Today, the third annual 4sqDay (April 16, four-squared, get it?), check-in king Foursquare confirmed that it has reached new milestones of 20 million users and a whopping 2 billion check-ins. Anyone who makes a check-in on the service today will receive the 2012 4sqDay badge, as well as the following message: In 2010, foursquare fans declared April 16 4sqDay (4/4^2 – nerds after our own heart!). Two years and two billion check-ins later, you’re still why we get out of bed each day. Foursquare confirms 20M users, 2 billion check-ins, on 4sqDay 2012
Foursquare’s New Growth Strategy? Users who Don’t Check In By Ben Popper 6/20/11 9:16am Share this: We can't all be da mayor. Ahhh lurkers, where would the internet be without them.
3M Check-Ins / Day, Signed Up 500,000 Merchants Bloomberg TV Foursquare users are checking in 3 million times per day now, up from 2 million in February, CEO Dennis Crowleytold Bloomberg TV. Out of 10 million users that's a very impressive number. People had been worrying about "check-in fatigue" -- the idea that Foursquare would pick up new users because they want to check out the app, but after a while they would stop using it. Now, 3 million check-ins per day doesn't mean 3 million users use it every day, because we're sure plenty of people check-in several times a day, but it's still a number that suggests high engagement overall, and mitigates worries about check-in fatigue.
Foursquare growing at 1 million users per month - TNW Apps Last year at Tech Crunch Disrupt, Dennis Crowley said his Foursquare product was 10% of what it should be. Crowley says they’re growing at 1 million users per month with 60 employees focusing on machine learning. Today, Foursquare boasts 600 million checkins total, averaging 3 million per day from its nearly 10 million users. Today at Disrupt 2011, Crowley dismissed rumors of a possible partnership with Groupon. “Are you doing a Groupon deal,” Arrington asked.
Foursquare hit a big milestone over the weekend: It surpassed the 10 million user mark, becoming the first location-based social network to do so. The startup, which launched in March 2009, posted the following infographic on its blog to celebrate the announcement Monday: The infographic highlights, among other things: Accelerated growth over time: It took the startup five months to get its first 100,000 users and roughly seven weeks to get its last million.Its growing global reach: 358 million checkins have been made outside of the U.S.The most popular checkin locations in the U.S.: Old Navy, Bank of America, 7-Eleven, Home Depot and Target all top the list.A few fun facts: New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg is also the Foursquare mayor of City Hall in NYC, and nearly 80,000 Foursquare mayors are ousted each day. Foursquare Surpasses 10 Million Users [INFOGRAPHIC]