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Yelp Introduces Wordmap to Help Users Find Hipsters, Hangouts and Hangover Food

Yelp Introduces Wordmap to Help Users Find Hipsters, Hangouts and Hangover Food

Michelle details Yelp's newest feature, Wordmap, and consults with local search expert, Brian McCarthy, to determine how this feature could potentially affect local search. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- March 2, 2012

The Week We Searched For- March 2, 2012

In this week's stories, Facebook introduces a new suite of ad products, Yelp's IPO values the company at $900 million, and new research shows Twitter and Facebook buttons influence consumer buying decisions. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- July 29, 2011

The Week We Searched For- July 29, 2011

In this week's news, Google introduces its new Page Speed Service, Yelp gets a new CFO, Google targets small businesses with AdWords Express, and Microsoft allegedly takes a stab at Gmail. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- Facebook Places- August 19, 2010

The Week We Searched For- Facebook Places- August 19, 2010

This week's TWWSF is devoted to the industry's response to Facebook Places. [...more]

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Comprehensive Guide to Location-Based Social Media

Comprehensive Guide to Location-Based Social Media

Location-based services have become one of the hottest and fastest growing sectors of social media. You’ve likely heard of a few of the popular location-based services such as Foursquare, Gowalla, and Yelp. And if you own a smartphone, you’ve probably downloaded at least one. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- June 4, 2010

The Week We Searched For- June 4, 2010

This week, Yelp and OpenTable.com announced their new partnership, which is sure to increase competition in the location based services sector. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For – February 26, 2010

The Week We Searched For – February 26, 2010

Real time search dominated this week's new stories with a new deal between Yahoo and Twitter and Google's continuing efforts to incorporate social media into their indexing mix with Facebook status updates. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- January 29, 2010

The Week We Searched For- January 29, 2010

This week’s stories are primarily concerned with local and social base search, as AT&T joins the race with Buzz.com and Google introduces their new social search services. [...more]

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The Week We Searched For- December 18, 2009

The Week We Searched For- December 18, 2009

December 19th's stories from the world of search are dominated by FTC legal troubles, as Facebook is forced to justify their new privacy policy settings and Intel is required to prove they aren't the high tech chip bully. [...more]

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