AdWords Express – AdWords made simple for local businesses
Many of my clients use AdWords to promote their businesses both locally and nationally, and in many cases I help run their campaigns for them. This is mainly because setting up and using AdWords is daunting requiring much more than… more »
Google+ Pages for Businesses have arrived, find out how to set your own page up.
Yesterday Google announced the launch of Google+ Pages so we can finally setup a Google+ business page, but how do you go about it? It’s actually surprisingly simple and very similar to setting up your Google+ personal profile. Incidentally if you’ve not already… more »
Google+ is now open to all
Two good things happened this morning, the wind has dropped below 10mph here in Fife and at last Google+ has opened it’s doors to everyone. Just go to your Google home page, www.google.co.uk or www.google.com and follow the arrow… Don’t forget to add… more »
Who am I talking to?
Is it your right to be anonymous online? Google+ doesn’t think so. Anonymity online is a sensitive subject. In my view anonymity allows people to take actions without any sense of consequences or responsibility, generally never a good thing. Online you never… more »
With your online reputation everything counts
It really pains me to see others making basic mistakes when dealing with people online. Our reputation is everything! I met someone last week who said “I don’t really care what people think of me”. REALLY! You may get away with this attitude if… more »
Google+ is already being enhanced
So what’s new… There are 2 new features being released in the next week or so. Sharing a Google+ link in your Circles and +Snippets. When you click on a Google+ icon to like a site you will now have… more »
Has Twitter peaked as Google prepares its attack?
Is this the elephant in the room? Are Twitters days numbered? The new social media service from Google, Google+, must pose a serious threat to Twitter, why? read on. I know Google+ is in its infancy but already it’s positioning… more »
Google+ An executive summary
After just a few weeks Google+, Google’s new social network, has reached nearly 18 million users. There is no doubt that Google will make this work after several false starts like Buzz and Wave, but what exactly is it, and should… more »
Google+ for business, NOT YET! But it’s coming…
Google is planning to introduce Google+ for businesses before the year is out, allowing companies and brands to create profiles in Google+ without using individual accounts and workarounds. Business are being asked not to register with an individual account to… more »
Bing “Like” versus Google +1, things are getting social
So what’s been happening? Google has entered the social media foray with +1 which I’ll explain in a moment, and Bing teamed up with Facebook last year to offer friends opinions as part of search. On the face of it… more »