Archive | November, 2016

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Belgian Domain Registry Updates Their Terms

The Belgian domain name registry operator DNS Belgium recently announced changes to their terms and conditions. These changes are not that dramatic and the registry will be contacting all impacted registrants directly. If you are the registrant of a .be domain name you can review the updated terms, the old terms and the main changes […]

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Blogger? The .blog Domain Is Here!

If you’re a blogger do you have your own domain name? The new .blog domain name is now available so if you wanted to setup a blog to talk about your favourite topic you can now register names like: mytopic.blog myhometown.blog myhobby.blog and thousands and thousands of other options. Here at Blacknight several of us […]

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DotBlog Launches This Afternoon

Do you have a blog? Are you using a “free” Blogger, Tumblr or WordPress blog? Why not upgrade to your very own domain name? At 3pm today the .blog domain name will become available for registration to anyone anywhere. You’ll be able to order yours from us for only €24.99 (ex-VAT) per year. Here’s Don […]

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IE domain names could soon have accents

Want a .IE Domain With a Fada?

It’s Friday, so I thought re-using a cat picture was the purrfect choice. Since yesterday it’s possible to register .ie domain names with accents (fadas). It’s something we’ve been talking about for several months over on Fada.ie. So if your company or business name (or idea) is in the Irish language (an gaeilge) you can […]

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Win a dot-BLOG Domain Name with Blacknight at BLOGGERCONF

BLOGGERCONF is on tomorrow in Dublin’s Marker Hotel, and Blacknight is a sponsor! We’ll be giving a masterclass on domains and blog hosting, and we’ll be available on the Blacknight stand throughout the day, to answer your questions. In particular, we’ll be talking about the new .BLOG domain. Dot-BLOG promises to be a revolution for bloggers. When it […]

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Adding new Name Servers

Since we started offering hosting and other services to our clients we’ve always taken pride in reinvesting in our technical infrastructure and services. Over the past few years we’ve expanded our network and made it more resilient, while also investing in becoming ISO certified. DNS is something that most of our clients rely on. It’s […]

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