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Kat Scholtz
Defining South Africa's digital marketing skills gap

South African marketing and advertising employers are keenly aware that they need access to digital skills and expertise to remain competitive, but they need to more clearly define where the gap in their digital skills capabilities lies and what knowledge their employees will need to close it.

By Kat Scholtz 21 Apr 2015 13:50

Inspire Trade Expo - The Inspired Office (INOFFICE)
Inspire Trade Expo - The Inspired Office (INOFFICE)

Inspire Trade Expo, SA's exclusive, furniture, decor and design trade show, which is taking place from 10-12 June 2015, has announced an initiative that promises to excite the office product industry - called INOFFICE.

Issued by Inspire Trade Exhibition 21 Apr 2015 12:46

Algoa FM celebrates four wins at MTN Radio awards - Algoa FM
Algoa FM celebrates four wins at MTN Radio awards

Algoa FM received four awards at the annual MTN Radio Awards ceremony held in Johannesburg on Saturday, 18 April.

Issued by Algoa FM 21 Apr 2015 12:20

As e-commerce booms, retailers need solid partners to soar - PayU
As e-commerce booms, retailers need solid partners to soar

South Africa is seeing a notable growth in e-commerce. The role of companies such as PayU is integral to the successful entry and growth of e-commerce retailers in this space.

Issued by PayU 21 Apr 2015 11:50

PE creative director named in South African 2015 Cinemark Young Lions jury line-up - Boomtown
PE creative director named in South African 2015 Cinemark Young Lions jury line-up

Part of the international festival celebrating creativity, Cannes Lions, Young Lions challenges young creative talent to film and edit a 60-second advert in 48 hours. The local leg of the competition, Cinemark's Young Lions is calling for entries.

Issued by Boomtown 21 Apr 2015 11:21

GraphicMail boosts delivery rate dramatically after SMTP migration - GraphicMail
GraphicMail boosts delivery rate dramatically after SMTP migration

GraphicMail gears up to cater for high volume senders following a successful server migration to SMTP.

Issued by GraphicMail 21 Apr 2015 10:55

Ian Drummond
Why media partners are as important as ever in the era of content marketing

With the rise of "owned" channels, such as social media accounts and corporate websites, more and more brands are looking to distribute content directly to consumers as a major component of their marketing strategies.

By Ian Drummond 16 Apr 2015 14:25

Are you an acronymphomaniac? - Blue Apple
Are you an acronymphomaniac?

WDYMBT? Bridget Johnson explains.

By Bridget Johnson, Issued by Blue Apple 16 Apr 2015 11:36

Marion Scher
Where do all the writers go?

For the last year or so there's been a steady trend throughout the media worldwide of journalists, sub-editors and editors being 'let go'... Newspapers and magazines have been cut down and cut out of media organisations. Electronic media has also suffered with cutbacks and in some cases whole divisions closed down. The big question is, where do all the people who have lost their jobs go?

By Marion Scher 16 Apr 2015 05:20

Social media vs email: Guess who wins?
Social media vs email: Guess who wins?

The word "distraction" comes up all too often within the context of social media, and Bryan Adams said it himself -"Social media is a giant distraction to the ultimate aim, which is honing your craft."

By Scott Cundill 15 Apr 2015 14:34

IABC EMENA conference tackles leadership communication
IABC EMENA conference tackles leadership communication

LONDON: The IABC EMENA (International Association of Business Communication - Europe, Middle East and North Africa), the counterpart of the Africa region of the IABC, hosted their annual conference titled "Power to the People", addressing the key trends in communication around giving the power of voice to all stakeholders - from employees to customers and community.

By Daniel Munslow 15 Apr 2015 09:08

Sbu 'slips up' again
Sbu 'slips up' again

NEWSWATCH: 'Oops! I did it again...' Sibusiso Leope, aka DJ Sbu, is once again in hot water after using a fake SABS stamp of approval on his energy drink, it is reported...

14 Apr 2015 08:16

Warren Harding
The state of e-commerce in South Africa

South Africa's e-commerce market, although still in its infancy, is gaining size and momentum...

By Warren Harding 14 Apr 2015 06:37