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Short IE Domain Auctions Starting

We’ve provided a few updates over the last couple of weeks about the auction of short IE domains. Short domains are a wonderful resource for brand owners. You can user them in a lot of innovative ways, so it’ll be very interesting to see how people use the short IE domain names assigned via the […]

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Tá Brí le Síntí Fada – Ba Chóir Dóibh a Bheith San Ainm Fearainn .IE

D’fhógair Michele ar an suíomh seo roinnt laethanta ó shin go bhfuil próiséas comhairliúcháin seolta ag IEDR, an clárlann d’ainmneacha fearainn .IE, i dtaobh an athrú polasaí atá beartaithe acu chun síntí fada a cheadú in ainmneacha fearainn. Is cinnte go gcuirfidh Gaeilgeoirí fáilte roimhe seo – ach ba chóir go mbeadh áthas ar gach aon […]

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Over 2 Million .Co Domains!

Earlier this month the .co registry announced that they’d broken the 2 million domains registered mark! Over 2 million domain names is an impressive number and we’re delighted to see how well the domain extension has grown. Not only has the number of .co domain names grown, they’re also being actively used by a lot […]

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Keep It In The .Family

Controlling your own destiny. If I had to sum up why I’d recommend a custom domain name that would be the reason. Getting your own domain name isn’t hard. And now with literally hundreds of domain name extensions to choose from it’s even easier than ever before. We’ve spoken about “branding” and “personalisation” a lot […]

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2015 A Quick Review

It’s the end of the year. While we’re all focussing on the Christmas holiday break and making plans for next year – 2016 – it’s a good time to step back for a moment and do a quick roundup of the year that’s gone by. 2015 has been a very busy year for us… We’ve […]

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.LIVE in .STUDIO is Where The Magic Happens

Two new Top Level Domains (TLDs) just entered General Availability at 5pm today: .LIVE and .STUDIO. If you’re involved in broadcasting, media, art or dance, or creative work of any kind, the studio is where the magic happens. Now there’s a domain to describe that special space online. One of the most profound revolutions of the Internet has […]

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Madrid Here We Come!

Tomorrow I’ll be heading off to Madrid for the first of two “Domaining Spain” events. Friday’s event, which is being held in downtown Madrid, will cover several aspects of the current domain industry and how it relates to both domain investors and entrepreneurs. It’ll be followed in couple of weeks by another event this time […]

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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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Register me I’m .irish!

No need to have your fingers crossed! Did you know that even  if you just feel a little bit Irish you can register a .irish domain no questions asked? Well you can and we we’ve got a super promo running at the moment and you can register your .irish for just €15.99 for the first […]

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