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Monthly Archives: January 2014

Call for participation in SA Digital Media Benchmarking Study – DIGIDEX SA

The launch of the DigiDex SA study was announced by the DMMA, MMA and Digital Warrior today. On the 1st of February 2014 the data collection of DigiDex SA will commence, and the industry bodies call upon clients and agencies alike to participate. The objective of the study is to establish and create South African Read more…

WoodWing Survey “Trends 2014”: Multi-channel top of the agenda – print to survive

A study conducted by WoodWing Software from mid-December to mid-January examined relevant publishing technology trends for 2014. A total of 125 participants – mainly from the Americas, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region – answered four multiple-choice questions about their publishing strategies and the use of social media. The submissions came mainly from newspaper, magazine and Read more…

eCommerce in South Africa has seen increased adoption by furniture retailers

The global success of online shopping has given rise to the widespread adoption of eCommerce ventures by furniture retailers wishing to capture the potential of this ever-growing market. Largest online retail corporation, Amazon.com, saw its initial success as an online bookstore; however it is no longer quite so exclusive, its catalogue has extended. Amazon now Read more…

Entirely new version of popular Ster-Kinekor app for Windows Phone en-route

Ster-Kinekor Theatres and Prezence, continuing their long-term digital partnership, have announced the launch of an entirely new Ster-Kinekor app for Windows Phone. For the past eight years Prezence, one of South Africa’s leading mobile, apps, and digital agencies, has worked with Ster-Kinekor producing award-winning, engaging digital products for customers of the entertainment giant. The latest Read more…

Realmdigital extends their digital service offering to include digital marketing and more

Leading e-business strategy and technology provider, Realmdigital, has launched new digital services to ensure the provision of a complete end-to-end digital strategy. Our new services include digital marketing solutions, content conversion and an image server. Digital Marketing Solutions The digital marketing service offering aims to optimise businesses through the implementation of creative, intuitive and innovative Read more…

Justin Gomes appointed new Creative Circle chairperson

Chris Gotz’s position as Creative Circle chairperson has come to an end, with the new chairperson, Justin Gomes recently appointed. A revolution in tech Outgoing chairperson Chris Gotz, says, “Alas, my time has come to an end. It has been interesting, exciting, instructive, fractious, inspiring and, for the most part, generally pretty cool. My tenure Read more…

Twitter’s latest development – Jelly (by iLead Online)

Twitter’s Jelly App Marries Social Networking with Q&A Image Search Twitter co-founder Biz Stone and his former colleague Ben Finkel launched the latest Twitter venture, which is a social app that works on a question and answer principle. It shows some similarities to conventional search, but delivers results in the form of answers from friends. Read more…

What is DMMA Brand membership?

The DMMA now invites Brands to join it’s membership base. In South Africa, Big brands are generally stronger and more active in traditional media. Over the years defensible bodies of understanding and generally accepted standards have been developed. In addition, there are mechanics & governing institutions have made it possible for brands to participate.  The Read more…

Effective Measure data for December

SA Unique Browsers 21,294,687 SA Page Views 532,094,689 SA Unique Browsers from mobile devices 12,168,313 Mobile Page Views 249,958,201 The above figures are for traffic across DMMA member sites for December 2013.