How To Create A Foursquare Special

Saying It Social

Late last week, foursquare launched an entirely revamped platform for businesses. Foursquare location based marketing Uncategorized foursquare foursquare deals foursquare for business foursquare specials

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? Related articles you may enjoy: Why I Deleted My Foursquare Account.

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Foursquare Needs Term Limits For Mayors

Firebelly

I’ve been on a bit of a Foursquare sabbatical lately. Foursquare needs term limits for mayors. Foursquare – are you listening? Self imposed exile maybe. But more like Ulysses (the Greek hero not 18th U.S.

50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Read on for answers to these questions and more from some of the best minds in social media in some of their best blog posts and articles of 2011 so far. 2011 Trends: Make Your Corporate Site A Social Media Hub by Business 2 Community. How much does Social Media cost companies in 2011?

5 Tips: How Brands Can Use Foursquare to Grow

Mindjumpers

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.

How Broadway uses Foursquare

Firebelly

And when I go, I want everyone in my social media world to know what I’m seeing, so I always take a minute before the curtain opens to check in via Foursquare. Living in New York, I take every opportunity I can to go to Broadway shows.

Death finds me on foursquare

Socialized

Foursquare brought me closer to death today. Around 8:15 a.m. I checked in at the Apple Store in Los Gatos, California, and then walked a few doors down and checked in at Great Bear Cafe, where I ordered a mocha. From across the cafe I heard "Is there a Joel Postman

Foursquare Has Hit The 10 Mill Mark [infographic]

Mindjumpers

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. The Growth of Foursquare In an Infographic.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In January of 2011, I said that I’d make our Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 subscriber only. This year, I am pleased to bring back our Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2011 thanks to an excellent sponsor, HubSpot. New Edition of the Ranking Factors for 2011 is Now Live !:

Death on foursquare: final chapter

Socialized

As I guessed in my first post, my recent foursquare "stalker" experience was a PR stunt for ifidie.net, a Facebook app that allows users to create messages that will be distributed when they die. The caller who spoke to me when I was at Great Bear in Los Gatos unfortunately

My foursquare stalker: Chapter 2

Socialized

On Wednesday, I had my first experience with a foursquare stalker when a stranger called me at the Great Bear Cafe in Los Gatos, California after I did a 4sq check-in. I considered the whole thing harmless if not a little strange. Today, it happened again when I checked into a

Eleven Digital Trends to Watch In 2011

SocialFish

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. We’ll all need to figure out better ways to deal with this problem in 2011.

The Growth of Foursquare In an Infographic

Mindjumpers

Tweet During 2010, the location-based mobile platform Foursquare experienced great growth. Social Media check-ins Foursquare growth location-based mobile platform Social NetworkActually, this was a growth of 3400 %.

Ghirardelli deceptive practice sours foursquare offer

Socialized

I checked in with foursquare, and this "Check-in Special" appeared on the screen: I ordered ice cream sundaes for the three of us, and as the clerk was ringing up Yesterday, traveling home from Thanksgiving with family, we stopped at a Ghirardelli Chocolate outlet store on the side of the freeway.

Deconstructing Your Social Business Plan For 2011

darmano.typepad.com

Logic+Emotion About Me About You About My Employer Design Strategy Visual Thinking Speaking Slideshows Foursquare Posterous Twitter The Fine Print David Armano is SVP at Edelman Digital. Karl on Its Time To Move The Needle Dexterridlon on Six Social Media Trends For 2011 Videos Photos www.

SXSW 2011: Strong on Networking; Less on Content

Dave Fleet

Foursquare arguably did so a couple of years later. I just arrived home from South by Southwest Interactive after six days down in Austin, Texas.

Foursquare is open for business | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

Zarco 66 Pumping Out Foursquare Deals

Freelance Social Media

You’ll be going there that early in the day because if you are one of the first five people to check in to a Zarco 66 on Foursquare, you will get ten cents off per gallon of gas that you purchase. . A great use of Foursquare to generate business and get people in the door.

Zarco 66 Pumping Out Foursquare Deals

Freelance Social Media

You’ll be going there that early in the day because if you are one of the first five people to check in to a Zarco 66 on Foursquare, you will get ten cents off per gallon of gas that you purchase. . A great use of Foursquare to generate business and get people in the door.

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.

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

Laurel Papworth

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. Google Plus reached 49 million members (Dec 2011) in only a few months!

Mix of Social Media Trends 2011

johnbell.typepad.com

Digital Influence Mapping Project Home About John Speaking & Events Papers Contact Archives Links Useful Tools December 28, 2010 My Mix of Social Media Trends 2011 It's trendy to write a "trends" post at the end of the year. I see many indicators that that will change in 2011.

How to Spice up Your Social Media Strategy in 2011

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Foursquare.com — Use Foursquare specials for repeat visitors. How to Spice up Your Social Media Strategy in 2011 is a post written by Tamar Weinberg. ]. This is a guest post by Jennifer Mattern. Is your company’s social media strategy really working?

39 More (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Kent Lewis packs an incredible amount of useful information into this concise post, which outlines tactics for marketing success, illustrated with real-world examples, for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, YouTube, SlideShare, Quora and Foursquare.

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How to Get Your Profile and Data Completely Disconnected from Klout

Unspoken

November, 1 2011: As of today you can request complete opt-out of your Klout account! FOURSQUARE. LATES UPDATE. Login your Klout account —> profile settings —> if you would like to delete your account press here!

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Smart Location-Based Marketing By Home Depot

Dave Fleet

Smart way to reward their most loyal customer (well, the most loyal customer using Foursquare, anyway) with something that has zero cost to Home Depot but a nice benefit for the customer, all the while encouraging other people to compete for that benefit. location marketing Foursquare

Think Twice About Automating Your Social Media Efforts

SocMed Sean

I also am not a fan of posting FourSquare updates, quotes from famous people, or trivial content like ASCII twitter art. I recently participate in an Twitter chat where the conversation turned to whether or not it’s a good idea to automate social media activities.

8 Observations from Internet Week New York 2011

Mindjumpers

Last week, I visited the Internet Week 2011 in New York. Meebo.com is working on becoming the Foursquare of internet. Last week, I visited the Internet Week 2011 in New York. Meebo.com, is working on becoming the Foursquare of internet. Tweet.

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Are Your Customers Trying to Find Your Business on Their Phones: 5 Facts That You Should Know

Social Media Citizens

Consumer Behavior Tools Trends foursquare mobile marketingThere has been a lot of talk about the power of mobile marketing. From text marketing to applications, the market is abuzz with the “power of mobile.”.

A week of Foursquare checkins | Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie

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.

The Reality Behind the Check-In Hype [infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet About a year ago location based services (LBS) such as Foursquare , Gowalla was announced as the new big thing in digital and social media. The infographic was compiled by Beyond in collaboration with the Social-Loco Conference that was held in San Francisco May 5 th , 2011.

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How JotForm Helps You Create Web Forms and How You Can Help Me Test Its Effectiveness

Ari Herzog

Related articles you may enjoy: Foursquare, Plancast, and Tungle: 3 Applications to Share Your Activities. By clicking to JotForm’s website , you are presented with a what-you-see-is-what-you-get form creator. Create a free account, fill in what you want the form to include, and voila!

Free social media strategy ebook

Gemma Went

Blogging Facebook Foursquare Linked In Social Media Social Media Strategy Series Twitter free ebook social media strategyAs regular readers know, at the end of last year I ran a series on this blog on how to develop and deliver a social media strategy. This has now been gathered together into an easy to read ebook which covers each stage of the process, from getting buy-in at the start to ongoing management, [.].

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Foursquare Review: Why You Should Check In

Bill Hartzer

Well, that’s the basic premise behind Foursquare. Foursquare is a social networking website that works off the location of its users. Keeping up with the whereabouts of your friends has never been easier than with Foursquare.

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Where Should You Post Your Status? [Infographic]

Mindjumpers

Facebook Google+ Linkedin Social Media Twitter Foursquare Google Infographic Social networksTweet You may have already seen this during the last week as it has been shared a lot in social media, and especially Facebook, during the last week or so. And here it is again.

6 Reasons Social Media Sucks, But You Need to Use It Anyway

Webbiquity SMM

Amid all of the hype, conferences, and rapid adoption of social media marketing by organizations from sole proprietors to the Fortune 100, there remains an undercurrent of skepticism.

Best Web Presence Optimization Guides and Tips of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

One of the most interesting aspects of web presence optimization (WPO) is how frequently bloggers and journalists write about the concept without actually using the term.

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The Social Media Fatigue Myth

Twist Image

" Foursquare and Twitter broke the fatigue because it brought Social Media to the palm of your hand. foursquare. advertising blog broadcasting content facebook foursquare googleplus innovation marketer marketing mobileconnectivity networkedcommunications newspaper onlinesocialnetworking podcast publishing socialmedia socialmediafatigue twitter youtubeAre you getting tired of Social Media?

Top Ten Reasons You Know You’re a Social Media Expert [Humor]

PWB Marketing Blog

So we thought we’d compile the top ten reasons you know you’re a social media expert: You have more than 6 social profiles – Linkedin, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google+, Flickr, FourSquare. You’ve checked-in to a business via Foursquare, Facebook, and Google+. How do you know if you’re a social media expert? Unlike Google AdWords, there isn’t any certification for social media. There’s not a test to take that’ll tell you how good you are. There’s a low barrier to entry.