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Everyone is talking about conversation marketing

6 July 2015 - Magazines

Just as branded content is emerging as one of the more reliable and credible forms of journalism, it's evolving yet again into the next big ...

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The SABC and preventative maintenance

6 July 2015 - Broadcasting

OPINION: “We are stable. People who are just talking about SABC collapsing; they are going to collapse themselves. Not SABC." Hlaudi Motsoeneng 22/5/2015 Article summary: According ...

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What RAMS has revealed about latest radio trends

6 July 2015 - Radio

As a true media geek, hearing that the latest AMPS/RAMS had been released was music to my ears. I couldn’t wait to delve into the ...

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Briefly… Trailblazing Good Hope FM turns 50 with month-long celebration

6 July 2015 - Media Mecca

As the first commercial radio station in Cape Town to reach the 50-year mark, Good Hope FM plans to celebrate for their entire ‘birthday month’ ...

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Briefly… And the brands that unite SA as a nation?

6 July 2015 - Media Mecca

New Ask Afrika Icon Brands winners will be announced at an awards ceremony in Johannesburg on 28 July. Ask Afrika Icon Brands are brands that ...


Meet the slashies, South Africa’s media chameleons

3 July 2015 - Media Mecca

Crossing over into another medium can be challenging for journalists but it can also benefit them. Joanna Wright chats to some of those who ...

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Blogger’s block: 30 inspiring blog post ideas for writers

3 July 2015 - Education

Even creative people get stuck when they’re trying to come up with ideas for a blog post. I thought I would put together a list ...

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Innovation myths and six ways to inspire it

3 July 2015 - Agencies

Innovation. It’s a buzzword on everyone’s lips; a strategic priority of many organisations; and what many consider the ultimate driver to unlocking growth. Those who ...

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Briefly.. loveLife launches Leadership Academy to upskill youth

3 July 2015 - Media Mecca

Youth unemployment remains one of the biggest social and economic challenges facing South Africa. According to Statistics SA’s recently released youth labour market report, youth ...

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Briefly… iWeek returns to CT for week-long workshop programme

3 July 2015 - Media Mecca

The 14th installment of iWeek returns once again to Cape Town and promises an expanded week-long programme of workshops, panel discussions and events that are ...


CEOs and the media: Attack the best form of defence?

2 July 2015 - Opinion

OPINION: There seems to be some kind of tacit understanding among our captains of industry that when they are obliged to deal with the media, ...

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Ad man creates app to assist in the fight against cancer

2 July 2015 - News

Cancer survivor and international award-winning creative director, Conn Bertish, is in the process of creating the Cancer Dojo, a digital platform and mobile app that ...


Native advertising, product placement, content marketing, advertorials: What’s going on?

2 July 2015 - Communications

One day when God became so angry with mankind after their vain attempts at building the tower of Babel, to be more in his likeness, ...

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BBC’s Hausa website launches advertising offering for West Africa

2 July 2015 - News

The BBC has introduced advertising to its language websites, launching the service on its Hausa offering, which is one of the most widely spoken languages ...


PAMRO: Book now to tap into the best Africa media insights!

2 July 2015 - Media Mecca

  Aristotle’s apt saying that there is always something new coming out of Africa is going to be proved yet again this year in Tanzania from ...

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Chasing rainbows! The quest for creativity

1 July 2015 - Advertising

OPINION: Before I begin, there is something I need to get off my chest. I am wired. I am half woman half machine. My heart ...


What RAMS has revealed about latest radio trends

6 July 2015

As a true media geek, hearing that the latest AMPS/RAMS had been released was music to my ears. I couldn’t wait to delve into the ...


Mobile: The greatest transformation in marketing

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1 June 2015

Today’s consumers have an endless choice of the media they decide to engage with and compared to just a decade ago, they’re choosing and using ...


An appetite for user engagement strategies
22 June 2015

In the digital world, analytics are everywhere and, increasingly, everything. Today’s product, marketing and advertising strategies are based on more hard statistical data than ever ...