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Geomarketing: Ten Foursquare marketing campaigns

Geolocation-based social network Foursquare just might be the internet’s ‘next big thing‘. While it isn’t anywhere close to the size of Twitter or Facebook, the young company last month passed the million user mark.

That’s a memorable milestone for any consumer internet startup, but the company’s progress is perhaps better measured by the number of marketing deals it has inked with bigger companies. Here are 10 of those deals.

Fashion magazines finally take the plunge into e-commerce

Getting an ad in the pages of a top fashion magazine might have once been a priority for major advertisers, but as dwindling September issues arrive, that revenue stream is looking less and less viable.

And the once web adverse fashion industry is starting to get more comfortable online. As Fall (and Fashion Week) descends on New York, fashion titles are moving their business models more forcefully into the digital space. Numerous magazines are beginning to offer e-commerce options, which will open up new venues for traffic and monetization.