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==Essential Requirements==
 
==Essential Requirements==
In order to use Evernote, you will need at a minimum a Web browser. However, you can reach its full potential through the installation of applications to your Web browser, desktop, iPad, and phone.
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Foursquare is intended to be used from a mobile device, e.g., smart phone, iPad, phone with a Web browser, etc. However, you can also check into Foursquare with a computer.
  
 
===Equipment===
 
===Equipment===
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===Software===
 
===Software===
Software for Evernote can be found at [http://www.evernote.com/about/download/ Evernote downloads]. This link will provide you with links to download applications for your computer, Web browser, and mobile devices.
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Software for Foursquare can be found at [https://foursquare.com/apps/ 4SQ App Gallery]. This link will provide you with links to download applications for your mobile devices.
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To use Foursquare from a Web browser, go to [https://foursquare.com/mobile/ Foursquare Mobile].
  
 
==Learning resources information==
 
==Learning resources information==
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===Key Web links===
 
===Key Web links===
 
====Guides and Beginner Instructions====
 
====Guides and Beginner Instructions====
Here are a number of great guides to help you better understand Evernote and its capabilities.
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Here are a number of great guides to help you better understand Foursquare and its capabilities.
 
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* [http://mashable.com/2009/07/25/foursquare-app/ Foursquare: Why It May Be the Next Twitter]
* [http://www.evernote.com/about/getting_started/ Getting Started with Evernote]
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* [http://mashable.com/2009/12/10/fourquare-tips/ 6 Tips for Getting the Most out of Foursquare]
* [http://christianpf.com/how-to-use-evernote-creative-uses/ What is Evernote?]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foursquare_(social_network) Wikipedia: foursquare (social network)]
* [http://lifehacker.com/5041631/expand-your-brain-with-evernote Expand Your Brain with Evernote]
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====Business====
 
====Business====
Here are a number of great ideas for using Evernote in a business environment.
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Here are a number of great ideas for using Foursquare in a business environment.
* [http://www.evernote.info/index.php/evernote-for-business/15-evernote-in-work-environment Evernote in Work Environment]
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* [https://foursquare.com/business/ Foursquare for Business]
* [http://blog.clearlysimplesolutions.com/2010/06/what-i-use-for-my-small-business-evernote/ What I Use For My Small Business – Evernote]
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* [https://foursquare.com/business/brands Foursquare Pages and Partner Badges]
* [http://blog.evernote.com/2009/10/27/10-ways-to-run-a-restaurant-with-evernote-by-chef-john-andrews/ 10 Ways to Run a Restaurant with Evernote by Chef John Andrews]
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* [http://www.inc.com/guides/making-money-foursquare.html How to Make Money on Foursquare]
* [http://blog.evernote.com/2010/08/16/7-ways-a-professional-photographer-uses-evernote-evernote-creative-series/ 7 ways a professional photographer uses Evernote — Evernote Creative Series]
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* [http://www.brainwoo.com/posts/katie/how-use-foursquare-promote-your-business How to Use Foursquare to Promote Your Business]
* [http://realestate.about.com/od/softwareandservices/a/evernote_50i.htm 50 Ways to Use Evernote in Your Real Estate Business]  
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* [http://www.businessinsider.com/how-to-use-foursquare-to-boost-business-2010-3# How To Use Foursquare To Boost Sales At Your Retail Business]
* [http://www.readwriteweb.com/biz/2010/12/how-small-businesses-can-use-evernote-to-stay-organized.php How Small Businesses Can Use Evernote to Stay Organized]
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* [http://www.beyondsocialmediamarketing.com/2010/03/5-tips-to-create-local-hot-destination-using-foursquare/ 5 Tips to Create a Local Hot Destination Using Foursquare]
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* [http://mashable.com/2010/11/02/foursquare-lets-businesses-out-mayors/ Foursquare Now Lets Business Owners Oust Cheating Mayors]
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* [http://mashable.com/2010/03/09/foursquare-business-dashboard/ Foursquare Courts Business Users with Checkin Analysis Features]
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* [http://www.inc.com/guides/201101/how-to-use-the-new-foursquare-for-business.html How to Best Utilize the New Foursquare for Business]
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* [http://www.inc.com/magazine/20100701/how-to-incorporate-badges-into-your-website.html How to Incorporate Badges Into Your Website]
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* [http://socialfresh.com/foursquare-case-studies/ 21 Unique Location Examples from Foursquare, Gowalla, Whrrl, and MyTown]
  
 
====Education====
 
====Education====
Here are a number of great ideas for using Evernote in a education environment.
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Here are a number of great ideas for using Forusquare in a education environment.
* [http://www.russgoerend.com/2010/09/one-of-essentials-in-reading-this-year.html Evernote as a 1-on-1 Reading Conferencing Tool]
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* [http://www.davidleeking.com/2010/01/25/foursquare-and-libraries-anything-there/ Foursquare and Libraries – Anything There?]
* [http://www.wolf-howl.com/tools/how-to-use-evernote-to-create-the-ultimate-post-conference-reference-guide/ How to Use Evernote to Create the Ultimate Post Conference Reference Guide]
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* [http://www.accreditedonlinecolleges.com/blog/2010/30-ways-to-use-foursquare-in-education/ 30+ Ways to Use Foursquare In Education]
* [http://www.gearfire.net/evernote-school/ Using Evernote to Save Your Schooling]
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* [http://www.dontwasteyourtime.co.uk/technology/foursqaure-in-education-and-the-classroom-foursquare/ Foursquare in education and the classroom]
* [https://wiki.itap.purdue.edu/display/Social/How+Evernote+Can+Be+Used+in+Educational+and+Learning+Environments How Evernote Can Be Used in Educational and Learning Environments]
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* [https://foursquare.com/historychannel HISTORY]
* [http://blog.evernote.com/2010/12/15/10-evernote-tips-for-school-education-series/ 10 Evernote Tips For School – Education Series]
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* [http://iteach20.blogspot.com/2009/04/evernote-will-organize-your-life.html Evernote Will Organize Your Life!]
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* [http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/take-a-minute-to-collect-your-thoughts-with-evernote/24020 Take a Minute to Collect Your Thoughts With Evernote]
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* [http://jrstrang.ca/?p=683 Hacking Evernote for a Mobile Learning Project]
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====Getting Things Done====
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====Events====
Getting Things Done (GTD) is an organization strategy created by David Allen. Here are two links to learn more about this strategy: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Getting_Things_Done Getting Things Done, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia] and [http://www.davidco.com/what_is_gtd.php What is GTD?]
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Here are a number of great ideas for using Foursquare along with events.
* [http://www.tipb.com/2010/10/25/evernote/ How to Get Things Done with Evernote for iPhone and iPad]
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* [http://www.tradeshowinsight.com/2010/03/a-practical-guide-to-creating-foursquare-events/ A Practical Guide to Creating foursquare Events]
* [http://darrencrawford.com/my-simple-gtd-evernote-combo/ My Simple GTD & Evernote Combo]
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* [http://www.meetup.com/foursquare/ Foursquare Meetups]
* [http://www.fokkekooistra.nl/blog/2008/11/30/evernote-and-gtd-1/ Evernote and GTD: Setting up Evernote]
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====Organizing Ideas====
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====Non Profits====
* [http://www.digitizd.com/2009/04/23/9-ways-i-use-evernote/ 9 Ways I Use Evernote]
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How non profits can benefit from Foursquare.
* [http://www.helpeverybodyeveryday.com/productivity/106 How to Organize Your Information In Evernote]
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* [http://philanthropy.com/blogs/social-philanthropy/guest-post-how-nonprofit-groups-can-benefit-from-foursquare/22264 Guest Post: How Nonprofit Groups Can Benefit from Foursquare]
* [http://www.evernote.info/index.php/how-tos/4-how-to-evernote/12-poweruser-tips-for-evernote Poweruser-tips for Evernote]
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* [http://nonprofitorgs.wordpress.com/2010/06/28/10-types-of-nonprofits-that-absolutely-must-add-themselves-to-foursquare/ 10 Types of Nonprofits That Absolutely Must Add Themselves to Foursquare]
* [https://wiki.itap.purdue.edu/display/Social/How+to+Use+Evernote How to use Evernote]
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* [http://mashable.com/2010/07/16/non-profits-foursquare/ How Non-Profits Can Maximize a Foursquare Account]
* [http://www.buildabetterblog.com/2010/12/evernote-blog-content.html Cool Tool - Use Evernote to Track Content Ideas, Links and Resources]
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====Other Ideas====
 
====Other Ideas====
* [http://www.fuelyourwriting.com/how-to-use-evernote-to-organize-your-writing/ How to Use Evernote to Organize Your Writing]
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* [http://mashable.com/2010/05/05/foursquare-like-buttons/ Foursquare Adds Facebook “Like” Button to Venue Pages]  
* [http://www.openforum.com/idea-hub/topics/the-world/article/14-practical-ways-to-use-evernote-guy-kawasaki 14 Practical Ways to Use Evernote]
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* [http://aboutfoursquare.com/tag-your-flickr-photos-with-foursquare-venues/ Tag your Flickr photos with Foursquare venues]
* [http://www.lostintechnology.com/software/10-great-ways-to-use-evernote 10 Great Ways to Use Evernote]
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* [http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/foursquare-integration/ FourSquare Integration with WordPress]
* [http://www.lifehack.org/articles/technology/7-ways-to-use-evernote.html 7 Ways to Use Evernote]
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* [http://aboutfoursquare.com/display-your-foursquare-checkins-on-google-maps-the-easy-way/ Display your foursquare checkins on Google Maps the easy way]
* [http://www.andrewcmaxwell.com/2009/11/100-different-evernote-uses/ 100 Different Evernote Uses]
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* [http://www.itworld.com/software/67868/use-evernote-organize-your-troubleshooting-efforts Use Evernote to Organize Your Troubleshooting Efforts]
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* [http://www.alexandrasamuel.com/20101026/social-media-for-journalists-10-ways-to-use-evernote Social media for journalists: 10 ways to use Evernote]
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* [http://torristory.com/2009/10/7-use-cases-highly-effective-evernote-users/ 7 Use Cases for Highly Effective Evernote Users]
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====Resources====
 
====Resources====
* [http://www.evernote.com/about/download/web_clipper.php Web Clipper]
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* [http://www.fourwhere.com/ FourWhere]
* [http://www.evernote.com/about/download/ipad.php Evernote for iPad]
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* [http://www.roostercomm.com/foursquare-demographics-age-gender/ Foursquare Demographics – Age, Gender, Education]
* [http://www.evernote.com/about/trunk/items/evernote-email Evernote + Email]
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* [http://squaregrader.com/ Foursquare Grader]
* [http://www.evernote.com/about/trunk/ Evernote - The Trunk]
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====Searching====
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* [http://droppingsteps.wordpress.com/2009/08/05/evernote-using-extended-search-syntax/ Evernote: Using Extended Search Syntax]
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====Sending From Different Devices and Applications====
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Here are a number of instructions for collecting ideas and inspiration from various devices.
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* [http://blog.evernote.com/2009/08/14/send-blog-posts-from-google-reader-to-evernote/ How to Send Blog Posts from Google Reader to Evernote]
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* [http://notebooks.com/2010/07/14/how-to-send-twitter-info-to-your-evernote-account/ How to Send Twitter Info to Your Evernote Account]
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* [http://www.vikitech.com/563/easily-add-evernote-gadget-to-your-gmail-and-google-calendar Easily Add Evernote Gadget To Your Gmail And Google Calendar]
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* [http://blog.evernote.com/2010/03/16/emailing-into-evernote-just-got-better/ Emailing Into Evernote Just Got Better]
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* [http://www.davidco.com/forum/showthread.php?11353-Howto-Set-up-buttons-in-Outlook-to-send-mail-to-Evernote-Toodledo-RTM-etc. Howto: Set up buttons in Outlook to send mail to Evernote, Toodledo, RTM, etc.]
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* [http://www.productiveorganizer.com/note-taking/how-to-take-notes-and-export-to-evernote-or-dropbox/ How to take notes and export to Evernote or Dropbox]
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* [http://www.k12mobilelearning.com/?p=174 How to Share Kindle Notes in Evernote]
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===Video Tutorials===
 
===Video Tutorials===
Here is a collection of videos that will help you understand and use Evernote].
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Here is a collection of videos that will help you understand and use Foursquare].
* [http://www.evernote.com/about/video/ Evernote Video Tutorials]
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* [http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2010/04/05/am.cho.foursquare.cnn?hpt=C2 Is Foursquare the next Twitter?]
* [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xDewX4fjak How a Dairy Farmer Uses Evernote]
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==References==
 
==References==
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[[Category:Events]]

Latest revision as of 12:42, 27 June 2012

Foursquare

Release status: new

Description Foursquare is a location-based mobile application that allows participants to share their location with friends. Individuals earn points and virtual badges for "checking in" and can leave tips and suggestions about businesses they frequent.
Author(s) Stan Skrabut (skrabutTalk)
Email Stan Skrabut
Location Room 120
University of Wyoming, College of Agriculture
Phone 307-766-3722
Last Updated 20 May, 2010

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[edit] Description

Foursquare is a location-based mobile application that allows participants to share their location with friends. Individuals earn points and virtual badges for "checking in" and can leave tips and suggestions about businesses they frequent. The individual who checks into an establishment most often becomes the "Mayor."

Each week, there is a new leader board where friends can compare results.

[edit] Essential Requirements

Foursquare is intended to be used from a mobile device, e.g., smart phone, iPad, phone with a Web browser, etc. However, you can also check into Foursquare with a computer.

[edit] Equipment

The only required equipment is a device to access the Internet. This can be a phone, iPad, or computer.

[edit] Software

Software for Foursquare can be found at 4SQ App Gallery. This link will provide you with links to download applications for your mobile devices.

To use Foursquare from a Web browser, go to Foursquare Mobile.

[edit] Learning resources information

[edit] Reading List

[edit] Key Web links

[edit] Guides and Beginner Instructions

Here are a number of great guides to help you better understand Foursquare and its capabilities.

[edit] Business

Here are a number of great ideas for using Foursquare in a business environment.

[edit] Education

Here are a number of great ideas for using Forusquare in a education environment.

[edit] Events

Here are a number of great ideas for using Foursquare along with events.

[edit] Non Profits

How non profits can benefit from Foursquare.

[edit] Other Ideas

[edit] Resources

[edit] Video Tutorials

Here is a collection of videos that will help you understand and use Foursquare].

[edit] References