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8 Years of EU Domains

It’s been 8 years since the .eu domain name launched. Now with well over 3 million domain names registered the .eu domain is one of the largest in the world (7th largest ccTLD according to the latest report from CENTR) The guys over at EUrid have released a graphic to illustrate some of the highlights […]

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kickstart your business with a .co

Kickstart Your Business With .Co!

When you’re starting out with your online venture you need to make sure that you’ve got a good domain name. The domain name is, in many ways, the cornerstone of your online business. So why not give your business the kickstart it needs and grab a .co domain name? DotCo domains are fast becoming the […]

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Beware Data Assortment Ireland

Another year, another misleading direct mail. I’m tempted to call this a scam, but I’ll call it “misleading” for now and you can make up your mind. “Data Assortment Ireland” have been sending out very professional looking letters to Irish businesses. Here’s what the letter looks like: With a name like “Data Assortment Ireland” you […]

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Coming Soon – Shorter UK Domain Names

If you’re operating in or marketing your products or services in the UK market then you’ve probably already registered a co.uk domain name (or more). At the moment UK domains are available under co.uk, org.uk, me.uk and a few other variants (ltd.uk for UK companies, net.uk for UK ISPs). After a long consultation process Nominet, […]

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Hosting In a Global Village

Blacknight is a 100% Irish owned company. It’s something I’m personally very proud of. However we don’t operate solely in the Irish market. We have client in over 100 countries and while most of them might be able to communicate with us and our staff in English, it’s not always a given. Operating from a […]

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Heading to the Net Visionaries? See You There!

As mentioned previously, we’re sponsoring one of the categories in this year’s IIA Net Visionary awards. We’re sponsoring the “Most Joyous to look at and splendid to use Web Design” category and one of us – though we haven’t decided who yet, will present the award tonight. This time round there are three of us […]

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Win A Year’s Subscription To Business Plus

We’ve teamed up with the nice people over at Business Plus magazine, Ireland’s leading business magazine, for a nice little giveaway. They’ve given us a couple of annual subscriptions to the magazine and all you have to do is enter to be in with a chance to win. We’re running the giveaway until Thursday, so […]

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Save big on .xxx domain name registrations in the month of May

NSFW! Save BIG On XXX Domains

We love a special offer and we love being able to bring you BIG ones. The temptation to make silly puns with this one is strong, so I’ll cut to the chase .. Register a .xxx domain name during the month of May and you’ll get a HUGE saving. We’re only charging €8.95 (ex-VAT) per […]

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