Archive for the ‘BlogAwards’ Category

Winners win … book deals

Friday, January 4th, 2019

Looking back over the years of winners at the Irish Blog Awards, we put together a list of the winners who ended up writing books. Impressive list!

Twenty Major.
Shane Hegarty,
Sinéad Gleeson,
Sweary Lady,’s Aisling,
Donal Skehan,
Nessa Robins,
Annie Atkins.

2016 and beyond

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

We’re going to update details of what we’ll be doing in Autumn 2016 and beyond in the next while. We’re doing some housekeeping with our database for now. Stay tuned! Follow us on @IrishBlogAwards for the fastest way to get details.

Irish Blog Awards

Sunday, June 24th, 2012

For anyone that’s confused (and there is confusion): We have not restarted, we have not handed over the reigns to someone else and we have not endorsed any other event or given our blessing. Sorry we had to board this ghost ship to clarify that. We do wish those running blogger events, commercial and non-commercial the best of luck.

Blog Awards 2011 in Belfast, nominations are now open

Friday, February 4th, 2011

The 2011 Irish Blog Awards are now taking nominations. We have some new categories this year and a few renamed ones. Nominations are open until February 10th at 6pm. Judging will begin shortly after that.

The Awards are on March 19th in the Europa Hotel in Belfast.

Special rate from Europa for guests attending this event:
Classic Single: £70 Bed and Breakfast
Superior Double/Twin: £90 Bed and Breakfast
Executive Double/Twin: £110 Bed and Breakfast

2010 Irish Blog Awards winners

Sunday, March 28th, 2010

Best Popculture blog

– Sponsored by

Best Food/Drink Blog

– Sponsored by Bord Bia

Best Beauty/Fashion Blog

– Sponsored by Spinnakerpro

Best Music Blog

– Sponsored by deStudio

Best Photo Blog

– Sponsored by

Best Technology Blog/Blogger

– Sponsored by Bitbuzz

Best Sport and Recreation Blog

– Sponsored by

Best Blog of a Business

– Sponsored by

Best Arts and Culture Blog

– Sponsored by Poetry Ireland

Best Blog from a Journalist

– Sponsored by BVisible

Best News/Current Affairs Blog

– Sponsored by dediserve

Best Group Blog

– Sponsored by Red Fly Marketing

Best Political Blog

– Sponsored by Digital Revolutionaries

Best Blog of a Politician

– Sponsored by

Use of the Irish Language in a Blog

– Sponsored by Edgecast Media

Best Specialist Blog

– Sponsored by iQ Content

Best Newcomer

– Sponsored by

Best Youth Blog

– Sponsored by

Best Personal Blog

– Sponsored by Microsoft Ireland’s Developer and Platform Group

Best Humour Blog

– Sponsored by Maximise

Best Blog Post

– Sponsored by KRO IT Solutions

Best Blog

– Grand Prix – Sponsored by WHPR