Tag Archives | Country code top-level domain

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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Helping Keep The Internet Clean

A clean and crime free internet would be a good thing. Unfortunately, as we all know, the current reality is quite different and there is a constant onslaught of junk assaulting us all. Be it spam, malware, scams or anything else, there’s a lot of nasty behaviour being conducted online. Is it all bad? No […]

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Talking Marketing & Registrars in Guatemala

I’m heading off to Guatemala this weekend to speak at the LACTLD marketing workshop. (LACTLD is the association of country code operators for the Latin American / Central American region. ) The event runs over two days and is being held in what looks like being a rather swanky hotel in Antigua Guatemala, which is a […]

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NamesCon Las Vegas January 2014

Talking IDNs, ccTLDs and ICANN in Vegas

Later this week I’ll be heading off to Las Vegas for the first event of 2014 – NamesCon. It’s the first time that NamesCon is being held and I’m really looking forward to it. Why? Because it’s not one of these “over the top” and “uber expensive” conferences that cost and arm and a leg […]

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we like stats

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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Fifth International conference for ccTLD registries and registrars of CIS, Central and Eastern Europe

Press Release: Michele Neylon of Blacknight To Speak At International Domain Conference in Montenegro

Internet and domain pundit Michele Neylon of leading domain registrar and hosting company Blacknight will speak at The 5th International Conference for ccTLD registries and registrars of CIS, Central and Eastern Europe. The conference, which will be held in Budva, Montenegro from September 11- 13, 2012 and takes place at Hotel Avala is hosted by […]

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