Author: Chris Norton

Chris Norton is the founder of Prohibition and an award winning communications consultant with more than twenty years’ experience. He was a lecturer at Leeds Beckett University and has had a varied PR career having worked both in-house and in a number of large consultancies. He is an Integrated PR and social media blogger and writes on a wide variety of blogs across a huge amount of topics from digital marketing, social media marketing right through to technology and crisis management.

Back in 2017, I created a social media timeline Infographic for my Agency and it appeared to go down really well with loads of people sharing it and discussing the different channels that had been, thrived and gone However, that was more than three...

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This clip shows the making of TikTok's first TV advert featuring Gordon Ramsey and many others It has all been filmed on lockdown over 26 days and shows how creative you can get with the platform We are going to be seeing more and more of this as...

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Well to say the last few months have been busy is the world's biggest understatement Like the rest of the world, I have been getting used to working from home and trying to keep my business operating as close to normal as possible It is a fine...

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A few weeks ago my business partner and I ran a new webinar with a number of marketing professionals across the country on how to find success in a post-COVID world Post Covid 19 - Free Webinar Even now as we get closer to some kind of normal...

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If you work, or did work in marketing, and are sat at home furloughed or working from home struggling for some inspiration then I hope this free webinar will help give you some extra motivation or enthusiasm - well for the next hour at least I...

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I was recently running an advanced social media training session with a number of senior female academics and when the subject of LinkedIn was brought up I started discussing how it was useful to raise your profile in the higher education sector and...

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As the UK closes its third week of the Coronavirus crisis, I am still getting used to the short commute downstairs in the morning, and what-feels-like hundreds of video calls each day But what does this unprecedented state of limbo mean for brands...

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One of the biggest trends I've seen in the last 12-18 months has been a considerable rise in the use of dark social Dark social sounds like a scary secret place on the internet but it is a massive opportunity for marketers, and many people get...

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When discussing your business’ marketing strategy, training your team on the benefits and tactics of social media marketing and their proper usage isn’t a bad idea Although you may not initially think it, social media as it stands today is...

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I can't believe we are already into February but here we are In the last 30 days, we have been touring the UK giving a number of seminars on the latest emerging Social Media Trends We have pulled the data for these trends from a huge variety of...

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