About


Smoke is infamously known as a signal that sends a warning but often it’s
regarded as one of the oldest forms of
communication used to send out a message or gather people to a common area to
communicate. With our diverse team, we’re set on helping brands reach their consumer
audience in a quality and efficiency driven manner by using digital platforms relevant to the brand’s objectives
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What We Do


Over the years we have taken time to experiment and have
now established our own unique ways of creating content that
isn’t just engaging but also relevant and appealing to our client’s customer audience. Different brands have different needs when comes to their communications on digital platforms.


Social Media
Web Design & Development
SEO
Mobile Application Development

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Clients


Our team spends quite a bit of time on breaking down every brief that comes in
in order to create something they can be proud of and more importantly knock the socks off our clients. We’ve developed a number of campaigns that have been engaging and have also
brought awareness as well as sales for our clients.

  • abbots

  • cappelo

  • doe

  • hardrock

  • bogart

  • sss

  • themob
  • tnl

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Blog


Top Industry Brands in SA on Instagram 2015 – 2016


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2010 Instagram was born, 100 million users hit the sign-up button.
2014, the visual machine clocks 300 million users.
September of 2015 news hits our feeds… “Instagram has now hit 400 million users!”
Safe to say that the so-called fad is here to stay?

Who Owns My Photos


It has become clear as day that Social Media has now become an integral part of day-to-day communication in today’s society, for both brands and individuals. The ability to instantly share information to a wide network has made things much simpler, and on the other hand, a little more complicated too.

“Chop Chop”, said Joe.


Uber, Simfy, Thrifty, Amazon, Airbnb – When thinking about these companies, one of the words that describes them I would say, is convenience. The simplicity of on-demand mobile services has disrupted a number of industries, and in fact, left many other companies stranded and at a loss. I took a keen interest in this phenomenon when I came across an article on Inc Magazine titled “There’s an Uber for that.” From retail to accommodation, transport to music, these industries have faced a rude awakening to the truth that people, now more than ever, live on having quick access to whatever service or product they need at any particular time and wish to have at the click of a button.

Top 10 South African Radio Stations on Social Media


What does radio have to do with Social Media? If that’s the question on your mind then this infographic and analysis is for you. In this post I will take you through the landscape of South African Radio Stations on Social Media, who is out performing who, listeners Vs likes, do the radio hosts have any influence on how their stations perform on Facebook and Twitter? All these questions will be answered if you continue reading.

Top 10 Most Followed South African Celebrities


What is a celebrity? Who qualifies to be called a “celebrity”? Well according to us a celebrity is a person or group of people that are celebrated for their successful careers in media, sports, entertainment or politics. This is all with the exception of those who live extravagant lives, get attention from controversial actions or are just simply connected to a famous person.

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abbots_large We built the pages from the ground and built the community through intelligent content curation and focused community management.
cappelloclient The overall focus was to reposition the brand using social media as a primary communication platform and also to support franchisees with digital strategy and community management.
doeclient A fashion retail store housing European quality fashion at affordable prices for men and women launched in SA and we were tasked to increase brand visibility and increase foot count using through creative campaigns on social media
hardrockclient Our focus was increasing foot count in the store to improve sales through creative campaigns. Direction of the campaigns was received from HRC head office and executed locally.
bogartclient We managed all social media accounts of the brand to create engagement and grow the already existing and loyal online community of the brand.
clientsss We developed a the strategy to launch Africa's leading premium sock brand and we consulted on a regular basis to help the brand manage its our social media pages effectively.
themobclient The Mob asked us to help them with live event content curation for the Standard bank Joy of Jazz, objective was to keep those who couldn’t make it to the Jazz Festival entertained and engaged in real time on instagram
tnlclient The objective was to establish the company as a thought leader in organisational development and dehumanisation in the workplace, we developed and implemented a communication strategy for social media that achieved the objectives.
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