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Is South Africa ready for B2B e-commerce? - Digital Planet
Is South Africa ready for B2B e-commerce?

E-commerce in South Africa is enjoying explosive growth, with the total internet shopping spend in 2014 estimated to be near the R6bn mark, increasing exponentially over the last decade from R688m in 2006. However e-commerce in South Africa is still in its infancy compared to the rest of the world, especially when it comes to B2B e-commerce.

By Neil Watson, Issued by Digital Planet 25 Feb 2015 09:14

Why your small business should be making use of SEO
Why your small business should be making use of SEO

Sophie Baker of Biz4Afrika speaks to Casson Media, experts in search engine optimisation (SEO) and web design, to get their tips on how your small business can and should make use of SEO...

By Sophie Baker 24 Feb 2015 08:00

Can a funny meme get to a powerful president?
Can a funny meme get to a powerful president?

Can a campaign of laughter born out of humiliation change the mind of a 'Teflon president'? All it might take is one click...

19 Feb 2015 09:08

Danette Breitenbach
[Bookmarks] The secret to digital success

Digital is a different animal to other mediums, with its own nuances and particularities. Just as some television commercials fail, so not all digital campaigns succeed. On the eve of the IAB Bookmark Awards, which recognises outstanding achievement in the digital industry, I posed the question: What is the secret to a successful digital campaign?"

By Danette Breitenbach 18 Feb 2015 10:01

Threat to gag Sunday Times over hidden Swiss billions
Threat to gag Sunday Times over hidden Swiss billions

Banking giant HSBC has threatened the Sunday Times for exposing the wealthy South Africans who stashed R23bn in secretive Swiss bank accounts, demanding all this data be 'destroyed'...

By Rob Rose and Tina Weavind 16 Feb 2015 06:26

Engaging with connected consumers - Part 2
Engaging with connected consumers - Part 2

It took 14 years to sell 40 million laptops, but only four years to sell 40 million tablets...

By Danette Breitenbach 12 Feb 2015 05:34

Marion Scher
The state of news

It doesn't take a genius to work out that the way people take in news has totally changed over the last number of years...

By Marion Scher 11 Feb 2015 05:49

The most common error in your online content strategy
The most common error in your online content strategy

Craig Davis said: "We need to stop interrupting what people are interested in and be what people are interested in." I would add in: "where they want to receive information about their interests"...

By Dries Badenhorst 10 Feb 2015 08:00

SABC: Muthambi, Motsoeneng accused of hostile takeover
SABC: Muthambi, Motsoeneng accused of hostile takeover

The DA claims Communications Minister Faith Muthambi has signed a secretive SABC Memorandum of Incorporation (MoI) that strips the SABC Board of its statutory powers...

9 Feb 2015 10:36

A step-by-step guide to creating your own #MugabeFalls meme
A step-by-step guide to creating your own #MugabeFalls meme

By now you've probably seen the meme of the week, #MugabeFalls. If you haven't: where have you been? Read on to catch up...

By André-Pierre du Plessis 6 Feb 2015 13:13

Sapa, 76, to close
Sapa, 76, to close

NEWSWATCH: Sapa, SA's only independent national wire service, is closing, reports Mail & Guardian...

6 Feb 2015 06:29

'Incorpor8' video into your marketing strategies or miss out!
'Incorpor8' video into your marketing strategies or miss out!

If you've not yet realised the power of online video in getting a marketing message across to the masses, you're in for an eye-opener...

By Leigh Andrews 3 Feb 2015 14:00

Anton Harber
Serial - A murder investigation...

Investigative journalists live in fear that they will spend months gathering and testing evidence in pursuit of what sounds like a great story but in the end just does not hold up and they are left empty-handed, having wasted months of their time - and probably lots of their employer's money. No longer...

By Anton Harber 2 Feb 2015 09:19