Five Up and Coming Social Media Networks

In 2010, social check-in service Foursquare achieved a record number of account signups and currently boasts over 15 million users worldwide. Virtual bulletin board Pinterest has become the hottest social network of 2012, with over 10 million unique visitors and a new iPad app coming soon. It’s astonishing …



Foursquare Taps a New Technology

Geolocation social media networks are becoming increasingly popular, with platforms like Foursquare reaching 7.5 million users this year. First debuted in 2009, Foursquare is a geographical location-based social media network that adds a gaming aspect to checking into locations with a points and badge system. The new version …



Location-Based Social Networks are Rapidly Growing

Location-based social media networks are an interactive marketing development that is rapidly growing in popularity. Through the use of social media and GPS on Smartphones, physical places become shareable. Let’s examine two popular geo-location social media platforms. MyTown, created by Booyah, hit 2 million users on May 5, …