With the launch of Google’s latest much-hyped social network, companies lucky to get an invite were quick to jump on the bandwagon, only to find their profiles closed down a week later. The reason? Google engineers are asking businesses for patience, saying they want to test the waters with individual users before diving into the murky ocean of brand advertising and digital marketing. Fair enough, as long as this means an optimized brand experience in the long run. With a special brand-oriented Google+ product in the pipeline, Google can certainly not afford to leave out all those companies eager to market via the promising new social network. While all we can do now is sit and wait for Google to open the gates, let’s have a rough look at what it may have in store for SEO and digital marketing. Get the full story at Search Engine Journal