Be The Super Bar This Comic Con 2017

Comic-Con, the most popular event San Diego hosts annually starts July 19-23. Comic enthusiasts, locals, travelers, and full costumed children (and adults) will be pouring in San Diego in the thousands. Bar owners on TapHunter’s

7 Ways to Boost Bar Revenue for Halloween

Halloween-decorated bar
Halloween is a great in-between holiday that bars can leverage for a nice boost between the end of summer/Labor Day and the Thanksgiving/end of year festivities. We dare you to find an adult that doesn’t

Why Bars Should Advertise on Twitter

Twitter Bird Holding a Beer
Marketing and advertising has undergone drastic changes with the relentless advance of the online world via social media, desktops, laptops, tablets, mobile and on and on. For a bar owner, it might seem overwhelming when

Brand Ambassadors for Your Bar

Brand Ambassadors for Your Bar
The term “regulars”, used to describe folks that frequent your bar, uh, frequently is an adjective everyone understands. Another way to say this would be “brand ambassador”. While this phrase may not be as readily

User Generated Content for Your Bar

User Generated Content
User generated content, UGC for short, is an easy and effective way for any bar to bolster their marketing efforts. If you’re unfamiliar with the concept, UGC is anything your customers create while at your

4 Ways to Improve Your Bar’s Twitter Experience

Social media can be overwhelming with the ever-increasing number of platforms available, the multitude of best practices on how to use them and most importantly, finding the time to cultivate each one of them. While

4 Ways to Ensure Your Bar Rocks

If you sell craft beer at your bar, you are in luck. The brewing industry has a lot going for it – explosive growth, being the cool kids on the block, raving fans, tons of

Summer Done Right at Your Bar in 3 Steps

  With summer upon us, it’s critical as a bar owner that you are on your A-game. The weather is warm, people are taking vacation and everyone is looking for a good time. You need

Is Email Marketing Relevant For Your Bar?

With technology moving more rapidly every day, it can be difficult to not get caught up in the next big marketing thing. Should my bar be using Snapchat? Is an email list worth using? There’s

Why Your Bar Needs A Content Calendar

First of all, what does “content” mean? It’s a broad term that gets thrown around by “experts” such that it seems a Holy Grail needed to bring your bar marketing new levels of success.  Content

5 Signs of a Solid Craft Beer Bar

With consumer options for beer bars expanding all the time, how does your establishment stand out from the crowd? Having good beer and possibly food are obvious choices but you also want people to know

Tips for Better Beer Sales [WEBINAR]

Beer’s resurgence in popularity due to the craft beer movement has made it a profitable source of income for many bars and restaurants. With a few key tricks up your sleeve, you can dramatically increase

Improve Your Bar’s Social Media Presence

Let’s face it, using social media as a business tool for your bar is challenging. New platforms are constantly being launched while the tried-and-trued sites are regularly changing their rules. Which ones – Twitter, Instagram,

Take Advantage of the Winter Weather at Your Bar

The winter season can be a challenging time to keep your bar at capacity on an average basis. The nasty weather can drive people away in a cold drift, or bring them in droves for

How to Promote a Killer New Year’s Eve Event

Everyone goes out for New Years Eve. As a bar owner, you’re probably very aware of this. But depending on your location, sometimes bringing people in can be a struggle.  It can also become taxing