Fun With Big Data: Playing with Yelp Trends

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Yelp has released a new way to play with the online review giant’s data. Yelp Trends[1] allows you to see how popular certain terms have been over Yelp’s ten years in business. It’s interesting to see just how Starr focused Philadelphia was back in 2006-08[2].

Other things we’ve taken from the charts:

Beer Beats Wine and Cocktails

Yelp Trends beer wine cocktails


Hipster Is Trending Down (Thank God)

Yelp Trends Hipster

The Burger Has Peaked?

Yelp Trends Burger

Philadelphia Has a Lot More Great Service than Bad Service

Yelp Trends Service

  1. Yelp Trends:
  2. Starr focused Philadelphia was back in 2006-08:

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