Hot Topic Of The Week From The Google+ Help CommunityWhat’s in a name?
Time for the latest Google+ Help Weekly Round-Up where the top trending questions of the week are answered! This week’s focus is on... names!Changes to the Google+ Name Policy
Big announcement from the +Google+
team this week announcing the removal of restrictions on Google+ Profile Names.
See the official post (and discussion) here: http://goo.gl/ZBZbyR1) Multiple Profiles?
After attempting to change his name on YouTube +Mark Seven
had an problem with multiple G+ profiles (or so he thought). YouTube and G+ TC +Peggy K
helped him work out the issue.
Read the discussion here: http://goo.gl/v5QZ2k2) Business Names on Profiles+Amanda Moore
asked about changing a personal name to a business name using a Google+ Profile.
G+ Rising Star +martin shervington
recommended creating a Page for the business instead of a Profile and gave instructions on how to set it up.
See the full answer here: http://goo.gl/NiJekB3) Custom URLs +Bob the Homeless Lobster
asked "Now that you are allowing non-real names on google, can I get my (custom) URL changed to a non-real name?"
G+ TC +John Skeats
said "There is currently no way to request that a custom URL be changed or even removed. If that would be important to you, I recommend using Feedback (at the bottom of the main menu) to send your request directly to the Google+ team for their consideration."
Link to the full post: http://goo.gl/0FP8I5Tip of the Week
G+ TC +Luiz Fernando
shared a step by step guide to changing your G+ Name on different platforms.
You can see the post here: http://goo.gl/FQzYay
Thanks for all of your questions and insights this week. Special thanks to everyone who helped respond! Make sure to check back again next week where +Alex Garcia
will help to highlight the best questions and answers on the community.#weeklyroundup #googleplusprotip #besthelpontheweb