Google VP of Product Bradley Horowitz announced today that Google+ will now be available to teens. Previously, the social network was exclusively for adults over 18, but now anyone with a Google Account can use it (13+ in most countries).
Get a pulse for the posts your readers like most with the +1 counter: As we mentioned in our Connect to Google+ post a few weeks ago, we’ve been hard at work to bring you new ways to grow your blog and engage with your readers using Google+.
Today we’re happy to introduce the +1 counter, which allows you to quickly scan your dashboard to see which posts are most popular on your blog. Each time a reader clicks the +1 button on a post, a +1 gets added to that post's counter and their profile photo and name will appear.
Why Google+? The quality and corresponding engagement around your search engine visibility stands to either noticeably improve or gradually decline. Here are some recommendations on what you to do with your Google+ Pages for businesses and brands.
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Anyone building a brand or business page on Google+ quickly comes to a rather unsettling realization: At no point in the process does Google do anything to check that you have any real connection to the brand name on your page.
So it would seem that you are left relying on searchers’ detective abilities to sniff out which page is the real McCoy, right?