Updated for 2018!
Below are Recommended Resources for All Areas of the Foodtruck Business. From purchasing your truck, financing your business, setting up a website, handling your email list and handling payments on the go, we have recommendations to help to thrive in your new business.
For Your Marketing:
Livingsocial – sites like Livingsocial and Groupon can build massive awareness and traffic for your food truck instantly. You can even offer a livingsocial promo code on your company website to incentivize people to buy vouchers for your business!
BlueApron – Food delivery services like Blue Apron like to use fresh, local ingredients. They also feature recipes from local celebrity chefs! Working with Blue Apron would be a great opportunity to showcase your food to your target audience.
For Your Website:
Our website is hosted with Hostgator, but you don’t necessarily have to do the same as us. You can choose from hundreds of options. But use these resources to help you:
Couponcodehoster.org – Promo Codes for almost all web hosting companies.
WordPress is the easiest way to make a website. Once you install it, you can simply add posts and pages easily.
WordPress.org – Here you can download the free wordpress software to add to your website.
Themeforest – a great site for professional wordpress themes to make your site look clean and professional without hiring a designer.
Weebly – A drag and drop website builder you can use to quickly make a website in a few minutes.
Would you like to hire professionals to set up your website so that you can focus on what you do best: making food? You can hire freelancers on Elance that have proven track records and will work on a budget.
Elance – You can hire any kind of freelancer here. Just post a job, and web developers will offer up their services. The freelancers all have reviews and ratings, so you can choose the right one for you.