Empowerment verification agency EmpowerLogic rates us at Level 2 BBBEE: Big Media is privately owned with black shareholding led by KGOLO TRUST.

Kgolo? That's Sepedi for "BIG". Kgolo is an independent trust that encourages the development of empowerment media like community newspapers and radio, takes an interest in freedom of information issues, and provides bursaries in media fields to previously disadvantaged individuals.

Staff, too, have a stake in the company through an employees' trust.


What's your message?

A website is not simply a place to lay out content and leave it. A website's purpose is to persuade, or to trigger activity, and the content must be packaged to achieve that. More >>

Yes, we are bee

We have empowerment credentials, with EmpowerLogic giving us a rating of Level 2... More >>

Does content matter?

If you want to attract audience, you need compelling content. You need to keep thinking: how do we make our products, ideas and activities interesting to the world... More >>

A comic strip guide

How we produce content? An illustrated guide in comic book style. More >>


We design newspapers

We can proudly claim to have SA's most experienced newspaper designer and consultant.
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We do training

Big Media runs internship programmes for writers and webmasters, mentored by a full-time trainer, providing on-the-job training... More >>