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5 Free Tools And Platforms To Get Your Start-up Rocking

Like most, your work life is probably filled with electronic clutter, from a myriad of apps and their accompanying login details, to complex spreadsheets and bulging inboxes.

Publish Or Perish 2017 Highlights: "Video Killed The Radio Star; Podcasts Will Kill Everybody!"

The podcast hug: a mindful space Joining our podcast discussion panel: former Newstalk presenter Dil Wickremasinghe, a recent convert to the medium via Sparking Change with Dil; founder of women's sporting podcast Fair Game, Elaine Buckley and...

7 Takeaways From Publish Or Perish That Will Convince You To Invest In Content

Are you wavering over whether or not content is a worthwhile investment for your brand or business? Not quite ready to put your money where y(our) mouth is? We've gathered some key talking points from the experts at Publish Or Perish: The Content...

Camille Donegan, Silver Branch: 'Virtual Reality Is Not A Fad - This Time It’s Here To Stay'

Camille Donegan, cofounder of Silver Branch is a virtual reality consultant and content producer with a career spanning technology and the arts. She runs VR and AR workshops tailored to clients' needs, across a variety of sectors, as well as VR...

Jennie McGinn, Ecommerce Consultant: 'Thinking Around Influencer Marketing In Ireland Is Extremely Outdated'

Jennie is a consultant specialising in digital strategy and brand-building in the fashion and lifestyle ecommerce space. We caught up with her ahead of her talk '7 Ways To Make Your Content Go Further: From Reshares To Repackaging' at last year's...

Michael Freeman, The Journal: 'It's A Truism, But If Your Mum Can See It, Younger Users Are Going To Move Elsewhere'

Journal Media is Ireland's most-read digital news source. We caught up with Commercial Creative Director Michael Freeman ahead of his talk 'Where's The Line Between Brand And Editorial? And Why This Is The Wrong Question' at last year's Publish Or...

Blindboy Boatclub: 'The Listener Should Be Transcended Off Into A Comfy, Safe Haven Where They Can Be Vulnerable... That's The Podcast Hug'

Barely two weeks after launching his short story compilation The Gospel According to Blindboy, Blindboy Boatclub had been shortlisted for Newcomer of the Year at the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards. The co-founder of subversive rap outfit The...

Alan Maguire, Roast Chestnuts: 'Christmas TV Movies Operate Outside The Normal Rules; We Wanted To Give Them The Attention They Don’t Normally Get'

Alan Maguire is co-host of the new Roast Chestnuts podcast, alongside Jeanne Sutton, in which the hosts watch and then discuss made-for-TV Christmas movies ("you won’t have heard of any of the films we’re covering").

Alan Bennett, HeadStuff: 'The Biggest Challenge In Ireland Is That Podcasts Are Not Taken Seriously As A Viable Marketing Option'

HeadStuff is a cultural media website and podcast network that also organises events. Founder Alan Bennett joined our podcasting panel at Publish Or Perish. We sat down with him ahead of the conference to discuss the podcasting sector in Ireland and...

National Women's Council Of Ireland: 'We Can Reach More People Than Ever Before, At A Considerably Lower Cost'

The National Women's Council of Ireland (NWCI) launched its #FemGen campaign at the start of 2016 calling for a breakthrough election for women to the 32nd Dáil. Social media played a key role in driving membership engagement, creating media...