Archive | December, 2012

happy new year 2013

Happy New Year! Here’s To 2013

It’s the last few hours of 2012.. 2012 has been a very busy year for both us and our customers. There have been high points and low points, like every year.. So what will 2013 hold for us all? Will you be making crazy New Year’s resolutions that you’ll forget about in a few weeks? […]

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Getting Your Feet Wet

Getting your feet wet…

We’ll be announcing two winners today in this post. Conference calls and work seem to be getting the better of us. Day 3’s question: What’s the most popular Linux template on our cloud hosting system ? If you did a bit of a search on our blog you’d have found our post on Which Version […]

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new TLD draw results

Irish Domain Registrar evaluates which new TLDs will first be available for their customers

Earlier this week ICANN held a lottery or draw to help determine the prioritisation of new TLD applications We put out this release on it earlier this afternoon Blacknight Announce Results of New gTLD Applicant Priority Draw Irish Registrar evaluates which new TLDs will first be available for their customers. December 20, 2012- Carlow, Ireland […]

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Get IE domains with Blacknight

Last Call On IE Domains For 2012

If you need to get a .ie domain name – be that a new domain name registration, a transfer or a holder update / change the clock is ticking .. The IEDR will be closed from tomorrow afternoon until 2013! So get your orders in today! If you have a pending .ie domain registration request […]

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Privacy is the name of the game

The name of the game is…

…and the winner our our mini competition for Day two is … Maurizio from Milano, Italy 🙂 He has been informed via email and the mini pack of goodies should be winging its way to him shortly. The question that we asked was “What service allows you to protect your identity as the owner of […]

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Christmas 2011 opening hours

Christmas Opening Hours 2012

While our servers might be working 24/7/365 our staff will be taking some time off over the Christmas holidays. So here are the opening hours for our offices over the Christmas break: Monday 24th December 2012 – 08:00 – 15:00 Tuesday 25th December 2012 – closed Wednesday 26th December 2012 – Sales and Accounts closed, […]

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Hatching your next great idea

Hatching a great idea…

Yesterday we started the first of our week of competitions – ( The competitions may only be for 5 days 🙂 ) The question we asked was “Where do we recommend you get great images for your website ” …and the first winner is … Eugene from Galway. They’ve been notified via email. The correct […]

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Blacknight Supporting StartUps

Blacknight sponsor ParkYa beta launch

As keen supporters of start-ups, we were delighted to sponsor the recent ParkYa beta launch event in Dublin. ParkYa is an app that will help you find parking close by and to also pay for the parking spot. As everyone knows, finding parking in a city or unknown town is a real pain, so this app […]

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Gianni Ponzi Optimise 2012

IEDR Optimise 2012 Awards

As the hosting providers for, a graduate of the IEDR’s Optimise 2012 initiative, we were delighted to attend the 2012 awards ceremony, hosted by the IEDR and attended by Communications Minister Pat Rabbitte, TD. Unfortunately Padraig O’ Sullivan from couldn’t be there but we will be delighted to forward him his certificate The fund, which […]

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Christmas discount offers on hosting & domains

Press Release: Blacknight Ring in the Holidays With and Big Domain Discounts

We’re not shy about sharing our news and offers, so our super duper PR person extraordinaire put together a press release for us in record time.. and it’s now winging its way across the interwebs  to spread the news .. What’s it about? Our super duper Christmas discounts of course! Here it is .. Blacknight […]

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Christmas discount offers on hosting & domains

Happy Christmas Offers

It’s that time of the year again .. So we’ve revamped and relaunched our super duper Christmas offers site. What’s on offer? This year you can save quite a bit on both hosting and domains – but you have to use the coupon code “xmas12” to get the discounts Domains: .eu €4.99 .co €11.99 .me […]

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Special offers via the Blacknight control panel

Take Advantage Of Special Offers

Existing Blacknight client? Want to take advantage of the Google Adwords deal? Or how about the stock photos one? You can access these and other special offers easily via your control panel. They all “live” under the “special offers” tab: Any questions? Let us know! Related articles Market and Promote Your Online Business ( Press […]

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