Communications

RTÉ News Now app receives a media makeover

By MediaHQ

State broadcaster RTÉ have given their News Now app a well-needed makeover after user feedback called for more breaking news and an ease of access choosing news categories. The application was updated with the intention of matching it aesthetically with the RTÉ News Now TV channel.

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Featured Journalist: Ian Kehoe

By MediaHQ

Our featured journalist for this week is none other than ‘Sunday Business Post’ Editor, and co-author of ‘Citizen Quinn’, Ian Kehoe. With the ‘Sunday Business Post’ celebrating 25 years in Independent Journalism we look at Ian’s appointment to the position of editor, while also focusing on his career in journalism hitherto.

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How to get to Longitude festival if you don’t have a ticket

By MediaHQ

Festival season is finally upon us and we’re all excited here at MediaContact, because Longitude Festival is just within festival goers sights. The three-day-long music extravaganza is taking place in Marlay Park from Friday 17th July until Sunday 19th July. But for those of you who don’t want to break open your piggy banks just […]

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Publishing, pitching & podcasts – Here’s what we know

By MediaHQ

In December 2014 we undertook a brand new venture. We decided to start our very own podcast series looking into the worlds of communications, journalism, public relations and the media. Since then we’ve been lucky enough to sit down with a very wide range of guests from a NYU journalism professor, to the CEO of […]

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3 reasons journalists have to become their content

By MediaHQ

The mediascape in which journalists now exist is dynamic and changing constantly. The days in which journalists hosted an interview and published a story are gone. We magnify news media and examine why journalists must now strive to become the content which they produce. Our 3rd birthday inspired blog gives journalists three reasons to become their […]

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