The internet is an odd and confusing place, and the gaming world's latest meme is solid proof of this.
Andy Walker 1 day ago
In your dual role as travel marketer and Facebook consumer, the news that Facebook is going to 'clean-up' your News Feed will likely be met with a mix of joy and despair.
1 day ago
This year is going to continue to be a tough journey for all businesses as they grapple for market share and growth during a difficult economy.
Janine Lloyd 2 days ago
When Stephen King said you must "Kill your darlings", he was not suggesting that one of his famous psychopathic characters must kill a loved one, but rather giving writing advice. Quoting William Faulkner, who said that, "In writing, you must kill your darlings", King advises that writers should never be too precious or become overly sentimental when it comes to their work - if it needs to be cut, it needs to be cut. And the same is true for the marketing industry.
Tom Manners 11 Jan 2018
Africa has a population of over 1 billion people, 70% of which are youthful, aspirational and passionate about their continent. The proposition 'Africans for Africans by Africans' has become a dominant force with young people in Africa. It is about change and holding businesses, governments and institutions accountable and so ultimately driving transformation.
Nonye Mpho Omotola 10 Jan 2018
Netflix believes that the television will endure as the primary viewing device for consumers across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (MENA), even while consumers access their favourite TV shows and films across a number of electronic devices in the age of streaming.
10 Jan 2018
Nelson Mandela, shortly after becoming the first democratically elected president of South Africa, spoke to both his countrymen and women - indeed, for Africans everywhere - when he declared, "We must work together to ensure the equitable distribution of wealth, opportunity and power in our society."
Ernest Harsch 10 Jan 2018
KHARTOUM, Sudan - Eight newspapers have been prevented from publication and distribution by National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS), this week, amidst protests against recent austerity measures. Yesterday, the Almidan newspaper was prevented by the NISS from distributing its daily print runs without any rationale.
10 Jan 2018
We talk about how digital has changed the world of marketing and advertising. We talk about millennials, generation this, generation that. We talk creativity, effectiveness, brands that are progressive in creating shared value. We talk about growth percentages, and economic downturns, global marketing spend, and disruptive technologies. But what is really happening out there?
Odette van der Haar 10 Jan 2018
With the largest 'youth bulge' in the world, the future of Africa is young, dynamic, determined. No one can afford to ignore the youth in Africa and the local and global business community needs to prepare for the ever-connected, younger generations.
Nicola Cooper 10 Jan 2018