Social Media

How Foursquare Lists Can Benefit Your Business

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Beginning today, Foursquare has officially rolled out its new Lists feature. With the launch of this new capability, it makes finding and sharing different places in your location that much easier. Not only will this benefit individual users, but businesses as well. Foursquare now suggests lists based on users’ previous check-ins, making it easier to…

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Advertising

Facebook’s New “Deals-Feed”

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Facebook news feeds will appear slightly different for many users, as the social networking site announces Deals in several cities. Those who subscribe to this new feature will receive announcements of current and ongoing deals either within their news feeds or by e-mail. As Deals becomes more prevalent within Facebook, other group-buying services such as…

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Mobile

Google Blurs the Lines with Google Places

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For Google’s next move forward, they focused their attention on location-based services. With the launch of the Google Places app on the iPhone, users can find every type of information they would want about the city they are in. Sounds kind of familiar, huh? Many see this as a low blow to the company Google…

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Social Media

SCVNGR Found in Times Square for Social Good

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Location-based services underdog, SCVNGR, is teaming up with American Eagle to use social media for social good this New Year’s. Recently, Times Square has become the newest test for location-based marketing with many new services finding their way to its billboards. Those in New York’s Times Square will find SCVNGR featured on the American Eagle…

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