This video tutorial shows you how to access the Google Plus Pages that you have created for your business. With Google Plus Pages for business, you can post content as your business. This video tutorial walks you through the necessary steps to post content as your Google Plus business Page.
Find what's hot in your Google+ streams (main stream, particular circle, incoming, particular profile, & official what's hot stream) === Why do you need this extension?
Google+ picks hot public posts from all G+ users in the "What's Hot" area. But, what if you want to find hot posts posted by people in your circles? That's where "What's Hot+" extension come in. But, this is not all this extension can do for you.
=== How to use it? In each Google+ streams (namely, main stream, particular circle stream, incoming stream, particular profile stream, what's hot stream), you'll find a button next to your "Home" button. Click it to see what's hot in that stream inside a table. Another click on the button will hide the table.
First up, US president Barack Obama has finally launched his Plus page. Always a forward looking politician when it has come to social media, he and his campaign team have finally sorted out a presence on Google+
Next up Britney Spears has made it to the top of the Google+ follower rankings, beating Google CEO Larry Page for the top spot. At the time of writing she has been "Circled" publicly by 744950 people.
The Next Web is claiming that "Google Plus Notifications Still Need Work" They have an article up pointing out that Google has changed the Red notification box to show numbers greater than 9, but they're still unhappy about the way notifications work.
Are you looking for an extension that will allow you to see all the active hangouts in your stream? Then this is the extension for you.
It will allow you to quickly view all of the active hangouts (public and circles) just by clicking the browser action icon that will be located in the toolbar on the corner next to the wrench. Just click the icon, and a list will then appear with all of the active hangouts. Then you just hover over the total number of participants to see who is active in the hangout. Finally, click on the blue "Join" button to automatically switch over to the new hangout.
Active hangouts will have a blue icon while inactive hangouts will have a grey icon with a question mark.
Great to see that developers are remaining active on Google+ and bringing all kinds of new features to users.
Google+ has given it's Search Page some new features.
First, notice that Trends box on the right hand side. Now you can see what people are talking about / looking for on Plus right now.
Next up, notice the new drop-down menus that allow you to filter your search results:
Some much needed improvements for sure. Google just keeps rolling out the features.
Katango was a unknown name to us until this morning , but a little research (thanks Google) has revealed that Katango deal in the dark magic of algorithmically (nice word) sorting your friends and follows.
Previously an iPhone app, now Katango will be set to work "improving" Google Circles. We're not quite sure how that will work. Hopefully it's an optional thing as many of us have spent ages carefully creating our circles by hand....
Today, we officially begin our roll out of that badge by making it available to our Google+ platform preview group. To get the badge, sign up for the group and then visit our configuration tool and choose the badge size that’s best for your site. If you’re in the group, you may also begin to encounter the badge as you browse around the web.
By using the Google+ badge to connect your website to your Google+ page, you:
make it easy for your audience to subscribe to your posts and endorse and share your site. get more personal recommendations around the web, by connecting +1’s for your website with +1’s on your Google+ page. qualify for Google+ Direct Connect, which lets people type +your_site_name on Google search and automa…
You can move through the rooms with W/A/S/D and look around with the cursor keys. You can move faster by holding the SHIFT-Key pressed. When you approach a photo you will get some details of the user or photo. When you press ENTER while looking at a user you will "walk" into the ProfileRoom+ of this person. Using BACKSPACE/Back-Button will take you back to the previous room.
Here's a video showing how it works. Gerwin is adding new features all the time, so this video is a little out of date. :)
You can now +1 a photo! Click on a photo to open the lightbox photo viewer, and you’ll see the +1 button at the bottom left side of the photo. Click to +1 the photo, or click the counter to see who else has +1'd it.
+1’ing a photo is also available in the latest Google+ iPhone app (http://goo.gl/gArY7) and is coming soon to the Android app and the mobile web site.
Finally last, but certainly not least Google has released an official Chrome Extension that allows to get your Google+ notifications from anywhere on the web!
View notifications of Google+ activity when signed in, anywhere you go on the web. See what’s happening on Google+ with the Google+ Notification…