Tag Archives | technical support

helpdesk migration d-day

Countdown To Helpdesk Switchover

Our teams are working hard today behind the scenes to make the final preparations for tomorrow’s “big switch”. They’ve imported or re-created (and updated) hundreds of FAQ articles and wiki entries. We’ve setup staff members with their logins .. and we’re enabling not only “single sign on” for Blacknight account holders, but we should be […]

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Get a job with Blacknight and earn big :)

Want A Job?

We’re hiring again! At the moment we have vacancies in both our customer service / technical support team and our sales team. More details here and here Want to know what it’s like working for us? Check out some of the photos on our Facebook page or ask our current staff (most of them are […]

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So Why Do You Choose Us?

I spend a lot of my time thinking about marketing and sales. We can track clicks, impressions, telephone calls, emails, live chats etc etc., but none of this data will answer one of the key questions: Why us? Why do people choose to register their domain name(s) or get hosting (or both) with us? Is […]

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Check Your DNS Easily

People get confused by DNS and apart from email related issues it probably accounts for more technical support issues than anything else. The problems and the issues may not go away anytime soon, but we thought we could help people resolve them quickly with a simple online tool Enter “My DNS Check“.. Based on the […]

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Bank Holiday Weekend Opening Hours

This weekend is a long weekend here in Ireland, so our offices will be closed on Monday next,  August 3rd 2009. Sales:Friday 31st July 2009 – openSaturday, Sunday, Monday – closedTuesday 4th August – open Accounts (Billing)Friday 31st July – openSaturday, Sunday, Monday – closedTuesday 4th August – open Technical SupportFriday 31st July – openSaturday […]

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technical support frustration

Customer Service With A Smile?

People get confused by technology, so they reach out to their providers for help and guidance. Unfortunately not everyone is good humoured or patient about it (and that’s on both sides). Earlier today I was trying to sort out a rather annoying issue I had with Flickr (it was of my own making – not […]

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christmas holiday

Take A Break

Since Christmas day is only a couple of days away I suspect that a lot of our clientele have already vanished until the New Year. To be perfectly frank I don’t blame them! I’d love to be heading off to warmer climes, though I doubt if Ireland’s real capital counts (Cork – if you’re not […]

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Purr For Christmas Opening Hours

I really should apologise to the dog lovers for my choice of “cute animal”, but this little fella was irresistible! (Besides I own cats not dogs, so deal with it!) Anyhow … Christmas is only a few weeks away, so I thought it best to give you all plenty of advance warning about open hours […]

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