Google + Isn’t for Brands—Yet

Company will unveil marketer-friendly version later this year

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Brands and businesses eager to hop on the Google + bandwagon are going to have to exercise a little bit of patience.

In a post last night, Google product manager Christian Oestlien asked businesses to contain their excitement about the company’s new social product and refrain from using consumer profiles to create pages for businesses.

“We have been watching Google+ take shape over the last week and we’ve seen some really great companies get involved. But frankly we know our product as it stands is not optimally suited to their needs,” he wrote.



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