The Digital Essentials, Part 3
Developing a robust digital strategy is both a challenge and an opportunity. Part 3 of the Digital Essentials guide series explores five of the essential technology-driven experiences customers expect, which you may be missing or not fully utilizing.
Written by Rachel Howe
Back in October, Google announced a fantastic update to Google +: Vanity URLs. This now allows the ability for users to create custom URLs that are easier to remember (like google.com/+ZeonSolutions).
In order to claim your vanity URL, you must meet the following criteria:
- Have a profile photo
- At least 10 followers
- An account > 30 days old
Businesses that have a linked website or verified local business can claim their custom URL. More information on verification can be found at the Google + Help Center.
Upon logging into your account, if you are eligible, you will notice a button that says, “get url” at the top of your page.
You can then choose the custom URL:
I love this update because I think it helps tremendously with branding and sharability of content. So what are you waiting for? Go set yours up!
Questions? Leave a comment below!