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Google+ Broadens Use of Vanity URLs

Earlier this month, Google+ announced that it was beginning to offer vanity URLs to confirmed accounts, e.g. well known celebrities or organizations. Now, they are being made available to more users, but there’s a catch.

Up until the announcement that Google+ would begin using vanity URLs, the URL structure for profiles simply consisted of a series […]

By |August 28th, 2012|Categories: Archive, Social Media|

Google+ Begins Using Vanity URLs

Recently, in a move considered “about time” for many Google+ users, the social network announced that it will begin using vanity URLs for its users. Up until now, the site currently has a URL structure similar to this one:https://plus.google.com/u/0/104904313280127140506/posts

With this type of link, a user’s URL is just a series of numbers to the network […]

By |August 14th, 2012|Categories: Archive, Social Media|