18 Nov '11, 2pm

Google+: Brands Rush In Where Consumers Fear To Tread

Google+: Brands Rush In Where Consumers Fear To Tread

Google+: Brands Rush In Where Consumers Fear To Tread Nov 18, 2011 at 9:44am ET by Greg Sterling Tweet Earlier this week BrightEdge released data on early adoption of Google+ pages by brands. It also offered a comparison with Facebook. The SEO firm said that 61 percent of the top 100 brands in the US have Google+ Pages, in the little over a week since the doors were officially opened. By contrast 93 percent of that same top 100 have Facebook pages. The Google+ adoption numbers are impressive. Indeed, given the possibility that Google+ may turn into a major new social platform brands want to quickly establish themselves on it. So far, however, there isn’t that much follower action, according to the BrightEdge report: Not surprisingly, Google had the largest fan contingent of any brand on Google+, having attracted more than 65,000 fans. In these early days of Google+ Pages, ...

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