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Episode 189: Mike Wronski chats the top 5 Social Media platforms in SA.

Date: 22 Sep 2016
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Pretoria HOMEMAKERS Expo 2016

Find all your home inspiration inside and out at the Pretoria HOMEMAKERS Expo, from 6-9 October, at the Parkview Shopping Centre...

Issued by HOMEMAKERS 1 day ago

#InnovationMonth: The beauty of programmatic advertising

Take one part online fashion and beauty content. Add in programmatic advertising and networking opportunities. Mix well. What do you get? Hybrid digital agency and media house Amorphous Stride's latest offering, the FashionBeauty.Network. CEO Grant Shippey tells us more...

By Leigh Andrews 9 hours ago

Authority marketing: the best route to the customers' hearts (and wallets)

Authority is associated with expertise, pragmatic solutions and market leadership. The person who is deemed an expert attracts the attention of customers...

By Joseph Neusu 12 hours ago

Pokémon Go - the most profitable, popular and dangerous app in the world

When the trailer for Pokémon Go released last year, it felt like the world had come to a standstill. The news that the coolest, most addictive game from the Generation Y's and Millennials' childhoods would soon be entering the real world was enough to send everybody into a frenzy on social media...

By Marthinus Van Rhyn 8 hours ago

Native content - a brand's dilemma

The phrase 'native content' sends shivers down my spine, leaving me terrified and dumbfounded in equal measure...

By Charlie Stewart 8 hours ago

Would your business come to a standstill without you?

A lot of people think that being the big boss means being the best at everything. They couldn't be more wrong, because that means your entire business is completely dependent on one person...

By Pieter Scholtz 11 hours ago

What to expect in 2017

I was tempted to write this article in the same style of that famous joke book "Everything that men know about women". This massively thick book, when opened, displays a multitude of blank pages. Pretty much what men do know about, women I suspect. I think anyone who looks to predict the future here in South Africa, is reading from a similar book...

By Chris Botha 11 hours ago

Agrofood in North Africa: a strategic sector at nature's mercy

The agrofood sector remains one of the most important sectors for North African Economies, according to a report by Coface, the international trade credit insurance company...

15 hours ago

Women in Action host awareness day for Childhood Cancer Awareness month

Women in Action (WiA) cancer supporters, who have been trained by the Childhood Cancer Foundation in South Africa (CHOC), held an awareness day on 15 September in centres nationally and in neighbouring African countries...

Issued by Universal Church of the Kingdom of God 10 hours ago

First Look, first prize

It was during the 2015 IAB Ad Operations Summit that Jonathan Bellack, Director of Product Management DoubleClick, first introduced the new feature called DoubleClick for Publishers First Look...

By Lianne Godfrey, Issued by DQ&A Media Group 11 hours ago

Swift copy - a free masterclass for non-copywriters

The Red & Yellow School is running a copywriting workshop for non-copywriters at their Cape Town campus on 11 October, and at their Johannesburg campus on 19 October...

Issued by Red & Yellow 11 hours ago

Gamification could drive digital payment

Gamification could be used to drive financial literacy in SA where education remains one of the biggest obstacles to achieving widespread adoption of digital payment technology, Mark Elliott, president of MasterCard in SA, said on Tuesday...

By Hanna Ziady 13 hours ago

D&AD Impact Awards winners announced

The winners of the first ever D&AD Impact Awards were announced on 27 September at The PlayStation Theater in New York City. 20 Brands and companies were awarded a D&AD Impact White Pencil...

13 hours ago

Low-budget marketing ideas for small businesses

In order to help you take full advantage of the power of promotions and carefully chosen marketing plans, here are a few ideas you can take into account right now...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 11 hours ago

The SpaceStation welcomes Helene Siepman to their business development team

The SpaceStation team has welcomed Helene Siepman as a business development manager on the lifestyle portfolio...

Issued by The SpaceStation 11 hours ago

I have a dream...

Ciao Bella, a women empowerment initiative aimed at uplifting the lives of young women, is the dream of Alarece Easton, HR manager group of the MediaShop...

By Danette Breitenbach 6 hours ago

DQ&A's Online Tuesday #7 discusses Augmented Reality

The seventh installment of "Online Tuesday", themed 'It's an Augmented World', will take place in Cape Town and Johannesburg next month...

10 hours ago

Brand activation fosters engagement and inspires consumers to act

To make a meaningful impact, drive affinity and inspire consumers to act, one should consider the following: why would the audience pay attention to the campaign? Why should they engage? What factors should be considered?...

By Miguel Correia, Issued by Zinto Activation Group 10 hours ago

Celebrating a new look for Namibia's finest lager

Namibians love beer. In fact, they're so proud of their favourite brew, its tagline reads: Made of Namibia. Well, cheers to that, Tafel Lager, an ice cold cheers to that!..

Issued by Weathermen & Co 11 hours ago

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 191: Uber for Business

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 29 September 2016, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Busi Sizani...

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Africa news

Masen sponsors Africa renewable Energy Forum

Taking place from 2-4 November 2016 in Marrakech, the Africa Renewable Energy Forum will provide a unique platform for networking and knowledge sharing...

11 hours ago

Investing in African innovation

The African Innovation Foundation has called for entries into the Innovation Prize for Africa 2017...

14 hours ago

Agrofood in North Africa: a strategic sector at nature's mercy

The agrofood sector remains one of the most important sectors for North African Economies, according to a report by Coface, the international trade credit insurance company...

15 hours ago

Morocco signs deal for major Boeing hub

Morocco has signed an agreement with Boeing to build a new hub for the US aerospace giant that officials hope will create thousands of skilled jobs...

15 hours ago

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International

New Zealand's largest media firms sign merger deal

WELLINGTON: New Zealand's two largest media companies signed a merger agreement on Wednesday, although the planned deal still needs approval from the country's competition watchdog to proceed...

8 Sep 2016

Apple to show off new offerings on September 7

Apple on Monday sent out invitations to a "special event" on September 7 in San Francisco, where it is expected to unveil a new iPhone model...

31 Aug 2016

Promotional marketing: Having customised mugs that are filled with impact

Coffee mugs are one of the most popular promotional items, and they can be customised in a myriad of ways...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 15 Aug 2016

Newspapers rethink paywalls as digital efforts sputter

WASHINGTON: Paywalls were supposed to help rescue newspapers from the crisis of sinking print circulation as readers shifted to getting their news online...

12 Aug 2016

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