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OOH measurement currency should bring even more growth
OOH measurement currency should bring even more growth

The launch of South Africa's first measurement currency for out of home advertising is just around the corner. What does this mean for the industry? Here's how the introduction of similar currencies has impacted on the industry in other countries.

By Terry Murphy 1 day ago

Winners of 2016 TV Connect Industry Awards
Winners of 2016 TV Connect Industry Awards

LONDON. As part of TV Connect, the world's leading event in connected entertainment organised by Informa Telecoms & Media, which took place from 26 to 28 April 2016, the winners of the 2016 TV Connect Awards were announced.

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Mark Zuckerberg onstage at F8 2016. © http://newsroom.fb.com/
Zuckerberg tightens grip as Facebook profit soars

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook has fielded a plan to tighten Mark Zuckerberg's grip on the helm as the booming social network reported stellar profit.

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Overview of Facebook Q1 stats, highlights
Overview of Facebook Q1 stats, highlights

Facebook has announced its first quarter results. Below are some of the highlights and an overview.

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Sometimes you need to put your head in the clouds.
[Behind the Loeries] with... Suhana Gordhan

In addition to her role as creative director at FCB Africa, where she's the creative lead on Famous Brands' Wimpy and Coca-Cola South Africa, Suhana Gordhan is a member of the Loeries board.

By Leigh Andrews 1 day ago

Healthcare advertising college competition winners
Healthcare advertising college competition winners

The Global Awards has announced the 2015 Young Globals Student Competition & Internship award winners in the only college/portfolio school competition for healthcare advertising.

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Kaya FM Mother's Day brought to you by SPAR - Kaya FM 95.9
Kaya FM Mother's Day brought to you by SPAR

Don't over think your mother's day plans... Kaya FM has got you covered. It's the Kaya FM Mother's Day, brought to you by SPAR.

Issued by Kaya FM 95.9 1 day ago

©Pravit Kimtong via 123RF
If a picture is worth a thousand words, what is 30 billion pictures worth?

Image capture and related technology is speeding up exponentially and changing the world of communication and creativity as we know it. It's estimated that globally more pictures were taken every two minutes of 2012 than all of the photographs taken in the entire 19th century. Last year we snapped an estimated trillion photos - in a single year! And by 2017, Infotrends estimates that 78.8% (or just over three-quarters) of all photos will be taken using our phones.

By Hitendra Naik 1 day ago

One Show's Creative Week schedule released
One Show's Creative Week schedule released

The One Club has released the Creative Week schedule, taking place from 9-13 May 2016 in New York, and Ellie Kemper and Michael Ian Black will host The One Show. Creative Week partners include Pandora, Pinterest and American Printing Co.

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Brand inc helps launch unique sporting platform that showcases African talent - Brand inc
Brand inc helps launch unique sporting platform that showcases African talent

Brand inc Creative Group helped launch an exciting new sports property that is designed to reveal African talent to a global audience, called Africa Hoop Showcase. Basketball is growing rapidly as a sport in South Africa and this event highlights local and continental players while enhancing their skill sets.

Issued by Brand inc 1 day ago

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

Dear PUNKtuator.

By Sarah Heuer 2 days ago

© Buzzfuss – 123RF.com
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 2 days ago

Boris Dzhingarov
Five digital marketing tips for B2B companies

1. Know your online audience

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 25 Apr 2016