As various political parties and independent candidates wind down their election campaigns, we look at how effective their public relations and advertising have been.

Parties have used various methods of wooing voters; from rallies, handing out party regalia, to massive billboards and election posters.

But is this an effective enough way to get South Africans to place their cross against your party or name?

Solly Moeng, founder of DonValley Reputation Managers and a columnist analyses LGE 2021 campaigning: