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Using digital integration to celebrate an icon - Base2
Using digital integration to celebrate an icon

As an agency we're extremely proud of the journey that we've walked with Jaguar Land Rover South Africa. The relationship we share with both client and lead agency has afforded us the opportunity to create content that goes above and beyond, and our homage to the timeless Defender continues in this vein.

Issued by Base2 3 Jul 2015 10:56

Gloo@Ogilvy brings home the only Cannes Lion for digital work - Ogilvy & Mather
Gloo@Ogilvy brings home the only Cannes Lion for digital work

Gloo@Ogilvy, the digital arm of Ogilvy & Mather, received a Cannes Bronze Lion, the only SA digital agency to receive a statue at this year's festival.

Issued by Ogilvy & Mather 2 Jul 2015 10:37

MacKay: Industry in urgent need of expertise, lack of programmatic savvy - Atmosphere Orange
MacKay: Industry in urgent need of expertise, lack of programmatic savvy

More than half of the world's population: three billion now use the web regularly and two-thirds of those are from the developing world who, thanks to smartphones have doubled their internet use over the last five years. All of this poses significant challenges for advertisers and marketers.

Issued by Atmosphere Orange 2 Jul 2015 06:47

Ok Google, how is my Big Mac made once I order it? - Quirk
Ok Google, how is my Big Mac made once I order it?

Ok Google, how is my Big Mac made once I order it?

By Stephen Sandmann, Issued by Quirk 1 Jul 2015 08:48

Win-win for brands and shoppers as SNAPnSAVE launches new mobile cash-back app
Win-win for brands and shoppers as SNAPnSAVE launches new mobile cash-back app

Good news! South Africans will be able to get cash back for doing their everyday shopping and simply snapping their till slip.

Issued by SNAPnSAVE 29 Jun 2015 09:47

Clicks announces digital signage partnership with Moving Tactics - Moving Tactics
Clicks announces digital signage partnership with Moving Tactics

Clicks, the largest health and beauty-focused retail chain in South Africa, has announced a partnership with Moving Tactics, one of South Africa's leading digital signage solutions companies.

Issued by Moving Tactics 25 Jun 2015 09:09

Mortimer Harvey Africa Middle East wins Sofitel digital account in Egypt - Mortimer Harvey
Mortimer Harvey Africa Middle East wins Sofitel digital account in Egypt

Mortimer Harvey Africa Middle East has been appointed as digital agency in Egypt for the Sofitel Winter Palace in Luxor and the Sofitel Legend Old Cataract in Aswan.

Issued by Mortimer Harvey 24 Jun 2015 11:11

An introduction into understanding SEO - Rokkit
An introduction into understanding SEO

Having great Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) integrated into your website leads to an increase of traffic towards your website. Here are three tips to get you started...

Issued by Rokkit 24 Jun 2015 11:03

Successful advertising on Twitter - DQ&A Media Group
Successful advertising on Twitter

Advertising on social media is popular. Facebook marketing has shown good results. But less known are the possibilities that advertising on Twitter offers. Experience and knowledge are rare on this medium.

Issued by DQ&A Media Group 23 Jun 2015 11:51

Suhaifa Naidoo
How South African businesses can use Instagram accurately and effectively

Many brands are still not effectively using social media channels to their advantage. Depending on your type of business, there are multiple social channels available. These channels give you direct access to thousands of potential customers if you use it properly.

By Suhaifa Naidoo, Issued by Realmdigital 19 Jun 2015 12:50

Platinum Seed - a digital marketing agency that executes and nurtures ideas poised for success - Integrated Marketing Communication Conference
Platinum Seed - a digital marketing agency that executes and nurtures ideas poised for success

An agency's success is deeply rooted in the way in which it is founded. Platinum Seed was launched in 2009 in truly entrepreneurial fashion - initially a through-the-line agency; it identified the market's need and soon after shifted its focus on digital. The agency's catchy name comes from the belief that every idea starts with a seed of thought and perhaps more importantly - the way in which the idea is executed, pair that together with a high- quality rare commodity - Platinum Seed was born to execute and cultivate ideas that are poised for success.

Issued by Integrated Marketing Communication Conference 19 Jun 2015 12:24

NATIVE VML gets MotorHappy rolling - NATIVE VML
NATIVE VML gets MotorHappy rolling

NATIVE VML has been awarded the MotorHappy account and kicked off with a revamp of its website, www.motorhappy.co.za, this month.

Issued by NATIVE VML 18 Jun 2015 13:21

News24's Gridwatch app available for iOS and Android - 24.com
News24's Gridwatch app available for iOS and Android

Gridwatch, the News24 mobi-site and app that has become the ubiquitous load-shedding daily planner for power-less South Africans, is now available to download on both iOS and Android.

Issued by 24.com 18 Jun 2015 12:54

Warming up winter with highly shareable content - So Interactive
Warming up winter with highly shareable content

So Interactive, digital creative agency, has just launched a highly shareable content generating app for Ocean Basket, and it's called: Steam Sketch. The app forms part of the Ocean Basket winter campaign entitled "Spice Up Your Winter", which introduces a number of new, piping hot winter menu items and launched in-store on Wednesday, 20 May.

Issued by So Interactive 18 Jun 2015 12:32

Data: Avoiding the blind spot - Mark 1
Data: Avoiding the blind spot

Data, data and more data - sometimes it can show you the light but it can often leave you with more questions than answers. It can reveal different things, depending on which way you twist and torture it.

By Riaan Sunny, Issued by Mark 1 18 Jun 2015 11:29

New business magazine called #TheFutureByDesign launches - Ornico
New business magazine called #TheFutureByDesign launches

Brand intelligence company, Ornico, debuts custom annual title that aims to Sherpa the marketing industry into the future.

Issued by Ornico 17 Jun 2015 11:40

African youth account for 65% of the continent's R10tn consumer spending and ad targeting - Atmosphere Orange
African youth account for 65% of the continent's R10tn consumer spending and ad targeting

Half of all Africans are under the age of 20, with those aged 16-34 accounting for 65% of the entire continent's trillion-dollar consumer spending and with this being the fastest growing continent with smart-phone use, advertisers are obsessing on how best to reach them.

Issued by Atmosphere Orange 15 Jun 2015 11:51

The future is mobile, and the future is happening right now - DQ&A Media Group
The future is mobile, and the future is happening right now

This week Tuesday, a hundred of Cape Town's tech savvy digital marketers attended the second edition of Online Tuesday South Africa at the DoubleTree Hilton Hotel. A quarterly event organised by DQ&A Media Group. As usual it was an opportunity to do proper networking, but also catch up on the latest trend in mobile and mobile apps marketing.

Issued by DQ&A Media Group 12 Jun 2015 11:29

Grant Shippey
Apple News - what this means for SA publishers

Apple introduced its latest app, Apple News, on Monday, 8 June 2015, in California, however it will officially launch with iOS 9 later this year. In the same breath it has said farewell to its Newsstand app, which was fraught with issues from the start.

By Grant Shippey, Issued by Amorphous 12 Jun 2015 11:08

The G&G digital story - Gullan&Gullan
The G&G digital story

From a two-man start-up in a coffee shop to the fastest growing digital agency in SA

Issued by Gullan&Gullan 12 Jun 2015 11:07