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Episode 84: Agency focus - Source

Date: 2 Apr 2014
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NEWSWATCH: The DA wins 'Ayisafani' TV advert battle, Hlaudi Motsoeneng et al have been told to back off by senior journalists, and the corporation's political bias will backfire. (Video)

17 Apr 2014 07:29

Websites are shrinking

In Bizcommunity's [2014 trends] report, Anton Krugel names the first trend as "Less is more"...

By Zimaseka Njomi 17 Apr 2014 08:58

Creating shopping centres for consumers

A shopping centre is more than just bricks and mortar; it is a reflection of the evolution of consumers. Therefore, how a shopping centre's design reflects the values of its consumers plays an important role in its success.

By Danette Breitenbach 17 Apr 2014 07:58

Performance Based Marketing is showing business a real bang for their buck

With 2014 well underway, it is an ideal time to look ahead to some of the trends guiding digital marketing in 2014.

By Yaron Assabi 17 Apr 2014 14:00

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The bulk of Mxit's user base has always been people using feature phones. Now it's upped the ante by introducing smarter, prettier features.

By Cari Van Wyk 19 Apr 2014 10:41

Expanding the customer funnel to increase conversions

In the first part of this column, I outlined how you can put in place an advanced infrastructure to track and report on the customer's journey across your organisation's digital touchpoints.

By Johan Walters 18 Apr 2014 07:39

Broadcaster lifts ban on DA adverts

The SABC has cleverly averted a potentially embarrassing verdict over the decision to ban several DA election adverts by agreeing to flight them, pending an indefinite postponement.

17 Apr 2014 11:40

Food & Home Entertaining launches app for Top 10 Bakes 2014

Food & Home Entertaining has launched a free app for Top 10 Bakes 2014, available from the iTunes or Google Play Store accounts, reportedly the first in South Africa.

18 Apr 2014 12:13

Personification of brands - how are marketers using digital media to tell their story?

Advances in ad-technology, rich media and online video formats, and the need to follow where the audience is in an increasingly fragmented media-scape, mean that today's digital marketing tools give brands significant opportunity to tell stories and develop their brand personalities.

Issued by Exponential 17 Apr 2014 13:37

Promotions and new appointments at Mortimer Harvey

Mortimer Harvey has promoted two staff members, appointed eight new staff members and accepted two graduates from the Maharishi Institute into the agency's Learnership Programme.

Issued by Mortimer Harvey 17 Apr 2014 08:45

SA launches Charter on Children's Literacy Rights on World Book Day

Nal'ibali is launching a Charter on Children's Literacy Rights on World Book Day, Wednesday April 23, 2014.

17 Apr 2014 09:19

Zinto embarks on branded entertainment drive over the Easter period

For the ninth consecutive year, Zinto will drive a series of interactive activations over the Easter weekend during the Zion Christian Church pilgrimage in and around Polokwane, Limpopo. The campaign intends to reach over six million commuters over a four-day period and is targeted at the main consumer market.

Issued by Zinto Activation Group 17 Apr 2014 14:02

Mark Tomlinson joins Cannes' judges

Mark Tomlinson, co-founder of Hellocomputer, has been selected as the judge for the Mobile jury at the Cannes Lions international festival, which takes place from 15-21 June 2014.

17 Apr 2014 12:42

South African Elections Hub launched online

Google has launched an online portal where voters, journalists and campaigners can easily track all the latest news, trends and information related to the 2014 elections.

17 Apr 2014 08:26

Max Gebhardt wins Citi Journalistic Excellence Award

The 2013 Citi Journalistic Excellence Awards, open to all financial business and freelance journalists from across South Africa, has been won by Max Gebhardt, a former senior associate editor at Business Day.

17 Apr 2014 08:11

How a spokesman can transform your conference

If you are in charge of planning an important corporate conference, you want to make sure that your company shines in all its glory. Whether the event lasts for just several hours, a standard business day, or spans several days, you want it to go smoothly.

By Peter Davidson 17 Apr 2014 10:06

ABF Annual General Meeting a success

The ABF's 44th AGM was successfully held on 7 April at Draft FCB's offices in Sandton. The Executive Committee conducted all affairs within a short space of time, with the publicly released annual report reflecting a more promising year ahead.

Issued by Advertising Benevolent Fund 17 Apr 2014 14:11

Global consumer confidence rises, but consumers more critical

TGI offers a bi-annual global data release in February and in September, offering single source market research with a sample of 15,000 consumers.

17 Apr 2014 10:37

Brand inc empowers women through the Dawn Day Spa 2014 campaign

Brand inc's partnership with the Dawn brand began in 2012 when Brand inc conceptualised and rolled out the first Dawn Day Spa - a double-decker bus that was converted into a mobile Dawn beauty spa.

Issued by Brand inc 17 Apr 2014 12:02

It's champ time with the Blackball Premier League playoffs

Stay out of the water on the closing weekend of the Rand Show, because there's a 100% chance of sharks... pool sharks that is, as the Gauteng Blackball Federation hosts the final showdown of the Blackball Premier League, starring South Africa's top 10 pool players.

Issued by The 2014 Rand Show 17 Apr 2014 12:30

AfintaPart donates R200,000 in car seats

Leading Midas-owned truck parts distributor, AfintaPart, has donated 150 booster car seats to the Wheel Well store, a road safety NPO, in Brightwater Commons Shopping Centre, Randburg. The donation is equal to R200,000.

17 Apr 2014 09:48

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It is the time to honour, recognise and appreciate all South African working class

In commemorating workers' month, Community Divine Connection, in conjunction with BMK Advanced Corporate Training, is hosting the Workers Recognition and Appreciation Ceremony on 4 May at the Coca-Cola Dome in Johannesburg.

Issued by SA Workers Ceremony 14 Apr 2014 13:40

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