10:19 AM May 30, 2014
Google occupies a somewhat ironic place on the Internet marketing pantheon at the moment. On the one hand, lots of businesses would do almost anything to rank highly in Google’s search results. But on the other, a surprisingly high percentage of them are simultaneously ignoring Google+, which isn’t just a powerful social networking platform but also a tool you can use to influence the search engine rankings.
That means it’s time for you to stop ignoring Google+, today. I don’t mean that you should check it out or add a few things to your profile… I mean that you should make Google+ a big part of your Internet marketing plans beginning right now. Set aside a few hours to learn its finer points, and then start adding to your profile and contact list.
Here are just a few of the reasons you need to take that step today: