Google+ Events and Hangouts-on-Air Are Gone, Time To Go With Business Hangouts With the recent changes to Google+, Google has removed quite a bit of features including these ones: Google+ Events : They were heavily used by broadcasters to “host” their event and engage with the audience List of contacts built by using circles haveRead More »
Embed a Business Hangouts into a Facebook Page. As you may know by now, one of the most popular features of Business Hangouts is that it is social-network-agnostic for your viewers. You don’t need to limit your audience to Google+ or to any social network. You can actually embed your Business Hangouts into your ownRead More »
No Google+ Account Required For Business Hangouts Woohoo… It’s official! July 30th, 2014 Even though we had noticed it since a while that we could get into a Hangout without a Google+ account, it’s only formally confirmed by Google today. The announcement is for Google Apps customers but this specific function works for all gmailRead More »
Google just changed the User Interface for Hangouts. The featured picture of this blog post represents a summary of changes. The most important change of the user interface is a partially black background. As a general rule, images , both still and animated (videos) show better inside a black frame. The challenge of this newRead More »
By allowing attendees to sign in with their Facebook or LinkedIn profiles, and not requiring a Google+ account, Business Hangouts™ takes Google Hangouts beyond its original base. Facebook and LinkedIn users can attend any Business Hangouts™ as viewers and actively participate to the same chat as participants.