A revolution at siliconrepublic.com

30 Jun 2008

Come join the revolution at siliconrepublic.com.

Siliconrepublic.com, Ireland’s technology news service, has launched a newly designed website – www.siliconrepublic.com . Our aim is to enhance our audience’s experience and to provide new and exciting ways for visitors to engage with site content.

Siliconrepublic.com is the definitive source of technology news in Ireland with over 80,000 visitors a month. If it happens in IT, then we will report it. Our visitors have come to reply on us for breaking news. Now we will be able to bring the news to life, with more images, videos and podcasts.

We have introduced new site sections such as Digital Life and New Media to reflect the importance of technology in mainstream business and lifestyle. Visitors can also expect to see many more product reviews.

We are privileged to report on one of the most fast-changing and exciting of news sectors. We know our audience love technology as much as we do. Now we have a site which reflects that passion and the growing integration of new media and technology into our work and personal lives.
The new site comes with many new features and services aimed at harnessing the best the web has to offer, as well as making your time on the site as compelling as possible.

New features include:
Story carousel
The six-story carousel gives readers access to the top tech stories as they happen

Audio and video light-box
One of the primary new features of the site is the inclusion of audio and video products, such as podcasts of interviews with senior technology innovators, soon to be followed by indepth video reports

Intuitive story presentation
Visitors to the site will see that important stories will have a longer life on the front page and key stories and features will be given greater emphasis

Brand new sections
The new site comes with new sections like Digital Life and New Media, reflecting how the digital revolution is impacting our lifestyles and the media we consume
Visual evolution
News stories and features are accompanied by bigger and better imagery and photos
New services
The new site makes news even more accessible and convenient, with RSS feeds by category, and a version of the site for mobileDue to demand, the new site has more advertising space to facilitate new and innovative marketing strategies.

More advertising space
Due to demand, the new site has more advertising space to facilitate new and innovative marketing strategies.

Siliconrepublic.com is Ireland’s leading website for IT and business decision-makers. Along with its sister publications, Knowledge Ireland, e-Thursday and Digital Ireland, siliconrepublic.com provides a critical forum for decision-makers who rely on our individual mix of news, views, comment and analysis to stay informed of strategic tech industry developments and to ensure their company is making the right business and technology decisions.

With an average of over 81,000 unique visitors and 150,000 page views a month, your advertisement or sponsorship on siliconrepublic.com will give you premium exposure in the technology and business community.

John Kennedy is a journalist who served as editor of Silicon Republic for 17 years