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    Google Profile Vs. Google Page - The difference?


    Today I decided to join Hootsuite having been recommended it. I have noticed a feature that allows the user to connect with a Google plus page, I assumed my standard personal profile was a "Google page" but apparently not. My question is are G+ pages worth creating to promote services such as freelance design when I already have an established Google+ account? The G+ pages provide categories such as brand or visual arts so I am curious if these pages have any notable benefits whether it be for SEO or branding?
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    These are the different points you can consider as a Difference between Google profile and Page


    • Pages are for businesses, brands, orgs and public figures; Profiles are for people.
    • Pages can’t add people to circles until the page is added first or mentioned.
    • The default privacy setting for elements on your Business Page is public.
    • Pages have the +1 button (similar to Facebook Page’s like button), Profiles don’t.
    • Profiles can +1 Business Pages and any content on the Web with a +1 button, Business Pages can’t.
    • Profiles can mention people in comments, Pages can only mention people who’ve already added or mentioned them.
    • Profiles can play games, Business Pages can’t.
    • Pages don’t have the option to share to Extended circles.
    • Pages don’t receive notifications via email, text, or in the Google bar.
    • Pages can’t start or join hangouts.
    • Pages have no analytics module.

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