Agriculture in Ireland, including; farming, country living, history, industry news & trends, tips, courses?
Art, graphic design, DIY, pottery, knitting, woodturning, jewellery making, sculpting, children’s arts and crafts.
Reviews: galleries, openings, photography, painting, sculpture, graffiti, mixed media and Irish culture
Business tips and ideas, industry news, trends, people and employment
Beauty tips and product reviews, makeup counter and nail bar reviews
To be eligible for this award 90% of your blog needs to be written in Irish
What’s your best writing? What article got the best reaction from your audience? What blog post do you feel best represents your style and personality?
Book reviews (new and old), newspaper articles, personal stories, publisher reviews, publishing industry news, book launches, writing tips etc.
Your career journey, career advice, tips and tricks for getting employment and/or on working in an industry, industry news, industry trends, promote job availabilities, etc.
Irish politics, global politics, home and abroad current affairs, opinion pieces, election news, personnel on politicians, political issues, etc.
Irish culture in a different country, Irish comparisons or learning how to settle in a new country as an Irish person. It is open to bloggers of Irish heritage not currently living in Ireland.
The latest in digital and technology or for company’s leading or innovating in the digital space
Teaching, educational subjects, universities, colleges, schools, health in education, curriculum, government guidelines & issues
Fashion, footwear, accessories, stylist tips, designer wear
sponsored by next
New and old film reviews, cinema reviews, tv shows old and new reviews, premiers, director critiques, casting news, award live updates
sponsored by Virgin Media
Irish financial status, lends their advice to budget seekers and/or scopes out the facts from the fiction and lays it out in black and white for their readers.
Baking, cooking/cooking schools, recipes, cookery books, drinks, and healthy eating. If you write reviews for restaurants, please enter Best Food Review Blog.
review places to eat in Ireland. They can be restaurants, pubs, cafes, pop-up restaurants or food stalls.
games old and new, who experiment and document with their own game building and/or who comment on the latest gaming industry news.
diet, health, spirituality or well-being? The Best Health and Wellness category is for bloggers who write about any aspect of mind, body and soul.
This is for blogs that cover furniture, decorating, redesigning, colour schemes, DIY plans, styling ideas, interior trends, table-settings etc.
Dating, dieting, gardening, eco/environmental, interests or hobbies, gender issues, pets, interior design, finance, money saving, architecture, personal blog, weddings
Eligible blogs would be agencies, branding, community, digital communications, inbound and outbound marketing, journalism, marketing, PR, Social Media
sponsored by Blacknight
This is for blogs that cover music reviews, musical theatre reviews, music creation, singing, coaching, tutorials
sponsored by Alcatel
This category is open to any parenting bloggers who blog about anything from practical advice to healthy eating for children.
architectural, contemporary, fashion & beauty, landscape, open art & creativity, portrait, press & editorial, wildlife
sports game, player news, player/team opinions, current issues in the sports industry, sporting events including the Olympics, news about fans etc
travel for pleasure or business, have tips for travel inspirations or want to share your favourite places to visit both in Ireland and abroad, tell us about your blog.
Vloggers can either enter a website that hosts their videos (more than 60% posts must be videos) or an external video channel like YouTube.
wedding tips, wedding planning, reviews (venues, dress shops, bands, etc), wedding recommendations, wedding fairs, DIY tips, honeymoon ideas