iWorld

Blogmint launches India’s first Football Bloggers World Cup

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/internet-images/2014/06/13/tangerine_0.jpg?itok=8jnx2kx2

MUMBAI: Blogmint, a networked community of bloggers managed by Tangerine Digital, today announced the launch of the first Football Bloggers World Cup in India. The championship will take place between 32 football bloggers, divided into 8 groups, and top 2 from each group after the league stage will qualify to the knockout stages.

The teams will compete against each other on the basis of their quality of blogs, impressions made per blog and reach. These are top 32 football bloggers from the country and they have crazy football loving fans and readers as their followers. Regular articles by these bloggers on Football World Cup will enkindle the football passion in digital and social media savvy youth of India. The tournament format ensures best performance from every blogger which results in more engaging and entertaining content.

“One of a kind initiative that will get all the bloggers buzzing, adding more zing and hype to the biggest sporting event of the year,” exclaimed an enthusiastic Akhilesh Gannavarapu, Author, Sportskeeda.

Each round will be evaluated by a jury of selected media persons who will screen all articles written by the bloggers about football. The entire duration of the tournament will be a month and on 16th August, 2014, the winners be felicitated at a grand event in Delhi. Blogmint will award top 3 bloggers and also award Golden Boot and Golden Ball as special prizes.

Commenting on behalf of Blogmint, Seeraj Katoch, Chief Operating Officer, Tangerine Digital stated, “As a company, we’ve always loved sports. Since we work so closely with bloggers, this idea of Bloggers Football World Cup was seeded to further enhance the exhilaration of football fans. We wanted to get something thrilling to our audience and the world cup is a great amplifier.  We have also empanelled an esteemed jury of media persons to evaluate all teams for a fair final.”

It will definitely be a tough competition both on the field and in the bloggers arena.

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2016/12/07/viva-800x800.jpg?itok=t9hllk2-
Viva appoints Ashley before global OTT rollout

MUMBAI: Viva Entertainment Group, Inc., a developer of OTT systems through which television services are delivered using the Internet, has announced the appointment of FlixFling founder and CEO, Thomas Ashley, to its board of directors.

iWorld Over The Top Services
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2016/12/06/deepa-kar.jpg?itok=P6sA-xhS
2016's top hashtag trends

MUMBAI: From Brexit, to GST, to US elections and now demonetisation, 2016 has been an eventful year so far, and continues to throw googlys at us in the last few remaining days (Tamil Nadu CM’s death). No wonder the netizens were exceptionally chatty on Twitter this year.

iWorld Social Media
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2016/12/06/kunal-bahel-ricard.jpg?itok=uXSBHpAn
E-comm ecosystem to create 1.45 million jobs by '21: KPMG-Snapdeal

MUMBAI: Ecommerce sector is powering employment generation in India, a report by Snapdeal & KPMG has concluded. Snapdeal, in partnership with KPMG today released the findings of a study examining the macro-impact of the e-tail industry and the associated ecosystem, on the employment landscape...

iWorld e-commerce
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2016/12/06/hooq1.jpg?itok=baPndHky
Hooq appoints OTT veteran for Singapore business

MUMBAI: Soon after its successful launch in Singapore on 24 November with a catalogue of 20,000 shows and movies, video on demand streaming service Hooq is completely focused on strengthening its footprints. It has appointed a country manager for Singapore, OTT industry veteran Michael D’Oliveiro....

iWorld Video On Demand
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2016/12/06/sachin%20and%20binny%20bansal-800x800.jpg?itok=0-RyIbs5
‘Disruptors’ Bansals named 'Asian of the Year' by Straits Times

MUMBAI: Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal, founders of Flipkart, have been chosen for the prestigious 2016 ‘Asian of the Year’ by Straits Times of Singapore as part of a group called the ‘The Disruptors’. Flipkart claims to be India’s largest e-commerce marketplace with over with over 60% market share...

iWorld eNews
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2016/12/06/culture-machine.jpg?itok=fu5EXKV7
Culture Machine, Scout Media tie up; to create videos for American sports

MUMBAI: Culture Machine, South Asia's leading technology enabled media firm, is strengthening its foothold in the U.S. market through a partnership with Scout Media to lend its Video Machine services. The patent-pending product launched by Culture Machine will create visual experiences and content...

iWorld Video On Demand
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2016/12/05/Rajkummar%20Rao-800x800.jpg?itok=l4x82zLG
Alt Balaji: Ekta Kapoor casts Rajkummar Rao in Bose biopic

MUMBAI: After bringing to life the story of Silk Smitha in The Dirty Picture on the big screen, Ekta Kapoor is now bringing Subhash Chandra Bose’s life to the digital world, with an all new dimension to the storytelling. The subscription based video-on-demand platform Alt Balaji has announced the...

iWorld Over The Top Services
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2016/12/05/india-gaming.jpg?itok=AXgqRgu6
Indian gaming revenue set to hit Rs 250 billion by 2019

MUMBAI: With the growing technology, not only the number of users in India is growing steadily but the mobile gaming users increased too.

iWorld eNews
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2016/12/05/barun-sobti_1.jpg?itok=7ZwEFCHb
Hotstar to air Barun Sobti's 'Tanhaiyaan' in Jan

MUMBAI: Actor Barun Sobti is all set to make a comeback, but this time in a web series. Star India’s video-on-demand (VOD) service is all geared up to air a fiction web series, titled Tanhaiyan. The 10 episodic show with a duration of 20 minutes each will launch in the mid-week of January 2017.

iWorld Video On Demand

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories