[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 172: "The First Kiss" with Y&R SA & Safely Home
[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 172: "The First Kiss" with Y&R SA & Safely Home

On Thursday, 5 May 2016, Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding (@bizwazza) looked at 'The First Kiss' commercial which forms part of the Safely Home Calendar, a year-round sustainable road safety communication strategy that commenced in August 2014.

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How to attract and engage with customers in a world filled with distractions! - Knowledge Resources
How to attract and engage with customers in a world filled with distractions!

Competition is fierce in today's crowded marketplace and your competitors are only a click away! Caring for your customers has never been more important!

Issued by Knowledge Resources 7 hours ago

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Five ways innovation can accelerate in a world without money

What would happen to creativity and innovation if we could wave a magic wand and make budgetary limitations go away? How can innovation accelerate in a world without money?

By Chemory Gunko 9 hours ago

Opera Mini blocks ads to reduce data consumption
Opera Mini blocks ads to reduce data consumption

Opera is the first major browser to integrate an ad blocker for more rapid web page loading and massive savings on mobile data, extending users' data caps even further.

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Quirk and Ireland/Davenport receive the internet's highest honour - Ireland/Davenport
Quirk and Ireland/Davenport receive the internet's highest honour

Often referred to as the Oscars of the internet, The Webby Awards was established when Facebook was but a pipedream and cats were far less popular, to recognise the best of the best in internet land.

Issued by Ireland/Davenport 9 hours ago

New Instagram feature to help brands
New Instagram feature to help brands

Instagram has been very busy lately, from dismissing the chronological feed to extending the video time from 15 to 60 seconds. The photo-sharing platform has been looking for ways to make Instagram more appealing to brands and advertisers.

By Beverley Klein 10 hours ago

Top to bottom, left to right: Alistair King, Xolisa Dyeshana, Jenny Glover, Nathan Reddy
[One Show 2016] The SA judges

This year, four of SA's finest creative minds sat on the various judging panels for the One Show Awards. Here, they exclusively share their individual judging processes as well as what they really think of each other.

By Leigh Andrews 10 hours ago

The One Club appoints six new members to board of directors
The One Club appoints six new members to board of directors

The One Club, producers of the prestigious One Show Awards and Creative Week, has appointed six new members to its board of directors: Mark Tutssel, Judy John, Rei Inamoto, Pete Favat, Leslie Sims and Nick Worthington (as a member of the international board). Margaret Johnson and Tiffany Rolfe were also recently appointed to the board.

Issued by One Club 11 hours ago

Global WISE Awards select South African as only African entrant
Global WISE Awards select South African as only African entrant

The WISE Awards, an international competition that seeks to identify and celebrate the best initiatives aimed at improving the education sector, has selected Partners for Possibility, a social change organisation focusing on under-resourced schools in South Africa, as finalist for 2016.

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Independent Media defends decision not to run Oakbay ads - Independent Media
Independent Media defends decision not to run Oakbay ads

Independent Media's decision not to run Oakbay Investments adverts in its newspapers was solely based on legal reasons, the company said on Sunday.

Issued by Independent Media 11 hours ago

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AMPS is now officially dead

(Long live the Establishment Survey).

By Chris Brewer 2 days ago

Don't be a Christmas tree!
Don't be a Christmas tree!

Dear PUNKtuator.

By Sarah Heuer 28 Apr 2016

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Lessons from Lemonade for content marketers

Beyoncé broke the internet... AGAIN. What was her strategy? Visual content. What was the content? She told a story. A story that had people worldwide engaged and glued to their screens (TV, computer monitors and mobile devices). Every content marketer's dream.

By Tokiso Molefe 28 Apr 2016