15 Top Reasons for Writers to Be on Google+

01 Sep



Let your book’s success take off


Once more about Google+ : Google is by far the most popular search engine on the planet, and Google+  should be at the top of your list when it comes to digital marketing.  “How to Make Use of Google+ as an Author” was the title of yesterday’s blog post, with several links to other posts about Google+ advantages and displaying an info-graphic with 56!!! REASONS why it makes sense to be on the 2nd largest network in the world why it is worth to be on Google+ and get top Google search engine rankings –  And still, I found a comment from a reader of this blog:

“Is Google+ worth it?”
This question made me wonder … as I had the impression, the comment-er had only read the headline, and not the 56 reasons, nor the links I provided in my post. The question could also have been: “Is is worth to promote my book?”
So here, once more, a short version of some of the Google+ benefits:
Short answer: YES, it is worth to be on Google+

  • IF you find your book worth promoting …
  • IF you want to be high on Google’s ranking in the search engines (SEO) and get more readers.
  • IF you want to be on the 2nd largest network in the world.
  • IF you want to post your events, such as a book launch, for FREE.
  • IF you want to show your books cover & description several times a day to an unlimited number of readers.
  • IF you use your book’s keywords in short descriptions at your Google+ posts to get much better search engine rankings.
  • IF you want to post your book on dozens of Google+ reader’s communities.
  • IF you want to get higher rankings on Google for your WordPress blog or website.
  • IF you want to have an extra site on Google for each of your books – up to 50!
  • IF you want to introduce your book trailer to a huge audience.
  • IF you do NOT want to have restrictions, such as on Facebook (only have “friends you know”).
  • IF you are inviting thousands of people to your Google+ sites (can be done with only a couple of clicks. How? Just read the FREE book, mentioned below.
  • IF you want your message to go to an unlimited amount of people – on Facebook it goes only to fewer than 200 people – unless you pay!
  • IF you want to use a Google+ social sharing button, to invite readers to circulate your post.
  • IF you share other peoples articles on Google+, it creates a link back to your site. And being Google, sharing on their social network will get YOUR content indexed almost immediately, and pushes you up the rankings on Google’s search listing.
  • IF you value this: a Google+ account allows you to claim authorship of your original post. This keeps your content accredited to you, in case content thieves scrape your work.

OK, enough said … happy PLUS googling … Here are more professional marketing tips to help you gaining lots of success with your books.

Amazing Correlation Between Google +1s and Higher Search Rankings
6 Beginner Tips for Google Plus Marketing
5 Tools to Grow Your Presence on Google Plus
Grow Your Google Plus Business Page with the Power of Sharing

Take Advantage of FREE PDF copies of What the Plus! Courtesy of Google. Please, share this post with as many people as possible. Get a copy  Read also a short description: How to Get More Followers on Your Google+ Page
Don’t miss to learn about the 10 top mistakes on Google+  





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7 responses to “15 Top Reasons for Writers to Be on Google+

  1. DebbyGies (D.G.Kaye)

    September 1, 2013 at 4:32 pm

    Reblogged this on Cubby's Corner.

  2. Zee

    September 2, 2013 at 8:44 pm

    Nice. I’ve definitely found Google+ to draw more readers in than other social networking platforms, and if you find a community that fits you well, you can find a lot of stuff worth reading, too.

  3. ARRivera

    February 25, 2014 at 4:44 pm

    Reblogged this on A.R. Rivera Books and commented:
    Some great stuff here! Useful info for budding authors

    • ebooksinternational

      February 26, 2014 at 12:30 am

      these are only the most important, there are way more : )

      Cheers, Doris


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