It seemed like many customers were having to check-in twice to a location for it to register on the map on both platforms. This update has simplified the process, hopefully encouraging more check-ins in the future.
While the integration mostly benefits individuals, restaurants and local businesses now have a more permanent residence on customers’ Timelines. Early tweets suggest that the integration has been well received by both user bases.
Jennifer Beese: Jennifer Beese has worked as a community manager and social media strategist. When she’s not writing, you can find her studying anatomy and physiology—she literally has a skeleton in her closet—or under the stars with her telescope.