Tag: twitter

#CloseTheTap for World Water Day

  Starting today,  the water conservation NGO, FLOW (For the Love of Water) is urging 10 000 Twitter users to #CloseTheTap using only tweets. The website developed for the campaign live streams a running tap – a symbol for daily water wastage. The tap, connected to Twitter will close with water saving tweets carrying […]

Fridays@4: #FF

Fridays@4: #FF

Something a little different this Friday to help that last hour of the working week go by a little quicker. Anyone who has ever worked in an advertising agency, log on to twitter and enjoy some quality online amusement in the form of Dear AE and Mnr.Creative Director.

A message for Durex

A message for Durex

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.

Tweet to win a bike.

Tweet to win a bike.

At the Design Indaba conference in Feb, the revolutionary force behind the urban mobility movement in Denmark, Jens Martin Skibsted campaigned for more bike-friendly cities and cultures, and illustrated its desirability with a range of bikes by Biomega and KiBiSi. One of these beautiful bikes could be yours – Tweet […]

Nando’s responds to Julius vs Twitter

Nando’s responds to Julius vs Twitter

When the Julius Malema vs Twitter story broke out it was only a matter of time before we heard from Nando’s. This tactical ad was making the rounds on Twitter last week so most of you have probably seen it. For those of you who’ve been out of the loop, […]

Twitter lists: The South African Creative landscape

Twitter lists: The South African Creative landscape

Since Twitter brought out their Twitter Lists a short while back, we thought it apt to start using those lists and offering some sort of value to users. So… We’re bringing you the Between 10 and 5 Twitter List Collection. These lists serve as a growing catalogue of people in […]

Goodbye Citi Campaign

Goodbye Citi Campaign

There comes a time in every legend’s career when it must retire. For Volkswagen’s iconic hatchback, the Citi, this is that time. Having provided 25 years of loyal service and colourful motoring, the Citi is now retiring. But like most legends, it’s not going to leave without a proper farewell. […]

Harry Potter Tweet – Who dunnit?

Harry Potter Tweet – Who dunnit?

We’ve heard through the Grapevine that the Harry Potter Tweet campaign was produced a South African company. We’re not sure who it was though, any hints would be appreciated in the comments.

SA Bands on Twitter

SA Bands on Twitter

We’ve skipped the last two feeds of Follow Fridays on 10and5 (nice alliteration we’ve got going there hehe). This week we’re doing a feature on the top SA bands and producers you can follow on Twitter.  We’ve got to mention Anastacia for the fantastic legwork in putting this in, you […]

10and5 on Twitter – Find us here

As Twitter becomes more and more mainstream and seeing that we have already posted details about both South African Strategists and Creatives that you should follow, we believe it’s high time that we show ourselves on twitter. 10and5.com – 10and5.com The main account of 10and5.com, this is a feed aggregator […]