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Jamaican Graphic Designers 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.

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The Four Top Jamaican Bloggers you Should be Following in 2019

Blogging has been a thing in Jamaica for some time now, as far back as 2010 Jamaican bloggers were forming communities and organizing events to recognize and award these digital Jamaicans. Thus the Jamaican Blog Awards was founded which quickly morphed into the Caribbean Blog Awards (CBA) to ‘honour the best in blogging’ and to ‘celebrate the leading online content creators from the region’.

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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.

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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.

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The Digital Jamaicans in the Creative Arts to Watch in 2020 : Saccheen Laing, Romario Lynch, Gashwayne Hudson & Allayne Williams

The creative arts’ nominees represent the new wave of Jamaican artist taking to digital platforms to interpret, create and promote their own brand of post modern art.⁣ The beauty about that is they’ve largely emancipated themselves from traditional scrutiny (i.e the elites who decided what art was seen or not seen).⁣

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