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Grey Africa's Jessica Wheeler wins Rising Star Award - Grey
Grey Africa's Jessica Wheeler wins Rising Star Award

The annual Standard Bank Rising Star awards honour individuals between the ages of 28 and 40 whose inspiration and passion combined with their capacity for achievement and success make them stand out among their peers in their various sectors.

Issued by Grey 31 Jul 2015 12:09

Adam Brandt joins Gorilla Creative Media as ECD - Gorilla
Adam Brandt joins Gorilla Creative Media as ECD

It's exciting times for the Durban-founded agency, as Adam Brandt "fires" up the jungle.

Issued by Gorilla 31 Jul 2015 11:25

Web design and development - How two different disciplines work together - 360eight
Web design and development - How two different disciplines work together

Many people often lump web design and web development together as if they were the same thing.

Issued by 360eight 31 Jul 2015 10:08

Entries open for #BreakMakeCreate15 hackathon - Hellocomputer
Entries open for #BreakMakeCreate15 hackathon

Designers, creatives, coders and techies: fire up your brains, sharpen your pencils, polish your screwdrivers or soldering irons, and get ready to hack - entries have opened for this year's Break.Make.Create. (#BreakMakeCreate15) hackathon.

Issued by Hellocomputer 30 Jul 2015 11:57

Will Green
How to survive 'how to' articles

With the meteoric rise of easy-to-use, self-publishing tools such as Wordpress, Tumblr, Medium, and this platform, more people have more to say about more topics than ever before. Over the past six months I have been inundated with more content online, and I am starting to filter the good from the bad.

By Will Green, Issued by Apurimac 30 Jul 2015 10:13

Voting Monkey: The link between marketers and fans - iShack Digital Consultancy
Voting Monkey: The link between marketers and fans

With all the social networks and online platforms, there is no doubt that marketers are pressured, now more than ever, to keep customers and fans engaged, active and satisfied.

Issued by iShack Digital Consultancy 29 Jul 2015 12:46

Learn how to positively influence your digital brand reputation - Meltwater
Learn how to positively influence your digital brand reputation

The digital universe is expanding and evolving. Are you? Digital methods open new windows to engage with customers, employees, stakeholders and partners across the web, social and mobile much more efficiently...

By Dries Badenhorst, Issued by Meltwater 28 Jul 2015 14:00

Our predictions on the future of SEO - 360eight
Our predictions on the future of SEO

The upheavals in SEO over the last few years have been quite dramatic and, it seems, this trend is set to continue into the future.

Issued by 360eight 27 Jul 2015 12:25

Sawubona magazine launches blog - Ndalo Media
Sawubona magazine launches blog

Ndalo Media is proud to announce the launch of #SawubonaBlog: www.saasawubona.com - the online extension of Sawubona magazine, voted Africa's Leading In-flight Magazine at the 2015 World Travel Awards.

By Ndalo Media, Issued by Ndalo Media 27 Jul 2015 11:10

Xero has disrupted business accounting for SMEs globally - Realmdigital
Xero has disrupted business accounting for SMEs globally

Xero, online-based accounting software, has completely changed the way small to medium businesses do their business accounting. We speak to Colin Timmis, Managing Director of Real Time Accounting, on the disruption that Xero has presented to the world of business accounting.

Issued by Realmdigital 22 Jul 2015 13:53

DQ&A launches new website and video - DQ&A Media Group
DQ&A launches new website and video

Learn more about our Touch-Tell-Sell model. Creating an effective digital campaign is simple. Need inspiration for your digital campaign? Here's what DQ&A does to supercharge your performance campaigns. http://www.dqna.com/video-dqa/

Issued by DQ&A Media Group 22 Jul 2015 13:37

Speakers revealed at The Nedbank Digital Edge Live - NATIVE VML
Speakers revealed at The Nedbank Digital Edge Live

The Nedbank Digital Edge Live 2015 brought to you by NATIVE VML in collaboration with 360 Degrees, is proud to reveal the latest additions to a powerful line-up of leading digital storytellers. The highly anticipated event headlined by Spike Lee is taking place on 9 September 2015 at the Sandton Convention Centre.

Issued by NATIVE VML 22 Jul 2015 13:22

Webfluential invests in expansion by building an industry-leading marketing and sales team
Webfluential invests in expansion by building an industry-leading marketing and sales team

Webfluential, the online tech platform which has reinvented how brands connect to online influencers for their digital campaigns, continues to grow its footprint and staff size. Webfluential recently put focus behind the marketing and sales team to support the high demand for its services. The startup welcomed three talented team members to lead key business areas.

Issued by Webfluential 21 Jul 2015 12:48

New shopping cash back app for South Africa - Bluegrass Digital
New shopping cash back app for South Africa

Bluegrass Digital was selected to develop the HTML5 Android and iOS mobile app for SNAPnSAVE. This innovative shopping app allows South Africans to earn cash back when shopping, easily and for free.

Issued by Bluegrass Digital 21 Jul 2015 11:54

iShack Digital Consultancy launches Lancôme SA 2015! - iShack Digital Consultancy
iShack Digital Consultancy launches Lancôme SA 2015!

Social media platforms continue to change and expand, and 2015 has been no different. We've seen trends of decreasing organic reach; and the subsequent implementation of ads and increased reach. Businesses need to maximise marketing capacity by constantly adapting to these changes and revising their online strategy.

Issued by iShack Digital Consultancy 17 Jul 2015 10:30

WWC Cape Town to host the Heavy Chef Web Development event and magazine launch: Book now - World Wide Creative
WWC Cape Town to host the Heavy Chef Web Development event and magazine launch: Book now

Following the success of the inaugural Digital Strategy Edition, the Development Edition of the Heavy Chef Quarterly Review will be released in Cape Town on 30 July 2015. The launch event will be headlined by the founders of the eminent, EskomSePush app as well as gaming guru and digital entrepreneur, Glenn Gillis (MD of animation and gaming development firm, Sea Monster).

Issued by World Wide Creative 16 Jul 2015 14:32

It's time for SA's digital media industry to have a serious conversation about ad viewability - 25AM
It's time for SA's digital media industry to have a serious conversation about ad viewability

South African marketers, agencies and publishers that are serious about helping to grow the accountability of digital advertising should embrace a shift in the international market from served ad impressions to viewable impressions.

Issued by 25AM 16 Jul 2015 12:54

Six rules to break for great mobile ads - Sizmek
Six rules to break for great mobile ads

On 9 July Sizmek (along with the UK-based Think Jam) hosted an insightful and highly relevant webinar in which some conventions relating to mobile adtech were raised and dissected.

Issued by Sizmek 16 Jul 2015 11:00

Amorphous New Media charts its way back to independent waters - Amorphous
Amorphous New Media charts its way back to independent waters

Amorphous New Media announces its move from the Times Media Group and plans for the business' future.

Issued by Amorphous 16 Jul 2015 09:55

Ben Wagner
Five digital marketing lessons for young entrepreneurs

The world of digital marketing and advertising is massively complex, yet it needn't be so. Here are some vital lessons that can assist in unravelling the chaos.

By Ben Wagner, Issued by NATIVE VML 15 Jul 2015 11:53