One of the best ways to launch online ordering successfully at your restaurant is to let guests know online ordering is here!

Consider these ways to get the word out and feel free to use the example templates listed below:

  1. Online Ordering Email and Social Post - Already created by Popmenu for you!

  2. Send your Own Email Mass Message

  3. Create an Announcement to appear on website's homepage

  4. Create a Social Media Post

  5. Create a Google Post

Online Ordering Message Pack

The Online Ordering message pack is designed to make it easy for you to promote your online ordering experience to your followers on social media and on their email.

  • In the dashboard click Communications > Overview > View Message Packs:

  • In the Message Packs Window, Toggle over to One Time to display the Launch Series

  • Select the Message Pack Launch Online Ordering you want to activate (you can activate one, or all of them at this point!) and click Confirm

  • Select Needs Approval - The Message Pack(s) will enter your upcoming queue and Need Approval. The first message in the queue is an email marketing message, and the second is a Facebook post. The message type can be identified by the icon next to the name:

  • Click on the SCHEDULED AT button schedule your message to send out at a specific time and date in the future right next to the approve button. You can adjust the time and date using the calendar scheduler.

  • Once You're ready to send the message click Approve in the top-right hand corner!


Mass Messages (Learn how to send a message here)

Mass messages are branded to your restaurant, can go out to all your guests who are followers of your website at a designate time of your choosing and creates a call to action for your guests to immediately order!

Sample text:

  • Online Ordering is LIVE at [Insert Restaurant Name]! Give your kitchen a break and enjoy your favorite [Insert Restaurant Name] dish at home! Simply visit the link below,add dishes to your order, and pick up when it’s ready! For questions, feel free to give us a call at [Insert Phone Number].

  • Bring the comfort of {Insert Restaurant Name} straight to your home! Online ordering is up and running and we can’t wait to serve you. Add your favorite dishes to your order and pick up when it’s ready! Online Ordering is LIVE at {Insert Restaurant Name}!

  • Give your kitchen a break and enjoy your favorite {Insert Restaurant Name} dishes at home! Simply visit the link below, add dishes to your order, and pick up when it’s ready! For questions, feel free to give us a call at [Insert Phone Number].

Announcements (Learn how to create an announcement and send a smart message here)

  • Bring the comfort of {Insert Restaurant Name} straight to your home! Online ordering is up and running and we can’t wait to serve you.. Add your favorite dishes to your order and pick up when it’s ready! . {Online Ordering button }

Social Posts (Haven't connected your social media yet? Learn how here)

  • Online ordering is LIVE and easier than ever. Now you can enjoy your favorite dishes at home. Visit to order now!

Google Posts & Publishing (Make sure you have set up Google My Business)

  • Online ordering is LIVE and easier than ever. Now you can enjoy your favorite {Insert Restaurant Name}! dishes at home. Place your order now!

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