8 Reasons Why Squarespace is Great for Restaurants
Squarespace does a great job providing examples to help customers build amazing websites. One of those is how Squarespace help build web presence for restaurants, cafes and bars. We’ve dived deep into what make Squarespace great for restaurants.
1. Menu Block
Squarespace makes it super easy to manage your menu with their menu block. You can copy and paste your menu and the menu block automatically formats so the text looks great and easy to manage.
*For instructions on how to use the Menu Block, please refer to this article.
2. OpenTable Block
Looking to book reservations? Squarespace has a direct connection with OpenTable to sync your account. This allows customers to book reservations right on your site without leaving the page. This makes for an easy web experience for your customers and adds a professional quality to your site.
*For instructions on how to use the OpenTable Block, please refer to this article.
3. Mobile Responsive Design
According to OpenTable, 36% of all reservations in Q1 2013 in North America were made on mobile devices. All of Squarespace templates are mobile responsive which allows your website to render perfectly on any device. No additional work needed!
4. Google Maps Integration
It’s very important for your restaurant site as the location on it. Now you can add a Google Map of your location on your site. This also makes it incredibly easy for mobile users to click on the address and open straight on their maps app.
*For instructions on how to use the Maps Block, please refer to this article.
With Squarespace Commerce already built into your website, you are ready to sell anything from t-shirts to gift certificates in minutes.
6. Events Calendar
Promote events and other happenings at your restaurant by adding a events page to your website. You can share those events on your social media profiles, and have your customers share them too.
7. Social Media Integrations
Manage your Facebook page directly from Squarespace. Pull in your Instagram feed and publish updates automatically to Twitter, Facebook, and Tumblr. It’s all easy with Squarespace’s many social media integrations.
8. Contact Form and Mailing List
Collect customer information for mailing lists, private dining needs, or special events using our custom Form Builder. The form syncs with Google Docs, Mailchimp, and your email so you can manage your customer data efficiently.
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