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Google+

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 20th October 2014

How to Use Google+ Profiles and Pages for Better Visibility

http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/google-plus-profiles-pages-for-better-visibility/

G+

#1: Claim a Custom URL

#2: Optimize for Search

#3: Leverage Personal Audiences

Don’t be afraid to use your personal Google+ profile for business. When leveraged well, it’s a powerful tool!

With your Google+ page and profile optimized, you’re well-positioned to consistentlybuild and engage your audiences over time. Actively participating and sharing content on Google+ is key to long-term success, so make sure your posts stand out from the crowd by maximizing engagement.

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Google+

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 19th October 2014

5 THings Google+ Does Better then Facebook and Twitter

http://www.pinterest.com/pin/83949980529528001/

G+

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Google Drive Lessons

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 13th October 2014

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Google Drive lessons

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smart creative

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 1st October 2014

The Google Formula for Success

http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/09/28/the-google-formula-for-success/

Yet today, the authors insist, fast decision-making and flat organizational models have to become a corporate way of life.

The critical ingredient, they argue in their new book, is to build teams, companies and corporate cultures around people they call “smart creatives.” These are digital-age descendants of yesterday’s “knowledge workers,” a term coined in 1959 by Peter Drucker, the famed management theorist.

Smart creatives, the authors write, are impatient, outspoken risk-takers who are easily bored and change jobs frequently. They are intellectually versatile, typically “combining technical depth with business savvy and creative flair,” the authors note.

 

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Files and Folders on Google Sites

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 26th September 2014

How to Share Materials By Using Files and Folders on Google Sites

http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2014/09/how-to-share-materials-by-using-files.html

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Google buys polling startup Polar to bolster Google+

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 11th September 2014

Google buys polling startup Polar to bolster Google+

http://www.cnet.com/news/google-buys-polling-startup-polar-to-bolster-google/

Polar, founded last year, polls users on smartphones and tablets by letting them choose between two things — for example: Coke versus Pepsi, or Warriors versus Lakers. The startup has served more than half a billion polls in the past eight months and had 1.1 million active voters in September, according to a blog post by founder Luke Wroblewski.

 

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The Art of Creating Perfect Social Media Posts – infographic

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 27th August 2014

Creating Perfect Social Media Posts – infographic

Creating Perfect Social Media Posts

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the right social media for your business

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 22nd August 2014

How to Choose the Right Social Network for Your Business

https://blog.bufferapp.com/how-to-choose-a-social-network
the Right Social Network for Your Business

Important questions to ask when choosing a social network:

  1. Does it make sense for my content? (See the seven types of networks listed above.)
  2. Do potential fans spend time there? (See the demographic information above.)
  3. Does it make sense for me?

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Google+ cheat sheet

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 12th July 2014

Google+ cheat sheet

http://dailygenius.com/the-google-cheat-sheet/

Google+ cheat sheet

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Social Media: Improve Engagement on Google Plus [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 12th June 2014

How to Improve Your Engagement on Google Plus [INFOGRAPHIC]

http://socialmediatoday.com/steve-rayson/2497981/how-improve-your-engagement-google-plus

Improve Engagement on Google Plus

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