Leigh Andrews
[Behind the Selfie] with... Mike Wronski

[Behind the Selfie] with... Mike Wronski[Leigh Andrews] This week, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with Mike Wronski, managing director of Fuseware...

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Louise Marsland
[NewsMaker] Scott Cundill

[NewsMaker] Scott Cundill[Louise Marsland] Marketing technology is one of the fastest growing areas of high tech today and South African internet communication company, Majestic Interactive, is expanding to Europe to market its software solutions...

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Grace Belger
Upping the ante on social media

Upping the ante on social media[Grace Belger] "Noah #itsAXhosaThing" vs. "#Israel @StandWithUs" and the twitter war is on...

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Joseph Neusu
Content marketing lessons from Unilever

Content marketing lessons from Unilever[Joseph Neusu] Content marketing has now gone mainstream as it features at the nucleus of the marketing mix of all the leading brands. Indeed content marketing has come of age...

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Brendan Seery
[Orchids & Onions] Justify it with real figures for it all to add up

[Orchids & Onions] Justify it with real figures for it all to add up[Brendan Seery] I often get breathlessly excited news releases from digital agencies puffing out their chests about some clever campaign. What is often absent from these announcements is figures...

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Douglas Kruger
[Death to PowerPoint!] Part 3: Creative replacements for slides

[Douglas Kruger] Sometimes it's not the smoking that you miss. It's the act of playing with the cigarette...

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Louise Robinson
Avoid the April time crunch

Avoid the April time crunch[Louise Robinson] Easter is just around the corner, so businesses of all sizes and from all sectors should be preparing to meet another business slowdown head-on...

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Leigh Andrews
The PR basics of getting your press event just right

The PR basics of getting your press event just right[Leigh Andrews] If you're part of the local media industry, chances are you've attended a press event or ten in your time. Ever wondered what it takes to make one work? Rosemary Hare of Rosehare Public Relations shares what went into the recent Stenströms-House of Monatic press event...

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Nir Tenzer
The digital era, the driving force behind customer-everything

The digital era, the driving force behind customer-everything[Nir Tenzer] The brand-centric approach of yesterday is quickly being replaced by customer-driven everything...

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Jaco Pienaar
Do we measure up?

Do we measure up?[Jaco Pienaar] The debate around the effectiveness of AVE for PR practitioners is nothing new...

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Richard Firth
Harnessing workflow and mobility

[Richard Firth] The need for connectivity, anywhere and at any time, has driven the need for organisations of all sizes to look for ways to automate business processes and ensure seamless and measured communication...

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James White
Publicity stunts for marketing

[James White] There's an old saying that suggests there's no such thing as bad publicity for companies. While there's a grain of truth in the adage, it's always preferable to get good publicity...

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Leigh Andrews
The case for the IAB PwC SA internet ad revenue report

The case for the IAB PwC SA internet ad revenue report[Leigh Andrews] Wondering why there's a need for a new internet ad revenue report if one already exists? Read on for a handful of reasons...

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Chris Moerdyk
SA media group buys Irish and Australian newspapers

[Chris Moerdyk] Sekunjalo Media, owners of South Africa's Independent News and Media, has purchased a majority shareholding in its former holding company, Independent News and Media in Ireland...

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Francois Boshoff
What Judge Dredd taught me about advertising - Grey

What Judge Dredd taught me about advertising - Grey[Francois Boshoff] Francois Boshoff, Creative Director at Grey JHB, on happiness, suffering for your art, advertising. And comics...

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Chris Brewer
How much is an idea worth?

How much is an idea worth?[Chris Brewer] Charlie Piccirillo is reputed to have been sitting around his Madison Avenue office one day in New York, when the announcement came through that petrol prices were being significantly increased...

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Nafisa Akabor
The top five on-the-go admin apps

[Nafisa Akabor] Working in a corporate environment means being productive on-the-go. Whether a meeting, brainstorm, or ticking off tasks from a to-do list, you'd do well to make use of productivity tools available for your device...

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Gordon Cook
Let us encourage brand activism

[Gordon Cook] How decent, healthy and authentic are our brands? Are we sufficiently activistic about those which are dishonest or even harmful?...

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Gordon Geldenhuys
To be successful in social media, brands must look from the customers' perspective

[Gordon Geldenhuys] Over the past decade, the consumer landscape has shifted as customers have become more empowered to find and share information about the brands they interact with every day.

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