Archive | November, 2015

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Doing Some Lobbying “On The Hill”

Just over a week ago I was in Washington DC as part of the Internet Infrastructure Coalition‘s delegation. Over the course of two days we met with quite a few Hill staffers, congress people and representatives. It was a fascinating experience, though also incredibly tiring. Why does Blacknight care? Blacknight is an Irish company. While […]

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Black Friday Domain Discounts!

It’s “Black Friday” so we’ve pulled out all the stops on our domain name registration discounts and special offers. We already announced some special offers and discounts on *some* domain name extensions in our “pre-Black Friday” announcement yesterday. Today, however, is Black Friday, so here are our special discounts and offers: NB: These prices are […]

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Congregation 2015 Brings Social Media Heads to Mayo

I’m getting ready to to Congregation 2015 this weekend, in beautiful Cong, Co Mayo. Once again, this quiet Mayo village will play host to about 70 social media professionals who will participate in a unique unconference spread across tiny venues in the village on Saturday. In addition to the main event, Congregation has spread out into Friday night and Sunday as […]

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Irish? Get Yourname.irish Today!

If you’re Irish or feel you are, why not let the world know with your own .irish domain name? We love the .irish domain for a lot of reasons: They’re easy to register The “Irish brand” is strong and choosing a domain that says you are Irish sends a strong message You don’t need to […]

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Are you ready for Black Friday?

  Love it or loath it, this annual phenomenon is becoming an ever increasingly popular event in Ireland.  Many businesses now rely on Black Friday to increase their revenue, and are gearing up to take advantage of the opportunity. For those with an online presence, the opportunity is huge, especially when considering that only around […]

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Warning – Phishing Scam Targetting Blacknight Customers

We have received several reports from customers of scam emails that purport to be sent by us. See example below: Subject: Domain xxxxxx.COM Suspension Notice Date: 03.11.2015 03:32 From: “Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd.” <abuse@blacknight.com.info> To: <shop@xxxxxxx.com> Dear Sir/Madam, The following domain names have been suspended for violation of the Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd. Abuse Policy: […]

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