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Social Media Christmas Checklist for Brands

If you haven’t been putting any festive messages out on social media yet – why not?! Christmas and New Year are some of the busiest times of the year for businesses, with many reaching peak sales/bookings through social. It’s also a great time for showing a more fun, creative side to your brand, showing your… Read more »

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Six Go On A Strategy Day

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This week, the South Coast Social team got out of the office, put away the laptops (for once!) and headed to the Hotel du Vin in Poole for a Strategy Day. It was a great chance for us to share ideas, visions and talk through our plans for 2020.   Throughout the day, we were joined… Read more »

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What is ‘reactive’ social media and why should brands be doing it?

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Reactive social media is when a brand or business responds in real-time to current events. Whilst proactive social media is an integral part of your marketing strategy, reacting to events as they happen shows that your brand is relevant and might help with your online presence.

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How Can Memes Work For Your Marketing?

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There’s no getting away from them, whatever social media networks you use, you’ll find an array of memes jumping out at you! And we LOVE a meme… (check out our Twitter!). You may not be as much of a meme super fan as us…. but what if they could be used to help your marketing… Read more »

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Dealing With Social Media Trolls

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If you’ve been following the latest news from the royal family social media channels, you’ll be aware that they are making a stand on cyberbullying and social media trolls, requesting that followers be more courteous, kind and respectful when using the social channels. In specific, the social channels being talked about are the Queen’s social… Read more »