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Five tips brands can learn from Suzelle DIY

Suzelle DIY's YouTube Channel is a local sensation. For those who have not yet discovered this local gem, the channel is a bitesize do-it-yourself web series following the (fictional) life of Somerset West local Suzelle and her best friend Marianne. Despite its comedic appeal, it's also makes a great case study of how to make an engaging and highly watchable YouTube series

By Meagan Elston 1 hour ago

#WomensMonth: Flipping the script on 'gender-specific' toys

With lack of diversity and gender equality strongly in the media spotlight this month, the timing of Y&R Cape Town's #BreakTheMould campaign couldn't have been better

By Leigh Andrews 1 hour ago

#WomensMonth: Women in advertising - Bridget Jung

Susan Credle, global chief creative officer at FCB, spoke to women in advertising during the DStv Seminar of Creativity. In this episode she speaks to Bridget Jung, digital creative director, Marcel Sydney (video)

4 hours ago

#Loeries2016: What BBDO's Grands Prix wins mean for African creativity

Net#work BBDO has cause to celebrate, as the only agency to take home two Grand Prix Loeries this past weekend. The agency group has taken home an unprecedented 19 Grand-Prix Loeries in 22 years. Former Loeries chair and BBDO SA CEO Boniswa Pezisa shares her Loeries 2016 experience below

By Leigh Andrews 1 hour ago

Be responsive online or risk being left behind

The digitalisation of business is inevitable and companies that resist the change, risk losing customers, revenue and potentially, even their reputation

By Felix Erken 2 hours ago

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 187: PR chat with Marcus Brewster

On the latest episode of Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding spoke to Marcus Brewster

1 hour ago

Mindshare's second Huddle just got a whole lot bigger and a whole lot better

This year, Mindshare South Africa turned up the heat and the volume with the theme of 'Being Curious' with enough content to devour for days

Issued by Mindshare South Africa 3 hours ago

FCB named SA's Top Creative Agency for third consecutive year

FCB Africa claimed the Robyn Putter Award for the third consecutive year at the 18th annual Sunday Times Top Brands awards function

Issued by FCB Africa 2 hours ago

Top speakers open Ad Star three-day event in South Korea

Ad Stars 201 opened in Seoul, South Korea yesterday, 25 August, offering its thousands of visitors exceptional speakers and events over the next three days

2 hours ago

CareerJunction bridging the skills gaps in SA

CareerJunction, one of the country's top job boards, recently partnered with Shaw Academy - the world's largest online live educator - to assist job seekers in developing their careers

Issued by Career Junction 4 hours ago

Silver Quill deadline date extension

The new deadline for Silver Quill award entries is 9 September 2016. Enter now

By Ghrethna Kruger, Issued by IABC Africa Region 3 hours ago

John Brown Media appointed as content agency for Leisure Books/Leserskring

John Brown Media is thrilled to announce that it has been selected as the content agency to produce the catalogues for the iconic Leserskring/Leisure Books audience of book lovers

Issued by John Brown 4 hours ago

Learn from Krispy Kreme SA story at IMM event

As part of its thought-leadership, IMM is launching marketing events, featuring live case studies. The first features Krispy Kreme's Nick Eleftheriadis, marketing director of the internationally successful doughnut franchise

2 hours ago

Company values: Ditch the clichés, embrace the meaningful

In an age of high competitive intensity and a tough economic climate, companies are struggling to drive brand differentiation and attract top talent

By Elsa Gouws, Issued by Yellowwood Future Architects 2 hours ago

Small Business Friday could boost your business

Small Business Friday (SBF) is coming up on 2 September aimed at mobilising South Africans to support their local businesses

2 hours ago

Plusnet's ads acknowledge intrusion of online advertising

UK based Plusnet, a broadband provider, has launched an online video campaign as part of its direct response activity, aimed at targeting people in the market for renewing their broadband

4 hours ago

Gender gap closing in South African SMEs

Local SME risk financier, Business/Partners is showing an encouraging cultural and empowerment shift in the country, as female entrepreneurs play an increasingly significant role in the South African economy

3 hours ago

For photographers in pursuit of the perfect shot - the EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon has debuted the eagerly-anticipated EOS 5D Mark IV, the newest addition to the legendary EOS 5D family, designed for photographers on a quest to capture the perfect shot

Issued by Canon SA 3 hours ago

How to engage customers in a technologically-veiled marketplace

While some would argue that today's world is more personalised than ever - thanks to new technologies and the ubiquitous access to social media platforms - the truth is that our society is becoming less and less engaged

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 5 hours ago

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Africa news

Virtual reality meets cause marketing

It's expected that virtual reality will be an $80bn market by 2025. The list of businesses coming on board with VR is long and impressive

By Sheila McGillivray 42 minutes ago

#Loeries2016: What BBDO's Grands Prix wins mean for African creativity

Net#work BBDO has cause to celebrate, as the only agency to take home two Grand Prix Loeries this past weekend. The agency group has taken home an unprecedented 19 Grand-Prix Loeries in 22 years. Former Loeries chair and BBDO SA CEO Boniswa Pezisa shares her Loeries 2016 experience below

By Leigh Andrews 1 hour ago

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 187: PR chat with Marcus Brewster

On the latest episode of Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding spoke to Marcus Brewster

1 hour ago

Be responsive online or risk being left behind

The digitalisation of business is inevitable and companies that resist the change, risk losing customers, revenue and potentially, even their reputation

By Felix Erken 2 hours ago

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International

Promotional marketing: Having customised mugs that are filled with impact

Coffee mugs are one of the most popular promotional items, and they can be customised in a myriad of ways

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 15 Aug 2016

Newspapers rethink paywalls as digital efforts sputter

WASHINGTON: Paywalls were supposed to help rescue newspapers from the crisis of sinking print circulation as readers shifted to getting their news online

12 Aug 2016

Apple and Microsoft unholster new gun emojis

Apple and Microsoft on Friday appeared to be aiming in opposite directions with freshly unholstered gun emojis

8 Aug 2016

Bangladesh shuts 'objectionable' news sites

DHAKA: Bangladesh has shut down dozens of online news services including those of pro-opposition media, an official said on Friday, sparking accusations of government censorship

5 Aug 2016

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