From TriOut to @Foursquare to @Whrrl to @Brightkite and Yelp, some businesses are struggling finding ways to promote their check-in specials and other location-based promotions. Even with the recent news of @Loopt reaching 4 million users, myTown with 2 million users and Foursquare just passing the 2 million user mark last week the main stream adoption of location based services still has a long way to go. Currently more businesses are using Facebook and Twitter for social media marketing but for businesses looking to cash in on the location check-in wave businesses may have to put a bigger [...]
Podcast #11 – All about Location with @LouisGray on Foursquare, Google, East vs West check-ins & Facebook privacy
The SocialWayne.com Podcast returns with an interview of Silicon Valley blogger Louis Gray @LouisGray of LouisGray.com on location based services such as Foursquare, the value of checking in and what role Google will play in location. We also discussed how users on the West Coast are using location based services compared to users on the East Coast and Facebook privacy announcements.
Length: 16:00 minutes