In preparation for the solar eclipse that has just begun, folks wanting to make sure they see the totality have been scouting for the best locations across the U.S. And according to Yelp, that means big booms in tourism for some small towns. Yelp analyzed data around searches for towns in the totality path and […]
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No more mini-golf Dallas-based chain Twisted Root Burger Co. closed its second attempt at an Austin location last weekend. The Burnet restaurant held its last day of service on Saturday, August 12, as noted on Yelp. The website and specific Facebook page do not exist anymore either. Show More Summary
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Schlep & Fetch, which delivered food from Yelp Eat24 orders and documents from movie studios and law offices, ceased operations in recent days after running of out money. At its peak last fall, the Los Angeles courier start-up had 140 drivers fulfilling 15,000 orders a month from the Westside to...
Curbside, a startup powering same-day shopping experiences for traditional brick-and-mortar retailers, including CVS, is today announcing a new partnership with Yelp that will allow consumers to shop in Yelp’s app, then pick up their items locally. Show More Summary
One food expert suggests that Yelp may not be the best platform to promote your business if you don't have expert food reviews. Here's his Yelp alternative.
Instead of the focusing on the best bar or coffee shop, focus on the experience. Chemistry is killed when two people are on their phones searching on Yelp for a plan B. The post Online to Offline: Planning Your First Date from an Online Dating Site appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Shares of online eats firm GrubHub surged by 9% after it inked a deal to buy a business from Yelp that will increase the number of diners and restaurants it reaches. Bulls were inclined to raise price targets on the deal despite some "softness" in other aspects of GrubHub's business, such as the frequency of orders it took in.
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Yelp’s 5 years as a public company have not always been fun. Founded almost 13 years ago, the social review site hit a low point in May 2015 with rumors that it was seeking a buyer as growth sputtered. Despite being a Web 2.0 pioneer, it has only occasionally managed to post quarterly profits. It’s seen […]
Yelp announced its earnings for Q2 on August 3rd, and the company once again reported solid growth as revenues grew by 20% year over year $209 million, outperforming its guidance of $202-$206 million.
Construction on the sales and marketing office is slated to begin this summer. [ more › ]
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After the deal closes, Yelp’s large user base of 83 million will have access to Grubhub’s extensive network of approximately 75,000 restaurants.
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Yelp shares soared after it said Thursday night it will sell its "Eat24" food-ordering business to GrubHub, which analysts today view as a "win-win" for the two, expanding the "scale" of Yelp's operations and bringing in a bunch of cash.
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