Getting Started With Circles In Google+

Circles are Googgle Plus’s system for organizing the people you want to share with. You can organize people into groups like “Family”, “friend”and “co-workers”. You may share with everyone, a small group or one person. Instructions

Google Plus Notifications

Unfortunately when you start with Google+ the default notification settings are to send you an email every time anything happens in your stream. I do not like this at all so I went to the Google+ and I turned off all email notification. There is enough noise in email as it is and Google has…

Plus 1

+1 is just a like button for a webpage or post. + 1’s are displayed on the page or post and also in your profile.¬†

Profiles

Google Profiles is actually a very old, at least a couple of years. Choose and control what you want others to know about you. You can share more with some Circles than others. Google has made your privacy number one business. You control who sees what. About Profiles Some people including myself are using profiles…

Hangouts

Hangout simply put is video chat on¬†steroids. You can do collaboration, business meetings or just hang out with your friends. It is my plan to do this with the group soon when we’re all at home or elsewhere.

Google Plus Photos

Upload and share photos with others easily. The drag and drop interface make share a truly seemless experience. You can post photos to your stream or share with a single Circle. You can also do a photo post directly from your phone. More on photos

Stream

Stream is the space where all of the share content is displayed. Both yours and content that is shared with you by others. Text, links, pictures, video and location markers are all there. All about the Stream