On Friday 1st March 2019, Janet and Esther travelled down to Facebook, London for a “Train the Trainer” Event as part of the “Facebook #SheMeansBusiness Programme”. Although Janet had been to the Facebook Partner Centre in London before, Esther experienced the social media giant’s London HQ for the first time. “It’s like the Willy Wonka […]Continue Reading
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Have you heard about something called the Fyre Festival? Well, I hadn’t until recently. I walked past my husband watching something on Netflix that stopped me dead in my tracks – even though it only had 20 minutes left! My husband said “you’d be interested in this because it’s unbelievable what they achieved through using […]Continue Reading
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
28NovGuess Who’s Back!
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
15OctWhat is a #Hashtag?
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
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
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
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
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
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