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USING IMAGES ON GOOGLE+

How to effectively upload images on Google+

USING IMAGES ON GOOGLE+
Using images on Google+: When building a fan base on your Google+ it’s important to regularly interact with your fans. It’s well known that people respond better to a visual rather than text giving information. Therefore learning to upload the right pictures on your Google+ account can give you some serious benefits.

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Google+ have a recommended size of 1080x608 pixels so that each picture uploaded is of a strong quality. Of course you can upload pictures with less or more pixels but to make it the highest quality for this social media, stick to the recommended size. For singers your artwork can be an expensive investment into your brand, so it’s wise to make sure your artwork looks the best quality every time you use it.

USING ANIMATED GIFS

Animated GIFs are often more shared on Google+ and therefore it’s wise for singers to use these to gain attention from a wiser audience. One of the main reasons GIFs are so popular on social media are because they grab your attention and are a lot more interesting than a standard picture. So if you’ve got a funny clip or blooper from one of your music videos or recording sessions, make it into a GIF and upload it to your account.

USING GALLERIES

Galleries are a way of uploading images onto Google+ neatly. The idea of them is to organise every image you upload into specific galleries making them easier to find at a later date. It’s also easier for your fans to look through your images. The easier it is for your fans to find what they’re looking for, the more likely they are to keep interacting.

TAGGING

One of the most important aspects to uploading an image on Google+ is to tag people in the photos, yet this is often forgotten. For singers, it’s a wise idea to tag each photo as it gives fans a chance to see who you’re hanging around with and who you work with. This in turn allows them to look at their profiles as well as yours, learning more and more about you. It’s also wise to tag photos, especially if they’re with people you’ve collaborated with as you’ll reach into their fan base as well.

USING IMAGES ON GOOGLE+

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