Their commentary not only showcases one's favorite restaurants, bars, and other preferences, but also shows off the reviewer's voice and personality through tone and word choice.
As a community site, Yelp allows those logged in to check out any profile and then facilitates communication (some might call it flirting) via a message board-esque "talk section," private messages, and compliments.
After receiving Scott's friend request, Jenn developed a crush: "I read his profile," she said.
)"It can't be worse than any other dating site because it isn't a dating site at all.
But that doesn't mean it -- and others like it -- can't serve the same purpose as the conventional online mating destinations like Ok Cupid and e Harmony.
"I was always hoping that whatever he read of mine he would think I'm funny and clever and would think I'm a neat person for having written it."Unlike traditional dating sites, Yelp eases users into dating.
Instead of coordinating awkward semi-blind one-on-one dates, the Yelp events allow users to get to know one another in a group setting, where there are sure to be lots of others.
He had a sense of humor and an ability to look at the world and enjoy food in a way that was very similar to the way I saw the world."Beyond its cyber communication features, Yelp offers a bit more than most dating sites by providing an "events" section where users can organize their own get togethers.
In addition to these meetings, Yelp plans separate events exclusive to their "elite users" (active, talented reviewers officially recognized by Yelp).
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"You can tell a lot about someone from the way they write," Jenn said.
"They have to be a pretty creative, intelligent person to write well.
Though Jenn and Scott had gotten acquainted online, they didn't meet in person until Jenn posted under Yelp's events section that she wanted to meet for brunch. They hit it off after their first meeting, but didn't start dating right away. It took over a year of Yelp events and coquettish review writing for Scott to grow convinced.