Check-Ins

  • Yelp Update Lets Users Take ‘Yelfies,’ Share Bookmark Collections

    … Yelp Update Lets Users Take ‘Yelfies,’ Share Bookmark Collections By Brandy Shaul on Nov. 29, 2016 - 2:30 PMComment Yelp released an update for its iOS and Android application, which allows users to take new “Yelfies” when they check in to businesses in the app. A Yelfie is a Yelp-specific photograph that combines a regular photo…

    AllFacebook- 12 readers -
  • Survey: 25% of Users Have at Least One Restaurant App on Their Phone

    … Digital savings platform RetailMeNot released a new report, which analyzed how mobile devices have impacted the dining habits of more than 1,000 U.S. adults. The report analyzed data from two separate surveys (one about digital and mobile coupon use at restaurants, and one about general dining out habits), and it showed that 32 percent…

    AllTwitterin Mobile- 21 readers -
  • Times Square Led Facebook Check-Ins Last New Year’s Eve

    …, recommended places to eat, upcoming local events, information about nearby cities and a list of friends who have been there, making it easy to instantly message them and pick their brain about their favorite spots. Browse lists of local restaurants bars and hotels, organized by reviews from friends and others: Get ready to eat your way around your chosen…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • 7 Key Facebook Safety Tips

    … of unused devices: easily log out log out of devices you haven’t used in a while or forgot about, so you’re only logged into Facebook on the devices and browsers you approve. Login alerts: If you turn on this feature, Facebook will send you a notification or email alert if someone tries to log into your account from an unfamiliar device or browser…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 13 readers -
  • Building Your Athlete Brand via Social Media

    … visibility and your personal brand while giving sports fans a glimpse of who you are. Adam Juratovac is Team On 3‘s team captain/network manager, charged with athlete recruitment. In addition, he is an attorney and the founder and editor of AthletesLTD, a platform featuring personal narratives written by athletes. …

    AllTwitterin Social- 22 readers -
  • Facebook Extends Availability of Place Tips

    … Facebook began testing its location-based place tips optional feature with iPhone users in January, and the social network announced Monday that it is expanding the availability of place tips to more small and midsized businesses. When Facebook introduced place tips in January, it said in a Newsroom post: When you tap on place tips, you’ll see…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 24 readers -
  • Facebook Testing Categories for Page Notifications?

    … Some Facebook page administrators are seeing the notifications for their pages broken out into categories. Reader Vipin Nayar, senior digital marketing analyst for IPIX Solutions, shared the screenshots above and below, in which notifications can be viewed by all, likes, comments, shares and other, with reviews and check-ins among the items appearing under other. Page admins: Have any of you seen this, and would you like to see Facebook roll this change out globally? …

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 5 readers -
  • Facebook Tests Path-Like ‘Flyout Menu’ in iPhone App

    … into the Facebook iPhone app. The options atop the current version of the iPhone app for status, photo and check in are replaced with a post button in the bottom menu. When clicked, options appear for take photo, check in, share photo and write post. A Facebook spokesperson confirmed the test to TechCrunch, saying: We are always exploring ways to improve the Facebook experience, and are currently testing small updates to the navigation. Readers: Would you like to see Facebook roll this change out in its flagship mobile apps? …

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 24 readers -
  • Waggle: Lifestyle App for Dog Lovers Launches on iOS

    … and paths. Additional locations, such as cafes and clinics, will be added in the future. Users can check in to locations with their pets, measure the time they’ve spent playing with them and more. These activities are shared to a news feed, and users can favorite others’ posts. In a statement, Waggle founder Roman Garcia commented on the Waggle brand…

    Inside Facebook- 18 readers -
  • Facebook Redesigns iOS Status Update Interface

    … Facebook appears to have tweaked the status update interface in its iOS application, moving the functionality for tagging friends, adding activities from structured status updates and checking in to buttons located at the top, adjacent to users’ profile pictures. All of those features had previously been available via icons at the bottom of the status update interface. Readers: Have you noticed this? Is it the same for Facebook’s Android app? Thanks to Matteo Gamba for the tip. …

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 3 readers -
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