Google Plus – the spine of all things Google
You need to sign up for Google Plus to
use Google Handouts.
Sign up by clicking on the Plus in the
black bar at the top of your email.
Sign up and set up your profile
Say a little bit about who you are and what
you’re into. Choose a profile photo, throw in
some fun facts, and even add some bragging
rights. Your Google+ profile helps friends and
family recognize you across Google.
Create circles and add people to your circles
Add friends and family to Circles
to see what they’re sharing.
Circles help you share with just
the people -- whether you’re
sending an inside joke to your
family or sharing that unbelievable
photo with everyone.
Google+ is about
When you find an
interesting post, you
can show your
dding a comment or
Share something new, whether it’s a photo, a
video, a link, or whatever else is on your mind
with the public, a circle or specific people.
Join a community to engage with your interests
Some of the world’s most
creative and inspiring minds
are on Google+, posting their latest ideas,
videos, and photos on the topics you’re into.
Add your favorite musicians, writers, athletes
and entertainers to see what they’re saying right
now, or join Communities that match your
Start or join a Hangout
Bring your conversations to
life by starting or joining a
Hangout. Connect with friends
across computers, Android and
Apple devices. Turn any Hangout into a live
video call with up to 10 friends or simply search
for a contact to start a voice call from your