2 thoughts on “Reviewer Demographics – Facebook has more Women, Yelp has more Men”

  1. I have been doing a lot of experimenting with Yelp, and I would recommend that you add ethnicity to your survey. Because the Yelp search display order begins by showing you reviews from your friends, I’ve been on a crusade to become friends with every Yelper in Sacramento. Based on my one person, obviously too small data set, it appears that minorities are a larger than average population on Yelp. Maybe it’s because old school restaurant reviewers ignored Pho, noodles & pupusas …

    1. @Juliemarg exactly; inherent biases are clearly present in my search outcomes on Yelp, and it kinda ticks me off.

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