SEO is Irrelevant

SEO is Irrelevant

Ok calm down, stop screaming at the screen, I can’t actually hear you when you do that you know? Yes I mean it SEO is irrelevant. Social Content Optimization (SCO) is the future. Want proof of this, look no further than Google’s own efforts at social – Google Plus. They are trying to make it [...]

Why It’s Ok That You Don’t Like Google Plus

Why It’s Ok That You Don’t Like Google Plus

Its been about 9 months since I joined Google Plus – I got early entry the week it launched, before the initial rush of excitement was over. I really thought it had potential. There was this great thing called Hangouts and a group texting service called Huddles (later renamed as Messenger) and the threaded conversations [...]

Google + Brand pages Launch to mixed reception

Google + Brand pages Launch to mixed reception

After three months of waiting Google + Brand pages have launched. Businesses were told that the wait was necessary as Google wanted to get the brand pages right, so that there would be a great user experience for both the brands and the regular users. Google + Brand Pages: Not Worth The Wait After all [...]

Is Google + little more than an Echo?

Is Google + little more than an Echo?

I was browsing Google + earlier today and came across an interesting comment by Michael Brito – “I have no idea of what to share here on Google+” he wrote. It struck me as a very good observation on the platform and on Social Networks in general. Of course quite a few people weighed in [...]

Why Twitter not Facebook will feel the effect of Google Plus

Why Twitter not Facebook will feel the effect of Google Plus

Google Plus is the newest social effort from the Google empire. I was never a fan of Google Wave or Buzz and felt that Google had missed the point of social completely with both of them. However, from what I have seen from the Google Plus demo this incarnation has real potential. Google Plus – [...]