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Khaya Dlanga

Authentic Communities

Khaya Dlanga unpacks what it took to build his passionate online following.

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Khaya Dlanga is a renowned author, marketing and advertising expert, speaker and columnist. He is currently on the Exco of rain, South Africa’s unlimited data network, and as Chief Marketing Officer of the company, has helped to turn it into fastest growing mobile network in the country. Prior to rain, Khaya was Senior Communications Manager of Creative Excellence and Digital at Coca-Cola South Africa. In his successful career, Khaya has been the recipient of more than 40 advertising awards, including multiple Loeries Grand Prix and gold awards, Gold Cannes Lions and honorary membership in the University of the Witwatersrand Chapter’s Golden Key Award.


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While building an online audience is relatively easy, building an authentic, loyal following is not so simple. Khaya Dlanga has inadvertently created communities around him throughout his lustrous career in media and advertising, from viral YouTube videos to viral Coca-Cola campaigns. In 10 thought-provoking bites, Khaya unpacks the makings of a community, explaining how he got started in the game. 

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In this recipe, you will learn building an online audience is relatively easy, but building an authentic, loyal following is not so simple. Khaya Dlanga is an author, advertising maven, speaker and columnist who shares what it took to build his passionate online following and how you can apply his methods to build your own authentic following.


Learn from someone who speaks from a position of real authority, perspective and experience.


Implement practical tips and techniques learned in the trenches - doing, rather than talking.


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