Enable Circle Stream Updates in New Google Plus's Navigation

Google Plus has got a new UI design which is way cooler than the previous one. We’ve seen the sort of changes in the UI that Google has brought to its social media network in this post. Also, with the new UI,the new Google Plus has brought the new settings to control the stream updates from the specific circles.

Learn how to enable new Google Plus UI on your profile from this neat tutorial.

Enabling the circle stream updates in navigation menu

Google Plus’s new design is easy to navigate and looks like if you are browsing the website from you mobile screen. You can simply navigate to the Settings by clicking on the menu (looks like responsive menu icon on mobile screens).

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Step 1: Click on Menu and go to Settings.

Step 2: Scroll down to Advanced Settings and Enable circle stream in navigation option. This will add another menu item with a name Circle Streams.

Step 3: Click on the Circle Streams to see your circles. Clicking on each separate circle will bring up the updates from them.

You can follow a group of people and read the only feed that you wanted. This saves time and increase productivity.

You can also distinguish the work updates with personal updates which may distract you while working on something.

That’s how it is simply done!
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New Google+(Plus) is Simpler, Faster and Better; Upgrade Today

Meet the Google’s new social media update, the new Google+(Plus) with an outstanding user interface that loads faster than the previous version and delivers better user experience. The whole UI is changed this time and it would evolve better as the company is rolling out the preview yet.

 

The new UI can be a solution and an answer to all cons that people were discussing about. It even has got the change of layout with two column stream updates that Google had implemented for their notes application, Google Keep.

 

If you are trying to make the most of Google Plus for your business, the new UI can answer your thoughts with the best networking strategies.

 

Upgrading to new UI

To enable the new UI on your side, just open the Google+ and you will be shown a prompt with a dialog asking you to try out the new UI. This looks as follows,

 

upgrading-to-new-google-plus

 

Alternate method:

You can still switch to the new UI even though the prompt is not shown. Go to Settings and scroll down to Manage other apps and activity. Click on Manage Google+ activity > There you could see a search bar in a whole new UI > Click on it and see you profile changing into the new UI in a couple of seconds.

 

Tip: Make sure your browser isn’t blocking any popup lightbox scripts. You can see the popup every time you open Google+ on your browser.

 

New Google+(Plus) features

The new Google Plus comes with full screen responsive layout. Though the responsive design is already in the basket but you will see a tablet and smartphone friendly layout in new Google Plus.

 

#1 Everything on the top navigation bar has been moved on to the sidebar.

 

#2 Every menu has its own Google family colors. You can notice it by switching among the menu tabs.

 

#3 All settings are brought under one roof instead of dividing them into Settings | Audience in old interface.

 

#4 Option to enable or disable Circle Streams which shows the updates only from a specific circle of friends.

 

If you are still finding difficulty in using the new Google Plus, you may visit the help page directly from here and bring out the Google+(Plus) ninja inside you. What’s your take on it? Share below in comments.

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