3.4 of 5 161 reviews
San Francisco, CA
1000 to 5000 Employees
Company - Public (YELP)
Information Technology
$1 to $5 million (USD) per year

Our users have contributed more than 53 million cumulative reviews of almost every type of local business, from restaurants, boutiques and salons to dentists, mechanics, plumbers and more. These...More

Mission: Yelp connects people with great local businesses

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Yelp (NYSE: YELP) connects people with great local businesses. Yelp was founded in San Francisco in July 2004. Since then, Yelp communities have taken root in major metros across the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Austria, The Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, Australia, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Singapore, Poland, Turkey and New Zealand. Yelp had a monthly average of 102 million unique visitors in Q1 2013*. By the end of Q1 2013, Yelpers had written more than 39 million rich, local reviews, making Yelp the leading local guide for real word-of-mouth on everything from boutiques and mechanics to restaurants and dentists. Yelp's mobile application was used on approximately 10 million unique mobile devices on a monthly average basis during Q1 2013. For more information, please visit or send an email to

​Working at Yelp is a 5 star experience! We have offices in San Francisco, New York and Phoenix. Our employees all work towards the same purpose of connecting people with great local businesses and we live by the 5 values of Yelp: Authenticity, Play Well with Others, Protect Your Source, Be Unboring, Be Tenacious.
We're Hiring!​​

​Our offices are filled with all of the tools and fuel you need to make sure that work is never, well, work. Shiny Macs, ping pong tables, and fridges filled with Vitamin Water and Yelpwichingredients abound—all so that your day can be spent focusing on what matters. And after hours? Well, there is our kegmate…​​

Charles Zetterberg​​​​The best part of working for Yelp is the people that work around me. They are all passionate, smart, creative and helping the foundation of small businesses grow.

Charles Zetterberg, Sr. Account Executive​​

Don Bourassa​​I work for a company with values like ‘Be Unboring.’ I’m constantly being challenged to break the playbook and devise more fun and authentic ways to do things.

Don Bourassa, Community Director​​

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Yelp Co-Founder & CEO Jeremy Stoppelman

Jeremy Stoppelman

Co-Founder & CEO


 Current Account Executive in New York, NY (US)

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Interview Details Applied in December online. Was contacted in January. Screening interview was quiz questions asked by HR and basic behavioural questions. Questions include: Why do you want to work at Yelp? What are three adjectives your professor would use to describe you? What do you use to search code in Linux…Full Interview

Interview Question:
1) Write a function to find the nth Fibonacci number. 2) Optimize your code so that the numbers don't have to be recalculated on consecutive function calls. View Answer

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50 Best iPhone Apps, Time, 2013

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