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Confirmed: Kaizer Chiefs are BIG on social media

The inspiration for this post I usually spend my Sunday early mornings listening to Ashraf Garda's Mediashow on SAFM, South Africa's second-largest talk radio. Sunday 9/11 was no different, and as luck would have it, the first interview on the show inspired this post. Ashraf interviewed Alpheus Maphosa - the Corporate Communications Manager for Kaizer Chiefs - about…

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Telling The #DEMOAfrica 2016 Story – In Tweet Numbers

#DEMOAfrica 2016 Conference - a platform for worthy startups seeking to attract funders and partners as part of taking their businesses to the next level - was successfully hosted by the City of Johannesburg from the 25th to the 26th of August 2016. This conference has grown from strength to strength since its inauguration in 2012…

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Johannesbourg: activité constante sur les réseaux sociaux cet été

Les vacances sont terminées et les embouteillages sont de retour à Joburg (aka Johannesbourg). Il faudra encore attendre 12 mois avant les prochaines vacances, pour que les routes soient degagées et que les centres commerciaux et lieux d'intérêts publics soient plus calmes. Pourquoi Johannesbourg est-elle si calme en Décembre ? Parce que la plupart des chemins…

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Joburg’s social traffic was active in Summer

The holidays are over, and the unbearable traffic jams are back in Joburg (aka Johannesburg). It will be another 12 months before another holiday season, when there are fewer cars on the city's roads, and shopping malls and places of interest are quieter. Why is Joburg peaceful during December? It's because most roads lead to the…

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#SongOfTheYear 2015: did social media mirror SABC radio votes?

Background The #songoftheyear trend - an event where the most popular summer song is played across many of South Africa's main radio stations to usher in the new year  - has been happening for a long time. Artists have always been using this event to gauge their popularity with the listeners, and thus potential for high record…

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Lewis Hamilton is a champion on social media too – 2nd year in a row

In this post, we provide the social media performance update for Lewis Hamilton vs Nico Rosberg, 2 days after both were officially awarded championship and runner-up trophies respectively.

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