Don't mess with the bodega cats. Walk into any corner store a.k.a bodega in New York City, and you'll find a variety of household goods, beer, probably a deli and almost definitely a resident cat. The cats keep the rats and mice away...Show More Summary
Keeping a cat in a NYC bodega is technically against the rules, but everybody loves bodega cats. Everybody but a certain Yelp review, who is now getting a lot of flak for complaining about a bodega cat at SK Deli in the East Village. You...Show More Summary
Doctor Strange fans who are cruising Google Maps in New York may notice something's a bit... well, strange today.
"This place is like Six Flagg's [sic] for rich smart people."
Whenever you hear the words online reputation management, two underhanded marketing activities should immediately come to mind. The first: fake reviews. There are agencies that exist solely to place fake reviews on sites like Yelp, DealerRater, and Google Reviews to increase a business’s overall rating. Show More Summary
An Oregon bakery named Fat Cupcake is fighting back against claims of racism over one of its products. The controversy is believed to have begun with a Yelp review posted on September 10 which states, "Very troubling. They were serving a cupcake called the 'Mr President' that had an Oreo cookie inside. Show More Summary
Positive reviews aren’t always all they’re cracked up to be It’s no great secret that a solid Yelp rating — or, more prestigiously, a couple of Michelin stars — entices diners to visit a particular restaurant. But there are drawbacks to leaning heavily on these kinds of review systems. Show More Summary
From Michelin stars to Yelp reviews.
You can buy yours featuring this one-of-a-kind real Yelp review Bartender Sean Kenyon, whose flagship Williams & Graham, is among for contenders for Best American Bar Team in the Spirited Awards later this week, is nothing if not sincerely irreverent. Show More Summary
Every business is a word of mouth business. This is even more true in the internet age of social media posts and Yelp reviews. Nearly three out of four people value the opinions of friends more than any other advertising when they make a purchase. One of the best ways to use this form of […]
This week we’re talking about heroes in history who were actually terrible people, doling out justice for one-star Yelp reviewers, looking back at computer viruses that wreaked havoc around the globe, and much more. Read more...
We’ve all been there. You want to find the best place possible spot to go out and have a few drinks. Only to look up from an endless scroll of Yelp reviews and realize you’ve spent half the night hemming and hawing. Well, no more! On Oct. Show More Summary
Oh, you sweet, innocent little lamb, you really thought Yelp was about providing consumers with useful information? Ha... no. Yelp is about catharsis, about peace of mind, about releasing the gnawing chomp of what wasn't said in defense of the self. Case in point: After blowing up at a ... More »
You may recall that Emmy-nominated actor Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) was eminently displeased with the moving service he used this past summer — so displeased that he posted a scathing Yelp review. But as the seasons change, so do our sensibilities, and Burgess is angry no more. Read more...
The California Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal involving an order forcing Yelp to remove a negative review against an attorney. The case arose after a San Francisco lawyer won a defamation lawsuit against a client over her review on Yelp, the online business directory and review......
Who knew that Yelp reviews could be art? Toothpix takes advantage of the 12-second videos that Yelp allows its reviewers to post on its site to create totally absurd short films about popular restaurants. It’s truly glorious. Read more...
The restaurant does not allow open carry of weapons Thanks to the power of social media, Yelp and Facebook reviews have become ridiculously complicated for restaurants in recent years. Unfortunately for Pi Pizza, they had to learn this...Show More Summary
First American Fried Chicken, owned by the family of the suspect in the Manhattan bombings, is the latest eatery to see reviews plummet based on more than food. Some attacks can cross into real life.
Appeals court: Yelp has no right "to second-guess a final court judgment."