5 Ways to Introduce Google+ to Curious Friends

It's a Wednesday, and we've just met a few friends for beers on a rooftop patio in Manhattan. I'm only in town for a day, and the rain is pattering on the covered terrace - apparently I got into town for the rainiest week this summer. "You bring it with you?" asks a new friends, before wondering "so just what are you doing in the big city, anyway?" I tell him I work on a social media blog covering emerging social networks, like Pinterest, LinkedIn and Google+. "Google+, oh man, I don't get that one. What's the point?"

It’s a Wednesday, and I’ve just met a few friends for beers on a buzzing rooftop patio in Manhattan. I’m only in town for a day and my sunshine dreams are being smothered by the patter on the covered terrace – apparently I got into town for the rainiest week this summer. “You bring the clouds with you?” jibes a buddy’s buddy, before wondering “what are you up to out here, anyway?”