Getting Started with Google+ Pages

Google+ pages are now accessible for businesses, and your schools should be in the mix.


In a recent webinar, three edSocialMedia team members discussed the potential power behind your organization’s Google+ page. Peter Baron, a co-founder of edSocialMedia and president of AdmissionsQuest, William Stites, Blogger-in-Chief of and Director of Technology at The Montclair Kimberley Academy, and Madeline Senkosky, edSocialMedia Community Manager talk about some of the current conversations around Google+ pages.


With the newest social network in its infancy, Google+ will continue to evolve. In the meantime, here are some current ideas and speculations.


Links and stories mentioned throughout the webinar

Developer Tools:
Getting started on Google+ pages

Create a circles badge
Add a +1 button
Third party management tools

References (Thank you to the reports below):
What Businesses & Brands Can Use Google Plus Pages For Now
Forget Facebook: 4 Reasons Your Company Needs a Google+ Page
Google Adds Google+ Posts and ‘Add to Circles’ Buttons to Search Results
SEO for Google+ Profiles and Pages
Bank Of America Just Had The Ultimate Social Media Fail


Thank our sponsors, AdmissionsQuest & Proof, for supporting this event.
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Madeline Riley

Madeline Riley was the Director of Publications at Stratton Mountain School, a ski and snowboard academy in southern Vermont. When she's not using social media, she's often doing something active, whether it be yoga, biking, and/or running.