ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘online social media’

15May

Taking flight You haven’t read that wrong! I (Luis) am now a permitted drone operator! Drones have made the news headlines recently and for all the wrong reasons. I have always had a fascination with video and video creation as well as photography, which was intensified when I started cycling and has grown ever since. […]Continue Reading

15Feb

Facebook’s World You may or may not already know that Facebook owns Instagram and WhatsApp, making them a Social Media powerhouse by getting Social Media Connected. They even tried to buy Snapchat a few years ago, but their $3bn offer was deemed too low! Social Media Connected Mark Zuckerberg’s original idea for Facebook was to […]Continue Reading

09Feb

Mmmm, well are you? Have you been seeing more ads in your Messenger feed lately, I know I have? Do I open them? Sometimes, and apparently more so than campaigns sent to my email address. And I’m seeing less of those since the whole GDPR opt-in thing last year! Speaking of which, how does this […]Continue Reading

24Jan

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

12Jan

One of the most useful tools for one Facebook Page to communicate with another Facebook Page has disappeared! The Pages Feed…. It used to be that, if you had access to the settings etc on a Facebook Page on a web browser you could ‘like’ other pages and then view these pages in a News […]Continue Reading

07Jan

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

20Dec

We’ve got a whole new load of Open Workshops lined up for you to book onto across 2019! Download the full programme of dates here: SocialProgressLtd-SocialMediaWorkshopProgramme-2019 From learning the basics of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for your business, to creating inspiring visual and written content, to advanced training on Facebook and Instagram Advertising, we’ve got […]Continue Reading

09Nov

In this blog series, our resident girl geek Mel, will be delving into the ‘exciting’ world of data and analytics. You may think this isn’t relevant to your business or ‘yawn’ as many people do, but a few minutes now and then can make a huge difference and it doesn’t need to be drawn out […]Continue Reading

26Oct

I chose Social Progress for my work experience as I have an interest in business and they deal with a lot of different clients in a lot of different sectors. I only applied with two places for work experience and Social Progress accepted, which I was really happy with. I was really nervous before my […]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