With the new venue pages Foursquare is rolling out later today, they’re hoping to capture more of those visitors from Google and turn them into Foursquare users. Foursquare’s new front door highlights some of their unique features and becomes a useful landing page with all the pertinent information a visitor needs to decide to visit a venue.
Just in time for 4sqDay, Foursquare has launched a new “Your Year in Check-ins” tool for users to visualize their check-ins. It shows the massive amounts of data Foursquare has about where we go and how those places are connected. The tool offers four views of your check-ins from the past year: Time: Your check-ins [...]
After more than 1,600 posts, you’re probably aware that I misspell things every-once-in-a-while often. That’s why I always rely on Google search’s “Did you mean…” to correct my poor typing and find what I’m actually looking for. Foursquare has recently implemented the same thing, offering “Did you mean…” suggestions for commonly misspelled words. Tapping or clicking the [...]
On the heels of launching version 6.0 of their iOS app, Foursquare announced today that they’ve received $41 million in funding to help continue the company’s growth and to expand their business model to more advertisers. The money comes in the form of loans and convertible debt, so it delays the company’s valuation questions for the time being.
As of last week, Foursquare has disabled automatic badge and mayorship messages on both Facebook and Twitter. While the automatic messages have been disabled, Foursquare says Facebook and Twitter posts about these achievements aren’t gone for good.
- Highlight the little moments that make up your day with Days May 20, 2013
- Foursquare makes it easier to add hours for venues May 20, 2013
- B-Roll: Foursquare now lets you see more similar places May 17, 2013
- Highlight your Foursquare activity on Facebook with their new Timeline section May 16, 2013
- Foursquare adds more menus courtesy of Locu May 14, 2013
- Foursquare partners with NFL for Super Bowl Sunday February 3, 2011
- Getting your “baggage” handled by the TSA? Yeah, there’s a badge for that November 23, 2010
- Spooooooky: Foursquare announces new Halloween badges October 26, 2012
- Help “Turn the World Red” on World AIDS Day to unlock your (RED) badge November 29, 2010
- Check in at Toys R Us on Thursday night for a special discount and a badge November 22, 2010
- Simple Tech Solutions for Creating Community on Campus » Each One – Teach One says: [...] Foursquare and Mozilla both use badges for various education-related online and real-life accomplishments.
- Simple Tech Solutions for Creating Community on Campus | Getting Smart says: [...] Foursquare and Mozilla both use badges for various education-related online and real-life accomplishments.
- CrackedLCD says: I'll have to give this a shot. I've submitted hours...
- Steve Hill says: just one! got mine last week in Vienna. Very cool badge.
- c0wb0yz says: Still not mobile friendly. It's a pity. It would be way...
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