“Get Social” with NY Waterway!
For those of you keeping up with the ever changing times of technology,
communications, digital and social media, you will find that NY Waterway?
now has a heavy presence in social media; including Facebook, Twitter,
Foursquare and Flickr. We are finding that this has helped us
tremendously with marketing and sales, customer service inquiries, and
relaying information on promotions, events, and discounts happening at
NY Waterway and the surrounding NYC/NJ areas! We now have the ability to
post any news, advisories, or alerts over to our customers almost
INSTANTLY! This is what social media is all about – having fun and
staying informed! It’s easy, convenient, and can be done right from most
We have noticed that many of our riders have been posting to social
media wonderful pictures and videos from their commute and travels with
us here at NY Waterway. We encourage everyone to post any content you
would like to share on any of our social media channels listed below!
User participation has been great and we are very excited about the
growing social networks that we have been heavily promoting! We thank
everyone who has been participating on our social media channels.
Our marketing and social media team is working around the clock to
ensure that our social media channels are up to date with current
content and information to better serve our customers. As always,
customer service remains our #1 priority at NY Waterway, and keeping our
customers happy is what we strive for. Please feel free to inquire on
Facebook and Twitter with any questions, comments, concerns, content, or
any other inquiries you may have, and we will get back to you within
We encourage all of you to please “Get Social” with us, and participate
on our social media channels. Like us, Follow us, and Check-in with all
of us here at NY Waterway!
Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/nywaterway
Follow us on Twitter: www.twitter.com/ridetheferry
Check in with us on Foursquare: www.foursquare.com/ridetheferry
Snapshots on Flickr: www.flickr.com/photos/nywaterwayferry/
Start “Checking in” with us on Foursquare!
Who doesn’t love FREE stuff?
For those of you that have been “checking in” with us on Foursquare at
our various approved NY Waterway venues, you may have noticed a few
Foursquare “specials” that we are running. We will be running about 2
contests per month. When you “check-in” you will be prompted to follow
instructions with a link for a chance to win anything from ferry tickets
to Broadway shows, and a series of other prizes! All you have to do is
be at one of our locations and check-in to receive the check-in special!
Follow each check-in special’s instructions to enter for your chance to
win some fantastic prizes!
For those of you who don’t use Foursquare, it is very simple to sign up!
Please visit www.foursquare.com, sign up for an account (you can even
link your Foursquare account to your Twitter and Facebook accounts – we
think its great to do this!), and start checking in! It’s that easy!
Please note that you can only check-in from mobile devices, such as cell
phones or iPads.
If you check-in to venues near our NY Waterway locations, you may also
notice some helpful “tips” we have added to Foursquare to help you enjoy
all there is to see in and around the NYC/NJ area!
Follow us on Foursquare to unlock the best way to travel to and from NYC
and NJ! NY Waterway is "The Better Way to Go!" Whether you commute with
us for work or pleasure, you will truly enjoy the ride over to your
destination in NYC/NJ! To Follow us please visit the following link:
Check out what some of the riders have been posting! Great work!
“The Morning Skyline” courtesy of Anthony Quintano
“Pier 11 Sunshine” courtesy of Liz Jaeger
“Midtown Sunset” courtesy of Anthony Quintano
“The Finest at Pier 11” courtesy of Luis Hernandez