PYB Academy Featured Member: an interview with Bernd Rubel

Featured 'Plus Your Business' Member Bernd Rubel

Bernd Rubel is a teacher, a speaker and a freelancer, specialising in Social Platform Strategies and Techniques. His native language is German, but “for some inexplicable reason”, as he puts it, Peg Fitzpatrick and Guy Kawasaki selected him as a beta reader for their book “The Art And Science of Social Media”. A few months…

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Make your Google+ Page or Profile a Destination

Make your Google Plus Profile or Page a destination article

Google+ is more than a social identity, it’s a social layer.  Since the birth of Google+ in 2011, Google has slowly and consistently integrated the social network with its other products and services including Google Maps, Gmail, Google Play, YouTube, Google Search, Google Calendar, and more. With these integrations comes not only the chance to…

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Who can see your Google+ posts?

Who can see your Google+ posts-

When you post on Google+, different people will be able to see them depending on to whom they are posted. Below I will explain the different settings and how you can check on your profile ‘who can see what’. Sharing to public If you share to ‘public’ it means anyone can see the post, including…

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PYB Academy Featured Member: an interview with Wayne Brett

Featured 'Plus Your Business' Member Wayne Brett!

The days of social shouting have long gone and Wayne Brett know that very well. With almost a decade of experience at Toyota Sales, Wayne is now looking at digital relationships with the expert’s eye of a salesman, enjoying learning more about web content creation, marketing, SEO and programming. In 2010 he decided to work for himself…

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How to use Google Plus Communities for outstanding Customer Service

Using Google Plus Communities for Customer Service article

Google Plus communities were launched in December of 2012, and quickly became one of the most loved features on the platform. Since their launch, people have found many uses for a wide range of Google Plus community topics like: Amazing Places to See with 641,000+ members; Android – Community with 445,000+ members; HDR Photography with…

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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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