Kerryman website offers an enhanced digital experience
Published 13/02/2013 | 09:50
The Kerryman website has just been re-launched and will offer viewers an enhanced digital experience.
The move is part of an overall upgrading of Independent.ie and, as the flagship regional title of Independent News and Media, The Kerryman is delighted with its revamped website.
New features include improved navigation, more video and pictures and up to the minute news.
Ian Byrne, CEO of Independent Digital said: "We are proud of the new design which reflects our core brand attributes, in a fresh, modern and user friendly way.
"The enhanced site represents another step in the digital evolution at Independent," he said. "It allows for greater sharing, more interaction with users and far more image-driven content and video, which will consolidate Independent's position as Ireland's no.1 online news provider.
"We've more exciting plans in the pipeline, driven by a smart, energetic and young newsroom."
The new design delivers an improved news section which features all the latest local, national, world news and opinion.
Patrick Lenehan, Chief Technology Officer, said: 'We're really excited to re-launch Independent.ie and our other 17 local news websites to our global audience.
"We worked hard with our technology partners to create and deliver a great product and we are delighted with the slick new user interface and in particular, what we expect will be a revolution in social media engagement across all platforms," he added. "All that's left to do is to start sharing."