Search plus your world

Sherrilynne Starkie

Google is personalizing search results by including more Google+ profiles, business pages, posts, and Google+ and Picasa photos in a significant new initiative called Search plus Your World. Search plus your world can’t be good news for the other social networks such as Facebook and Twitter as it prioritizes G+ content. SEO: social networks influence search rankings. Twitter accuses Google of warping search results with Google+ social data (

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Klout Now Measures 10 Social Media Websites For Influence

Small Business Mavericks

I recently noticed that the service has added several other social media services to its metrics, which increases its value a hundred-fold (though I’d still say it’s overly weighted toward Twitter). In all, Klout is now measuring your influence across ten different social networks. Other services I’d like to see added to Klout’s metric and tracking for social media are StumbleUpon, Groupon, Ning, Picasa, and BlogCatalog.

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Did Google Just Kill Email?

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from January 2012: "Google has the power (and ability) to make Google+ (and everything being shared within it) the underlying social platform within all of its many applications ( Android , Gmail , Google Docs , Picasa , Google Maps , Google News , YouTube , etc.). Everything is social. So many of the other 800 pound gorillas in social media are doing everything they can to keep a semblance of a walled garden (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest , etc.). picasa.

Is Google+ About To Make Facebook Frown?

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Back in July, I Blogged about Google 's foray into online social networking, Google+ (more here: Co-dependency In The Age of Facebook ). While it still seems like nothing can stop the Facebook juggernaut when it comes to connecting all of us in a more social way, there's no denying that Google+ is making some interesting moves and inroads. This new social integration means a whole lot for businesses. online social networking. picasa. social graph.

Content Marketing Is More Than Just Writing


People share photos on Instagram, Pinterest, Gentlemint, and even Flickr and Picasa. Blog Content Marketing Social Media Social Media Marketing WritingAs an enthusiastic photographer, I’m always reminding people that when it comes to content marketing, it’s more than just writing. Don’t get me wrong, writing is very important. People read to gather information, learn important news, be entertained, and even get an education.

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Why Google+ Is The Place To Be For Local Business

Small Business Mavericks

In case you haven’t noticed, I’ve written a few times about Google+, but what I haven’t done is told you why your local business should be using Google+ for social networking, marketing, and branding. Using Google’s photo sharing service, Picasa, you can share your photos and have unlimited space to store them, increasing your ability to share through Google+. Social Media google local business social networking

Why Google Has the Hammer To Make Businesses Use Google Plus

Convince & Convert

Everyone’s all abuzz and atwitter about Plus, the new social network from a search engine company with which you might be familiar. My initial, abbreviated take is that Google’s new social toy is essentially a Facebook Twitter hybrid with outstanding ease-of-use and eye-popping potential. You’ll be playing with it yourself soon enough, and drawing your own conclusions about how Google Plus fits your own idea of social connectivity. Picasa. Picasa.

Why Google Has the Hammer To Make Businesses Use Google Plus

Convince & Convert

Everyone’s all abuzz and atwitter about Plus, the new social network from a search engine company with which you might be familiar. My initial, abbreviated take is that Google’s new social toy is essentially a Facebook Twitter hybrid with outstanding ease-of-use and eye-popping potential. You’ll be playing with it yourself soon enough, and drawing your own conclusions about how Google Plus fits your own idea of social connectivity. Picasa. Picasa.

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Content Marketing is More Than Just Blogging


According to Jeremy Williams , social media director for the Indiana Office of Tourism Development (and my boss when I do travel writing for IOTD), blog posts with photos get more traffic than blog posts without. Find photos from Flickr or Picasa — be sure to use Creative Commons photos — or buy royalty-free stock photography, and put them in your blog posts for added impact. Content marketing is about more than just blogging.

Interview with Google Wave testers

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Interview with Google Wave testers by cinta5 on October 14, 2009 Jesse and I decided to interview a few testers via Google Wave about their thoughts on the service. Mack Collier , social media consultant and Alabama Crimson Tide fan. Bear Goodell , social media and sports marketer – for hire. Media.

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Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress


Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « TODAY: The UN International Day Against Torture Improve Organizational Efficiency via Social Media-Part I » Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress Posted by Anne Herngaard Jun 28th, 2010 Tweet I have previously written about the advantages of running a company blog and some of the strategic considerations to make to get you on the right track.

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Google+, Google Apps and Your Social Graph

Proactive Report

G+ is still in the crawl before you walk stage, but there is a apparently a hive of activity in the background as Google throws resources at G+ to incorporate apps like Blogger and Picasa, which are being renamed Google Blogs and Google Photos. Google+ and Mapping Your Social Graph. When Google releases its G+ business model, Circles will address the need for clustering stakeholders and community members: employees, customers, bloggers, media people, analysts, vendors etc.

Everything You Need to Know About Google+

Social Media Marketing

Not Just a Social Network but Glue When Facebook was created, it began as a private network only available to individuals email addresses. And while Google+ has begun as a social platform that acts a bit like Twitter and a bit like Facebook, it has the ultimate potential: to be able to bring these disparate parts together in a much more integrated fashion. Google+ Google social networks

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Ready for Yet Another Social Platform? Here Comes Google Buzz

Almost Savvy

Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search Ready for Yet Another Social Platform? Here comes Google Buzz , which brings social elements right into you?

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Best Keynote at Blog World


Social Media / Social Networking. So you think you want to hire a social media manager ? 3 reasons to dig deeper in social listening – uncover content ideas, locate communities, and identify advocates. Why brands cannot ignore social media mavens – almost an infographic like post on the profile of social media mavens and why they are so influential.

How to Use Viraltag to Schedule to Pinterest, Tumblr, and More


This is where you will set the timeframes during which you want to post to the social profiles and pages you have connected to your account. Now, you’re all set to start sharing visual content to your social profiles and pages. There are several ways you can schedule posts to your social profiles and pages. on your social accounts. Another way to schedule a post to your social accounts is through your library sources.

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How To Keep Your Digital Photos Managed and Organized on Windows 11 & 10


For more such updates and information follow us on social media – Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube. Picasa Killed? It is almost fall and soon the holiday season will start, do you know where your photos for this and the previous year are?

How friendfeed Can Teach You About Your Friends

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > How FriendFeed Can Teach You About Your Friends How FriendFeed Can Teach You About Your Friends by Tamar Weinberg on April 10, 2008 Share FriendFeed has been out for just a few months and has already established itself as a solid startup with an indefinite amount of potential. Or you could be busy at work and avoiding social media altogether.

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Why as a Developer, I Switched to and Why I'm Staying With It

Stay N' Alive

Being a one-man show at the moment (I do most of this on the side so I can help out the LDS Church with their Social Media efforts), occasionally that server would go down as a result of heavy activity on SocialToo, and with it, my blog as well. That really got my Geek and Social Developer blood going, and I've only started to learn what can be done with it. Blogger could well be one of the most social products they own, and I hope they realize that.

Why Bloggers Should Consider Engaging on Google+


Okay, so #1 took the cake in terms of exciting news in our place, but there’s been a lot of buzz about Google+ this week in social media circles. I would still advise caution here for a number of reasons that I’ve previously written about in my post Homebases and Outposts – my approach to Social Media. As bloggers, we all want traffic to our blogs and, as with other social networks, there is opportunity to drive traffic here. Social Media

Top 20 iPhone Apps for Bloggers


The 20 apps below will help you blog on the go, find ideas and images for your posts, track your analytics, promote your posts on social media and so on. It also integrates well with social sites such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, and Picasa. This app is best described as a social media hub. That is because will let you connect with more than 50 social networking. This guest post is by Daniel Scocco of Next iPhone News.

How to Transfer WhatsApp Data From Android To iPhone Officially


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