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Episode 120: Melissa Attree On Brands vs Publishers

Date: 29 Jan 2015
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Episode 119: Careers24 Sandcastle campaign and Mike Sharman

Date: 22 Jan 2015
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Episode 118: Money 4 Jam with Warren Ventre and BizTrends 2015

Date: 16 Jan 2015
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Ayanda Dlamini
How ICT and skills will sustain each other in developing Africa

ICTs can develop skills, which in turn can develop the ICT sector, in a 'benefit cycle' that can propel Africa into the mainstream knowledge economy, but more effort is needed to get this wheel rolling...

By Ayanda Dlamini 31 Jan 2015 11:23

Bluegrass Digital selected to deliver new municipal web platform for Western Cape Government - Bluegrass Digital
Bluegrass Digital selected to deliver new municipal web platform for Western Cape Government

Bluegrass Digital has been awarded the opportunity by the Western Cape Government to design and develop a new website platform and content management system to be used across all municipalities within the Western Cape...

Issued by Bluegrass Digital 30 Jan 2015 11:19

Gordon Barker
What will the internet look like in the year 2020?

Broadband will be the deciding factor and as soon as it becomes faster, the internet will change overnight...

By Gordon Barker 30 Jan 2015 07:39

Marketing to millenials
Marketing to millenials

Around 10 million South Africans are aged between 18 and 33. These are the millennials, also known as Generation Y, and if you aren't factoring them into your marketing strategies already, you'd better hop to it...

By Nicholas Barenblatt 30 Jan 2015 06:20

The cost of not having a crisis management plan - ITWeb
The cost of not having a crisis management plan

Global crisis management guru warns that not being prepared can break a business...

Issued by ITWeb 29 Jan 2015 16:04

NATIVE VML celebrates 26 finalist spots for Bookmark awards - NATIVE VML
NATIVE VML celebrates 26 finalist spots for Bookmark awards

"We are super excited that NATIVE VML is in the running for 26 awards at the upcoming Bookmarks," says Jason Xenopoulos, CEO of NATIVE VML...

Issued by NATIVE VML 29 Jan 2015 15:14

Blame poor internet for SA's lack of cutting-edge marketing
Blame poor internet for SA's lack of cutting-edge marketing

If we don't make great strides with SA's internet growth, we'll lag even further behind the rest of the world, says Strategy Worx CEO Steven Ambrose...

By Leigh Andrews 29 Jan 2015 14:00

Exciting developments for GraphicMail - GraphicMail
Exciting developments for GraphicMail

With the arrival of 2015, GraphicMail is looking forward to bigger and better developments, taking the email service provider to new heights...

Issued by GraphicMail 29 Jan 2015 10:19

Bluegrass Digital a technical partner to Jupiter Drawing Room - Bluegrass Digital
Bluegrass Digital a technical partner to Jupiter Drawing Room

Bluegrass Digital continues to collaborate with The Jupiter Drawing Room on digital projects, with the latest successful implementation being an Interactive CI Guide for the Virgin Group...

Issued by Bluegrass Digital 29 Jan 2015 09:49

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 120: Melissa Attree chats Brands vs Publishers
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 120: Melissa Attree chats Brands vs Publishers

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 29 January 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Melissa Attree and Candice Winterboer...

28 Jan 2015 11:38

Hg80 set to open an office in Johannesburg - Hg80
Hg80 set to open an office in Johannesburg

Hg80, the Cape Town-based agency will extend its speciality trade channel advertising and marketing services to an ever growing Johannesburg client base in February...

Issued by Hg80 28 Jan 2015 11:08

Cape Town's Sea Point Promenade comes alive with Layar Augmented Reality - Digital Narrative
Cape Town's Sea Point Promenade comes alive with Layar Augmented Reality

Cape Town, The Design Capital of the World, is the creative hub of Southern Africa - a habitat for artists who channel their creativity into arts of all forms. With the use of Augmented Reality (AR) artists can now enhance their creative works...

Issued by Digital Narrative 28 Jan 2015 10:53

Load digitally to Creative Circle website
Load digitally to Creative Circle website

The Creative Circle has updated its website, allowing members to upload Creative Circle Awards of the Month digitally. It uses the Loeries entry system...

28 Jan 2015 08:42

Don't Film Yourself Having Sex: Social Media Lawyer Emma Sadleir speaks at Heavy Chef Feb. Book now! - World Wide Creative
Don't Film Yourself Having Sex: Social Media Lawyer Emma Sadleir speaks at Heavy Chef Feb. Book now!

Social media law expert, South African author and top commentator on the Oscar Pistorius trial, Emma Sadleir will headline the first Heavy Chef event for 2015 in Bryanston, Johannesburg...

Issued by World Wide Creative 27 Jan 2015 14:03

Intrapreneurship: innovating from within the corporate cubicle
Intrapreneurship: innovating from within the corporate cubicle

In today's era of digital innovation, tech-savvy start-ups can launch new services and products at lightning speed. Some examples of companies that have done just this include WhatsApp...

By Lyndi Lawson-Smith 27 Jan 2015 13:50

Field Office's new Catalogue App set to simplify sales even further - Field Office
Field Office's new Catalogue App set to simplify sales even further

Field Office has released a new catalogue plugin which has improved the already simple ordering functionality of their popular sales management app, Honeybee, even further...

Issued by Field Office 27 Jan 2015 11:48

Buy on the fly... SAA installs new system
Buy on the fly... SAA installs new system

SAA will this week become the first airline globally to install the SatAuth (Satellite Authorisation System), which will allow for secure credit card transactions anywhere in the skies...

27 Jan 2015 11:15

Millward Brown's Digital and Media Predictions for 2015 - Millward Brown
Millward Brown's Digital and Media Predictions for 2015

Predicting the future isn't easy, but Millward Brown's media and digital expertise allows it to provide reliable insights into the important emerging trends and their implications for its clients and the world of advertising...

Issued by Millward Brown 27 Jan 2015 11:01

Four social networks that will rival Facebook and Twitter in 2015
Four social networks that will rival Facebook and Twitter in 2015

After years of domination by a few big names, social media is now expected to undergo some significant shifts and changes in the new year...

By Owen Andrew 27 Jan 2015 06:20

Organising your small business for the new year: Going (almost) paperless
Organising your small business for the new year: Going (almost) paperless

Do you have papers lying everywhere in what you like to call 'organised chaos?' Make sure everything is in tip-top shape with these tips to go almost-paperless and reduce business clutter...

26 Jan 2015 14:01

How geo-messaging is working for SA brands - Amorphous
How geo-messaging is working for SA brands

The idea of specifically targeted messages reaching a niche and accurate audience is hugely appealing to marketers. And now South African brands are getting in on the action...

Issued by Amorphous 26 Jan 2015 11:31

[TrendTalk] Illuminating dark social
[TrendTalk] Illuminating dark social

In this online 'sharing economy', the currency is in measuring consumer activity. But with 'dark social' becoming the primary habitat of consumer-sharing globally, almost 60% of online user activity can't be tracked easily...

By Louise Marsland 26 Jan 2015 09:09

Context is king in the next wave of digital marketing
Context is king in the next wave of digital marketing

I recently attended a discussion with some colleagues and key clients, WPP STREAM Africa, around how to target digital marketing messages at an elite group of wealthy consumers...

By Richard Mullins 23 Jan 2015 11:03

Email scam nets $214m in 14 months: FBI
Email scam nets $214m in 14 months: FBI

WASHINGTON, US: An email scam, which targets businesses with bogus invoices, has netted more than $214m from victims in 45 countries in just over one year...

23 Jan 2015 10:33

Book now for IAB Digital Summit and Bookmarks
Book now for IAB Digital Summit and Bookmarks

With only 30 days left until the 2015 IAB Digital Summit and Bookmarks on 19 February, ticket sales are officially open...

22 Jan 2015 09:16

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 119: Careers24 Sandcastle campaign and Mike Sharman
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 119: Careers24 Sandcastle campaign and Mike Sharman

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow, 22 January 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Nadia Boucher Coombe and Mike Sharman...

21 Jan 2015 12:09

Aromat picks Gorilla as tastiest agency around - Gorilla
Aromat picks Gorilla as tastiest agency around

As one of South Africa's most revered brands, Aromat needed a seasoned team to help them shake things up online. The pitch from Gorilla caught their eye, and the Durban agency will be heading up their digital creative this year...

Issued by Gorilla 20 Jan 2015 11:12

Gordon Barker
Winning the SEO logic

I have a story to do with search engine optimisation and have been doing it since 1997, which is before Google even existed...

By Gordon Barker 19 Jan 2015 15:00

Four hot digital marketing skills to master in 2015 - GetSmarter
Four hot digital marketing skills to master in 2015

A new year brings a new set of opportunities, but only if you're prepared to identify where they live and have the tools to grab them. Are you ready?...

Issued by GetSmarter 19 Jan 2015 09:30

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