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This article was published on August 4, 2011


Coming soon: Invite others to Google+ just by sharing a link

Coming soon: Invite others to Google+ just by sharing a link
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Courtney Boyd Myers is the founder of audience.io, a transatlantic company designed to help New York and London based technology startups gr Courtney Boyd Myers is the founder of audience.io, a transatlantic company designed to help New York and London based technology startups grow internationally. Previously, she was the Features Editor and East Coast Editor of TNW covering New York City startups and digital innovation. She loves magnets + reading on a Kindle. You can follow her on Facebook, Twitter @CBM and .

An incredibly easy way to invite friends to Google+ has just arrived. According to Balaji Srinivasan, a Google+ Engineer, the company will be rolling out a new feature over the next few days that lets you invite others simply by using a link.

Coming soon, when you click the “invite friends” button on the right-hand side of the page, you’ll find a new link that you can IM to friends or post on the web. Since it’s still in field trial, Google is limiting sign-ups from these links to 150 per person for now. If you haven’t yet been convinced that you should check out Google+, check out our post here: Circles and social design: Why Google+ is worth your time.

Watch this short video below for more details: