Are Social Media Blue Ticks Worth the Money?

There have been a lot of serious changes on Twitter since Elon Musk bought the social media platform. There have been a lot of people questioning whether the changes were worth it. With the Twitter Blue subscription or the new prices, Twitter has been changing the approach they are taking. These changes made to the … Read more

What are the Best Types of Backlinks for Link Building?

Backlinks remain a crucial element of any successful search engine optimization (SEO) plan. They play an important role in helping search engine algorithms determine the relevance and credibility of a website. This consequently can help to improve the website’s search engine rankings. From our experience as a link building service, there are nine different types … Read more

How to get Started with Outreach & Link Building

Outreach and link building are some of the most essential components of any effective SEO strategy. However, they can be quite tricky to navigate. Before you embark on your link-building journey, it’s always important to ask yourself, “why would anyone want to link to this page of my site?” If you can’t answer that question, … Read more

Fáilte Ireland budgeted almost €300,000 for social media influencers

New information shows that Fáilte Ireland, the Irish government’s tourism authority, disbursed almost €300,000 in the past two years in exchange for marketing promotional work by social media influencers. The money went to 46 different people, paid out between August 2020 and December 2022. Individual fees went from €800 all the way to €15,000. Fáilte … Read more

Ireland’s Viral Videos on Tik Tok in 2022

TikTok has revealed which were the most popular viral videos in Ireland for 2022 that span everything from lifestyle tips and food recipes, to fashion along with the instantly meme-worthy moments in popular culture. So, who’s social media management did best? TikTok held its very first in-person event at EPIC Museum in Dublin where some … Read more

What Cities in the UK and Northern Ireland Use Social Media the Most?

Belfast is an incredibly connected city and it clearly loves its social media! Evidence of this is seen in its high search interests for Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Reddit and TikTok, making it the most social media-obsessed city in the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland. What is more remarkable is that with such diverse interest there … Read more

What Ireland Searched for on Google in 2022

Every year, Google publishes its Year in Search Results. Similar to results globally, search results for Ireland showed that Wordle, the online game, was very popular. For 2022, Wordle earned the top spot as the most popular search overall. Heardle also ranked among the top 10. The original Wordle game plus its six game variations … Read more

Ireland’s Data Regulator Fines Facebook

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Ireland’s Data Privacy Commissioner (DPC) imposed a fine of 265 million euros equivalent to US$277 million on Facebook on November 28, 2022. In fact, this brings the total DPC has fined parent group, Meta, up to almost 1 billion euros. This penalty is a result of DPC’s investigation into the discovery of a set of … Read more