10 Good Facebook Post Ideas For Foodtrucks

1.) Do a Trivia Contest: Example: Answer correctly, win a free burrito: His government overthrew the only monarch of the 2nd Mexican Empire #AdelitaJeopardy

2.) Remind About Catering: Example: Hey Denver! We are now accepting summer catering reservations. Book your event with us now through February and SAVE 15% on your catering package!

3.) Promote New Items: Example: New item special: chicken curry. Join us ! :) happy Friday

4.) Offer Discounts: Example: Weekly Special - order any entree plate and receive a free can of soda! Show this tweet to the cashier when ordering to receive your drink.

5.) Offer Discounts via Secret Codeword: Example: We will be at Nooch Vegan Market tomorrow for Falawesome Friday 12-4pm. Tell us Our Falafel is Falawesome and get a $2 hummus sampler free with any purchase $6+!

6.) Post Honest Updates to Build Trust: Example: Water pump on the truck just failed! Going to be closed today but will reopen tomorrow! See you then!

7.) Encourage Ordering Ahead: Example: Cold & wet today! Call or text in your order and we'll have it ready for ya :) 503-946-6150

8.) Set Goals: Example: Today we hoped to hit 200 likes and thanks to all our amazing and great supporter we were able to hit 203 likes. Love you guys ;)

9.) Talk up the Food, Duh: Example: Delicious batch of Caramelized Onion and Smokey Blue Cheese Soup is simmering and getting ready for lunch service. Crisp green beans are saucing away in a smoked paprika pickling juice. Maybe it is all of the wood smoke we ingest from the 23rd & Alberta lot fire that is dictating our flavor preferences right now!

10.) Promote Voting in Local Contests: Another successful day at Auraria, sold out once more! Thank you all for your patience today, we hope we've earned your VOTE for Manna as the Best Food Truck in Denver! http://polls.denver.westword.com/polls/den/bestof13

Raising Funds For Your Restaurant?

Foodstart helps restaurants, food trucks, breweries, cafes, and others in the food-and-beverage industry raise capital in small increments online.

The idea: create a network of people who want to see your business succeed and you will increase the chances that you actually will. It's the same reason the Green Bay Packers created 300,000 shareholders and the Obama campaigns raised money in five-dollar increments.

Here are some of the ways Foodstart can help you raise money for your business:

 

Pay Backers with Free Dessert, not Cash
With Foodstart you pay backers only in free perks and rewards that you determine in advance. Try getting Bank of America to do that!

 

Social-Media Marketing Program
Foodstart will provide online ads, campaign consultations, custom-designed fliers, custom Twitter and Facebook updates, and even will draft and distribute press releases - for free! more info

 

Seed Match
Foodstart will seed your business with $1,000 - just raise at least $5k from at least 20 different people.

 

Physical Backer Cards
Foodstart will send every backer a card they can use to redeem rewards.

 

Low Fees
Foodstart charge just 4% plus we pass along a 2.9% credit card processing fee - the lowest in community-funded finance!

 

Familiar Payment Platform
People back your business using their existing Amazon.com account.

 

Let's get started...

 
Minimum Amount: $500
Maximum Amount: $50,000
 

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