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7 Tips on How to Establish an Engaging Email List

December 14, 2017

Is your business struggling to build an engaged email list? If so, take a look at these seven tips on how to build an engaging email list the correct way. Opt-in marketing Opt-in also known …

Attention to detail: It’s the little things that count

November 20, 2017

Organised? That ghastly word which describes what everyone expects us all to be. Organised? Who has the time to be organised in this rat race we call life? At Brand Candy, I am the Office …

Using Pinterest to drive traffic to your website

October 25, 2017

The World Wide Web is just that – World and Wide. This means that you have to make your business stand out from the crowd, for people to notice you. We’ve all used social media …

What is branding and why is it important for your business?

October 10, 2017

While you might be inclined to believe that branding begins and ends with a striking logo, there is, in fact, far more than meets the eye to building a brand and making it effective. Branding, …

Branded content on Instagram

September 28, 2017

Branded Content is a great new feature on Instagram that was introduced to create a clearer way for Instagram users to see posts by influencers or publishers. These posts by influencers or publishers are a …

Brand Candy presents at WordCamp Cape Town 2017

September 27, 2017

  Brand Candy is thrilled to announce that we will be presenting at our fourth annual WordCamp in Cape Town on the 26th & 27th of October 2017. Janet Hancock, one of Brand Candy’s directors …

Embedding a YouTube video in your post or page

Are you wanting to embed a YouTube video into your latest page or post to help liven it up a little more? Using WordPress as your preferred CMS makes it quick and simple to embed …

Join the Brand Candy team as a Web Developer!

September 20, 2017

Join our team Brand Candy is a fun, dynamic agency specialising in online marketing, graphic design and website development. We are based in Hillcrest, Durban with a national and international client base. The ideal candidate …

Social media: the future of marketing

September 18, 2017

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat, Tumblr and more. Social media is constantly growing, improving and changing. This form of marketing as well as digital marketing are quickly taking over traditional marketing practices and the results …

Learn How to Make a GIF: Master this Animated Art.

August 1, 2017

The GIF. We’ve all seen them! They’re all over blogs and social media and people love them. As you hear the word, you’re probably thinking about your favourite memes or animations. But there is so …

Millennials: How to market to the digital natives and grow your brand

August 16, 2017

What are “millennials” and why do you need to take them into account when you are planning the branding and marketing of your business? Millennial is really just the term used to describe modern day …

Our 67 Minutes at The Indigo Skate Camp

July 20, 2017

At Brand Candy, we believe that the key to being go-getters starts with being go-givers. We were super amped to spend our Mandela Day going to the Indigo Skate Camp in The Valley of 1000 …

Google Keyword Planner – Conquering the World of Keywords.

July 17, 2017

Keyword research is an essential task in the SEO space. It involves identifying popular words and phrases people enter into search engines. This is done in an attempt to figure out what to rank for. …

CSS animation: The Bounce Effect!

June 21, 2017

Having a website is a necessity if you’re a business owner in the twenty-first century. Having a GREAT website will do even more wonders for your business! It is always nice to add a simple …

MailChimp Newsletters: The Bells and Whistles

June 12, 2017

Setting up MailChimp newsletters is as easy as 1,2,3 right? Right! But did you know there’s a whole lot more you can do with MailChimp than just selecting a template, inserting your content and images, …


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