Category Archives: Google+

What is Social Search and How Can it Benefit Your Business?

What is social search and what does it mean for your business? Like many terms in today’s digital world, the meaning of social search continues to be shaped and defined but  it is how search engines are beginning to return content from a user's social network into search engine results. Basically, social search a new…

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…

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…