Digital Jamaica

Kadia Francis

DIGITAL JAMAICANS

Jody Thomas : Owner of August Adorn, a Contemporary Online Jewelry Line & our Digital Jamaican of the Week.

Jody is an uber creative, bohemian flower child with incredible talent for turning plain ole copper into the most beautiful pieces of jewelry. She is the owner and creative genius behind August Adorn, an online jewelry brand she started three years ago. She describes her work as wearable hand crafted art that is contemporary but with a unique style that is healing.

GUIDES

20 Free Online Tools for Content Creators & Graphic Designers

I am a strong believer that all good design start with the Google (yes, I said the Google, reverence). Whether for research, inspiration, resources or that much needed tutorial. To date the Google Gods have not failed me. Over time I have built up quite a repertoire of mostly free (like 99.99%) resources, I use to make my work look and feel professional.

People to Watch

The Four Jamaicans Crushing Digital Media in 2019

The best thing that has happened to Jamaica and other small Caribbean Island states in the last twenty years or so is the internet. This is a very bold assertion I know and here’s another one, I’m going to go one step further and say that perhaps the best government initiative during that period was the demonopolization of the telecoms industry.

People to Watch

The Jamaican Micro Influencers to Watch in 2019

The best thing that has happened to Jamaica and other small Caribbean Island states in the last twenty years or so is the internet. This is a very bold assertion I know and here’s another one, I’m going to go one step further and say that perhaps the best government initiative during that period was the demonopolization of the telecoms industry.