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#DigitalMarketing: The attributes of a successful digital marketing strategy

Companies should allocate budget to researching their customers' needs and wants and digital behaviour before developing the strategy...

By Louise Marsland 4 hours ago

Mandela book violates sanctity of doctor/patient relationship

Sama has condemned the book on former state president Nelson Mandela's last days, saying the author has violated the most fundamental principle of patient/doctor relationships...

11 hours ago

Cartel conduct under investigation in Kenya

Leniency for cartel conduct in Kenya has unique elements, according to pan-African law firm Bowman's...

14 hours ago

Customer Experience Management Summit returns to Cape Town

The sixth Customer Experience (CX) Management Summit in Africa, taking place mid-August, will explore current and future state of CX to strengthen the industry within the African continent...

15 hours ago

CityVarsity journalism alumnus writes her way to success

A passionate CityVarsity journalism and digital media graduate Carly-Beth Haydricks is armed with a pen in her hand, ready to take on the media world by storm...

Issued by CityVarsity 12 hours ago

StokvelEx encourages stokvels to develop a realistic savings plan this National Savings Month

In recognition of National Savings Month this July, StokvelEx, a brainchild of Seven Colors Communications, offers handy tips on and how stokvel groups can save money and invest it in viable investment entities.

Issued by Seven Colors Communications 11 hours ago

A reimagined approach is needed to solve South Africa's social ills

South Africa's ability to solve issues will not only come from traditional platforms but rather from an integrated and united approach that is inclusive of different ways of thinking and solving challenges...

By Khangelani Dziba 10 hours ago

Planning: The key ingredient to avoid a social media crisis

The idea that content for social media cannot be planned and that live content can only be decided at the last minute, is an antiquated concept, writes Suzanne van Aswegen...

By Suzanne van Aswegen 12 hours ago

ICESA alumnus an ambitious journalist

Ayanda Gcinokwakhe Ngobese is one young journalist that is ready to be the voice of the people and to stand firm for what is right without compromising the values he believes in...

Issued by ICESA 11 hours ago

Nowness presents: Chris Saunders' latest music video for Grammy Award-winning Oumou Sangaré

For the latest track from Grammy Award-winning Malian musician Oumou Sangaré, director Chris Saunders enlisted the Swaggers dance crew. It is hot! hot! hot! Featured on Nowness...

Issued by Ola! Films 13 hours ago

Fake news, fake research!

About two weeks ago saw the 10th anniversary of the iPhone, marking the mass acceptance of the smartphone. In truth, the technology had already been developed five years earlier. That technology, together with the global roll out of the internet a scant five years previously, have transformed society forever...

By mike broom 3 days ago

#Yochallenge: Bite-size bikram for a good cause

The problem with taking a stand in July, even if you do so for a host of #MadibaDay and #CSIMonth initiatives, is that these are usually limited to just that one day of the year. Here's how you can stretch your body - and your wallet - to uplift others this August...

By Leigh Andrews 3 days ago

Waspa updates code of conduct

The Wireless Application Service Provider of South Africa (Waspa), has updated its code of conduct to be in line with Icasa regulations on premium services...

2 days ago

TrendSetter - SA's most in-demand skills

CareerJunction has done some research and crunched the numbers to give an outlook on skills that are on South African recruiters' hot (and not) list right now when hiring talent online...

Issued by CareerJunction 3 days ago

Why journalists make the best marketers

There's an interesting trend where many journalists eventually gravitate towards the marketing sector. While not all news writers are making the move, there are a great many of them writing copy...

Issued by Rogerwilco 3 days ago

Alcohol industry criticises government's 'vague' socioeconomic study

The South African Liquor Brand Owners Association (Salba) has criticised the government's inadequate socioeconomic impact assessment...

By Linda Ensor 3 days ago

2017 Pendoring judges seasoned experts

Entries for the 2017 Pendoring Advertising Awards, which promotes and rewards excellence in indigenous language advertising, will once again be judged by the cream of South Africa's creative crop...

Issued by Pendoring 3 days ago

Rand Show announces new Kids Expo

The organisers of Rand Show 2018 have announced the launch of a definitive new event that caters to the whole family, from expectant parents, to tots, kids, tweens and teens...

Issued by Rand Show 3 days ago

GSB business course challenges myth of the struggling artist

The UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) Business Acumen for Artists programme, the only short course of its kind in South Africa, offers creative professionals a practical guide to mastering essential business skills...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 3 days ago

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Africa news

African data is not “user-friendly”

The role of open data in Africa was discussed at a recent open data conference in Nigeria...

10 hours ago

In-app ticket purchase for local concerts, events in Nigeria

BBM Messenger partners with Ariiyatickets to offer event tickets service to users in Nigeria...

16 hours ago

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Audi pulls 'sexist' China ad after public outcry

SHANGHAI, China: German automaker Audi apologised on Thursday over an advertisement it aired in China that was slammed as sexist for showing a bride-to-be being roughly examined like a piece of livestock.

3 days ago

Facebook to test news story paywalls: report

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook will test limiting the number of published news stories that can be read for free on its Instant Articles platform for premium publishers, US media reported on Wednesday.

3 days ago

NBC News launches new broadcast on Snapchat

NEW YORK - NBC News launched a news show Wednesday on Snapchat, a first-of-its- kind broadcast aimed at wooing a younger audience.

3 days ago

Scopen: Industry trends in Mexico vs South Africa

Scopen has just finished presenting its 4th edition of Agency Scope in Mexico. More than 40 agencies subscribed to the report and were able to learn and understand the state of the industry in a turbulent period.

By César Vacchiano 20 Jul 2017

Boomerang pet survey highlights role of pets within families

Boomerang Africa, channel and home of popular animal characters like Tom and Jerry, Scooby-Doo and Bugs Bunny, has released the results of a new study looking at the role pets and animals play in family life.

20 Jul 2017

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