The oldest and still most powerful way to promote any business is through word of mouth. Nothing resonates stronger than a recommendation from a friend, family member or colleague.
Paige Calahan 11 Apr 2014 07:58
Report highlights emerging trends from seven major retail categories across Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and North America `
Issued by Interbrand Sampson De Villiers 8 Apr 2014 13:38
In the '60s, the T-shirt came to the fore as a political and personal statement and, since then, the wave has simply gained momentum. Nowadays, the T-shirt is what the bumper sticker was to the '80s.
2 Apr 2014 11:35
It's a tired cliché that the world of digital technology is changing at an ever-increasing pace - but when you take a moment to reflect, it truly is astounding how many of the digital tools and...
Anna Malczyk, Issued by Red & Yellow 26 Mar 2014 13:18
LONDON, UK: Japanese e-commerce retailer Rakuten is the world's largest online marketplace for elephant ivory and whale meat products, an environmental campaign group said. It said that running the...
19 Mar 2014 07:35
Expo celebrates a record-breaking 48,865 visitors over four days!
Issued by HOMEMAKERS 4 Mar 2014 13:51
The launch of Social Media Week (SMW) this week around the world, celebrated social media's trends, best practices and impact on business, society and culture.
20 Feb 2014 13:57
27 February - 2 March | Coca-Cola Dome
Issued by HOMEMAKERS 19 Feb 2014 11:39
PR-Net was held on 11 February at Cameraland on Long Street and hosted by Lianne Burton, a communications consultant specialising in brand messaging and multi-channel content creation.
18 Feb 2014 14:43
To drive its new 'Rock your Schoolbag' design competition, as part of this year's 'back to school' campaign, Twinsaver has moms driving their brandyourcar.com branded vehicles to and from school to...
18 Feb 2014 12:36
The printing press was a milestone in the era of communication. Its capabilities and mass proliferation are what ushered in the age of 'mass communication'. Ideas could be spread, conventions...
Lisa Basson 18 Feb 2014 09:25
Modest Muse is South Africa's first fashion and lifestyle mobi site aimed at Muslim women in South Africa. This new site covers a range of subjects in the areas of inspiration, fashion, the self,...
Issued by Media24 Digital Magazines 14 Feb 2014 11:07
Today, more than ever before, consumers and businesses are presented with a wide array of food choices and technologies; producers and suppliers, and information about food production and consumption....
Nic van den Bergh 14 Feb 2014 09:42
So, January is only just over and the fridge light has already shone shame on your resolution quitter-face. But you're not alone and you know this because the chatter on the trip for double chocolate...
Dylan Balkind 11 Feb 2014 06:30
Are your social media efforts leaving your bottom line bottomless? Has your business now put social media on autopilot, as a result?
Catherine Milward-Bridges 3 Feb 2014 14:30
Adobe has released its Q4 2013 Social Media Intelligence Report analysing paid, earned and owned social media trends....
30 Jan 2014 09:57
I find it strange that with all the hype and bluster surrounding the billion or so Facebook users, the half billion twits and the tacked together Pinterest users, the moment brands decide to...
Felix Kessel 28 Jan 2014 05:32
The global success of online shopping has given rise to the widespread adoption of eCommerce ventures by furniture retailers wishing to capture the potential of this ever-growing market. Largest...
Issued by Realmdigital 27 Jan 2014 09:50
As 2014 gets into full swing, here are five of the top trends that should inform your digital marketing strategy for the year ahead:
Desiree Gullan, Issued by Gullan&Gullan 24 Jan 2014 11:52
Having been a senior role-player in the e-commerce space for 13 years, and CEO of Loot.co.za for the past three years, recently navigating the company through ten years of operation, these are some of...
Gary Hadfield 17 Jan 2014 06:13
Perched here on the foot of Africa, South Africans sometimes feel as if we are a few years behind - even though we are the largest economy on the fastest growing continent. Certainly, when we look at...
Hilton Rose 13 Jan 2014 06:16
Do you use Facebook? Twitter? Pinterest? YouTube? All of them, and others? (Infographic)
24 Dec 2013 07:01
PriceCheck is hiring
Issued by PriceCheck 19 Dec 2013 15:37
Let's face it, we've just about wrapped up 2013 and we're ready to take some time out to spend with family and friends over the festive season, but that doesn't mean you have to turn a blind eye on...
Evan-Lee Courie 18 Dec 2013 09:16
It used to be that turning up to an event or social function was just that. A person would register, show up on the day, network, and have a few drinks and leave. However, with the advent of social...
Jessica McEndoo 12 Dec 2013 14:31
The annual Good Food and Wine Shows, which showcase the latest in global food trends and some of the world's best chefs and food personalities, have added new features to attract and entertain its...
11 Dec 2013 11:02
In line with more cautious consumer confidence and spending, an average growth of between 3% and 3.5% across the board could be expected for the 2013 festive season, as rising fuel, transport and...
Preston Gaddy 10 Dec 2013 15:37
The Good Food & Wine Shows are to be held from 29 May to 1 June 1 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, 31 July to 3 August at the Coca Cola Dome, and 24 to 26 October at the Durban...
10 Dec 2013 09:58
Labour market analyst, Loane Sharp, says that in 2012, about 600,000 university graduates were unemployed and unable to put into practice what they have learned. Furthermore, union group Solidarity,...
10 Dec 2013 07:03
Your content marketing campaign is one element of your business that you won't have to put to bed during the silly season.
Colleen Lewis 3 Dec 2013 08:47
As businesses look to formalise plans for the New Year, industry expert opinions become paramount to assist with forecasting and to provide a clearer understanding of crucial consumer, business and...
29 Nov 2013 10:45
Added Value has released its analysis of the South African marketing industry. During July, August and September 2013, its management team engaged in conversation with some of South Africa's leading...
28 Nov 2013 09:26
I believe that an effective digital presence is crucial for any brand to truly succeed in today's digital world and South Africa is no exception. You need to understand the dynamic and evolving...
stephen sandmann 27 Nov 2013 07:52
The Gauteng HOMEMAKERS Expo is delighted to have received another well-earned EXSA (Exhibition Association of Southern Africa) award at the annual EXSA Awards Function held at Johannesburg Expo Centre...
Issued by HOMEMAKERS 25 Nov 2013 11:46
FAIRLADY, HOME and IDEAS magazines welcome you to their beautiful new online home, dailyfix.co.za - a lifestyle site for grown-up, stylish women.
Issued by Media24 Digital Magazines 25 Nov 2013 10:43
Havas Sports & Entertainment Spain has made the history books by developing the most award-winning campaign ever developed by Havas Sports & Entertainment and the Havas Media Group.
Issued by Havas Sports & Entertainment 18 Nov 2013 11:20
Caxton and NAB have launched a new online product entitled Dealfinder, allowing consumers to shop for deals by area, retailers, category or brand name. The offering takes the established selling power...
15 Nov 2013 10:50
The new-generation approach to attracting talent is through social and mobile digital channels. The key to maximising these technological connections is balancing them with the human connection.
Niteske Marshall 14 Nov 2013 10:17
Social marketers can now publish to China's largest social network, Sina Weibo, from a single interface in Adobe Social that also supports Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and YouTube.
14 Nov 2013 09:55
As one of the pack of elite Bookmarks Awards 2013 judges, visiting creative director and multi-award winner herself, Laura Jordan Bambach chatted to me about life in the digital 'verse.
Terry Levin 6 Nov 2013 07:30
A question I've asked myself personally - the Society team started as two people in 2011, it's now 12, so we ask this in one way or another pretty regularly. This is also a question clients wanting to...
Daniel Pinch 5 Nov 2013 05:50
Historically, the South African public relations (PR) industry used Advertising Value Equivalent (AVE) to measure the PR effectiveness or return on investment of news coverage, as the cost of buying...
Tonya Khoury 4 Nov 2013 08:30
World Wide Worx and Student Brands has released its SA High-tech Student 2013 research study, conducted among universities and colleges across South Africa, including interviews with 1435 students.
1 Nov 2013 11:13
I long for the days when tweeting was a sound birds made, posting was something you did with an envelope and a stamp, and if you didn't want to be someone's friend, you had to look them in the eye to...
Mia Botha 1 Nov 2013 06:45
This month Marie Claire, with 1st for Women, is launching its Right to Respect campaign, featuring prominent South African women taking a stand against gender-based violence.
25 Oct 2013 08:36
It has recently come to the attention of the Loeries that the 'Project Uganda' entry for MTN, created by MetropolitanRepublic, does not meet the Loeries entry criteria.
19 Oct 2013 11:12
South Africa's only independent free-to-air commercial television channel, will launch four new channels on Tuesday, 15 October, at 5pm.
Issued by e.tv 15 Oct 2013 10:24
2012 MPASA PICA Awards winner for Overall Publishing Excellence (Online Solutions), SARIE, not only walked away with top honours in this category last year, but by 2012 it was the biggest women's...
Issued by Media24 Digital Magazines 15 Oct 2013 08:34
As one of the leading global content marketing agencies, John Brown Media continue to push their own boundaries. This is clearly evident in their latest project - a full advertising campaign...
Issued by John Brown 11 Oct 2013 13:09
A total of 238 birds were awarded, four of which were Grands Prix - to Draftfcb Cape Town, Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town, MetropolitanRepublic and FoxP2 respectively.
22 Sep 2013 23:54
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