SOLVED: How to Customize Your Google Plus Address URL

Google WILL let you customize the URL that is used to connect to your account.  The instructions are below.  However, you must meet certain requirements first:

  1. You have ten or more followers (people who have added you to their circles)
  2. Your account is at least 30 days old
  3. Your profile has a profile photo
  4. Your account is in good standing

How to set your Google+ Plus address:

  1. Open Google+.
  2. In the top left corner, click the drop-down menu  > click Profile.
  3. Under your photo and profile summary, click About.
  4. Scroll to “Links” section > find the header “Google+ URL > click Get URL.
  5. You’ll see the custom URLs you can choose from. You may also need to add a few letters or numbers to make it unique to you.
  6. Next to “I agree to the Terms of Service,” click the box > in the bottom left corner, click Change URL.
  7. You may be asked to verify your account using your mobile phone number. If you’re asked to do this:
  8. Type your mobile phone number > in the lower left corner, click Send code.
  9. Check your phone for the code that was sent to you.
  10. Enter that code in the box on your screen, then in the lower left corner, click Verify.
  11. When you’re ready to permanently add your URL to your profile, click Confirm choice.

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