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Twitter Launching Enhanced Brand Pages

Twitter has just launched enhanced brand pages update to a small selection of brands and partners. Twitter will be rolling out the launch for a wider audience likely soon although no specific time frame has been provided. The shift is towards a more visual and contextual brand page, with the following new features:

  • wide banner image under the account information
  • featured “promoted” tweet at the top of the page
  • consistency between different Twitter apps and web

Google+ Is Now Open for Business Pages

Google+ is now open for businesses. Just like in Facebook, you need to first create a personal page before being able to create a business page. Interaria’s new Google+ page is at: So far it appears that Google+ does not offer business name based URLs. If you have any questions about how to get your company listed in Google+, don’t hesitate to contact us.


Google+ For Businesses Will Integrate With Other Google’s Business Products

Christian Oestlien, a product manager at Google+ pledges in this video that Google is indeed planning to open its Google+ doors for businesses and brands later this year (2011). Oestlien is asking for patience by reminding that Google prefers that users hold off from using consumer profiles to get business identities in Google+. As outlined in our earlier overview about Google, Google+ will be acting as a mortar between various Google’s business services. For instance, Oestlien mentions that business owners will have the ability to connect Google+ identity to other Google products that businesses are using such as Google AdWords.