For those who don’t know Google Plus is Google’s very own social media network. In many ways it’s a cross between Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn and when used effectively can be a great platform to grow your business as shown in the infographic below from Boot Camp Digital.

The first point highlights what we feel should be the most important reason for using the network and that’s to get your website listed higher on Google’s search engine. Plus one’s (+1’s) are Google’s version of a Twitter favourite or Facebook like and are considered to be a major ranking factor.

5 Ways Google Plus Can Help Grow Your Business