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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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Axe The Fax!

  In the next couple of weeks things are going to change dramatically for .ie registrants. Starting in the next week or so the IEDR’s process for handling .ie domain transfers between registrars will be changing. Yes – the dreaded faxes will be no more and IEDR are moving to an “authcode” system in line […]

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IEDR Policy Committee Is Go!

I’ve been an outspoken and very vocal critic of the IEDR in the past. I’d be lying if I said otherwise. So the news that I’ve been elected to the new IEDR Policy Advisory Committee is probably a bit of a surprise to some. The .ie registrars are able to elect up to four representatives […]

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New Opening Hours for the IEDR

New opening hours for the IEDR

Many people don’t realise that when registering a .IE domain we’re not the people who ultimately decide whether the application will go through or not. That is down to the IEDR ( Irish Domain Registry ) the body responsible for the approval of all applications for .ie domains. Assuming your documentation is all in order […]

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We like stats part II

It has been a while since we last posted any stats on the blog. So we’re at it again. The below are stats for the .ie ccTLD. (Hint: There are discounts to celebrate at the bottom) Just like the last time the graphs really do speak for themselves. First up it’s the number of new […]

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Get IE domains with Blacknight

Last Call On IE Domains For 2012

If you need to get a .ie domain name – be that a new domain name registration, a transfer or a holder update / change the clock is ticking .. The IEDR will be closed from tomorrow afternoon until 2013! So get your orders in today! If you have a pending .ie domain registration request […]

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Save on .ie domains when you buy hosting

Press Release: Blacknight Invite Customers To Fly Their Irish Flags Proudly with .IE Domains

We haven’t done any special offers or discounts on .ie so we’re really excited to unveil this one. The press release below goes into it a bit more, but here are the basics: If you buy an annual hosting plan (Minimus / Medius or Maximus) you can get a .ie domain name registration (or transfer) […]

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