Upskill with a SETA-accredited digital brand analysis workshopDigitLab Academy will be launching a one-day SETA-accredited digital brand analysis workshop this July. 21 Jun 2017 [...]

A swarm of digital natives heads to JoburgHave you heard of Digital Swarm? Odds are if you're in the advertising industry and you're in Durban, then you have. If you live in Joburg, then you're next in line to be invited to Swarm! Yes, we're going national! 20 Jun 2017 [...]

Can we control fake news and its effect on business?In today's interconnected and digitally savvy society, social media has become a main news source. According to Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 51% of people with online access use social media as their primary news source - a frightening thought, considering the amount of fake news and misinformation distributed on social media on a daily basis. 15 May 2017 [...]

DigitLab hosts yet another successful Digital SwarmDigitLab's first Digital Swarm of the year was a massive success. With all 120 tickets selling out in three days, creatives and brand managers from around Durban gathered at The Hardy Boys' offices to share their ideas and gain knowledge. 22 Mar 2017 [...]

DigitLab Academy updateThe DigitLab Academy was launched last year in 2016 and we've been very busy adding value to the digital marketing industry. We wanted to take some time to update you on what we have been up to. Our focus has been in three main areas covered in this video breakdown and the article below: 16 Mar 2017 [...]

DigitLab in the finals of the IAB Bookmark AwardsWe are proud to announce that our work on The Grainfather e-commerce site has earned us a spot in the finals at the 2017 IAB Bookmark Awards. 23 Feb 2017 [...]

DigitLab Academy, powered by VegaOver the last five years DigitLab has been training marketers and executives in digital skill sets and strategic interventions. This training has taken place worldwide and has been highly successful in upskilling marketers with digital knowledge. Many of these engagments have seen marketers develop fully fledged digital marketing strategies that have changed the way they connect with customers. 14 Jan 2016 [...]

Helping your business find its way in a digital worldDigital Marketing is one of the fastest growing marketing disciplines to keep up with - ever-changing and uniquely combined with technical expertise and marketing prowess. Marketers need a way to get a handle on new digital technologies quickly and easily. This is where DigitLab has developed a series of workshops to help marketers get on top of the digital marketing world, facilitated by industry experts in a concise, practical session. 22 Sep 2015 [...]

We put a Monocle on the Durban JulyThe team at DigitLab has been developing its own data monitoring and reporting tool called Monocle, and we decided that the Vodacom Durban July was the perfect opportunity to let it join the race. 10 Jul 2015 [...]

Nedbank sticks with DigitLab as its digital brand research agencyIn 2014 Nedbank entrusted DigitLab with its digital brand analysis and research. After a busy and successful year, complete with an IAB Bookmarks Nomination, DigitLab are pleased to announce that Nedbank has renewed their contract for 2015. 16 Apr 2015 [...]

New research company to offer clients competitive online insightsTapping into and conquering online marketing is something that interests every clear-headed marketer. But not every company - very few in fact - have the in-house expertise to tap into the metrics to help them accomplish this goal. Hence, Monocle... 3 Mar 2015 [...]

KPMG Global Africa Practice launches app to streamline business in AfricaThe KPMG Global Africa Practice has launched their new Africa Business App - a first for the industry. The dynamic new platform will provide businesses and investors with seamless access to the very latest Africa information about doing business across the continent. 2 Mar 2015 [...]

Mike SaundersDigital marketing is a fast-evolving industry, and companies wishing to stay relevant and competitive need to stay abreast of developments. Even better, they should anticipate rather than react to them. 18 Dec 2014 [...]

DigitLab #SpeakSocial course is coming to JHBDigitLab will be running a #SpeakSocial social media marketing course for half a day on Tuesday, 11 November 2014. 28 Oct 2014 [...]

DigitLab and IHS win at New Generation AwardsWe are very proud to announce that The International Hotel School website won a Bronze award for the Best Corporate Website. Over the past few years, IHS and DigitLab have worked together to create a finely tuned digital marketing strategy that has the agility to move with an ever-changing and demanding Millennial Generation. 24 Oct 2014 [...]

Game appoints DigitLab as lead digital agencyWe are proud to announce that Game has partnered with DigitLab as their lead digital agency. "We are very excited to work with Game and are looking forward to adding real value to their bottom line through social and digital media experiences." said Mike Saunders, DigitLab CEO. 13 Oct 2014 [...]

The Millennial PersonaThe Millennial generation is set to be the largest generation to have ever existed, and it has been said that by 2017 Millennials will be spending more than $200bn in total per year. "Today we need to acknowledge that the Millennials are growing up and are active in the workplace, and as they quickly move up the proverbial ladder it is becoming increasingly important to acknowledge that they are no longer a generation to be ignored," says DigitLab CEO, Mike Saunders. 11 Aug 2014 [...]

SMART Customer Experience"In a world of SMART devices and SMART customers, we need to find a way to create SMART Customer Experiences." ~ Mike Saunders, CEO of DigitLab 29 May 2014 [...]

GFK - Fundi AppDigitLab is proud to announce the launch of Fundi, a mobile app empowering the entrepreneur in South Africa. 27 May 2014 [...]

The Future State of RetailThere is a unique relationship between the retail industry and the digital world. Retail has more potential than almost any other industry to create serendipitous experiences for consumers; mainly because retailers tend to control the entire supply chain, from manufacture to customer purchase. In years gone by, retailers worked with a relatively linear purchase funnel, perfecting the art of nudging consumers through the purchasing process over the years 20 May 2014 [...]

KPMG Africa"The KPMG Global Africa Practice engaged DigitLab to provide a full, turnkey solution for the development and implementation of our digital strategy, on the back of the recommendation from our Global Middle Markets Group, who were already engaging DigitLab.  29 Apr 2014 [...]

DigitLab opens Johannesburg branch"With a growing list of clients around the world, DigitLab have made the move to open a Johannesburg branch. "The opening of our new branch has been in the pipeline for a while now, we have just been waiting for the right strategy, the right team, and the right time. That time is now. 20 Apr 2014 [...]