A GOOGLE UH-OH PERHAPS?
"Google Friend Connect—Friend Connect allows webmasters to add social features to their sites by embedding a few snippets of code. We're retiring the service for all non-Blogger sites on March 1, 2012. We encourage affected sites to create a Google+ page and place a Google+ badge on their site so they can bring their community of followers to Google+ and use new features like Circles and Hangouts to keep in touch."
Just read this while on the Google blog. It seems rather upsetting considering many bloggers do not use Blogger as their platform and they use GFC to show their followers. What do you think?
Do you use Google+? What about using Facebook for followers? We'd love to hear your thoughts.
Read more of what Google is shutting down HERE.