Foursquare Hits 10,000,000 Members! Mark

Foursquare the popular location based check-in service has been growing quickly in both features and members, as the company today announced that they have reached the mark of 10,000,000 members.Since inception two years ago over 400,000 businesses have created a presence on Foursquare and 10,000 developers have used the Foursquare API to build their own […]

Foursquare the popular location based check-in service has been growing quickly in both features and members, as the company today announced that they have reached the mark of 10,000,000 members.

Since inception two years ago over 400,000 businesses have created a presence on Foursquare and 10,000 developers have used the Foursquare API to build their own custom apps.

To highlight this achievement, the team at foursquare put together one of their entertaining infographics around this milestone. This includes a visual breakdown of their rise to 10 million members.

In addition to the geographic growth, the infographic also contains many fun facts and figures, including:

  • 1,105 check-ins at beer halls in Germany
  • 6,230 check-ins at sake bars in Japan
  • 4.7 million check-ins on Main Street, USA

[Source: Foursqure]