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What can marketers learn from the phenomenon that is "Jerusalema"?

Siya Metane, founder and CEO, SlikourOnLife, talks about how the song "Jerusarema" by Master KG has taken the world by storm unexpectedly and what marketers can learn for this whole phenomenon...

By Siya Metane 22 Sep 2020

#Emmys2020: Stream the winners of 34 awards on Showmax

HBO's Watchmen was the big winner at the 2020 Emmy Awards, taking home 11 awards, including Best Limited Series, followed by Best Comedy winner Schitt's Creek with nine and Best Drama winner Succession and The Mandalorian, both with seven...

Issued by Showmax 21 Sep 2020

Activate the archive and let the content breathe

The basic ingredients to the success of the acclaimed Netflix series, The Last Dance, show us how to really deliver value from archived and alternative content...

Issued by Levergy 21 Sep 2020

Post-millennium viewership and instant culture in broadcasting - adapting to the demands of Gen-Z consumers

Roman Magis, principal director: Video, Advertising and Content for Accenture in Africa, explores how post-millennium viewership and instant culture in broadcasting presents a unique opportunity for content creators in South Africa...

By Roman Magis 16 Sep 2020

WATCH: Investec's Ingrid Booth and Ann Muthuma on the value of content marketing

In conversation with Investec's lead digital content producer, Ingrid Booth and head of Marketing, Corporate & Institutional Banking, Ann Muthuma around the value of content marketing and the evolving role of content or media in the marketing function within Investec and the greater industry...

By Jessica Tennant 3 Sep 2020

#BehindtheSelfie with... Jon Savage of InBroadcasting, a division of HaveYouHeard

This week, we go behind the selfie with Jon Savage, 'troublemaker for good' at InBroadcasting, a division of HaveYouHeard...

By Jessica Tennant 2 Sep 2020

The journey from influencers to digital-first influencer marketing

Stephane Rogovsky, founder and CEO of R-Squared comments on how influencers have evolved over the years...

By Stephane Rogovsky 2 Sep 2020

Showmax announces co-productions: Megan Fox action movie and Canal+ epic in ancient Africa

African streaming service Showmax has announced two new international co-productions: Jahmil XT Qubeka and Layla Swart's epic African mythology series Blood Psalms, with Canal+ International, and the Megan Fox action movie Rogue...

Issued by Showmax 2 Sep 2020

VMLY&R's Live from the Edge, its genesis and revival

Jarred Cinman, CEO of VMLY&R South Africa talks through the genesis of VMLY&R's Live from the Edge event series, born from the agency's Digital Edge podcast...

By Jessica Tennant 1 Sep 2020

7 strategies to grow your business using YouTube

YouTube is a great platform to share your expertise in a wide range of topics. Since the creation of this video sharing platform, it has grown to become the second biggest search engine in the world, surpassed only by Google, its owner...

By Ron Stefanski 28 Aug 2020

Enter the micro-budget film: lockdown amplifies South African cinema trends

Making and distributing films in new ways, that are also cognisant of the global climate emergency, is going to become a growing trend not just in South Africa, but around the world...

By Liani Maasdorp 28 Aug 2020

Siya Metane to speak at VMLY&R SA's Live from The Edge

Rapper-turned-publisher Siya Metane aka Slikour, founder of SlikourOnLife, on the importance of making relevant music locally and globally and using music consumption to gain insights for brands...

By Jessica Tennant 27 Aug 2020

8 African highlights to stream on Showmax, from Love Island in Cape Town to Sol Family in Kenya to Big Brother in Nigeria

Here are eight African highlights you can catch on Showmax, from Love Island in Cape Town to Sol Family in Kenya to Big Brother in Nigeria...

Issued by Showmax 27 Aug 2020

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