On 2nd April 2019 Google officially pulled the plug on their own social media platform called Google Plus. You may or may not have heard of this Google product, that was initially late to the social media party… For those who don’t know much about the search engine’s own ‘social’ site, Google was a little […]Continue Reading
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25AprGoodbye Google Plus!
On Friday 1st March 2019, Janet and Esther travelled down to Facebook, London for a “Train the Trainer” Event as part of the “Facebook #SheMeansBusiness Programme”. Although Janet had been to the Facebook Partner Centre in London before, Esther experienced the social media giant’s London HQ for the first time. “It’s like the Willy Wonka […]Continue Reading
Have you heard about something called the Fyre Festival? Well, I hadn’t until recently. I walked past my husband watching something on Netflix that stopped me dead in my tracks – even though it only had 20 minutes left! My husband said “you’d be interested in this because it’s unbelievable what they achieved through using […]Continue Reading
We’ve got a whole new load of Open Workshops lined up for you to book onto across 2019! Download the full programme of dates here: SocialProgressLtd-SocialMediaWorkshopProgramme-2019 From learning the basics of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for your business, to creating inspiring visual and written content, to advanced training on Facebook and Instagram Advertising, we’ve got […]Continue Reading
28NovGuess Who’s Back!
For those of you who have gotten to know us since October last year you may not really know about SoPro Esther who’s actually been part of the Social Progress Team since 2015. She’s back after almost a year on Maternity Leave! Well, she’s actually been back over month now – how time flies! She […]Continue Reading
Many people think that marketing and social media is confusing and scary. However, we’re often explaining to our clients that social media really isn’t rocket science. Sometimes we just need a bit of guidance to use it more effectively and efficiently. There are a few tips and tricks we share during social media training and […]Continue Reading
We’ve had a few people ask us recently if we’ve moved office. Nope! Social Progress certainly hasn’t moved from our lovely office in the heart of Honley, Huddersfield. We used to share the office with the Creative Analysis Team who have moved into another office in Huddersfield to start the next chapter in their business […]Continue Reading
Twitter is well-known for it’s quick-fire tweets, hashtags and Twitter trending. However, it’s also unique in a sense that every message you tweet has to fit their specific character count of 140 characters. When you understand the value of those characters, each one becomes precious! For years, devoted tweeters have been cramming their messages into […]Continue Reading
In light of Safer Internet Day, we thought it would be worth encouraging and advising parents, guardians, teachers, tutors and carers to be aware of what social media is out there. Esther recently read an article by the Huddersfield Examiner which explains that new apps, similar to dating-style apps, as well as group-chat apps are […]Continue Reading
Did you know that 80% of internet users own a smartphone? We have information available at our fingertips and faster than ever before! A study by the UK Council for Child Internet Safety found that “children predominantly access the internet at home and through mobile devices”. With this week marking Internet Safety Day, we thought […]Continue Reading