Not everyone likes Google+, and I make it no secret that I don’t exactly care for it. G+ fanboys always give me grief whenever I pan the G+ service, but that’s par for the course, so it’s expected.
Anyway, there is a way to delete your G+ profile without killing off your YouTube (or Gmail) account. The written directions on how to do it are here. The video below shows how it’s done.
Does it work? For the time being, yes it does. Whether these instructions will work in the future is dependent on whether Google decides to (yet again) change around their system.
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