Here is a video from Google on how to get started with Google+. You can get started by making some circles. This video will show you how. The most interesting thing about Google+ is it's ability to create different circles of friends. In traditional social networking sites everyone the you associate with can be in on your conversations. with Google Plus you can start out with a Circle of Friends, Family, Business Associates, and Aquantances and each circle's conversations can be isolated from the other. It offers a new way to network that should interest you. Check it out and make some new circles of friends.