Marketing Products on Social Media

Historically, product orientated businesses have struggled in social media circles. A focus on product promotion and sales have meant that these social presences have, historically, been very bland and boring. I mean, let’s be honest and acknowledge that a product page on a social network isn’t a top destination for people to go when looking for inspirational content


Spotlight On… Zuzi Seoka

With The Loeries approaching in August, we were inspired by the combined creative forces of the brand communication industry returning to Durban to connect around the theme, “Creativity Unites”. With that in mind, we shone our own spotlight on the woman behind the camera at Zuno Photography, the talented Zuzi Seoka. Zuzi went from Creative Officer and Fixer at The Loeries, to starting her own photography company.


Spotlight On… Gareth Pon

Welcome to our #DigitLabSpotlight on Africa’s Top Instagrammer, the man behind the mobile and camera lens himself, Gareth Pon.


Spotlight On… Shawn Ogulu

This week we turned our #DigitLabSpotlight on a man who by day is a mild-mannered web developer, but out of the hours of 9am – 3pm (not a bad workday), will be found out in the wilderness of landscape photography.


Spotlight On… Nicola Ashe aka Ask Ashe

You may have seen creator of Ask Ashe, Nicola Ashe, around online – and if you haven’t yet, well then welcome and please enjoy your stay with this passionate and authentically driven lifestyle blogger.


Spotlight On… Tyrone Ping

You may have met this content creator in his travels all over South Africa…and if you haven’t seen met him in his real life adventures, you’ve probably joined him on some digital ones through his Instagram account (@robotfaced).


We put a Monocle on the Durban July

The team at DigitLab has been developing its own data monitoring and reporting tool called Monocle,and we decided that the Vodacom Durban July was the perfect opportunity to let it join the race.


Spotlight On…Andy Carrie

If you’re from Durban, and on Instagram or in the digital space, you’ve probably heard of Andy. This 26 year old Content Marketer and Content Creator took to Instagram like a duck to water – and more than 800 posts later, has developed his own brand of visual story-telling.


This Week in Digital: 26 June 2015

Welcome back to your weekly roundup of our highlights in the digital world, coming to you just in time for you to hold your own in any tech-related conversation this weekend (for other topics though, you’re on your own a little there – good luck!).