New Development on Google+ “Follow interesting people and page”

Posted by on May 16, 2012 in Google, Google +1 | No Comments

Google Plus has launched some new features, some what identical to Twitter where on the login screen they promote popular pages and people. My first guess is that this is triggered by the amount of people following the page. This feature was very popular on Twitter back in the day so it will be interesting ...

Google+ Rolls out a new layout, will the new users roll in?

Posted by on Apr 12, 2012 in Google +1 | No Comments

Today I noticed that Google + has rolled out a new layout for the platform, we now see a left bar where you can select various abilities on the site. Also you can now see a chat bar on the right hand side of the website. It will be interesting to see how the users ...

Google pushing TV Commercial activity for Google+

Posted by on Nov 29, 2011 in Google, Google +1 | No Comments

Google recently has been pushing some TVC activity for Google+ in the USA, these ads demonstrate the capibilities of the new platform and show the benefits of primarily the circles feature. Video one is a overview of the product where people talk about why it is cool to use Google+: Video two is a funny ...

Google places +1 buttons on all adsense units!

Posted by on Sep 21, 2011 in Google, Google +1 | No Comments

So today I recieved an email from Google telling me that they would be rolling out +1 buttons on all adsense display units via the complete network. (message below) The first thing I thought when I read this is what is the ctr impact going to be for publishers?? Google states that this change is ...

A look inside Google+ Social Network.

Posted by on Jun 30, 2011 in Google +1 | No Comments

So over the last 24 hours I have been testing Google+ Social Network quite heavily, I decided to show some images of some cool functions Google+ has I will show a few snap shots of a few of these features: First image is the main page, this is where you post status updates to various ...

Google+ Project – Googles New Social Network

So Google has released news on its highly waited on Google+ Project, this new project will be very interesting to any social media marketer. You can sign up on the waiting list here: https://plus.google.com/up/start/?sw=1&type=st It is easy to see that this will leverage off youtube, it will use Google +1 to connect up to your ...

Social Influence on Serps

So I think any one who has been working in SEO over the last few years has been hearing and reading a lot of chit chat about the influence of social on search! I know because I have been one of the guys writing a lot of social/seo related content and my job is a ...

Googles new +1 button, Webmasters need to check the rules!!!

Posted by on Jun 2, 2011 in Google +1 | One Comment

Well today Google rolled out its new +1 buttons, we have been waiting many months for these to come out. The funny thing is that I have already seen many webmasters abusing these new buttons with dodgy tactics to get more +1’s. Below are the rules for +1 buttons – It is evident that you ...

Three SEO take aways from Matt Cutts 90 minute webinar!

Posted by on May 26, 2011 in Google, Google +1 | No Comments

Yesterday Matt Cutts did a interesting 90 minute webinar on Youtube, From this 90 minute webinar transcript I have highlighted 3 key points from the webinar below – 1. Google +1 button will have a impact on search results, the fact he states we are paying a lot of attention to this ranking factor shows ...

Google +1 New SEO Social Search Signal high influence for PPC and SEO (Important)

Posted by on Mar 30, 2011 in Google +1 | No Comments

Google +1 New SEO Social Search Signal high influence for PPC and SEO (Important) Today Google has rolled out a new social search signal called +1, what this means is that any one can press +1 on your website search listing. This new signal will be powerful becuase it will be Googles answer to Facebook ...