Learn what Google+ circles are and how they can benefit your business
Now that our business is set up on Google+,…it's time to start exploring Google+ a little bit…and interacting with some other users.…The first concept that I'd like to talk about…is the concept of circles and following people on Google+.…So from our Google+ business homepage,…I'm going to navigate to the left side navigation…and click on People.…This is where we could start following some people…on Google+, similar to how you would follow somebody…on Facebook or Twitter, but on Google+,…instead of just following them, you actually add them…to a circle.…
Circles in Google+ provide users with a way…to categorize people into different groups.…So you can look at posts from all of the people…that you follow, regardless of what circle they're in,…or you could look at only the posts from people…within a specific circle.…So you can see on this page we have some circles…at the bottom, and these are the default circles…that were created for us by Google+.…We have the Customer circle, VIPs, and Team members.…Now, we could go ahead, and we could find people…
Discover why Google+ is so crucial to businesses and exactly what goes into a great Google+ business page. Explore the social media platform's community, including Google+ circles, and find out how to develop engaging posts, use notifications and Google Insights to measure engagement, and manage comments and reviews.
- Why Google+?
- Creating a Google+ business page
- Adding photos to your profile
- Participating in the Google+ community, including circles
- Posting to Google+
- Commenting on Google+
- Using Google Insights
- Managing reviews
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 02/28/2018. What changed?
A: A new video was added that covers how to leverage Google+ events.
1. Getting to Know Google+
2. Configuring Google My Business
Adding business information4m 49s
3. Getting Started with Google+
4. Discovering the Google+ Community
5. Posting to Google+
6. Configuring Google+ Settings
Profile and stream settings4m 10s
7. Optimizing Google+ for Business
Next steps1m 12s
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