Foursquare 2.0 for the iPhone Has Arrived
Foursquare allows you to check in to places and businesses, leave comments, make suggestions to friends – very similar to Facebook Places.
I believe Foursquare will be a very big thing in Australia within the next 12 months. It’s taking the US by storm. It has grown from 50,000 to 2.5 million within a year.
McDonald’s recently ran a promotion where they had a competition running for everyone who ‘checked in’ at a restaurant. The number of check ins increased by 33% but the data of the number of people overall increasing is unknown. Sales data is also unknown which is the most important overall result.
Here’s a video that explains more about the new features in Foursquare 2.0 and where they are at –