ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘Social’

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

31Aug

With the new educational year about to start and students moving up to high school or going back to school, we wanted to revisit the topic of the impact that Social Media now has on our children as well as how safe they are online. We’re fairly certain that the majority of parents will use […]Continue Reading

06Jul

I’ll say it once, but I’m sure that I’ll say it another 1000 times before the end of the week. Asking people to ‘Like and Share’ is stopping your business being seen on Facebook. This is just a little unknown fact that every small business needs to know. There is a crucial reason why Facebook […]Continue Reading

20Jun

Whilst Janet was on her (well deserved) jolly holiday earlier in June, Esther held the fort at Social Progress HQ. Not only was she managing he client’s social media accounts, responding to enquiries, checking funding applications for clients, eating cake and managing the Social Progress social media too, but she was managing Janet’s emails – […]Continue Reading

09Mar

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

04Oct

Business Mum Week was created to inspire the growth of UK mum-owned enterprise.  The week was the idea of a fellow business mum and founder of MumsClub, Jane Hopkins MBE with the aim of creating local media interest in mum run businesses and to create more mum-owned businesses. Our very own Janet Bebb, mum of […]Continue Reading

04Jul

Well as the ladies will no doubt know it’s an album by the British band Take That, which was the first album to feature Robbie Williams since 1995. But what else is progress? According to Wikipedia PROGRESS is “the idea that the world can become increasingly better in terms of science, technology, modernization, liberty, democracy, […]Continue Reading

07Apr

I’m fascinated by the concept of business networking & business communities. When I was a lass (many moons ago) my Dad would go ‘to see a man about a dog’ – it was a saying I heard many times which meant something was needed & he was going to meet someone to discuss this. My […]Continue Reading

22Jan

For those of you who missed it last week, @MumpreneurUK started a very unexpected Twitter phenomenon. The ladies started the hashtag #followladder with the intention of bringing like-minded people together and helping new tweeps to expand their connections online. However, within two hours of their first tweet, the hashtag was trending and the response was […]Continue Reading

30Nov

Well I delivered my first external presentation on the value, benefits, hints, tips and myths surrounding LinkedIn to a group of individual who in the main had less than 50 first connections. To say they were blown away by what this online tool can do for them and thier business is an understatement. Part of […]Continue Reading