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OPTIMISE 2015

IEDR Calls on SMEs to Apply for OPTIMISE 2015

You may recall our blog post announcing the winners of OPTIMISE 2014 The official awards ceremony was held last week and while we were attending we’re sorry to say that unfortunately  we don’t have any photos. However OPTIMISE 2015 was announced and launched by the Minister for Communications, Alex White, T.D. If you don’t know what […]

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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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Want Some Free Twitter Ads Credit?

We’re strong advocates of social media and use it daily to help our clients, promote our services and interact with the online community. So working with Twitter to be able to give SMEs a “leg up” or “jump start” for some social media advertising seemed like a good idea .. well it was pretty damn […]

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We Made The Finals Of #Sockies14 !!

Yesterday afternoon the finalists for the 2014 Social Media Awards were announced. We are delighted to have made “the final cut” in multiple categories: Customer Care using Social Media (Integrated) – Sponsored by Sky Best Blog of an SME – Sponsored by .ME Registry Best Business Twitter account – marketing, sales – Sponsored by Kantar […]

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Kickstart Your Business With .Co!

When you’re starting out with your online venture you need to make sure that you’ve got a good domain name. The domain name is, in many ways, the cornerstone of your online business. So why not give your business the kickstart it needs and grab a .co domain name? DotCo domains are fast becoming the […]

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Reflecting on Ten Years Plus of Hard Work [Video]

  Blacknight’s new data centre was officially opened on Monday by the Minister of State for Research and Innovation, Sean Sherlock TD, before an audience of friends and colleagues. Afterwards, our CEO Michele Neylon spoke about the company’s 10-year journey, from a bedroom in Paul Kelly‘s sister’s house, to a 12,000 sq ft facility employing […]

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Adopt Social and Win Sales

Social media. It’s probably one of the biggest buzzwords of the last few years. We believe in “social”. It works. Engaging with customers, both existing and prospective, can and will help your business, as long as you are genuine. Being able to incorporate social media into our customer support centre was one of the reasons […]

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