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I'd like a flowchart or explanation of how Google+ controls my post visibility. How does it decide if a user has access to my posts and where do these posts appear in that users stream?

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Google+ uses the following decision process to determine whether a user has access to your posts and where that post will appear in their stream.

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What is the source of this flowchart? Did you make it yourself, Barry? Is in an official flowchart from Google? – Philip Durbin Aug 10 '11 at 2:35

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