Benjamin Douglas, Tech Lead; Mohammad Mohtasham, Software Engineer
- Jun 7, 2021
On the Yelp app and website, there are many occasions where we need to show detailed business information. We refer to this process as Data Hydration, filling out a “dry” business with compelling, rich data. Whether on the home screen, search results page or business details page, there is a large set of properties we may show about any given business, everything from name and address to photos, Verified Licenses, insights, and more. These properties are stored in a variety of different databases, and their display is subject to a significant amount of filtering and transformation logic. All of this...