Facebook has begun testing a feature that offers reviews from publications like Bon Appetit, Conde Nast Traveler, and the San Francisco Chronicle to rival Yelp's crowdsourced reviews.
This is how reviews appear. Tired of crowdsourcing opinions from Yelp? Facebook has a cure for that: Starting today, it's piloting a new feature that will show critics' reviews for select restaurants across America. Now, when you search...Show More Summary
Don Chente Restaurant has tried advertising on Google, offering a check-in deal on Yelp and encouraging comments on Facebook.
New University Of Texas President Rejects 'Vulgar' Salary Slurped Up By His Counterparts At Other Colleges 75% Of Charleston Faculty Put Their Jobs On The Line, Blast Law School's Management Yelp Law School Rankings After 16%-20% Enrollment Declines, New Cardozo ('Slight') And Suffolk (30%) Deans Plan Further Cuts In 1L...
Welcome to Grim Yelp Reviews, a new regular feature where we share people’s worst experiences at the worst places. This week: everybody in the club getting overcharged, groped, beaten up or just generally having a bad time. Read mor...
"The chef should have the palate to season everything properly."
IT’S COME TO THIS: Yelp Law School Rankings.
ChicagoInno, Yelp Launches First TV and Digital Ads, Pointing Out You Can Rate Law Schools: Would you ever use Yelp to choose a law school? Whether you would or not, Yelp wants you to know you can. The San Francisco, Calif.-based reviews company has long been known for its star...
Would you trust Yelp's star-based rating system when choosing a law school?
Boston Herald newsroom union members reject a no-raise contract by a 32-26 vote. (dankennedy.net) Ken Doctor: “News companies should buy Yelp and use it as the foundation of the next generation of local news and information sites and apps.” (niemanlab.org) MailOnline’s growth slows, despite its push into the U.S. (ft.com) Jake … Read More
Yelp’s for sale, and the news has generated the usual, now-tiresome lists of potential buyers: Google, Amazon, Apple, Yahoo, Facebook. It’s like all the money in the business world slid off one end of the table and sluiced down to Silicon Valley. Forget the old spend-a-week-without-the-Internet experiments; is it possible to spend a week without...
Yelp announced a new deal today that will make its service the centerpiece of HTC’s latest smartphone. Last month, the HTC One M9 went on sale in the U.S. In a new integration deal, information from Yelp’s mobile app will flow directly into the lock screen to serve up suggestions to users. Using Yelp’s Nearby feature […]
The online review site Yelp has lashed out at casino mogul Steve Wynn for supporting a Nevada law that would make it easier for businesses to sue people for "defamatory" activities like posting negative Yelp reviews. On Friday, YelpShow More Summary
You can check the grade of your hospital to see how it stacks up against others
Usability testing, with real users, is one of the key areas that too many web designers skip. Often, there is little money in the budget for tests, but remote usability testing can be relatively cheap to perform, and the results can make a huge difference to a site’s conversions. To demonstrate the power of usability […]
A Yelp review has led to a Denver couple being slapped with a lawsuit. According to FOx31, Matt White posted a review of Footprints Floors back in 2013. The experience he had with the company was, needless to say, not the best, and he decided to warn others about using their services. Show More Summary
Yelpers are sounding off about more than over-salted food. Yelpers are a famously expressive bunch, but never more so than during one 48-hour period last April. "I had the single most horrific experience of my life!" one review began on the Yelp page of Walkerton, Indiana's Memories Pizza. Show More Summary
The company supports legislation that stops users from being sued by businesses for writing negative things. Yelp is trying to defend the rights of its users to write snarky reviews on the website. According to Yelp's blog, Yelpers have...Show More Summary
TweetDo I have that right? The record on Yelp ends in 2009: This is all the same place: Perhaps this location is now Ssisso and Dennys/Dannys/Minnys is gone? IDK, but I think the New Minny’s sign is still there I can’t see how New Minny’s is still in operation, so I’ll assume that the mall people […]
Everyone's seen hilariously bad reviews on sites like Yelp and TripAdvisor. Negative feedback on popular tourist destinations (think: "soul destroying" at the Empire State Building) is entertaining and all, but unexpectedly casual, surprisingly...Show More Summary