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  • 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

    PAY ATTENTION!

    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 […]

  • 08 Jan 2019

    5 reasons to be in Berlin on 25-26 March: And why you should act now

      Launched in 2007, DIS (Digital Innovators’ Summit) is a premium international media innovation bringing together delegates, speakers and sponsors from around the world. Hosted in Berlin, one of the most vibrant cities in the world, DIS 2019 takes place on 25-26 March. Here are 5 reasons why you should join us there, and one […]

  • 18 Dec 2018

    FIPP CEO James Hewes on what will (likely) be happening in media in 2019

    We asked FIPP CEO James Hewes about his predictions for the year ahead. Here’s what he said:   James Hewes, president and CEO, FIPP   What will be the five main challenges for the magazine industry in 2019? I think the first challenge will clearly be around print revenue. In most markets, this will continue to […]

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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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