We are Autonomous Republic

An independent integrated marketing brand agency based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Since 2013, the Autonomous Republic agency team has been helping others realise their sovereignty, through our services, by building independent brands, with clearly-defined purposes, and customer-magnetised values.

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We create and audit brands by questioning everything, being brutally honest, and marketing them with purpose.

Are you an entrepreneur?

Brand development

We help entrepreneurs build unique brands, marketing strategies, and creative assets to attract funding, buy-in, or customers in addition to making loyal fans.

Are you a marketing manager?

Brand strategy

Build brand affinity from the inside out, therefore invest in future-proofing your brand with our brand workshops, creative advertising, and employee engagement programs.

Are you an executive?

Marketing plans

Attract new customers and develop undivided brand patriotism for future growth. We build marketing funnels that integrate to convert strangers into customers.

Our mission is to liberate and inspire.

We give brands the tools, strategies, and insights to boost their position in business through their positioning in the minds and hearts of their customers. In other words we make your brand easy for your customer to love, navigate and understand.

Trusted by small-to-large, local-to-global businesses.

Recent work

Recent stories

What Santa taught me about advertising and business
What Santa taught me about advertising and business
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free Target market worksheet
Free “How to define your target market” worksheet download
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Marketing my business. What’s the F*!king point!
Marketing my business. What’s the F*!king point!
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6 Tools to keep your brand consistent.
6 Tools to keep your brand consistent.
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Enough about us, let's talk about you.