PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Gigmasters and Yelp as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.

Gigmasters

Gigmasters

Has verified representatives
1.9
Yelp

Yelp

1.3
Gigmasters
Yelp

Gigmasters and Yelp Overview

Total reviews
42
696
Company responses
9
0
Issues resolved
0
0

Yelp was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Jan 6, 2011 and since then this brand received 696 reviews. It is 654 reviews more than Gigmasters received since Jul 17, 2012.

Gigmasters and Yelp Consumer Ratings

Rank
23 out of 473 in Events category
10 out of 227 in Review Websites and Directories category
Customer service
18 in category
8 in category
Website
34 in category
12 in category
Product or Service Quality
16 in category
12 in category

Gigmasters and Yelp Rating Details

Customer service
1.7 (22 reviews)
1.2 (350 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...My bartender never returned my emails or phone calls and I had to find a new bartender a few days before my wedding! They are refusing to give me my refund and they have horrible customer service they tell me they will follow up with me and then no one ever calls..

Samantha M

I believe the company is playing on the mental model of the customers who come from the user experience of being offered a promotion to try out a platform when they join. Yelp refuses to highlight the fact that the customer is going to be charged before the promotion kicks in and plays on this...

Allana
Website
1.8 (20 reviews)
1.5 (327 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

However, customers click on booking in the gigmasters website and never pay the deposit. Gigmasters require 5% booking fee for the lead (on top of the yearly fee they take from the company; over $300 yearly). The big problem is that gigmasters immediately freezes our account for non-payment of the...

Aquilla

...asked why they would not recommend half of my reviews since each was a client, and can easily be verified as such since there is a developer notice on their website, and their website is included in my portfolios? Yelp's reply was that their review approval system is automated and they have no control over it. Since I contacted Yelp in...

PissedConsumer1685172
Product or Service Quality
1.4 (17 reviews)
1.2 (307 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I had a BAD experience with GigMasters. I joined Gigmasters in november 27th 2016. sudenly i relized that it was a mistake to sign up and deactivated account. I called and tried to reach someone which did not work then went online and deactivated account.11/27/2017 - got a charge again from...

stan i

Kate keeps calling me from Yelp to sell their advertising. I advised that I do not want to pay for their advertising because my other advertising using signs is working really well. She began to bully me into her advertising and how it would be so helpful with my business. I kept saying I'm not...

Kammy

Gigmasters and Yelp Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Ease of transaction
  • Work just like a booking agent
  • Customer service in 2014
  • Unethical business practice
  • Terrable
  • Biased
Cons
  • Scams to get you to stay
  • Customer service
  • Ranking system for vendors
  • Yelp is commiting internet extortion
  • Unsure of integrity of the company
  • Lies hurt my business

Gigmasters and Yelp Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
4.9

I am a Santa Claus Vendor. I do not understand any of the complaints.
As a self employed business person, it falls on you...

5

Our business recently received several positive reviews from legitimate existing live people - our customers. We were...

Gigmasters and Yelp Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Musicians have to pay an annual fee to post themselves with Gigmasters. I signed up as a performer 8 months ago....

1

Why did yelp remove my negative post for Athenix Institute in Irvine Ca.
Athenix flagged and yelp removed it asap... why...

Gigmasters and Yelp Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1

Gigmasters started out fine. We got calls for our style of music and weddings and events. Now because of whatever...

Read all 41 reviews
1

Not make sense pay $ 700 for ad on yelp. we get 0 customers.
We get all customers from advertising on craiglist for free...

Read all 696 reviews

Gigmasters and Yelp Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Gigmasters Leads (5 reviews)
  • Gigmasters Membership (5 reviews)
  • Gigmasters Subscription (3 reviews)
  • Yelp Review Listing (195 reviews)
  • Yelp Advertisement (84 reviews)
  • Yelp Customer Care (54 reviews)