Chapter 10 Google+

What is it?

Google+ is Google’s attempt at breaking into the social media platform marketplace. It’s worth noting that it’s not Google’s first attempt (there was Google Buzz and Google Wave before this), but it has been its most successful venture in this space to date.

Now, depending on where you are in the world, you may find that Google+ has more or less visibility to you. In the US, Google+ has achieved a lot of traction – for many people it’s their social media platform of choice. Other countries have been slower to get on board. Having said that, I believe Google+ has been the fastest-growing social network ever and in 12 months has ...

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