Foursquare is two years old and 2011 is proving to be a great year for the social media “check-in” giant. In a blog post yesterday on the Foursquare site they they celebrated their 500,000 merchant account and June 20th celebrated their 10 millionth member. Adding to the roster of accomplishments they have recently partnered with AMEX (America Express) and have received almost $50 million in funding.
For those of you have haven’t used Foursquare it’s a social media app whereas users “check-in” to places around them ,share thoughts, deals, anything interesting and provide tips to people who are just checking in. See the video below for a demo!