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Courtenay: Yelp Will Get Your Feet Back on the Ground
I'm a long-time fan of The Beatles. Today I've become a fan of a company that doesn't have a song named "Help" but it does offer Yelp .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The secret S.F. room where tech deals get made
On the fringe of San Francisco's burgeoning Mid-Market neighborhood, surrounded by the most the buzzworthy startups, there's a speakeasy-style private room where the city's biggest investors in tech are sealing deals with the hottest entrepreneurs in the industry.
Openings and New Hires at Datalogix, Yelp, Clinkle, and ReachLocal
Every two weeks, Search Influence's Kelly Benish - who knows practically everyone in hyperlocal - covers some of the latest job changes taking place in this dynamic industry.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Xi An Gourmet: Chinese Food Beyond Sichuan and Cantonese
Xi An Gourmet, on Geary at Second Avenue, is a real find, an un-Americanized restaurant specializing in Sha'anxi food, the garlicky and noodle-heavy cuisine from a rugged province of western China.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Yelp's Best Small Business Shopping in Windsor
It's Small Business Saturday - an annual reminder stuffed between the bookends of Black Friday and Cyber Monday to support our local mom and pop shops.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Yelp's new offices are something to shout about
And while a few things may be similar to Silicon Valley's tech campuses - casual attire, areas for fun and games and espresso bars - there are many ways that San Francisco remains a unique environment.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The Indianapolis Star
8 holiday shopping events away from the mall
With all due respect to malls, the closer it gets to Christmas, the farther away I want to be from them.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Why Almost Free May Be Better Than Free In Consumer Reviews
Having been early to the party of Angie's List short sellers, I would be remiss not to update readers to the fact that I changed my outlook for the company.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Yelp Announces Schedule of Upcoming Investor Conferences
Yelp Inc. , the company that connects consumers with great local businesses, today announced that management will be attending the following investor conferences.
Daily: Google Adds Review Dashboard, Ads Enter The Car
Google Gives Business Owners A Single Place Online To See All Their Customers' Reviews Verified business owners who are already using the recently updated Places for Business user interface can now go to their profiles, where they'll find a new "Reviews" section.
How Reviews and Ratings are Driving Local Search
Searching for a business in a location used to feel like a completely straightforward task.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Yelp Adds SeatMe Reservation Booking To Business Listings
Yelp announced today that it is finally incorporating SeatMe directly into the Yelp experience.
Yelp tumbles, Topeka worried about competition from Facebook
On a rough day for Internet momentum stocks, Yelp is the biggest decliner. A Topeka note raising concerns about Facebook's efforts to encroach on Yelp's turf could be playing a role.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Kayak For Local Services, Centzy Rebrands As Locality And Raises $4.3M From Matrix Partners
Centzy , a local search engine which provides prices, reviews, hours, and ratings for nearby businesses, is announcing a rebrand to Locality, and $4.3 million in new funding led by Matrix Partners with Cowboy Ventures and ff Venture Capital.
South County Spotlight
#Raking in the bucks with good reviews
Ideson is vice president of operations for Restaurants Unlimited, which owns 18 Portland-area restaurants, including Stanford's, Portland City Grill and Newport Bay.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Yelp CEO Sells $1,008,537 in Stock
Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman sold 14,706 shares of Yelp stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 18th.
Cramer's Mad Money - Tesla Trades On Raw Emotion
Tesla is being traded not on fundamentals, but on "raw emotion." CEO Elon Musk agreed that the National Board of Transportation should investigate the causes of the 3 reported fires that broke out in Tesla cars.
7 Deal Aggregators for Holiday Shoppers
Working with a slew of big name partners including Groupon, Amazon, eBay, LivingSocial and Google, 8coupons aggregates web and local deals based on your interests.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Restaurant Owner Who Lost Fight With Yelp Ordered To Pay $220,000
Entrepreneur James Demetriades, who unsuccessfully sued Yelp about reviews on the service, must now pay $220,000 to reimburse the company for its legal fees, a judge in Los Angeles has ruled.
Tech Only Accounts For 8 Percent Of San Francisco Private Jobs
Does everyone around here work for Twitter, LinkedIn and Yelp? Despite all those headlines about the surge in technology jobs in San Francisco, the tech sector still makes up only a tiny percentage of the city's private jobs.