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Yelpers to Have Their Own Show on The Food Network
Yelp

Yelpers to Have Their Own Show on The Food Network

It's titled '12 Hungry Yelpers,' because of course.
Controversial 'Yelp for People' App Now Available for Download
Technology

Controversial 'Yelp for People' App Now Available for Download

Peeple allows people to review others online.
Lindsay Friedman
Yelp CEO Responds to Employee Fired After She Wrote a Post About Her Low Pay
Yelp

Yelp CEO Responds to Employee Fired After She Wrote a Post About Her Low Pay

Talia Jane, who worked for the company's food delivery arm Eat24, wrote an open letter to Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelmann on Friday.
The Top 100 Restaurants in the U.S., According to Yelp Users
Restaurants

The Top 100 Restaurants in the U.S., According to Yelp Users

Eateries in one particular state dominated the list.
Yelp and OpenTable Quietly End Partnership as Rivalry Heats Up
Yelp

Yelp and OpenTable Quietly End Partnership as Rivalry Heats Up

The companies parted ways under mounting competition, with OpenTable facing new rivals to its reservation business and Yelp dogged with questions about stalling growth.
Star Ratings Matter Just as Much as (If Not More Than) Online Reviews
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Star Ratings Matter Just as Much as (If Not More Than) Online Reviews

Research shows how even an average 3-star rating for your business can hurt your bottom line.
Chris Campbell
Following Death Threats, Peeple Founder Says She Was Wrong to Position App as 'Yelp for People'
Apps

Following Death Threats, Peeple Founder Says She Was Wrong to Position App as 'Yelp for People'

So what if people hate Peeple? Julia Cordray is launching it anyway.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What's Behind Yelp's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Week
Yelp

What's Behind Yelp's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Week

The company reported a loss, a co-founder left and the stock nose-dived.
Daniel Roberts
Yelp Founder Said to Temporarily Call Off Sale Talks
Acquisitions

Yelp Founder Said to Temporarily Call Off Sale Talks

The company's shares fell as much as 15 percent to a two-year low on the news.
GoPro Goes VR, Snapchat CEO Wants to IPO: Your Weekly News
Make More Happen

GoPro Goes VR, Snapchat CEO Wants to IPO: Your Weekly News

Evan Spiegel reveals his interest to take his app company public, Yelp enters e-commerce and U.S. entrepreneurship makes a comeback.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Feeling the Sting of Recent Rotten Reviews on Yelp?
Marketing Bootcamp

Feeling the Sting of Recent Rotten Reviews on Yelp?

Here are four strategies for how to turn things around.
Brian Moran
Yelp Offers Fashion Retailers New Ecommerce Option
Yelp

Yelp Offers Fashion Retailers New Ecommerce Option

Shopping is Yelp's largest category of reviewed businesses, the company said, comprising 23 percent of all reviews.
Geoff Weiss
Yelp Might Be Exploring a Sale
Acquisitions

Yelp Might Be Exploring a Sale

The consumer review website has put itself on the block for as much as $3.5 billion, one report says.
More Businesses Can Now Offer Booking Options on Yelp
Yelp

More Businesses Can Now Offer Booking Options on Yelp

Through new partnerships, Yelp users can now book a hair appointment, order flowers or set up a consultation with a lawyer directly through a company's Yelp page.
Nina Zipkin