Social Selling Hour: with special guest Daniel Newman – Q1


Q1. What should leaders and C-Suite executives do with social and the social selling programs? #SShour

Index

Google+: Get Out or Get There Now?

This is a proof of concept for last #sproutchat transcript. We used a very minimal setup here to play well with the restrictions of free blog hosting at wordpress.com Still tweets appear with full features.


@leaaluie yep, you too! also hey @vegecomgirl #SproutChat

— Amy King (@ContentExpress) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:00 +0200

Wahoo! Nice to see you RT @vegecomgirl My meeting was moved! I’m here for the #SproutChat party! #SproutChat

— Nathan Strum (@NathanStrum) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:02 +0200

Hi, all! Erica from Raleigh, NC. @CallCenterICMI Community Specialist. Ready to learn more about G+! #sproutchat

— Erica Strother (@ens0204) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:04 +0200

Where are my fellow Texans? #Sproutchat

— Social Media Connect (@smconnec) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:11 +0200

Feel free to tweet a quick intro, we’ll stasrt in a few. #SproutChat

— Sarah Nagel (@sprout_sarah) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:15 +0200

@vstimac Hey! You made it! You’re not using your brand? #SproutChat

— Lea Aluie (@leaaluie) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:17 +0200

@SproutSocial Excellent! #sproutchat

— Above Promotions (@abovepromotions) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:21 +0200

@ContentExpress @leaaluie Hey there Amy! #SproutChat

— Carmella Lanni (@vegecomgirl) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:26 +0200

@NathanStrum Nice to see you too, Nathan! #SproutChat

— Carmella Lanni (@vegecomgirl) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:33 +0200

Attending my first #SproutChat -Will most likely be a bit shy and quiet (this time) as the new guy around.

— Pascal Clarysse (@PascalClarysse) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:37 +0200

@vstimac You must be a smart person. #SproutChat

— Mark Rowan (@Mark_Markets) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:40 +0200

@RedDoorSolution here from San Antonio, TX. Social media and marketing solutions #SproutChat

— Red Door (@RedDoorSolution) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:42 +0200

Hi everyone! This is how I feel about Google+ http://t.co/rgqsWPibdm #SoFetch #SproutChat

— Kavita Chintapalli (@kavita1010) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:44 +0200

Repping Las Vegas today on the chat! Nathan Strum; CEO and President of Allied Offices. Ready to talk Google+ #SproutChat

— Nathan Strum (@NathanStrum) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:00:56 +0200

Sup everyone! #sproutchat

— Nancy Casanova (@nancycasanova) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:00 +0200

Hey-o to fellow San Antonian @reddoorsolutions! #SproutChat

— Social Media Connect (@smconnec) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:00 +0200

If you’re interested in further connecting with our community, be sure to join our Google+ group here: https://t.co/YGuiYeuVMD #SproutChat

— Sarah Nagel (@sprout_sarah) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:01 +0200

@vegecomgirl Nice to see you again! #sproutchat

— Gabrielle Shiha (@gabshiha) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:03 +0200

@leaaluie Haha, I can’t favorite anything, bc my other brand is favoriting tweets on another chat… But I’m here!! :) #sproutchat

— Valerie Stimac (@vstimac) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:05 +0200

@vegecomgirl @ContentExpress hello too :) No chocolate today, ok? 😛 #SproutChat

— Lea Aluie (@leaaluie) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:10 +0200

@sprout_sarah Thanks Sarah!! Happy to be here! #sproutchat

— Valerie Stimac (@vstimac) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:16 +0200

@PascalClarysse Jump right in! Great crowd and great convo! #SproutChat

— Nathan Strum (@NathanStrum) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:23 +0200

Really excited for today’s #SproutChat. I’ve been a big fan of G+ since it first launched!

— Josh Schweigert (@joshschweigert) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:30 +0200

Greetings, #sproutchat I’m the Account Strategist at @RenegadeLLC cc @sprout_sarah

— Merlin U Ward (@MerlinUWard) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:32 +0200

Hey kids! A #twitterchat is SPROUTing! It’s time for #SproutChat happening NOW with @SproutSocial & @sprout_sarah! #SproutChat

— Carmella Lanni (@vegecomgirl) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:35 +0200

@vstimac Ahh .. Well that’s all that matters :) #SproutChat

— Lea Aluie (@leaaluie) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:36 +0200

We will be joining #SproutChat on #GPlus today with Sarah @sprout_sarah from @SproutSocial http://t.co/Kmv6NZ7OC8

— Integraphix Creative (@Integraphix) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:49 +0200

@kavita1010 Starting off the Gif party! #SproutChat

— Nathan Strum (@NathanStrum) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:50 +0200

@gabshiha Hi Gabrielle. Nice to see you too! #SproutChat

— Carmella Lanni (@vegecomgirl) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:51 +0200

@vegecomgirl @vegecomgirl @ContentExpress @leaaluie @NathanStrum @sprout_sarah @MerlinUWard Hi everyone! #SproutChat

— Kavita Chintapalli (@kavita1010) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:54 +0200

@Mark_Markets I do my best, but thanks!! #sproutchat

— Valerie Stimac (@vstimac) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:01:59 +0200

@vegecomgirl @SproutSocial @sprout_sarah It’s the right kind of weather for some sprouting in the 207 #sproutchat

— BJ McCollister (@BJMcCollister) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:03 +0200

@leaaluie @ContentExpress Noooooo! #SproutChat

— Carmella Lanni (@vegecomgirl) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:05 +0200

@kavita1010 @vegecomgirl @ContentExpress @NathanStrum @sprout_sarah @MerlinUWard Hey Hey!! 😀 #SproutChat

— Lea Aluie (@leaaluie) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:06 +0200

Newbies say heyyyyyy #SproutChat

— Sarah Nagel (@sprout_sarah) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:07 +0200

Hello! Happy to be here! #SproutChat

— Brittney Borowicz (@BBorowicz) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:11 +0200

@NathanStrum Haha, yup! #SproutChat

— Kavita Chintapalli (@kavita1010) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:13 +0200

hhhhheeeeyyyy #SproutChat

— Social Media Connect (@smconnec) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:14 +0200

heyyyyyyy #SproutChat

— XanderMatthew (@XanderMatthew) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:18 +0200

@kavita1010 @ContentExpress @leaaluie @NathanStrum @sprout_sarah @MerlinUWard Hey Kavita! #SproutChat

— Carmella Lanni (@vegecomgirl) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:20 +0200

Heyyyyyy #SproutChat

— David DeWald (@Historian) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:25 +0200

@vegecomgirl @ContentExpress Hahah! Oh Come’on let’s save it for #luv4social 😛 #SproutChat

— Lea Aluie (@leaaluie) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:27 +0200

Happy to join in #sproutchat again. We create kick butt custom animated and whiteboard marketing videos.

— The Draw Shop (@TheDrawShop) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:27 +0200

@BBorowicz Hi Brittney! #SproutChat

— Kavita Chintapalli (@kavita1010) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:30 +0200

.@sprout_sarah Heeeey, gurl, hey! (I’m not exactly new though.) #SproutChat

— Brittney Borowicz (@BBorowicz) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:35 +0200

@kavita1010 And a great one at that! +1 #SproutChat

— Nathan Strum (@NathanStrum) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:35 +0200

@leaaluie @ContentExpress I saved a piece just for tomorrow!! #SproutChat

— Carmella Lanni (@vegecomgirl) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:41 +0200

Jumping in for my first #sproutchat (it’s about time!)!

— Lauren | LMS C&C (@LaurenSalaun) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:47 +0200

@kavita1010 Hello! Time for fun! #SproutChat

— Brittney Borowicz (@BBorowicz) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:55 +0200

@vegecomgirl @leaaluie haha perfect! #SproutChat

— Amy King (@ContentExpress) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:02:56 +0200

@vegecomgirl @ContentExpress Now you got me curious :O #SproutChat

— Lea Aluie (@leaaluie) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:01 +0200

Its time for #SproutChat

— Sean (@sspicer1974) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:02 +0200

@sprout_sarah I might lurk a bit. Not that into G+, but curious what some people will say. #sproutchat

— Brudaddy (@Brudaddy) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:09 +0200

@LaurenSalaun Welcome! Join the party #SproutChat

— Nathan Strum (@NathanStrum) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:10 +0200

RT @NathanStrum @LaurenSalaun Welcome! Join the party #SproutChat

— Amy King (@ContentExpress) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:13 +0200

@BBorowicz Haha! Well good thing you used a different spelling of hey! Nice to see you Brittney! #SproutChat

— Sarah Nagel (@sprout_sarah) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:19 +0200

Hi everyone! I’m Carmella. I work in #ecommerce. I like chocolate and I’m a #vegan nerd girl who likes to hang out on farms :) #SproutChat

— Carmella Lanni (@vegecomgirl) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:22 +0200

I admit, I don’t use Google+ nearly enough. There. I said it. #Sproutchat

— Josh McCormack (@joshmccormack) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:27 +0200

@gabshiha Welcome! Enjoy your first #SproutChat :)

— Lauren Marinigh (@MarinighPR) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:28 +0200

RT @sspicer1974: Its time for #SproutChat

— Merlin U Ward (@MerlinUWard) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:35 +0200

@joshmccormack I suspect you’re not the only one! #SproutChat

— XanderMatthew (@XanderMatthew) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:43 +0200

@joshmccormack #GplusAnonymous 😉 #sproutchat

— Valerie Stimac (@vstimac) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:44 +0200

@joshmccormack We’re in the same boat! HI JOSH! #SproutChat

— Carmella Lanni (@vegecomgirl) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:44 +0200

@Sprout_Sarah Here today, even though you really don’t deserve it. #SproutChat

— Kevin Thomas Tully (@kevinttully) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:44 +0200

Happy to be at the chat today! #sproutchat

— David Pride (@DavidaPride) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:45 +0200

@joshmccormack Please leave the premises. #SproutChat

— Mark Rowan (@Mark_Markets) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:49 +0200

@LaurenSalaun Same here. Looking for my chat fix for today. LOL #sproutchat

— Above Promotions (@abovepromotions) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:54 +0200

@joshmccormack Agreed. Seems to be more of an afterthought for me… “Oh, I should’ve shared this on G+” #SproutChat

— Nathan Strum (@NathanStrum) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:55 +0200

@joshmccormack Meaning, you want to use it more? Or you’d use it more if you liked it more? The latter is the case for me. #sproutchat

— Brudaddy (@Brudaddy) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:57 +0200

Me three…@vegecomgirl @joshmccormack #SproutChat

— Amy King (@ContentExpress) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:03:57 +0200

Hi guys #sproutchat

— Katyan Roach (@KatyanRoach) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:02 +0200

OK, here comes Q1! #SproutChat

— Sarah Nagel (@sprout_sarah) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:04 +0200

@joshmccormack Hi! Me neither. I used to for hangouts but not anymore #SproutChat

— Lea Aluie (@leaaluie) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:08 +0200

@KatyanRoach Hi Katyan, great seeing you again! #SproutChat

— Sarah Nagel (@sprout_sarah) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:15 +0200

Ditto! @NathanStrum @joshmccormack Agreed. Seems to be more of an afterthought for me… “Oh, I should’ve shared this on G+” #SproutChat

— XanderMatthew (@XanderMatthew) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:16 +0200

@MerlinUWard Hiya Merlin!! #Sproutchat

— Brandie McCallum (@lttlewys) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:19 +0200

Q1: Is your brand on Google+? Are you? #SproutChat

— Sprout Social (@SproutSocial) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:21 +0200

@joshmccormack I think so many are like you in usage. It’s yet another thing to do. But a good one! #sproutchat

— The Draw Shop (@TheDrawShop) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:24 +0200

@NathanStrum Thank you, thank you! http://t.co/l5yH8jcc39 #SproutChat

— Kavita Chintapalli (@kavita1010) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:30 +0200

Hi I’m Erika,marketing manager for a cultural exchange company. Excited for my first #SproutChat

— Erika Clark (@ErikaHClark) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:30 +0200

Today’s #SproutChat is all about Google+nnThis will be the most I’ve talked about Google+. Ever.

— Koob (@JonKoob) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:34 +0200

@lttlewys Hola, Brandie!! Long time! #sproutchat

— Merlin U Ward (@MerlinUWard) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:41 +0200

RT @SproutSocial: Q1: Is your brand on Google+? Are you? #SproutChat

— Kavita Chintapalli (@kavita1010) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:42 +0200

A1. Yes and yes #SproutChat

— Carmella Lanni (@vegecomgirl) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:42 +0200

A1. Yes and Yes! :) #SproutChat

— Teri Kojetin (@TeriMKojetin) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:43 +0200

@ContentExpress @NathanStrum Thanks guys! #sproutchat

— Lauren | LMS C&C (@LaurenSalaun) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:43 +0200

Yes and Yes ! RT @SproutSocial Q1: Is your brand on Google+? Are you? #SproutChat

— Nathan Strum (@NathanStrum) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:45 +0200

I’m following a twitter chat for the next little bit. If the tweets don’t interest you, pls mute #sproutchat. If they do, join in!

— Brudaddy (@Brudaddy) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:45 +0200

@sspicer1974 Hey! Haven’t seen you on Twitter since #ragansocial days. How has it been going for you? #sproutchat

— Above Promotions (@abovepromotions) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:47 +0200

Hey #SproutChat. I am Groot. No wait, that’s not right…

— Joseph Wesolek (@JosephWesolek) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:47 +0200

I just started using Google+ to promote my lifestyle blog and have seen a slight increase in traffic #SproutChat

— Social Media Connect (@smconnec) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:47 +0200

A1 Yes and Yes …but, I don’t use it much #sproutchat

— Aron Lenkowsky (@aronlink) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:53 +0200

@kevinttully OUCH. This chat isn’t exactly a small endeavor, my friend. #SproutChat

— Sarah Nagel (@sprout_sarah) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:55 +0200

A1) Yes and yes https://t.co/NQF5q9PVFK #SproutChat

— Red Door (@RedDoorSolution) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:55 +0200

A1. Brand is … technically I am because I have a Google Acct. but I never use it as an individual. #SproutChat

— Mark Rowan (@Mark_Markets) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:56 +0200

This – RT @kavita1010 Hi everyone! This is how I feel about Google+ http://t.co/TEPCo2FDcg #SoFetch #SproutChat

— Erika Clark (@ErikaHClark) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:59 +0200

A1. Yes we are! #SproutChat

— ICUC (@ICUC) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:04:59 +0200

A1. I used to use it for Google+ hangouts but I kept facing problems so switched back to skype #SproutChat

— Lea Aluie (@leaaluie) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:05:05 +0200

RT @SproutSocial Q1: Is your brand on Google+? Are you? #SproutChat

— Sarah Nagel (@sprout_sarah) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:05:07 +0200

A1: We are indeed. I’m on there too but for no other reason than to manage the page. Don’t have friends added like on FB/Twitter #SproutChat

— XanderMatthew (@XanderMatthew) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:05:09 +0200