For personal use, Facebook is an excellent way to communicate with friends, keep up to date with event lists, and of course, sneak around others' personal lives. But how do some of the world's biggest brands use the social network?
Andy Walker 12 hours ago
TBWA\Durban acquired Sugar The Agency, a smaller Durban operation, that has positioned itself as a significant player in the digital space over the past six years.
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Here's one of those tales with a bizarre little twist. We all know newspapers are dying, don't we? So, if you're a digital security software company, where do you go to advertise your products? Well, if you're mimecast.com, you use the front page of a newspaper... because at least you recognise there is a real audience there - and people in that real audience are quite likely to be decision-makers in companies.
Brendan Seery 12 hours ago
It was a dark and stormy night... wait, let's dampen that down to just a grey and gloomy day, which cleared as soon as we arrived at the Youngblood Africa studio in the Beautifull Life building in Cape Town's CBD for the 27th annual Galliova Awards in Food Eggcellence on Friday, 21 October 2016.
Leigh Andrews 13 hours ago
The GEW is the largest gathering of innovators and entrepreneurs, who launch start-ups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and stimulate socio-economic development. Each November, a week is dedicated to inspire millions of people from more than 160 countries through local, national and global activities designed to help them unleash their potential as entrepreneurs and innovators. In Africa, the African Union (AU), through its blueprint for socio-economic development, Agenda 2063: the Africa We Want, encompasses the ideals of entrepreneurship and innovation through its developmental aspirations aimed at building a sustainable entrepreneurship ecosystem on the continent.
Global Entrepreneurship Network South Africa 14 hours ago
Have you seen Starbucks' new TV series, UPstanders? It's an example of branded content that goes nowhere near steamy coffee shots and the perhaps intentional humour of their name-mangling. Instead it features positive, uplifting stories that makes that all-important emotional connection with consumers...
A speed-networking event in Johannesburg on 18 November 2016 at the Standard Bank Incubator in Rosebank, will offer women in leadership, aspiring entrepreneurs and established entrepreneurs with a platform and opportunity to meet a mentor or investor.
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This month's New Generation Awards saw G&G Digital named winner of nine awards for clients, including overall agency of the year. Here, executive creative director, Desiree Gullan explains the importance of digital interaction in the current climate of constant community engagement.
Leigh Andrews 14 hours ago
The exhibition, 'My Naam is Februarie: Identities Rooted in Slavery' has opened to the public at the Iziko Slave Lodge in Cape Town. The exhibition is part of the Slave Calendar, which was produced for Iziko Museums of South Africa by Geometry Global. Through the calendar, Iziko and Geometry, wanted to highlight an important aspect of the Cape's history, one that remains a mystery to many.
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