New feature for custom URL in Google+ gives broad possibilities for users and brands
Social networks become an inseparable part of lives of many of us. If you are one of the millions users of the social network Google+, there is good news for you. The company has just announced that it is introducing the new feature for customized vanity URLs. The benefits of such capability are huge. Users who take advantage from the possibility will be able to get a custom URL and create their own customized Google+ page where you can present in details and in attractive way your business.
The main purpose of the custom URLs is to use the feature for creating a short and easy to remember web address. The link will lead to the profile of the page in Google+ where you have included all the information that your customer would want. A simple example for the way the URL linking to profile page will look like is “google.com/+JohnSmith.” Thanks to the custom URL, you can use a lot shorter web address for your business page, like “google.com/+Ferrari.”
The new possibility by Google is available for users that own a profile which is at least 30 days old, includes a picture and has at least 10 followers. The new option by the company is offered for users and companies. It will be especially beneficial for brands and businesses. In order to claim a custom URL they need to be verified local business.
The claiming of the custom URL is pretty easy. Users must visit their own profile in Google+ or the page and to claim the vanity URL following the instructions. The new feature will be rolling-out gradually throughout Google+, therefore don’t be disappointed if you cannot use it yet. It will soon be available for every user that meets the requirements.
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