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FAQ: Byte-sized digital skills for your life and career

by: Zodwa Kumalo-Valentine - 23 July 2015

FAQ: Byte-sized digital skills for your life and career

Digify Bytes is an intensive two-day training experience delivered by young people for young people, aimed at giving thousands of learners and job-seekers a short, sharp shot of digital skills. Delivered by passionate young digital professionals in the early stages of their own careers, Digify Bytes will open up a whole new world of jobs...

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Bring Digify Bytes to your School or Institution

by: Polly Sekwala - 7 July 2015

Bring Digify Bytes to your School or Institution

Digify Bytes is an intensive training experience aimed at giving thousands of young learners and job seekers a short, sharp shot of digital skills. Delivered by passionate, young digital professionals, Digify Bytes will open up a whole new world where digital skills will give you a competitive advantage. We offer FREE Digital 101 and Strategy...

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Creating opportunities with #DigitalHustle

by: Morwesi Ndlovu - 1 July 2015

Creating opportunities with #DigitalHustle

I’m quite a fanatic when it comes to anything that has to do with the digital space because I would like to explore it more than I am right now. Yes, I have my own website and I’m one of the fantastic contributors at the most-read online youth publications in the country (flicks hair). However, #DigitalHustle...

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Livity launches the future of digital marketing

by: Tshegofatso Mphahlele - 29 June 2015

Livity launches the future of digital marketing

Livity Africa recently launched an exciting new programme called Digify Bytes, a two day workshop aimed at introducing young people to the world of digital marketing. The programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to get acquainted with the essentials of the digital industry while still providing them with valuable hands-on experience. The Digify...

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What is a digital activist in 2015?

by: Digify ZA - 22 April 2015

What is a digital activist in 2015?

By Siphokazi Ndondo I have heard all sorts of variants of the word “Activist” being slung around lately, from hacktivism to slactivism so I sought to find out what activism has come to in the digital age and what an activist even does. I had the opportunity to speak to Delwyn Pillay, an Environmental Activist...

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Bloggers in Johannesburg – Gilded Hanger

by: Digify ZA - 19 March 2015

Bloggers in Johannesburg – Gilded Hanger

By Siphokazi Ndondo What does it take to be one of South Africa’s top fashion bloggers? We caught up with the Gilded Hanger to find out. She was voted runner-up in the fashion category of the SA Blogger Awards. We got to chatting with her at 44 Stanley – one of the hottest spots for...

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5 ways to make money online with design skills

by: Lindelani Legabe - 23 February 2015

5 ways to make money online with design skills

  It is said that the average millionaire has seven different income sources. While the following advice might not put that many zeros at the end of your bank balance, it will sure provide some handy extra income to boost your cash flow. Here’s 5 ways to make money online with your graphic design skills....

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Mz Lee on Black Twitter and the politics of social media in 2014

by: Thapelo Mosiuoa - 19 December 2014

Mz Lee on Black Twitter and the politics of social media in 2014

VIP caught up with Blogger, Graphic Designer, Social Media Content Manager and Tweleb Lerato Mannya a.k.a Mz Lee to talk about the year that 2014 has been from highlights to low-lights and the biggest events that have transpired on social media.   What has 2014 been like? What were the biggest highlights for you? It’s been...

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#EVERYTHING: A beginner’s guide to instagramography

by: Digify ZA - 11 December 2014

#EVERYTHING: A beginner’s guide to instagramography

Written by: Gugu Kheswa In the age of #everything- selfies and booty shots, Instagram has fast become the drug of choice for smart phone owners everywhere. Apparently, it’s dangerously addictive. As an (un)fashionably objective outsider looking in, Instagram seems to be the greatest invention since Whatsapp: a gift from the Cyber Gods to make crush...

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Top YouTube tips from @danthedirector

by: Digify ZA - 10 December 2014

Top YouTube tips from @danthedirector

Written by: Keelan Joshua Online video has moved from niche to the mainstream and has become  part of our regular media consumption. In fact, YouTube is now the second largest search engine on the internet – after Google. Given its enormous reach and penetration into our daily lives, it is a great idea to think...

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