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Realself and Yelp Overview

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Yelp was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Jan 6, 2011 and since then this brand received 713 reviews. It is 670 reviews more than Realself received since Sep 11, 2014.

Realself and Yelp Consumer Ratings

122 out of 992 in Health and Beauty category
12 out of 180 in Review Websites and Directories category
Customer service
72 in category
11 in category
106 in category
13 in category
61 in category
11 in category

Realself and Yelp Rating Details

Customer service
1.3 (26 reviews)
1.2 (360 reviews)
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About 2 weeks into using the site, I started to get weird emails that a comment I made was removed due to violating the Terms of Service with a link to those (very vague) terms. However, it never specified which comment and how it was in violation. I conduct myself in a pretty civil manner online...

Dorothy J

customer service reps hound you until no end, they are rude and have no idea about your general business but proceed to tell you how to run your company. They push and push and push and when you don't want to spend money on yelp they become agitated and disrespectful. Sign up for yelp but ditch...

1.5 (24 reviews)
1.5 (337 reviews)
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There is also a part of the website that reviews the overall satisfaction rate with a particular procedure which is incredibly deceptive from the get go. For example Rhinoplasty may have a overall rating of 'Worth it' 91% leading people to believe that a huge majority of people are satisfied with...


...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...

1.4 (24 reviews)
1.2 (325 reviews)
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I wrote a review on a product that I had a bad experiences with and my review sparked a lot of conversation and was quite popular. There were also people harassing and bullying me due to my experience which they, in their denial, did not want to agree with. Every time I would report someone who was...


As a business owner of a small mental health center, we deal with severely mentally ill people in a variety of ways when they are court ordered to be seen. They threated to tell a variety of lies, make up allegations and file bogus complaints even threaten to shoot up the place or kill us. There...

Hazel S

Realself and Yelp Pros and Cons

  • Were overviewsof treatment
  • Talk to real paitents directly
  • Some of the doctors advice is informative and helpful
  • Were nice to me at the beginning
  • Unethical business practice
  • Terrable
  • Predatory and fraudulent marketing
  • Censored
  • Promotes dr without knowledge of them
  • Yelp is commiting internet extortion
  • Unsure of integrity of the company
  • Lies hurt my business

Realself and Yelp Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

Real self is a good site to warn peopel about Bad plastic surgeons! And they show photos of the bad cosmetic work...


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

Realself and Yelp Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

In my personal experience and opinion: "RealSelf.com" is "Real Dangerous" and "Real Deceptive".
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Why did yelp remove my negative post for Athenix Institute in Irvine Ca.
Athenix flagged and yelp removed it asap... why...

Realself and Yelp Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

Now when it comes to review sites I have always been aware that a fair amount of manipulation goes into some of the revi...

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As a business owner of a small mental health center, we deal with severely mentally ill people in a variety of ways...

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Realself and Yelp Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Realself Website (11 reviews)
  • Realself Review Listing (6 reviews)
  • Realself Hospitals And Clinics Review Listing (5 reviews)
  • Yelp Review Listing (202 reviews)
  • Yelp Advertisement (86 reviews)
  • Yelp Customer Care (55 reviews)