Join our #MarketingChat on Twitter and YouTube every Thursday at 4 p.m. ET. This week, we talked with Martin Shervington about ways to use Google+ for Business.
Martin Shervington is a consultant, speaker, trainer and coach on all things Google+. As the community manager for both Plus Your Life and Plus Your Business! his role is to support individuals and new businesses to use Google+.
With a post-grad in Organizational Psychology he often runs fun experiments to learn more about the power of Google+ and share the results back with the community so we can learn together. With over 700,000 followers, he leads the way with taking the benefits of Google+ out into the world, one conversation at a time.
Q1. Why should every small business be on G+ now?
Q2. What are the direct business benefits of being on Google+?
Q3. Do you need G+ if you are already on Facebook and Twitter?
Q4. Should a company engage as a brand or personal G+ page?
Q5. Do you think Google Hangouts have a role for businesses? How?
Q6. What do you think is the best G+ feature for a small business?
Q7. What tips would you give on making time on G+ profitable for a business?
Q8. What’s the best way to build your G+ community?
Q9. What is the best way to gain influence on G+?
Q10: Any final tips for using Google+ for business?