Brand presence via Instagram, Facebook and Twitter is now a necessity rather than a choice, therefore a brand's packaging must matter as much as the product inside...
20 Feb 2020
Lanie Krugel has just launched Kru & Co, a South African social media agency. We discussed the agency's startup story and social media trends for South Africa to wake up to...
Leigh Andrews 14 Feb 2020
The 2019 Epica Awards winners have been announced with South Africa's VMLY&R's "Don't Tell Me What To Do" campaign for Edgars winning Silver in the Branded Content - Music Video category...
22 Nov 2019
Rutgers University has released a study where researchers analysed how Google, Facebook and Instagram repeatedly change boundaries between smart visibility strategies and 'cheating the system'...
19 Nov 2019
Increased social media activity is believed to be fuelling investment in future global women's sports...
11 Nov 2019
East-West Digital News (EWDN) recently released a report on the state of influencer marketing in Russia...
16 Oct 2019
A livestream recreating the historic 1969 moon landing was produced by Little Dot Studios, to mark the 50th anniversary of the moon landing on Channel 4...
16 Jul 2019
Warc's Global Ad Trends report has found that advertising revenues among key social and messaging companies have halved over the last year as consumer trust becomes a growing issue...
2 Jul 2019
The UN recognises 180 currencies worldwide as legal tender, all of them issued by nation states. It does not recognise cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin in this way, even if communities of enthusiasts have been treating them as a means of exchange for over a decade now...
Gavin Brown 27 Jun 2019
Utilised to its best ability, Twitter can be a powerful way of generating leads and driving traffic to your website...
Keith Tully 22 May 2019
Instagram has launched a @shop account, essentially a curation of posts from online merchants that sell products through the image-sharing app.
14 May 2019
UK advertising spend rose 6.3% year-on-year to reach £23.6bn in 2018, marking the ninth consecutive year of market growth and highest annual total since monitoring began in 1982...
30 Apr 2019
Young people are lonelier than all other age groups, according to recent findings from the BBC Loneliness Experiment...
Rebecca Nowland 5 Oct 2018