Whoever handles the twitter account for Durex SA caused a PR nightmare for the brand yesterday after they tweeted a hugely inappropriate, sexist joke. This is a message to them from Dan Nash of Bangers and Nash and Mike Sharman of RetroViral, two people who do know a thing or ten about Online Reputation Management.
Just in case you didn’t love Nando’s enough already.
This social media campaign for Ford by Ogilvy Joburg takes the form of a competition on twitter called Ford’s #FocusMyFunds.
To get involved with Movember, Richelieu will be giving R5000 to cancer research and a Richelieu hamper to one of you! The competition, that you’ll find on a custom tab on their facebook page, allows fans to ‘get their tache on’ instantly and enter their pics to win.
Bletchley Park recently ran a Clues for Shoes competition for their client Hi-Tec to increase their twitter following and to create some hype around the brand on the social network.
Briefed with changing the perception of Hippo – of www.hippo.co.za – and making him more human and accessible, Native came up with a two part campaign.
The full print, billboard, TV, online, ambient campaign for Virgin Active’s Retro Aerobics classes with a special appearance by Jane Fonda.
[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/27288175[/vimeo] iLogic recently created a Facebook application to create some hype around the Vodacom Durban July. Read more about it here: iLogic knows that fun and talkability are the operating words on Facebook. They took this into account when they were approached to develop a Facebook App promoting the Vodacom […]
We did a post about MK is a while ago and asked if you had any questions for the creative team behind the campaign. Here’s a recap:
Street Cred 2011 is an annual street culture showcase event and festival in SA. In the month leading up to the festival weekend, Street cred is running blogger wars – CT vs JHB vs PE vs Durbs to find out who is “Mzansi’s Most Popular”.
An interesting campaign by Ogilvy Joburg’s content division, 1984 for M-net music channel MK. The unbranded campaign follows the lives of three characters online through facebook, twitter and a blog that’s updated daily with anecdotes, pics and video footage that take a gritty and honest look at South African youth and popular culture.
Vegetarians look away now! National Braai Day takes place on Heritage Day in South Africa, the 24th of September. In a build up to the day, the National Braai Day organisers are giving away a whole lamb a day to facebook fans! For 60 days! Winners can decide whether they’d like their lamb whole – ready for the spit-braai – or in specific cuts and chops. Promise we’re not making this up.
While Feiyue are running their window display campaign, SHAPES, they are also having a competition where you could win yourself a Feiyue hamper!
Digital agency Social Code recently ran a facebook campaign for Southern Comfort which produced some great results much sooner than they expected.
ORMS Prophoto has launched a brand new online meeting place for photographers – from enthusiasts to professionals – and it’s live as of this morning. Like the ORMS Prophoto Warehouse in Roeland Street is a hub for the photographic community in Cape Town and surrounds, ORMS Connect is designed […]