Like HowStuffWorks on Facebook!

Google+ 101: What exactly is this thing?

Google's newest foray into the world of social media has the internet abuzz -- but what exactly is Google+, and how does it work? Listen in as Ben and TechStuff's Jonathan Strickland break down the basics of Google+.


Most Watched in Internet

Most Watched in Internet
0:58

MythBusters: YouTube Challenge

Most Watched in Internet
12:14

Interview with Developer of First Web Page

Most Watched in Internet
2:41

Discovery Tech: Musicians Meet Virtually

Most Watched in Internet
15:16

Bloglines Makes Blogging Easier

Most Watched in Internet
5:25

HTTP

Most Watched in Internet
9:24

Shopping Online

Most Watched in Internet
4:13

Broadband Internet

Most Watched in Internet
27:03

Producing a Video Podcast

Most Watched in Internet
8:10

Registering a Domain Name

Most Watched in Internet
7:00

Web Standards Compliance

Most Watched in Internet
6:50

Website Design

Most Watched in Internet
5:17

Pay Per Click Explained


Recent Videos in Internet

Recent Videos in Internet
1:20

Deadliest Catch: Around the Table

Recent Videos in Internet
4:35

Google+ 101: What exactly is this thing?

Recent Videos in Internet
4:04

Google+ 101: What makes Google+ unique?

Recent Videos in Internet
3:59

Google+ 101: The Future of Google+

Recent Videos in Internet
1:50

HSW Daily Video: Google Plus

Recent Videos in Internet
4:21

What's the big deal with Wikileaks?

Recent Videos in Internet
2:41

Through the Wormhole: Your Second Life

Recent Videos in Internet
2:23

Why Tell Me Why: Email Spam

Recent Videos in Internet
0:58

MythBusters: YouTube Challenge

Recent Videos in Internet
2:28

Connected Life: Music (Part 2)

Recent Videos in Internet
2:03

Connected Life: Online

Recent Videos in Internet
2:28

Connected Life: Evolution of Entertainment (Part 2)