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10 ways NI community organisations can use video to boost their public profile

By Sophie McLaughlin 10.10.18 Across Northern Ireland, thousands of community groups work ceaselessly to improve the quality of life for the public’s benefit. The Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action (NICVA) currently fund 1033 organisations in the voluntary and community sector. In order for your community group to known as a reputable organisation it is important that its core objectives, role in society and who it aims to help are largely acknowledged and understood by the public. One way to increase this awareness and get maximum exposure, particularly online, is through the use of video. But how? Here are some ...

Seven ways NI arts & drama groups can use video to drive audiences and improve performances

By Sophie McLaughlin 08.10.18 Game of Thrones. Liam Neeson. Derry Girls. Jamie Dornan. In today’s fast-paced, media-obsessed world, most people will know at least one (if not all) of these stars/shows which all have one thing in common: their roots in Northern Ireland. Over the last few years, the NI arts scene has exploded with names like these drawing attention to the talent Northern Ireland has to offer. NI Screen, which helps fund major arts projects in Northern Ireland, has estimated that Game of Thrones alone has brought £147m into the local economy since production began in 2010. With global focus on Northern Ireland’s ...