Google Places and Google+

Google Places slowly integrates into Google+.  Google Places is one of the best tools for local businesses.  It is easy to make it to the first page of Google with a Google Places listing.  Every time you search for something, you will get some listings at the very top of the search results with a map with them - those are the Google Places ... [ Read More ]

The best Google+ profile, part 2

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In the second part of your Google+ profile, we will look at your profile photo, your about page and your links. Let's take a look at your profile photo.  Like in all social networks make sure your picture is professional.  It will appear everywhere you are, comment and post in Google+.  If you like my Google+ frame, here are the instructions on ... [ Read More ]

The best Google+ profile, part 1

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A profile in every social network is very important.  It is your "first impression" of another person.  In order to get a great profile together in Google+, I cover every part of the profile. The first part is about your header.  Your header consists of your name, your tagline and a row of 5 pictures.  Make sure you have your name in the top and ... [ Read More ]