What to tweet on #IrlDay? 23 May 2011

Throughout the 23rd of May, Twitter users will be tweeting on all things Irish. If you’d like to join the conversation, end all your tweets with #irlday. We would like you to consider tweeting about your favourite Irish things and have created specific hashtags that allow us compile these things via this blog and Twitter. For example:

  • For your favourite Irish sport, sporting moment or event, use the hashtag #irlsport e.g. “My favourite Irish sporting event is the All Ireland Hurling Final #irlday #irlsport
  • For your favourite Irish song, musician or musical group, use the hashtag #irlsong e.g. “My favourite Irish song is The Irish Rover #irlday #irlsong
  • For your favourite piece of Irish art or artist, use the hashtag #irlart e.g. “My favourite Irish painting is A Horseman Enters a Town at Night by Jack B Yeats #irlday #irishart
  • For your favourite Irish actor, actress or Irish movie #irlmovie e.g. “My favourite Irish movie is The Quiet Man #irlday #irlmovie
  • For your favourite Irish poem or poet, use the hashtag #irlpoem e.g. “My favourite Irish poem is Digging by Seamus Heaney #irlday #irlpoem
  • For your favourite Irish play or playwright, use the hashtag #irlplay e.g. “My favourite Irish play is Philadelphia, Here I Come by Brian Friel #irlday #irlplay
  • For your favourite Irish food or dish, use the hashtag #irlfood e.g. “My favourite Irish food is Black Pudding #irlday #irlfood
  • For your favourite Irish chef, cook, restaurant or eatery, use the hashtag #irlrestaurants e.g. “My favourite Irish restaurant is Bewleys #irlday #irlrestaurants
  • For your favourite Irish hotel, guest-house, B&B or hostel, use the hashtag #irlhotels e.g. “My favourite Irish hotel is The Shelbourne #irlday #irlhotels
  • For your favourite Irish landmark, town or place, use the hashtag #irlplaces e.g. “My favourite Irish place is Ballinskelligs #irlday #irlplaces
  • To share your favourite photo or image of Ireland, use the hashtag #irlphoto e.g. “My favourite Irish photo is {INSERT PIC/URL} #irlday #irlphoto
  • For your favourite Irish Proverb, saying or phrase, use the hashtag #irlsayings e.g. “My favourite Irish saying is Cead Mile Failte #irlday #irlsayings”
  • For your favourite Irish drink, use the hashtag #irldrink e.g. “My favourite Irish drink is Irish Coffee #irlday #irldrink
  • For your favourite Irish book or author, use the hashtag #irlbook e.g. “My favourite Irish book is Ulysses by James Joyce #irlday #irlbook
  • For your favourite Irish memory or moment, use the hashtag #irlmoment e.g. “My favourite Irish moment was Italia 90 #irlday #irlmoment
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4 Responses to “What to tweet on #IrlDay? 23 May 2011”

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