Thanks to the new "Motion Photography" prize– or, what happens when Saatchi Gallery teams up with Google Plus– Paddy Johnson spent some time today looking through user-submitted GIFs. This submission, "Jump", by Cosimo Nesca, was a standout.
If you use Auto Backup to offload and organize photos from an Android phone, the Insert Photo button gives you a one click way to drop those shots into an email when using Gmail on the web.
Having the right keywords in your social profile, particularly in LinkedIn and Google Plus, is critical to making yourself visible to recruiters and hiring managers who are often searching through them for qualified job candidates. With...Show More Summary
Data is great, but insights that allow you to improve your performance are much more valuable. This week in SMToolbox, we review Steady Demand Pro, a good example of a tool that goes beyond data monitoring to provide practical insights and constant prompts to help you improve your performance on Google Plus. read more
If you are using an Android device you may have configured it to automatically upload photos that you make using the device to Google Plus. Those photos are not available to the public by default, but only to you. Google notes on a help...Show More Summary
Even for those who are "in the know" about the benefits of Google Plus, many have difficulty learning how to use the platform effectively. In this instructographic, we discuss an overview of how to use Google Plus for marketing, including a daily recipe for success. read more
Google Plus has more than one billion registered (and 359 million active) users, as well as some of the most business-friendly features of any social network, this is the time to start building out your business page, if you haven’t done so already. As additional incentive, Google Plus has been shown to dramatically improve search […]
"Dear Socially Stephanie: I run a local services business. Think plumbing, cleaning, the type of business that would be featured on Dirty Jobs. I am having a hard time coming to terms with the idea that social media can actually help my business. It's not sexy. It's not exciting. Why would people want to receive posts about what we do?" read more
Google+ added a view counter to everyone’s profile page this week and I’m just catching up. Here’s mine. I was actually quite surprised to see that I had more than 16,000 views. I rarely ever post to my account but YouTube has been doing some posting for me. Still... a lot of views […]
According to GlobalWebIndex estimates, Google Plus is growing at a rapid pace and is now the second largest social network on the planet. But recently, researchers carried out a preliminary analysis of the social network’s privacy, stating several issues that users should be concerned about. read more
Google Plus is not only a social network, but also a powerful social platform. From hangouts and communities to social signals, Google Plus is a virtual wonderland of opportunity for the marketing-minded real estate professional. IfShow More Summary
With the rising popularity of smartphones with the Android OS, so did the popularity of Google+ grew. The whole world has gone mobile and people started connecting more over social networks which greatly reflected on the world of e-commerce...Show More Summary
Did you post anything on Google+ this week? If you’re an active YouTuber, you may have posted by proxy but did you actually sign in and post a photo, link or passing thought on Google+. I hear most of you saying “nope” and I also hear you thinking... I meant to... […]
As Google+ has over 300m active users (and growing), I am always keen to learn how I can use the platform more effectively. In the SMToolbox this week, we turn to Google+ expert Martin Shervington as he shares his top tips and tools for mastering Google+. read more
Here’s what we know: Wil Wheaton is coming back to TV. And that’s about it. Wil made the announcement on Google Plus on Thursday — but not even he could tell us much yet. At MegaCon, I announced that I’ve been developing a television show that I host, write, and produce. Here’s a little bit […]
Artist Anthony Antonellis was found leaving this GIF on his friends google plus pages back in 2011. We're reviving it here for your pleasure.
If you're a regular commuter, Google may have greatly expanded the utility of its Google Now app with a new feature that lets you know if you're heading near a traffic accident. As the company explained in a Google Plus update: You know the feeling. Show More Summary
Think you can use the same technique to update Twitter as you do with Facebook? Think again. Every social network is different and so are their users. You can’t expect Google Plus user to react to an update in the same way as Facebook users. Show More Summary
As if that’s not reason enough to make Google Plus part of your social media package in 2014, the service is also growing by leaps and bounds. It’s only been around since 2011 and already has more than 300 active users each month. It’s no longer the domain of techies and early adopters. read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — The new health care law helps some people, hurts others and confuses almost everyone. Hoping to simplify things a bit, The Associated Press asked its Twitter, Facebook and Google Plus followers for their real-life questions...Show More Summary