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Welcome to Dublin, ICANN. The Party’s On Us!

At Blacknight, we’re excited about ICANN 54. It’s not often that 2,500 geeks show up in our capital city looking to talk about domains, IP addresses and Internet governance. We’ve been enthusiastic participants at ICANN meetings around the globe, and our CEO Michele Neylon currently chairs the ICANN Registrar Stakeholder Group. We’re excited because we’re finally getting a chance […]

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Euro vs Dollar vs Pricing

We’re happy and proud to be a 100% Irish owned and operated company. We wouldn’t want to change that. Unfortunately, however, a lot of our suppliers, in particular software vendors and domain name registries, operate in US dollars, while we operate in Euro. Over the past few years the currency exchange rates between the Euro […]

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We #LoveSMEs: Stuart from Dragon Marketing [Video]

  Don’t forget: nominations close tomorrow (Valentine’s Day) for the inaugural SME Awards! As headline sponsors we’ve been talking to our friends in the SME world and encouraging them to enter. (It’s free!) And it’s given us an opportunity to have a conversation about SMEs. This is the first of a series of videos we’re making on the subject: […]

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6 Things Every Business Owner Should Do

So you’ve invested in an online presence. You’ve got your own domain name, right? You’ve got an attractive website? Have you forgotten anything? Here are 6 things we think every business website owner needs to do with their website to help bring it to the next level and make consumers comfortable doing business with you […]

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