Networking on social media is a crucial element of success. Once you get the basics of learning how to use Google+ and other social media platforms, you realize that you need to connect with people in a meaningful way. Enter networking!...Show More Summary
For those of you that is on the Google Plus platform, you have heard of the craze that is taking this social area by storm. It’s the Google Hangout feature. The option to build one’s audience by allowing us to become show hosts and reach different people with a more emotional message. Show More Summary
I just learned that Google is using its image analysis software to automatically tag me in photos that others upload to Google Plus. Uh, no. How do I stop this? The post Stop Google Plus identifying you in uploaded photos? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
We often see apps offering users the option of signing in using their social media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus. There are many apps which have extended this functionality to allow sharing on these social networking sites directly from within an app. Show More Summary
Chris Lacy, who started the thread, has valid complaints about some of Apple’s worst bugs in recent months. But I don’t think any of them refute my observation that it feels no longer true that “Google is getting better at design faster than Apple is getting better at web services”. Show More Summary
In 2014, the top social networks were, in terms of number of month actual users, in order: Facebook Google Plus (surprise, surprise!) Twitter Instagram LinkedIn Pinterest Vine Snapchat Not surprisingly, each platform has a specific target demographic, which is basically divided into two major sectors: professional use and personal use. Show More Summary
Many of us use a lot of different social media sites. There’s sites like Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Pinterest, Instagram, and the list goes on and on. Knowing what size images to use on each service can be a bit complicated to remember. Show More Summary
Aww, Google TV. We barely knew you existed. Google officially stopped supporting Google TV today with a post on Google Plus Tuesday telling developers for the rarely-used platform that support would focus on Android TV from now on. “Existing Google … Read more ›
Google maintains a list of your contacts automatically if you use company products such as Gmail, Google Plus and others. This list grows over time and situations may arise where you may want to export the list of contacts, for instance for safekeeping or to import it in another program, application or web service. Show More Summary
Wondering why your link drop and run isn’t working on Google Plus? I’ve got answers for you! Google+ is the only social media platform that provides formatting for their posts. I’m going to break down the elements of a great Google Plus post and show you what works for successful Google Plussers. Show More Summary
I'm not a fan of the popularity contest that social media ends up being, and noticed that on Google Plus some profiles have their "viewer" count while others don't. I don't want it on mine. How can I hide or disable the view or viewer count on my Google Plus profile? The post Can I hide the viewer count on my Google Plus profile? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
EverworryyourmediauploadsaretooterribleforFacebook,Twitter,andothersocialmediawebsitesthatactuallymatter?Yeah,meneither.Still,thetruebelieverskeepingthenearlylifelesscarcassofGoogle+alivethinkthey’vefinallyfoundtheirniche:mediaenhanShow More Summary
That's it! As of today, I'm done with conference calls and meetings. I'm breaking up with Twitter, dumping Google Plus and LinkedIn, and quitting email cold turkey. According to McKinsey, the average knowledge worker spends 28 percent of their workweek managing e mail. Show More Summary
Social media and how to navigate it was, again, a big issue in 2014. Which platform is best? How do we use it effectively? Are we still using Google Plus? Where did everyone on Twitter go? These are the answers we found… 1. 5 Ways to Promote Your Blog Without Relying on Google Traffic [...]
Google's new "custom" gender category opens infinite possibilities for self-definition, or jokes
Tech companies have been slowly adopting more gender-inclusive policies after bouts of controversy and years of protest. The post Google Plus Profiles Now Offer Customizable Gender Options appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Earlier this year, Facebook added more than 50 gender options for its users. Now, Google Plus is following suit, allowing users to define their own genders, rather than choosing from a dropdown list. The Google Plus update will be released in the next few days, Engadget reports. Show More Summary
Facebook gave its gender non-conforming users a better way to express themselves early in the year, and now it's Google's turn. An update to Google+ rolling out over the next few days will let you type in a custom gender for your social networking pr...
Google is making it easier for those who don't identify themselves within the bounds of "male" or "female" on Google Plus. Rachael Bennet, a Google software engineer, announced via the social network that there are now more options for listing one's gender on their profile.
It looks like Google is looking to spice up your seraches on Chrome for Android. According to a Google Plus post by Google developer Ilya Grigorik, a new feature should be rolling out that speeds up searches by 100 to 150 millisecon...