When we first started using Google+ Hangouts for our show The Friday Hangout the interface was pretty glitchy. The video would get “stuck” on a single person talking during filming and we got to watch her reactions to the entire show but never saw the person speaking. It crashed at the drop of a feather.… Read More

When the NFL tried out  Google+ Hangouts for the league’s fantasy football pages to enable a video chat feature, and the Hangouts on air, the buzz about this video platform really took off. In case you don’t know what they are, Google+ Hangouts allow you to video chat live with a group of up to… Read More

Managing Google+ business pages and adding new administrators, or “managers” is simple to do. First of all the owner of the page is the person who originally created it. That person is the only one who can add the first manager to the page.   Adding managers to your Google+ page As the owner of… Read More

Everybody is asking and it’s a tough question for many. I know a lot of the marketing firms are jumping in with both feet, but for my small business customers I’msaying no, wait a bit. Why? There are so many things business page can’t do yet. For example: A page can’t follow you until you… Read More

Sure Google+ can be a powerful tool to share your message with, but this network is in it’s infancy, and even with millions of users your message can be left largely unheard unless you have created circles who care about what you have to say and will share it with their own circles and help… Read More

Google launched business pages today and boy, you really are going to want to do this. Why? Because it’s going to give Facebook a SERIOUS run for it’s money. Combine the power of Google search and business pages and this could be very, very interesting. The announcement of Google pages for business came just as… Read More

Creating a post that is unique within  your network will make you more interesting on Google Plus. Here’s a strategy for finding and posting new and interesting content to share with your Google Plus circles. Tweet… Read More

The whole circles thing can be a bit confusing. Here’s a quick tutorial on selecting people to add to your circles and how to create circles with Google plus.  Tweet… Read More

This post is meant to be a getting started guide for those of us who got an invite and are now wondering how to use Google+ .  If you’re looking for an overview of Google+ check out Part 1 of this post: Google+ and World Domination. Start with your Google Profile Your profile is going to… Read More