Yelper Posts Review #20 Million

Yelper Posts Review #20 Million

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Yelper Posts Review #20 Million


This week review site Yelp passed a new milestone as review number 20,000,000 was posted.

This infographic below provided by the site highlights some of the major events, facts and figures at Yelp, including:

  • Yelp’s FIRST review: the who, what and how many words (four!)
  • The most reviewed business on Yelp, as well as our more prolific yelper.
  • And finally, for perspective, 6 million reviews total were written by yelpers in 2010 and more than 5 million reviews have been contributed by yelpers in the first 6 months of 2011 — meaning, almost the same amount of reviews written in all of 2010 have been written in the first 6 months of this year — making Yelp not only one of the biggest content sites out there, but the fastest growing. 

About half of the total reviews are about restaurants. There are one heck of a lot of critics out there. Read our report on the debate: Yelp vs. the Restaurateur.

Enjoy the fun facts.

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