foursquare couldn’t have positioned themselves like they have with out a big assist from their users. Not only did we add a great deal of the venues listed on the network, but we have been instrumental in differentiating their product a bit from Google with the personal touch of all the tips we have left at venues.
In case you missed it, foursquare recently partnered up with OpenTable, giving their 25 million users the ability to make restaurant reservations from within the foursquare mobile app.
Making a reservation is really easy. Here is all you need to do..
The location-based social platform already lets you discover what restaurants are around you, see tips left by other customers, check the menu and hours of operation and now they are letting you make reservations right from their app.
Yelp announced on their blog tonight that links to their business profile pages are now included in search results for the Apple iPhone 4s Siri feature.
The novelty of leaderboards, points, badges and mayorships has worn off, and while you may have been paying less attention to it lately, if you are a business that benefits from local search and discovery, you may want to keep foursquare on your radar. For the past year or so, foursquare has been quietly reinventing itself into a local search and discovery engine ready to take on the likes of Yelp and Google.