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Google+, Life, the Universe, & Everything (Google)

Mark Traphagen from Stone Temple Consulting will talk about the maturing of Google's social vision as G+ enters its fourth year. He will cover how deeply integrated its' become in all of Google, why Google considers it a smashing success even if pundits don't, where it fits into Google's plans for the semantic search age, and most importantly, how marketers and businesses can take advantage to increase their reach and visibility. 

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  • A former member
    A former member

    google teaching was what I needed to hear

    September 11, 2014

  • Phil B.

    As usual, Mark Traphagen is a Google teaching machine!

    September 10, 2014

  • BBeantown

    Hey Mark, thanks for the informative presentation. Another solid SEO gathering.

    September 1, 2014

  • Leah

    Helpful & unexpected info! As usual it means I have a lot more work ahead. But thanks anyway, Mark. :-)

    August 27, 2014

  • Lynne

    Thanks for the great presentation, Mark. I'm looking to see how to set up a g+ business page without having to provide my address. Once that's figured out, I can proceed to do nothing (just like I do with Facebook and Twitter). Thanks also to Frank for handling the hangout.

    August 27, 2014

  • Brenda

    Thanks Mark for opening my eyes. I learned a lot, but so much more I need to know! Have to try and figure out which social media to prioritize and the best bang for the buck!

    August 26, 2014

    • Mark T.

      Glad it got you thinking, Brenda.

      August 27, 2014

  • Marla

    The presentation was very informative. Thanks Mark!

    August 26, 2014

    • Mark T.

      Thanks, Marla!

      August 27, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Learn more about Google + and will be incorporating it.I did learn that each gmail account your cannot link google+ together all are separate. found out linking was very important. thanks. Mark.

    August 27, 2014

    • Mark T.

      Glad you found it helpful Marge!

      August 27, 2014

  • Pamela St. P.

    what's the youtube link? Audio on Google app is terrible!

    August 26, 2014

    • Frank C J.

      It's the same stream on Google and YouTube. However, you can ask questions on the Google page. I'll have to work on getting a better audio feed for future events.

      August 26, 2014

    • Pamela St. P.

      Thanks Frank. I tried on YouTube too. Audio not any better... not sure why I thought it might be :) Again, thanks to all of you for bringing this together tonight. My fault for not being able to get there live...

      August 26, 2014

  • Shannon

    Can't attend physically, will this meet-up be available as a google+ live stream?

    August 24, 2014

  • Frank C J.

    Here's the link for when we get started:

    August 26, 2014

  • Debbie

    I sure wish I could attend this meetup! Will be working. Will this topic be taught again?!!

    August 25, 2014

  • Julia C.

    Sorry, working late today. See you all at next meet up.

    August 20, 2014

  • Bill D

    Is this meeting being held on Vogsphere and Mark is going to read Vogon poetry to us?
    For those that haven't a clue what we are talking about Google "The Hitcher's guide to the Galaxy." An altogether remarkable book. Remember, Don't Panic.
    P.S. Marks' presentations are always great. I suggest you Don't Miss It.

    2 · August 18, 2014

    • Mark T.

      “The Somebody Else's Problem field is much simpler and more effective, and what's more can be run for over a hundred years on a single torch battery. This is because it relies on people's natural disposition not to see anything they don't want to, weren't expecting, or can't explain.”

      August 18, 2014

    • Mark T.

      Basically my whole talk next week.

      August 18, 2014

  • E.Dieter M.

    With a title like that, I better bring a towel.

    2 · August 18, 2014

    • Mark T.

      I hope I don't reduce you to tears Dieter!

      August 18, 2014

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