• Tag: social media
    Pick n Pay gets slammed for social media response to journalist [pic]
    Posted by on Aug 17th, 2015

    Ok so we all know that last week Bic SA got hauled over the coals for their Women’s Day ‘think like a man’ ad HERE and over the weekend it was Pick n Pay’s turn… Read More »

    Glorious Twitter customer complaint FAIL to Domino’s Pizza [screenshot]
    Posted by on Sep 3rd, 2014

    Ah yes..that all too familiar Twitter complaint to a brand. Consumers these days are quick to take to social media and make their feelings known to the public in the hopes that the brand will… Read More »

    Couple bust having sex in public next to an ATM…dudes take next level selfie [NSFW pic]
    Posted by on May 20th, 2014

    Just last week i posted a story about a dude who travelled the world for 600 days and took selfies wherever he went. Your selfie game will never live up to that, but these two… Read More »

    Social media company to get R500 000 for 10 days work to promote Durban
    Posted by on Mar 18th, 2014

    Those of you in the social media or marketing industry will let no doubt let out a ‘what the f**k?’ when you hear that the eThekwini Municipality is paying a social media company R500 000 (yes… Read More »

    SA weekend newspaper social media survey FAIL – says EFF has the most Twitter followers…except it’s the wrong EFF [pic]
    Posted by on Jan 27th, 2014

    In the run up to the SA elections there is an increasing importance being placed on how political parties represent themselves across social media platforms. How they communicate and interact with the public has become… Read More »

    Best of Cape Town 2014 – best place in Cape Town to get a tattoo? [poll]
    Posted by on Jan 9th, 2014

    Right..i was very slack last year with the Best Of Cape Town polls and only posted a few, but they were hotly contested and got plenty of attention. The 2013 polls helped us find out… Read More »

    Canadian tourist trying to crowdfund $3000 after nightmare ordeal in Cape Town
    Posted by on Nov 15th, 2013

    Ok so there’s been a bunch of talk and debate about a Canadian tourist, Mike Howard, who claims he was robbed of $3000 in Cape Town and has set up a crowdfunding page called Please… Read More »

    Banksy joins Instagram…and in other news so have I [pics]
    Posted by on Oct 17th, 2013

    Famously elusive British street-artist-graffiti-social-commentator-next-level-doodle-wallscribbler, Banksy, has finally joined social media. Well that’s what folks are saying anyway with this Instagram account bearing his name and featuring his recent works in NY. Banksy apparently joined Instagram… Read More »

    Here’s a simple infographic on the SA Social Media stats for 2013 [pic]
    Posted by on Sep 11th, 2013

    For those of you interested in the rapidly changing social media landscape of South Africa here’s a simple infographic summing up the #socialSA tweets that trended yesterday based on updated technology research over the past… Read More »

    SA print ad for Flora margarine removed for being homophobic [pic]
    Posted by on Sep 4th, 2013

    Plenty of award winning and clever advertising out there, but every now and then ad agencies don’t get it exactly right and are forced to admit it wasn’t the greatest strategy. Case in point…the latest… Read More »