Originally Posted by numeric
I haven't heard of it yet. How helpful do you guys think it would be?
Impossible to say. The growth of G+ has been phenomenal, though. If Google implements business pages well and G+ continues to be popular, business pages could be quite helpful.
On the other hand, it may turn out that there are just too many social networks out there, and people get burnt out.
The only way to know is to give it a try - which is why people are so eager for business pages to launch.