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22nd June 2020
Success Through Lockdown #2: Pivoting your social media marketing
Find out how a company whose primary products are tea towels, adapted their marketing message and saw double on year-on-year increase in sales.
10th September 2018
Becca’s Hype: Twitter Updates, Snapchat Bouncing, And Instagram Rumours
Welcome to this week’s edition of Becca’s Hype, a weekly post containing all of the latest social media stories from the last week. Here are Becca’s faves:
3rd September 2018
Becca’s Hype: YouTube, Snapchat, and Instagram!
Welcome to this week’s edition of Becca’s Hype, the weekly roundup curated by our very own social media guru, Becca! Here’s the best bits from the last week in the social media world…
28th August 2018
Becca’s Hype: Top stories from the last week and an Instagram update!
After a summer break we’re back with all the latest social media updates from the last week.
2nd July 2018
Becca’s Hype: A Look Across All Networks
Welcome to this week’s edition of Becca’s Hype! After weeks of Facebook and Instagram stealing the limelight, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIn have started to shake things up.
25th June 2018
Becca’s Hype: Instagram Announce IGTV!
Over the last week there have been some huge developments in social media, including the announcement of IGTV, a new video service from Instagram, and a new Facebook tool to measure how long you’re spending on the platform.
11th June 2018
Becca’s Hype: 3D Posts On Facebook, New Feature Slate, And A Glitch!
Happy Monday! This week in Becca’s Hype we’re looking at some of the newest updates from Facebook, and a quick update from Instagram too!
4th June 2018
Becca’s Hype: Algorithms, Trending News, And Political Ads
Welcome to this week’s edition of Becca’s Hype – we’re bringing you a bite size post today looking at some new updates on Instagram and Facebook.
21st May 2018
Becca’s Hype: Story Updates And Twitter’s Healthy Conversation
This week we’re seeing a lot of change in Instagram and Facebook Stories, as well as some good news from Twitter in regards to dealing with harmful content on the platform.
14th May 2018
Becca’s Hype: Google I/O, Snapchat, and Instagram
Welcome to Becca’s Hype! This week we cover Instagram’s new emoji slider, Snapchat’s latest design change, and swoon at the announcements from Google I/O.
16th April 2018
Becca’s Hype: New Snap Specs & Pinterest Cover Collage
Good morning! Ready for another edition of Becca’s Hype? This week we’ve got updates on Snap Inc, Instagram, and Pinterest.
3rd April 2018
Becca’s Hype: Tweaks and Changes from Facebook and Instagram
Did you enjoy your Easter break? Here’s some short and snappy social media news you might have missed over the weekend!
26th March 2018
Becca’s Hype: The week after Facebook’s biggest scandal
Welcome to this week’s edition of Becca’s Hype! Today we’ve got the latest news on Instagram’s algorithm tweak, the Facebook & Cambridge Analytica scandal, and an update from Snapchat.
5th February 2018
Becca’s Hype: Changes to Facebook’s data privacy and news feed
This week on Becca’s Hype: Instagram is finally carrying out a long-awaited change, Facebook is making a change to the news feed, and Bitmoji is adding new customisation options.
18th December 2017
Becca’s Hype: My Favourite Updates of 2017!
To celebrate the end of the year, I thought I’d pick out some of my favourite, most notable changes to social media platforms this year, as well as making a prediction or two about what might happen next year. Ready?
11th December 2017
Becca’s Hype: Instagram go crazy with updates!
Welcome to this week’s edition of Becca’s Hype. Instagram and Facebook have been busy this week as they launch an array of new features, just in time for Christmas.
4th December 2017
Becca’s Hype: Guess who else is using Stories?
Goodness gracious me, it is December everyone. I repeat, it’s DECEMBER. With Christmas fast approaching I’m pleased to let you know that there’s going to be a special festive edition of Becca’s Hype coming up soon. It’s going to be grand. For now though, let’s see what’s been happening in the last week on social media…
20th November 2017
Revamps, merging, a test, and a new way to upload – this week on Becca’s Hype
A quick look at this week’s changes in social media.
13th November 2017
Becca’s Hype: Changes on Twitter, an update for bloggers, and a Snapchat rumour
After a stressful morning frantically refreshing half a dozen tabs to get BrightonSEO tickets, I’m pleased to say that eventually, we got some! Hopefully you did do, April’s conference is going to be a good one, trust me, I know it.
For this week’s hype I’ll be looking at Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. Yep, Snapchat are still battling away for social media success.
6th November 2017
Becca’s Hype: Two social updates, one controversy, and a mysterious decision.
Welcome to the first Becca’s Hype of November – how are we this close to Christmas already? This week we take a look at new features from Instagram and Facebook (surprise surprise), a Google Docs controversy and a mysterious move by Amazon.
9th October 2017
Facebook Puts New Ad Measures in Place After Backlash Over Political Ads
Last week Facebook finally admitted that perhaps there was the possibility that ads which had run on the network might have had an impact on the US election last year. I explore the new measure in place and take a look at what else is happening in social.
2nd October 2017
Becca’s Hype: Big Updates to Live Streaming Across the Web
Welcome to Becca’s Hype! This week Twitter have expanded their character limit, Snapchat have launched sponsored World Lenses, and Vimeo have launched a live streaming service.
25th September 2017
Becca’s Hype: A Week of Updates
This week I take a look at Apple’s new Intelligent Tracking Prevention, action taken by Twitter on pro-terrorist accounts, and updates made by Facebook and Instagram.
18th September 2017
Becca’s Hype: Instagram could be about to upset a lot of users
This week we take a look at Instagram’s potentially risky update, Pinterest celebrating 200 million users, and a Bitmoji update for Snapchat.
11th September 2017
Becca’s Hype: Facebook Needs A Helping Hand
This week Facebook gets a helping hand from Instagram, as well as trying out some very colourful tests…
4th September 2017
Becca’s Hype: Make sure you read T&Cs!
This week we have a reminder of why you probably should spend time reading terms & conditions!
21st August 2017
Becca’s Hype: Will Facebook & Instagram become one and the same?
This week we take a look at LinkedIn & Reddit introducing native video to the platform, as well as design updates to Facebook & Instagram’s UI.
14th August 2017
Becca’s Hype: Is TV going to become defunct?
Buzzfeed has a live show coming to Twitter and Facebook are launching original shows. Do we need TV anymore?
17th July 2017
Becca’s Hype: Everyone goes crazy for notifications
This week, social media platforms have been going wild for notifications – but not in the way you might expect.