Snapchat Launches Geo-Filters As Gaeilge

Snapchat Launches Geo-Filters As Gaeilge
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

1 Aug 2017

Irish language geo-filters are being rolled out on Snapchat.

From today, all 32 counties in Ireland will have their own filter as Gaeilge.

The filters are being launched as part of Conradh na Gaeilge's Gaelsnap campaign.

Ireland is the top country for Snapchat usage based on percentage of usage by adults in each market.

Dr Niall Comer, President of Conradh na Gaeilge, says : "As the biggest users of Snapchat in the world, it’s fantastic to have the geofilters as Gaeilge being rolled out for Irish users today."

 Here's a look at what one of them looks like: