How to add Yelp reviews as Testimony

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How to get Yelp url

  1. Open Yelp

  2. Search for your shop or business on Yelp

    eg, "holiday inn" in "San Francisco, CA"

  3. Select your shop or business on Yelp

    eg, We selected Holiday Inn San Francisco-Fishermans Wharf

  4. Copy the complete url from the window that just opened.

Yelp Reviews Import

Testimony directly from Yelp Reviews

Social Testimony is designed to be intuitive by itself, and as such most options are just a click away.

Yelp reviews can only be fetched as newest 10. And we only filter and store 4 star+ reviews.

The reviews from Yelp is marked as draft by default and needs to be enabled.

Follow the below steps :

  1. Login to Social Testimony App.

  2. Go to option "Testimony Wall" on the Menu.

  3. Click on the Testimony Wall you want a new Testimony added to.

  4. After coming to customization page, click button "Add Testimony".

  5. Select the type as "Yelp" in the modal window.

  6. Paste the Yelp url from above step and click button "Import"

    Note: Fetching Yelp reviews is highly restricted due to cost we incur.

  7. Yelp Reviews will get scheduled to be fetched.

  8. Go to "Task Queue" tab to check the status of scheduled task.

  9. After the task is moved to "success" status, you can click on "Go to wall" and check the imported reviews in "Draft" section.