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

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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Too Scared to Start a Podcast

Too Scared to Start a Podcast
When I worked for a digital marketing agency in London, the only thing that got me through some days were podcasts. My obsession grew and soon I discovered a world of interviews with incredibly inspiring entrepreneurs until I’d heard enough to wonder: If they can do it… maybe I can too? Not long after this, [...] Read More

What’s new in social media / Nov 2017

What’s new in social media / Nov 2017

Welcome to your monthly digest of all that’s new and shiny in the world of social media. This blog will give you insight into new features announced by Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, and advice on how to take advantage of them for your business. While you read this I’ll be off writing up my Christmas […]

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What’s new in social media / Oct 2017

What’s new in social media / Oct 2017

So, how are you doing? I enjoyed a quiet week off in Wales with the family last week, returning calm, well-fed and a little windswept. I was, however, sad to hear that those poor old social media businesses worked right through the half term break… making deals, developing new functionality and continuing their quest for global […]

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My 5 Takeaways from the #brightonsummit

My 5 Takeaways from the #brightonsummit

I think anyone who went to the Brighton Summit this year would agree with me that this was a brilliant day. There was so much variety and it was certainly not your average conference or business event. From inspirational speakers and practical workshops to the relaxed networking and the “unknown hour”, the 2017 Brighton Summit, organised by the brilliant Chamber of […]

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10 Tips for Instagram Success

10 Tips for Instagram Success

With over 800 million active users, Instagram has seen rapid growth in the last couple of years. The visual social network has undergone some big changes as it competes with Snapchat for the millennial audience. Instagram launched ‘Stories’ in August 2016 which significantly reduced Snapchat’s user growth. And in February 2017, they introduced multiple image posts, allowing us to […]

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What’s new in social media / Sept 2017

What’s new in social media / Sept 2017

If we know one thing it’s that social media never stops evolving. It can be difficult to keep up with the myriad of platforms and their ever-changing tools and guidelines. But don’t worry; we are here to keep you updated on all the latest changes. Facebook’s video updates facilitate better insight for creators Having taken […]

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