Skip Nav
Geek Culture
Why '80s Babies Are Different Than Other Millennials
Tech Tips
8 Ways to Watch TV Without Cable
Viral Videos
Here's What Happens When You Attach a GoPro to Your Dog and Leave the House

Foursquare vs. Loopt Star vs. Gowalla vs. Yelp

Which Geo-Location App Do You Use?

I'm a mayor of a few locations on Foursquare, but I gotta be honest — I'm a big boss on Loopt Star. It seems that even though Loopt Star offers way more actual rewards than Foursquare (and adding more discounts at various locations every day), everyone is hooked on the latter.

Obviously, I love Foursquare (since that's where all my friends are), but I use more than one geo-location app to maximize my rewards potential. And now that Yelp has added a check-in feature to its mobile app (you can be a Duke or Duchess of a location and earn badges and royalty status), there's even more ways to rule your 'hood.

So tell me, which geo-location app do you use? Do you use more than one like me?

Around The Web
Funny Yelp McDonald's Reviews
Yelp Delivery
Fake Reviews on Yelp
Feeling Wronged as a Customer? Vent Online to These 6 Sites

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

Join The Conversation
suziryder suziryder 5 years
I don't use any of these, and to be honest, I really don't get it.
PrincessOats PrincessOats 5 years
I only use Foursquare - as far as I can tell, Loopt is only on the iPhone, which does me no good as an avid Blackberry user.
thecolor thecolor 5 years
it's amazing how many people leave out google lattitude. I personally don't like "checking in". I prefer the auto-ness of it. :)
hbrianne hbrianne 5 years
What's the difference between Loopt and Loopt Star?
iamfooftastic iamfooftastic 5 years
I use all of them for a variety of reasons, but win they are also all linked to my Twitteer account, I try not to bombard my tweeties with all these check-in notices.
Latest Technology & Gadgets
X