Media sales teams are under pressure from a multichannel world. A world in which some of their skills may be replaced by algorithms as programmatic media houses take over some of the inventory from publishers. A world with new job descriptions that didn't exist even five years ago.
17 hours ago
Media company eMedia Holdings was in talks to renew its contract with DStv for its 24-hour news channel, which had been on the payTV platform for more than seven years, it said on Friday. eMedia is the holding company of assets such as eSat.tv, e.tv, radio station Yfm and Sasani Africa.
Thabiso Mochiko 20 hours ago
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has said its ban on staff from making political comments or posting pictures of themselves wearing party regalia on social media is merely a reiteration of its existing policy on social media conduct.
Pericles Anetos 20 hours ago
Could you make an impact on the media and advertising industry? Do you feel that you can productively and positively contribute to the current state and future of our exciting industry? Well, it is that time again for the formation of a new AMASA (Advertising Media Association of South Africa) committee for the year 2016/2017. Get involved!
AMASA 1 day ago
Print and Digital Media South Africa (PDMSA) has announced the finalists in the 2016 Standard Bank Sikuvile Awards, an annual recognition of excellence in South African journalism.
1 day ago
Working in the stock image industry means dealing with the most ground-breaking photographic work from African photographers across the continent.
Yumna Patel 1 day ago
The Most Awards, which are open for votes until 30 June 2016, have a redesigned questionnaire, making it easier and quicker to complete, whilst ensuring that voting remains anonymous and secure.
1 day ago
The New Generation Awards, which recognise agencies and corporates for the initialisation of social and digital concepts and campaigns, are now open for entries. Entries submitted before 15 June 2016 are R500 per category, entries received after that date will be R600 per entry.
1 day ago
Entries for this year's WAN-IFRA World Young Reader Prize are still open until 21 June 2016. The prize honours excellence in news publisher engagement of the young in all ways on all platforms.
27 May 2016
The International News Media Association (INMA) announced its Global Media Awards winners in London on 24 May 2016, which included three South African winners.
26 May 2016
Veteran South African journalist and Press Council director Joe Thloloe says that despite the often love-hate relationship between the media and particular individuals, the future of journalism in the country is both essential and promising.
26 May 2016
On this Africa Day, the Right2Know campaign has highlighted the gross violations of the right to free expression taking place across the continent, as well as the continued imprisonment of journalists.
25 May 2016