Foursquarian Candidate - “Foursquarian Candidate”
|Campaign Name||Foursquarian Candidate|
|Country of Production||United States|
|Date of First Broadcast/Publication||October 1, 2010|
|Media Type||Case Study|
To become The Foursquarian Candidate, hopefuls can check in to the City of Chicago – Mayoral HQ on Foursquare and include a campaign slogan or message, in a bid to be crowned mayor of the location. Foursquare calculates mayorships based on the most daily check-ins. A dedicated website, FoursquarianCandidate.com, will monitor the progress of potential candidates. On November 1, 2010, the reigning Mayor of the City of Chicago on Foursquare will be named The Foursquarian Candidate, and will receive the marketing support necessary to be officially placed on the ballot for the Chicago Mayoral election on February 22, 2011.