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HN9 peaks again on Facebook

Uber, Uber!! Hectic Nine 9 have broken another record South African social media record, peaking this week at 120 000 Facebook fans. Ranked the 3rd biggest South African media site on Facebook, behind Huisgenoot & 5fm, Hectic Nine 9 has changed the landscape for youth interactive television and the size of their fan base on social media sites such as Facebook & Twitter is testament to this. Visit the page…

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Branding an Artist

Logo Design Arabella Caccia

Its not often that a company is honored with the task of devising a brand identity for a highly respected South African Artist. So when we were approached to create a “signature” for painter and sculptor, Arabella Caccia, we got pretty excited. Our brief was to create a brand identity that would be representative of her work – modern, soft and beautiful. It seemed only natural to include a brush…

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Social Sharing Trends – AddThis

Social bookmarking and sharing service AddThis recently released this great infographic on media sharing trends. There are some pretty cool facts worth being aware of like; the peak hour for shareable content is 9:30am, Wednesday is said to be the most sharable day, most users will click shared content within the first 2 minutes, if each page view generated a second of attention we would see 90 years of attention daily,…

HN9 gets trending on Twitter

With the build up to the 1000th episode of SA’s Flagship youth magazine show, Hectic Nine 9, we launched a campaign to get Hectic Nine 9 trending on Twitter. Fans were encouraged to post to Twitter and Facebook their favorite Hectic Nine 9 show memory together with the hashtag #hectic 1000. Within 20 minutes of the launch of the viral campaign we were already trending in Cape Town. + www.twitter.com/hecticnine9…

Adstream take over the Callsheet

For the launch of  international media delivery system, Adstream into South Africa, we were engaged by the locally marketing Agency The Brand Boutique to come up with a strategy and design for a website take over campaign. The campaign ran on The Callsheet Newspaper’s website in tandem with the build up to the South African Advertising awards, The Loeries.

A digitally connected Designer

We were recently engaged by Elbeth Gillis Couture to consult on how best to improve her digital marketing efforts. As a prominent couture and wedding dress designer Elbeth has no shortage of public awareness and regularly features on the fashion pages of glossy magazines, not to mention the countless celeb’s that she dresses for high profile events. Our mission was to maximize these efforts in the highly traded fashion and…

Hectic Nine 9 breaks records with website

They say if you build it they will come, well they sure are coming in force. Our latest project Hectic Nine 9 is breaking records daily. With an unprecedented number of website registrations in the first month of launch, together with a incrediable increase of 20,000 new Facebook fans in under one month, its evident that Hectic Nine 9 viewer fan base are enjoying and embracing Hectic Nine 9’s enhanced…