Latest SM platform offering a series of tools to help you connect with the people your network. It has features that are similar to what you find in facebook, but with different names. Stream = News Feed
Starting Google+ AccountOpen an Account - Fill in required informationCreate a Profile – Add profile Picture, enter school/work informationAdd people who are already using Google+ to circles from gmail/hotmail/yahoo
Are your friend groups You become friends with someone by adding them to a circle Unlike facebook is not shared relationship Someone adds you in order to share with you, but you may or may not share with them based on your circles New feature this week is sharing your circles- can show other people your cirlces if you like. Similar to “lists” function on twitterCircles are similar to non- twitter- you can give information to others, but they don’t give info to you unless you are in their circles .
Just like this slide we saw earlier, you can view the stream from each individual circle group or from all together. Also at the top is the share box, similar to the update box on facebook.
ASAE will be adding to our pages soon!
Google+ PlatformsThere is only an actual Google+ App for iPhones and AndroidsOther mobile devices can only access Google+ using regular browsers and use messenger via SMS text messaging.
What is Google+?<br />News feed<br />Your friends<br />Circles<br />
How to set-up an account<br />Go to Google.com/+ <br />No longer need an invite to join<br />Do not need Gmail account, but do need google profile<br />Asked to fill out profile and share you information<br />Link to other Google products like Picasa, gChat and gReader<br />
Setting Up a Google+ Account<br />Create a Profile<br />
Setting Up a Google+ Account<br />Additional Profile Information<br />Go to ww.google,.com/+<br />Add Contacts to Circles<br />