WASHINGTON - Twitter has begun surveying members on a paid subscription service that would give frequent users more tools for using the social network for marketing, journalism and other fields
Marketers want better ways to visually inspire mobile shoppers to purchase, and so Facebook is introducing a new ad format called 'collection'
Marketing is a dense arena with many companies adopting the same stale approach. But, there is a new strategy you can implement focusing on the sleeping giant of the social media realm
The MediaShop's Johannesburg office moved premises Wednesday, 22 March after 20 years at its previous location in Morningside. The new address is Building B, The Main Straight Office Park, corner of Main and Portman Roads in Bryanston
Entries for the 2017 Facebook Awards are now open and this year it's all about the work that moved people – the work that made the community laugh, cry, love, wow and buy
Social media marketing is an ever-changing field, and it has moved far beyond the days when posting links on Digg counted as social media marketing
AutoTrader and Liquorice have launched #COTYDragRace, Twitter's first-ever virtual drag race
Facebook has introduced Messenger Day, a new way to share what you're up to through videos and photos. You can enhance your Day's visuals and videos with effects, then share them with everyone or choose family members and friends who can view and reply to your messages before your Day disappears after 24 hours.
Stan Chudnovsky 15 Mar 2017
Teens and young adults from HDI Youth Marketeers' Junior Board of Directors have supplied the top ten rules when it comes to social media, to avoid being unliked, unfollowed and maybe blocked
If you are using social media as a marketing tool to either make profit or earn a living, you should know that you can quickly get consumed by it for hours on end, wasting time with no tangible benefit
The King Price family arrived to work this morning to find an empty throne – their king (mascot) has been abducted by one of its (green with envy) competitors over the weekend
Yesterday Chris Bertish, internationally acclaimed speaker, big wave surfer and Guinness SUP world record holder, completed the first solo, unsupported transatlantic SUP Crossing, presented by Carrick Wealth
SAN FRANCISCO - Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday revealed that Facebook's first family is growing, with a baby sister on the way for one-year-old daughter Maxima
Johannesburg's OR Tambo International Airport was the scene of an estimated US$15 million heist on Tuesday night
Andy Walker 9 Mar 2017
NEWSWATCH: In celebration of International Women's Day on Wednesday, 8 March, Facebook is sharing inspiration and knowledge through a global livestreaming event with Facebook Live broadcasts by influential leaders, public figures and NGOs. The social media giant is also inviting women from all walks of life to do the same, using the hashtag #SheMeansBusiness
Keeping up with the trend of real-time social media consumer engagement, Lancewood has brought an innovative addition to its Ultimate Braai Master
Advertising agency, TBWA\ Khanga Rue has launched a free 12-class series on entrepreneurship for young people in Tanzania called “Noa Ubongo” or “Sharpen Your Brain” in Swahili…
Very often customers are guaranteed a rapid response via social media compared to using call centres or email. It makes sense therefore for customer experience managers to be able to monitor and manage all feedback, including social media, via one platform
Brands are increasingly in the spotlight on social media and it is important for businesses to be able to track conversations and mentions about their brands
Analysis of sentiment based social media points to the unpopularity of proposed Trump policies – such as the border wall and the so-called ‘Muslim ban' – contrary to findings of traditional polling
JP Kloppers 2 Mar 2017
YouTube announced yesterday that its live TV service, set to take on cable, was officially a-go
Julia Breakey 1 Mar 2017
Instagram's user base is growing at speed passing the 600m follower mark back in December 2016. Since it was first introduced five years ago, it has overtaken Twitter to become the social media's rising star for businesses. So how can you use this platform to your advantage as a small business?
Matt Foster 28 Feb 2017
Burson-Marsteller's latest research into how world leaders, governments and international organisations communicate via social media has been released
Nigerian contemporary lifestyle retail group, The Style Group is offering fashion, accessories and design services via modern social media commerce. In the booming social media and e-commerce market of Nigeria, its model is a hit and is reaching thousands of Nigerians eager to shop online.
F-Secure's Chief Research Officer, Mikko Hypponen, warns about the growing intrusiveness of social media and internet-connected devices
Maximizer Software 16 Feb 2017