Tag Archives: social media

What if we held elections using social media?

By Duncan Alfreds If the national election were to be conducted online, the Democratic Alliance would top the polls, a survey has found. Compiled by Strategy Worx, the Online Presence Effectiveness Survey found that the DA had the most comprehensive … Continue reading

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What is appropriate online? Be aware of being public

– from News24.com – By Duncan Alfreds Cape Town – New research has found that adult content consumption is growing rapidly on mobile devices. According to Juniper Research, 250 million people will use their mobile phones or tablets to access … Continue reading

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Braille Burgers from Wimpy go viral …

Awesome strategy from Wimpy to reach out to disabled has gone viral … they made 15 braille burgers, filmed the (feeling and) eating of them and it’s got that sweet feeling of goodness about it.

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The real cost of social media

Social media creates a lot of hullabaloo for people trying to figure out whether it’s worth the investment of time, energy and money – will these resources spent on social media really pay off?  See this infographic below. Based (obviously) … Continue reading

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Are we in a social media bubble? #SMWF

Today’s session at the Social Media World Forum (Africa) on Social Media Start Ups addressed the question: Are we in a social media bubble? This is what some of the speakers had to say … (Full list of panelists below) … Continue reading

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Social Media World Africa Forum this week! #SMWF

On Wednesday, I’ll be at the Social Media World Africa Forum for their exciting line up. See the full agenda here and the speakers here. Track highlights include: • Integrating social media into your marketing plan, and building your social media … Continue reading

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Twitter 101 – the basics

New to twitter, or thinking about starting an account? Here are some of the basics to get you up and running … 1. Account set up and management Choose a name that easily identifies you (or your public persona/brand). Your … Continue reading

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