The Galway Independent has been nominated in two categories in this year’s Social Media Awards, which celebrate the best of social media.
The Galway Independent’s Facebook page – www.facebook.com/galwayindependent – has been nominated in the Facebook for a Media Organisation category, the only West of Ireland regional organisation to be nominated. Other nominees include Breakingnews.ie, Irish Examiner, Evening Echo, 98FM, Newstalk, and Irish Farmers Journal.
The newspaper’s Twitter account – www.twitter.com/galwayindo – has also been nominated in the Twitter – In-House Run category of the Social Media Awards. Other nominees include ESB Networks, Lidl Ireland, Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail, Paddy Power and AA Roadwatch.
The winners will be announced on 25 May. See the full list of nominated companies at http://sockies.ie/2016-sockies-nominated-sockonthis/