24.com wins big at Bookmark Awards

24.com, the digital publishing arm of Media24, walked away with several awards at the IAB Bookmark Awards in Johannesburg on Thursday night, including best digital publisher. The awards, hosted by the Interactive Advertising Bureau South Africa (IAB SA), recognise the best digital and tech innovations in the media industry. Now in its 10th year, the IAB Bookmark Awards honour excellence …

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TOP SOUTH AFRICAN WEBSITES – JANUARY 2018

Effective Measure’s statistics for January 2018 show there are now more than 30 South African websites which attract over 1-million unique browsers per month. Effective Measure is the official traffic measurement partner of the IAB South Africa and provides accurate traffic and demographics statistics for SA’s top websites. The latest statistics show that News24 is the top South African website, …

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South Africa Online – January 2018

The latest South Africa Online infographic by Effective Measure will tell you everything you need to know about internet consumption in South Africa for January 2018. This includes what their audience looks like, how they live and where they spend their time online.  Total stats showed that the number of unique browsers in South Africa came in at over 45.1 …

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TOP SOUTH AFRICAN WEBSITES – OCTOBER 2017

Effective Measure has released its website traffic statistics for October 2017, which show that News24 is the most popular website in South Africa. Effective Measure is the official traffic measurement partner of the IAB South Africa and provides accurate traffic and demographics statistics for SA’s top websites. News24 attracted 6.4 million unique South African browsers last month, edging out Gumtree …

Beautiful News to reveal its SA year in review

On Tuesday, 31 October, Beautiful News, a unique content marketing platform, will have achieved its altruistic target of sharing 365 short films in one year about the positive South African experience. The project reached over 500 million across all platforms over the first three quarters. From its launch on 1 November 2016, it has set out to share one short film …

Insights into a digital future at The SpaceStation’s 2017 Digital Salt

“South Africa’s digital industry is a highly innovative space, full of opportunities and challenges and as industry leaders in digital media we are often at the coalface,” says Gustav Goosen, Head of The SpaceStation. “Events like Digital Salt are a vital tool for digital players to get together and unpack the ups and the downs as a collective. We are …

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A consumer-centric approach in the digital world

While technology can be daunting, brands need to keep up with it and the potential it offers to remain at the forefront of customer service. This was the underlying theme of all the speakers at The SpaceStation’s Digital SALT conference, held last week. The SpaceStation offered some great insights to kick off the conference. “Technology works at its best when …

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Good news for sports fans

The aggregator app is smart, light on data and super-fast. Users choose their interests and receive personalised content. The more they use the app, the better the app gets at serving content that is relevant to the individual user. The app’s high level of personalisation even allows sports fans to choose teams or publications to follow for score predictions, fixtures, …

TOP SOUTH AFRICAN WEBSITES – APRIL 2017

Effective Measure has released its website traffic statistics for April 2017, which show that News24 is the largest website in South Africa – with 7 million unique local browsers. Effective Measure is the official traffic measurement partner of the IAB South Africa and provides accurate traffic and demographics statistics for SA’s top websites. Gumtree ranked second with 4.3 million local …

News24 wins big at #Bookmarks2017

News24 won several awards at the annual Bookmark Awards on Thursday, including one for best online publisher in South Africa. “It’s well-deserved recognition for their hard work during a crazy news year that saw seismic shifts in South Africa’s political landscape,” editor-in-chief Adriaan Basson said. “These awards confirm our mantra that a combination of excellent, probing journalism, great user experience …