Google +1: The Social Layer Arrives

Google Unveils Its Version of the Like Button

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The long-rumored “Google +1″ is no longer rumored. It’s fact, and it’s been formally announced by Google. To but it bluntly, it’s Google’s version of the Facebook Like button. You’ll find it on search results, ads, and eventually on sites all over the web.

Here’s a video with a quick description:

Again, it’s pretty much Google’s version of the “like”, which could eithe turn out to be really, really huge, or a massive dud. We’ll see.

More details and analysis here.

Google +1: The Social Layer Arrives
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  • STR82U

    Thanks for the heads up. I was just looking for some good news… let’s see if this is it.

  • Adsense Publisher

    It’s great if 1,000 people like something, but what about the 10,000 others that don’t? So you can say if you like something, but not if you don’t like it?

    • http://www.webpronews.com/ Chris Crum

      They still have the domain blocking mechanism at least.

  • Kate

    Spammers are going to find a way to use this and abuse it soooo fast. I predict dud, but we will see.

  • http://www.krishp.com Krish Purnawarman

    WOW cool !, its about time !..i will start to implement this on our clients site
    thanks for the info

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