“This is a riff on the excellent article by +Tom Treanor. (Please show him support and follow him).
“Let me define Ride the Coattails my Google+ way: It’s metaphor that refers to the way in which Google+ Newbies can gain influence through their ties to Google+ Influencers. It does not mean that the newbie will get a free ride. No.”
“The newbie will have to earn the ride. And this article explains how to honestly and helpfully get a ride. See point (12) for the explanation of the riff concept.”
“Here are the 14 Ways:
1. Start Cultivating”
“Pick a small set of Google+ influencers that interest you (say 4-6 people) to start with.
“Place them all in one circle. Sincerely comment on their posts or +1 it. It does not help you +1 an odd post by +Melody Lynn and you are clueless about the topic. Mean it!”
“I have someone who drops 20 +1’s within 30 minutes on me. I am no influencer but this is useless. Check this article by the great Google+ Plusser +Jaana Nyström on commenting. Check the comments for ideas on what works.http://goo.gl/s1n8V“
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