Posts Tagged: yelp

Yelp Japan launch

Yelp launches in Japan, its second market in Asia

Yelp co-founder and CEO Jeremy Stoppelman formally announced the launch of his community-sourced restaurant review site in Japan.

  • April 9, 2014
  • at 4:43 pm
Read More

Is There Innovation in Asia?

We often see successful startups coming from the West, more particularly in Silicon Valley and sometimes it raises the question of whether t...

  • October 19, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
Read More

Yelp Makes Asia Debut with Singapore Launch

Yelp (NYSE:YELP), the US-based reviews and listings site, has today launched in Singapore, marking the company’s Asian debut. Now at Y...

  • September 14, 2012
  • at 1:15 pm
Read More

With 200,000 Members, Claims to be Thailand’s Yelp

Restaurant review site is the Yelp of Thailand, or at least it claims/wants to be. And with over 200,000 members so far under it...

  • August 22, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
Read More

Japanese Restaurant Site Plagued By Paid Posters

A report from Kyodo today says that Japanese restaurant information and review website Tabelog has had its rankings manipulated by paid revi...

  • January 5, 2012
  • at 10:48 pm
Read More

Yelp gets an Unofficial Theme Song [VIDEO]

Alex, Aaron and Rachel are the three geniuses who created this unofficial theme song for Yelp. The song communicates how Yelp has helped in...

  • November 27, 2010
  • at 2:26 pm
Read More

TrustedCompany is Yelp for e-commerce, aims to solve trust issues online

Trust is still a big issue in e-commerce. The fact that e-commerce transactions eliminate face-to-face interaction can make people get very ...

  • November 26, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
Read More

SingTel’s HungryGoWhere partners with Perx and, could lay foundation for ‘super food network’

Partnerships, especially when regional companies like HungryGoWhere and Yelp are involved, confer startups another advantage: It makes globa...

  • October 4, 2012
  • at 8:22 pm
Read More

Yelp enters Asia with launch in Singapore

San Francisco-headquarterd restaurant review site Yelp went public in March and has been expanding aggressively into new markets ever since....

  • September 14, 2012
  • at 2:19 am
Read More

Is Zodio Asia’s Yelp?

Zodio, the Thailand-born startup founded by Jai Govindani, is a company that aspires to be the Yelp of Asia. Launched in Thailand, it plans ...

  • August 6, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
Read More

Interview with Michael Jiang of

At the Global Mobile Internet Conference in Beijing, China, we were fortunate enough to sit down with Michael Jiang, the VP of Product and O...

  • April 29, 2011
  • at 11:07 am
Read More