How to set up a Twitter account for pubs: a guide for newcomers

We’re about to demonstrate how to set up a Twitter account for your pub in 8 easy steps.

(If you already have a Twitter account but want to know how to get the best out of it, skip to our guide: How to create Twitter content for pubs.)

But before that we do that, I want to explain why Twitter should be an important aspect of your pub’s marketing strategy.

The truth is this: social media is increasingly being used by people to plan where they eat and drink. It’s a trend which is reflected in a 2014 survey by social media agency Clarity Comms.

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How to create winning content for your pub Facebook page

pub Facebook headKnowing what to write and how to write it. It’s one of the biggest challenges people face after they’ve set up a Facebook page for their pub.

Many people get off to a fast start and have lots of ideas for making fresh updates to their page. But then they hit a brick wall. They run out of inspiration.

There’s only so many times you can say: “Check out our amazingly tasty 2 for 1 burgers“, or “Happy Hour today 4 till 6.

For that reason, we’re going to share with you an incredibly useful resource.

It comes in two parts:

Part 1: the 6 golden rules for posting content.

By following these rules you’ll be able to create content easily, more quickly and more effectively.

Part 2: your indispensable resource for creating fresh Facebook content.

This resource ensures you have infinite ideas for publishing content on your pub Facebook page.

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Location is key to finding the best pubs for sale in Liverpool

Liverpool is one of Britain’s most iconic cities and many people will find it an attractive location for buying or renting a pub.

But is Liverpool REALLY a good location to buy a pub? Does it offer the profit-making potential you’re hoping for?

On one hand, the central areas of the city are experiencing promising economic growth and revitalised cultural appeal.

However, there is still a lot of deprivation in many of its suburban areas.

So, if you’re on the hunt for pubs for sale in Liverpool, you really do need to know the area before making a final decision. If you’re looking to run a pub for the first time you might want to check out our thoughts on the traits of a pub owner

To help you consider Liverpool as a suitable city for establishing a public house, we’ll analyse the following topics:

1. Liverpool’s new diverse economy

2. The variation in personal income levels in the city

3. Liverpool’s re-emerging population

4. The important role of Liverpool’s distinct culture

5. Liverpool postcode-by-postcode

6. Pub for sale Liverpool

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Are pubs for sale or lease in Edinburgh a sure bet?

The City of Edinburgh ticks all of the boxes as a prime location for running a successful pub. Scotland’s capital is a vibrant city, and choosing the right pub here can provide a great profit-making opportunity for a hardworking and ambitious publican.

If you’re considering buying or leasing a pub in Edinburgh, current market conditions suggest you are looking in the right place.

In this article, we’ll explore the benefits of running a pub in Edinburgh, as well as breaking it down postcode-by-postcode. Just before you get into Edinburgh, you might want to check out our thoughts on running a pub for the first time, if you’re new to the industry. Continue reading →