ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘communities’

28Nov

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

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

28Aug

As a business, you may be on various Social Media platforms and try to use them to connect to your primary audience in different ways. If you’re already on Instagram, have you gotten involved in stories yet? If not, maybe you’re still waiting for someone to tell you why they’re a good tool to use […]Continue Reading

06Aug

Social Media is becoming more and more a visual experience. Instagram is the fastest growing platform out there and continues to dominate with the introduction of Instagram Stories and now, IGTV (Instagram TV). When you’re scrolling through any social feed and you see an image, there’s a good chance you ignore the text that accompanies […]Continue Reading

19May

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

15Apr

Businesses have long been crying out for their Facebook Pages to be able to set up & engage with Facebook Group. Well now they can! This NEW feature on Facebook has been around for a fair while on LinkedIn Company Pages. Although probably little used by LinkedIn users to be honest. How to find and […]Continue Reading

31Mar

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

15Feb

It’s increasingly harder and harder to encourage people to ‘like’ your Facebook Page unless you’re prepared to pay for Facebook Ads – right? Well, yes and no. We know that targeted Facebook Ads work wonders and you can get some excellent results if you know what to do. Get in touch if you’d like us […]Continue Reading

13Feb

There’s nothing more powerful that recommendations from your friends and family, and so Facebook have incorporated a new feature called Recommendations which allows users to ask their network to share their choices for things like places to eat out, best movie to see, what to do with the kids etc. Start by scrolling down the […]Continue Reading

09Feb

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