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Google+ invites now updated(and restricted)

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If you are one of the lucky ones with a Google plus account the last two weeks, you would have noticed that you can invite an unlimited number of people to Google+ simply by entering their e-mail address. If you don’t know the e-mail address of someone you would like to invite and he isn’t on your imported contact lists, you’re out of luck.

The good news is that Google is rolling out a new system that address this issue over the next few days. You can now invite others by giving away your personal invite link. It’s easier than ever to share it via IM, Facebook or even give it away on your blog. A minor downside is that the link is complicated; can’t really memorize that! 

However, if you are looking to give away a lot of invites, forget it. Along with the new invite system, there is a limit of 150 people who can sign up under you. You may send out more than 150 invites, but only 150 people can actually sign up using the invites before it runs out. This means no wasted invites, but you can’t single-handily organize a mass Google+ exodus neither.

Here’s a video from Google that explains this change quite well:

Got any comment on this recent Google plus invitation update? Comment below!

10 Comments

  1. Makes really sense to me! Hoping there will come a second (and third) amount of invites over the time! I think there is still a lot of need for them……
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  2. I think Google Plus social network now open publish and easy to register ?
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  3. that’s a great one! You have good points. I think Google is on the top! And it is easy to have an account there.
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  4. People were sending invitations to their blog readers, family members, friends on a free giveaway which were lookinh a little bit spammy… but now it’s restricted, liked it…
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  5. I also encounter that thing. I always found unwanted mails on my inbox. Good to know that it is now restricted!
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  6. I agree with you DJ! Readers might think that it is a spam but now restrictions purpose are very good for me so it can minimize invitations.
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  7. Well no worries folks! It will launch anyway and it will be free for all. No rush for me.
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  8. Well, that’s great! Life made easy again by Google+. This is why I love this social networking site.
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  9. Hi Ice thanks for the update you share here I love it. Its really helpful.
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  10. Its Good that Google is finding ways to solve the problems of the users. I feel that Google plus will be a success as long as Google continues a good job.
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