Vic Gundotra

Vivek "Vic" Gundotra (born June 14, 1968 in India) is an India-born businessperson, who served as the Senior Vice President, Social for Google until 24th April, 2014. Prior to joining Google, he was a general manager at Microsoft.
Posts about Vic Gundotra
  • 10 Key Factors That Will Determine the Future of Google+

    … has apparently been reshuffling the teams that used to form the core of Google+, a group numbering between 1,000 and 1,200 employees. We hear that there is a new building on campus, so many of those people are getting moved physically, as well — not necessarily due to Gundotra’s departure. As part of these staff changes, the Google Hangouts team…

    Eric Enge/ Copybloggerin Social Google- 23 readers -
  • Review of Search Predictions 2014 and Search in 2015

    We are now in 2015 ! Last year flew by, there were many changes in our industry and before making predictions for what will happen this year, I wanted to review some of the predictions that were made in 2014. I have reviewed some of the predictions from the following three blog posts: Searchmetrics: http://blog.searchmetrics.

    Jo Turnbull/ State of Digital- 36 readers -
  • Google Plus Marketing Case Study Teaser

    This post is a 'teaser' for a full report on the visitor levels for PYB related content, as we want to show you want can be achieved using content marketing and Google+ As you will see from the information below, this single blog post has had over 250,000 visitors in less than 15 months. With an average time on the page of over 5 minutes, we can safely say that myself and PYB ...

    Martin Shervington/ Plus Your Business- 9 readers -
  • Google+ Says It’s Thriving But Refuses To Give User Figures

    … monthly active users, 300 million in the Google+ stream during a special Google+ event last October, the company has gone quiet. That informational vacuum has been filled by chatter about the decline and possible fall of Google+ as a viable Google product, speculation that gained momentum in April when Google+ founding father Vic Gundotra abruptly…

    Martin Beck/ Marketing Landin Social Google- 14 readers -
  • Google lets new users say ‘no thank you’ to Google+

    For the past few years, Google+ has been building up the user numbers the easy way – by requiring people to have an account if they want to use Gmail, YouTube or other Google service. It’s been an issue for many, especially when they hooked their wagon to YouTube and forced people to use their real names on their video uploads.

    Cynthia Boris/ Marketing Pilgrim- 2 readers -
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