Ken van Ginkel
[Advertising] There are certain things men don’t like to talk about: their favourite team losing, when they last cried during a movie, and their balls.
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Dave Nemeth
SOUTH AFRICA
Jet flies again

The #JetLoveYourself campaign
The #JetLoveYourself campaign
[Dave Nemeth] In 2012, after much research, we at Trend Forward presented the future of marketing trend presentation to a small group of around 50 individuals across a broad sector of industries, including advertising, retail, marketing and few photographers...

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Beverley Klein
KENYA
#DesignMonth: From the air with flair

#DesignMonth: From the air with flair[Beverley Klein] Design is all about seeing something ordinary and making it extraordinary, and that's just what the guys at Sky Decor do. They transform old and abandoned aircraft parts and turn them into beautiful furniture displays...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
#DesignMonth: Bringing old-school nostalgia to trendy events

#DesignMonth: Bringing old-school nostalgia to trendy events[Leigh Andrews] The easiest way to up engagement at business events is to install a photobooth - but not the clunky version that takes hours to set up at vast expense. Instead, locally designed RevelBox weaves an element of fun into your event DNA...

Posted 21 hours ago | Like
David Limbert
SOUTH AFRICA
Lighting the way

Lighting can make or break an event
Lighting can make or break an event
[David Limbert] There's more to lighting than meets the eye - discover why lighting is vital for events...

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Erik du Plessis and Neil Higgs
SOUTH AFRICA
Super growth brands - Do brands change advertisements too often?

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[Erik du Plessis and Neil Higgs] It is often said that brands change their advertisements before they have worn out...

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Ken van Ginkel
[Advertising] When the brief is to showcase South Africa and capture real South Africans in their own environments, things are bound to get personal.
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AIMEÉ SERRÃO
SOUTH AFRICA
Tips for effective newsjacking in social media marketing

Tips for effective newsjacking in social media marketing[AIMEÉ SERRÃO] With the proliferation of social media sites, social media marketing practices and social media management tools have become an integrated part of everyday life...

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Louise Marsland
SOUTH AFRICA
#Trending: Brands that won the Super Bowl

#Trending: Brands that won the Super Bowl[Louise Marsland] Which multi-million dollar advert won Super Bowl Sunday and what trended on social media, is as important these days, as which team won the actual football game...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
Amla and the sport reporting mistruths

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[Leigh Andrews] Which of these statements is true: a) Cricketer Hashim Amla turned down an interview with an 'improperly dressed' Indian female journalist and asked her to change her attire before he's give her a soundbite, b) Amla pays a fine for not wearing the Castle Lager logo on his shirt, or c) None of the above. Welcome to the murky waters of 'ethical journalism'...

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Lianne Godfrey
SOUTH AFRICA
Why e-commerce has become the main focus in the digital world - DQ&A Media Group

Why e-commerce has become the main focus in the digital world - DQ&A Media Group[Lianne Godfrey] Today, e-commerce has evolved into a trillion dollar industry, although the exact number of online stores is hard to calculate. Either way, it is obvious that e-commerce has become a vital component of the digital advertising industry as a result of its endless opportunities...

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Rolf Akermann
SOUTH AFRICA
From trophy winner to cheapest in one year!

From trophy winner to cheapest in one year![Rolf Akermann] In 2014 a wine cellar that I have supported over the years won the Jan Smuts trophy for the best young wine across all cultivars. Two weeks prior to the announcement I had sent a mail to the CEO predicting that their wine will win awards...

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Eric Kyalo
SOUTH AFRICA
Social marketing

Social marketing[Eric Kyalo] It is a type of internet marketing that uses various social media networks so that it can archive branding goals and marketing connection. It involves social sharing of videos, content and images for the purpose of marketing...

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Nkem Ndem V
NIGERIA
Five tips to write an SEO-friendly blog post for Nigerians

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[Nkem Ndem V] Blogging is big in Nigeria at the moment, so many Nigerian bloggers publish posts on a daily basis, however, not all of them understand the concept or importance of SEO in online writing...

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Graham Du Plessis
SOUTH AFRICA
Where to for display?

Where to for display?[Graham Du Plessis] It's a question I have begun to see more often, certainly from a South African context, and it got me thinking, has the banner ad had its days in the sun..?

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James Hurford
SOUTH AFRICA
The secret of all great success and achievement

James Hurford[James Hurford] Self-confidence. Without it, you can't achieve anything. With it, you can achieve everything. To overcome any obstacle, or to achieve any goal and to become successful - you have to believe in yourself...

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Gordon Barker
SOUTH AFRICA
Business presentations PowerPoint selfies

Business presentations PowerPoint selfies[Gordon Barker] We all know the drag about having to sit through PowerPoint presentations. Few speakers are willing to open their mouths until they have their first slide safely in place...

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Thabiso Thantsha
SOUTH AFRICA
10 start-up decisions you'll never regret

10 start-up decisions you'll never regret[Thabiso Thantsha] The 2014 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) survey reported a startlingly low entrepreneurial activity in the face of high unemployment rate...

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Lianne Godfrey
SOUTH AFRICA
How small changes can make a big difference - DQ&A Media Group

Lianne Godfrey[Lianne Godfrey] Ad exchanges are the go-to platform for selling remnant inventory in an effortless, effective and highly profitable manner...

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Gert Hattingh
SOUTH AFRICA
Seven questions to answer before launching your PPC campaign

Seven questions to answer before launching your PPC campaign[Gert Hattingh] Imagine a world where big companies and small companies compete for the same clientele; where your budget is no longer an obstacle to success and your brand can have exposure all over the globe...

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