How Long Until Facebook Blocks These Google+ Photo And Event Importers?


If you want to give Google+ an honest chance, you’ll want to use it to share photos and manage your events. But how do you pull your events and years worth of photos and off of Facebook and into Google+?

For the photos, you use a simple importer called

You don’t get to choose which photos it imports however — it’s an all or nothing arrangement, so consider the move carefully.

As for your Facebook events, we recommend the Chrome extension aptly titled “Add Facebook Events to Google Calendar.”

When you visit an event’s Facebook page, a new link appears with the text “Add to calendar.” Click the link and the event appears on your Google Calendar. Easy enough.

Let’s see if Google and Facebook can play together nicely and let these importers work.

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