5 Great Google+ Features

After all the begging and the waiting, I finally got an invitation to Google+ and frankly, I must say that I am very impressed with what they have done so far! And though many people are comparing Google+ to Facebook, I can already tell how different they are from the smallest details and features.

Google Plus

Google Plus

So, what are the features that make Google+ this attractive? And why is it being called the “social backbone” of the web these days?

  • Circles: Google has come up with the exclusive concept of circles — you can create a circle of contacts that are family, friends, work friends, former co-workers and so on. With these circles, you can define who gets to see what kind of updates. If you are a Facebook user, you will see that this features is still unavailable and rolling it out now is a bit too late!
  • Hangout: It is essentially group video chat done in a unique and different way; all you need to do is click on the Hangout button and invite members of a certain group by sending them a notification. Moreover, Google uses its own platform to perform this rather than a third party.

Intel’s Visual Life Campaign

“The people you know, the places you visit, the things that inspire you… together, these represent your unique Visual Life, and we want to celebrate it! People from around the world have uploaded photos and videos giving us a peek inside their visual lives.” From Intel’s Website

Share Your Visual Life

Share Your Visual Life

Ad agency, Amsterdam Worldwide, unveiled a series of blogger films, called “Visual Life,” for technology brand Intel back in January 2011. The series showcased top bloggers discussing how they use technology and how it has transformed their work.

Campaign Idea & Buzz:

The first video of the series documented the work of fashion blogger and photographer Scott Schumann, The Sartorialist. The video generated around a quarter of a million views in its first two weeks and has been viewed more than 850,000 times on YouTube and the Intel site, helping increase Intel’s YouTube channel views by 200%.

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T-Mobile’s Angry Birds Live

With a combination of creative online and offline advertising, T-Mobile demanded customer attention and got it using the one and only Angry Birds!

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10 Worst Things about Facebook [Part 2]

Welcome to part 2 of the 10 worst things about Facebook that you should keep an eye out for:

10 Worst Things about Facebook [Part 1]

10 Worst Things about Facebook [Part 1]

And yet another Facebook redesign!

I have recently deactivated my Facebook account and frankly, I feel a relief I never experienced since I set up my Facebook account sometime back in 2007. Therefore, I will be sharing with you the 10 worst things about Facebook that you should keep an eye out for:

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Google’s “Dear Sophie” Bring Tears to Youtube

"The Web Is What You Make It" is Google's new campaign for its Chrome browser.

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10 Tested Tips to Ensure the Success of Your Social Media Campaigns

10 Tested Tips to Ensure the Success of Your Social Media Campaigns

Avatarize Yourself

For today's post, we will be listing for you the 10 top reasons for the success of social media campaigns using our analysis of the highest success rated campaigns we have discussed so far.

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3 Seriously Addictive iPhone & iPod Games!

3 Seriously Addictive iPhone & iPod Games!

Mega Jump Snapshot

No one can claim that things are going smooth around the world; with all the demonstrations, climate changes, unemployment problems and personal issues, each and every one of us has a full plate! However, we simply can’t work, follow up with the new and/or worry all the time without unwinding every now and then. Therefore,...

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Now you can b**** about your job on Facebook & get away with it!

Now you can b**** about your job on Facebook & get away with it!

And You Have Precedence for a Case

As soon as Facebook use became ubiquitous we started hearing about more and more people who have lost their jobs due to the service. There are plenty of stories, from those caught skipping work to attend a Halloween party to those who just unloaded on their boss after a bad day. Although people tend to be careless, they are still...

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10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.12]

Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself! Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our twelfth list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

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