• http://twitter.com/Chunkford Paul Mumford

    About time

  • http://twitter.com/Cutrer Bill Cutrer

    Great I just got my G+ url tattooed across my back… 

  • John Hattan

    I’ve been using gplus.to. I know it’s not google, but gplus.to/johnhattan isn’t nearly as bad as that longass number.

  • Matt McGee

     ROFL! Well-played, Bill.

  • http://www.SmartInternetBusinessSolutions.co.uk/ Tarjinder S. Kailey

    This is such a good news, as we find it hard to promote our G+ page with those numbers. It could be a great help for branding and getting more connections. I’m pretty sure that this would encourage people and small businesses to promote their site and get a chance to be active on G+.

  • http://www.seo-theory.com/ Michael Martinez

    And people have not been using URL shorteners to promote their Google+ profile pages because…?

  • http://antezeta.com/news/ Sean Carlos

    For those who may have forgotten, individuals who had a Google profile with a gmail address before Google+ launched already have a vanity URL, e.g. http://profiles.google.com/seancarlos

  • Matt McGee

    Just between us, Sean, I wouldn’t want a vanity URL that matches my Gmail address. :-)

  • http://antezeta.com/news/ Sean Carlos

    Fair point, but Google gets high marks in my book for their spam filtering system, including the flag as spam option :-)

  • http://wpsites.net/ Brad Dalton

     Saurabh Sharma hides his face on Google +. That means he’s a rat