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Jaana Nyström
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Google+ tips for newbies and old hands!

This link below is easy to remember and save: Full of great links for Google+ use.

#Googleplus‬     #Links     #Help    ‪ #Jaanatip       #TCpost  
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Kiitos Jaana, hyvä saada selväksi....mutta saako ihmiset noin vain ottaa kuvia....minulle se sopii jos ne ovat vielä minun nimellä...ostan kuvia ja videoita ja laitan yhteen ja joskus teen itse effectejä....muuten tämä uusi systeemi on oikein hyvä...hieno....
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Finnish north says goodbye to the sun for a couple of months...

#Finland     #Lapland     #ArcticCircle  
The polar night has started in the north of Finland

Photo from Nuorgam. The sun will rise again on 18th of January.
What a wonderful time it is!

Source: Inari-Saariselkä on Twitter

#FinlandExplorer #PolarNight #Finland #Winter
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+Viana de León I know:))I was little sarcastic bcos im sceptic that what they did here:))Like ear phones with light,work!???:)
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Muotkatunturit, Kevo Canyon, Urho Kekkonen National Park

"I came to Finnish Lappland in the begining of september to enjoy the autumn colours during the three weeks hike through Muotkatunturit Wilderness Area, Kevo Strict Nature Reserve and the Urho Kekkonen National Park.

I covered around 270 km, first from Inari to Karigasniemi and from Sulaoja along the Kevo Trail to the road E75. From there I hitch-hiked to Saariselka and spent six days doing a round trip in the UKK.

 Climbing the Sokosti mountain was the highlight of this section..."

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#Finland   #Nature     #Lapland     #Hiking     #Trekking  
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The 3 Cs of Google+
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Collections: Help you organize posts around topics, and let your followers choose what types of posts they want to see from you. If you find yourself posting a lot about a specific topic, it’s a good idea to create a collection. People who really want to read about this subject will engage more as you are providing content they are interested on, and people who don’t want to hear about it, won’t be turned off. It’s a win-win for everyone.

Communities: You can have conversations with people who share your interests. Different than collections in which only the owner can post, communities allow every member to post. The advantage is that invites exchange of ideas, discussions and different points of view on a subject. The disadvantage is that it requires a lot of work from the moderator to keep the posts on topic and monitoring behaviour while trying to allow everyone to express their ideas.

Connections (or circles): You can add people/pages to your circles. Also called follow.
When you follow a person/page, posts they share with you will show up in your home stream, unless your settings stop this from happening.
Someone you follow doesn't have to follow you back, so they might not see what you post.
Make sure you follow because you are interested on the posts and not as a complimentary follow back. Google will suggest people, communities and collections based on who you follow. In the end, who you follow will have a big influence in your G+ experience.
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Thanks for the reshare +Jaana Nyström
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Who said that the Finns are crazy?


#Parachuting     #Finns     #Finland  

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Some people are just insane

This Finnish Guy jumps from hot air balloon without parachute...
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Yes, he's definitely nuts to jump without a shirt. Must be freakin' cold up there!
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Star Wars in VR is coming to Google Cardboard on December 2nd

"ILMxLab, Industrial Light & Magic's division dedicated to augmented and virtual reality experiences, is going to step into the spotlight right before the release of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens.

On December 2nd, Disney will release a serialized VR experience designed for Google Cardboard; the experience "ties directly" into the opening of The Force Awakens, and will be available through the official Star Wars app for iOS and Android..."

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The latest weekly Google roundup from +Peggy K is here!
What's new this week? The new Google+! And Google Photos lets you free up space, Hangouts video calls joined without a Google account, YouTube translation tools, and more!

I've collected a bunch of articles, tips and tricks for the new Google+, so if you are interested - or confused! - check that out first. 

There are also tips and updates for YouTube creators, local experts, webmasters, live broadcasters and mobile developers. 

Get all this week's updates, articles and tips:
This week the new Google+ launched, with a snappier interface, redesigned profiles and simplified features. The new Google+ is “focused around interests” with an emphasis on Collections and Communities. It’s still a work in p...
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Thank you +Jaana Nyström I'm loving the new G+.  Goodnight, have a wonderful new week:)
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Collections galore - on Google+ and Google Photos

Now I must clarify the confusing naming policy of Google:

Google+ Collections:

Google Photos Collections:

Your images can be found on Google Photos:

On a computer, click on the Googlegrid next to your name top right.
The Photos icon has been moved from the Google+ left menu.
You can also access your photos via this link:

On a mobile, download the Photos app.

Looking for your Google+ photos:öm/posts/g8MVR7sqb7W

I hope this helps!

#Photos     #GooglePhotos     #GooglePlus     #JaanaTip  
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Google+ and your Local Business

+Mike Blumenthal wrote:

"Google has finally made some forward facing statements about the new Google+ and how it relates to local.
Essentially it doesn’t.

And they have no plans to add features back that would make it more local friendly.

They noted:

The following features are no longer supported for Local pages – Reviews, categories, directions, stars, photo uploads, interior photos, maps, hours, opentable/apps integration.

With that in mind, I wanted to put the questions about G+ to rest with this FAQ...

Learn more:

#NewGooglePlus   #Business     #Pages  
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G+ Web Preview Update
As promised, we're continuing to listen and respond to feedback on the new Google+.

Today we're launching a number of updates to our Web preview including:
- Adding a 3 column stream view for very wide screens
- Adding the ability to reply to comments in context
- Removing the limit on circle streams in the menu (previously 6)
- Adding the option to view 'Posts from Circle' from the Following screen

These changes (which you can see in the image below) will be rolling out today. And look for more updates on Android, iOS, and the Web soon. Thanks~
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Nice to see such quick improvements but still a lot to fix. Keep up the good work!
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My friend +Norman Allin who lives in Thailand tells us about today's festival:

Loy Krathong Festival, November

"For me the highlight of the year is the Loy Krathong festival. This is perhaps the most charming of all of Thailand’s festivals and it takes place on the full moon evening in November.

‘Loy’ means to float, and a ‘krathong’ is a basket made from banana stem and leaves and is decorated with flowers, a candle and three incense sticks. During the evening, local people will go to their local canals, rivers or the sea to float their krathongs which they believe will bring them good luck in asking for forgiveness from the Goddess of Waters for the abuse she has suffered over the past year.

People usually make a wish at the same time and some people believe that if the candle remains burning until the krathong is out of sight then their wish will come true. Lovers often float a krathong together.
Northern Thailand has a different type of krathong, a hot air balloon called a ‘Khom Loy’, and these are now often found all over the country. The sight of thousands of khom loys rising into the sky and a river or the sea filled with flickering candles is truly magical. Firework displays and ‘Nong Noppamas’ beauty contests are also held.

The festival is celebrated nationwide. Traditionally Sukhothai is the one place to try to see the festival, where the historical park is packed with local visitors, and where there is a lovely Sound And Light Performance. In Chiang Mai the festival is called Yi Peng, and it’s a lovely location to witness the festivities.
In Bangkok it’s maybe easier to see the festival by a local canal rather than down by Chao Phaya River. Recently I have gone to Pattaya to see the festival. The beaches are even more packed than during the daytime, there is a wonderful celebratory atmosphere, the seas are full of people floating their krathongs, and if it’s not too windy, lots of candles bobbing in the sea make for the most beautiful sight. Add the starry skies above, with the majestic sight of thousands of khom loys rising into the sky with fireworks… and yes, it’s sheer magic!

One mistake visitors often do is to attend the Loy Krathong party or dinner that their hotel arranges, where they will float krathongs in the hotel pool…. And they think that’s it!

Get out, go out to the canal, the lake, the river or the sea where the local people themselves are celebrating and see what they do, this is the real magic and spirit of the festival. Things will start as dusk falls and go on until well after midnight!

You must also pay attention on this particular night in buying your krathong and ensuring it is made from all natural materials. It should be banana stems and leaves and flowers. Foam is an absolute no no!

Loy Krathong is a lunar festival, and the date changes every year, and falls on the night of the full moon in November. In 2015 it will be celebrated on 25th November."

#LoyKrathong     #Thailand     #Festival     #Travel  
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Hei Jaana, Pattayan Pratamnakilla. Alkuillan sateen jälkeen oli hienot juhlat jälleen.
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Understanding the new Google+ by +Mike Elgan

"Google is  slowly rolling out a completely revamped Google+ for both desktop browsers and mobile apps.

On the old Google+, everything was a search result. For example, viewing your "Family" circle was just a search result saying: "Show me all posts by people on this list in reverse chronological order." Actual searches (as in using the search box) were indistinguishable in concept from any other view. Everything you did in Google+ was a stream resulting from either a manual or an automated search.

Later, Google added Communities and Collections. Communities are like Reddit. A user creates a place to talk about a specific -- often very specific -- topic. Anyone who joins that community can post on that topic, and each Community can have multiple moderators.

Collections are like Pinterest: Each user says "Here are the categories of interests I have," and followers can follow any or all of them as you would boards on Pinterest.

Four aspects of Google+ have been successful. First, its cloud-based photo management and editing tools were a big hit. Google spun those out as Google Photos, which is now social-network-agnostic and very popular.

Second, Google's video Hangouts were great. The company spun out the Hangouts product as a separate offering and now even enables people to use Hangouts without a Google password. Hangouts is less successful as a messaging platform overall, but its multi-user video chat feature is still the best experience available.

Finally, Communities and Collections were also successes, and they are now the central focus of the new Google+, while Circles are de-emphasized..."

Learn more:

#GooglePlus     #NewGooglePlus     #UI     #Interests    
Google transforms its everything-for-everyone social network into a site that does one thing really well -- connecting supernerds.
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Jyväskylä, Finland
Helsinki, Finland - Bangkok, Thailand - Rimini, Italy - Rhodos, Greece - Albufeira, Portugal - Malaga, Spain - Agadir, Morocco - Sousse, Tunisia - Riccione, Italy - Hua Hin, Thailand - Pattaya, Thailand - Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain - Playa de las Americas, Tenerife, Spain - Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain - Pafos, Cyprus
Google+ TC, Helper and Entrepreneur.
I am one of the Top Contributors to the official Google+ Help Community.
I have been acknowledged by Google to be a Google+ professional.

"Top Contributors are trusted partners, connecting regularly with Google to stay in-the-know about new and improved product features." 

Helping others "get" Google+ is my passion: However, I don't work for Google, I'm a volunteer TC.
As a Top Contributor, I provide support to users of Google+ via Google's Product Forums and Google+ Help Community. I work directly with Google personnel, both acting as a liaison between Google customers and Google, and providing product feedback and suggestions to Google's product teams.

I have my own business Gplussa for coaching businesses, students and non-profits. Google+, Googletools, social media, digital marketing...

Welcome to my Circleverse!

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New to Google+?
Circle this page: Gplus Expertise

Here is my own Google+ Helper Community: All welcome!

Lots of good advice for newcomers and even for old hands.

My Webmag Google+ Help with all things Google

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Link to my G+ profile:öm

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"Legally blonde non-geeks who are into Google+, writing, tech, edu, travel, scuba diving, golf, science and all kinds of interesting stuff."    
G+ Help to Goobies given!   

I'm the mother of these Google+ expressions:

Let's Circle! = Let us connect & communicate
- Goobie = Google+ newbie or newcomer
- Googl+verse, Circleverse or Circlesphere 
= All of my contacts and everyone else in G+
- Blueheads = People without profile pics
- Tag+less = Nothing on the hovercard
- Glady or many Gladies = Awesome G+ Ladies
- G+rk = Comment spammer or jerk
- G+tiquette = Google+ etiquette



I live in Jyväskylä, Finland.  Have visited about 450 destinations in 46 countries.  Used to work as a tourguide in several countries for 8 years absorbing history and present day culture, then as a production  & sales manager in a leading travel agency. Have been lecturing and coaching a lot.

I like languages very much (nobody speaks Finnish :-) and here is a list of those that I speak / understand, starting with the most fluent:

  • Finnish, English, Swedish, Spanish, Carelian
  • Italian, French, German, Portuguese
Cannot read or write but have some verbal skills:
  • Greek, Thai, Arabic


About me in Finnish:

Tervetuloa Plussan puolelle kaikki suomalaiset!

Suomi -yhteisö kaikille meille, mukaan vain!

Yritykseni Gplussa sai siivet toukokuussa 2012.
Tarvitsetko Social media community manageria hoitamaan some-kenttää?

Mistä on kyse, Jaana Nyström?

Kuinka minusta tuli kouluttaja sekä yhteisömanageri:

Ryhdyin yrittäjäksi "vanhoilla päivillä" eli viisikymppisenä ja vaihdoin kertaheitolla ihan eri alalle kuin missä olin viettänyt viimeiset 23 vuotta -> matkailu.

Kiinnostuin sosiaalisesta mediasta varsinkin pienyrittäjien näkökulmasta: Ryhdyin miettimään jo omankin yritykseni kannalta kuinka olisi mahdollista saada some-näkyvyyttä ihan ilman mainosbudjettia tai rahankäyttöä. Valtavasti opiskeltavaa on edelleen, homma muuttuu melkein joka päivä: Uutta tulee mutta jotkut parhaat pysyvät.

Olen erikoistunut Google+ -alustaan: En edes sano some-alustaan koska minulle Plussa on työkalu.
Olen Suomen seuratuin Nobody - Plussan puolella.

2015 Helsingin Sanomat teki ison jutun minusta:

Haastatteluni Keskisuomalaisessa

Blogini suomeksi: GooglePlussasta 
(My blog in Finnish)

Google+ yrityssivuni +Gplussa suomeksi
Matkailualan sivu +Travel Pro Tips
Suomesta englanniksi +Finland Explorer

Vielä kerran, lämpimästi tervetuloa kaikille!

#suomi #Finland 
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