New media organisation, Ole! Media Group is alert to the possibility that Africa's leading companies risk failing in their customer communications by focusing only on the "shiny baubles" of smartphone and tablet apps when most of their customers still use basic feature phones.
Issued by Ole! Media 9 Dec 2013 11:59
One Digital Media (ODM), the largest digital signage company in South Africa, and KFC are on track to complete one of the largest digital menu board networks in the world. Currently, over 5000 digital menu boards have been installed for KFC YUM! in South Africa.
Issued by One Digital Media 9 Dec 2013 10:09
In a world where consumer behaviour is changing and evolving at a rapid rate in response to new technology trends, savvy brands need to constantly adapt and refine the ways they communicate with their target audiences. The result is that we as marketers are faced with a growing toolkit of digital marketing options and ever more confusion about how and when best to use them.
By Chanel Mackay, Issued by Acceleration Media 6 Dec 2013 10:37
MINI, together with digital agency, Gloo, made some serious noise at this year's Johannesburg International Motor Show with an installation that enabled the brand to stand out from the crowd and attract record numbers of car enthusiasts to its stand.
Issued by Gloo 5 Dec 2013 13:07
The Step-Up Technology Innovation Competition finals were hosted in Johannesburg on 21 and 22 November 2013, a business idea competition, aimed specifically at South African inventors and innovators, sponsored by government's Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) and Sasol's enterprise development vehicle, Sasol ChemCity.
Issued by U-Start 5 Dec 2013 12:13
#BIGLoveBIGData for Synergize and Saatchi & Saatchi South Africa
Issued by Saatchi & Saatchi 4 Dec 2013 09:45
The Mr Price Home online shopping platform launch, which was recently held in Durban at the Quays on Timeball, was a huge success. Liquid lemon was called upon to help connect their event with social media.
Issued by Liquid Lemon 3 Dec 2013 12:05
Last week, Gloo was recognised as South Africa's best-performing digital agency at this year's Assegai Awards. Winning eight statues on the night, the agency continues to prove itself as a strategically led creative agency that delivers business results for its clients.
Issued by Gloo 3 Dec 2013 09:40
He's widely regarded as one of South Africa's best rugby players ever - and now YOU and our sister magazine Huisgenoot pay tribute to Joost van der Westhuizen in a special iPad app about his life.
Issued by Media24 Digital Magazines 2 Dec 2013 10:42
Technology innovation company AfriGIS's Navigation tools offer you free logbook functionality with tolling components
Issued by AfriGIS 29 Nov 2013 12:53
Last week saw TEAMtalk media website, PlanetF1.com, walk away with a Bookmarks award in the Specialist Publisher Sites category. In a shortlisted group that included; Memeburn, Huisgenoot, Clickshape and Liquorice, amongst others, PlanetF1.com was recognised for their digital excellence in niche publishing.
Issued by Ole! Media 29 Nov 2013 10:00
Andre Steenekamp, a media veteran with more than a dozen years of digital experience, has been appointed as the new CEO of strategic digital media consultancy, Acceleration Media. This follows the acquisition of a 50% stake in the business by Times Media Limited subsidiary, Amorphous New Media.
Issued by Acceleration Media 28 Nov 2013 12:30
Tuesday the 26th of November marked an exciting day for the Artifact team as the New Generation Social & Digital Media Awards kicked off in the evening with a prestigious gala event at the Sandton Convention Centre, hosted by Lavello Marketing Solutions.
Issued by Artifact Advertising 28 Nov 2013 12:18
The Global ESP takes a gander into the new year, with key industry tips from its CEO and marketing director, as well as retrospective "un-predictions".
Issued by GraphicMail 28 Nov 2013 11:45
On 21 November bookly, a Mxit e-reader app created by NATIVE VML, received the prestigious Best Start-up award at the annual FutureBook Innovation Awards in London.
Issued by NATIVE VML 28 Nov 2013 11:04
MACHINE, AdReview's Breakthrough Agency of the Year, has once again proved its mettle with its latest project for Habari Media.
Issued by MACHINE 28 Nov 2013 10:38
We are very excited to share with you the brand new Yahoo homepage. It's a trusted destination for 15.1 million users monthly in sub-Saharan Africa, with 2.1 million in South Africa visiting daily to see what's making the news, how their favourite sports teams fared, if the markets are moving in the right direction, which celebrities are shining bright and whether the sun will be on the holiday destinations they're searching.
Issued by Apurimac 27 Nov 2013 12:21
The popular female site proves that Facebook can successfully drive traffic and levels of engagement.
Issued by Habari Media 27 Nov 2013 11:20
I've worked as a creative director at Blue Moon Corporate Communications for 10 years. For eight of these, I've been living in a small South African town near Lesotho. I work alone, but everything I do involves others, in different places. Virtual teams are real.
By Lucinda Hooley, Issued by Blue Moon 27 Nov 2013 11:03
Hellocomputer, which led the gold awards table at Bookmarks 2013, is reinventing itself for future growth and innovation.
Issued by Hellocomputer 27 Nov 2013 10:02
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