The Social Media Awards, known as “The Sockies”, took place last night at the RDS. It’s the 5th year of the awards and as always was organized excellently by Mulley Communications. The awards were started to highlight the growing expertise in social media in Ireland and to show good examples of social media that others can replicate.
98FM are delighted to have won the award for Best Video (non broadcast) for their Best of Dublin Video in 2014. They were finalists in 3 other categories this year; Best Use of Facebook by a Media Organisation, Best Business Twitter account – In-House Run and Best Experimental Format (Vine, Whatsapp, Snapchat).
Other winners on the night included Dublin Zoo who came away with two awards, one of which was the Grand Prix, AA Roadwatch who won Best Twitter Account and the website LovelyBeards.com won Best Use of Instagram.
A special award was given out on the night to the Yes Equality social media team who received a standing ovation from the 650 in attendance.
The Winning Video 98FM’s Best of Dublin 2014
The full list of winners can be viewed here