About Martin Shervington

Speaker, Consultant, Author, Professional Coach, Marketing Psychologist.

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Can you turn off the plus ones on Google+?

Can you turn off the plus ones on Google+-

You cannot turn off the plus ones you receive on Google+ for your own content. This is what ‘only you’ refers to in the image below e.g. you receive notifications for those +1s. You can then decide in your settings whether you allow e.g. ‘circles’ to comment, which case you will receive notifications based on…

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The Social Executive with Dionne Kasian-Lew

The Social Executive

Martin: Hi, this is Martin Shervington. Today I’m going to be interviewing a lady who I met through Paul Simbeck-Hampson. So thank you very much for the connection there Paul. Her name is Dionne Kasian-Lew. She’s written a book called The Social Executive. We’ve just been talking before that a great bit on about leadership…

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How to share circles between Profiles and Pages

How to share circles between Profiles and Pages

You can share you circles to other Profiles or Pages on Google+ To do this: Click on ‘People’ Go to ‘Your Circles’ Select the circle you want to share Then click the arrow (when you select the circle, it will appear in the middle) Then you will see a ‘share post’ appear. Next, deselect e.g….

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A Guide to Google Plus Polls

A guide to the awesomeness of Google+ Polls

Introduction In October, Google introduced ‘polls’ too Google+ and the community said “YAY!” Over the coming months I am sure we will start to see some very creative options emerge in their usage – great for community polling, as well as fun in the stream. Here is the official Google Help article here: http://goo.gl/CEg3VE So,…

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Google Plus and Social SEO Facts and Evidence

Google Plus and Social SEO Facts and Evidence

Introduction: Two and a half years ago I began building my personal blog in relation to Google+ marketing; then from September 2013, I focused all of my attention on building Plus Your Business. For both sites I’ve created content, had great guest bloggers, and shared content via my profile and the PYB page. Everything achieved…

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Google Plus Marketing Case Study Teaser

How to get 250,000 relevant visitors using Content Marketing

This post is a ‘teaser’ for a full report on the visitor levels for PYB related content, as we want to show you want can be achieved using content marketing and Google+ As you will see from the information below, this single blog post has had over 250,000 visitors in less than 15 months. With…

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How to share a blog post from a website as a Google Plus page, not a profile.

How to share a blog post from a website as a Google Plus page, not a profile.

Here’s a gif from Teodora Petkova to guide you throughout the process: As PYBer Bernd Rubel said in the community You can give your Google+ Page its own Username and password: http://blogger-hints-and-tips.blogspot.de/2014/03/set-login-id-and-password-for-a-google-plus-page.html If you did, you should activate the new Chrome Profile Management, which enables an easy switch between the accounts. More on that here:…

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The value of using tools on Google Plus

The value of using 'tools' on Google+

Here are a few thoughts on the value of using quality ‘tools’ on Google+; starting with, what we would have to do without them. Using Google+ to find the right people with whom to connect Imagine an acquaintance wanders up and asks if you knew anyone in their local area, or who could be interested…

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What are extended circles on Google+? And why should we care anyway!

What are extended circles-

The concept of ‘extended circles’ is something that isn’t that difficult, but regularly crops up as a source of confusion. And I must say, I’ve had my moments with it too. Why? Well, one of the reasons is how ‘extended circles’ does not mean ‘friends of friends’ as they implies that there is a two…

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