Introducing Foras na Gaeilge

Introducing Foras na Gaeilge – proud sponsors of the Best Irish Language Category!We are delighted to have Foras na Gaeilge back on board for the Littlewoods Ireland Blog Awards! Foras na Gaeilge are responsible for all items regarding the promotion of the Irish language. They are a public body that have comfortably become an adviser to both the public and private sectors of Ireland, ever since their installation in 1999. Geata chun na Gaeilge, the gateway to the Irish language. Foras na Gaeilge have this challenging job to do, but nevertheless utterly important. All responsibilities pertaining to the Irish language are handled by them, even creating new terminology to add[…]

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Introducing JUST EAT

Introducing JUST EAT – proud sponsor of the Best Food Review Blog category! Is there a better sponsor to have for the Food Review Blogs than a company that directly deals in the food business and has food reviews? We’re thrilled to have JUST EAT on board the Blog Awards. JUST EAT are a company that help out in the most important way possible – by feeding us. JUST EAT feed us when we’re tired, hangry and just too lazy to cook or go find food in the rain. It’s perfect for after a long day of work when you need sustenance but refuse to eat fast food for one[…]

We’re back…..

Welcome to the Blog Awards 2016! We’re delighted to be back to showcase Ireland’s lively blogging scene once again. A lot has changed since the inaugural awards last October. Blogging is becoming more commonplace through increasing exposure on various social media channels. With many platforms to choose from to start blogging – from WordPress and Blogger to Tumblr, Squarespace and Medium – and numerous ways to uniquely publicise your content and extend your reach – Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram – the blogging scene in Ireland is fast becoming a social and collaborative community. Not only that, but there are more and more blog posts dedicated to providing tips and[…]

That’s a wrap, folks!

The Blog Awards Ireland 2015 have wrapped for this year, and what a night it was! We want to say a huge thank you to everyone who was involved in making this year’s awards such a success! If you were able to join us on the night, we hope you had a smashing time and enjoyed all the entertainment! Congratulations to all the wonderful winners on the night! Ireland’s blogging scene really is a vibrant and varied community offering something for everyone, and it was a privilege to help showcase you all!  Thank you to our wonderful sponsors who helped us deliver a really memorable night, as without them the Blog Awards wouldn’t have been the success[…]

Meet the judges

This years’ Blog Awards could not have happened without the help of the amazing judges who gave us their time. In the first rounds of judging we had over 200 members of the public read and review the blogs to get to our longlist, shortlist and finalist list. The finalists were then given to a panel of industry experts to whittle them down to bronze, silver and gold winners. A very big thank you to all of our judges who gave us their time and expertise. Geraldine Herbert – Motoring Writer Paddy Comyn – Head of PR – Volkswagen Group Ireland / Motoring writer Lisa Deeney – PR for TanOrganic Ciara Kenny[…]

Tickling the Taste Buds at The Blog Awards…

We’re really looking forward to delivering a night to remember this Thursday October 22 at the Blog Awards Ireland event at the Tivoli Theatre. You’ve heard about the entertainment we’ve got lined up for you, which we hope has whetted your appetite. Now let us show you what food and drink we’ll have on the night to really dail up the food envy factor! We’ve got three outstanding food stalls that’ll offer a real wealth of choice for those attending on the night… First up, we have eathos (@eathosDublin) who’ll be delivering some deliciously healthy food options on the night. It took over a year to devise the very best[…]

Let Us Entertain You!

The Blog Awards 2015 event is fast approaching and we thought we’d tease you a little with some of the performers we have lined up for you on the night, where there’ll be a feast for the eyes as we indulge our burlesque and roaring twenties theme! As an award winning burlesque performer, Shir Madness (@ShirMadHoop) “likes nothing more than to surprise her audience”! She’ll be bringing her hoop dancing skills to get the night off to a spinning start! Her acts range from “ethereal and hypnotic” to “high energy with a touch of slapstick comedy” so she’s sure to keep you mesmerised!  For those with a fear of heights,[…]

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Blagphostáil don suíomh gréasáin.

Blagáil do thosaitheoirí… Cén fáth blagáil? Chun eolas a roinnt, chun teagmháil a dhéanamh le daoine ar chomhintinn, le muinín a thógáil, le bheith foilsithe, le hairgead a shaothrú, nó go díreach chun a insint do dhaoine céard is mian leat a rá. Cá dtosaíonn tú? Cén fáth a bhfuilim á scríobh seo? Cé atáim ag iarraidh é a léamh? Céard atáim ag iarraidh a rá? Nuair a bheidh an méid sin oibrithe amach agat tá tú leathbhealach ann. Tá lucht léitheoireachta ríthábhachtach. Leantóirí dílse a dhéanamh de do spriocléitheoirí. Más mó an t-am a thugann tú do do bhlagphostálacha, is mó an luach a chothóidh tú i measc do[…]

Who will host the Awards night?

So you’ve bought your ticket to what’s going to be, quite frankly, a fantastic Blog Awards Ireland event and now you want to know what you’ve let yourself in for! Well, let us tell you… Introducing our esteemed hosts for the Blog Awards 2015! – Darragh Doyle  and Clare Cullen Don’t worry, we didn’t hire them just for the pleasingly alliterative nature of their names, they’re actually fabulous people too, and we’re delighted to have them host the night’s proceedings! Darragh Doyle is a social media expert and online audience strategist extraordinaire (@darraghdoyle). His expertise and knowledge of online trends are what makes him a great spokesman for the Blog[…]