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Media24 news digital joins The SpaceStation's network

The SpaceStation, one of Africa's largest digital media sales networks, have been appointed by Media24 to handle the digital media sales for Netwerk24, Daily Sun and Die Son. These three platforms represent the majority of Media24's digital newspaper platforms.
Media24 news digital joins The SpaceStation's network
"The addition of these websites to our portfolio puts The SpaceStation squarely at the centre of digital news in South Africa," says Gustav Goosen, CEO of The SpaceStation.

Says Esmaré Weideman, CEO of Media24: "This move forms part of Media24's new digital publishing strategy to align digitally focused businesses, and we are very excited at the prospect of the media sales of these brands being led by the award-winning team at The SpaceStation."

Netwerk24 is the largest Afrikaans news website in South Africa, with over 1.6 million browsers across web and mobile*. It adds to the network decades of reputable and award winning journalism experience.

"We are looking forward to working closely with The SpaceStation to ensure that we are able to offer both advertisers and users the best possible content and advertising solutions," says Netwerk24's Editor-in-Chief Adriaan Basson.

With the addition of Daily Sun and Die Son, The SpaceStation network now has access to a highly engaged commuter audience with a strong mobile reach (nearly 1 million monthly mobile web users across both of these platforms*).

For advertising queries on Netwerk24, Die Son or The Daily Sun websites, please contact The SpaceStation at or email az.oc.liamecaps@ofni.

*Effective Measure, February 2015.

About The SpaceStation:

The SpaceStation is the largest premium display advertising sales house in Sub-Saharan Africa.

A Naspers' lead digital media sales company in Africa, through an innovative partnership between and DStv Media Sales, The SpaceStation is able to offer clients - whether advertisers or media planners - an effective, single point of access to the biggest online and mobile portals in Africa.

Their full service team of more than 40 staff offer creative, customised, innovative and engaging advertising solutions to strategically targeted audiences across a range of premium digital platforms including web, mobile, app, email and interactive TV. This provides the opportunities for powerful cross platform and multi-channel integration of campaigns.

With over 24 million International and 13 million South African Unique Browsers each month, The SpaceStation exclusively represents more than 50 of Africa's favourite websites, mobi-sites and mobile apps, affording their clients unrivalled, strategic and competitive access to Africa's online population.

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14 Apr 2015 11:25