Tag: social media

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

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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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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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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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