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Google Plus First Look: a tip-packed, comprehensive look at Google+ by Ralph Roberts

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Chapter 4. Streaming

Streams are somewhat like the News Feed in Facebook, except in Plus you control where your posts appear.

For example, you might wish your brother a happy birthday in your Family circle and kid a buddy in your Bowling League circle about the gutter shot he rolled last night. In your Work circle, you post something work-related and so on and so on.

So in this chapter we will:

  • See how Stream works, practice posting, and determine how to drill down so that each post goes to the right audience.
  • Learn how to control what we see and when we see it (as opposed to all those zillions of posts you're not interested in, but which make you miss the good stuff on other social networks).

In the following illustration is an example of how articles ...

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