Category: Google Plus

How to Increase Visibility with Google+ Hashtags

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 […]

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

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 […]

Google+ Latest Social Media Site to Test Ads 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 […]

YouTube Integrates Google+ into Comments

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” […]

7 Tips for Optimizing Your Google+ for Business

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 […]