Gugulethu

Gugulethu is a writer, was a copywriter and has always been a reader. Previously he has worked in advertising, corporate communications & PR and as an editor of an online magazine.
The Yoco Go and its packaging.
yoco products

Yoco Go reviews

The Yoco Go is the new, easy way for businesses to get paid. Read some Yoco Go reviews on social media from real businesses.

Mokgadi Mabela, founder of Native Nosi.
food, drink and hospitality

Mokgadi Mabela: Beehind the story

Meet Mokgadi. Owner of Native Nosi and Yoco Merchant #41 506​.

Gugu Nkabinde, CEO and founder of Gugu Intimates.
fashion businesses

Gugu Intimates: Nude underwear for African women

Meet Gugu. Founder of Gugu Intimates and Yoco merchant #10 703. Her goal is to make African woman feel comfortable in their skin. Here’s how.

Sheldon Tatchell of Legends Barbershop.
health and beauty

The making of Legends Barbershop

Meet Sheldon. Founder of Legends Barbershop and Yoco merchant #17 682. From cutting hair on his scooter to owning his own mobile barbershop.

An image of Ncedile Nkonyana, one of the software developers.
behind the scenes at yoco

How I went from packing devices to developing software

Ncedile Nkonyana talks about his career journey at Yoco: from working in packing to becoming a coder.

An image of Mandisa Mjamba, a software developer on Open by Yoco.
behind the scenes at yoco

How Mandisa Mjamba made her career in Tech

Mandisa Mjamba was one of our first software engineers and as the business has grown, so has she. Here is her story.

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An image for an article about tipping in restaurants.

Tips on gratuity in restaurants and other businesses

Thilo Moodley of Thilo's Timeless Closet.

Finding a niche market with Thilo’s Timeless Closet

A Yoco merchant doing their tax administration.

Tax 2019: What you need to know about tax on businesses

An image of a piggy bank in an article about using personal accounts for business.

Should you use your personal bank account for business?

A picture of a merchant working on the Business Portal.

Filter and export your sales history

An image of a card in an article about preventing credit card fraud.

How to prevent credit card fraud in your small business

A BMX rider on top of a container at Velokhaya Cycling Academy.

Meet the cyclists of Velokhaya

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A marketer’s guide to gift vouchers

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How to set up a simple online store with Shopify

Mpumelelo Mtintso, founder of Book Ibhoni riding past Vilakazi Street.

Books on bikes with Book Ibhoni

The Ubuntu Baba factory in Retreat, Cape Town.

Ubuntu Baba: The value of ubuntu

A stall for Granadilla Swimwear.

Granadilla Swimwear: In love with summer

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Safeguarding your business finances during COVID-19

A new feature from Yoco that allows you to add tabs to an order.

“Add it to my tab”: Now you can

Sue van der Linde of Iris House offers five tips for fundraising.

Five fundraising tips from Iris House Founder, Sue van der Linde

Stacy Kleinhans of Baseline Coffee in Woodstock, Cape Town.

Innovative water-saving tips from Baseline Coffee

Siwe Matshisi at her women in business event in Johannesburg.

How Siwe Matshisi is connecting people through business

Boniface Chikwenhere of Unique Driftwood Creations.

Growing Unique Driftwood Creations with Yoco Capital

An image of the Yoco Point of Sale App.

Are you getting the most out of your Yoco Point of Sale App?

The point of sale system at Truth Coffee alongside a Yoco device.

How to choose a Point of Sale system

The Yoco popup store in Maponya Mall in Soweto.

Behind the scenes of the first Yoco Pop Up Store in Soweto

An image of the Yoco and Xero integration.

Setting up your Xero and Yoco Integration

A man selling ice cream on Cape Town's beaches.

A Lolly To Make You Jolly on Cape Town’s beaches

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How to stay connected through the COVID-19 outbreak

Geoff Noble of Colombo Coffee in Durban.

5 pieces of advice from Colombo Coffee

An image showing the workspace for an entrepreneur.

Small business finances checklist for the new entrepreneur

An image of Mandisa Mjamba, a software developer on Open by Yoco.

How Mandisa Mjamba made her career in Tech

An image of Yoco being sold at DigiCape in an article about tips for selling on consignment.

4 tips for selling on consignment

The Yoco founders at the POS launch.

The Yoco Point of Sale Launch

An image of a lawyer signing a contract for a new small business.

When will my new small business need a lawyer?

Lizwe Thabethe of Project Inflamed in Johannesburg.

Project Inflamed lights up menswear

An image of the inside of an elevator in an article about making an elevator pitch.

The elevator pitch has left the building

two women at a Yoco business networking event

Business Networking for Shy Entrepreneurs

An image of a Yoco device integrating with iKentoo.

How Yoco makes choosing Point of Sale software easy

The Hope on Hopkins distillery in Cape Town.

Hands on at Hope on Hopkins