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

Understanding your LinkedIn dashboard

Understanding your LinkedIn dashboard

Have you ever looked at your LinkedIn dashboard? Even know where to find it? Don’t worry if you’ve never paid attention to it, or even noticed it in fact. We’re all busy and it’s just another thing to do; some more numbers to think about. As if there weren’t enough! But, don’t write your LinkedIn […]

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Our New Look!

Our New Look!

I’m very excited to be introducing our brand new look this week. It’s been a long time coming and we’re so pleased with it! You’ll be seeing a new logo, colour scheme and bits and bobs on our website, social channels and on our training courses from today. ‘Before’ Back in November 2010, I was out one […]

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What’s New in Social Media // August 2018

What’s New in Social Media // August 2018

Hi. How’s your summer going? Any holiday plans? Really?! Sounds nice. I’ve always wanted to go there. I treasure these little catch-ups. Anyway, back to the important business of social media and… er… business. This month’s blog explains how Obama lost 2.3m Twitter followers in just one day; how your customers will soon be able […]

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What’s New in Social Media // July 2018

What’s New in Social Media // July 2018

Hey, what’s new? I’m good thanks. I love the summer down here in Brighton. The sun is shining, the World Cup has yet to disappoint and Wimbledon tennis is almost upon us. As I discovered yesterday to my complete joy, it’s possible to watch football on the big screen on Brighton beach while swimming in […]

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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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