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Content Curation Lands on Google+: Introducing Collections

Content Curation Lands on Google+: Introducing Collections | Moodle and Web 2.0 |

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Nancy White's curator insight, May 12, 2015 5:38 PM

Excited to see how we might be able to set this up in our GAFE space - students already have accounts, so this is a natural fit to facilitate student curation!

Konstantinos Kalemis's curator insight, August 10, 2015 4:58 AM



Google has just introduced "Collections", for Google+, a new service which allows any Google+ user to group his posts by topic and to create public, shareable collections of his favorite links, articles, videos and images.


To use Google Collections, simply go to your G+ profile page and then select "Collections" on the drop down menu appearing on the top left part of the page.


"Each collection can be shared publicly, privately, or with a custom set of people. Once you create your first collection, your profile will display a new tab where other people can find and follow your collections."


You can either create new posts containing whatever type of content inside a collection, or assign an existing, published post to a collection you have just created.


You can create as many collections as you like.


Google+ Collections is available on the web and on Android (iOS coming later).



My comment: Google+ Collections adds opportunity for creating additional value to G+ users by letting interests drive community engagement. This is a feature that sooner or later any social network will offer. 


Free to use.


Try it out now: ;




More info:


Official Google announcement: ;


Featured collections: ;


See also the official review from Techcrunch: ;


Video tutorial: ;











Nurita Sánchez's curator insight, January 29, 3:13 PM

Cómo usar las colecciones:

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Google+ Posting Guide [Infographic]

Google+ Posting Guide [Infographic] | Moodle and Web 2.0 |

Are you using Google+ yet? Whether you have been there since first launch, or just joined today - there are many things you can do to raise engagement.

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John Thomas's curator insight, February 12, 2014 9:25 AM

Google+ Posting Guide [Infographic]