Recommended Link: Beginner’s guide to Google+

First published in November 2011

Google+

If you’re looking to extend your online presence to all corners of the social media realm, it might be worth considering Google+, Google’s latest attempt at taking a slice of the social networking market. Until recently Google+ was strictly for personal use only, but earlier this month the service added ‘pages’ like those offered by Facebook, opening up the platform to celebrities, media and brands. 

But how does it work? Well, Social Media Examiner’s Kristi Hines has penned a useful guide to creating and customising a Google+ page, from entering basic information to mastering the ‘Circles’ feature. Good luck.