While Google+ does not have support for brands yet, news organizations have already smartly jumped into the fray, testing out what works and what doesn’t, while earning early followers.
MSNBC.com’s +Breaking News site experimented yesterday during the Casey Anthony verdict, live-editing this post. One thing its experiment revealed is that, while you can update a post afterward — a great feature for news organizations and others — when you share and link to the post, it is frozen in time and the updates aren’t reflected in the shared version.
- Austin American-Statesman
- ABC News Radio
- Breaking News
- Canadian Business Magazine
- Chicago Sun-Times
- CNET -
- GMA News
- KOMU News
- Mashable News
- National Journal
- The Next Web .
- St. Louis Post-Dispatch and +Weatherbird
- Search Engine Land on Google Plus
If you know of others please post in the comments!
And for those wondering, Google does plan to add support for brands soon.