Urbanspoon is an IAC-owned restaurant information and recommendation service that operates in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Ireland, the United Kingdom and the United States, competing directly with OpenTable. It developed a popular software application for mobile operating systems such as iOS (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad), Android and Windows Phone. Urbanspoon’s apps are best known for their randomized Slot Machine. Users tap the ‘Spin’ button (or shake the device) to see new places to try based on neighborhood, cuisine, or price.Urbanspoon offers the ability to filter restaurant searches by neighborhood, type of food, special features (gluten-free friendly, kid friendly, BYOB, etc.
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  • 7 Ways to Improve Your Online Reputation

    … should also be towards sites like Yelp, TripAdvisor, SuperPages, UrbanSpoon and others. Check Your Reputation Score If you aren’t currently trained in how to properly monitor and manage your online reputation, then looking to an outside agency may be your best option. Many solutions such as InternetReputation.com have created easy to use backend…

    Zac Johnson/ Zac Johnsonin Social SEO Google- 13 readers -
  • Foursquare: 55 Million Users, 54 Percent Lift Since Relaunch

    … statement from a data perspective. The question is whether it will be persuasive to users who are quite happy with Yelp, TripAdvisor, Google Maps, OpenTable, YP, Urbanspoon or other similar local apps. In an AdWeek article discussing the new campaign, Foursquare shared some upbeat new numbers: The site has 55 million registered users (though…

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 5 readers -
  • How to Make a Negative Review a Positive Experience

    …, or if one of your employees has, own up to it. Don't try to make excuses or turn yourself into the victim. Apologize for the experience sincerely. Don't use fake "half" apologies, such as "sorry if you were offended, but..." People can tell the difference.Correct inaccuracies. Sometimes reviewers may exaggerate what happened or try to make the experience…

    MarketingProfsin Social Google How To's- 9 readers -
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