In its early stage Google’s social network Google Plus is gaining intense popularity. Google Plus has more than 18 million users and it is expected that within a week it will have 20 million users worldwide.
Here is a graph showing Google, Facebook and Twitter.
+ Twitter got 10 million users in 2.13 years,
+ Facebook got 10 million users in 2.33 years whereas
+ Google Plus gained 10 million users just in 16 days.
Google Plus is growing exponentially and becoming more popular among users nowadays.
Before Google Plus, Facebook and Twitter were the most preferred. Google+ will make people focus and Facebook the more on their personal lives. Google+ is actually more about Twitter’s franchise, in the great middle of indiscriminate social networking. But while the feature set in Google+ is much more robust than that of Twitter, in the end Twitter works because it’s simple.
What Facebook gonna do ?
Facebook is secretly working on ways to retain its users by adding more value to the Facebook Pages and helping brands benefit from Facebook marketing in a big way. Facebook rolled out a new “Facebook for Business” section that can guide brands on Facebook marketing, by providing all the info they need to set up and build their businesses on Facebook.
Facebook to Google+ : The Transition
Though social networkers have made a quick switch from Facebook to Google Plus, due to the privacy issues on Facebook, brands have been comparatively happy with Facebook’s services; and with Google Plus’s controversy over business pages, it would take some time for brands to let go of Facebook and embrace Google Plus as their major online marketing platform.
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