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Yelp will show user feedback about businesses’ health and safety practices

Moving forward, Yelp users won’t just be asked whether a business has good food or accepts credit cards — the platform is also allowing them to share feedback on whether the staff is wearing masks and enforcing social distancing. Yelp’s head of consumer product Akhil Kuduvalli Ramesh suggested that this is the next phase of how the company is trying to help local businesses, after allowing them to highlight virtual services, manage their waitlists in accordance with new regulations and indica...
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Yelp adds new features for reopening businesses

Over the past few months, Yelp has been takin steps to help businesses reeling from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic — things like waived fees, virtual service listings and GoFundMe fundraisers (that last one had a mixed reception). But without getting into the question of whether the United States is reopening at the right time in the right way, it’s clear that the reopening is happening, and businesses are going to need new tools to safely navigate the changing landscape. So Yelp is a...
Tags: TC, Mobile, US, Tech, United States, Yelp, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Akhil Kuduvalli Ramesh

Yelp Updates Its Covid-19 Features for Businesses as They Begin to Reopen

Yelp rolled out significant additions Tuesday to the Covid-19 business update section for business owners that it initially introduced in late March. Head of consumer product Akhil Kuduvalli Ramesh said in an email, "To address the needs of local businesses and consumers during these uncertain, unprecedented times, Yelp introduced new features in two phases. In...
Tags: Advertising, Social Pro Daily, Life After Lockdown, Akhil Kuduvalli Ramesh