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# influencers - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

Majority of Irish adults believe social media influencers are inauthentic and misrepresent real life
# Survey
# Survey

Majority of Irish adults believe social media influencers are inauthentic and misrepresent real life

Feb 23rd 2021, 12:43 PM 29,206 Views 44 Comments

The finding was contained in a survey carried out by the ASAI.

# influencers - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Influenced: ASAI records spike in complaints about health and beauty ads
# Advertising Standards
# Advertising Standards

Influenced: ASAI records spike in complaints about health and beauty ads

Apr 29th 2020, 12:51 PM 19,526 Views 12 Comments

The sector received the most amount of complaints last year.

# influencers - Friday 25 October, 2019

Barrett and Farrell - Out of position or thriving in new surroundings?
# Influencers
From The42
# Influencers

Barrett and Farrell - Out of position or thriving in new surroundings?

Oct 25th 2019, 6:55 PM 4,448 Views 1 Comment

Beauden Barrett and Owen Farrell have moved position in a bid to freshen up their teams at the World Cup.

# influencers - Sunday 28 July, 2019

The ads industry watchdog is still fielding dozens of complaints about influencers
# Media And Marketing
# Media And Marketing

The ads industry watchdog is still fielding dozens of complaints about influencers

Jul 28th 2019, 6:45 AM 13,178 Views 8 Comments

The ASAI says the volume of objections shows a high level of awareness of ‘transparency requirements’.

# influencers - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Here’s why some influencers woke up this morning with a lot less Instagram followers
# Insta Cull
From The Daily Edge
# Insta Cull

Here’s why some influencers woke up this morning with a lot less Instagram followers

Feb 13th 2019, 4:53 PM 27,129 Views 4 Comments

‘Why did I just lose over half a million followers?’

# influencers - Friday 1 February, 2019

Here's the suss on the British influencer drama over new super strict guidelines on #sponcon
# Gifted
From The Daily Edge
# Gifted

Here's the suss on the British influencer drama over new super strict guidelines on #sponcon

Feb 1st 2019, 3:23 PM 4,515 Views 1 Comment

The Advertising Standards Authority is clamping down on opaque brand deals.

# influencers - Friday 28 December, 2018

10 Instagram homes that are giving us serious interiors envy
# Interiors
From The Daily Edge
# Interiors

10 Instagram homes that are giving us serious interiors envy

Dec 28th 2018, 11:56 AM 11,019 Views 1 Comment

Lust-worthy homes.

# influencers - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Meet the CGI influencers that are fooling everyone on Instagram
# Instagram
From The Daily Edge
# Instagram

Meet the CGI influencers that are fooling everyone on Instagram

Dec 25th 2018, 8:00 PM 17,556 Views 3 Comments

The fakest influencers on Instagram.

# influencers - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Eh, some influencers are posting fake sponsored content in order to get real sponsored content
# Sponcon
From The Daily Edge
# Sponcon

Eh, some influencers are posting fake sponsored content in order to get real sponsored content

Dec 20th 2018, 10:34 AM 4,228 Views 2 Comments

The search for #sponcon reaches new heights.

# influencers - Monday 3 December, 2018

8 Irish mammy Instagram accounts that people are obsessed with
# Mam On The Gram
From The Daily Edge
# Mam On The Gram

8 Irish mammy Instagram accounts that people are obsessed with

Dec 3rd 2018, 8:00 AM 17,846 Views 2 Comments

For cute kids, hacks, recipes and more.

# influencers - Saturday 1 December, 2018

What is 'blackfishing' and why are some white influencers doing it to get followers?
# Blackfishing
From The Daily Edge
# Blackfishing

What is 'blackfishing' and why are some white influencers doing it to get followers?

Dec 1st 2018, 6:00 PM 23,008 Views 4 Comments

Some influencers are being called out over the practice.

# influencers - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Are the days of influencer marketing numbered?
# Like And Subscribe
From The Daily Edge
# Like And Subscribe

Are the days of influencer marketing numbered?

Oct 14th 2018, 3:00 PM 7,730 Views 0 Comments

With so many personal controversies (and a weary audience) can the practice continue?

# influencers - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Which Irish Influencer Are You?
# Influencers
From The Daily Edge
# Influencers

Which Irish Influencer Are You?

Oct 7th 2018, 6:00 PM 13,588 Views 0 Comments

Let’s find out.

# influencers - Thursday 2 August, 2018

'Things have taken a nasty turn': Bloggers Unveiled account shuts down
# Influencers
# Influencers

'Things have taken a nasty turn': Bloggers Unveiled account shuts down

Aug 2nd 2018, 8:07 PM 52,771 Views 33 Comments

The account claimed to hold bloggers and social influencers accountable for misleading their followers.

# influencers - Thursday 5 July, 2018

There's been a huge surge in complaints about how Irish 'influencers' plug products
# Media And Marketing
# Media And Marketing

There's been a huge surge in complaints about how Irish 'influencers' plug products

Jul 5th 2018, 2:02 PM 9,948 Views 6 Comments

Over 100 objections have been made to the ads watchdog about social media stars and bloggers.

# influencers - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Have you ever bought anything because an influencer flogged it?
# Influenced
From The Daily Edge
# Influenced

Have you ever bought anything because an influencer flogged it?

May 27th 2018, 4:30 PM 2,823 Views 3 Comments

Be honest.

# influencers - Monday 21 May, 2018

How has the referendum changed the public's interpretation of 'The Influencer?'
# Influencers
From The Daily Edge
# Influencers

How has the referendum changed the public's interpretation of 'The Influencer?'

May 21st 2018, 3:31 PM 5,592 Views 6 Comments

“Some people think it’s easier to say nothing rather than lose followers. But why act like a wallflower in certain situations?”

# influencers - Friday 4 May, 2018

Why influencers are to be commended for speaking out on #RepealThe8th
# Repeal The 8th
From The Daily Edge
# Repeal The 8th

Why influencers are to be commended for speaking out on #RepealThe8th

May 4th 2018, 5:21 PM 7,243 Views 12 Comments

Marissa Carter, Pippa O’Connor, Suzanne Jackson and Joanne Larby have all spoken out this week.

# influencers - Saturday 28 April, 2018

Two influencers to return road safety campaign fees after wearing seatbelts incorrectly
# Under Arm
# Under Arm

Two influencers to return road safety campaign fees after wearing seatbelts incorrectly

Apr 28th 2018, 6:30 AM 46,181 Views 34 Comments

The RSA used 10 influencers in a campaign last year – but won’t be using any this year.

# influencers - Saturday 14 April, 2018

When is an Instagram post an ad? Advertising body wants to clear up confusion
# Influencers
# Influencers

When is an Instagram post an ad? Advertising body wants to clear up confusion

Apr 14th 2018, 10:00 AM 10,744 Views 10 Comments

The ASAI held an event this week for bloggers and influencers.

# influencers - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Pub manager who believed employer had sway over gardaí awarded €25,500 for constructive dismissal
# Under The Influence
# Under The Influence

Pub manager who believed employer had sway over gardaí awarded €25,500 for constructive dismissal

Apr 12th 2018, 6:25 AM 36,750 Views 0 Comments

The man had his salary immediately docked by €10,000 after pointing out accounting irregularities on the part of his employer.

# influencers - Monday 26 March, 2018

So apparently influencers are Snapchatting while driving so they can be called out and get more followers
# Influencers
From The Daily Edge
# Influencers

So apparently influencers are Snapchatting while driving so they can be called out and get more followers

Mar 26th 2018, 10:45 AM 7,534 Views 5 Comments

Others within the industry reckon it’s working too.

# influencers - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Here's what you should look out for when deciding if you should trust an influencer
# Influence
From The Daily Edge
# Influence

Here's what you should look out for when deciding if you should trust an influencer

Jan 28th 2018, 8:00 PM 9,956 Views 4 Comments

It’s easy once you know.

# influencers - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Here's why Irish bloggers and influencers are talking about bullying, FaceTune and fake Instagram accounts
# Influencers
From The Daily Edge
# Influencers

Here's why Irish bloggers and influencers are talking about bullying, FaceTune and fake Instagram accounts

Jan 7th 2018, 2:16 PM 37,286 Views 13 Comments

A brief explainer.

# influencers - Monday 6 November, 2017

What influencers say versus what they actually mean
# #not Spon
From The Daily Edge
# #not Spon

What influencers say versus what they actually mean

Nov 6th 2017, 9:00 PM 17,704 Views 6 Comments

“Just wanted to on come and say really quickly …”

# influencers - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Should social influencers feel obliged to speak out on Repeal The 8th?
# Repeal The 8th
From The Daily Edge
# Repeal The 8th

Should social influencers feel obliged to speak out on Repeal The 8th?

Oct 22nd 2017, 4:00 PM 4,888 Views 4 Comments

There have been calls for social influencers to speak out on Repeal The 8th – but is that their responsibility?

# influencers - Saturday 23 September, 2017

A Kilkenny restaurant's sarcastic response to a blogger asking for a free meal is going global
# Not So Influential
From The Daily Edge
# Not So Influential

A Kilkenny restaurant's sarcastic response to a blogger asking for a free meal is going global

Sep 23rd 2017, 2:06 PM 22,687 Views 7 Comments

Mortifying on so many levels.

# influencers - Friday 28 July, 2017

There's been a surge in complaints about Irish 'influencers' plugging products
# Backlash
# Backlash

There's been a surge in complaints about Irish 'influencers' plugging products

Jul 28th 2017, 12:05 AM 32,008 Views 35 Comments

Three times the amount of complaints have been received so far in 2017 compared to all of last year.

# influencers - Monday 24 July, 2017

9 things you're guaranteed to see influencers flogging on Instagram
# Influencers
From The Daily Edge
# Influencers

9 things you're guaranteed to see influencers flogging on Instagram

Jul 24th 2017, 8:00 AM 7,366 Views 5 Comments

Products that they definitely love and swear by, obvs

# influencers - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Do You Have Any Idea Who These Hugely Popular YouTubers Are?
# What The Vlog
From The Daily Edge
# What The Vlog

Do You Have Any Idea Who These Hugely Popular YouTubers Are?

Jul 2nd 2017, 6:00 PM 7,893 Views 9 Comments

Are you down with the kids? That is the question.

# influencers - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Beauty bloggers, watch out: This Mayo farmer is coming for your gig
# Beauty By Ray
From The Daily Edge
# Beauty By Ray

Beauty bloggers, watch out: This Mayo farmer is coming for your gig

Jun 17th 2017, 5:00 PM 5,370 Views 0 Comments

“I normally go for a Blackleg Vaccine, and you can get them in Boots or Cara pharmacy…”

# influencers - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Affiliate deals: The hidden way influencers are making money from your online shopping
# Influenced
From The Daily Edge
# Influenced

Affiliate deals: The hidden way influencers are making money from your online shopping

Feb 19th 2017, 7:00 PM 9,060 Views 7 Comments

What you should know before you click on those product links.

# influencers - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Top Irish PR body seeks to curb rogue 'influencers' being paid to sell products and not admitting it
# Magnum Pr
# Magnum Pr

Top Irish PR body seeks to curb rogue 'influencers' being paid to sell products and not admitting it

Nov 27th 2016, 1:05 PM 14,905 Views 13 Comments

The PRII will host a round table with bloggers to create clear guidelines on disclosing payments.