How to invite / transfer all your facebook friends to google plus ?

By | July 15, 2011


As most of you know already, Facebook won’t allow direct transfer of your Facebook contacts to gmail or to Google Plus. Yup, they are rivals!

But there is a very simple and easy way to transfer all your facebook contacts to gmail and invite all of them via google plus.

Follow the simple and easy steps to invite all of your Facebook friends to Google Plus.

1. Go to your Yahoo Mail (If you don’t have one yet, create one with in 3 minutes!)
2. Go to Contacts and Click Import Contacts
3. Now Click the Facebook Logo and Click ‘OK’ to share with Yahoo (It will import all your Facebook contacts!)
4. Then, Select All Your Contacts
5. Click Actions and Export
6. Export them as Yahoo CSV format.
7. Done. Now you have exported all your Facebook Contacts
8. Open your Gmail and go to Contacts Tab
9. Create a New group, say FaceBook
10. Click ‘FaceBook’ label and then ‘More Actions’
11. Import the Yahoo file you have just exported. (Remember to select ‘FaceBook’ group from dropdown! or any other group)
12. Done. Now all your Facebook friends are in your gmail account.
13. Now go to your Google Plus and click on the circles
14. Google Plus must have already identified them in your ‘Find and Invite’


5 thoughts on “How to invite / transfer all your facebook friends to google plus ?

  1. Malik Post author

    @Justin-> Check your gmail inbox. Invited. 🙂

  2. Jay Walia

    the above mentioned trick doesn’t work anymore. Tried multiple times but got the same message (see below):

    “Sorry, something went wrong.

    We’re working on getting this fixed as soon as we can.

    Go Back”

    Any other ideas?

    1. Malik Post author


      Where did you get that error???

    2. Malik Post author

      It’s STILL WORKING! Follow the steps in order.


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