Google's new social network keeps changing and growing. Check out recent improvements and expert advice for Google+ users.
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Google+ is missing one particularly important tool: a way to search Google+ content. The Google+ search box allows you to search for people's profiles, but not for posts that have been publicly shared. Through several Google Custom Search sites have been set up to allow searches of Google+ content, it's just as easy to use the operator site:plus.google.com after your search keywords. Doing so allows you to restrict a Google Search to Google+ content.
Social is a Business ImperativeThe use of social media for a host of business purposes is rising. Indeed, social is quickly moving from cutting edge to business basic. Organizations that have so far ignored social - either because they thought it was a passing fad or just didnít have the resources to properly evaluate potential use cases and products - must start giving it serious consideration.
Social is a Business ImperativeSocial media is critical in the age of digital business. How can IT help? First, work with the marketing team to set up social networking programs on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, at minimum. Then work to put social media sentiment analytics in place to measure success.
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