Here’s an eye-opening fact I learned recently: As of December 2010, more than 41 million people visited Yelp in the past 30 days!
If you already know Yelp.com, this number may not surprise you…the site has become extremely popular among people who read and post reviews to businesses of all types, including restaurants and professional services.
If you aren’t already familiar with Yelp.com, take a look at the article about using Yelp.com to grow your business that HEROweb just posted on its site.
The article explains more about what Yelp is and some of the tools it offers (for free!) for business owners who set up a free account: you can post offers and announcements, and cultivate positive reviews (or respond to ones that aren’t so positive.