34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011

Webbiquity

Google+ (or Google Plus) is many different things, depending on who you ask. It’s the fastest-growing social network ever. It’s the tool Google will use to beat Facebook. It’s a pain in the arse because it’s yet another social network to join.

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The Best 2017 Networking Events for Marketers

Hubspot

At some point in one's life and career, it seems that networking events have earned a bit of a shabby image. 15 Networking Events for Marketers in 2017. Attend this event if you: Really don't like networking events, as this one pushes every boundary it can. Go forth, and network.

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13 Networking Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

Hubspot

But there are ways to make networking less of a chore. It starts with reflecting on your current networking habits and learning where you might be making mistakes. 13 Networking Mistakes You Need to Stop Making. 1) You're waiting to build your network until you need it most.

54 Pearls of Marketing Wisdom from HubSpot

Webbiquity

The inbound marketing experts at HubSpot along with Jeff Ente of Who’s Blogging What have just published an outstanding collection of social media insights, 54 Pearls of Marketing Wisdom by “26 of the world’s best marketing experts.”

What You Missed Last Month in Google

Hubspot

And, according to MozCast , indications of a big change in Google’s algorithm can be described as “hot and stormy.”. The tricky part, it seems, is keeping up with all things Google: the algorithm, the new features, and what people are searching for the most. June News About Google.

87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012

Webbiquity

30% of the world’s entire population is now online, and social networking is the most popular and time consuming online activity—with users spending more than one fifth (22%) of their time engaging on social media channels. Social networks and blogs In the U.S HubSpot ).

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The 23 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions for Digital Marketers

Webbiquity

Google Review Count: 332. Google Review Count: 319. A productivity extension for Google Chrome that helps you stay focused on work by restricting the amount of time you can spend on time-wasting websites. Google Review Count: 245. Google Review Count: 230.

Which Social Networks Should You Focus On? Here Are 6 Ways to Find Out

Hubspot

As each new social network pops up, many people feel the pressure to be on every single one. So how can you figure out which networks your customers are using? Ask them to rate the networks they use the most. Google Forms.

'Boring' Companies Succeeding on Social Media, Google+ for Business, and More in HubSpot Content This Week

Hubspot

New social networks pop up every day. So take a few minutes to catch up on the most important HubSpot content in social media and web design in the past week. An Introduction to Google+ for Business. 10 Deadly Reasons Most Websites Fail from HubSpot All-in-one Marketing Software.

How SEO's Future Affects Inbound, Seth Godin Talks Google, and More in HubSpot Content This Week

Hubspot

You''ll also get some insights regarding just what exactly the future holds for SEO, and what the heck is going on over at Google. How to Hack Google Plus for SEO Value. Ah, Google+: the other social network -- or is it?

Pinterest vs. Google+: Which New Social Network Is Worth Marketers' Time?

Hubspot

They started as social networks meant for people to talk to people, not companies to talk to consumers. And just when we got comfortable with this whole social media marketing thing -- BOOM! -- out comes Google+ , followed shortly thereafter by Pinterest. Google+.

Google's AMP: A Marketer's Guide to Accelerated Mobile Pages

Hubspot

In fact, data from HubSpot Research revealed that a whopping 33% of respondents use their smartphone as their primary device for internet use. Unsurprisingly, Google has responded to the growth of mobile search by launching The AMP Project , or Accelerated Mobile Pages.

8 Interesting Things You Probably Didn't Know About Google's Algorithm

Hubspot

But think about this: Google has really been around for over two decades. I mean, they get us our search results, after all.But how does Google's algorithm work? 8 Fun Facts About Google's Algorithm. 1) Google’s overall algorithm has had one name since 2013: Hummingbird.

B2B Marketing Stats from HubSpot’s Marketing Data Box

Webbiquity

HubSpot last week released the Marketing Data Box , a 3.4 Slide 25: Google use is still higher than Facebook. adults say they use Google in a typical week (60%) than have a Facebook page (43%).&#

How the HubSpot CMO Screens for Top Marketing Talent

Hubspot

Odds are, these prospects are typing those same questions into Google. Reach means they have a knack for growing their network by creating a gravitational attraction to what they do -- and people want to follow their work.

15 Examples of B2B Google+ Pages & Why They Stand Out From The Rest

KoMarketing Associates

A recent study from Searchmetrics revealed that the growth rate of Google+ shares was approximately 18.5% Even though Facebook remains the primary social platform among users, the growing influence of Google+ cannot be understated. Google+ Page: https://plus.google.com/+GE/about.

32 B2B Marketers to Add to Your Google Plus Circles

KoMarketing Associates

Building a network in Google+ could be the next critical tactic when it relates to B2B search engine optimization and broader social media initiatives. Recent data analysis from Moz illustrates a positive correlation between Google+ activity and search visibility.

The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

Webbiquity

Active across social networks, Cindy leads Microsoft’s small- to midsized-business sales and marketing efforts as Vice President U.S. Ory is Policy Manager Africa for Google in Nairobi, and co-founder of Mzalendo/Ushahidi.

HubSpot Announces Social Inbox: An Integrated App to Make Social Media Personal Again

Hubspot

At HubSpot, we’ve been using social media as part of our inbound marketing strategy since before Twitter was born and back when Facebook was only accessible to students. We''re calling it Social Inbox , and it will roll out to all HubSpot customers in early June.

Google Launches Dramatic Redesign of Google+, Emphasizing Context and Content Discovery

Hubspot

You may have caught wind of some of the announcements coming out of the Google I/O conference over the past couple of days. What''s New With Google+? Here''s what''s new and exciting about the Google+ redesign: 1) Consistency Across Devices.

A Few Quick SEO Wins Your Google+ Page Needs

Hubspot

The recent departure of Google+ creator Vic Gundotra from Google has led to speculation that the social network will be undergoing some changes in the coming year. Beginning today, HubSpot customers will be able to publish directly to their Google+ pages using Social Inbox.

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The 24 Best Visual Content Creation Tools

Webbiquity

Google Review Count: 366. Showcase reviews: B2B PR Sense Blog, BuzzBlogger, Entrepreneur, Express Writers, HubSpot (Content), Inc., Google Review Count: 259. 3) Google Charts. Google Review Count: 249. Google Review Count: 236. Google Review Count: 235.

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With Social Media Networks Constantly Changing, How Can You Keep Up?

Hubspot

But something occurred to us here in the HubSpot blogging team boiler room as this was happening: How do marketers keep up with all this stuff? If you''re a marketer you''re also no doubt dealing with Twitter , LinkedIn , and YouTube , and maybe Google+ , Pinterest , Instagram , and others.

The 28 Best Web Design Tools

Webbiquity

Google Review Count: 354. Google Review Count: 344. 3) Google Fonts. Google Review Count: 330. Google offers an extensive collection of open source fonts you can explore, sort, and test for use in more than 135 languages. ” — HubSpot. HubSpot.

The Ultimate Google+ Cheat Sheet

Hubspot

Google+ is growing like crazy. In fact, it is the fastest growing social network ever. Just as with any other social network, marketers have a lot to learn and do. In this post, we've compiled the best content about Google+ from all across the web. Who is on Google+?

Does Google Think Your Website Is Spam?

Hubspot

And we all know how Google hates spam. Spammers simply don’t dedicate the time to build relationships with people and, thus, are rarely found in social networks. Google is not a fan of excessive ads on websites, and they'll ding you for it. What Then, Does Google Care About?

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Dear HubSpot: I Have to Market My New Business. Where Do I Start?

Hubspot

Dear HubSpot is a weekly column that we do to answer people''s most burning questions about inbound. Dear HubSpot, I''ve got an excellent business idea for a career consulting service. What would they search for on Google, Bing, or Yelp that would bring them to your website?

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What the Death of Google Reader REALLY Means

Hubspot

Pack your bags, Google Reader. For those of you who didn't catch wind of the news last week, Google has made the decision to retire its RSS feed reading platform after eight years, effective July 1. The move by Google makes a lot of sense. Social Networks Get More News Centric.

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Google+ Announces Gmail Integration

Hubspot

As 2012 is winding down the major social networks are rolling out major changes and improvements. The most recent update comes courtesy of Google+. One of Google's most powerful marketing platforms outside of their core search engine is Gmail. Connect with HubSpot

Will Google+ Overtake Facebook? [Data]

Hubspot

Last month, Google Co-Founder Larry Page noted that Google+ had amassed over 40 million users since its launch just 4 months prior. Then again, Google Buzz had 9 million posts within 56 hours of its release.and we all know what happened to Google Buzz.

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8 Simple Tips to Siphon SEO Value From Google+ [SlideShare]

Hubspot

This post contains excerpts from our ebook, A Practical Guide to Improving SEO with Google+. After all, where do you find the time to cultivate yet another social community, and why would you do so on Google+ if you’re not entirely sure it’s worth it?

How to Insert Google Calendar Invites in Your Marketing Emails

Hubspot

Conferences, workshops, product launches, webinars, networking hours -- they''re essential. Insert a Google calendar invite right in your next email! How to Insert Google Calendar Invites Into Your Emails. The last part of your Google Calendar event URL is the "Where" section.

An Introduction to 7 of the Most Popular Social Networks for Business

Hubspot

People expect different type of content on each social media network. Not only does that mean the content you post to each network needs to be unique; it might also mean that you shouldn't be hopping on every single social network out there to meet your company's business goals.

How Social Media, Content Transform Marketing from Expense to Investment

Webbiquity

online or print advertising, trade shows, telemarketing, direct mail) according to research from HubSpot. Social Networking: whether on an individual or corporate account basis, a social network grows over time as credibility is established.

Google's Biggest Social Search Update Yet Features Google+ Content

Hubspot

Google+ is changing the web, even if you don't want it to. Now, more than ever, it's critical for your business to create and build its presence on the new social network. But hey, if you don't want to take it from us, another search update from Google today might help to convince you.

Why Google's Hummingbird Algorithm Is Perfect for Inbound Marketers

Hubspot

This post originally appeared on Inbound Ecommerce , the brand new ecommerce section of the HubSpot Inbound Marketing blog. You may have heard the news by now: Google has rolled out a new algorithm for all search results.

10 Awesome Google+ Presentations to View Today

Hubspot

of Google's new social network, Google+. Unfortunately, unlike Google's other attempts at achieving social networking success, given its quick success, it seems like Google might actually be onto something this time with Google+. Google+ is here.

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Google+ Now Allows Pages to Interact With All Users, Analytics Coming Soon

Hubspot

Given its impact on Google search , it's been hard for marketers to ignore Google+ as a social media player. That being said, the social network still left something to be desired. Google+ Enables More Engagement Opportunities for Business Pages.

5 Google+ Tricks to Dominate Google Search Results

Hubspot

There are a number of ways using Google+ for marketing can have a beneficial impact on your business' search engine optimization efforts. Because Google is so eager to provide plenty of incentives for people to actively use the network, it has tied the platform very closely to all of its Google Search features as well. In fact, because of the strong connection between Google+ and Google Search, businesses can't afford not to create and maintain a Google+ page.

30 Resources to Learn the Art of Writing Google+ Posts

Writtent

Are you pretty clueless when it comes to Google+? Recent studies reveal that the social network has pretty much come out of nowhere to register 1.15 The Art of Writing Great Google+ Posts. 9 Sure-fire Formulas for Creating Engaging Google+ Posts. Google+ SEO.