Internet Marketing

Google +1 Button is Going International

The biggest search engine in the market Google has announced that they will be launching the +1 Button internationally. The Google +1 button is the company attempt to gain ground on Facebook Like button. However, because of the Google brand behind social meter it can assist brands to generate more trust in their sites when they have many +1’s. Until now this has been showed only on English results but it has now been released to sites across the world wide web. This is great news for Hispanic and international brands that are running an online marketing campaign.

Here are some of the countries where the +1 button is firstly going to be rolled out at:

  • Google.Co.Uk
  • Google.De
  • Google.Jp
  • Google.Fr

Quickly after this initial expansion has been completed they will start to expand further into all other Google search result portals. Webmasters can now go into Google Webmasters Central and use the +1 button tool to generate code snippets to +1 buttons which is available in 44 different languages. The Official Announcement was made today on Google’s Webmaster Central Blog.

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