To ensure your logo displays properly please upload a square version (400px x 400px recommended)
In the open About us section, ensure that you include every term that you wish your market search on. These will also be used for the sites overall SEO.
Please be thorough with defining your categories and tags as this will help people find you.
As Makesa is still quite new, there are bound to be categories and tags that do not yet exist. If this is true for your business please email: firstname.lastname@example.org with the details and if approved, your categories/tags will be added to the site.
A listings’ map location is linked to the Physical Address. Please ensure your address can be found/is correct on Google Maps before inserting into the field. Insert a comma between each of the address elements. We do inspect before approving and will ensure that it works.
You will have full control over your listing profile and can update/edit it whenever you want.
Listings are free but there are also advertising and promotional options available. These can make your listing more visible as it will display first in searches and/or be listed in the ‘Featured’ sections on the Home and Main Listing Pages.
Please visit our Advertising Page for more info
Makesa is the largest online portal specialising in the development and promotion of South African Artisans, Makers and Crafts people.
Our aim is to provide a free platform for Makers and Suppliers to list and promote their businesses as well as provide free and paid-for educational material to encourage and educate the emerging market.