All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘seatme’

Will Businesses Embrace Yelp For Ecommerce?

Yelp may be well known as a reviews site, where you can go to find out what people have said about a restaurant your thinking about trying or a plumber you’re considering calling to fix your sink. Through most of its life, that’s essentially what it has been. Yelp is evolving, however, and you can probably expect it to start …

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Yelp Adds SeatMe Reservation Booking To Business Listings

Yelp announced today that it is finally incorporating SeatMe directly into the Yelp experience. Yelp users can now book restaurant and bar reservations from the venue’s Yelp listing. Yelp announced the acquisition of SeatMe back in July. The price was $12.7 million, and Yelp got the product and the fifteen employees behind it. The product gives restaurants and bars a …

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Yelp Acquires SeatMe: Better Online Reservations and More ‘Closing the Loop’

Yelp has announced that they have acquired online reservation startup and rising OpenTable competitior SeatMe in order to “further enhance the consumer experience by extending the convenience of easy, online reservations directly through Yelp to thousands of currently unserved businesses.” The total purchase price is $12.7 million ($2.2 in cash and the rest in 263,000 shares). SeatMe’s 15 employees will …

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