Google Plus is a boss’s social network. Put better, Google Plus is the social media network of leadership… Leadership – “a process of social influence in which one person can enlist the aid and support of others in the accomplishment of a common task” ~ via Wikipedia …of thought-leadership, How to Google Plus like a Boss
If you’ve ever tried to earn reviews for your business, you know that it’s the wild, wild west out there. Guidelines are unclear, customers are fickle and terms of service are heavier handed than a boxer in steel gloves. It begs the question: How can an honest business get customers to offer up reviews without falling on the wrong side of the tracks? Get More Reviews Without Becoming an Outlaw | iAcquire Blog
The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Google Plussers In 1989, Dr. Steven R. Covey published the landmark book, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People. If you haven't read it, put it on your Summer reading list right now. In the book, Dr.
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Mark Traphagen - Google+ - Social Media and SEO Blend with +Eric Enge… Social Shares, Google Indexing & Ranking: An SMX Advanced Update This is a must-see video, especially for anyone who was exposed to the study presented by +Eric Enge of +Stone Temple Consulting at +Search Marketing Expo (SMX) Advanced earlier this year. At that presentation, Eric claimed that sharing a web page on either Facebook or Google+ alone could cause the page to be indexed by Google. Google's +Matt Cutts who was at the conference expressed extreme doubt about the Facebook data. He pledged to Eric to investigate what might have caused the isolated pages to be indexed.
Google In-Depth Article Search Results: How to Qualify Your Content Google today announced that ”In-depth Articles” are to be featured in Search. The Official Google Webmaster Tools blog today announced that Google is beginning to roll out a new feature in Search (US first) that will highlight “in-depth articles” on certain broad topics. When someone searches for a person, thing, or general subject, Google’s algorithm may now show them a special set-apart listing of several authoritative articles on the topic. A new Google Help Page article offers guidelines to webmasters that will help them markup their best content in ways that will help Google to identify it as possibly qualifying to be shown in an in-depth article result. Suggestions include:
Getting Started With Google Places for Business Google Places is one local listing you don't want to miss. Having a solid Google Places listing is a great way to position your company as a leader in a your business niche in a particular location. While some industries might cater to this more than others (restaurants for example), every business can benefit from connecting with locals. The local sphere is smaller, and although you might have a lot of competition, you have a much better chance of connecting with relevant users than if you just focus on the national Google search engine. Long story short: This should be a priority for any company looking to take advantage of the online community. How to Submit Your Site to Google Places
Seven Ways Writers Can Build Online Authority with Google+
You’re in sales. You feel at home sitting across the table from someone, getting to know them, their problems and how you can help. Depending how far back you go, there might have even been a time when you considered yourself the “king of the living room” and champion bad coffee drinker. That’s home. That’s what you’re good at, what you have always known. What if I told you there was a way for you to go home again and you didn’t have to leave your office or drink another subpar cup of coffee to do it? 6 Ways Your Insurance Agency Should Be Using Google+ Hangouts
It's no secret. When engineers built Google+, they constructed an SEO juggernaut to dominate search results above all other social platforms. Although Facebook and Twitter are essential to marketing efforts, both restrict Google from accessing much of their data.