Mastering social media – 12 tips to stand out amongst the crowd

2016-07-13 16:44

When it comes to social media, Brendan Jack suggests having fun and creating a strategy that works for you - there is no definitive, correct way.

8 arrested for Instagram modelling in Iran

2016-05-16 12:47

Iran has arrested eight people for working in "un-Islamic" online modelling networks, particularly on Instagram, the head of Tehran's cybercrimes court said on state television.

Asian wildlife traders harness social media

2016-03-03 21:26

Social media sites such as Facebook and Instagram are increasingly being used in Asia as platforms for the illegal trade in a range of threatened species.

Social media use in South Africa is exploding with winners and losers in the space, according to a new study.

Social media use in South Africa is exploding with winners and losers in the space, according to a new study.

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Kim Kardashian West celebrates being the most followed Instagrammer with some more selfies!

2015-09-04 17:00

Kim Kardashian West celebrated 45 million Instagram followers by sharing a sexy selfie on the photo-sharing site.

Ryan Reynolds not only joined Instagram but Facebook as well!

2015-05-13 11:03

Ryan Reynolds has joined Facebook and Instagram, just six months after he launched his own Twitter account.

Does Cassper have a new lady?

2015-04-01 14:07

Cassper caused quite a stir on Instagram by posting a snap with a smoking hot lady.

How Twitter saved us during the social media meltdown!

2015-01-27 10:43

While Facebook and Instagram were down, Twitter was thankfully there to save the day!

Instagram is now bigger than Twitter

2014-12-11 06:58

Instagram, the photo-sharing social network owned by Facebook, announced on Wednesday it has more than 300 million users.

SA Instagram users increased over 100% year-on-year

We speak to Mike Wronski, MD of Fuseware, whose organisation - together with World Wide Worx - researched and compiled the SA Social Media Landscape 2015 study. He describes the massive uptake of South Africans on Instagram. Watch.

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Ethiopia blocks social media ahead of exams

2016-07-10 21:13

Ethiopia has blocked social media sites for the next few days, after questions from end-of-year exams were posted online last month, sparking a national scandal and leading to their annulment.

LOOK! Selena Gomez is now the most followed celeb on Instagram

2016-03-15 21:00

Selena Gomez beat Taylor Swift as the most followed celeb on Instagram.

Meet Hijarbie, the Muslim doll

2016-02-14 21:02

An Instagram account featuring a doll wearing the Islamic veil in a number of fashionable ways has attracted tens of thousands of followers.

Instagram steps up advertising effort

2015-09-09 08:28

The popular social network plans to expand its offerings to advertisers, opening up possibilities for global marketing efforts on the Facebook-owned photo-sharing network.

Betty White is officially on Instagram! See her first pic here!

2015-06-05 14:42

Betty White joined Instagram and we can't wait to see what our favourite TV granny will post!

Virginia robber posts heist videos online

2015-05-07 22:08

A suspected Virginia bank robber has posted online videos of the heist and a photo of his note asking for $150 000.

Iggy Azalea has now also quit Instagram

2015-03-09 17:00

Iggy Azalea has quit Instagram less than a month after quitting Twitter because she decided it was time to take "a break".

WhatsApp now has 700 million users

2015-01-07 14:15

Popular instant messaging service WhatsApp has grown to half the size of social media giant Facebook.

Selfies driving up demand for plastic surgery

2014-12-01 16:00

Selfies have risen in popularity along with smartphones and social media sites, resulting in a growing number of people turning to plastic surgeons.

Leonardo DiCaprio joins Instagram! Check out his first posts here!

2014-09-25 11:28

Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio has joined Instagram and kick-started his account with two pictures from the United Nations General Assembly on climate in New York City.

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