Facebook Testing Local Rankings On Pages For Restaurants, Hotels?

LocalRank650Facebook appears to be experimenting with a little dash of Yelp on its pages for business such as restaurants and hotels, as local rankings are appearing on some of those pages.

Reader Veronica Gentili shared the screenshot above, in which the page for a restaurant displays its average rating in Facebook’s five-star ratings system, followed by its local rank and number of likes and visits (presumably check-ins).

Readers: Have you seen anything similar?

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