Could Google+ ever dominate Facebook?

by Lokahi
24 replies
Everyone said Myspace was forever, but look at it now. Same for Facebook. Just a few short years ago, Facebook was 'king'. But Google+ and even Pinterest is creeping up, making their own niche mark. Do you think it's possible Google+ or even Pinterest could take over Facebook's spot in social networking?
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  • Profile picture of the author datingworld
    The way Face Book keeps changing Privacy for members, I am afraid many people don't like it. Not many people appreciate Face Book privacy,,, if Face book keep disrespecting its members, then I am afraid, one day it will lose its charm.
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    • Profile picture of the author MilliMilli
      i think every social media platform will have its peak. But facebook is at this moment the #1 popular website of the world (yes, google is #2 is you check out Alexa) Im wondering for how long Facebook will stay at #1
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  • Profile picture of the author kenzo22
    I think it will, if Facebook will continue it's pursuit for money with annoying users
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  • Profile picture of the author TallGuyArman
    Facebook has dominated every website in the world, including google itself
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  • Profile picture of the author CPAMasterX
    They should do some very big change and marketing campaign to be the No.1.
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  • Profile picture of the author brutecky
    A big disadvantage to G+ is there lack of a proper API and an app system. Thats what made Facebook what it is, the apps and the games. Until G+ gains a app system and an API it will always be a second to Facebook.
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  • Profile picture of the author Mary Stevens
    I like the fact G+ lets you join the conversation kinda like twitter with the whats trending and giving you the chance to jump into the feed. But I think Facebook is geared towards making friends and G+ wants you to make business contacts...just my opinion.
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  • Profile picture of the author Action Junkie
    Google has their powerful search features in GPlus which has prompted Facebook to integrate Bing. So Google must have Facebook worried about something.
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  • No one really knows what will happen but I would think that Google will still be on top of the list. There may be sites that are going as number one now but still Google is tough to compete with and there are a lot of sites who already made it to the top but did not last long. Unlike Google who is still on top.
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  • Profile picture of the author ronaldperks
    I dont think so, Facebook is getting better day after day.
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  • Profile picture of the author Isaiah Coe
    I don't think Google+ could ever beat Facebook. Just like anything whoever makes it 1st will always dominate, unless something climactic happens. Google dominate search engines and Facebook dominates social media. Each should be happy in their place.
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  • Profile picture of the author amcg
    I have quite a nice group of followers on G+ - it's probably the social network I enjoy the most. I've found that the content is usually in longer form, especially compared to Twitter.
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  • Profile picture of the author dietmtndew
    how is google+ going to be #1 when nobody uses it?
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  • Profile picture of the author thomasjohnson
    wherever the people are that will always be what is dominant as which site it is doesn't matter. you need to go to where the traffic is.
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  • Profile picture of the author seobest2012
    Facebook always keep changing their mind. but Google + is going on Top....

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  • Profile picture of the author cheddarben
    As long as people's mothers and grandmothers are using FB, it will be the prevailent medium for social media.

    IF Google can convince those people to be on Google +, which is possibole, then it will be lights out for FB. All generations use, or are likely to use, GMail and google search. THAT is where Google can make headway.
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  • Profile picture of the author jattmarketer
    Well, very less chances because Facebook dominates the no. 1 social media site position from a long time.
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  • Profile picture of the author mcgrathcullin
    I don't think G+ will ever dominate Facebook. It is far less user friendly to those who are less tech-savvy, while Facebook accommodates both and has an easy front-end interface with a backend for those who want to develop their pages a little more.
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  • Profile picture of the author lalit657
    I already using all the three....by using them i come to know that g+ is maintained their security very well...means their is a liitle very chance to do scams in g+ but we can do it in facebook and pinterest very easily....there is a little security in facebook but pinterest is free of security...
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  • Profile picture of the author henryblogger
    Facebook is every popular website in the world
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  • Profile picture of the author Hrkjds
    Facebook can't be dominated by any social media sites. Facebook will remain in its place. Google plus is also good in its way. In case of dominating Facebook by Google+, it is impossible till date.
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  • Profile picture of the author StuartMcMinigal
    There is always going to be a new social network popping up here and there keeping the likes of Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Google + and a few others on their toes to keep them developing.

    Some fail and crumble like MySpace. At the minute most of the social networks are not to similar, each has their own plus points and features that the other doesn't. Until something comes out that incorporates all the social networks and is mind blowing that we will see one of them getting taken over.

    Back to the point, Google + has a long way to go, general everyday people are still a little skeptical about using it for personal use.
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  • Profile picture of the author PrettyJenny
    If Google is gonna beat FB, it's still very very far ahead as users are still hesitant to try a new network if FB already satisfies their needs. However who knows, FB also started from a small group of users.
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  • Profile picture of the author carlamae
    I think we have to look at social marketing like shifting sands....things will ALWAYS be changing. Anything social media or internet marketing related is a never ending learning game and you have to stay on top of it.
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