Blog

Feb
03

An overview of weekly restaurant website traffic

By Russ Huntington

In this blog post, I’m going to illustrate how an average restaurant’s website traffic is distributed across a typical week.

Jun
12

The importance of Meta Descriptions for restaurant, bar and café websites

By Russ Huntington

In this blog post, we’re going to discuss Meta Descriptions – what they are, how they’re used, and why you should care.

Mar
02

Traffic from mobile devices on the increase

By Russ Huntington

We repeat this message very often, but we’re seeing a continual trend of more and more website users consuming content on mobile devices like smartphones and iPads instead of desktop or laptop computers.

Feb
25

What are Rich Snippets?

By Russ Huntington

You may not be familiar with the concept of Rich Snippets, but you’ll definitely be familiar with Google. So what are Rich Snippets, and how are the two connected?

Nov
12

Introducing the new White Menu

By Russ Huntington

Over the last few months, we’ve been busy redesigning and rebuilding our tools for creating and managing websites for Restaurants, Bars and Cafes.

Sep
01

Common Restaurant Website Mistakes #5 – Not Catering for Mobile Device Users

By Russ Huntington

To conclude our series of blog posts about common restaurant website mistakes, we cover the importance of ensuring your website is fully accessible to mobile device users.

Jul
11

How to Make ALL Your Trip Advisor Reviews Positive

By Samantha Lyth

I am a bit of a foodie and love nothing more than finding a “hidden gem” of an eatery. In my book that equates to good food, good value, good atmosphere and (preferably) an independent.

Jul
04

Common Restaurant Website Mistakes #4 – Contact Information

By Russ Huntington

The penultimate post on common restaurant website mistakes – this time it’s the lack of contact information.

Jun
26

Common Restaurant Website Mistakes #3 – Background Music

By Russ Huntington

Continuing our series of common restaurant website mistakes, we discuss background music and why it should not be used.

Jun
20

Common Restaurant Website Mistakes #2 – Flash

By Russ Huntington

In this second part of a series of blog posts about common restaurant website mistakes, we’ll look at the use of Flash for user interfaces.

Jun
13

Common Restaurant Website Mistakes #1 – PDF Menus

By Russ Huntington

In this first part of a series of blog posts about common restaurant website mistakes, we’ll look at the single most common mistake - only making menus available as downloadable PDFs.

Jun
10

What is a mobile friendly website?

By Russ Huntington

"Responsive design" and "mobile friendly" are popular phrases in the web design industry these days. But what does it mean? And as a hospitality business owner, why shold you care?