Google+ was released to the public 6 weeks ago, and its initial growth spurt has had everyone talking. A natural bone of contention with the release of Google’s new platform is whether it’s a genuine contender for Facebook’s social networking crown. We’re not here to reignite that debate (though do feel free to get involved in the comments below), but it seems someone has a lot of passion for this whole Google+ vs. Facebook thing.
A creative interactive agency that specializes in visual storytelling has been hard at work creating these lively sketches. Chris Cassidy from JESS3 said:
“Some of our designers went to work visualizing what a real-world battle would look like if Google+ and Facebook were anthropomorphized.”
So. Much. Tech.
Some of the biggest names in tech are coming to TNW Conference in Amsterdam this May.
Here are are some of the “works in progress” that they’ve conjured up:
So does this mean the creatives behind these believe Google+ is about to out-muscle Facebook? Not anytime soon. Jesse Thomas, Executive Creative Director at JESS3, said:
“I don’t believe that Google+ is anywhere near replacing Facebook presently. It does represent a serious push by the search giant to re-enter the ring, in what is likely to be an extended battle between the two heavyweights for the social media belt.”