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HashTopic Services

Application Development

We believe that customized software development deployment is a critical business process and we provide the highest quality of standards in a punctual and cost-effective manner.

We assist our clients to create their web presence, from beginning to end. Our highly experienced web team have the creative flair as well as the intellect to create dynamic websites with highly sophisticated searching capabilities.

Mobile Solutions

We acknowledge that certain core activities are used on smartphones on a daily basis. i.e. basic communication, accessing news, weather or sports, games and social network usage. By 2013, more than 40 % of users expect their activities to expand to other applications on smartphones.

According to Forrester Research, innovation in the world of mobile apps is increasing massively. HashTopic therefore seizes this opportunity to provide the service of developing mobile applications.

Professional Services

We advise on a full range of Professional Services, Application Development, Research, Accredited Training, ICT Marketing and ICT Solutions.

This allows the client to utilise the highly skilled resources to maintain or even implement new technologies within their environment. This method of providing employment alleviates the risks to the employer.

Training & Research

As an Accredited Training Company with the Services SETA, HashTopic is passionate about Learning and believes in the philosophy of Lifelong Learning as the “on-going, voluntary, and self-motivated” pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons.

We believe that Learning must be seen as something that takes place on an on-going basis from our daily interactions with others and with the world around us.

IT Marketing

We promote the concept that our clients “should be seen and heard”. With this in mind, we provide a full-service of Digital Marketing.

These services include inbound marketing, search engine optimisation, social media marketing, email marketing, premium content, landing page design, website copyrighting and graphic design. Our strategies include improving traffic, generating leads and assisting in turning those leads into sales. We analyse all the results from these efforts to generate ever improving results.


Our strong relationships with well-known partners enable us to supply a range of ICT hardware to cover all business requirements.

These range from servers and desktops, to cables, mice and printer cartridges.

IT infrastructure consists of all components that somehow play a role in overall IT and IT-enabled operations.

It can be used for internal business operations or developing customer IT or business solutions.

Website Development

Training And Development

Redesign of a Customised Website & Content Management System along with Maintenance.
Install and Implement a Customised Database Driven Website.
Implement the Site Map as per the terms of reference document.
Specify and further define user requirement.
Customise the systems according to WCPP’s requirement.
Provide reporting capabilities.
Ensure integration and interoperability of the system with existing systems and environments.
Training and Support

6 Months Design and Development and

2 Years Maintenance

(Drupal 7)

1 Week Training

Redesign of a Customised Website using a Content Management System(CMS) along with Maintenance and Training Support. Our project based work covered the initial website development proposed. We delivered a premium (WOW) product as a core MVP (Minimum Viable Product) that is scalable technically and built in a modular fashion to enable additional or upgrade functionality as required. We worked with sprint/scrum methodology during our project timelines.

4 Months Design and Development (Drupal 7)

Training on the CMS

2 Year Maintenance

The Cape Town International Convention Centre required a virtual tour to further promote the centre as a world class conference venue. The virtual tour graciously highlights its venue offerings. It showcases the various venues to their potential clients. The tour incorporates the latest technology with regards to venue viewing and displays all pertinent accompanying venue information. viz Walk through capability - hotspots, floor plans as well as image galleries. It allows the event organisers to make an informed decision when viewing and booking a venue.
The virtual tour is fully responsive and is compatible with all smart devices and is accessible on full screen on desktops, tablets and mobile devices.

2 Month Design, Development and Implementation

Development of the Reception Screen that pulls through from the Website

5 days development and 1 day implementation

Design, Implementation and Distribution of quarterly Courtesy Card Mailers distributed to all subscribers
Design, Implementation and Distribution of the monthly Newsletters distributed to all subscribers
The University of Cape Town (UCT) embarked on a website migration project.
HashTopic provides the project management expertise as well accomplishes the content migration of the website content and functionality of 200 websites.
We are in the process of migrating approximately 200 websites.
All web content is migrated from HTML websites as well as on a variety of web content management systems into Drupal 7.
Various migration tools already exist and are being refined regularly.
Our resources dedicated to this project have a thorough knowledge of HTML, cascading stylesheets and image optimisation.
Quality checks are performed on each website before the deployment.
+-2 Years
Redesign of a Customised Website & Content Management System along with Maintenance and Training Support (Go live 2016).
1 Month Design and Development and Maintenance for 6 months.
Customised Website for a Canadian First Aid Training Company – inclusive of E-Commerce Functionality
3 Months Design and Development
6 Months Maintenance
  • Raymond Ackerman Academy UCT School of business
  • Western Cape Government: Department of Education
  • Western Cape Government: Department of Health
  • Department of Local Government
  • Western Cape Provincial Parliament
  • Cape Town International Convention Centre
  • Bandwidth Barn: Enterprise Development Workshop
  • University of the Western Cape: Enterprise Development Workshop
  • Cape Peninsula University of Technology: Student Development Workshop
Bandwidth Barn/The Department of Economic Development and Tourism
1 Month Curriculum Development and 3-6 Months Facilitation, Training and Mentoring
It has been recognised that women-owned businesses face particular challenges as women entrepreneurs.
The WIB programme aimed to have a positive impact on these businesses through the adoption and implementation of technology while always cognisant of the challenges.
The objective of this initiative was to provide maximum benefit to the participating women owned-businesses through direct impact of the 10 Week Programme which would realize an increase in capacity, trade opportunities, a reduction in costs and confidently increase in jobs.
The WIB’s programme objectives was aligned to those of the integrated development program of the City of Cape Town and the country.

HashTopic (PTY) Ltd is a 100% Female Black Empowered Company, with a 110% procurement recognition level.
HashTopic responds to the recognition that black people especially that of black women are underrepresented in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector as enunciated in the ICT Charter of South Africa.

  Contact Us

Bandwidth Barn, Woodstock Exchange
3rd Floor, Block B
66 Albert Road, Woodstock
Cape Town, South Africa, 7925

Tel : + 27 82 818 0270

Fax : 086 243 8489

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