Billy Barbaro, Tech Lead; John Stimac, Tech Lead
- Apr 5, 2021
In addition to helping people find great places to eat, Yelp connects people with great local professionals to help them accomplish tasks like making their next big move, fixing that leaky faucet, or repairing a broken phone screen. Instead of spending time calling several businesses, users can utilize Yelp’s Request a Quote feature to reach out to several businesses at once, receive cost estimates from those businesses, and ultimately hire the right local professional for the job. This post focuses on how Yelp’s Data Pipeline is used to efficiently compute which businesses are eligible for the feature, and also introduces...