If you’re anything like me and you’re already balancing a busy work schedule combined with a busy social media life, the prospect of adding yet another social network to the list to have to learn, update, and manage can be a daunting one.
To help you avoid a steep learning curve, below you will find my picks for the best Google + tutorials out there right now.
And for those of you who are still contemplating whether or not you have the patience and the time to incorporate another social media site into your busy lives, read DNAinfo.com’s quick take on Google Plus: http://www.dnainfo.com/20110630/manhattan/eight-quick-thoughts-on-google-plus
1) What does it do? Let’s start with this great synopsis of what Google Plus can do. The folks over at CNET produced this helpful overview to get you started:
2) SET UP: Here’s a great guide to setting up your Google Plus account:
3) Now that you’re all set up, here’s a tutorial on using Circles and Groups in Google Plus: http://www.socialbrite.org/tag/google-plus-tutorial/
4)) For those of you who are especially ambitious, here are some additional tips for how to get the most out of your Google Plus experience: http://webtrickz.com/20-google-tips-to-enhance-your-google-plus-experience/
5) And last but not least, here’s a site that provides numerous tutorials and tips that should help provide you with guidance on everything from FAQ’s to how you can use Google Plus with other social media networks like Facebook and Twitter: http://www.googleplustutorials.com/