Monthly Archives: August 2012

Custom URLs for Verified Google+ Profile & Pages 2

Google just enabled custom URL’s for Google Plus profile & pages. Custom Google+ page addresses were moved out like Britney Spears her Google+ page custom URL. See here: https://plus.google.com/+britneyspears/posts

Limited number of profiles included by Google are the footballer David Beckham, actor Hugh Jackman, singer Britney Spears, and Japanese car maker Toyota, It’s not clear yet how Google is choosing who is “verified” and who isn’t.

Google+ is planning to offer custom URLs to more Google+ users eventually, but not clear up till now. You’ll be able to make a similar change to your own Google+ URL, too, which will Continue Reading

Google Search Results Include Gmail 1

Sometimes Gmail messages information will mix in with web results when people sign up and do Google searches. No need to worry, store as today Google released a “field trial” in search results, ambulance after a search, you’ll find matching messages appearing along the right-side of your screen.

This is protection against personal information perhaps being exposed accidentally to those who might be nearby, such as looking over your shoulder.

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You can drill-down further by clicking on a message appearing at right-side, making it appear within Google search, with a further option to open it within Gmail. Using Continue Reading

Facebook Sharing User Stories Through New Portal 1

Taking into consideration how social networking has gained significant reputation in building a brand, Facebook has converted its social Facebook Stories app to a full-fledged website. Based on a monthly theme, FacebookStories.com will put up videos and stories of how FB has made a difference in people’s lives.

Social networking is regarding connecting with your old friends, network or circle, irrespective of where they might be. In a proposal to bring back that human touch on Facebook, the first video story on the theme remembering is that of 29-year-old Mayank Sharma from Delhi, who has been using the social Continue Reading