidently, it’s a format that grows in popularity year after year.

Gone are the days when loading a video would take a year to load through your dial-up internet (remember that?) and appear grainy or pixelated. Video has become sophisticated and accessible, and as it develops, brings with it a whole host of benefits for hospitality businessesHere's how:

Read More

Topics: Content marketing, Tips for marketers, General marketing, Tips for owners

5 ways to maximize user-generated content to promote your restaurant

Posted by Grace Carter on May 9, 2018 7:58:00 AM

User-generated content (UGC) is content created by users of online platforms, such as social media, and is generally publicly available. It is created by unpaid contributors, i.e. fans, and can come in the form of blog posts, images, testimonials, and videos.

UGC is a great way to boost your hospitality venue or restaurant's visibility (particularly online) and potentially help with sales. It’s likely that there’s already a ton of content about your hospitality business out there, so why not take advantage of it? Here's how to do it. 

 

Read More

Topics: Social media, Content marketing, Tips for marketers

How to run a successful online competition

Posted by Felicity Thomlinson on Apr 27, 2018 5:05:23 PM

At Typsy HQ we encourage a culture of learning. We try lots of new things and learn as much as we can from each activity and aim to be better next time and increase our future capabilities.

Over the past six weeks, we have been running an online competition (have you entered yet? It ends April 30th, 2018!) and we have learned a lot.

Read More

Topics: Tips for hospitality managers, Tips for marketers, General marketing, Tips for owners

Local SEO basics for your restaurant or hospitality business 

Posted by Barbara Johnson on Mar 15, 2018 8:21:00 AM

Do you own a restaurant or run one? Every business owner aims at growing their business and attracting more customers. 

One of the best ways to do that is to improve your local visibility online, particularly as customers are constantly searching for nearby places, including your restaurant.

To effectively market your restaurant or hospitality business online, you need to make use of Local SEO. Here's how to do it. 

Read More

Topics: Tips for marketers, General marketing, Tips for owners

Who are we?

 
10 Day Free trial - Red

Receive regular blog updates

Recent Posts