Online Marketing has to be part of any businesses marketing strategy for 2016. So if you haven’t embraced social media for your business yet, what are you playing at? Grab your online space and do it now! Don’t wait to see what happens or you’ll have missed your opportunity. Let’s look at the top 3 online […]Continue Reading


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all our friends, customers, suppliers and partners! From Janet and Esther (aka Team SoPro) xx Branded video by Liquid Lens __________________________________ Did you see our festive musical number? Watch below and look out for the surprise guests who appear half way through..! #VideoBombed Check out fairandfunky to see […]Continue Reading


On Friday 13th November, Esther attended the Santander Internship Programme Celebration where approximately 11 interns from the Programme received their official certificate of recognition for completing the 3 month internship earlier this year. The event which celebrated and explored the success of the Santander Internship Programme, was hosted by the University of Huddersfield Careers and […]Continue Reading


You may or may not know that we are active supporters of the Holme Valley Fairtrade group. We had a road trip to London on Saturday 17th October with fellow Holme Valley Fairtrade members, Helen Robinson and Sophie Bebb (who are also our good friends from fairandfunky). We set off very early (5am) and all […]Continue Reading


Ladies That Launch kicked off the Women And Broadband Programme with an event attended by 100 businesswomen on Friday 16th October. Hosted by Superfast West Yorkshire at the Google Digital Garage in Leeds the event was an introduction to the 6 month Support Package available to registered ladies within business. Our very own Janet Bebb […]Continue Reading


Over the past month or so we’ve come across a fair few companies who have their business set up as a profile on Facebook instead of having a Business Page. You do have to have a Facebook Profile to be able to have a fully-functioning Facebook Page however the question today is; “Does it matter […]Continue Reading


We work with a number of businesses in the hospitality and catering industry. It’s in their interest to be on TripAdvisor so that they can be found and tried out by new customers. Sometimes a venue isn’t what the customer was looking for (too small, too large, not child friendly, overrun with children). Sometimes there’s […]Continue Reading


Last week, Esther did her first ever vblog (video blog) which is a simple introduction to what we do here at Social Progress. Here at Social Progress we proved social media training and support for businesses and their employees. From social media strategy planning, 1:1 training and content management we have a range of services […]Continue Reading


Back in June 2015, Esther attended a Video Planning and Filming Workshop organised and run by Liquid Lens. The half day workshop, called “Shoot Yourself!” was presented by Darren and Jackie Cox at The Castle Rooms in Halifax. Here’s Esther’s review… After a warm welcome and a good cup of tea (a good brew is […]Continue Reading


Here at Social Progress we often do social media “health-checks” for businesses to review their existing social media accounts. Most companies start with setting up a Facebook Page, Twitter account and either an Instagram or Pinterest account – depending on the type of business it is. Esther’s background is in graphic design so she’s very […]Continue Reading