Back in the good old days, when you wanted to share something, you used email, messaging clients, IRC, the Usenet or forums for that. Today, sharing is all about sites like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or Google Plus where you share pages and services that you like to friends and complete strangers. Show More Summary
I did it again. I said that I wouldn’t and I did it anyway. I lost focus. It wasn’t obvious at first, just Tweeting a little here, Facebooking there. Oh, and then there’s Google Plus and Hangouts — I mean you just have to do Hangouts,...Show More Summary
That’s pretty much what Google did when they asked people to have a Google plus account to comment on Youtube. OH, and don’t forget, FOLLOW US ON GOOGLE PLUS. [Source: Owl Turd]
Authors with established Authorship through Google Plus can no longer view impressions, clicks and the average rank of their work. What is Google doing with Authorship? It seems they've done a complete 180.
If you are going to rate the impact of social networks on search engine ranking, you’ll find that one social channel will always come out on top. That channel is Google Plus. Sure, Google Plus may not be as popular as Facebook or Twitter. Show More Summary
I don't know any Hebrew. So when I recently saw a tweet in Hebrew on a Google Plus page of discussion about Gaza tunnel-building, I clicked (with some forebodings) on the "Translate" link to see what it meant. What I got was this: Some grazing has hurt they Stands citizens Susan Hammer year This does […]
Britt Klontz is a PR Consultant at Distilled, a creative online marketing agency. If you’re already a Google Plus pro, you know how powerful the platform can be as a community builder for your brand. The same goes for Google Local, Google Analytics and YouTube pros. Show More Summary
The best communities grow organically from the bottom up, from the ground up, developing from small virtual villages into much larger, robust towns then cities. What Google Plus has to learn. Continue reading ?
Thanks to your article [ed note: see Claim Your Custom URL on Google+], I now have a custom URL for my Google Plus profile, but I'd like to tweak it so that the first letter of my last name is capitalized. How do I fix it? The post Can I fix my Google Plus Custom URL? appeared first on Ask Dave Taylor.
Google Plus can be a powerful tool for promoting your small business online. Here are 10 tips for using Google+ to power your small business marketing. Continue reading ?
Google Plus is not where you connect with people you know. It’s where you find birds of a feather. It’s where you can find smart folks in a bona fide online community. Continue reading ?
This is a guest post from Jon Mowat. Whether you’re building a business or promoting your blog, it’s difficult to ignore the huge influence social media can have. Facebook is still the most popular social network by far, but it may surprise...Show More Summary
Google Plus recently dropped its name policy, which required users to use their real names. When Google Plus first started over three years ago, they had a lot of restrictions on names — well, one restriction: You had to use your real name. As the company put it, the real-name policy was enforced so it
Reese Witherspoon is chic for summer in a white top and skirt while heading to an office building on Thursday (July 17) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 38-year-old actress revealed that day that her social media presence is going to get even bigger – she has joined the world of Google Plus! PHOTOS: Check out [...]
After years of criticism, Google Plus has finally dropped its controversial, Facebook-alike "Real Names" policy. Read the rest
After years of complaints, Google has finally dropped the real-name restrictions on its Google+ network. The company apologized for the “unnecessarily difficult experiences” the rules had created. When Google+ first launched, Google required that users sign up with their real identities. Show More Summary
Remember when you first signed up for Google+ and you were required to use your real first and last name? Remember when YouTube decided that you had to start signing in to that site with the same real first and last name? Remember when people got all upset because they couldn’t use the persona they […]
Nonplussed by the hype? Used Google+ plus these top communities on your job search. I couldn't resist. Seriously though, if you hang out on Google+ - not Google Hangouts - looking for job search talk, these are where you need to be. These...Show More Summary
When Google+ first debuted, it insisted that you use your real name on your profile in an effort to "create a community made of up real people" and reduce the trollish behavior often associated with the anonymous internet. As you might expect, it's...
I was surfing around on Google Plus and found this fun golf trick shot video. The end of the shot is a little awkward, where it looks like the two […]