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SA's most popular smartphones revealed
SA's most popular smartphones revealed

BlackBerry may be on the back foot in many parts of the world, but in SA the brand continues to hold its own, despite intense marketing from rivals...

By Duncan Alfreds 26 May 2015 09:28

Set-top boxes: e.tv squares up to government over its policy
Set-top boxes: e.tv squares up to government over its policy

A battle over government policy on television set-top boxes will take place in court this week, in a case that could have far-reaching consequences for free-to-air television...

By Franny Rabkin 26 May 2015 07:46

Test for HIV or go away! - Kaya FM 95.9
Test for HIV or go away!

Test for HIV or seek help elsewhere, better yet go home.

By Mbali Dhlamini, Issued by Kaya FM 95.9 25 May 2015 12:27

Thousands walk Durban together at the Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk - East Coast Radio
Thousands walk Durban together at the Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk

Thousands of people from all around KwaZulu-Natal walked Durban together on Sunday, 24 May 2015, at the Discovery East Coast Radio Big Walk.

Issued by East Coast Radio 25 May 2015 10:20

Smartphones are converging on all LSMs
Smartphones are converging on all LSMs

Cheap smartphones are reshaping consumer behaviour in South Africa faster than many marketers realise. Here's how to position your brand at the forefront of the trend and create effective platforms for engaging with mobile customers.

By Andre Steenekamp 25 May 2015 05:47

Three steps to nailing your next pitch
Three steps to nailing your next pitch

Even though PR practitioners are good writers and good promoters of their clients' brands, most account managers and executives are not the most effective presentation/pitch-givers, which is why account directors and bosses are still doing the hard work of pitching for new business.

23 May 2015 09:58

Marrying new-age and traditional marketing skills
Marrying new-age and traditional marketing skills

The principles of marketing have fundamentally changed over the last decade and we continue to see the change year on year...

By Farren Roper 22 May 2015 06:00

Revealed: The true colour of SA's 18 D&AD 2015 Pencils
Revealed: The true colour of SA's 18 D&AD 2015 Pencils

LONDON, UK: The 53rd D&AD Professional Awards presented 847 Pencils at the ceremony on 21 May in London. South African agencies took home 13 Wood Pencils, 4 Graphite Pencils and 1 Yellow Pencil.

22 May 2015 00:07

Online TV, live from Africa
Online TV, live from Africa

Two young, black females. One hot new online TV platform. Welcome to Aza TV, launched by Sorele Media on 20 May 2015...

By Leigh Andrews 21 May 2015 14:00

We are because of PR - Bizcommunity.com
We are because of PR

A paraphrase of the definition of Ubuntu - we are because you are - goes some way to explain that apart from our pride in being Africa's premier B2B news distribution channel, Bizcommunity is also proud to be home to a great many of the continent's foremost PR, marketing and digital communications professionals.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 21 May 2015 12:06

Hlaudi: SABC will now start DTT with five TV channels
Hlaudi: SABC will now start DTT with five TV channels

The SABC's chief operating officer (COO) Hlaudi Motsoeneng says the public broadcaster will now launch with only five TV channels once the long-delayed commercial start of South Africa's switch from analogue to digital broadcasting begins.

By Thinus Ferreira 21 May 2015 11:48

Naspers newspaper titles moving into 24.com makes sense
Naspers newspaper titles moving into 24.com makes sense

There has not been much media coverage outside of Naspers with regard to the decision to move all their newspaper titles onto the News24 and Netwerk24 platforms.

By Chris Moerdyk 20 May 2015 14:58

The state of digital in South Africa
The state of digital in South Africa

New media! That is how many people still refer to digital...

By Richard Lord 20 May 2015 06:00