G+ Veriﬁed Page or Proﬁle By Emilie Alba -‐ February, 20th 2012 -‐
What is it
Veriﬁed Name Sign
Why is it interesCng?
To appear on the “What’s Hot On G+” secCon and be visible by a large number of people interested in your subjects.
To get your name found in “+name” search.
Why is it important for businesses? • It ensures that the proﬁle or page is linked to a real business or person. The page content should be in relaCon to the Ctle of the page. Changing the Ctle of the page re-‐launches G+ veriﬁcaCon from scratch, which delays the process.
How it works ? • “Veriﬁed Names” are aUributed to people or businesses present in large numbers of circles. • No request or applicaCon processes: Google contacts you directly if your proﬁle/page is eligible.
Some advice to get more chance to be eligible • Link your website to your G+ page/proﬁle in the “recommended link” secCon. • Embed the G+ bu=on on your website • Share quality content • Build up your circles • Increase your followers For more informaCon read our slideshare “Get your hotel eligible for G+ Direct Connect”