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Episode 157: Yoco, a new integrated point-of-sale and card payments solution.

Date: 12 Nov 2015
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Getting internships right

The definition of an internship is quite clear amongst many sources that can be quickly googled...

By Claire Jackson-Bernardo 26 Nov 2015 08:00

[NewsMaker] Justin Bonello

Justin Bonello, Cooked in Africa Films creative director and partner, is celebrating, along with executive producer and managing partner, Peter Gird, the success of the company's Ultimate Braai Master series...

By Louise Marsland 26 Nov 2015 07:23

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Top five ways to advance your content marketing strategy

When it comes to content marketing, the most important element of a successful strategy is being able to balance what your company has to say and what your customers, and potential customers, want to hear. Here are the top five principles Foreword implores agencies to follow...

Issued by Foreword 23 Nov 2015 09:31

How markets grew

Markets grow by more people buying products, or people become heavier users, or both. Markets decline for the opposite reasons...

By Erik du Plessis and Neil Higgs 26 Nov 2015 06:00

Programmatic buying unpacked

Programmatic buying is a buzzword that is taking the industry by storm. There is a lot of confusion around this topic and it's often seen as very technical and complicated...

By Graeme Stiles 25 Nov 2015 14:08

[Behind the Selfie] with... Lucy Worsley

This week, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with technophile Lucy Worsley, founder and CEO of Empire Experiential Marketing...

By Leigh Andrews 25 Nov 2015 14:00

Meet the Annual AdFocus 2015's top student nominees

While Sarah Mitchell of Vega Durban walked off with the title '2015 AdFocus Student of the Year' at last night's gala evening, fellow nominees Kirsten Bennett of Red & Yellow School and Megan Brits of Stellenbosch Design Academy were just as worthy...

By Leigh Andrews 25 Nov 2015 12:00

The science of baking

The act of buying a new brand is not revolutionary. It is not a huge event in people's lives. It is not the road to Damascus. It is more akin to a little nudge, give it a go type of thing...

By Danette Breitenbach 25 Nov 2015 10:48

Twitter share counts a big fat zero?

With Twitter dropping the ability to get share counts for articles, online publishers are concerned as it looks like their articles have experienced a drop in social share popularity...

25 Nov 2015 13:00

Afrikaans speakers prefer to read 'in die taal'

Most South African newspaper readers can read their news in English, but that does not mean that it is their preference...

By Daya Coetzee 25 Nov 2015 12:00

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 158: The Bookmarks Awards and Premier Hotels & Resorts

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 26 November 2015, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Fred Roed and Alan Campbell...

25 Nov 2015 11:15

An introduction to e-commerce integrations for social media

Here, Matt Zajechowski provides an overview of integrated shopping on Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube, Facebook and Twitter...

By Matt Zajechowsk 26 Nov 2015 07:00

Cassandra Wilson and Sheila E. to join all-star line-up at the 17th Cape Town International Jazz Festival

espAfrika, organiser of the annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival, has shared more of the glittering names that will join the all-star line-up at next year's festival happening on 1 and 2 April 2016...

Issued by espAfrika 25 Nov 2015 12:15

New Media paints New York gold

Two separate international events in New York - the prestigious Pearl Awards and the Eddies & Ozzies - have honoured work from Cape Town-based content marketers, New Media Publishing, with multiple gold awards...

Issued by New Media 25 Nov 2015 11:07

Heavy Chef's latest magazine highlights the exponential return on creativity - download it here

The third issue of Heavy Chef's quarterly magazine features exclusive content by some of the biggest names in marketing, including the likes of Alistair King, Justin Gomes, Melissa Attree and Uno de Waal...

Issued by World Wide Creative 25 Nov 2015 10:44

Just pause

Chris Midgley, strategist with Blast Brand Catalysts, reflects on what brands have to do to connect emotionally in the never-ending busy-ness.

By Chris Midgley, Issued by Blast Brand Catalysts 25 Nov 2015 11:40

Bookmark Awards 2016 entry series: Community

With the deadline extended to 30 November, digital marketers have one last opportunity to enter the coveted IAB SA Bookmark Awards and do battle across eight categories, of which the Community category is one...

Issued by IAB South Africa 25 Nov 2015 11:08

[21 Icons Season 3] Kyle Shepherd

Kyle Shepherd has been selected for 21 ICONS South Africa Season 3 for his ability to transcend cultural barriers by using music as an art form to communicate commonalities and differences across diverse nations...

25 Nov 2015 12:01

Southern Guild displays South African design at Design Miami 2015

The Southern Guild is off to Miami to participate in Design Miami from 2-6 December 2015, with the preview day on 1 December...

25 Nov 2015 11:31

The Writing Studio presents The Drama of Writing a Play

The Writing Studio will present 'The Drama of Writing a Play', an evening workshop taking place at the Waterfront Theatre School, Cape Town from 1-4 December from 6pm until 9pm...

25 Nov 2015 11:36

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Africa news


Audio Network launches creative portal, Workshop, tailored for advertisers

Global music group, Audio Network has introduced another level to its advertising offering with a new portal Workshop, which offers a deeper look at the artists and composers that it has collaborated with...

26 Nov 2015 08:28

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