What is Foursquare?
Foursquare is an free app on your phone that allows you to check-in
to share where you are with you network and see who else is in your
physical area as well.
Just like your Facebook and Twitter page, you can create a
quick bio and upload a profile photo. You can also link to
Facebook & Twitter accounts.
Claim your Venue
Can link to other
It may already be on Foursquare from a check in, but you should
claim and verify that you own your store with the Foursquare app.
Your Customers should know who the owner is!
Who to Follow
Family & Friends
People in your industry
People who Inspire you
Your Blog Readers
1. Click the
button on the top
right corner of
How to Check In
2. Search for your location in the search bar or select
from the locations listed with in a 2 mile radius.
3. Add a rockin’ photo
and description of
what you are up to
4. Blast it to your
network by sliding the
Twitter and Facebook
When you check into a
foursquare location, you can
earn badges and take advantage
This provides incentive for
customers to visit your store.
You could give special rewards
to the person who has checked
in the most time, or the mayor.
Leave a Tip
Check in to places that people frequent, like a Marshalls or Starbucks and give a
shout-out, mentioning your store, to drive like-minded shoppers to your
Someone sharing that they are in your location on foursquare
means they are telling their whole network about your
Foursquare is a location-based app that allows you to share
what you are up to with Twitter, Facebook and foursquare
quickly and easily
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