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Mandela Day at Saatchi & Saatchi

Blog Article - 20 Aug 2014
Today, in loving memory of a spectacular man, the Saatchi & Saatchi team decided to do something a little bit different. In honour of our first

Kezia Swanepoel – Creative Profile

Blog Article - 20 Aug 2014
Meet Kezia Swanepoel our content strategist at Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize who tells us about her first job ever and why

Online Ad Spend in South Africa is Increasing

Blog Article - 20 Aug 2014
There are only two reasons a business should not be advertising online. One, they don’t have a website. Or two, they trade in naughty industries

A recap on Facebook’s July updates

Blog Article - 20 Aug 2014
You don’t want to start off your morning with a new, repeat NEW, intern telling you “Facebook’s dead”. Digital copywriter Madre

Are you on Google+ yet? If not, you need to join now.

Blog Article - 20 Aug 2014
One of our Social Media and Content Marketers (and Google+ guru) Ninette Minnaar shares her insights on Google+ and how your

Life from a different view

Blog Article - 20 Aug 2014
Content Team Leader, Toni van der Berg, shares her personal experiences on her first ever helicopter ride... Every year,

The VIP treatment: My stay at the Empire Hotel

Blog Article - 20 Aug 2014
If you're about that hotel life life, read Account Director Estelle Visser's review of her stay at the Empire Hotel... When you

Creative Profile Lelanie Roux

Blog Article - 20 Aug 2014
Meet Lelanie, Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize's Online Reputation Analyst. She tracks online brand conversation and ensures that the reputation of brands remains healthy.

The Saatchi & Saatchi Social Team Goes Back To Class

Blog Article - 20 Aug 2014
Our very own Lelanie Roux is known for many things: her love of Spiderman, her affinity for Italy and her regularly-updated blog. But until

My Mama Told Me…

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
Another number-centric article from our Group Head, Stacey Noyle... Have you, like I, noticed that every second article (on any feed

Some of the Worst Social Media Mishaps

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
In light of the recent #AskThicke fiasco, we thought it could be fun to take a look at some of the worst social media disasters

True Blue Behaviour Shana Miller

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
Junior Content Marketer, Shana Miller, shares her True Blue behaviour... Inspired by the recycling culture I experienced while living in the

We can hear the lions roaring

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
There’s a palpable buzz of excitement in the office today and everyone’s walking around with big smiles on their faces. Saatchi & Saatchi Milan, with

True Blue Behaviour Kezia Swanepoel

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
Junior Social Media and Content Marketer, Kezia Swanepoel, shares her True Blue behaviour... Drawing from my family and from attending the socially and environmentally conscious

Total brand take-over: South African brands on Instagram

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
Since its official launch, 16 October 2012, the online photo-sharing, video-sharing and social networking service has gone through various transformations. From introducing videos, to Instagram

The Social Media Landscape of 2014

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
It might be time to upgrade your social media marketing plan! Here's an interesting infographic illustrating trends in social and content for 2014.

Big Ideas Big Data Big Love

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
Shaune Jordaan, CEO, Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize From the eyes of Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize CEO, Shaune Jordaan... Cape Town, 3rd

Is internet addiction real?

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
Samantha Corbett's analysis on internet addiction... This could be you. My work involves a lot of social media, and I find myself checking Facebook and Twitter

Facebook users now have more control over app share

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
F8 introduced new ways for users to share stories from apps to Facebook – which could be based on users engaging more with explicit than

Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize Win Four Key Brands

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
Cape Town, 27th May 14 – Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize, Saatchi & Saatchi’s digital search marketing/digital arm has won four key pieces of SEO and digital marketing

Creative Profile: Giuliana Schoeman

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
Giuliana Schoeman is Head of Social at Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize. To see when she’s on social media – and not

Facebook’s latest edition: The Call To Action Button

Blog Article - 19 Aug 2014
Facebook recently introduced the Call To Action Button (CTA) to organic posts and ads. Why is this a big

#ProjectTrapped – the social experiment

Blog Article - 12 May 2014
Don’t you hate the flu? There’s nothing worse than waking up in the morning to a sore throat and a sniffle and resigning yourself to

Creative Profile: Ninette Minaar

Blog Article - 9 May 2014
Ninette Minnaar is a Junior Social Media Marketer at Saatchi & Saatchi Synergize. You can follow her on Twitter @nin_pin or check out her LinkedIn

What it takes to be a digital copywriter

Blog Article - 30 Apr 2014
Samantha Corbett on what it takes to be a digital copywriter... I never imagined I would get into digital copywriting – I’ve always been more of

The Community Manager and a 24/7 job

Blog Article - 29 Apr 2014
Having a social media presence has become an indispensable part of modern business. And like having engaging content is crucial, so is engagement – two-ways. When