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Retweets, Likes & Shares Don’t Help Refugees

I’m not sure how people were able to support causes before the advent of social media. How did they like, share or retweet hashtags and vacuous catchy phrases? It must have been so hard .. Oh wait .. Didn’t we all pony up cash and actually help fund those organisations “on the ground”? Remember Live […]

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World Aids Day 2014

Today in case you didn’t know it is World Aids Day.  We’re obviously not going to talk about AIDs or HIV as there are people far more skilled in doing so. What we will talk about is .hiv the domain extension. See the below video to learn more about the .hiv extension. Did you know […]

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The Blacknight Ice Bucket Challenge

Do you accept the Blacknight Ice Bucket Challenge?

  We’re nominating you to get great hosting with Blacknight and we’ll donate 10% of the sale of any shared hosting plan to charity. Just use coupon code “icebucket” at check out. A number of staff have already done the Ice Bucket Challenge here and who knows who’ll get nominated next … Some have opted […]

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Help .me to Help you

Press Release: Blacknight Announce Help.ME Disaster Relief Initiative

We’ve just released this press release and it’s for a worthy cause. November 15, 2012 – Carlow, Ireland – Philanthropist registrar and hosting company Blacknight joins the DotME registry in promoting Help.Me, a global disaster relief initiative. ( is a disaster relief website created by the team behind .ME (, the Internet domain name […]

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Sponsoring 24 The Web

Here at Blacknight we’re strong believers in supporting interesting and / or worthy causes. We’ve sponsored plenty of events over the last few years and hopefully we’ll continue to be able to do so. Personally I love the concept behind 24 The Web. It’s so simple and incredible, so when I heard that Stewart was […]

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