A pioneer’s path in the blogsphere

In the mid-2000s, Matthew Buckland took over the M&G’s website, and gave it a new lease on life. First, though, he had to fight an ownership battle

The unwavering persistence of entrepreneurs

We have all the resources we need to create entrepreneurs. Believe in your idea, but most importantly believe in yourself, writes Matthew Buckland.

App, app and away

<b>Matthew Buckland</b> spoke to <i>Wired</i> publisher Chris Anderson about how technology, social media and the internet are evolving.

Online ads: What’s working?

Online advertising as we know it is crude. But it is entering a new era of sophistication, writes Matthew Buckland.

Decline of the Homepage

Matthew Buckland says online publishers should start treating every web-based article as if it is a "mini-homepage".

Online ‘permanence’

Imagine a world where you could actively sell advertising on archived content. Well, it is here, says Matthew Buckland.

Magazines slow to embrace online

Magazines have not enjoyed the same high profile, runaway success of their newspaper counterparts in the online world, writes Matthew Buckland.

It’s about branding, stupid

Online advertising is not only about clicks, leads and acquisitions- branding is important too, writes Matthew Buckland.

Why can’t we all just get along?

The media world is undergoing profound change. We know the great catalyst for these changes has been the onward march of the digital age and the arrival of the internet.

Battle of the Business sites

Matthew Buckland says competition in the online financial news industry is heating up.

Blog off

Matthew Buckland on the online trend where every man and his blog are joining in on the writing game.

Online is no ‘threat’

Matthew Buckland tells us why media bosses should ditch their internet paranoia and start cashing in.

Press Releases

Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world