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YouTube, Gmail, Google Places are Dead, Long Live Google Plus

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Will Google fold YouTube, Gmail and Places into Google Plus? Google’s SMO search algorithm ). Suddenly 1.5 Good or no?

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Stopping Event Spam with Google Plus Hangouts

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The first thing is to go to MY CALENDARS in Google Calendar. Google does two things. Tell ‘em to read this to fix it.

What is Google Plus? (really.)

Alchemy of Change

Some slides organizing my thoughts on why I believe Google+ is important: These are posted on Google+, but you’ll have no problem viewing them even if you don’t have an account there (yet). Connection Technologies Google

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3 Ways Google Search is impacted by #SocialMedia & #GooglePlus

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Should your business bother with social media, Google Plus and SEO/SMO? Does Google Plus make a difference to Google Search?

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Why Google Sparks Matters

Alchemy of Change

As with a new continent rising from the depths, the mountain tops of Google+ hint tantalizingly at an underlying terrain we cannot yet see.

How To Add Custom URL to Google Plus G+

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How to get a custom URL for Google Plus. with Google’s official version of a Facebook USERNAME. Custom URLs for Google Plus.

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SEO vs SMO and how to TURN OFF Google Social Media Optimization

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How to turn off Google personalisation (SMO) and go back to SEO BUT: SEO is dead, SMO rules. To TURN OFF Google personalisation type in. &pws=0.

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Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Google Plus Business Page training and computer workshop. Google Plus reached 49 million members (Dec 2011) in only a few months!

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Working Out Loud with Google Plus – Part Deux


He can also be contacted over in Twitter at @elsua or Google Plus. . owork ). What do you think? Well, it may well have its days numbered… .

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R and Google Spreadsheets (and the context)

Learning Alliances

R and Google spreadsheets are powerful partners for verification, exploration and delivery of data to people in communities and organizations.

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Google Plus – One50, Two50 and TheRest


Circles, on its own, makes it totally worth it working with Google Plus. Those are my core Circles in Google Plus. At least, for now.

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Google Plus – Who Owns the Filter Bubble?


So a few months back I started relying more and more on Google Plus Circles to the point where I became rather dependent on them. Very special.

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Why is Twitter So Mad at Google?

Alchemy of Change

Twitter is mad at Google for connecting Google+ with search - and for commoditizing their service in the process. Network Strategies Facebook Flickr Google TwitterHow this might not be such a bad thing.

Google Plus – Bridging Together Too Irreconcilable Worlds


socbiz #e20 &# and then developed further on this really insightful Google Plus discussion with a bunch of other folks. Yes, that’s right.

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All


Well, hello Google Plus ! But the thing is that, if things continue like that, Google Plus will eventually rule them all! Even for us.

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Google New Sheets

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google introduced a new version of its online spreadsheet, called (new) Sheets. Google Apps Latest Updates A couple of comments: 1.

Google vs. Microsoft on Mobile Productivity Apps (US Data Only)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google Sheets boasted 2.9 Meanwhile, Google Docs monthly-active users outnumbered Word by more than five to one: 24.6 million for Word.

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Google Plus – A Vitamin or an Aspirin?


Is Google Plus a Vitamin or an Aspirin? Fascinating insights, for sure! Thanks much, everyone, for sharing them along! Quite the opposite.

Google vs. Microsoft on Mobile Productivity Apps (US Data Only)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google Sheets boasted 2.9 Meanwhile, Google Docs monthly-active users outnumbered Word by more than five to one: 24.6 million for Word.

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Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus


In Google Plus we don’t facebook, nor tweet , we just basically share. Remember Google Wave? G+ still needs to reach that level.

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Narrate Your Work, Working Out Loud, with Google Plus


are just a few of the capabilities that have made Google Plus escalate to number #2 position for yours truly of social technologies to enjoy nowadays.

2012 75

Google Plus and Twitter – How They Work for Me Hand in Hand


It’s been over a month since I first started making use of Google Plus. No, I haven’t given up on Google Plus either.

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Google Me! Your New Business Card


It even lists my Google Profile. And I still keep using, and relying, quite heavily on Bump , if anything other than Google Me!

Google Plus and The Enterprise – What’s The Deal?


And lately, my mind has been buzzing with how my overall experience with the external Social Web has changed rather dramatically thanks to Google Plus.

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Measuring Economic Impact of Using Cloud-Based Services: Google Apps

Portals and KM

They also found that users familiar with cloud-based personal email transitioned more smoothly to using Google Apps at work. offerings.

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Blog>> Google Finally Comes Out of the Closet on Taxonomies

Green Chameleon

So for the longest while, Google has been the boogie bear of taxonomists, with senior executives lying in wait to pounce on innocent taxonomy projects with the battle cry “why do we need a taxonomy, let’s just get Google!” ” Is that taxonomy work or is that taxonomy work? The times they are a changing

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Place is a Tag: How Your Phone Should Work

Alchemy of Change

Diigo geo-tag geoloqi Google Google Maps GPS iPhone local meridian search semantic Wikipedia Windows PhoneGet ready for the geo-tag - and a revolution in the way you use your phone to search the places around you! Contextual Computing Local Android crowd-source

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Official Google Blog: Google Friend Connect: now available


Google Friend Connect is now available in beta to any webmaster looking to add a "dash of social" to his or her site. Tags: cp2tech02 tools socialweb google web2.0 socialnetworks socialsoftware 2008

Google Enhances the Discussion Capabilities in Google Docs - I Like It

Michael Sampson - Currents

So today we’re introducing a better way to provide document feedback—discussions in Google Docs. This is game-changing for Google.

How to Cope with Google Friend Connect’s Untimely Demise

Online Social Networking

In case you haven’t heard, “Friend Connect will be retired March 1, 2012,” says Google. This is not pleasant news for those websites that have sizable Google Friend Connect communities and whose community members have opted to receive newsletters from the site. Google Ploy. I’m using both of them.

Social Media Online Courses and Training

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Work around challenges of automating Google Plus. Course Online Communities social media Training campaign Facebook google plus online strategy Twitter workshop Shares My online courses are on Udemy – please scroll down to “teaching” – to join the 3000+ social media students undertaking my courses! Shares.

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Adding email notification to Google Forms and Google Spreadsheets

Learning Alliances

Here’s a picture of what it does: Adding email notifications to a Google Form and a Google Spreadsheet. Click here to add one now.’

Google, Amazon - Whisple?

The Bumble Bee

Read my article about Whisple Google, Amazon - Whisple? New Technologies

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Place-Based Networks: A New Kind of Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Contextual Computing Local Android Facebook Google iPad iPhone location mapping mobile place Place-Based Networks social networksPlace-Based Networks are mobile social networks that help you connect with other people based on your shared interest in a place.

2012 114

The Truth Machine: The Lie Detector in Your Next Pair of Glasses

Alchemy of Change

Humanity & Soulfulness augmented reality Google Glass lie detector truth video

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Celebrate Community Manager Appreciation Day 2012 with Dell (and Me) on Google+

Managing Communities

In honor of this event, Dell will be hosting an hour long Google+ Hangout on their Google+ profile, starting at 1 PM ET (UTC/GMT -5). photo credit: Dell’s Official Flickr Page The third annual Community Manager Appreciation Day, originally started by Jeremiah Owyang, will be celebrated on January 23.

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We Are The Filter Bubble

Alchemy of Change

Emotionally Intelligent curation Facebook Google Information Networker Internet Filter Bubble social networks TwitterComputer algorithms aren't the only thing contributing to the "Internet Filter Bubble." Who we choose to connect with in our social networks deeply affects who is "curating" the content we consume.

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2013 Fortune 500 Expand and Branch Out in Social Media: Google+, Instagram, ?Foursquare and Pinterest

Portals and KM

Big Companies Get Excited About Google+, Instagram,? Additionally, Google+, Foursquare and Instagram were added for the first time this year.

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Attempted Gaming of Google on Mother’s Day

Portals and KM

Last month the New York Times ran th e article, Trying to Game Google on ‘Mother’s Day Flowers , that demonstrates the unintended consequences of Google’s approach to search. Of course, Google remains the gold standard of Web search but this is in part, because of its constant watch for cheaters.    

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Looking at the Toyota Recall Through the Darwin Awareness Engine™ and Google Search and News

Portals and KM

  Now search is great when you know what you are looking for and I use Google search every day for this purpose.