Millions of consumers treat Weedmaps like the Yelp for pot, relying on the Irvine company as their definitive guide to marijuana dispensaries, varieties and doctors. But a key feature — user reviews of pot businesses — may be tainted by thousands of potentially fraudulent comments, a flaw in the...
Yelp is an endless stream of customer experiences. Every now and then you get a truly entertaining story. In May, Yelper GT W. left a hilarious review of Asheville’s Fun Depot, which details his experience playing laser tag with his two friends. Show More Summary
If you think your online reputation stops with what can be seen on review sites like Yelp, Trip Advisor, and Google Business, you're wrong. While these play a big role in what people see about you, it goes far beyond that. Photo Credit:...Show More Summary
Shares of online listings and reviews purveyor Yelp (YELP) are up $4.55, or almost 14%, at $37.18, after the company yesterday afternoon beat Q2 revenue and profit that topped analysts’ expectations, beat with its Q3 revenue outlook,...Show More Summary
The online business review company turned a profit during its second quarter, handily beating analysts' expectations.
Online review aggregator Yelp posted strong earnings Tuesday, and the stock is taking off. The firm reported a surprise profit of $0.01 per share in adjusted terms versus analysts expectations of a loss of -$0.07 a share adjusted. Revenue...Show More Summary
Online reviews site Yelp Inc. on Tuesday raised its revenue projection for the year again as it swung to a quarterly profit.
Shares of online business listings and reviews service Yelp (YELP) are up $2.15, or almost 7%, at $34.79, after the company this afternoon reported Q2 revenue and profit that topped analysts’ expectations, beat with its Q3 revenue outlook, and forecast the full year higher as well. Revenue in the three months ended in June rose […]
Yelp has filed another grievance, so to speak, against Google over a recent change to search results that affects restaurant review sites. The post Yelp and TripAdvisor Lash Out at Google Over Recent Change to Restaurant Searches by @SouthernSEJ appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Reviews from Google-owned Zagat come up far higher now in mobile Google searches for restaurants than do Yelp's. [ more › ]
For months, review sites including Yelp and TripAdvisor have accused Google of unfairly burying their search results down its search page and instead favoring its own offerings. In November, Google said this was caused by a "bug" and...Show More Summary
If a recent California court ruling is upheld, anyway Yelp users who think they can retaliate against a business by leaving a falsely negative review might want to think again, lest they get served a hefty fine. That’s according to a...Show More Summary
After spending nearly ten years on their wall, a German restaurant in Brooklyn is taking down their autographed Donald Trump photo after it became the subject of negative reviews on Yelp.
US-based online real estate destination realtor.com has launched Yelp reviews and community specific housing trends to enhance the buyer search journey.
THIS WILL END WELL: Houston Law Firm Sues Student With Severe Back Injuries For $200k After She Posts Negative Reviews To Yelp, Facebook.
A Houston law firm has decided to make its mark on the world much in the same way a rogue house pet makes its mark on an expensive Oriental rug. The Tuan A. Khuu law firm has decided it has "no choice" but to sue a 20-year-old student...Show More Summary
Online reviews can in some cases make or break a business, so it's no surprise that many businesses take their online reviews very, very seriously.
It seems that some businesses dislike negative reviews so much, they threaten legal action without actual cause.
Chefs, restaurants, the Federal Trade Commission, South Park, and its own shareholders have all taken shots at Yelp and its little army of self-appointed restaurant critics. But that army just got some serious reinforcements.
Yelp -- both a frequent target of misguided lawsuits and the host of many, many targets of similarly-misguided lawsuits -- has instituted a nifty new flag that lets readers and reviewers know which businesses are issuing legal threats or filing lawsuits over negative reviews. Show More Summary