Google Plus is the growing social networking site and has millions of users worldwide. Two years back on June 28, 2011, Google started this social networking service with many latest features. It was started to overcome Orkut’s failure due to the launch and rapid success of Facebook. It came to give tough competition to Facebook. Google implemented Google+ in all Google products. They encouraged people to join this new social network and now it has many users. Features like hangout, circles and others make this site unique. At first Google+ was invitation-only service. That means you should have an invite from your friend who already have an active Google Plus account. Later on September, Google opened it for all users above 18. There are many facts about Google Plus which many people still don’t know. Have a look.
Many people still don’t know what is Google Plus. Facebook is growing rapidly and due to Facebook Google Plus is on tough competition. Due to integration of Google+ in all products, it is easy to recognize the accounts too. Gmail contacts now has a display picture. It looks personalized and good. If you are on Google+ then you will definitely like to read this facts and figures. I have listed 10 Facts about Google Plus. Read and comment below if you know other than this.
10 Awesome Unknown Facts About Google Plus
- Google Plus has 540 Million active users. It’s really huge number. With this number it is the second most popular social network in the world after Facebook.
- When it was launched, after just two weeks it received response from 10 million people around the globe!
- Do you know, most of the users of Google Plus are in technical fields? Such as Engineers, Bloggers, Webmasters etc.
- Google Plus is still dominated by 60 percent males. Rest are females.
- Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, joined Google Plus after it was launched and now he has 0.6 million followers. He didn’t posted a single update on Google Plus till now! See Mark’s personal G+ Profile.
- Do you know, sites with +1 button makes 3 times more visits than others!
- YouTube commenting system is replaced by Google Plus! It is just because integration of this social network in every product of Google.
- Google Plus receives 1.5 billion image uploads per week! Isn’t it cool? People share images more in Google Plus. It has inbuilt editor too!
- You can create a live hang out with friends or a group easily and works same as TV live broadcast!
- Ever noticed, if you share a YouTube link on your profile, then it will be automatically linked to original YouTube video page. Try and see. Also if you comment on YouTube, it will directly fetch title and show instead of long URL!