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+

    … are failures, too. This argument, by itself, is a non-issue. 2. Google+ is a ghost town From my time on the network, I can tell you this is not entirely true. There is a lot happening on Google+, and not just among digital marketers. The last shared numbers from Google were 300 million active monthly users, theoretically making it larger than…

    Eric Enge/ Copybloggerin Social Google- 16 readers -
  • Review of Search Predictions 2014 and Search in 2015

    … year. Erin Everhart wrote a great post summarizing the major changes that took place last year. There were some surprises, such as Matt Cutt’s taking some time out in July. We also saw Vic Gundotra left Google which led to people to think Google was not as serious about its Google+ product before. However, we also saw some predictions come true and this means there will be further developments in 2015. What do you think will happen for search this year? Let us know in the comments box below. Post from Jo Turnbull …

    Jo Turnbull/ State of Digitalin SEO- 27 readers -
  • Google Plus Marketing Case Study Teaser

    … Kawasaki, and Vic Gundotra (who both shared it) And generally providing one of the best solutions for newbies curious in learning Google+ Note: The post featured was released about 3 months prior to the launch of this PYB website on my personal blog, and now contains embedded PYB videos. I've applied the same approach time and time again…

    Martin Shervington/ Plus Your Businessin Social SEO Content Google- 7 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- 12 readers -
  • Four Reasons Google+ Might Still Be Alive After All

    Between Google shutting down its authorship program and Senior Vice President of Engineering and head of Google+ Vic Gundotra leaving the company, many believe the future of Google+ is in question. Instead, here are four recent events that hint at a bright future for the controversial social network.

    Dan Cristo/ Search Engine Watch- 3 readers -
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