Approaching Strangers Through Foursquare
JUNE 1, 2012
Geolocation applications allow you to share your location with other people and associate that location to restaurants, events, and other real-world venues. This privacy intrusion is why I deleted my Foursquare account two years ago. I saw you checked in on Foursquare as I just did.”
How to Promote Your Event With Social Media Marketing
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
Events are, by nature, social affairs. If you play your cards right, these similar characteristics can work to your advantage when it comes to planning, promoting, and building excitement for any public event you’re hosting.
Foursquare - HBO Tie-Up is Brilliant
Social Media Marketing
JUNE 4, 2013
But the latest iteration is pure genius on the part of HBO and Foursquare. The entire program is being chronicled under the #SummerIsComing hashtag, in preparation for the event, akin to the "Winter is Coming" promotion for Season 3. foursquare Marketing #GameofCones is coming.
How I Am Finding Value Using Foursquare
APRIL 22, 2014
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. Events. Events.
Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012
JUNE 11, 2012
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. Event registration for Facebook Timeline for Business Pages powered by Eventbrite.
Social Media News Ticker: Instagram Launches Bolt, Foursquare Debuts New Logo, Facebook Drops Gifts
The Realtime Report
AUGUST 4, 2014
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. Foursquare.
Unlocking the value of Foursquare « The Cube
JANUARY 28, 2010
Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Unlocking the value of Foursquare 28/01/2010 tags: Foursquare , Gowalla , location based social netoworking apps by Gemma Went For those of you not yet using Foursquare and other location based social networking apps, the presentation below from 22 Squared gives you a bit of background on what it’s all about. Foursquare is the clear favourite for me so I will focus more on that here.
50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
Whether it’s a local tweet-up or a major conference, this knowledge could be useful to help you plan what events you should sponsor or where you should set up your next booth ). 5 ways to use social media to build a crowd for your event by Socialbrite.
Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Buy’ Button, Twitter Acquires CardSpring
The Realtime Report
JULY 21, 2014
Check out all the latest social media news from the last two weeks, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Tumblr, YouTube and Vine: Facebook. Foursquare. Social Media News Ticker: Foursquare Launches Swarm, YouTube Reportedy Buying Twitch.
Path: the sequel
JANUARY 14, 2012
Path, available for iOS and Android devices, also integrates with Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare and Tumblr to allow cross-posting to the social networks. There is also a sleep/awake button to keep friends informed with such events in a users life.
Why I’m kinda over Yelp: Foursquare and Twitter are my recommendation engines of choice
MARCH 28, 2011
Yelp, like that ex of yours, is a great resource for information on local businesses, showing restaurants’ hours and menu offerings, publishing user reviews of everything from beauty salons to churches, and listing great local events around Boston. While there’s still a place for Yelp in my heart, I’ve found lately that I much prefer using Twitter and Foursquare to find new places and things to do here in Boston. Elisabeth Michaud Facebook Twitter foursquare social media
Realtime Olympics: 60% of London 2012 Visits Came Via Mobile; Facebook Was 2nd Highest Traffic Source
The Realtime Report
AUGUST 16, 2012
million social media followers across Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Foursquare. The top of every page featured a drop down menu with live events, and each country page featured a list of athletes competing that day.
Social Media in the Industry: Customization is the Key to Success
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
On top of that, let’s add all of the other social networks out there including Linkedin, Foursquare, Myspace, Friendster, Tumblr, YouTube and the list goes on. Mix up your status updates with some local area events and news to keep it interesting. Foursquare!
Going Off the Grid at SxSW
MARCH 9, 2011
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, Oh, sorry, wrong event for that.
SXSW 2011: Strong on Networking; Less on Content
MARCH 17, 2011
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. Foursquare arguably did so a couple of years later.
Six Reasons Facebook Places Might Just Beat Foursquare
DECEMBER 7, 2010
Recently I was sitting on a panel at a SMC Columbus event watching another panelist speak about social search. For the majority of 2010, Foursquare has led the race in attracting both sides of the network – businesses and human users.
Sydney Social Media Course – 3 Days with Laptop
JULY 2, 2013
Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Foursquare, 2 hour, 1/2 day and full day classes are available. Event registration for 3 Day INTENSIVE Social Media Course Sydney – Jul2013 powered by Eventbrite. Sydney social media course 2013.
Seven Social Media Insights on CES
JANUARY 18, 2012
Raise awareness ahead of the event. your blog, Twitter, Facebook etc) but also by mining your databases for people and companies that you want to connect with at the event and seeting-up meetings with them ahead of time. The world’s tech media, from traditional to hybrid to social, gather in Vegas for this event. While you may find that throwing a fan event at CES is tougher than at other events, the top tier of tech influencers is in town.
Facebook Intensive Class – Computer Class, 1 Day
AUGUST 5, 2012
Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Foursquare, 2 hour, 1/2 day and full day classes. Course Event Online Communities social media Social Media Australia social networks Training Brisbane Canberra Computer Facebook Melbourne Sydney workshop
Which Social Media Channels Should I Use For My Business?
OCTOBER 4, 2013
Use the great hashtag feature to keep up with and be part of the latest trends and news worthy events. Foursquare. million businesses on Foursquare and local businesses canstill leverage this network to build their customer base with new prospects and reward their most loyal customers.
I Attended a Networking Event…Now What?
Saying It Social
JUNE 16, 2010
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. Seek out previous contacts at future networking events.
Social Networking Stats: Facebook Drives More Dollars, But Twitter Drives More Traffic [Study], #RLTM Scoreboard
The Realtime Report
OCTOBER 26, 2012
Foursquare: over 25 million users. The study tracks social commerce from Eventbrite events, calculating visits per share and dollars per share on social networks across the globe. The findings are based on data from hundreds of thousands of events on Eventbrite.
Winners of Mashable Awards
JANUARY 12, 2011
Tweet The 6th of January, Mashable held the event of Mashable Awards Gala. Best Location-Based Service: Foursquare. Social Media baratunde thurston Cirque de Soleil Zumanity stage communities event January 6 Las Vegas Mashable Awards Mashable Awards Gala services Winners
Tips for Creating a Profitable Trade Show Experience
OCTOBER 3, 2012
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. Technology enhanced the events but didn’t replace the benefits of face-to-face encounters.
Merging offline and online : two events we're speaking at
JANUARY 20, 2010
Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Merging offline and online : two events we’re speaking at 20/01/2010 by Gemma Went There are two industry events coming up next month that I’m involved in. This is a two day event, the first is a workshop and the second is the conference.
5 Apps To Enhance Your Brand
FEBRUARY 15, 2013
DoubleDutch Events. It’s one of the top event apps that provide a platform for businesses to interact with their customers. The smartphone app supports sharing on social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Tumblr and FourSquare. FourSquare.
Ignore Foursquare at Your Peril - An Analysis of Potential.
Convince & Convert
APRIL 7, 2010
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. Foursquare and Gowalla are evolving quickly.
Social Networking Stats: Twitter & Politics In 2012, #RLTM Scoreboard
The Realtime Report
DECEMBER 14, 2012
Foursquare: over 25 million users. Political Events – produced a big response on Twitter, with the first debate seeing over 10 million tweets. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via Facebook.
Social Networking Stats: Global Spending on Facebook Ads Increases 50%, #RLTM Scoreboard
The Realtime Report
JULY 21, 2014
Foursquare: 50 million users. via Foursquare. Related Stories 2014 World Cup: Social Media Campaign Round-Up Most-Tweeted Sports Event In History: Germany vs. Brazil Social Networking Stats: Faster Growth Predicted for Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard.
Learning via the Social Media Game
Bare Feet Studios
JULY 25, 2011
Helps organize your team, save assets, plan events, archive files and processes. Create custom tags for your org & events or concepts. video stream of key events. Organization uses blog to support projects and events. FourSquare/Gowalla. Aloha HowTo Social Media #SBOSM facebook flickr foursquare instragram linkedin smcjournal smcobserver twitter ustream youtube
Has Social Media Made It Impossible To Live In The Moment?
SEPTEMBER 10, 2013
Sure, now I have the images and videos to help me relive this event. While in many ways social media has allowed us to share everything from the simplest to most sacred events of our lives with more people in real time, it has also taken away from the action of “living in the moment.”
Social Networking Stats: Moms on Facebook, #RLTM Scoreboard
The Realtime Report
MAY 12, 2014
Foursquare: 45 million users. identify themselves as mothers on Facebook (by connecting with their children on Facebook, or posting life events about giving birth). The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1.23 billion monthly active users. via Facebook.
10 Tools for Measuring Your Social Media Influence
AUGUST 14, 2011
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.
Twitter Grows by 75% in Mobile Audience, LinkedIn Close Second
OCTOBER 26, 2011
More mobile users read posts from brands about their events (53%) than they do those from celebrities (45%). Similar Posts: Foursquare Has Hit The 10 Mill Mark [infographic]. Tweet Twitter is now the fastest growing social networking site among U.S.
The ROI of Social Media [#SMMW16 Takeaways]
APRIL 21, 2016
While I have SO many takeaways from the event (let’s just say my mind was blown with all of the great information and superb speakers) in today’s post I want to just touch on one of them – the ROI of social media.
Conference: Public Sector Web 3.0 and Future of Social Media Government
OCTOBER 20, 2010
Also the impact of Foursquare and it’s geo-location based, ambient, always-on social networking. Tags: Australia Event Online Communities government social media social networks Canberra Dr Nicholas Gruen gov 2.0 Government 2.0 is such a hot topic. I’m speaking in Canberra next week - a workshop on social media and government one day and presentation on online communities and voters/constituents the next.
Memolane – A Social Media Trip Down Memory Lane
MARCH 7, 2011
At Memolane, it is possible to create a timeline with all your information from Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Foursquare, YouTube and other platforms you’re present on, so you can go through old photos, tweets, check-ins, updates etc. – Search by location, people, events, time and more.
I Don't Care Where. You. Are. Right. Now. | Almost Savvy
MARCH 31, 2010
If I wanted to know these things, we’d be connected on Foursquare so I could follow along as you cruise through town going to meetings and running errands. For each stop in your day, you check-in with Foursquare , Gowalla , Brightkite , Loopt , Whrrl and others.
QR Codes: Effectiveness and Use
SEPTEMBER 15, 2011
Also, last week I spoke at a client event and one of the QR codes examples we discussed was a dog food company that has a billboard in the Washington D.C. When you check in on Foursquare and scan their QR code, a free sample of their dog food comes out of the wall.
10+ Ways To Use B2B Social Media In Your Business
PWB Marketing Blog
OCTOBER 25, 2011
If you’re hosting a conference or event, provide a Twitter hashtag so attendees can tweet about the event. If ten people tweet during your program, that’s over 1,000 additional people exposed virtually to your event.