Pro Tip: Google Plus sharing and notifications techniques

Best ways to share on Google Plus

Sharing is one of the most important parts of Google Plus: it builds authority, exposes you to new audiences, and can do wonders for your web traffic. I’m going to walk you through the sharing and re-sharing of a post, so you can see how to leverage sharing and notifications work to maximize your exposure and reach.

Pro Tip: Crowdsourcing on Google Plus

Crowdsourcing on Google Plus

If you’re using Google Plus to crowdsource questions, you have to set up your post in a way that will drive all comments to one spot for the maximum benefit. Here are some strategies to do that, as well as how to manage the activity surrounding sharing and commenting.

Updated Google+ Cover Walkthrough

This is a walkthrough of the latest version of the Google+ Cover photo. With the update to G+ mobile apps in late March (2013), more opportunities to capture followers through acquisition and conversion messaging opened up. This video gives you all you need to know, and is available to WebSIGHT Members only. COVERS HAVE BEEN […]

New Google+ Profile & Cover Photo Style Guide

New Google+ Cover Photo "Style Guide". You're welcome to download and use this yourself.

The new Google+ profile cover photo is gigantic, and presents a challenge to designers & marketers to figure out the best way to tell their story visually. I built a style guide to help.

Tips for Choosing a Great Community on Google+

Choosing a Community on Google+

Choosing the right community to join on Google+ (or any social network) can be overwhelming. Here are some tips on how to spot the good ones.

6 Reasons to use a static web page for your Google+ Hangout On Air

Google+ Hangouts on Air Tip

A big part of this website revolves around Google+ Hangouts on Air, the “video conference” component of Google’s social layer, Google+. Google+ Hangouts on Air is a live broadcast that streams on YouTube and is then stored as a YouTube video for later viewing. If you’ve ever spent time on YouTube, you know three things: […]