Wednesday, 4 January 2017

How Elon Musk could use Google+ with Twitter

Note: This article gives an example of how a well known twitter user (such as +Elon Musk) could use +Google+ in combination with Twitter.

The same process could be employed by any high-profile twitter user to take advantages of some unique +Google+ features.

Let's dive in ...

Monday, 19 December 2016

Why can't we see who quoted a tweet?

I'm interested in user journeys online.

Especially journeys born out of user interactions.

Friday, 16 December 2016

How to make a private post on Google+

Making a private post on Google+ is easy, but like everything it's only easy once you know how!

Here's how to do it. 

Post privately to individuals on Google+ using a special Collection

Using Google+ to communicate privately more often?

You should do as it's much better than email.

If you are, or want to try to, you should consider using a "special collection" for private posts.

I wrote a spoof article about this a while ago which I called "OUTBOX by Google".

The picture here is what my outbox looks like. Here is a link to it: for you (and for everyone else) the link will give an error because it's MY outbox.

It is where I write all my private posts to people.

Friday, 28 October 2016

When to JOIN a Google Photos link

I've written previously about using Google Photos for image distribution.

When using Google Photo links visitors will see a big JOIN button, but it's not really obvious if or when people need to click that invitingly named button.