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Digitlab becomes South Africa's first platinum Sprout Social partnerDigitlab, a leader in digital, is proud to announce a new partnership with the social media software company Sprout Social. 13 Jul 2021 Read more

TEDx initiative powered by new partnership with DigitlabA TEDx initiative, Countdown, has gained worldwide support in raising awareness and conversation levels around the topic of climate change. They hope to inspire the global TEDxCommunity towards climate action by producing over 600 TEDx Countdown events. All events are virtual in order to host these conversations in a safe way amongst the pandemic that is still ravaging many countries. 19 Nov 2020 Read more

Humancentric: Technology fails unless it means something to someone"In a world of 4IR fatigue, Mike brings a new perspective that we should be paying attention to." - Rich Mullholland 18 Mar 2020 Read more

A brand refresh that takes Digitlab back to its rootsDigitlab is going back to its root with a refreshed brand image and innovative positioning that truly encapsulates the essence of people and technology. 9 Mar 2020 Read more

EasyBiz Technologies partners with DigitLabWe are proud to announce that EasyBiz Technologies has partnered with digital agency DigitLab. 18 Jun 2019 Read more

DigitLab Academy partners with Damelin Online to further digital education in AfricaMike Saunders, DigitLab Academy founder, has a passion for education, particularly teaching people how to make the most of technology to improve their life and business. To this end, through the The DigitLab Academy, Mike has partnered with Damelin Online to bring this material to people in an online training environment. 20 Mar 2019 Read more

RenownedRenowned is for anyone who wants to unlock the power in their network by leveraging the online world. If you have a sale to make, a business to build, a promotion to get, a message to share or a movement to start, this book will help you amplify and accelerate the work you do. 15 Mar 2019 Read more

Accelerate to digital victory this year with Digitlab AcademyWelcome to 2019! There's no better time than the fresh start of the new year to reevaluate the direction of your business and begin exploring new avenues of growth and expansion. Are you wanting to create a personal brand that will shine online? Reach a wider audience with a product or service? Look no further to gather the digital skills you need to thrive in a digital world. 23 Jan 2019 Read more

Increase your influence with DigitLab's Online Personal Branding white paperDigitLab have released another white paper that's packed with the understanding and insight that's gained from years of expert industry experience. 12 Nov 2018 Read more

JHB Digital Swarm brings insights and warnings for digital agencies to heedDigitLab hosted the first Digital Swarm event in Johannesburg recently, which brought together forward thinking digital marketers for an evening of insight, warnings and wisdom. 30 Jul 2018 Read more

DigitLab recognised in KZN as a Top 100 BusinessOn the evening of 22 June, KZN's premier businesses gathered to support and promote the province's top companies and entrepreneurs. The Standard Bank KwaZulu-Natal Top Business Awards have firmly established themselves as a highlight in the KwaZulu-Natal business calendar. 22 Jun 2018 Read more

What The Freelance - give your business a competitive edgeDid you know that experts are predicting that this year the self-employed workforce will outgrow the public-sector workforce? 7 Jun 2018 Read more

WTF? You can study this at Vega?Business consultant, serial entrepreneur and published author, Brent Spilkin (@Spillly), in partnership with Digitlab Academy, has turned his book, What the Freelance, into a 12-week course at Vega School, a brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), launching in March this year. 16 Feb 2018 Read more

DigitLab Academy launches Online Personal Branding workshopWe are excited to announce that we have launched a new course to help people establish and manage their personal brand online. The course "Online Personal Branding" is perfect for sales people, advisors, brokers, business executives, entrepreneurs, consultants, CEOs, aspiring online celebrities and creatives. 9 Jan 2018 Read more

DigitLab, representing digital innovation at the LoeriesWe are proud to announce that our work with SA CAN in creating the TrackBox Emergency Response App has earned us a finalist spot in the Loeries' Digital and Interactive Communication category. 17 Aug 2017 Read more

DigitLab awarded distribution rights for LinkbundleDigitLab, the digital marketing agency, has been appointed by OpusNuro (Pty) Ltd as a distributor for LinkBundle Ltd within the South Africa region. 16 Aug 2017 Read more

DigitLab builds award-winning property appGrowthpoint again shone brightly in this year's SAPOA's Innovative Excellence Awards. Its newly developed Growthpoint App scooped a commendation for its innovation in the property sector. 26 Jul 2017 Read more

Digital Swarm, another successful digital marketing event in DurbanHosted at the beautiful Vega Durban campus, 2017's second Digital Swarm was a success. Yet again, all the Digital Swarm tickets sold out in less than 24 hours. 4 Jul 2017 Read more

Upskill with a SETA-accredited digital brand analysis workshopDigitLab Academy will be launching a one-day SETA-accredited digital brand analysis workshop this July. 21 Jun 2017 Read more

A swarm of digital natives heads to JoburgHave you heard of Digital Swarm? Odds are if you're in the advertising industry and you're in Durban, then you have. If you live in Joburg, then you're next in line to be invited to Swarm! Yes, we're going national! 20 Jun 2017 Read more

Can we control fake news and its effect on business?In today's interconnected and digitally savvy society, social media has become a main news source. According to Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 51% of people with online access use social media as their primary news source - a frightening thought, considering the amount of fake news and misinformation distributed on social media on a daily basis. 15 May 2017 Read more

DigitLab hosts yet another successful Digital SwarmDigitLab's first Digital Swarm of the year was a massive success. With all 120 tickets selling out in three days, creatives and brand managers from around Durban gathered at The Hardy Boys' offices to share their ideas and gain knowledge. 22 Mar 2017 Read more

DigitLab Academy updateThe DigitLab Academy was launched last year in 2016 and we've been very busy adding value to the digital marketing industry. We wanted to take some time to update you on what we have been up to. Our focus has been in three main areas covered in this video breakdown and the article below: 16 Mar 2017 Read more

DigitLab in the finals of the IAB Bookmark AwardsWe are proud to announce that our work on The Grainfather e-commerce site has earned us a spot in the finals at the 2017 IAB Bookmark Awards. 23 Feb 2017 Read more

DigitLab Academy, powered by VegaOver the last five years DigitLab has been training marketers and executives in digital skill sets and strategic interventions. This training has taken place worldwide and has been highly successful in upskilling marketers with digital knowledge. Many of these engagments have seen marketers develop fully fledged digital marketing strategies that have changed the way they connect with customers. 14 Jan 2016 Read more

Helping your business find its way in a digital worldDigital Marketing is one of the fastest growing marketing disciplines to keep up with - ever-changing and uniquely combined with technical expertise and marketing prowess. Marketers need a way to get a handle on new digital technologies quickly and easily. This is where DigitLab has developed a series of workshops to help marketers get on top of the digital marketing world, facilitated by industry experts in a concise, practical session. 22 Sep 2015 Read more

We put a Monocle on the Durban JulyThe 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. 10 Jul 2015 Read more

Nedbank sticks with DigitLab as its digital brand research agencyIn 2014 Nedbank entrusted DigitLab with its digital brand analysis and research. After a busy and successful year, complete with an IAB Bookmarks Nomination, DigitLab are pleased to announce that Nedbank has renewed their contract for 2015. 16 Apr 2015 Read more

New research company to offer clients competitive online insightsTapping into and conquering online marketing is something that interests every clear-headed marketer. But not every company - very few in fact - have the in-house expertise to tap into the metrics to help them accomplish this goal. Hence, Monocle... 3 Mar 2015 Read more

KPMG Global Africa Practice launches app to streamline business in AfricaThe KPMG Global Africa Practice has launched their new Africa Business App - a first for the industry. The dynamic new platform will provide businesses and investors with seamless access to the very latest Africa information about doing business across the continent. 2 Mar 2015 Read more

Mike SaundersDigital marketing is a fast-evolving industry, and companies wishing to stay relevant and competitive need to stay abreast of developments. Even better, they should anticipate rather than react to them. 18 Dec 2014 Read more

DigitLab #SpeakSocial course is coming to JHBDigitLab will be running a #SpeakSocial social media marketing course for half a day on Tuesday, 11 November 2014. 28 Oct 2014 Read more

DigitLab and IHS win at New Generation AwardsWe are very proud to announce that The International Hotel School website won a Bronze award for the Best Corporate Website. Over the past few years, IHS and DigitLab have worked together to create a finely tuned digital marketing strategy that has the agility to move with an ever-changing and demanding Millennial Generation. 24 Oct 2014 Read more

Game appoints DigitLab as lead digital agencyWe are proud to announce that Game has partnered with DigitLab as their lead digital agency. "We are very excited to work with Game and are looking forward to adding real value to their bottom line through social and digital media experiences." said Mike Saunders, DigitLab CEO. 13 Oct 2014 Read more

The Millennial PersonaThe Millennial generation is set to be the largest generation to have ever existed, and it has been said that by 2017 Millennials will be spending more than $200bn in total per year. "Today we need to acknowledge that the Millennials are growing up and are active in the workplace, and as they quickly move up the proverbial ladder it is becoming increasingly important to acknowledge that they are no longer a generation to be ignored," says DigitLab CEO, Mike Saunders. 11 Aug 2014 Read more

SMART Customer Experience"In a world of SMART devices and SMART customers, we need to find a way to create SMART Customer Experiences." ~ Mike Saunders, CEO of DigitLab 29 May 2014 Read more

GFK - Fundi AppDigitLab is proud to announce the launch of Fundi, a mobile app empowering the entrepreneur in South Africa. 27 May 2014 Read more

The Future State of RetailThere is a unique relationship between the retail industry and the digital world. Retail has more potential than almost any other industry to create serendipitous experiences for consumers; mainly because retailers tend to control the entire supply chain, from manufacture to customer purchase. In years gone by, retailers worked with a relatively linear purchase funnel, perfecting the art of nudging consumers through the purchasing process over the years 20 May 2014 Read more

KPMG Africa"The KPMG Global Africa Practice engaged DigitLab to provide a full, turnkey solution for the development and implementation of our digital strategy, on the back of the recommendation from our Global Middle Markets Group, who were already engaging DigitLab.  29 Apr 2014 Read more

DigitLab opens Johannesburg branch"With a growing list of clients around the world, DigitLab have made the move to open a Johannesburg branch. "The opening of our new branch has been in the pipeline for a while now, we have just been waiting for the right strategy, the right team, and the right time. That time is now. 20 Apr 2014 Read more