Community Support for Google Technologies is on StackOverflow
May 31, 2012 Comments Off on Community Support for Google Technologies is on StackOverflow
One of the surprises for me when joining Google was to find that almost all the community support (provided by the Developer Relations group and some engineers) was provided on StackOverflow. Rather than trying to bring people to its own web properties at all cost Google seems very pragmatic about this and tracks specific tags there to interact with developers where there are/live.
The list of products and technologies community-supported on StackOverflow includes Google App Engine, Android, Google+, Maps, Google TV, Chrome, etc… Here are some of the product-specific tags tracked by Google employees :