Author Archive | James Larkin

We Treat All our Business Equally

Say Yes to Equality

  Blacknight has been taking a public stance on the Marriage Equality debate recently. Why? Because it’s something that affects a lot of people and ultimately makes no difference whatsoever to the rest of us. As a married man to tell me I couldn’t be married seems ridiculous. I have 2 kids and to the […]

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Get FIT with Blacknight

Is it time to get .fit?

We all have different factors that motivate us. Some people use a diary and keep track of their goals that way. Some use Runkeeper, Runtastic or one of the various other fitness apps. Some use their blog. Is it time for you to get .fit? .Fit has gone into General Availability today and there’s never […]

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SME Awards Selfies

The SME Awards are GO!

You may have heard we’re the headline sponsor for this years SME Awards which is taking place tomorrow in Cork. We’re excited and we’ve been working hard on getting everything ready along with the SME Awards team. We’ll have a stand outside the room if anyone would like to come by for a chat. There […]

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Blacknight Sponsors Digital Rights Ireland Conference 2015

Blacknight to Sponsor Digital Rights Europe 2015 Conference

Blacknight to Sponsor Digital Rights Europe 2015 Conference The Irish registrar and hosting company are also offering 50% off ticket prices March 31, 2015 – Carlow, Ireland – Blacknight, Ireland’s leading domain registrar and hosting company have been announced as the platinum sponsor for the 2015 Digital Rights Europe conference. Digital Rights Europe is a […]

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Dropped Dot Ie ScreenShot

Look at what just dropped #1

You know we run dropped.ie right? Ireland’s dropped domain tool? So there are some interesting .ie drops today … hunksforhire.ie dropped what was wrong with it? was it the wrong business model? Do people just not like hunks anymore? Also dropped was the very interesting domain ideas.ie, other notables were starwars.ie though in fairness, you […]

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OPTIMISE 2015

IEDR Calls on SMEs to Apply for OPTIMISE 2015

You may recall our blog post announcing the winners of OPTIMISE 2014 The official awards ceremony was held last week and while we were attending we’re sorry to say that unfortunately  we don’t have any photos. However OPTIMISE 2015 was announced and launched by the Minister for Communications, Alex White, T.D. If you don’t know what […]

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Get .Global Domains

Are you going .global? Want a rebate?

If you’re planning on launching multiple .global domains then this is definitely the week to do it. The registry behind the .global extension is offering a $25 rebate on each .global domain purchased. Please see the registry page for full details and terms and conditions. All rebates are handled via the registry and not through […]

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HIV

World Aids Day 2014

Today in case you didn’t know it is World Aids Day.  We’re obviously not going to talk about AIDs or HIV as there are people far more skilled in doing so. What we will talk about is .hiv the domain extension. See the below video to learn more about the .hiv extension. Did you know […]

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Web Summit Special Offer from Blacknight

The Web Summit Special Offer

That’s right it’s the Web Summit in Dublin this week and we’re in attendance. Can’t make it or find yourself with a few minutes to spare why not take advantage of our great offer of 20% off on a 1 year subscription on shared hosting with our special coupon code WebSummit14 Head on over to […]

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