Today has been very busy with tips and tricks on how to transition your online social life from Facebook to Google+. The one post that got my attention was the one over at Lifehacker about how to migrate your Facebook data over there. Everyone is on there now, so hurry up and sign up already! If our Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, and Paris Hilton can sign up, so can you…
I moved my entire photo library over in about 10 minutes, and added all of my contacts via the Yahoo ‘hack’ in only a few. I love how the online community shares and works together to solve problems faster than the companies they support! If only someone could figure out a hack to have all the Google Apps profiles on Google+!
For those of you that have yet to commit to Google+, here is a good article on how to get your Facebook stuff over in the fewest moves possible, and even on how to post all your updates in Google+ and have them automatically show up in Facebook! Cool stuff.
You may not be ready to ditch Facebook for good, but now that you’ve had a chance to kick the tyres on Google+, you might be ready to make it your go-to social network. The problem: You’ve built up a lot of friends, photos, videos and other data on Facebook over the years, and you don’t want to simply lose all that data. Here’s how to migrate it all from Facebook to Google+.Photo remixed from an original by Shutterstock.
When Google+ came out, it’s success was very much up in the air (remember Google Buzz?). However, it seems a lot of people have already thrown themselves into Google+ full force — Facebook may have 750 million users, but Google+ has already crossed the 20 million user milestone in only 30 days. If you’re ready to give it a shot as your main network, here’s what you need to do.
- How Google Plus can complete the Twitter Migration (getintheinbox.com)
- How to Migrate from Facebook to Google+ (howtogeek.com)