Marc du Plessis, joint CEO of Spark Media and head of the Publisher Council of the IAB, gave a keynote address at the first edition of Future Ad Africa in Johannesburg yesterday on the subject of brand safety, trust and supporting the independent press.
Jessica Tennant 2 days ago
Regarded by many as one of the leading trend analysts in the retail, business and built environment, Dave Nemeth of Trend Forward - a trend driven, design thinking strategy agency that assists companies in doing things differently - has taken over the reins from Bev Hermanson as editor-in-chief of Designing Ways.
Jessica Tennant 12 Mar 2018
365 Digital, an end-to-end publisher solutions company, welcomes Zkhiphani.com onto their consortium of premier publishers.
365 Digital 6 Mar 2018
100: The Mandela Years pays homage to former President and 'Father of our Nation' Nelson Mandela
Topco Media 1 Mar 2018
The advent of social media has provided brands with an undisputed marketing opportunity - a direct customer engagement platform, where brands can build their identity and loyalty, and promote their goods and services to their heart's content. But all good things come with a price, and brands face numerous risks by way of trademark infringements, fake news, and cyber squatters, to name a few.
Shan Radcliffe 1 Mar 2018
In what looks set to be an extremely drawn-out affair, the Competition Commission has referred 28 media companies to the Competition Tribunal for prosecution on charges of price fixing and the fixing of trading conditions, in contravention of the Competition Act.
Ann Crotty 28 Feb 2018
Touching on topics of pop culture and weaving her lyrical way through history, my personal highlight of Design Indaba conference 2018 so far, was unpacking the power of design language with the ultimate lyrical female linguist, Lebo Mashile, who calls herself a Design Indaba disciple and says, "Poetry is the crown jewel of literature."
Leigh Andrews 22 Feb 2018
South Africa's creative industries will be gathering at the University of Pretoria on Saturday, 24 February for the Creative Industry Imbizo where the practical effects of the proposed copyright amendment bill will be discussed.
21 Feb 2018
Newspaper publisher Caxton has been fined R5.8m and the Independent Group R2.2m for colluding on the prices they charged to advertisers, the Competition Commission said on Friday.
Robert Laing 16 Feb 2018
The lineup for the 21st Time of the Writer International Festival, set to take place from 12 - 17 March 2018, has been announced. This year the writers will convene under the theme of "Changing the narrative" and will engage with this notion as it relates to their work and the direction in which literature is moving towards in this context.
16 Feb 2018
While the first Publisher Audience Measure Survey (Pams) has been released by the Publisher Research Council, the data is still being validated and will not be available until it is checked. However, the PRC is happy with the overall picture gleaned from the research and presented this in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Danette Breitenbach 15 Feb 2018