Not a tech geek? Just got Google+ and wondering what it's all about?
On Google+ you can follow anybody you think is interesting, without them being your friend.
Click interesting people to the right and add them to a circle. If you ever want to see what they're doing, just visit that circle!
To add to a circle, look for the box saying 'Add to circles' on the far right of the person's name. Then tick 'Following'
Google+ Cheat Sheet
Vuxicon MediaEmp.Alternative, Various
Really random and interesting posts, alternate and mainstream merge here..
Michael ElliotSocial / Political
"Internet entrepreneur with a passion for innovative and disruptive technologies."
Google+ Celebrities You'll probably find better lists of celebs elsewhere..
+Mark Zuckerberg - Apparently has left now.
YouTubers (Thanks +Irena Lukin)
- +Justine Ezarik - An American viral video comedian, and Internet personality.
- +Fine Brothers Productions - Filmmakers Benny & Rafi Fine.
- +Hank Green
- +Ray William Johnson
- +Brittani Taylor
- +Philip DeFranco
- +Kassem G
- +Annoying Orange
- +Charles Trippy
- +Alli Speed
Google+ Authors (courtesy of businessinsider.com)
- +Cheryl Tan - author of A Tiger in the Kitchen: A Memoir of Food and Family
- +Jeff Potter - author of Cooking for Geeks
- +Jennifer 8. Lee - author of The Fortune Cookie Chronicles
- +Alton Brown - celebrity chef of Good Eats
- +Daniel Harrington - coffee reviews and espresso news.
- +Warren Ellis - author of Crooked Little Vein
- +John Scalzi - author of Old Man's War
- +Cherie Priest - author of Dreadnought
- +Elizabeth Bear - author of Blood and Iron: A Novel of the Promethean Age
- +Tobias S. Buckell - author of Crystal Rain
- +Mark Frauenfelder - author of The Happy Mutant Handbook
- +V.V. Ganeshananthan - author of Love Marriage: A Novel
- +Jeff Mariotte - author of CSI: The Burning Season
- +Greg van Eekhout - author of The Boy at the End of the World
- +Paolo Bacigalupi - author of The Windup Girl
- +William Meikle - author of The Creeping Kelp
- +Jeremy Shipp - author of Fungus of the Heart
- +Todd Rose - author of The 7 Habits of Highly Infective People
- +David Dunwoody - author of Dark Entitities
- +J.P. Moore - author of Toothless
- +Christopher Hebert - author of The Boiling Season
- +David Wilbanks - author of Dead Earth
- +Jay Lake - author of Pinion
- +Danah Boyd - author of Hanging Out, Messing Around, and Geeking Out: Kids Living and Learning with New Media
- +Alexis Madrigal - author of Powering the Dream: The History and Promise of Green Technology
- +Dan Gillmor - author of We the Media: Grassroots Journalism by the People, for the People
- +Steven Levy - author of Hackers
- +Farhad Manjoo - author of True Enough: Learning to Live in Post-Fact Society
- +David Dobbs - author of Reef Madness
- +Diana Eng - author of Fashion Geek: Clothes Accessories Tech
- +Andrew Shaffer - author of Great Philosophers Who Failed at Love
- +Gina Trapani - author of Lifehacker: The Guide to Working Smarter, Faster, and Better
- +Hanne Blank - author of Virgin: The Untouched History
- +Lisa Morton - author of The Halloween Encyclopedia
- +Penny De Los Santos - Award winning food, travel and culture photographer
- +Zack Arias - Atlanta based editorial music photographer
- +Jeremy Cowart - Photographer and the Founder of Help-Portrait.
- +Chase Jarvis - Commercial photographer, director and artist.
- List of Googlers on +
- +Kevin Rose - Founder of Digg
- +Gina Trapani - Founding Editor of Lifehacker
- +Ingo Molnar - Red Hat kernel developer.
- +Linus Torvalds - Initiated the development of the Linux kernel.
Currently it's tough to find people who aren't talking about Google+ on Google+ - This page was designed so I wouldn't have to spend all my time routing friends to interesting profiles :)
Got any suggestions? Facebook comment streams don't seem to allow G+ urls?