GROUP C
Contents• What is foursquare?• How do you use it?   – Instructions   – Badges   – Mayorships   – Superusers• How does it b...
What is foursquare?• Mobile and Web application that allows registered users to post their  location at a venue (Check-in)...
How do you use it? Instructions 1. Install foursquare on your smartphone from   foursquare.com:                   Group C ...
How do you use it? Instructions 2. Register or log in:                          Group C   4
How do you use it? Instructions 3. Find the venue you   are at:                         Group C   5
How do you use it? Instructions 4. Start checking-in and   earning badges:                        Group C   6
How do you use it? Instructions 5. Find friends:                    Group C   7
How do you use it? Instructions 5. Find or add tips:                        Group C   8
How do you use it?                  Badges• Badges are earned by checking-in to  various venues.   – Some badges can only ...
How do you use it?                Mayorships• If one particular user checks into one  venue more than anyone else in the l...
How do you use it?    Superusers3 levels of Superuser status:     – not to be confused with the "Super User"        badge•...
For Users foursquare is: fun & social                  Group C   12
For Users foursquare is: useful                  Group C   13
For Venues and Brands foursquare is: viral                  Group C   14
For Venues and Brands foursquare can help you: attract new customers and retain old ones                       Group C   15
For Venues and Brands foursquare can help you: create promotions                       Group C   16
For Venues and Brands foursquare can help you: get key info                       Group C   17
InfographicsSource: http://articles.businessinsider.com/2011-03-08/tech/30077845_1_places-facebook-users                  ...
InfographicsSource: http://mashable.com/2011/01/24/foursquare-6-million-infographic/                                      ...
InfographicsSource: http://mashable.com/2011/01/24/foursquare-6-million-infographic/                                      ...
InfographicsSource: http://mashable.com/2011/01/24/foursquare-6-million-infographic/                                      ...
InfographicsSource: http://mashable.com/2011/01/24/foursquare-6-million-infographic/                                      ...
InfographicsSource: https://foursquare.com/infographics/10million                                                        G...
Any Questions?      Group C    24
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  1. 1. GROUP C
  2. 2. Contents• What is foursquare?• How do you use it? – Instructions – Badges – Mayorships – Superusers• How does it benefit users?• How does it benefit Venues and Brands?• Infographics Group C 1
  3. 3. What is foursquare?• Mobile and Web application that allows registered users to post their location at a venue (Check-in)• Check-in requires active user selection and points are awarded at each check-in• Users can choose whether to have their check-ins are posted to their Twitter or Facebook accounts• Users can earn badges for check-in frequency or patterns such as check-in time – User-generated badges will be available in the future• Creation of To-Do list and add Tips to venues that other users can read – Suggestions for great things to do and see: for example what to eat at a specific restaurant Group C 2
  4. 4. How do you use it? Instructions 1. Install foursquare on your smartphone from foursquare.com: Group C 3
  5. 5. How do you use it? Instructions 2. Register or log in: Group C 4
  6. 6. How do you use it? Instructions 3. Find the venue you are at: Group C 5
  7. 7. How do you use it? Instructions 4. Start checking-in and earning badges: Group C 6
  8. 8. How do you use it? Instructions 5. Find friends: Group C 7
  9. 9. How do you use it? Instructions 5. Find or add tips: Group C 8
  10. 10. How do you use it? Badges• Badges are earned by checking-in to various venues. – Some badges can only be earned in a specific city – Once a badge is earned, it will remain on that users profile indefinitely• There are a handful of introductory badges that are earned as milestones in usage – No official foursquare badge list• Users can now earn badges for completing tasks as well as checking in. Group C 9
  11. 11. How do you use it? Mayorships• If one particular user checks into one venue more than anyone else in the last 60 days: – one check-in per day – check-ins are valid – has a profile picture  they will be crowned ‘Mayor’. Group C 10
  12. 12. How do you use it? Superusers3 levels of Superuser status: – not to be confused with the "Super User" badge• Superuser status is conferred on users who have been selected by foursquare staff for their helpful contributions to the community – All superusers can review a queue of requested changes for a single city, and can select a new city at will. Level 1 - can edit venue info (address, cross street, phone, Twitter names, map pin location), mark venues as closed, and flag duplicate venues. Level 2 - can additionally merge duplicate venue listings, adjust the latitude and longitude of a venue, remove tags, add a web address, and add categories. Level 3 - adds the ability to create and remove venue aliases, as well as access a "global queue" of pending requests needing superuser attention. Group C 11
  13. 13. For Users foursquare is: fun & social Group C 12
  14. 14. For Users foursquare is: useful Group C 13
  15. 15. For Venues and Brands foursquare is: viral Group C 14
  16. 16. For Venues and Brands foursquare can help you: attract new customers and retain old ones Group C 15
  17. 17. For Venues and Brands foursquare can help you: create promotions Group C 16
  18. 18. For Venues and Brands foursquare can help you: get key info Group C 17
  19. 19. InfographicsSource: http://articles.businessinsider.com/2011-03-08/tech/30077845_1_places-facebook-users Group C 18
  20. 20. InfographicsSource: http://mashable.com/2011/01/24/foursquare-6-million-infographic/ Group C 19
  21. 21. InfographicsSource: http://mashable.com/2011/01/24/foursquare-6-million-infographic/ Group C 20
  22. 22. InfographicsSource: http://mashable.com/2011/01/24/foursquare-6-million-infographic/ Group C 21
  23. 23. InfographicsSource: http://mashable.com/2011/01/24/foursquare-6-million-infographic/ Group C 22
  24. 24. InfographicsSource: https://foursquare.com/infographics/10million Group C 23
  25. 25. Any Questions? Group C 24

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