#010 - ELAINE LINDSAY Helps us get to grips with Google + & You Tube
We Speak Elaine Lindsay who is International Speaker, Trainer, Social Media & Search Consultant and a Google+ Evangelist. Elaine speaks about social & search integration. Elaine believes a solid online foundation is key to building great social proof and getting found faster in search. Elaine specializes in Google+ and all its features which are the cornerstones of your optimization online.
She is an early adopter and a featured authority in two #1 Best Sellers 2014’s “Social Media Myths: Busted” and “Solving the Social Media Puzzle” 2012 Contributing author to Online Footprint Magazine. Business Banter Plus TV Host. A featured social media expert on CTV Mornings Ottawa, the Ambitious Entrepreneur, SocialHR Camp: Boston & Toronto, Dean of Digital Media for Social Buzz Club University and VP WBC Orleans.
Fun fact: She attended the first ever Google+ #NYC HIRL (Hangout in Real Life).
Elaine blogs, speaks, teaches, and leads with integrity, heart and soul. Elaine aspires to learn.
elain lindsay helps us get to grips with google+ & you tube
Inside this Episode
- What is Google plus and Why should we be using it and how different it is from other social networks;
- She explains how Google puts things into context based on who and what I am and what my interests are using semantics search and algorithms;
- How Google + helps you align yourself with the thought leaders in your niche;
- She explains how if you want to be 'found' by new prospects and new customers you need to get your foundation on Google plus
- She defines how their are two types of google plus for Business. Google local
- She differentiates communities and circles;
- She reminds that 80% of what you put out on social should be information, value added content and that its an 'engagement system' not a broadcasting system;
- Elaine defines authorship and how it has evolved;
- Elaine view on the the long term vision of Google plus and how she sees other social networks work towards integration;
- We briefly discuss Google Hangouts;
- What a business can do today to get started with Google plus.
- Closing question: What would be your top tip to using Google
You Tube (starts at 30:00 minutes)
- Can we build our brand, our authority and our business on You Tube?
- What is You Tube's unique selling point that use makes it different from other social networks?
- How powerful is video becoming within our marketing strategies
- How can we effectively You Tube to achieve our objectives
- What can a business to today to get started with You Tube
- Closing question. What is your Top Tip to using You Tube?
Helpful Connections in Abu Dhabi
- Check out Elaine's website to find our more about here www.troolsocial.com
- Connect with Elaine on Google plus
- Elaine's on Facebook
- Elaine's on Twitter
- Elaine's got her own You Tube Channel.
- She also has two other featured channels on You Tube called:- a) Google Hangout Show 'Business Banter Plus'. She's interviewed some AWESOME business experts. b) Trool Social Media
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- If you are on Twitter, you can connect with Nicholla at her Twitter profile, @NickH2
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