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A mixture of social media news, tips, advice and ramblings

How To Use LinkedIn For Sales: 6 Top Tips

How To Use LinkedIn For Sales: 6 Top Tips

Sales is undergoing a digital transformation! I know that digital transformation is a grossly overused phrase these days, but within sales it is actually relevant. The old methods of cold calling, spamming emails and running door to door are yielding such low returns these days they are essentially obsolete. Indeed, this article from Salesforce highlights […]

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What’s new in social media / Feb 2018

What’s new in social media / Feb 2018
A new month and some new social media tools being tested and launched. We know it can be hard to cut through the plethora of weekly announcements to figure out exactly which social media changes are relevant to your business. Will a new Snapchat filter prove to be a game changer? Unlikely. Or will you [...] Read More

The Best Businesses On Instagram And How They Do It

The Best Businesses On Instagram And How They Do It

The Best Businesses On Instagram   After the acquisition by Facebook back in 2012, Instagram’s popularity has continued to soar with the platform now at over 800 million active accounts worldwide. As any good marketer knows, your company should go where the people go, so naturally, companies have started to gravitate toward the platform in […]

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Social Media Predictions for 2018 – Video & Interactive Shopping

Social Media Predictions for 2018 – Video & Interactive Shopping
Our third and final 'Social Media Predictions for 2018' blog examines video on social media, augmented reality and shoppable media. We have published our 2018 predictions as three separate blog posts, grouped around different themes: People vs Machines - catch up on this one here. Building Trust - catch up here. Video & Interactive Shopping [...] Read More

The 4 Step Guide To Writing A Powerful LinkedIn Summary

The 4 Step Guide To Writing A Powerful LinkedIn Summary
The 4 Step Guide to Writing a Powerful LinkedIn Summary So you're looking to revamp your LinkedIn profile and start growing a valuable network of people? Well, you've come to the right place! The LinkedIn summary is becoming an increasingly powerful weapon in your arsenal. A lot of its importance can be attributed to the [...] Read More

Social Media Predictions for 2018 – Building Trust

Social Media Predictions for 2018 – Building Trust
Welcome to the second instalment of our social media predictions for 2018, including the affect of GDPR and customer reviews. We are releasing our 2018 predictions as three separate bite-sized blog posts, exploring the themes of: People vs Machines (you can read this blog here) Building Trust Video & Interactive Shopping So if you like this one, [...] Read More

Facebook newsfeed algorithm changes

Facebook newsfeed algorithm changes
9 actions you can take right now to make sure your posts will still be seen On 11 January 2018 Facebook announced changes to the way it curates its newsfeed. It’s starting to give more prominence to posts from friends and family rather than from brands and businesses. Through this, they hope to make Facebook [...] Read More

5 Reasons to Start Podcasting

5 Reasons to Start Podcasting
This blog lays out the benefits of starting a podcast and how podcasting can help grow your business in new ways. If you’d like to find out more about podcasting, and learn how to get started producing your own then why not sign up for our new podcasting course. #1: Listening to podcasts is a [...] Read More

Social Media Predictions for 2018 – People vs Machines

Social Media Predictions for 2018 – People vs Machines

Welcome to the first of our social media predictions for 2018. It’s that time of year when experts gaze into their crystal balls and make bold predictions for the year ahead. Unfortunately, here at Social Brighton, we seem to have mislaid our crystal ball, so we’re going to have to base our predictions on facts, […]

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What’s new in social media / Jan 2018

What’s new in social media / Jan 2018

Hello and welcome to our latest blog. In this issue we’ll be looking at some recent social media developments that might affect your business. We’ll tell you about what’s coming down the line and how you can be prepared take advantage of exciting new features on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. Thanks, and enjoy! Instagram ‘Stories […]

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