Independent Media defends decision not to run Oakbay ads - Independent Media
Independent Media defends decision not to run Oakbay ads

Independent Media's decision not to run Oakbay Investments adverts in its newspapers was solely based on legal reasons, the company said on Sunday.

Issued by Independent Media 18 minutes ago

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Grapevine Communications' PR offering is on par with top local and international agencies

As a member of the growing number of South Africans returning home, I have had the opportunity to work in PR in both South Africa and abroad - this includes seven years with Grapevine Communications and for the past eight years overseas - before heading up the recently opened Cape Town office of Grapevine Communications.

By Helen Bleasdale, Issued by Grapevine Communications 18 minutes ago

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Driving through clutter with multimedia content

Our brains have changed the way we perceive and process information, due to the constant bombardment of information, and we have a diminishing ability to pay attention for extended periods.

29 minutes ago

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Even low-income consumers have inspirations

The fact that some people are in the lower income bracket doesn't mean that we need to only sell entry-level products to him or her.

By Candice Simon 32 minutes ago

Jury announced for Facebook Awards EMEA 2016
Jury announced for Facebook Awards EMEA 2016

The Facebook Awards celebrate the best creative work on the social media platform. The 2016 Facebook Awards Jury for EMEA has been announced.

33 minutes ago

AMASA Joburg hosts annual golf day in May - AMASA
AMASA Joburg hosts annual golf day in May

The 2016 AMASA Open, will take place at the Parkview Golf Course on Thursday, 12 May 2016. The sponsors for this event have come in fast and furiously and we look forward to a competitive and team spirit building tournament.

Issued by AMASA 44 minutes ago

First 'Verbal Identity' jury president slot goes to Chris West
First 'Verbal Identity' jury president slot goes to Chris West

The London International Awards (LIA) has created a 'Verbal Identity' category for the 2016 awards recognising the importance of verbal branding. It has appointed Chris West, MD of Verbal Identity, London UK as the first jury president.

52 minutes ago

What's new with DoubleClick? - DQ&A Media Group
What's new with DoubleClick?

There have been some really exciting developments to Doubleclick's mobile offering in the Bid manager system. These range from new ad units to a standardisation of previously released features.

By Lee Thaver, Issued by DQ&A Media Group 1 hour ago

Entering business competitions improves perspective, knowledge
Entering business competitions improves perspective, knowledge

Entering a business competition allows entrepreneurs to gain a different perspective of their businesses, which can often prove to be more valuable than funding. Taking this time to reflect on the business can assist in identifying problems and aid in developing growth strategies.

1 hour ago

The importance of customer engagement - Amorphous
The importance of customer engagement

Digital is everywhere and brands looking to increase their market share and remain memorable to their existing market must take advantage of emerging digital platforms and incorporate them into their strategies if they are to be successful.

By Stephanie Walters, Issued by Amorphous 1 hour ago

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AMPS is now officially dead

(Long live the Establishment Survey).

By Chris Brewer 1 day ago

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

Dear PUNKtuator.

By Sarah Heuer 28 Apr 2016

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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 28 Apr 2016