This addition puts Yelp in nine European countries – in addition to the U.S. and Canada – including Austria, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Spain, The Netherlands, and United Kingdom. This move comes at a great time as Google Places aggressively pushes its U.S. presence. Yelp has successfully expanded through its city-by-city approach thus far, so it only makes sense to continue the trend internationally. If you have any international locations or sister companies, now would be a good time to start claiming your Yelp Business Pages and to ramp up your social media efforts. Get the full story at Sprout Social Insights