Time for M&A in Location/Yellow Page-type sites?

I just passed a restaurant on the upper west side of Manhattan, where the owners wanted their patrons to find them on the web…

Lets see here…

Restaurant Reviews

  • Yelp
  • Zagats
  • Eats.com
  • Citysearch
  • MyUpperWest

Delivery/Menus

  • SeamlessWeb
  • Delivery.com
  • Menupages

Kosher

  • Kmenus.com
  • Koshertopia
  • Jdeal

Web Search

  • Bing
  • Google

Web Browser

  • Firefox
  • Internet Explorer

Portals/Social Networks/Comm Platforms

  • MSN
  • Yahoo!
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Foursquare
  • Google Maps

Might be time for $GOOG, $AOL, $MSFT and $YHOO to make some moves and make it easier for our local shopkeepers to keep a simple web presence…

2 comments

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  2. mickwe says:

    Heh. Google is definitely trying to do this with Places.