Category Archives: All Things Google

Creating Google Plus Communities – Seven Things You Should Know

  Google delivered a nice present to the social world they call Google Plus Communities just in time for Christmas. If you ask me, it is one of the best gifts the social web has seen in some time.  The new interest-focused groups stand to be a real game changer for Google+ taking the search giant's somewhat…

Are You Mobile Ready?

The new office space of the 21st century is the on-the-go space.   In fact, it is anticipated that by 2013 more people will use their mobile phones than their PC to get online.  What does this mean for your business? It means your customers are going mobile —are you? The good news is, getting your…

Why Google+ is a Must!

If you have been wondering if your business needs to be on the Google+ network, the answer is a resounding YES! I know, I know, you are already overwhelmed trying to maintain a presence on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and probably Pinterest too, but now more than ever Google + is truly a place you need…

How to shorten your Google+ URL

If  you are using Google+ you may find your Google+ url a bit long and clunky to use when sharing online and offline. I suppose because Google+ is still in its infancy, the new social network has not yet provided a url shortening option. Fortunately, there are numerous Google+ url shorteners that have popped up…

Google+ for Business

Currently Google+ is not “open for business” meaning they are currently really only set up for individual/personal accounts and not business or brand accounts. Since the somewhat soft launch in June 2011  when Google opened the doors via invite to a limited number of users, Google has requested that people wait to set up profiles…

I’m in love with Google Plus!

Well, not exactly because I’m still trying to figure out how to use Google+, but I found this funny video featuring a catching tune “I’m in love with Google Plus” that I thought was so hysterical I had to share it.   Like I said, I’m one of the many people out there still playing…

Get to Know Google Plus, Notes & News on Google’s Social Network

A big thank you to Mari Smith for organizing an impromptu webinar Thursday night (6/30/11) to discuss the impact of Google +, Google’s new social network. I haven’t yet been privileged enough to get my invite to try out Google + but I am patiently waiting “on the list.” You can get on the Google…