Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.224.197.251

Forum Moderators: Robert Charlton & goodroi

Message Too Old, No Replies

Google Giving Boost to Yelp - and sites with Yelp Reviews?

     
2:44 pm on Feb 15, 2013 (gmt 0)

Junior Member

10+ Year Member

joined:Feb 12, 2004
posts: 63
votes: 2


I was wondering if anyone else noticed Yelp pages suddenly taking position one in SERPs they watch. "your-city web design," "your-city dui lawyer," "your-city donate clothes" are examples of what I'm seeing. The latter case was brought to my attention when a client told me Yelp had been in to her office to solicit business. I went back to the office to find it held the first 5 positions in the search! Basically everything above the fold.

I also noticed, that sites that have been advancing seem to be those with Yelp reviews.
5:47 am on Feb 16, 2013 (gmt 0)

Senior Member

WebmasterWorld Senior Member tedster is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member

joined:May 26, 2000
posts:37301
votes: 0


I'm not sure that Google intentionally zeroed in on Yelp, but this trend is definitely growing.
 

Join The Conversation

Moderators and Top Contributors

Hot Threads This Week

Featured Threads

Free SEO Tools

Hire Expert Members