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Old 05-12-2012, 12:36 PM   #1
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anyone using g+ for their business?

facebook always seemed to be for the kids and linkedin aimed more for professionals.

google+ looks like it might be aiming for that middle ground
I would be interested to hear your thoughts or if want to share any tips and tricks on how to use it to its best
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Old 05-14-2012, 03:29 PM   #2
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I just stay where the crowd is. (that is currently facebook).

If 65% of homeowners use facebook and only 20% of homeowners use G+, chances of making a sale from one of the sites is higher if you utilize facebook.

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Stick with facebook. You can interact more with people and facebook still holds the majority of the social network market share.
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Google Plus has it's positives, I wrote an article about it[B] HERE:[/B]
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Although there are a ton of people on Facebook, Google OWNS Google+. Who do you think they're going to favor in search rankings? Themselves or competitors?
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Facebook is addicting for consumers and Google+ is not. I've talked about this with neighbors and friends and Everybody is on Facebook daily. Last year 1/3 of the divorces filed cited Facebook in the document as one of the reasons for the divorce.

Now look at the statistics. I read the average user on Google+ is on 3 minutes per day. Facebook is at 305 minutes. That's crazy when you consider the very reason for social media is to spend time on it. Clearly this isn't panning out well for Google+
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We are just getting our Google Plus strategy going. Like it or not Google Places is being replaced with Google plus local & having a presence on Google plus will become increasingly important for local ranking.

https://plus.google.com/109168270807837714613/posts

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It already looks like Google Plus and Places is starting to merge.
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Eventually Google will force all business into their Google+ system.
Then they're going to hope that real people will follow suit.
Seems unlikely tbh...
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From my understanding Google Plus will have a huge impact on Search Results when people are logged in. We have been active on it and actually received one call from it. It's a lot more business friendly than Facebook. I think atleast.
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Agreed. I like Google + much better than Facebook
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I think it's a good idea to hang around on FB for now but at least extend some reach into G+ so you have something there
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If nothing else, you need to claim your name on Google+ before someone else can! You don't want to log on and realize that someone else has taken your company's name and has been posting terrible stuff.

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