Google+ for Business

Google My Business has undergone a facelift. As with all cosmetic procedures, some will like the changes and others will have to get used to it. Google+ started out as a social networking platform and eventually evolved into a resource for businesses. However, it appears that...

It’s 7:31 AM. You slowly open your eyes and shift your body toward your alarm. It’s Monday morning—back to the grind. As part of your morning ritual, you linger under the covers with your phone above your face. Without really realizing it, your thumb scrolls...

You know how in older movies when something serious happens, a newspaper comes spinning quickly to the front of the screen with an end-of-the-world themed headline.  Well, Google+ updates seem no different.  With each new Google+ roll out, the headlines spin to the tops of...

Google+ has been all the rage recently as marketing blogs across the world try to hack their way into a negative understanding of Google's latest blog post.  As resident Google+ expert, I'm going to put my foot down and say, "Dead?  Google+ isn't dead!"  Nor...

Common complaints about Google+ were founded during their rocky debut as a new social media platform. Starting out as invitation only put them right in line with the unveiling of other social greats, like Facebook, but only Google-oriented people were in the know, turning Google+...

Deciding your audience is an important part of any social media profile or campaign, but knowing your audience comes long before that. Knowing your audience is the only way to answer those burning questions you have as a small business owner: Where do I start?...

I know it’s only June, but I just checked out Google’s new “My Account” and now the song “Santa Clause Is Coming to Town” is stuck in my head. Except that Google has already been to town—and they know if I’ve been sleeping or awake...

Go ahead. Login to your Google+ business page. Take that mouse right up to the top of the page and click on that little icon that looks like squares within squares. Yea, that one. Here is where you can go to your Google My Business...

If you log in to your Google+ account today, you’ll notice a new feature. Collections! Without a lot of hype, Google has released this new feature that allows users to create boards of images, videos, and other content categorized around a specific interest. Think, Pinterest...

What do Kim Kardashian and Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos, have in common? Tweet This The selfie-crazed starlet who is (in)famous for her family’s reality show and the online retail conglomerate leader may seem to have nothing that links them together, but they have one significant...

Consider the holidays a ramp up to Super Bowl season as several big-name companies compete for the most memorable holiday commercials and active holiday marketing campaigns.  Who can forget last year’s KMart Jing Bells commercial or the annual march of Clydesdale horses romping through the...