About [us]

With our established history in the media publishing industry, we have created a new social media content creation company – 3Seconds.co.za. We are experts in creating content and design to engage audiences, build trusted communities and promote brands on all social media channels. Our in-house team has experience and skills in design, journalism, editing and social media management. We offer crafted campaigns to promote your social media pages, establish and grow your audience, get more traffic to your website, get leads and most importantly, we create content that is relevant.

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Great content on social media is
[key to engage] with existing customers, attract new customers and build your credibility  and authority. Our services are scalable to suit any size company.

The best way to [stand out] on social media is to identify particular goals, put together valuable posts that align with those goals and distribute content on the correct platforms. Then you can measure your results and fine-tune your strategy over time. We would love to work together with your team to reach these goals.

The time taken to read this sentence is about how long you have to grab a [customer’s attention].  3seconds.

Here are some important [benefits] for your business to use social media:

  • Brand building.
  • Get customer insights.
  • Great way to share your news and promote your great content.
  • Drives website traffic.
  • Keep your customers engaged with your brand.
  • Manage your reputation.
  • You can reach specific audiences in specific geographical areas.
  • Connect with new customers.
  • You can keep track of your engagements (Likes, Clicks, Shares)
  • Keep your customers informed and up to date.
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[Posting] Recommendations

  • Facebook: Once per day is optimal.
  • Twitter: Three to 30 times per day, but find what works for your brand.
  • Instagram: Once or twice per day, three at most.
  • YouTube: One video per week but be consistent.
  • LinkedIn: Once per business day and at least twice a week

 

South Africa’s [top] platforms

  1. Facebook – 27 000 000 users.
  2. YouTube – 24 000 000 users.
  3. Instagram – 10 000 000 users.
  4. Twitter – 9 300 000 users.
  5. TikTok – 9 000 000 users.
  6. LinkedIn – 8 400 000 users.
  7. SnapChat – 7 000 000 users.

Credit: 2021 Social Media Landscape report.

From our [Blog]

YouTube Festival Highlights New Offerings For Advertisers And Platform Trends

The recent virtual YouTube Festival highlighted new offerings for advertisers to connect with consumers as well as unique insights into the platform and the budding community of African creators and artists. Alex Okosi, Managing Director, YouTube EMEA Emerging Markets, mentioned that the pandemic forced people worldwide to tap into their creative, entrepreneurial and social skills. …

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Businesses Still Need To Comply With The POPI Act By 1 July

All South African businesses need to ensure that they are compliant with the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA), also known as the POPI Act, by 1 July 2021. According to Safee Siddiqi, a Senior Associate at Gunston Strandvik Inc, confusion arose when the Information Regulator published a notice amending the commencement date in respect …

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SA Brands Can Embrace Authenticity With Launch Of TikTok For Business

According to Scott Thwaites, Head of Emerging Markets at TikTok Global Business Solutions, brands who want to be successful today and, in the future, must without question act authentically and with purpose. Consumer behaviour is ever-changing, but several changes we have seen recently have and will alter the way brands do business and approach advertising. …

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Our [Team]

Charnia Yapp

Social media management and PR.

Dyelan Copeland

Sales Guru.

Meggan McCarthy

Writing and editing.

Tristan Beyers

Graphic Design.

Matthew Wood

Writing.

We [create content] for: