For example, every U.S. presidential primary candidate has agreed to participate in live Hangouts – video chats that can be conducted from a mobile phone or computer – with voters. Even professors are taking advantage of the social network’s features and are holding virtual office hours.
Community guides, which are divided by category, are available now. Google+ is still relatively new in the social media world and the best way to learn about its benefits is through trial and error and inspiration from others.
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Jennifer Beese: Jennifer Beese has worked as a community manager and social media strategist. When she’s not writing, you can find her studying anatomy and physiology—she literally has a skeleton in her closet—or under the stars with her telescope.