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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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SABC, where art thou channels?

The media's obsequious reportage on Hlaudi made me ponder on a few things that, in my opinion, need attention at the SABC. Frankly, I have heard enough of Hlaudi this, Hlaudi that...

By Bonnie Ramaila 18 hours ago

The social phenomenon that is Black Twitter

If the term 'Black Twitter' leaves you scratching your head, you're not alone...

By JP Kloppers 15 hours ago

A world of differences

The African entertainment and media industry faces profound disruption, but it is exactly within this disruption that companies are finding opportunities...

By Danette Breitenbach 19 hours ago

From credit-worthy to target-worthy: How predictive scoring is being used in marketing

As a marketer or customer engagement professional, imagine the cost-savings if you knew who in your database or lead list were likely to be the most profitable customers or most likely to respond...

By Luke Turnbull 14 hours ago

#InnovationMonth: Firestarters ignited business creativity

Ignite! was a session of TED-style turbo-charged talks with an innovative twist that ended off the 2016 SABC Education Innovation Summit with a definitive bang. Here's what you missed from a few of this year's 'firestarters' (that's Ignite! lingo for speakers at the event)...

By Leigh Andrews 16 hours ago

Differences between a direct sales company and a pyramid scheme

For South Africans wishing to generate more income, they may consider joining a direct sales company or a multi-level marketing company. However, they must be sure that this isn't in fact an illegal pyramid scheme...

18 hours ago

The Bank of Goodwill

There is an invisible institution called the Bank of Goodwill. It is centuries old, and has stood the test of time. Every corporate needs an account with this institution - some more than others...

By Khuthalani Khumalo 12 hours ago

SA digital agency Creative Spark launches new look

Creative Spark, an award-winning digital agency within the M&C Saatchi Group of companies, has announced a new corporate identity to reflect its culture of innovation and creative force as a business...

Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 15 hours ago

Is SA's love for fast food still growing?

Insight Survey's latest South African Fast Food Industry Landscape Report 2016 examines the local and global fast food industry from a holistic perspective, with detailed insights into the entire SA value chain...

Issued by Insight Survey 17 hours ago

Marriott Hotels' content marketing model ensures a long stay

Marriott Hotels' social media monitoring innovation and branded content creation is making waves around the world, connecting the brand with the next generation of travellers - Millennials...

By Spero Patricios, Issued by Launch Factory 16 hours ago

Three out of three for AdMakers at the 'Oscars' of the real estate world - The 'International Property Awards'

"Omne trium perfectum" - everything that comes in threes, is perfect. That was certainly the case for AdMakers International on Thursday night at the 21st prestigious "Africa/Arabia" International Property Awards...

Issued by AdMakers 17 hours ago

Red & Yellow School set to launch its Alumni Association

Red & Yellow opened its doors back in 1994 with the aim of producing students who were well equipped to tackle the industry head-on...

By The Red & Yellow School, Issued by Red & Yellow 16 hours ago

Amplifi takes top honour at The MOST Awards

Amplifi, Dentsu Aegis Network's specialist trading and investment arm, was awarded the top accolade in Specialist Media Agency of the Year Category 2016 at the prestigious MOST Awards last week...

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 15 hours ago

Brand South Africa hosts university forum on the nation's brand

On Wednesday 5 October, Brand South Africa, in partnership with the University of Pretoria, will host its first University Dialogue with academics from various institutions who will discuss the current South African Nation Brand...

13 hours ago

Just Design catches Tropika fever

Clover worked with packaging specialists Just Design for a smoooth seventh season of Tropika Island of Treasure...

Issued by Just Design 16 hours ago

Youthful continent - A playground for both brand and youth

HDI is spreading its footprint in Africa, as the continent has proven to be youthful. HDI has recently announced the opening of their new offices in Ghana...

Issued by HDI Youth Marketeers 17 hours ago

Phakaaathi, back in The Citizen by popular demand

Due to reader demand, Phakaaathi is once again being published as a soccer supplement in The Citizen every Tuesday...

Issued by The Citizen 16 hours ago

Huawei and Leica Camera AG launch research and innovation centre

Huawei and Leica Camera AG have launched the 'Max Berek Innovation Lab', a research and innovation center at Leica's global HQ in Wetzlar, Germany...

15 hours ago

Make your digital strategy a reality

ITWeb's Digital Economy Summit 2016 will give you practical and tangible guidelines on how your organisation can become a disrupter by turning your digital strategy into a reality...

Issued by ITWeb Events 3 days ago

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Africa news

#TRENDING: The experience economy

In order to earn the attention of consumers, brands need to create experiences that they can share...

By Louise Marsland 12 hours ago

From credit-worthy to target-worthy: How predictive scoring is being used in marketing

As a marketer or customer engagement professional, imagine the cost-savings if you knew who in your database or lead list were likely to be the most profitable customers or most likely to respond...

By Luke Turnbull 14 hours ago

Five key shifts shaping Africa's entertainment and media industry

The internet, video games, television, and filmed entertainment segments of sub-Saharan Africa's entertainment and media industry are projected to continue to show growth up to 2020...

17 hours ago

GE reports back on R2bn investment across Africa

GE, which has operated in Africa for over 100 years, committed to invest $2 billion in facility development, skills training, and sustainability initiatives across Africa from 2014 to 2018...

20 hours ago

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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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