5 more podcasts to listen to
A while ago, I wrote a piece about whether you should be listening to podcasts - the answer is obviously yes. I recommended a bunch of podcasts that I listened to that I thought people might like. I've picked up a couple more podcasts since then so I thought I'd recommend a couple more.
South African brands killing it on Instagram
As I've said before, I love Instagram. I think it's a rad place for people to share their lives and get inspiration from others. I also think it's a great platform for brands to be on. I wrote post a year ago on some of the best brands on Instagram, I thought I'd revisit that post, but look exclusively at South African brands. So here's my list of the South Africa brands whose Instagram game is on point.
Social Media advice for restaurants
I often see people raving on Instagram or Twitter about how amazing their meal was at this restaurant or that. It's honestly one of the best ways to find places to eat, especially in Cape Town. There's certainly no shortage of restaurants to choose from in this town, but honest reviews from real people on social media are what usually makes me give a place a try. In this light, I'd like to offer some advice to restaurants with regards to social media.
10 brands killing it on Instagram
Instagram is my favourite social network. It's the simplest, yet most stimulating to me. It's a basic human instinct to be attracted to pretty things, so I guess it follows that a social network specifically for pretty pictures would do well. These are my favourite brands on Instagram.
What I've learned about the advertising industry
Today marks my one-year anniversary of starting my first job in advertising. It's been a crazy fast year, and I've probably learned more in the last 12 months than I did during my four years of university. So, here are a couple of things I’ve learned about ad land.