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IndieCork 2016 is Here! Win Tickets! [Video]

We’ve got more tickets to give away for the Blacknight-sponsored IndieCork Film Festival which starts on Sunday. This time we’ll draw two winners who will each get two season tickets admitting them to all the screenings (excluding the opening night, and the Film Feast which is sold separately). The full programme for IndieCork 2016 is now available. […]

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Tim Berners-Lee, Inventor of the World Wide Web

Facebook is Celebrating Internaut Day – Should We?

We’ve already celebrated the 25th birthday of the World Wide Web. On 12 March 1989 Tim Berners-Lee submitted his original proposal for a distributed system of hyperlinked documents on the internet. Just over two years later, the web went public, when Berners -Lee began posting details of The WWW Project on newsgroups, beginning on 6 August 1991. […]

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Social Media Isn’t The Answer To Everything

Here at Blacknight we’re advocates of social media. We use it a lot, both for our business as well as personally. We’ve even started offering a suite of tools to help small businesses manage their social media presence. However “social” is NOT the answer to everything. Social media networks rise and fall. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram […]

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One Social Media Dashboard To Rule Them All

We’ve been using social media for years and we recognise the value and importance of it for our business. However, we’re also very conscious of how much of a challenge social media can be for small business. When we came across Sóshlr at a conference some time ago our curiosity was piqued. Maybe this was a tool […]

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Pre-Order Your Short IE Domain Today

Would you like to have the domain 1.ie or b.ie? These and many other 1 and 2 character domains are still available to register. The “landrush” for short .ie domain names opens in February, as we announced previously. Up until 16th December 2015 only trademark holders could apply for a short .ie domain name, now […]

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Irish Parenting Bloggers

Blacknight at the IPB Awards

Saturday last saw myself and colleague Justyna attend the inaugural Irish Parenting Blog Awards in our capital city, Dublin.  A night of  networking, trending, (the #IPBAWARDS were trending on Twitter!) and excitement was had by all. It was a testament to the organizers how professionally the awards ceremony were run, and of course Blacknight were proud […]

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