I was curious about who the other sponsors are of the Irish Blog Awards. There’s no list of the ‘sponsors blogs’ , so I did a bit of investigation. The links below are either the Sponsoring companies blogs, or people that (I think) work for them. If I got something wrong, leave a comment.
- Best Blog Post – sponsored by Hosting365 (Blog)
- Most Humorous Post – sponsored by Beecher Networks (blog)
- Best Photo Blog – sponsored by pixenate.com – The online photo editor (blog)
- Best Arts and Culture Blog – sponsored by Poetry Ireland. Related Blog: www.petersirr.blogspot.com
- Best Political Blog – sponsored by Technofutures no blog!!
- Best Group Blog – sponsored by PutPlace. Joe Drumgooles Blog.
- Best Personal Blog – sponsored by Interactions (blog)
- Best Use of the Irish Language in a Blog – sponsored by Edgecast Media (blog)
- Best Contribution to the Irish Bloggersphere – sponsored by FirstPartners.net (that’s us!).
- Best Technology Blog/Blogger – sponsored by Bitzbuzz. Am guessing that this is bitbuzz – Alex French Blog (guess!)
- Best Designed Blog – sponsored by Equisoft No Blog!!
- Best Sport & Recreation Blog – sponsored by Boards.ie – John Breslin.
- Best News/Current Affairs Blog – sponsored by the Sunday Tribune– blog of Richard Delevan
- Best Specialist Blog – sponsored by iQ Content (Blog)
- Best Newcomer – sponsored by Edelman (link to Piaras Kelly’s Blog)
- Best Business Blog – sponsored by logic+intuition (blog)
- Best Music Blog – sponsored by Clubbing.ie – No Blog!!
- Best Podcast – reserved
- Best Podcaster – sponsored by Microsoft. Bill’s blog , but more likely the sponsorship came from Clare Dillon , who’s been Microsoft’s Representative
on earthin the blogging community for some time.
- Best Videocast – reserved
Update 1: Edelman link corrected.