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Is podcasting the new marketing?

Is podcasting the new marketing?

The term ‘podcast’ is our favourite word sandwich here at Social Brighton. It hails the original iPod device that hosted these audio files of goodness back in 2004, whilst having an aura of sophistication coming from the term broadcast. Why are podcasts so popular? Despite iPods being a thing of the past and even the […]

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What’s New in Social Media // June 2018

What’s New in Social Media // June 2018

Forget cup finals and royal weddings, our very own Brighton has been a sea of colour this month, with the children’s parade, the Fringe festival, the Great Escape music festival, open art houses and so much more. With all this fun it’s sometimes hard to keep up with work. But we didn’t want you to […]

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Facebook Advertising and GDPR

Facebook Advertising and GDPR

This blog will give you a brief overview of how the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) could impact your Facebook advertising. We’ll show you what you need to do to make sure you’re playing by the rules. While it looks like a complex subject, the good news it that much of the groundwork has […]

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What’s New in Social Media // May 2018

What’s New in Social Media // May 2018

From sledges to surfboards in just a matter of weeks… I’ve never been more proud of Britain, and my ability to start every blog post with a reference to the weather. Maybe I’ll compile a ‘Best of Weather Observations’ piece at the end of the year. You’d love that, wouldn’t you? 😏 Anyway, welcome to the […]

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5 Ways To Grow Your Business With A Podcast

5 Ways To Grow Your Business With A Podcast

It may seem like everyone is getting on the podcast bandwagon these days – and maybe you’ve been mulling it over too. But can you actually use podcasting to grow your business? In short: yes, you can. I know this from first-hand experience, and I’ve seen many other entrepreneurs and small business owners elevate their […]

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What’s new in social media // April 2018

What’s new in social media // April 2018

Hello and welcome to your monthly digest of social media related goodness. The snow has melted and the people of Britain are slowly emerging from their homes, blinking in the unfamiliar sunlight. It’s a beautiful time. Anyway, we hope you enjoy reading about how to revamp your bio and make sales through Instagram; how to […]

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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