Mel’s our Head Geek here at Social Progress and these are her thoughts on Social Media Analytics and in particular Twitter Analytics. According to the Oxford English Dictionary (OED), Analytics is “the systematic computational analysis of data or statistics and Information resulting from the systematic analysis of data or statistics”. With this statement, not only […]Continue Reading


Social media plays a vital role within the development of a business. It is an extension of the company and allows people to engage with their favourite brands and companies – keeping up to date with their latest news, trends and activity! Although many brands and companies have already gotten to grips with (and run […]Continue Reading


Here at Social Progress we think it’s a good idea to have more than one Facebook Admin. But choose wisely! When a Facebook Business Page is created it’s done so via a Facebook Profile (a person if you will). That Profile is then a Facebook Admin for the Page, and at this stage will be […]Continue Reading


On Friday 29th April 2016, we (Janet and Esther) made our way down to London to attend the National UK Blog Awards as finalists. After 1 taxi, 2 trains, a few underground changes and a bit of a walk, we arrived at the Park Plaza Westminster Hotel where the UK Blog Awards was being held […]Continue Reading


Whether you are just starting up in business or your business is well established, if you are not already a member of a business network there are many benefits in joining. Becoming a member of a general or specialist network can really help you to develop a successful business. This blog post has been written to […]Continue Reading


Have you noticed anything new about Facebook recently? Well, apart from the obvious changes to how you interact as a Business Page, there’s a nifty new feature which not many people seem to have picked up on! Facebook is now search friendly and picks up on keywords used within your statuses and posts, meaning that […]Continue Reading


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Wednesday 16th March brought the Kirklees Business Conference to John Smith’s Stadium in Huddersfield. The event was well organised by Rachel Dickie and Rebecca Walker from the Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce and Richard Norman of Brand Yorkshire. We were just 1 of the 45+ businesses exhibiting at the Kirklees Business Conference, with 9 speakers […]Continue Reading


We’re really excited to be part of the Kirklees Business Conference organised by the Mid-Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce and hosted at The John Smith’s Stadium on Wednesday 16th March 2016. With over 45 exhibitors within the main Conference Room, 9 speakers presenting across the day, a discussion panel and various networking opportunities it promises to […]Continue Reading


We have some VERY exciting new news to share with you… If you haven’t heard already, Social Progress is now an official partner of MYnetwork Huddersfield, alongside existing partners Mid-Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce, Ramsdens Solicitors and Better Telecoms. Thanks to Sinéad Sopala from Ramsdens Solicitors for featuring the new news on their blog (which you can read […]Continue Reading