There are thousands of professional, entrepreneurial women who now run small businesses from their home office or from a small space in their home that they set up as their work station. As with most successful ventures operating an online business takes passion, patience and a creative use of business tools. One of the many business tools that is worth looking into for your business is Yelp.
Yelp is a social networking site for small business owners. Its aim is to create a connection between business owners and customers through the use of reviews. It has been around for many years, since 2004 and allows entrepreneurs and customers to talk and interact about their products and services. Big and small business owners, men and women are members of this site; and your current and potential customers, have the chance of reading the reviews of fellow customers about a product or service that they want to buy. The main idea is either they will be convinced and purchase the item (s) themselves, or be warned against buying it.
If you are wondering how yelp can help you in your business, here are a few ways how:
Do you have some specific ways that you've utilized Yelp for your business? Share them with us in the comments section below.