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Connect with people on Google+

You can follow someone on Google+ to see what they share in your home stream.

Follow someone

You can see someone's posts in your home stream by following them.

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google+ app Google Plus
  2. Open the profile of the person who you want to follow. You can search for their name, or tap their photo next to one of their posts or comments.
  3. Tap FOLLOW.

Unfollow someone

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google+ app Google Plus
  2. Open the profile of the person who you want to unfollow. You can search for their name, or click or tap their photo next to a comment or post that they've made.
  3. Tap FOLLOWING (or the name of the circle that they’re in).
  4. Unselect the 'Following' circle.
  5. Tap DONE or OK.

Comment on a post

You can comment on your own posts or posts that other people share. You can enter text, insert images or place a link in your comments. Links appear with previews.

Add a comment to a post

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google+ app Google Plus.
  2. Tap the post that you want to comment on.
  3. Tap Add a comment or Comment.
  4. Add your comment:
    • To insert an image, tap Insert image Insert image or Take photo Take photo.
    • To insert a link, tap Insert link Link. You can also start typing a link and a preview should appear below it.
    • If you’re inserting a link, tap through the thumbnails to pick the photo that you want to display with the link. You can also post a link without a photo.
  5. Click or tap Post.

Edit or delete your comment

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google+ app Google Plus
  2. Find the comment that you want to edit or delete.
  3. Tap your comment or click More More.
  4. Tap Edit comment or Delete comment.

Mention people in your posts

Mention people to get their attention on a larger post or if you want to address someone specifically. They'll be able to see the post which they were mentioned in, even if the post wasn't originally shared with them.

Note: You won't be able to mention someone in a comment if the original poster locks the post.

+1 a post

Show that you like someone else's post with the +1 button. People in your network might see posts that you've +1'd in their stream. 

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google+ app Google Plus.  
  2. Find the post that you want to +1.
  3. Click or tap +1 
  4. Optional: To undo the +1, tap .

Notes:

  • If you +1 a public post, your followers may see the post and that you've +1'd it.
  • See posts and comments that you've +1'd on Google+ and outside Google+ by viewing your Activity log.

 

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