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


If you haven’t heard or seen Felix The Huddersfield Station Cat on Facebook in the past few weeks then where have you been? Felix now has close to 50,000 Likes on his (well actually her) Facebook Page and has reached audiences all over the world Created by a good friend & ex-colleague of Janet’s here […]Continue Reading


Superfast West Yorkshire held an Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Masterclass for fourteen delegates of the Women and Broadband Programme which was skilfully presented by Pascal Fintoni. Esther was one of the delegates who attended the SEO Workshop hosted at The Media Centre in Huddersfield and this is her overview of the presentation. Pascal Fintoni split the SEO […]Continue Reading


You may or may not know that at the back end of 2015 Janet entered the Social Progress Blog into the UK Blog Awards 2016. We’re not usually very shout-y about our work or the clients we work with – unless we appear in the Close Up Magazine, Topic UK Magazine or in the local […]Continue Reading


It’s easy to get caught up in the social media numbers game. Whether you’re on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Instagram or Pinterest etc. It’s hard not to get at least a little bit excited when you get a notification to say someone’s engaged with your activity. When you’re using social media for your business, […]Continue Reading


Keeping Your Holidays Jolly by Esther Orridge I don’t know about you but I LOVE going on holiday – especially with my husband, family and friends (not necessarily all at the same time though!) Whether it’s a short break in the UK or a longer holiday abroad, what I like most is being able to […]Continue Reading