Gowalla in WordPress – WordPress Help

I have been testing seriously for Gowalla a geolocation service, much more advanced than Foursquare and, since the last version, update your states on Foursquare, as well as on Twitter and Facebook so that using a single application you have the whole social circle completed.

If you have no qualms about showing others where you are at each moment, as we explained how to have Foursquare in WordPress you should know that you can show your locations in your WordPress with WP-Walla a simple and functional plugin.

You just have to activate it, configure it and start showing your "checkins" on your site , either through the sidebar widget or by adding the following code where you want it to appear:

Foursquare in WordPress

If you still do not know Foursquare the latest socialmedia virguería, a tool of geolocation that It allows you to share where you are and send your updates to other media such as Facebook or Twitter I do not know what you are waiting for. Okay, you have to be clear that you want to share the places where it happens, but a private use can be really interesting in familiar and business environments .

In addition, Foursquare offers a kind of game through which you are giving prizes as you use it, and if you do " check in " several times in the same place, even appoints you mayor . Come on, a sailor, but he has his one. You can also add notes to the sites you visit, which will be useful to other users, and there are even companies that start making offers to more frequent visitors.

Well, after this educational introduction on the use of Foursquare besides being able to add me to your network of geolocated contacts, you can – from now – integrate maps of this application in your site created with WordPress.

How? Without complications, with a plugin that allows you to integrate a widget with a map of your last visits registered on Foursquare. Just install it, add the widget, fill in your account information so you know what map to load and, in this way, your site's followers know where you are … if you want to share it, of course.

Simple and effective!

NOTICE : this publication is from two years ago or more. If it's a code or a plugin it might not work in the latest versions of WordPress, and if it's a news story it might be obsolete. Then do not say we have not warned you.

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Send to Google Buzz from WordPress

You will know what the service of the week is, and probably of the year. Google Buzz is called to be the big competition of services like Twitter, Foursquare or Friendfeed, so we better be prepared.

Add to your site a link to share in Buzz ] is very simple, you just have to add the following code in the file single.php page.php index.php or wherever you want it to appear: