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He wanted Jewish, liberal and not so tall. The dating service gave him some, not all. Then the Yelp war beganApril 21, 2017 | dailybusinessnews
Daniel Levine paid $ 5,000 to the dating service Master Matchmakers to help him find true love. Now, instead of a soul mate, he has a sworn enemy in the form of the company’s chief executive, Steven Ward.
After speaking with them both, I’m not hopeful this relationship can be saved. But there are…
The adage “There’s no such thing as bad publicity” probably doesn’t ring true for the owners of First American Fried Chicken: The Elizabeth, NJ restaurant is owned by the family of alleged bomber Ahmad Rahami and Vice reports that its Yelp page is being spammed with negative and often racist…
Stood up by a moving company, Tituss Burgess did not take a breath and a sip of pinot noir. Rather, The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt actor very publicly lost his cool on Frank’s Express with a scathing Yelp review on Wednesday, giving the New York City-based moving company a single star…
A Yelp employee who complained about having to live in near-poverty conditions has a new problem—she needs a job. Talia Jane wrote an open letter to CEO Jeremy Stoppelman on Friday seeking higher compensation and detailing her struggles to afford food, rent, and transportation in San Francisco, and got…
“Fair and honest feedback is not the issue here.” That’s what a pet-sitting company has to say after suing a customer who wrote a negative Yelp review. Robert and Michelle Duchouquette of Plano, Texas, say they hired local pet-sitting service Prestigious Pets to check in on their two dogs and…
Report: Yelp Pondering Possible Sale With Stock Slumping
New York Times
SAN FRANCISCO — Yelp's slumping stock is bouncing back on a report that the online business review service may be sold. The Wall Street Journal says Yelp is working with investment bankers to court potential suitors following a series of disappointments …
UPDATE 2-Consumer review website operator Yelp exploring sale – WSJ
Yelp For Sale? Report Says It's Exploring Options
Yelp Is Exploring a Sale
Shares of Yelp Inc. dropped 14 percent in extended trading Wednesday after the online business reviews site reported a loss of $ 1.3 million in its first quarter and gave a lower-than-expected revenue outlook.
L.A. Times – Business
In this earnings announcement, growth in the local ads business will be the key focal point, and will give us a fair indication of the expected revenue growth in the coming quarters. We will continue to monitor the monetization rate of its existing and new cohorts. Additionally, revenue growth from mobile devices and the Deal, Partnership and Other services business will be critical for the future as these services to form a significant portion of Yelp’s revenues in the coming quarters.
Forbes Real Time
Can a business buy itself an amazing rating on Yelp? Maybe.
L.A. Times – Business