Join Bobby Owsinski for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up a band or artist page, part of Google+ for Musicians and Bands.
Google + makes it possible to set up a…dedicated page specifically for an artist, band, or brand.…This isn't as cool as it could…be, since the customization possibilities are still limited.…But it's evolving just like everything else on Google+.…Here's what to do to get started. Sign in to your Google account and…then go to google.com/+/business. If you use Gmail, then you…already have a Google account, but you're not obliged to use it.…You can also create a new account by going to accounts.google.com…You now have to select which category you fit in to.…
This one might be a little difficult in that most artists,…bands, engineers, and producers find many categories that seem to work.…To make the decision even more difficult, each main…category has sub-categories that concievably can work as well.…Don't over-think this and…just pick Arts, Entertainment, and Sports.…After you choose the primary category, then…select the subcategory that suits you best.…These subcategories are dependent on the main category you choose.…
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- Setting up a band or artist page
- Navigating the stream
- Posting on Google+
- Setting up Google+ Hangouts