Tag Archives: San Francisco

Yelp Deals Isn’t Closing–but Its Team Is Shrinking

SAN FRANCISCO Online reviews site Yelp is making a change to the way it allocates its sales force to the online deal service it launched last year. The move comes less than a week after Facebook shuttered a similar program that failed to gain traction … Continue reading

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Groupon targets zero spending on new subscribers

SAN FRANCISCO – Groupon spends millions of dollars enticing new subscribers, but the largest daily deal company wants to slash that cost to zero in less than three years, a big part of its quest for profitability, according to two people familiar with… Continue reading

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Analysis: When Google+ gives Facebook a run for its money

SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook finally has a serious competitor. (2 mins ago) Continue reading

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Best deals on school supplies in San Francisco

August 15 is the official back-to-school day for San Francisco kids. In their news spotlight, the San Francisco United School District made a point of talking about specific items such as academic planners for older students. However, what about tradi… Continue reading

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The Levi´s Brand Premieres ´Go Forth´ 60-Second Film and Online Social Challenge on Facebook to Support Pioneers

SAN FRANCISCO, August 8, 2011 Facebook Serves as Global Platform to Showcase Pioneers Working to Create a Better World Online Social Challenge Will Drive Support for Water.org The Levi´s brand today premiered "Levi´s (17 hours ago) Continue reading

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Local Search: Mostly A Small City & Southern Activity, Report Says

Do Internet users in the southern US do more local searches than the rest of the country? Are searchers in smaller cities more likely to conduct local searches than those in New York City, Chicago and the San Francisco area? (29 mins ago) Continue reading

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Finding the best of San Francisco’s summer

Few things are greater than spending a summer in San Francisco, where it never gets too hot and there is always plenty to do. Given its relatively small size, San Francisco boasts an incredibly high density of culture, art, and history. If you could on… Continue reading

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Google Offers Live In Sf, Ny And On Upgraded Shopper? App

Following a relatively successful launch in Portland last month Google is now rolling out Offers in two more markets: San Francisco and New York. Google has also updated its Shopper Android app to include deals. (4 hours ago) Continue reading

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LevelUp challenges Groupon model with trio of deals

They offer a series of three deals, each better than the one before. SAN FRANCISCO — Groupon’s online coupons save people cash, but they’re not always great deals for merchants. Some businesses complain that bargain hunters rarely return after scoring… Continue reading

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Butter Love Bakeshop’s Esa Yonn-brown Takes After Her Mom

Kimberly SandieButter Love Bakeshop’s apricot-cherry and butter pies. Butter Love Bakeshop’s Esa Yonn-Brown is a San Francisco native who left the restaurant industry after her first child was born, b (49 mins ago) Continue reading

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