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  • 26 Mar 2019


    PRESS RELEASE   EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT VOTES TO ADOPT EU COPYRIGHT DIRECTIVE Magazines Ireland, the association of Irish magazine media brands welcomes MEPs’ adoption in Plenary in Strasbourg today, Tuesday, 26 March, of the EU Copyright Directive – a copyright reform that is crucial for the future of a healthy, independent press sector and a content-rich […]

  • 25 Mar 2019

    The 2019-2020 edition of the Innovation in Media World Report has been launched today at DIS2019 in Berlin. 

          This year, Innovation Media Consulting’s “Innovation in Media World Report” for FIPP delivers perhaps the most important edition in the book’s 10-year history.  For its tenth anniversary edition, the report focuses on what’s been a decade in coming: Successful, proven media business models.  “Ten years ago, when we first published this report, […]

  • 07 Mar 2019

    Everybody Makes Podcasts. Can Anyone Make Them Profitable?

    The industry generates a lot of enthusiasm and little revenue, but that could be changing. By Gerry Smith Feb 2019 Bloomberg Businessweek   About a decade ago, Hank and John Green, fraternal YouTube stars, founded VidCon, an annual convention in Anaheim, Calif., that celebrates online video auteurs and their screaming teenage fans. As YouTube’s cultural impact […]

  • 04 Mar 2019

    Social media giants face heavy fines in new child safety regime

    1Minister Richard Bruton. Photo: Gareth Chaney, Collins Adrian Weckler   March 4 2019  Social media firms face heavy fines or criminal charges if they breach rules under sweeping new powers to be granted to an online safety commissioner. Tech giants will also face harsher penalties for letting underage children use their services without parental control. And […]

  • 15 Feb 2019

    Magazines Ireland welcomes Agreement on Copyright Reform

    Press Release Magazines Ireland, the association of Irish magazine media brands, joins with our colleagues in the European Magazine Media Association (EMMA) to welcome the agreement reached yesterday in trilogue as part of the EU copyright reform. The co-legislators have endorsed a right which aims at improving press publishers’ bargaining position and protects them against […]

  • 12 Feb 2019


    Magazines’ Role in the Modern Media Mix The effectiveness of magazines is much underestimated, as a recent report from the Radio Centre ‘Re-evaluating media’ underlined. An aggregate of all the media scores in this study shows that the gap between evidence and perception is the starkest for magazines. Narrowing this perception gap is an important […]

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Trade association of Magazine Publishers of Ireland

What is Magazines Ireland? The objective of Magazines Ireland is to promote and protect the interests of magazine publishers and in particular its members. Who does Magazines Ireland represent? Magazines Ireland represents 35 Irish publishers who together produce over 175 magazines, both consumer and business to business titles. Magazines Ireland has created a strong, united voice for magazines here in Ireland and internationally. This united voice of Irish publishers has helped our members to grow their magazines and businesses through Magazines Ireland initiatives, by providing a forum for publishers to discuss their industry and to help it grow.

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