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Twitter Rolling Out Foursquare-Powered Locations to iOS Users

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Foursquare agreed in March 2015  to power location data on tweets with location tags, but not much has come of it, until now. reader tipped Josh Constine  of TechCrunch  off to the existence of Foursquare-powered location feeds on Twitter, and Twitter confirmed to Constine that it is currently rolling out the feature to IOS users, with other platforms to be added soon.

Approaching Strangers Through Foursquare

Ari Herzog

Using GPS chips embedded in your smartphone and latitude/longitude addresses, it is fairly easy for me to log into an app such as Foursquare , Loopt , or Google Latitude and (if your privacy settings allow me to) see who is proximate to my location. This privacy intrusion is why I deleted my Foursquare account two years ago. Media Foursquare networkingConnect on LinkedIn today.

Foursquare in Context

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If you're a regular user of services like Twitter or Foursquare , you've undoubtedly been met with skeptics and naysayers who wonder aloud, "Why would I want to tell anyone what I'm having for lunch?" or "Why would I care if someone is having a ham sandwich?" Video foursquareContext is what allows us to make sense of much of the world around us. He's so bad !"

Foursquare Evolves From Gamification To Recommendation – But Why?

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Of all the location-based social networks out there, Foursquare certainly has been the one to outlast the competition. didn’t say “Foursquare has beaten the competition” or “Foursquare has succeed”…I just said they outlasted the competition. Notice how I chose my words carefully. They do have something, though. Cheers! –Sean.

Ad Opportunities on Twitter, Foursquare and Tumblr

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For brands with a presence on Facebook, Twitter etc., it is becoming increasingly popular to make use of advertising. In this post, we look at the ad opportunities on Twitter, Foursquare and Tumblr, beginning with Twitter that offers three different ad products. Furthermore, Twitter’s geographic targeting increases the relevance of a brand’s message based on location.

3400% Foursquare Growth Not Notable

Ari Herzog

It’s all and well that Foursquare membership grew 3400% in 2010 but if people aren’t using the location-based service at venues where thousands of people converge, how notable is that statistic? If you can read this sentence, add a comment below if you are one of the 6 million Foursquare users who actively uses the service to check-in to locations. Media Foursquare

04/04/2014: Social Media Snapshot | Twitter Photos, Important LinkedIn Updates & New Foursquare Ad Themes

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Categories: Blog , Facebook , Google Plus , LinkedIn , Social Media Marketing , Twitter Tags: Facebook , foursquare , Foursquare ads , GooglePlus , linkedin , Products and Services tab , Tap to tweet , Twitter Catch up on the need-to-know changes and updates in social media that affect your business and brand…all in one place. Below are highlights of changes on top social media platforms for the week ending April 4, 2014: New on Twitter Post Four Photos to a Single Tweet? Yes, You Can. In perhaps an effort to [.] ( Read more. ).

5 Tips: How Brands Can Use Foursquare to Grow

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Tweet More and more people are using Foursquare to check in and share their location. If you wish to use foursquare as a marketing channel for your brand, here is a list of things you can do when starting on Foursquare: 1. Claim you place on foursquare. Grow your business with foursquare “Specials!” Read more about Foursquare for business.

Foursquare Has Hit The 10 Mill Mark [infographic]

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Tweet Foursquare has just announced on their blog that they have reached 10 million users, thus being the first location-based social network to do so. For Foursquare, it’s a major milestone to have 10 million users. To celebrate this milestone, Foursquare has created an animated infographic that shows a world map with the spread of users. The Hardcore Facts In An Infographic.

Why I Deleted My Foursquare Account

Ari Herzog

racked my brain, trying to figure out who I knew named “Brian”. “I saw that you checked in there on Foursquare, Shea,” he said. My heart started to race. I’ve read articles about burglaries and stalking thanks to Foursquare, but because I only occasionally link my check-ins with tweets, I figured I was being responsible. You probably shouldn’t be telling people where you are on Foursquare, should you, Shea?” he said. I was trying not to cry at this point. agree with Steve Garfield (who was also interviewed in Beth’s story) that Foursquare is valuable. Hello?”.

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. Twitter. Foursquare. Facebook. Any social media updates we missed? And have you checked out Facebook’s Paper yet?

Syndicating FourSquare to Twitter

Ari Herzog

Many people opt to syndicate FourSquare check-ins to Twitter, or Twitter messages to LinkedIn, or LinkedIn updates to Facebook. Check-ins stay on Foursquare and tweets keep to Twitter. You can use Twitter however you want, but that doesn’t mean everyone who follows you will like it. Something to think about. -- Thank you for reading Syndicating FourSquare to Twitter at AriWriter. Related posts: Foursquare, Plancast, and Tungle: 3 Applications to Share Your Activities. Be Careful Before Calling Out People.

GroupTabs-Groupon Meets Foursquar

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Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe GroupTabs-Groupon Meets Foursquare by Justin on August 25, 2010 There is a new player in the location-based service market. GroupTabs is a startup that is being billed as a cross between Groupon and Foursquare. The next deal takes place Saturday. Media. Marketing.

Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012

Laurel Papworth

Here are some social media courses for you (or perhaps, for someone you know) for June and July.  A hands on, practical computer class on Google Plus ( half day ) and some short 2 hour  howto sessions ( demonstration ) on Pinterest Foursquare and Facebook Timeline for Business. What can be added to Google Plus to integrate it with Facebook and Twitter and your website? Forever!

Social Media News Ticker: Instagram Launches Bolt, Foursquare Debuts New Logo, Facebook Drops Gifts

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Check out all the latest social media news from the last two weeks, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and Foursquare: Facebook. Twitter. Foursquare. Social Media News Ticker Bolt deep learning Facebook Facebook Gifts Facebook Messenger Foursquare hashtags Instagram LinkedIn Mitro social media news Swarm Twitter

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Reaches 1 Billion Users, Foursquare Tops 25 Million, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Twitter: over 500 million users. Foursquare: over 25 million users. Facebook Reaches One Billion Users, Foursquare Tops 25 Million Users. This week marked big milestones for both Facebook and Foursquare, with user numbers growing to over 1 billion and 25 million, respectively. On Monday,  Foursquare co-founder and CEO Dennis Crowley also had big news: the geo-location platform now boasts 25 million users, 5 million check-ins a day and 1 million registered merchants, reported  SmartBlog on Social Media. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook.

Social Networking Stats: Foursquare Sees Major Revenue Growth, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Twitter: 241 million monthly active users. Foursquare: 45 million users. Foursquare Sees Major Revenue Growth in 2013 and Q1 2014. Foursquare is rapidly approaching its fifth birthday, and CEO Dennis Crowley is optimistic about the app’s future.  He announced on CNBC that the platform’s revenues grew 600% in 2013 – pretty impressive. Facebook: 1.23

Show 367 - Power of Foursquare

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Carmine Gallo joins  Anna Farmery  to discuss the Power of Foursquare  - check out this site as packed with tips of how business can get the most out of Foursquare. What is Foursquare ? How Foursquare is a fun, gaming app  - a search engine that brings you tips and offers! Do you need a place for Foursquare to be relevant to your business? How Foursquare is not marketing - it is taking the pulse of your customer. Ideas for business with Foursquare. Is Foursquare wait marketing. How Foursquare does not have to be about pure promotions.

Facebook LinkedIn Twitter in 2013

Ari Herzog

Of the three largest social networking sites in the United States, I plan to use Facebook the most, LinkedIn the second-most, and Twitter the least. Twitter in 2013. Related, I intend to publish an e-book on my Twitter evolution in the coming months… Other Applications in 2013. continue to use Foursquare, Instagram, Pinterest, Flickr, Yelp, and other platforms.

Can Ads Actually Make Foursquare Better

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In this edition of The Baer Facts, I talk with  Kyle Lacy  of  ExactTarget  about the newly launched Foursquare ads , and whether they are a viable option for marketers, an annoyance for users, both or neither. In April, Bloomberg cited Foursquare data showing  6 million daily check-ins  in January 2013 versus 4 million per day in January 2012. Whither the Check-In? kind of doubt it.

Guess Who is Back on Foursquare

Ari Herzog

Citing privacy concerns and not wanting strangers to know where I was every moment I checked in to a location, I deleted my Foursquare account 14 months ago. Forrester Research recently surveyed 37,000 mobile users and in its report issued this month, a mere 2% of those users had Foursquare accounts. To what extent do geography and demography play a part in Foursquare users and companies? Foursquare may not be mainstream but its users are having a fun time with it. used to be a Foursquare user before deleting my account. I’m back. Media Foursquare

How My Article on Quitting Foursquare Caused a 5500% Spike in Blog Traffic in 1 Day

Ari Herzog

Who could predict the rationale for deleting my Foursquare account would cause the largest spike in this blog’s history of daily readership? You can see the Foursquare article is responsible for the mountain. Keep in mind that these are overall blog visitors, not specific to the Foursquare article. Note that my visits are excluded in these analytics. Monday – 2,471.

How to Optimize Your Brand’s Twitter Presence [infographic]

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And like Facebook users, 50% of the Twitter users access the network via mobile. This means that your Twitter followers will tweet and RT anywhere, anytime – and they’ll expect you to be ready. In the following blog post, I will share some pointers on the basics that brands will have to understand in order to engage successfully on Twitter. Just imagine that!

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Branded Content: 6 Things To Remember before Publishing

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Community Management Content Marketing Engagement Facebook Foursquare Google Google+ Guidelines I forgot to categorize Instagram Linkedin Local Marketing & Communication Mindjumpers Pinterest SEO Social Media Social Media Marketing Social Media Strategy Tips Tumblr Twitter YouTube Therefore, as a little help to content marketeers, we have made a small checklist.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Save for Later’ Reading Feature, Twitter Beefs Up Security

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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, Foursquare and Buffer: Facebook. Twitter. Foursquare. Social Media News Ticker age gate Buffer Facebook Facebook video autoplay Foursquare security TV Conversation Targeting Twitter Buffer. Any social media updates that we missed?

Social Networking Stats: Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Twitter: 255 million monthly active users. Foursquare: 45 million users. Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter. LinkedIn and Twitter’s active usage dropped 3%. Social Media Statistics Facebook GlobalWebIndex Google Pinterest social networking statistics social networking stats Tumblr Twitter Youtube Facebook: 1.23 billion monthly active users. YouTube.

The Dark Side of Social Media

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once was at the movies, checked in on Foursquare (when it was still Foursquare), and when the movie was over, a man was standing outside waiting for me. ” to your Foursquare check-ins that were published on Twitter. Planning Social Media foursquare Hootsuite LinkedIn perception perception issues please rob me By Gini Dietrich. love social media. link].

How Twitter Gentrified a City Intersection

Ari Herzog

Every Twitter user who included that hashtag was automatically added to the mural as a digital signature; and the company promised to donate $1 a tweet to the Canadian Art Foundation. Please continue reading How Twitter Gentrified a City Intersection and leave a comment if inspired. Media branding TwitterThe above photograph was uploaded to a Google Maps server in June 2009.

How Social Media and Smart Devices Impact Consumers’ Buying Decisions [Infographic]

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The infographic clearly shows that consumers rely on peer recommendations: Links to user-generated content on social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Google +, Pinterest) make up a quarter of the search results for the top 20 brands in the world. One third of smartphone users have shared their location with a retail company using a check-in-service like Foursquare. Consumers go mobile.

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Cinemagraphs: The “New” Facebook Ad Format is Mesmerizing GIF/Video Hybrids

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Twitter Aim to Regain Momentum with New Video & Group Message Features. Community Management Content Marketing Facebook Foursquare Google Google+ I forgot to categorize Instagram Linkedin Mindjumpers Mindjumpers Network Trends Twitter The cinemagraph is nothing new – it’s moving GIFs, but with the motion being restrained to just a few parts of the image. General Electric.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter’s User Growth Exceeds Expectations, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Twitter: 271 million monthly active users. via Twitter. Foursquare: 50 million users. via  Foursquare. Twitter’s Q2 User Growth Exceeds Expectations, Tops 271 Million. Twitter recently announced its second quarter results for 2014 , with both revenue and user growth surpassing analyst expectations. Facebook: 1.32 billion monthly active users. YouTube.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 Days, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Twitter: over 500 million users. Foursquare: over 25 million users. Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 In a recent talk at the University of Michigan , Twitter CEO Dick Costolo promised that Twitter users will be able to download a full archive of their tweets before the end of 2012. Social Media Statistics Dick Costolo social networking statistics Twitter

The Next Big Thing After Twitter! Is FourSquare The Answer?

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Social Networking Stats: Comparing Top Brands (Big vs. Small) on Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Twitter: over 218 million monthly active users. via  Twitter. Foursquare: 40 million users. Top Brands on Twitter: Enterprise Brands Vs. Small Companies. For starters, here are some key findings from the report: 98% of all top brands are active on Twitter. How frequently are top brands from each list posting to Twitter? Facebook: 1.19 via  Facebook.

Taking a Peek at Twitter Analytics

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I received an email recently that contained an analysis of a high-profile Silicon Valley executive’s Twitter followers, as performed by PeekAnalytics. Rather than reporting on a third person’s Twitter followers, I thought it might be more interesting (to me, at least) to take a look at a breakdown of my own Twitter followers. Twitter analytics They agreed. So what is it?

Social Networking Stats: Twitter Tops 200 Million Monthly Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

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Twitter: over 500 million users. Foursquare: over 25 million users. Twitter Tops 200 Million Monthly Active Users. Twitter recently topped 200 million monthly active users, according to a tweet by the company’s @twitter account – and is seeing 400 million tweets per day. There are now more than 200M monthly active @ twitter users. via  Facebook.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Adds Photo Tagging, Facebook Acquires Oculus VR

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Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook and Twitter: Twitter rolls out photo tagging. Twitter. Foursquare. Facebook. LinkedIn. Klout. Any social media updates that we missed? Let us know in the comments below.