Picasa, the popular web photo album service by Google is finally going to be turned off by the company. Google has recently announced to move on from Picasa and focus entirely on single photo service i.e. Google Photos.
Keeping access to your Gmail data and being able to backup all important stuff is important. Email data of most of us contains important events of life, precious memories and sometimes very important and sensitive information.
In this lesson we’re rolling out the ability to generate and export a copy of your Gmail and Google Calendar data. We will make it very easy for you to understand how you can back up your data to keep a local copy or move to another service.
Chime, a Google Chrome extension lets you aggregate all your social profile and email notifications. It works for Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, Reddit and other popular social networking sites. As soon a new notification comes, its icon (in your Google Chrome toolbar) gets highlighted.
Just like Facebook, Google Plus also provides you embed code for individual posts and updates. In this tutorial we will be showing you how a WordPress user can embed, oEmbed or shortcode embed a Google Plus post in his website.
Now you know Using Custom Background Image On Your Google’s Home Page In Chrome. This tutorial is on a similar Google Chrome extension that enables you to use a custom background in your Google Plus page and this is not just limited to Google Plus home but with this cool extension you can set images for G+ background, +1 button, share button, notification and also the bell.
How to start? Simply add Custom Google Plus Background in your Google Chrome browser or Chromium. Now after installation you can use it from the extension drop down menu added next to address bar.
First thing you should know is that this application works only on ChromeOS. It will not work on regular Google Chrome or Chromium browsers installed on other operating systems. So for Chromebook users, Google+ Photos is an application made by Google for uploading and sharing photos to Google+ easily from Chromebook. The application also works offline and keeps all your photos backed up, automatically organized and ready to share
+Analytix is a Chrome extension that provides you a very easy tool for analysing your Google+ performance like it provides you the insights about +1’s, resharing, number of comments and views. The application is really very easy to use. Simply add it in your Chromebook or your Google Chrome web browser then launch it. It instantly opens up a new page were you can type any Google+ profile URL and grab the insights.
Facebook Quick Links and YouTube Quick Links are two popular webpages people use for quickly accessing various features and sections of Facebook and YouTube. You can set these pages as home page, new tab page, default page in order to get to news feed, messages, calendar, events, photos, search, pages and videos etc in just one click. In the same way YouTube Quick Links page provides you direct links to popular videos, news, music, sport, games, movies, tv shows etc.
Facebook links to news feed, messages, calendar, events, photos, search, pages and videos. One click Facebook links right from your web browser.
Youtube links to popular videos, news, music, sport, games, movies, TV shows. Facebook and twitter.
This is official Chrome app by Google itself. Lets you to share right things with the right people:
Circles: Sharing right things with the right people like you can put your friends in one circle, your parents in another, and your teacher in a circle by himself just like your real life.
Hangouts: Chat face-to-face with nine friends at once from your phone or your computer.
Games: Play Google+ games by yourself or against your friends. Let everyone know when you’re winning.
Todays theme curator text from GplusPhotoPages. The application provides you a simple list of Today’s Photo Themes on Google+ with Curators Text for copying directly into your Google+ post.
Also provides you with option of searching for multiple themes with a keyword search. Enter a word that best describes your photo and it outputs curators text for all themes tagged with your keyword. Now just copy and paste it directly into your Google+ post and that’s all.
The application lets view notifications of Google+ activity when signed in, it doesn’t matter where you are on the web.
Google Plus Email Signatures will allow you to promote your latest Google Plus status to your email signature. Automatically share your latest Google Plus updates and gain more G+ followers. Link to your Profile and enable users to +1 your latest update with the Google Plus badge email widget . This add-on works with your Google Plus account – type in your Google Plus username and you are good to go.
Using Google + Photos app you can upload and share photos from Chrome to Google+ and keep all your photos backed up, automatically organized and ready to share.
Here are some popular web services that came to Internet in a time period of last three years. All services are orders in year wise descending order.
Friends+Me is an online service created auto posting your public content from your Google+ Profile or Page to your Facebook Profile or Page, Twitter and on LinkedIn. It regularly fetches all your publicly shared G+ activity in adaptive intervals starting at 1, 5 and 10 minutes. Then it reposts the new posts to Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn accounts you have selected.
Earlier we discussed How To UnFollow Twitter People In Bulk Who Are Not Following You Back ? and we also posted a tutorial on tracking Twitter people who are not following you back or who unfollowed you. Now this tutorial is on a service that provides you similar features but for Google+.
Circloscope.Com is a Google Chrome extension that helps you in managing your Google+ circles in various ways.
Group.As is a Google+ Directory where you can find interesting people with common interests, fields etc. You can add yourself there so that others can find you easily, you can browse people classified into various groups etc etc.
CircleCount.Com is a powerful service that lets you find shared circles, provides your Google+ community rank statistics, your circle & follower maps, recorded response on your G+ status updates and posts like +1s, comments etc. Continue reading CircleCount.Com: Find Shared Circles & Get Your Google+ Community Rank Statistics
Recently Google has introduced Google+ comments to bloggers blogs, now blogspot users can easily enable Google+ commenting from their dashboards and allows their readers to comment using Google+ account credentials.
We got few emails from our readers to post a tutorial on creating a Facebook confession page. Confession Pages are becoming very popular on Social Media websites specially on Facebook. Earlier students uses blackboards and benches for making confessions and when caught they are charged with huge amount of fines but now a days most of schools and colleges have a confession page administered by any of their student and the best thing about these confession pages is that even the page admin does’t knows the identity of the person who is confessing anything.
When you want to autopost on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other popular social networking sites you get a number of free services. There are many websites, plugins and even inbuilt auto RSS grab features in some social networking sites but when it comes to Google Plus you don’t even get a single free service that gets your job done. This is becauseGoogle Plus provides only one sided read only API. There are some plugins in WordPress (like WPGPlus & NextScripts) that uses PHP script for autoposting blog’s feed to Google Plus they have certain limitations and flaws but PHP makes itpossible there for WordPress users.
Google Plus tells you how you how your website is performing on web. How many times it appeared on search and how many impressions & clicks are recorded but for using this feature of Google Plus you should must have Google+ Authorship. We have already discussed about getting Google’s Verified Authorship for your blogs. If you don’t have yet then read this tutorial and get yourself as verified as an Author.
Hangouts is the most popular and best feature you get in Google Plus. You can easily a plan a hangout event with yourwebsite visitors using Google Plus, in this tutorial we are discussing about a free WordPress plugin you can use for letting your website visitors know about the hangout you have planned.
Know about easiest methods for displaying Google+ Add To Circle button on your Website.
Sharing anything on Google Plus is fast, most sites offer Google Plus Share with +1 button so using this trick you can share each and everything you like on internet very easily and more quickly by using Google Plus as a bloging medium to your WordPress site ;-) Following few simple steps you can easily start your blogging from Google Plus by sending your Google Plus posts to your WordPress blog as new blog posts.