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How I Am Finding Value Using Foursquare

Justin Levy

As I sat in my car trying to catch my breath following a gut busting workout, I opened my phone and checked in on Foursquare at the gym. When I arrived home and took Sasha for her morning walk, I began evaluating how I am currently using Foursquare. realized that I use Foursquare for three main purposes these days: Fitness. Events. Events. Vacations. Fitness.

How to Create a Pinterest Place Board for An Event

SocialFish

You have to add each place individually via Foursquare. If a place isn’t already a venue in Foursquare, you’ll have to go add the place on Foursquare then try again. You have a choice of selecting photos that are pulled in via Foursquare or uploading your own. Add pins for the event venue (e.g. If you know me, you know I’m obsessed with Pinterest.

Where Social Media Is Headed in 2017: The Biggest Trends to Watch For

Buffer Social

So let’s take a look at some of social media’s biggest platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and Twitter) and discuss where they’re heading and what trends to look out for in 2017. Before we jump into each platform individually, I first wanted to touch on something that’s been a trend throughout the year. 15 trends to watch out for. Ready to jump in?

Eleven Digital Trends to Watch In 2011

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Out of the many social media-related trends and predictions posts I’ve been skimming lately, this is by far the one that makes the most sense to me from a social business standpoint. Eleven Digital Trends to Watch in 2011. Location, Location, Facebook – If 2010 belonged to solely Foursquare, it’s likely that Facebook will rain on their parade in 2011. Check!

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches Paper, Twitter Tweaks Homepage Search, Foursquare Now Delivers

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Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and Foursquare: Facebook launches mobile app Paper. Foursquare. Facebook. Twitter. Any social media updates we missed? And have you checked out Facebook’s Paper yet?

Five Social Media Trends To Watch in 2011

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Home About Archives How To Pitch SME Newsletter SME-TV Speaking Work With Me Five Social Media Trends for 2011 November 16, 2010 · View Comments Share Where is social media headed? While true that only 4% of the Internet population is using location based services (LBS), there’s no question that Foursquare and Gowalla were media darlings this year. You should subscribe.

Four Gaming Dynamics for Businesses

Spin Sucks

For instance, I love Foursquare. I don’t love it because it offers me goodies (it doesn’t). Foursquare has created a reason for me to check in every day or I get my Mayorship taken away. 2. This is a fun dynamic for non-profits, particularly to raise money around a specific event. This was first published on Joey Strawn’s blog. Appointment. Influence. Progression.

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Going Off the Grid at SxSW

Geoff Livingston

Whether you are at the event or unfortunate enough to tune in via Facebook, Twitter and other social media, you will witness one of the greatest spectacles of popular pageantry. Is it insanity given all the focus on tools like Plancast, Foursquare (3.0, and not much new ), and Gowalla? Real business can be done at this event. However, many trends do get their start at SxSW.

SXSW 2011: Strong on Networking; Less on Content

Dave Fleet

Yes, there are lots of parties at SXSW, but the people who get the most out of the event are those who use those events as a springboard for smaller, more focused conversations with other people. think event organizers should consider whether bigger is always better, or whether they should cap the event size to prevent degradation of the event. Networking Mecca.

This Week in Social Media – 6/5/2013

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Each week, I compose a newsletter for our team that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep our wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. Foursquare has devised a tie-in to the HBO Series "Game of Thrones."

This Week in Social Media – 4/17/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week at Ford, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. Advertising this week in social news Marketing social media facebook trends PR

18 Experts, an Infographic and a New Book will Convince you that Social Media Networking is Serious Business!

Blue Focus Marketing

Mobile makes it easy to take social on the road—get out from behind your desk and use social to meet key customers, learn about their interests and create events that bring people together face to face. Provide incentives for check-ins on Foursquare, follows on Twitter or likes on Facebook. It’s a powerful read and marks a mind-shift in building online relationships.

Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?

yMarketingMatters

Use the great hashtag feature to keep up with and be part of the latest trends and news worthy events. Foursquare. Major updates have breathed new life into this social media channel, but there is still a debate whether Foursquare has a future or no t, which makes it a tricky platform to invest in. That is the million dollar question I get asked ALL the time. Twitter.

I Attended a Networking Event…Now What?

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials I Attended a Networking Event…Now What? So, you’ve attended a handful of networking events, met some interesting people, and acquired a handful of business cards. Write on the back of each business card , noting the date and event where you met the person. Send an interesting article, based on what you know about a contact’s business needs, industry trends, or other interests. Seek out previous contacts at future networking events. Now what? Follow up!

Tips for Creating a Profitable Trade Show Experience

Spin Sucks

Makes old-school marketing tactics such as events and trade shows seem…almost outdated. During the mid-80s and 90s, I worked with industry events on both agency and client sides. Yet the objective remained constant: To create events that allowed attendees to connect, engage, network, and learn (and often purchase). Make your booth a Foursquare checkin location.

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Key content marketing trends for 2010

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Key content marketing trends for 2010 24/01/2010 tags: 2010 trends , Content Marketing , Measurement , mobile , ROI , Social Media by Gemma Went This is a great resource for us marketing folk. It contains insights from some of the smartest people in marketing about key content marketing trends for 2010. Leave a Reply Who writes this stuff? Subscribe to new posts by RSS Subscribe to The Cube in a reader Find out what RSS is here What the heck is RSS? Well were nice like that.If

The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor

Razor Social

Are you monitoring the trends related to conversations about your brand? You could be running an event and you want to track real-time mentions so you can respond to and track them. whether views are generally positive or negative, and it can identify trends. Emerging Trends. There are tools that will highlight a potential trend before it even happens. Reporting.

Another great deck to share: Six Digital Trends To Watch « The Cube

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Another great deck to share: Six Digital Trends To Watch 14/07/2010 by Gemma Went Regular readers know I’m a big fan of both David Armano and Steve Rubel from Edelman Digital. Unfortunately most of the business population aren’t aware of this yet though. Keep up the good work. what a year!

10 Tools for Measuring Your Social Media Influence

Pamorama

Using data from Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Foursquare, Klout measures how many people you influence (true reach), how much you influence them (amplification), and how influential they are (network score), and assigns a score from 1 to 100. PostRank monitors and collects social engagement events correlated with online content in real time across the Web. How can it be calculated?

European social media trends « The Cube

Gemma Went

Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe European social media trends 12/01/2010 tags: social media statistics , social media trends by Gemma Went I’ve been doing some research on social media usage for a client’s business case project and came across this useful slideshare presentation from Tom Smith at Trendstream ( @tomtrendstream on Twitter ). It’s a presentation he gave to the IAB Europe Social Media Research Showcase in October 2009. He goes into more detail on the implications of his findings here. what a year!

Ignore Foursquare at Your Peril - An Analysis of Potential.

Convince & Convert

Now, I’m not suggesting Foursquare will ever approach Twitter’s level of ubiquity, much less Facebook’s. Because Foursquare makes very little sense unless you’re in a physical location like a store, restaurant, etc. But, if you are a business with a physical location (or you have clients that fit that bill) you need to pay attention to how Foursquare and geo-location can help you – and it can. This is interesting, because isn’t the whole point of Foursquare to only connect with people you actually know? Not sure Foursquare can.

101 Vital Social Media and Digital Marketing Statistics for (the Rest of) 2013

Webbiquity SMM

As marketing becomes more data-driven, it’s vital to use data to keep up with trends, competitor strategies, and developments in your market. They are evenly split on the effectiveness of social media for attracting new customers vs. engaging existing customers. ( e-Strategy Trends ). To that end, 94.7% of all marketers love blog posts about marketing statistics. B2b vendors?

HOW TO: Properly Use Badges to Engage Customers

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Interview with Social Media Influencer: Gianfranco Cuzziol

Social Media Citizens

He has a wealth of experience from both agency and client side with over 15 years in Direct Marketing focusing more recently on key email, social & mobile trends in a multi-channel eCRM Planning. As I get to speak at conferences and events across Europe, it’s great to meet the person behind the tweets and blog posts. remember a quote from Lyndon B. Why is it important?

Nielsen Report: Blogs Still on the Rise | ClickZ

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SES Events. Foursquare. Trends Strategies Integrated Marketing Whats the Buzz? Live Events. Consumer-generated blogs have continued a strong upward trend since the company began tracking them in 2006, according to the U.S. Upcoming Events. Trends. Trends. ); //. Marketing News & Expert Advice. ClickZ.asia. ClickZ Academy. Search Engine Watch. Home Topics Stats & Tools Training & Education Jobs White Papers Subscribe. Newsletters. Mobile. iPhone. Whats Hot: SXSW. American Express. Nielsen. Twitter. Email. Analytics. Marketing.

Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS OpenX Rackspace Hosting ConVerdge Communities About Us Submit a Tip! When a hashtag starts to trend, it gets even more difficult to parse the information stream. Luckily, there a few great tools that can assist in hashtag enlightenment: What the Trend?

Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

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8 Observations from Internet Week New York 2011

Mindjumpers

Generally speaking there is no doubt that this was a more corporate and less tech savvy than events like SXSW , and I had a great time! Meebo.com is working on becoming the Foursquare of internet. Generally speaking there is no doubt that this was a more corporate and less tech savvy than events like SXSW (Southwest Music and Media Conference and Festival), but I had a great time!

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5 Tips for Great Content Curation

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This Week in Social Media – 5/15/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep our wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. YouTube Trends Map shows what the rest of the country is watching. the U.K.

Should You Outsource Your Social Media Efforts?

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Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Many loyal readers have checked in on the newsletter throughout 2011 to get both evergreen content , the content that typically embraces these monthly updates, in addition to something completely new, monthly digital trends  – the stuff you use for presentations and proposals, for arguing that social media and online marketing does have a firm place in today’s landscape. The

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Growing Your Business: 5 Tips from the Founder of Foursquare (Mashable): Dennis Crowley knows his stuff, and he’s given some good and creative tips to build visibility to his business. Hey, Foursquare was pretty small once! Small Business Trends): I face this question all the time: should I create a personal account or mix it with my business account? Today, I turn 30.

The Social Media Venn Diagram

Jeff Esposito

Ponder on this: Narcissism- In the past year, personal branding has been a constant trending topic and buzz word across the social space. Everything from Tweeting and blogging to networking events is all about you and finding the next big break for you. I see it as kind of backwards, but if you think about it, most blogs that you read (including this one) fall under the author’s name. We should never take stalking lightly, even if we make it easier for folks to do it with geo-location sites like foursquare, SCVNGR and Facebook places. Image - Despair.com. Don’t believe me?

5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010

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Paratus Comms #CommsChat PR Daily Top Blogs Speaking / events Thursday, 8 April 2010 10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010 By Adam Vincenzini (Note: Part 2 of this series is available here ) Im always a bit hesitant when it comes to writing posts about social media tools. Bing real-time Twitter search This is a great way of seeing whats hot / trending at any particular time. Google Trends Another great tool in gathering intelligence. Pages. Home About Connect Got something? excuses!! AllTop AllTop is an incredible resource. Very handy. Very useful.

10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010

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Paratus Comms #CommsChat PR Daily Top Blogs Speaking / events Thursday, 8 April 2010 10 Free Social Media Tools Every PR Pro Should Master In 2010 By Adam Vincenzini (Note: Part 2 of this series is available here ) Im always a bit hesitant when it comes to writing posts about social media tools. Bing real-time Twitter search This is a great way of seeing whats hot / trending at any particular time. Google Trends Another great tool in gathering intelligence. Pages. Home About Connect Got something? excuses!! AllTop AllTop is an incredible resource. Very handy. Very useful.

HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Small business Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Winning and maintaining social influence demands ongoing measurement of conversations, trends and responses. Foursquare Now Lets Business Owners O. More Than 20,000 Foursquare Users Hav.

What to Look For When Hiring a Community Manager

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