UPDATE, Oct. 14, 11:30 a.m.: In October, Foursquare revisited its August report and found that foot traffic to Trump-branded properties continues to be down year over year.
From September 2014 to 2016, visit share to Trump properties in the United States was down 19 percent.
Donald Trump’s name may be all over the news, but the free media attention isn’t necessarily helping his business empire.
At least that’s what Foursquare found in August in a data analysis of foot traffic around Trump-branded properties including hotels, casinos and golf courses in the United States.
Foursquare, you might remember, began as a check-in app that quickly rose to App Store stardom back in 2009. Since, it has transformed into a company that maintains two apps while using its past intelligence and current base of 50 million users each month to predict trends. Read more…