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China dirties squeaky clean image with 'Most racist ad of 2016'

NEWSWATCH: A Chinese washing powder ad is making global headlines for all the wrong reasons.

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Charlie Stewart
How quality content can seal the B2B deal

This is a summary of a talk I recently gave at The Marketing Indaba 2016 in Cape Town on 25 May.

By Charlie Stewart 1 day ago

Mark1 Media directors
Primedia Online's Dash Of Lime & 365 Digital bought by Mark1 Media

Effective 1 June 2016, Mark1 has announced acquisition of two top line digital businesses - Primedia's Dash of Lime and 365 Digital.

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Using social media to advertise
Using social media to advertise

The use of social media to promote businesses and products has burgeoned in the last decade and is only set to grow more if the experts are to be believed.

By Roane Swindon 1 day ago

Yolandi Janse van Rensburg
Your employees should be your brand's biggest advocates

"Gone are the days when employees were merely working for the sake of having a job," says Yolandi Janse van Rensburg, the head of the social media department at Native VML. She shared how technology and greater access to information has helped employees to become more mindful and how this impacts a company's brand at a recent talk held at Native's Cape Town offices.

By Pasqua Heard 1 day ago

Nu Metro, Geexpo offer Warcraft event before film premiere
Nu Metro, Geexpo offer Warcraft event before film premiere

Ahead of the national Warcraft film premiere, on Friday 10 June 2016, Nu Metro Cinemas and Geexpo will hold a three-city event aimed at gamers, comic book fans, cinema fanatics and 'cosplay' aficionados in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban on Saturday 4 June 2016.

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Expo 2020 Dubai welcomes South African participants
Expo 2020 Dubai welcomes South African participants

For the first time, since officially becoming host city for the 2020 World Expo, Dubai has brought together international representatives for Expo 2020 Dubai's International Planning Meeting. Expo participants will include nations, multilateral organisations, businesses and educational institutions.

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#AfricaMonth: Tracing brand success across Africa and beyond
#AfricaMonth: Tracing brand success across Africa and beyond

Television entertainment brand, TRACE, celebrates 13 years of being on air, and now has a strong youth following through its many channels and events.

By Beverley Klein 1 day ago

Locally developed cashback app hits 130,000 downloads
Locally developed cashback app hits 130,000 downloads

SNAPnSAVE, a Cape Town based start-up that gives shoppers cash back on everyday shopping items, simply for snapping their till slip, has grown to 130,000 users and paid back over R500,000 in cash.

1 day ago

Change vs. transformational management
Change vs. transformational management

Forget about change management, we are squarely in the transformation age and with it we need to apply transformational management.

By John Sanei 3 days ago

Five major social media benefits for your business
Five major social media benefits for your business

Social media has become an indispensable part of everyday life and has altered the way people interact with one another. Entrepreneurs have come to rely on social media marketing practices as well as social media management tools in order to promote their products and services. There are numerous benefits to using social media as a marketing tool for your business. The five major social media benefits include:

By AIMEÉ SERRÃO 3 days ago

Dear SA radio stations
Dear SA radio stations

I've been working in radio for 26 years and I love the medium today as much as I did when I first stumbled across it back in 1990.

By Simon Parkinson 24 May 2016

The brief
The brief

It is not possible to emphasise just how vitally important this document is.

By Chris Brewer 23 May 2016