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PRISM Awards 2015 winners announced
PRISM Awards 2015 winners announced

For the second consecutive year, Atmosphere Communications has scooped top honours in the Campaign of the Year category at the PRISM Awards...

20 Apr 2015 08:24

2015 MTN Radio Awards winners announced
2015 MTN Radio Awards winners announced

The stars of SA radio were heralded at the Sandton Convention Centre on 18 April, when the winners of the 2015 MTN Radio Awards were announced.

20 Apr 2015 08:10

The mobile revolution in Africa
The mobile revolution in Africa

The influx of mobile phone has enhanced ease of access across the world - no more so than in Africa...

17 Apr 2015 15:25

Ian Drummond
Why media partners are as important as ever in the era of content marketing

With the rise of "owned" channels, such as social media accounts and corporate websites, more and more brands are looking to distribute content directly to consumers as a major component of their marketing strategies.

By Ian Drummond 16 Apr 2015 14:25

© Suzanne Clements – 123RF.com
The 4Cs of effective content creation

To execute on a defined content marketing strategy, you need to approach the sourcing, publishing and distribution of your content with your Anna-Wintour-esque publishing hat on...

By Melissa Attree 16 Apr 2015 08:00

Now MTN to hit users
Now MTN to hit users

NEWSWATCH: MyBroadband reports MTN has joined Vodacom and Cell C in hiking its prices, and the SABC might be a bit leaky... from the top, reports BD Live, while The New Age reports the national broadcaster has said sorry to the EFF's Mbuyeseni Ndlozi.

16 Apr 2015 06:20

Marion Scher
Where do all the writers go?

For the last year or so there's been a steady trend throughout the media worldwide of journalists, sub-editors and editors being 'let go'... Newspapers and magazines have been cut down and cut out of media organisations. Electronic media has also suffered with cutbacks and in some cases whole divisions closed down. The big question is, where do all the people who have lost their jobs go?

By Marion Scher 16 Apr 2015 05:20

Big Brother... Big bother
Big Brother... Big bother

NEWSWATCH: There have been claims of sexual misconduct on the set of the popular reality show, reports Jacaranda FM...

15 Apr 2015 07:39

DIY social media is dangerous marketing practice
DIY social media is dangerous marketing practice

Though social media is fast becoming a mature marketing option for South African business, businesses should be wary of diving in head-first without professional assistance.

15 Apr 2015 06:32

Facebook advertising 'lost cause' for marketers
Facebook advertising 'lost cause' for marketers

According to the latest white paper, 'Facebook Advertising through the Years', released by the London School of Marketing (LSM), marketing experts claim that Facebook advertising is no longer a cost-effective option for marketers who are seeking to build new audiences or attract new customers.

14 Apr 2015 14:25

Sbu 'slips up' again
Sbu 'slips up' again

NEWSWATCH: 'Oops! I did it again...' Sibusiso Leope, aka DJ Sbu, is once again in hot water after using a fake SABS stamp of approval on his energy drink, it is reported...

14 Apr 2015 08:16

[Orchids & Onions] Raid's mozzie repellent ad has a real bite
[Orchids & Onions] Raid's mozzie repellent ad has a real bite

For some reason - tasty blood, perhaps - I am the person you need to be around when mosquitoes start their attacks. I am always the first to get bitten and sometimes the only one of a number of people in a room to feel the sting...

By Brendan Seery 14 Apr 2015 08:00

Warren Harding
The state of e-commerce in South Africa

South Africa's e-commerce market, although still in its infancy, is gaining size and momentum...

By Warren Harding 14 Apr 2015 06:37