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Google Now Showing Tweets

This has been a long time coming. We knew it was on the horizon and now it’s finally here. Tweets are now appearing in Google search result again after being missing for a few years. When it was announced in February, we went to work

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Google+ Killed iGoogle

There’s a story in the Washington Post that blames the death of iGoogle, the personalized homepage that Google created but didn’t really tell anyone about, on social media in general. It mentions Google+ as part of the problem but didn’t get the story exactly right.

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Four Quick Growth Stats About Google+

Yes, I know I’ve been on a Google+ kick lately, but it has been it’s like Michael Corleone in Godfather 3. “Every time I think I’m out they pull me back in.” Hopefully, I won’t have a heart attack immediately after saying the line the

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Google+ Has Big Bump in Monthly Active Users

Google has been less forthcoming about their numbers ever since they were scrutinized and ridiculed the last time they made bold statements about users. This time, they are cautiously optimistic. They’re not going to have another “mission accomplished” moment. The numbers, for what they’re worth,

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Check Your Google+ Pages for the Custom URL Option

If you’re like many who use Google+, you may not check your pages very often. With posting and monitoring tools out there, you might not log into your actual account very often. You should. Custom URLs are now available. For individual users, you should be

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LinkedIn Tops a Quarter Billion Users

The king of professional social networking reached a major milestone recently when they broke the 250 million user mark. Since going public in March, 2011, LinkedIn has had an up and down road. This can be expected from any social media site that goes public