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Irish Parenting Bloggers Blacknight

We’re proud to sponsor the Most Beautiful Blog award at the Irish Parenting Blog Awards

  There is no doubt about it, bloggers in Ireland are fast becoming one of the most influential groups when it comes to consumer purchasing decisions. So when Blacknight were offered the chance to sponsor the Most Beautiful Blog Award at the upcoming inaugural Irish Parenting Blogs Awards we were happy to get on board. […]

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Marketing The Farm TLD

We’ve been experimenting a little in-house with different imagery and concepts to market some specific domain name extensions. As an Irish company whose offices are literally surrounded by fields (well not entirely surrounded by fields, but I can see horses from my office window) the .farm TLD is an obvious domain extension for us to […]

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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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Have You Met Blacknight.Host?

Sure we sell domain names, but our core business is providing hosting solutions of all shapes and sizes to businesses globally. With the launch of .host domain names we were really excited and thought it was the obvious choice for us. So we were really delighted when the registry accepted us into their “pioneer” program. […]

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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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cloud hosting ad copy using dragon and knight

Dragons, Knights and Cloud Hosting

We have been tweaking and refreshing a lot of our online and offline ads over the last couple of months. James, our super duper designer and dragon tamer extraordinaire, came up with this concept for a particular project and we’ll be using it in some of our print and digital ads over the next few […]

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Every Time You Register A Domain Name with a Hyphen, a Puppy Dies

Puppies, Domains and Startups

A couple of weeks ago I was fortunate enough to attend the Shift conference in Split, Croatia (sorry – I recycled the graphic from last month above!) The event, which includes a startup competition, brings together startups from across central and eastern Europe, with speakers from the four corners of the globe. I was speaking […]

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