Google's new social network keeps changing and growing. Check out recent improvements and expert advice for Google+ users.
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Huddle, the Google+ group texting service, can now include a larger set of Circles. Initially, a Huddle could be initiated only with members of existing circles. While this is still the case for the iOS Google+ app, those accessing Google+ through a desktop browser or an Android device can now start huddles with Anyone and Extended Circles, in addition to the regular set of people in Circles.
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 didn’t 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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