Business Name: WebMedia
Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/WebMediacc
WebMedia CC connects people digitally through web optimisation, bulk web-embedded messaging services (WMS) and SMS marketing and mobile app development. Heather and Garth Smithard have over 25 years’ experience in sales & marketing, print publishing, on-line publishing, web design, digital marketing, industrial computing, project management, production & operations management and factory & production optimisation. This combined experience has established a powerhouse of knowledge, to ensure that customers have peace of mind when WebMedia handles their digital expectations.
Web optimisation focuses on driving traffic to your website through engagement with your visitors using various tools or platforms designed to suit each business. This experienced design team understand the importance of client needs and ensure the final product is to client specifications. Our expertise ranges from ecommerce builds, digital, email, content and social media marketing.
As a bulk SMS service provider, our services include WMS. WMS transforms your SMS into an interactive, dynamic and targeted communication message that allows you to personalise your marketing messages, deliver rich content, collect customer data, drive growth and improve customer engagement.
Our in-house mobile app development team deliver custom built apps using various app platforms available. The apps are available on all download formats – iPhone, Android, tablets and iPads. When using our mobile apps as part of your digital presence, you can target your customers through various communication platforms enabling you to deliver valuable personalised content to the user. Our service includes push notification marketing and app marketing, planning, scheduling, and implementation.
The various platforms used enable us to develop according to the client’s needs, which opens the market to develop for small, medium and large businesses.
We are the developers of two apps – PitStops and RoadTripRSA.
PitStops helps you find the cheapest diesel in your area.
RoadTripRSA boosts South African tourism by promoting attractive venues, bed & breakfasts, restaurants, handicraft shops and stalls, plus cool things to see, do, eat and more…all on the road less traveled.
WebMedia develop apps that assist SME’s streamline their business operations. A new product now available is CrewOnSite – the app that allows business owners to monitor their crew(s) remotely while ensuring efficient work operations continue. Industry sectors that will benefit from the app are construction, electricians, housekeeping services, landscape contractors, plumbers, and signage companies. In fact, any business who send employees to work on site will find the app beneficial.How will you use the R100k prize in your business?
It will allow me to promote the business through effective marketing – social media, general marketing and joining a BNI chapter. Promote the CrewOnSite app, and develop further app products that allow us to promote a basket of apps that will assist SME’s streamline their business operations.