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ArchivesCategory: Blogging

15Oct

Social Progress was a big change for me in my career as I’d previously had minimal experience in an office, but I was happy to be given the chance. For the past ten years I had been working in kitchens which was a totally different experience going from a warm, fast paced and stressful kitchen […]Continue Reading

18Sep

Have you ever had an “Oh No!” Photo experience? When you’re out and about, partying or catching up with friends, do you think about what your selfies and snap-shots will look like? Some more than others… Sure, we all want photos to capture the moment but where do those photos actually end up being used? Taking […]Continue Reading

24Jul

The FaceApp Challenge Have you tried it? This app is reasonably aged already (no pun intended), at just over 2 years old. But almost overnight it’s been resurrected and has stormed its way through social media thanks to the #faceappchallenge. A few celebrities have used FaceApp, posting their photos on their own social media channels […]Continue Reading

10Jul

Luis’ first Year at Social Progress It’s been one year since I began working at Social Progress, which has absolutely flown by! Leading up to my role here, I was out of work and becoming despondent with my applications after many rejections, so to get to this point is a big deal for me, not […]Continue Reading

15Feb

Facebook’s World You may or may not already know that Facebook owns Instagram and WhatsApp, making them a Social Media powerhouse by getting Social Media Connected. They even tried to buy Snapchat a few years ago, but their $3bn offer was deemed too low! Social Media Connected Mark Zuckerberg’s original idea for Facebook was to […]Continue Reading

07Jan

It’s 2019, but this still happens far too much! What is Facebook spam? It might be that you know someone that is a serial Facebook status updater, but that’s up to them, and you can choose who your friends are…BUT, have you ever seen someone posting or sharing a competition that sounds too good to […]Continue Reading

20Dec

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

26Oct

I chose Social Progress for my work experience as I have an interest in business and they deal with a lot of different clients in a lot of different sectors. I only applied with two places for work experience and Social Progress accepted, which I was really happy with. I was really nervous before my […]Continue Reading

15Oct

What is a #hashtag? Hashtags are used all over Social Media, it’s almost a sin not to use one now. Companies regularly create their own for their brand as well as advertising campaigns, so they  can gather momentum over time. They are usually keywords but can also be slogans and adding the # hashtag symbol […]Continue Reading

31Aug

With the new educational year about to start and students moving up to high school or going back to school, we wanted to revisit the topic of the impact that Social Media now has on our children as well as how safe they are online. We’re fairly certain that the majority of parents will use […]Continue Reading