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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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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PYB Academy Featured Member: an interview with Daz Thornton

Featured 'Plus Your Business' Member! Daz Thornton

Daz Thornton is helping small business owners with advice and support on using social media, crafting for them strategies to connect with more customers. Specialising in Social Media Relationship Marketing, Daz is also a Sci-fi Geek, a pianist (FANTASTIC, they say) and, keeping the bots busy with creating an Interest graph for him, a time traveller (hint: Time…

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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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