How to – Google+ Communities

By | December 8th, 2012|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , |

This week Google+ introduced Communities - which are much like Facebook Groups, a place where you can gather together with like-minded people and chat about chosen topics. The Google Official Blog tells us that the options are as follows. Public or private membership to support all kinds of groups—from topics and interests to local neighborhoods to regular poker nights Discussion categories to find the conversations you care about most The option to start hangouts and plan events with community members The ability to share with your community from any +1 button across the web Anyone can create a community on anything they like, and invite people to join. How to start a Google+ community This is quite simple to create as we saw yesterday with so many invites for communities coming through it was overwhelming, but if you need help follow these instructions. Go to the communities icon on the left Click the red button on the top right (create a community) Make it public or private - and name the community. Click create a community Now its created you have a number [...]