Need a guide for tourism or to get to know a new city or to try a new restaurant?. Download and install Foursquare App. All your needs catered in one App. Call it a free mobile service App. The App takes into account the places the users usually goes and other users advice they trust.
It recommends the places nearby for the users to explore. Wow! And the news is one of the co-founders is an Indian. It is a location-based social networking site for smart devices. You can use the feature “check-in” to share your locations with friends, family, and followers. Swarm is a companion App for Foursquare App. You can also search for shops, nightlife spots and other places of interest in the surrounding area.
People have rewarded expertise status for their Tips. There is a defined list for tastes in particular food items and cuisine. The App uses a technology called Pilgrim for the user’s location detection. “Here” tab is used by the user to know their current location. The new version of the App moved the current location sharing and check-ins to the sibling App “Swarm”.
The one thing we would miss is the “Mayor” tab, which was given to the user checked into a place more often. Badges are earned by checking into venues. There were introductory badges and milestones.
Superusers are the users who have contributes to the welfare of other users. Superusers have three levels. Specials are incentives offered to the users. Specials include discounts and freebies when a user checks-in. The user can link their account to Facebook or Twitter, which is an added perk.
The user can import their contacts from other secured sites. This feature offers an advantage to know more about the user. Want to make new friends, what are you waiting for ?. Open the App and connect to the person next to you.
This can be fun for some people and can turn out into a memorable experience for others. Never miss out an opportunity to make a plan and meet your friends. You can earn coins when you check-in with friends. You can top the leader board to get prizes. The whole experience is going to be good.