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How to Increase Visibility with Google+ Hashtags

Posted in How To, Google Plus on January 23rd, 2015 by

Looking to reach more people on Google+? Here’s a tip: #Hashtag Google+ hashtags can add serious visibility to your content. Increasing your visibility means more people finding your stuff, even if they’re not in your selective circles. But wait, how do Google+ hashtags work? And why do you keep calling them “Google+” hashtags… aren’t they…

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Google+ Promoted Posts: How to Use Them for Your Business

Posted in How To, Google Plus on February 7th, 2014 by

Promoted posts have long been a staple on Facebook. They’re much more specific than a general ad, because they push people toward a single post that you’ve chosen to target for a reason. Perhaps you’re trying to spread the word about a sale, or maybe you’re really interested in getting customer feedback about an upcoming…

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Google+ Latest Social Media Site to Test Ads

Posted in Social Media Advertising, Google Plus on December 9th, 2013 by

Today, Google Product Manager Eran Arkin announced that Google+ will soon begin testing advertisements. The ads, which are known as +Post ads, allow brands to take a piece of their public Google+ content and turn it into an ad, according to Arkin. “Bringing together the sharing capabilities of Google+ and the reach of our ad…

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YouTube Integrates Google+ into Comments

Posted in Social Media Marketing, YouTube, Google Plus on November 9th, 2013 by

YouTube has now upgraded their comments section, integrating it with a user’s Google+ account. Previously, comments were a long and unorganized list, with the most recent comments appearing first. Keeping track of conversations was nearly impossible until they allowed users to respond to each other. Top comments were ranked based on the most “thumbs up”…

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What You Need to Know About the Latest Google+ Redesign

Posted in Social Media Marketing, Google Plus on May 18th, 2013 by

The update will feature significant changes to a user’s stream, Google+ hangouts and photos. New features and changes were all explained in concise YouTube videos, which were all embedded into the post.

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7 Tips for Optimizing Your Google+ for Business

Posted in How To, Google Plus on April 17th, 2013 by

It can be tough to stand out online in a saturated market, but engaging with your customers on Google+ and optimizing can give you an edge. 1.  Claim Your Google+ Local Listing Last year, Google Places merged with Google+, increasing functionality and decreasing the amount of time you have to spend fiddling with a number…

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