This Week in Restaurant Technologies #017: Mobile Payments and Localized Social Media

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In this week’s show, Brandon and I go deeper into some of Amazon’s plans for a mobile wallet Starbucks’s bigger plans for their mobile payment app. We also cover some interesting stats and testimonials from chain restaurant executives who are willing to bet their jobs on localizing social media, while keeping the operations of those […]

#045: Chris Tomasso on Yelp for Restaurants

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Did you know every star on a Yelp review leads to a 5-9% increase in revenue for restaurants? One of the most useful tools you can utilize is Yelp for restaurants, and your guest this week will attest to how it can affects your reputation. In episode #045 of the Social Restaurant Podcast, I welcome […]

Wait, You Can Search by Emoji on Yelp?

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Are you ever so hungry for a nice cold ice cream cone that you only have the energy left to type a single character? Yelp’s got you covered, whether its pizza, ice cream, or ramen you’re craving. In this post, we’ll take a look at Yelp’s new search-by-emoji feature. Read on for a crash course […]