• Central Media Group full Level 4 Lockdown regulations and return to work policy

    Central Media Group of companies, to include OFM, Mahareng Publishing, Redstar Agency and Digital Platforms, have adopted and executed as per Government Gazette of 29 April, Annexure E, workplace plans, regulation 16(6)b. General measures to contain the spread of COVID -19 with the re-entry of staff to Central Media Park. 1. All staff at CMG […]

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  • COVID-19 WEBSITE BANNER

    On 26 March 2020 in the Government Gazette (Vol. 657) it was first stated that all websites with a .ZA top-level domain would be required to have (at the least) a visible link to www.sacoronavirus.co.za. You can naturally add some form of a banner or link to the website yourself, but seeing as not everybody necessarily […]

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  • Vacancy – OFM.co.za Coordinator

    The following position has come up within our Digital Platforms Division based at our Bloemfontein office:  JOB TITLE: OFM.co.za Coordinator EDUCATION:  Three year tertiary qualification in IT or other relevant tertiary qualification EXPERIENCE:  At least 3 years’ experience working in the media, publishing or design industries.   JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: The OFM webmaster will report to Digital Platforms […]

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  • CUT forges collaboration with a key media partner

    CUT has formalised the development of partnerships with the two strategic partners in the Province.  Yesterday, CUT signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Black Management Forum; later with the Central Media Group (CMG)  as part of its commitment to building partnerships with various institutions to enable the University to initiate social and technological innovations […]

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  • Secure your site for Google or prepare to lose leads

    Google announced that on 17 October 2017 all non-HTTPS websites should prepare to see a significant drop in rankings, user engagement, website enquiries and revenue. Chrome (version 62) will show a ‘NOT SECURE’ warning when users enter text in a form on an HTTP page, and for all HTTP pages in Incognito mode. The new […]

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  • Why every travel agency needs a custom website design?

    Every travel agency owner or a self-employed travel agent comes to the point when there is a need to create a travel website design for his internet resource. The question is, whether it should be a custom-made one, created by the professional agency or a free website made with the standard templates. We have the decisive answer […]

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  • What is a CDN and why your website would use one?

    So what exactly is a CDN? (Updated: 2017-09-05. Cleared up “Considering a CDN?”), added Fastly CDN is short for Content Delivery Network or Content Distribution Network, which is a network of servers that deliver cached static content from websites to users based on the geographic location of the user. Makes total sense doesn’t it? No? […]

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  • Google publicly launches Hire, a job applicant management tool

    Following its job hunting initiative announced back at Google I/O, the company today released a new tool to help small to mid-sized businesses recruit talent. Aptly called Hire, the service builds on G Suite and lets employers track candidates’ contact information, resume, calendar invites, and allow business partners to share feedback within the candidate’s profile. […]

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