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Foschini launches “The Future is Female” creators campaign

Today women all over the African continent are finding new ways of solving challenges facing women. These creators have a world view that whatever they have battled with in the past, they have the power to change...

Issued by The Foschini Group 3 days ago

Users livid at Vodacom blip

Bongani Mthombeni was trying to apply for a bursary to study, but couldn't because he ran out of airtime after his Vodacom data disappeared...


Meet Carolyn Davidson, the woman behind the iconic Nike Swoosh

In order to know where you are going, even in design, it is always important to look back at all the people who helped get one's industry to where it is...

2 hours ago

Good Taste - SA's most talked about independent publication right now

Much has been said about the steady decline of print, but independent magazine Good Taste (GT) has been quietly thriving and has exceeded expectations with its second report of growth in 2017...

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Nielsen announces Africa's first digital audience metric

The entrenchment of Nielsen's Digital Ad Ratings (DAR) in the South African media market, heralds a new era of audience-based advertising metrics where advertisers now know who, as opposed to just what, consumers engage with...

Issued by Nielsen 1 hour ago

Modern insights agency Columinate develops mind-reading methodology

Modern insights agency Columinate, has unveiled its latest methodology, which measures a research participant's nonconscious attitudes and behaviours toward certain concepts, brands, services, or products, effectively allowing the researcher to “read minds”. Well, almost...

Issued by Columinate 1 hour ago

Durban Passions Instagram Hack at Facebook Creative Hub

Facebook led 40 top local creative students on Instagram Hack, in partnership with Durban Tourism, at the Facebook Creative Hub...

2 hours ago

Sunu the most awarded director at #Loeries2017

Egg Films' Sunu was the most awarded director at The Loerie Awards; his Absolut One Source campaign with Native VML and Khuli Chana took home 11 awards from 15 nominations...

Issued by Egg Films 37 minutes ago

New Marketing Achievement Award launches in South Africa

The Marketing Achievement Award (MAA) is to be launched by the newly formed House of Innovation to honour vision and innovation in growing and redefining the ever-changing South African marketing landscape...

4 hours ago

Global Awards announces 2017 executive and grand juries

New York Festivals Global Awards has announced the 2017 executive and grand juries. They are from the world's foremost healthcare advertising agencies and representative of creative leadership talent from 15 countries on six continents...

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Incubator initiative uses B-BBEE budgets to train young creatives

Companies, needing to utilise their B-BBEE budgets meaningfully, can access young creatives from Sum of 21 Academy, who will provide ‘creative hours' against this budget.

3 hours ago

Cape Town students win inaugural Facebook Challenge at Loeries

Three students from AAA School of Advertising in Cape Town won the inaugural Facebook Challenge Award at the Loeries, which attracted student entries from all over Africa and the Middle East...

4 hours ago

Eurobest jury presidents ready for November judging

Eurobest, the European Festival of Creativity produced by Cannes Lions has announced its Jury Presidents for the 2017 Festival...

3 hours ago

Mexican journalist wins Peter Mackler Award for Courageous & Ethical Journalism

Mexican journalist Marcos Vizcarra is the 2017 winner of the Peter Mackler Award for Courageous and Ethical Journalism...

3 hours ago

Kyle Lewis takes home nine Loeries

Arcade Content's Kyle Lewis took home nine Loerie Awards on the weekend: Gold, four Silvers, three Bronzes and a Craft...

Issued by Arcade Content 23 hours ago

Unsubscribed - how effective is your communication strategy?

Brands need to keep engaging with their lists by checking in to see if subscribers are still engaged with them. It may just keep them from unsubscribing...

By Mike Taberner 23 hours ago

#BehindtheSelfie with... Julia Anastasopoulos, AKA SuzelleDIY

This #WomensMonth we go behind the selfie with selfie (or Suzelfie) queen Julia Anastasopoulos - if you don't know her, you definitely know her YouTube alter ego, SuzelleDIY and prepare yourself for her new persona, Tali, hitting a Showmax screen near you later this year...

By Leigh Andrews 1 day ago

Highlights for 2017 Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival

The Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival is back in Johannesburg from 6 to 16 September 2017 to celebrate technology, creativity, collaboration and innovation from across the African continent.

1 day ago

Grey South Africa wins Gold, Silver and Bronze at Loeries 2017

This weekend Grey Africa proved that you don't have to be a big agency to win at the Loeries, as they took home Gold, Silver and Bronze awards...

Issued by Grey 1 day ago

Why PPC, CPC, CPI, SEO, etc., doesn't matter

Amod Munga reckons if you're going to spend money on advertising or marketing, you should skew your budget towards work that moves people's hearts and it will move their hands to their wallets as well...

By Amod Munga 1 day ago

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Africa news

She Leads Africa launches accelerator for beauty startups

She Leads Africa has opened applications for its Dark and Lovely x SLA Beauty Accelerator, a 10-week entrepreneurship development programme...

By Tom Jackson 1 day ago

Delivering a true omnichannel experience: what you need to know

With so many buzz words thrown around, omnichannel amongst them, it seems that retailers have completely lost sight on what a shopping experience is about...

By Lynette Hundermark 1 day ago

The digital trends driving the future of marketing

With growth and increased revenue taking centre stage as top priorities, generating demonstrable, bottom-line benefits for clients has never been more important...

By Tom Manners 1 day ago

AI-powered language tool LangBot wins Seedstars Ethiopia

LangBot, a gamified and artificial intelligence (AI)-powered language teaching chatbot, has been named the winner of the Ethiopian leg of global early-stage startups competition Seedstars World...

By Tom Jackson 1 day ago

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First shortlist out for Clio Awards

The first shortlists for the Clio Awards have been announced in the Film, Print, Print Technique, Out of Home, Direct, Events/Experiential, Branded Entertainment, Branded Content, Digital/Mobile, Social Media, Digital/Mobile Technique, Innovation, Integrated Campaign, Brand Partnerships & Collaborations and Student categories.

2 days ago

Email marketing: The key to successful small business

So much has been said and written about the effectiveness of email marketing and how small business owners can leverage this tool to grow their businesses. In fact, there is plethora of stories out there of successful entrepreneurs who literally used only email marketing to grow and scale their business.

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 3 days ago

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