Get The Google +1 Buttons For Your Website

Google +1 Button FAQs

Google +1 Button FAQs

Here is some more information about the next phase of the Google +1 button that we have received from our Google rep.

For now, Google +1 is still in a Google Lab Experiment. (You can opt in here).That said, we’ve come across some additional facts of interest.

Common Google +1 FAQs:

When can I get started?

While Google has not given us an exact date, the +1 button is expected to be available for sites in the coming months. In the meantime, you can also sign up for an email notification at http://google.com/webmasters/+1button.

Where should I put the +1 button on my site?

You know your page and your users best, so we recommend putting the button wherever you think it will be the most effective. That said, above the fold, near the title of the page, and close to sharing links are often good locations.”+1s will be one of many signals in organic search

+1 is one of many social signals used for search ranking.

Google also uses data from other social platforms, such as Twitter & Flickr, and hundreds of other signals to inform search ranking. +1s may affect search ranking and should be a positive thing for high quality sites. With that in mind, beginning to think about how to incorporate the +1 button into your website should a high priority!

Have you come across any additional information? If so let us know in the comments and we’ll make sure to add it into the post!

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