• Frequently Asked Questions about Digital Marketing

    Frequently Asked Questions about digital content marketing What's the cost of a basic website? The cost of a website depends on its aesthetic and functional requirements. Most clients require a basic layout with logo, banner, photos and text, while others may want a more unique and distinguished look and feel, ... Read / View all
  • Opt Out from Online Brand Ambassadors marketing

    Mailing List You may be subscribed to our mailing list and receive marketing emails from Online Brand Ambassadors if you're a client, if you have shown an interest in us, or if you have consented to receiving marketing communication from us. Removing yourself from our mailing list is easy: click ... Read / View all
  • Unveiling the Power of AI in Digital Marketing: Revolutionising Strategies

    In the ever-evolving landscape of digital marketing, staying ahead of the curve is imperative for businesses to thrive. With the advent of Artificial Intelligence (AI), marketers now have a powerful ally to enhance their strategies, streamline processes, and deliver personalised experiences to consumers. From optimising ad campaigns to analysing vast ... Read / View all
  • SEO or Pay-per-Click?

    While all digital advertising campaigns share a common objective, how they go about attaining this objective can be roughly distinguished in "organic" and "pay-per-click" strategies. Organic strategies play the long game. They include SEO (search engine optimisation), SMN (social media networking), and EM (email marketing). In essence, these strategies try ... Read / View all
  • The Difference between Data Privacy and Data Protection

    The terms data privacy and data protection are often used interchangeably. But while they share overlapping concepts, they are not identical. It is important to distinguish data privacy and data protection, because not all data that deserves protection is private, and not all private data deserves protection. Before we look ... Read / View all
  • What makes digital advertising special

    Advertisers craft and distribute messages with a specific purpose: to grab the attention of particular audiences in order to create awareness, or to persuade them to act in a particular way, or to accept a particular belief – like buying a product or service, or embracing a brand.   The ... Read / View all
  • Why you should respect people’s right to data privacy

    You may be thinking: "To hell with data privacy, what about my profits?" or "I have nothing to hide". Why shouldn't we exchange private data for services and products we desire? And why should companies care about my data? Surely, there is money to be made from people's private information. ... Read / View all
  • Client Terms and Conditions

    Company Jeroen Arthur Seynhaeve trades as a sole proprietorship under the name of Online Brand Ambassadors™ (CIPC 2023/24544). We are registered for tax in South Africa, but not registered for VAT. Services & Qualifications We specialise in the development and management of digital marketing strategies, including websites, digital advertising and ... Read / View all
  • Shop Terms of Use

    In a nutshell The "Website" OnlineBrandAmbassadors.com is owned and managed by Jeroen Seynhaeve T/A Online Brand Ambassadors, based and registered in Cape Town in South Africa, and governed by South African statutory law, including the Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008 ("CPA"). We sell globally. We are not registered for ... Read / View all
  • Website Terms of Use

    Contact information displayed on our website is personal information in terms of the Protection of Personal Information Act, and may not be incorporated into any filing system for any purpose. Our agreement with you These Terms of Use set out your Agreement with us, to which you consent when accessing ... Read / View all
  • Privacy Statement

    In a nutshell – When you contact us, or order products or services from us, you may be sharing personal information about you and your company. When you do business with us, we need to collect and store this information for the day-to-day running of our business. Some of this ... Read / View all
  • POPIA / PAIA Manual

      Download PAIA / POPIA manual   PAIA : Access to Information In terms of your constitutional right of access to information and the Promotion of Access to Information Act (2 of 2000), you may request access to any information held by Online Brand Ambassadors, only if:- You comply with ... Read / View all
  • Cookie Use Policy

    We only use cookies to record your interaction with our website, and to restrict some of its content. We never use this information to build an identifiable profile about you, or to link this information with other identifiable information. Cookies are small text files that websites place on your device ... Read / View all
  • Where to start with online marketing

    What can online marketing do for your business?   Establish credibility and trust with a professional website that is easy to access on any device Sell your services and products via your website Advertise to potential customers when they are searching for services and products similar to yours Connect with ... Read / View all
  • Email security

    Just like the security of any digital data, managing the security of your email is not a simple matter of flipping a switch or installing an app. Rather, it is a combination of measures on both sides of the data traffic – sender and recipient. While you may have no ... Read / View all
  • Introduction to “The Ethics of Data Privacy”

    All societies have to balance privacy claims with other moral concerns. However, while some concern for privacy appears to be a common feature of social life, the definition, extent and moral justifications for privacy differ widely. Are there better and worse ways of conceptualising, justifying, and managing privacy? These are ... Read / View all
  • How we work

    Establishing and maintaining a trusting, understanding relationship with you is central to delivering our best work. Understanding your company and establishing a trusted relationship with you are central to delivering our best work. The first step is therefore for us to get a grasp of your company goals, philosophy, and ... Read / View all
  • Why online advertising?

    Why should you advertise a business online? What can online advertising do for your business? Establish credibility and trust with a professional website that is easy to access on any device Sell your services and products via your website Advertise to potential customers when they are searching for services and ... Read / View all
  • Data Privacy Resources

    Complaints ito. POPIA (and PAIA) may be lodged directly with the Regulator. Lodge a POPIA/PAIA complaint.   Check for the latest notices and updates here   1 Protection of Personal Information (POPIA) Regulation   Protection of Personal Information Act, 2013   Regulations relating to the Protection of Personal Information, 2018 ... Read / View all
  • The Golden Ratio

    Not much is known about the old Greek philosophers with much certainty. Some of them decided not to write anything down, while most of the works of those that decided otherwise have been destroyed, distorted, or forged in times that followed. Pythagoras, for example, did not record any of his ... Read / View all
  • Ethical Advertising

    We choose to advertise ethically, by leaving it up to our target audiences to decide (and remain in control of) which personal data they wish to share with us. This allows us to build trusted, direct relationships and long-term value with your customers. Advertising is all about persuading people – ... Read / View all
  • iPhone website icon

    1. Open Safari on your iPhone and browse to your website. Select 2. Select Add to Home Screen 3. Add a name for your icon, and select Add For more help, check out macrumors.com | Back to OBA Client Zone Read / View all
  • Two Factor Authentication

    Two factor authentication improves the security of the admin login of your website, by requiring a separately generated code in addition to username and password. Here's how to install two factor authentication for our websites. 1. Install Google’s Authenticator app on your phone 2. Go to yourwebsite.com/admin and navigate to ... Read / View all
  • The Ethics of Data Privacy

    Technology, and in particular information and communication technology (ICT), often relies on sensitive data about people to deliver the results we want from them. There is nothing inherently wrong with this: our social, scientific, political and economic institutions and progress rely on this data, and would be seriously hampered if ... Read / View all
  • Elevate your advertising and video projects with Jerome Arthur music

    Captivate Your Audience with Imaginative Soundscapes. Our library offers a diverse range of high-quality tracks to perfectly complement your commercial and creative projects. From stirring cinematic scores to catchy jingles and everything in between, find the ideal soundscape to hook viewers and leave a lasting impression. "Ethereal trip-hop strip teases, ... Read / View all
  • The Law on Cookies

    Cookies are small pieces of programming code that are downloaded to your device's internet browser when you visit a website. Some cookies are only installed for as long as you visit the website and expire once you close your browser ("session cookies"), while others remain installed until you manually remove ... Read / View all
  • Section 18 Notification

    Transparency about which information is being collected, who collects and gets access to the information, and for what purpose it will be used, is one of the most important principles of POPIA compliance. In fact, an entire section of POPIA is devoted to the notification obligation: Section 18. If personal ... Read / View all
  • POPIA and Direct marketing

    When you contact people in person, or by mail, or by any form of electronic communication (including automatic calling machines, fax, SMS, or email) to promote a product or service, POPIA's special "direct marketing" rules apply. In broad terms, you may electronically market your services and products to people that ... Read / View all
  • Introduction to PAIA

    The Promotion of Access to Information Act in a nutshell Download PAIA Additional resources PAIA regulates the constitutional right of 'access to information' held by public and private institutions, and stipulates conditions for how one may request access to this information. "Everyone has the right of access to - (a) ... Read / View all
  • Introduction to POPIA

    The Protection of Personal Information Act in a nutshell Download POPIA Additional resources POPIA is South Africa's answer to a global call for the protection of information by means of which people may be identified. Like the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), POPIA regulates how that information may ... Read / View all
  • How to share personal information

    If the information you're about to share with us, is personal information (*), please add evidence of your compliance with the following. EU citizens Article 13 GDPR : Download GDPR You must notify the person you share data about, of:- your identity, your data protection officer and contact details the ... Read / View all
  • WinelandsWeb is offline

    winelandsweb.co.za was an online Cape Winelands events calendar managed by onlinebrandambassadors.com from 2010 to 2020. winelandsweb.co.za is offline until further notice Read / View all

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