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The selfie

Selfies are all the rage... but it is tempting to dismiss them as a passing fad, or worse, yet another example of a narcissistic society obsessed with instant gratification and instantaneous fame. But the selfie is important because it is not just a portrait of ourselves, but a portrait of our times as well.

By Jason Xenopoulos, Issued by NATIVE VML 23 Jul 2014 13:59

Dove's latest advertising campaign calls on SA women to participate

Dove South Africa is calling on all South African women to be a part of its latest Beauty Bar advertising campaign, which centres on real women's faces and their radiant results, after they have taken the Dove Beauty Bar 7 Day Test.

23 Jul 2014 09:36

Tuluntulu now has ten channels

Tuluntulu, one of South Africa's top 10 startup companies this year, has recently launched ten channels that are available 24/7 on mobile.

23 Jul 2014 08:37

DigiChat with Andrea: Mobile Advertising & Marketing

Various research studies site South Africa as one of the leading countries in terms of mobile penetration (with access growing rapidly thanks to smart phones). It seems though, that there is a resistance by marketers to invest in mobile. I went in search of answers.

By Andrea Mitchell 23 Jul 2014 06:30

Avoid these five common digital media mistakes

Digital media is a crucial part of today's marketing mix. While it is important to ensure that you have a digital media plan to support your campaign, it's even more important to make sure that you achieve the best results.

By Matthew Arnold 22 Jul 2014 15:01

AMI launches free online courses in Africa

The African Management Initiative (AMI) has launched the first in a series of free online courses developed with top business schools, aimed at reaching 1 million African managers and entrepreneurs in the next decade.

22 Jul 2014 08:45

Time to lay these digital publishing myths to rest

Digital publishing and advertising is a sophisticated, high-tech industry where we have an array of statistics and metrics at our fingertips, thanks to the wealth of data we collect in ad-serving systems, web analytics tools and other digital systems.

By Pierre Cassuto 21 Jul 2014 14:12

Creating the elusive single customer view

Many organisations are investing significant sums and extensive time into implementing Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems for their purported ability to deliver improved customer relations and client retention.

By Gary Allemann 21 Jul 2014 14:00

Hlaudi hands out thank-you bonuses to SABC staffers

The SABC has paid about R42m in "thank you" bonuses to its staff and middle managers - in addition to normal bonuses.

By Thabo Mokone 21 Jul 2014 08:03

Augmented reality could rejuvenate print

As South African newspapers and magazines come under increasing pressure from digital competition, so must they look to digital innovations such as augmented reality to rejuvenate their business models.

By Diane Charton 18 Jul 2014 15:25

It's all in the logo

A logo is simply well thought out art to be acknowledged by all who view it. The first impression the majority of consumers experience with a brand is through the logo, hence it becomes your trademark.

By Jay Clark 18 Jul 2014 14:00

Seven tips on how to maximise Mandela Day

What are the seven things you need to know to have a successful Mandela Day? #MandelaDay #67MinutesForMandela

By Sarah Campbell, Issued by Kaelo Engage 18 Jul 2014 13:47

Consumer Science lands in SA

With emerging markets key to the growth strategy and investments that need to take place in the Middle East and African Region, Mondelez International has opened a new Sensory Laboratory in South Africa - the first in the EEMEA region. The global head of Consumer Sciences at Mondelez International, Marcia Young, was in South Africa for the opening. I caught up with her.

By Danette Breitenbach 18 Jul 2014 13:22