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#Newsmaker: Tiso Blackstar's Scott Peter Smith on the importance of multimedia in modern journalism

Head of multimedia for Tiso Blackstar, Scott Peter Smith, shares why the volume and quality of multimedia production and the speed at which it can be created are making it a very useful and valuable addition to the newsroom...

By Juanita Pienaar 2 days ago

SOUTH AFRICA

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Cape Town's Metrorail train updates are now available on Telegram

Cape Town's Metrorail train service announced that users can now follow line-specific information channels on Telegram...

By Andy Walker 14 Aug 2019

SOUTH AFRICA

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Explaining the explainer video: how to write a good video script

Explainer videos. Also known as whiteboard animations, illustrated stories, and fast-draw videos. They're either the best thing ever for your product, service or brand, helping you to unpack what you do quickly and compellingly. Or they're an expensive piece of website filler that few visitors watch, and almost no one views all the way to the end...

By Tiffany Markman 6 May 2019

SOUTH AFRICA

#StartupStory: Double Apex Media
#StartupStory: Double Apex Media

Sudhir "Banzai" Matai, founder and managing editor of Double Apex Media, previous associate editor at Car Magazine, tells us how his online store for motoring-themed T-shirts turned into an automotive media portal...

By Jessica Tennant 29 Nov 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

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Robbie Williams (and his World Cup middle finger) spikes Google Search traffic

If you were expecting Will Smith to open the 2018 World Cup in Russia this evening, don't worry, we were, too...

By Andy Walker 15 Jun 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

Burn Media's founder, Matthew Buckland.
Burn Media to embark on aggressive growth after deal to go solo - Buckland

The Burn Media Group, a media stable with publications that include Ventureburn and Memeburn, has broken away from M&C Saatchi Abel's digital agency Creative Spark and has embarked upon a new "aggressive" growth curve, says Burn Media's founder Matthew Buckland...

By Stephen Timm 7 Jun 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

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Did Barack Obama really say 'Stay woke, bitches' in this viral video?

"Thank you. And stay woke, bitches," is not a quote you'd normally attribute to former US President Barack Obama. But filmmaker Jordan Peele just made this a reality, by using intelligent visual trickery...

By Andy Walker 19 Apr 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

Fort Review launches second edition, a video series
Fort Review launches second edition, a video series

Last week marked the launch of Fort Review's second edition, this time in the form of a thought-provoking nine-part video series covering everything from black excellence to erotic capital...

By Jessica Tennant 16 Feb 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

Who benefits from using a plagiarism checker?
Who benefits from using a plagiarism checker?

A plagiarism online checker verifies whether a passage of text is original or a copy of something already online. Who can use a service like this and how does it help them?...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 14 Feb 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

Monetising online radio: Stop, collaborate and digitally listen
Monetising online radio: Stop, collaborate and digitally listen

Where traditional models in radio have enjoyed funding from around 70% of what the station makes through ad sales revenue, online stations need to do the same, but in a completely different way...

By Chris Jordan 26 Oct 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Elke van Vledder (Philips), Meanda Mills (Overall winner, and Easter category winner), Tessa Purden (Food24), Lucy Jones (Philips).
Meanda Mills crowned as Food24's hottest new super chef

Meanda Mills from the Institute of Culinary Arts was announced as the winner of Food24's NextGen competition, an online culinary competition that set out to find a new generation of super-talented young chefs...

By Juanita Pienaar 15 Sep 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Boris Dzhingarov
Successful web marketing, wherever you're based

Though we might fall into pre-web thinking from time to time, you've got to learn about and embrace the web tactics of today to realise that there's nothing holding you back but you...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 7 Sep 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

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Successfully branding your blog - A necessity in the modern marketing world

The brand you have for your business is your image. This is how people will perceive you. Your blog needs to be properly branded so that you can survive in the modern marketing world...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 21 Jun 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

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Why people pay for online advice

Asking for help, especially advice, is something many people avoid because they think it makes them look bad. When people are online, however, there's less risk involved because the internet provides a cloak of anonymity...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 12 May 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

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Being brave and controversial in your content marketing

Content marketing differs from traditional PR in that it is educational and informative entertainment – but importantly, it is entertainment...

By Chemory Gunko 13 Jan 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

The new smart car and Zando #UnfollowTheNorm campaign creates intrigue
The new smart car and Zando #UnfollowTheNorm campaign creates intrigue

In a first for South Africa, the new smart forfour is being introduced directly onto the pages of Africa's largest online retailer, Zando...

By Angie White 12 Dec 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Huffington Post to empower communities
Huffington Post to empower communities

The 17th edition of the Huffington Post launched this weekend in South Africa. At the launch event in Sandton at Katy's Palace Bar, chief executive officer of The Huffington Post, Jared Grusd...

By Danette Breitenbach 28 Nov 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

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Fake news in South Africa: Five websites you should definitely avoid

Whether it's to simply hoodwink people or to generate ad revenue, fake news websites have received mainstream attention in recent months...

By Hadlee Simons 22 Nov 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Five steps to an effective omnichannel marketing effort
Five steps to an effective omnichannel marketing effort

One trap that many traditional businesses fall into when figuring out their online presence is failing to optimise their customer experience for both online and offline channels...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 18 Nov 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Groupon South Africa is dead: here's what will happen to your orders
Groupon South Africa is dead: here's what will happen to your orders

Back in September 2015, Memeburn reported that ecommerce platform Groupon began shedding global offices in an effort to "make the business more efficient". And while South Africa wasn't a country affected back then, it is now...

By Andy Walker 4 Nov 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Boris Dzhingarov
Brand on parade

Showing the best representation of your brand and your business online is essential in today's marketplace. The web is the main street of small business commerce, and your brand is on parade...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 12 Oct 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Five reasons why every business needs a company blog
Five reasons why every business needs a company blog

Because of its ease of use, the internet is a highly competitive place. Many businesses are turning to company blogs as one way to rise the ranks of search and beyond...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 22 Sep 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Huffington Post, Media24 team up for HuffPost SA
Huffington Post, Media24 team up for HuffPost SA

A South African edition of the Huffington Post will be coming later this year, courtesy of a deal between the publisher and Media24...

By Hadlee Simons 19 Sep 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Boris Dzhingarov
Three tips to ensure your company blog is an asset, not an anchor

Maybe you still remember to put up something new on your blog every week, or a couple times a month, but you haven't been paying attention to the analytics, so you're not sure your blog is doing all it should for your company anymore...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 19 Sep 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Guidelines for crafting a website privacy policy
Guidelines for crafting a website privacy policy

Nowadays, people have become very cautious when it comes to sharing personal information online. This is why a privacy policy is very important for any website or blog...

By Charles Mburugu 24 Aug 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Don't share it! Spot fake news and images with these tips
Don't share it! Spot fake news and images with these tips

The internet has largely delivered on its promise to revolutionise the way we access information and news in general. Unfortunately, we've also seen the rise of fake news websites, as people share these stories without question...

By Hadlee Simons 18 Aug 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

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Opening up the VR market

With branded headsets and the production of virtual reality (VR) campaigns, VR is a wonderful new, innovative way to reach high-end audiences, and it is here...

By Danette Breitenbach 17 Aug 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

Boris Dzhingarov
The seven qualities of websites that build brand trust

Before a consumer parts with his/her hard-earned money, he/she needs to know that you'll be able to deliver what you're promising, and that it, indeed, will be worth that money...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 1 Aug 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

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Why is a website vital for the small business?

Running any small business is difficult. The owner ends up having to do so many things that sometimes the essentials are forgotten. One of those essentials is having a website...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 25 Jul 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

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Are you making these five common blogging mistakes?

Nowadays, there are thousands of blogs covering topics such as fashion, health, education, entertainment, business and lifestyle...

By Charles Mburugu 21 Jul 2016

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