Foursquare is just one of the tools in your toolbox as a local small business owner. Foursquare allow frequent customers to “Check In” at your location, earning points, and eventually even potentially becoming “Mayor.” This game-like approach is fun and addicting and not only allows you, as a small business owner, to measure your traffic but also to engage with your loyal customers too. Here are a few fun facts about Foursquare.
Their users are trendsetters:
With the most amount of check-ins at New York’s Penn Station, they, Foursquare users are always on the move. Their locations may be varied, but they will always be hip!
The sky is the limit:
In 2010, Foursquare grew 3400%
Foursquare was founded by two young dudes, Dennis Crowley and Naveen Selvadurai, who was named one of 100 Most Creative People in 2010
Happy Foursquare Day:
In Manchester, NH April 16th is celebrated as Foursquare Day. Get it, 4 squared? 4x4=16.