ADC juries for four design categories announced
ADC juries for four design categories announced

NEW YORK - The One Club for Creativity has announced the 40 creatives who will judge work on the four design categories of the ADC 97th Annual Awards.

15 hours ago

Legal defence fund set up for Jacques Pauw over The President's Keepers
Legal defence fund set up for Jacques Pauw over The President's Keepers

On Monday, Media Monitoring Africa announced a "legal defence fund" for journalist and author Jacques Pauw to fight legal challenges over his explosive 2017 book, The President's Keepers.

By Khulekani Magubane 15 hours ago

The who, what and why of the Ugandan Knuckles meme
The who, what and why of the Ugandan Knuckles meme

The internet is an odd and confusing place, and the gaming world's latest meme is solid proof of this.

By Andy Walker 16 hours ago

What travel marketers need to know about Facebook's News Feed change
What travel marketers need to know about Facebook's News Feed change

In your dual role as travel marketer and Facebook consumer, the news that Facebook is going to 'clean-up' your News Feed will likely be met with a mix of joy and despair.

20 hours ago

Promise reflects on 2017's successes
Promise reflects on 2017's successes

"We began 2017 with a clear strategy and achieved all of the metrics we set our sights on. Various industry wins and exceptional clients helped us to achieve our greatest year yet. We believe the year was successful due to a combination of our diverse competencies and our clients' belief in these qualities," says James Moffatt, CEO of Promise.

Issued by Promise 20 hours ago

Boo-Yah! founder Carmen Murray launches The Connected Marketer in SA
Boo-Yah! founder Carmen Murray launches The Connected Marketer in SA

In the age of technology, the digital marketing and media industry continues to evolve at breakneck speed and consumers are becoming more and more technologically advanced.

Issued by Boo-Yah! 20 hours ago

Boris Dzhingarov
Understanding the role of colour in branding

Colour is one of the primary elements involved in branding, but it doesn't get nearly the attention it deserves among small businesses and startups. While there are certainly other things to think about, choosing which colours you want to associate your brand with is a major decision that shouldn't be taken lightly.

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 21 hours ago

Image credit: Jessica Levitt via Times Live
EFF storms H&M at Mall of Africa yet again

Just as many South Africans were recovering from the drama caused by the Economic Freedom Fighters over the weekend, the red berets yet again stormed one of the biggest malls in the country, Mall of Africa in Midrand north of Johannesburg.

By Neo Goba 21 hours ago

UK's Guardian daily goes tabloid to cut costs
UK's Guardian daily goes tabloid to cut costs

LONDON - Britain's Guardian newspaper has adopted a new tabloid format and a re-designed masthead with simple black lettering from Monday as part of a drive to cut costs.

21 hours ago

Chris Moerdyk
Finding proof that print advertising is powerful

Print isn't dead. It's not even sick. And I aim to prove it this year.

By Chris Moerdyk, Issued by Chris Moerdyk 12 Jan 2018

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#OrchidsandOnions: Hey Proteas! We're coming for you! And Appletiser puts the air in airhead...

I sat down to start writing this column just after the First Test between the Proteas and India got under way at Newlands in Cape Town.

By Brendan Seery 11 Jan 2018

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Japan's new cryptocurrency crooners sing the bitcoin beats

TOKYO, Japan - Move over AKB48: Japan has a new all-girl "idol" band -- the Virtual Currency Girls -- on a mission to educate the public about bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies...

11 Jan 2018

'I have H&M clothes I'm going to burn'
'I have H&M clothes I'm going to burn'

Some of SA's most famous faces have expressed outrage over international clothing brand H&M's latest advert showing a little black boy wearing a "coolest monkey in the jungle" hoodie.

By Kyle Zeeman 10 Jan 2018