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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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Irish Parenting Bloggers

Blacknight at the IPB Awards

Saturday last saw myself and colleague Justyna attend the inaugural Irish Parenting Blog Awards in our capital city, Dublin.  A night of  networking, trending, (the #IPBAWARDS were trending on Twitter!) and excitement was had by all. It was a testament to the organizers how professionally the awards ceremony were run, and of course Blacknight were proud […]

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We’re proud to sponsor the Most Beautiful Blog award at the Irish Parenting Blog Awards

  There is no doubt about it, bloggers in Ireland are fast becoming one of the most influential groups when it comes to consumer purchasing decisions. So when Blacknight were offered the chance to sponsor the Most Beautiful Blog Award at the upcoming inaugural Irish Parenting Blogs Awards we were happy to get on board. […]

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Is Your CMS Install Up To Date?

WordPress and Joomla are both very popular content management systems (CMS). They’re used by thousands of our clients and on millions of websites worldwide. Since they are both so popular they are also very popular targets for hackers. If you can find an exploit that’s likely to work against millions of sites then it’s a […]

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.me + blacknight

Travel Blogging, Domains and Bert

Next week we’ll be at the TBEX Europe event in Dublin. We’ve been blogging for years and personally I love travel, so I’m really interested in attending some of the sessions. For the TBEX event we’ve partnered with the guys from .me so we’ll be pushing .me domain names and we’ve also got Bert, in […]

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Please Upgrade your WordPress Installs

WordPress 3.6.1 is here

What has 13 bug fixes and 3 security patches? This Guy -> WordPress 3.6.1 It is just me or does it feel like I was only posting about WordPress 3.6 the other day? Still security fixes are no laughing matter and you need to keep your website and the software it’s running on up to […]

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Don't be invisible

Blacknight Urges ICANN to Reconsider “Closed Generic” TLDs

We’ve posted about “closed generics” a few times in the past. What are they? Basically they’re applications for new tlds that have two characteristics: the string (the bit on the right of the dot) is very generic the applicant has stated that they don’t plan on allowing the public to register domains using the extension […]

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Use Zemanta To Improve Your Blogging

Personally I love blogging. I write for the company blog on a regular basis, but I also write on several other blogs. However I’d be the first to admit that I am not afraid of taking advantage of whatever tools I can find to help speed up the process and improve it. Zemanta, in my […]

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