If you're going to be at our first ever Food Truck Festival happening this Saturday (5/4) in Troy, NY, we want you to Tweet, Instagram, Facebook, Foursquare, flickr, and more with us! Here's a complete guide for the fest including our hashtag for the day and the Twitter handles for a bunch of the trucks. We'll even have a fancy-dandy guide to save to your phone, or print out. We'll also have paper copies at the festival too, but you can save a tree and download it here.
Food Truck 101
Food truck and social media are two things that seem to go hand in hand. Most food trucks do not have a marketing budget, and if they do it isn't very big Because of that they've had to work with free and low cost marketing methods. Social media is perfect for food trucks for many reasons, but largely because it is portable, just like a food truck is. Here's a look at how food trucks are using social media to promote their business, and also how they can utilize different social media platforms.
If you've never ordered from a food truck, you may wonder what sorts of foods are available. There's no short answer to that as the food offered is often as unique as the truck serving it. Here's a broad sample of what kind of foods you'll be able to get from a food truck.
Food Trucks are a new thing to many people and the people who know what they are absolutely love them. If you don't know much about food trucks, you will after you read through this beginners guide.