If you are not a web programmer or don’t have those innate skills on understanding and operating new social media websites like myself, this “Google+ 101” slideshow might be beneficial to you.
As the Google+ site is still in the “testing” phase and you need an invite to join, the author of this slideshow will send you an invite for sharing the link, like I have done.
I am still determining if I want to use Google+ as a personal or professional page, I am beginning to lean towards professional as I have had much success with my new Twitter page and my professional blogging. If you do end up joining, let’s get together and be in each others professional “Circle”. as I am guessing the new phrase is going to be….“GOOGLE+ ME!”
Here is what you will learn in the slideshow:
Google+ is the latest in social media innovation offering a series of tools to help you stay connected with the people/ things you care about.
Step 1: Set up a Google+ profile
Step 2: Integrating your Picasa photo album(s) (if you have one)
Step 3: Establishing your “Circles”
Step 4: Checking your privacy settings
Step 5: Adding your contacts
Step 6: Organizing a “Huddle”
Step 7: Mastering the “Hangout”
There is additional information on +Streams, +Circles, and +Sparks. Also, you will learn how to get started chatting, hooking up to your mobile phone, and sending a private message. At the end, there is a great Google+ Cheat sheet for fast learning.
Please click the link below to start the slideshow: