Immediately after Google's attempt to launch their own social network, people started figuring out what Google+ was - a mixture of a micro-blogging platform, somewhat a Skype competitor, an e-commerce sales tool, as well as a social network with communities (circles). It seems like what to use Google+ for entirely depends on the goals of each user but given the vast amount of completely different ways to use Google+, there is more than enough - maybe even too much - to choose from.
If you are among those of us who are still wondering what to use Google+ for, here are five things you can implement in five minutes or less.
#1 What To Use Google+ For: Automatic Photo Backups
#2 What To Use Google+ For: Share Documents from Google Drive
#3 What To Use Google+ For: Use The Auto Awesome Feature
#4 What To Use Google+ For: Embedded Posts
#5 What To Use Google+ For: Live Product/Link Stream During Hangout
When hosting a Google+ Hangout on Air, you can add a live stream of products from your e-commerce website or links to information products or landing pages.
This is probably one of the neatest features of Google+ overall which is why we did a tutorial on how to set it up (no worries, no coding required). Click here now to read the blog post on live streams during hangouts.
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