Author Archive | Conn Ó Muíneacháin

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We #LoveSMEs ‘Cause They’re Sticky!

Over 80 companies have made it to the finals of the second annual Blacknight SME Awards – and we can’t wait to meet them all in Cork on April 16! We’re working with Mulley Communications and our MC Rick O’Shea to put the final touches to a special party: one that celebrates Irish SMEs in all their variety, in […]

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Blacknight Sponsors OFFSET Conference on Design and Creativity

If you’ve been on Dublin’s streets in the past week, you may be feeling more aesthetically stimulated than usual. It could be the stretch in the evenings, or it might be OFFSITE, the mini design festival which has been running since March 30th, aimed at taking design out of the studio and into the streets. OFFSITE is an offshoot (so to speak) from […]

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Blacknight on TV!

We made the news last week, when a TV crew from Nuacht RTÉ/TG4 visited our company headquarters in Carlow. The purpose was to get our thoughts about the IEDR’s public consultation on the proposal to permit accented ‘fada’ characters used in the Irish language in .IE domain names. (We’re for it!)   You can find out […]

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Seán vs. sean: Accented characters are important!

Tá Brí le Síntí Fada – Ba Chóir Dóibh a Bheith San Ainm Fearainn .IE

D’fhógair Michele ar an suíomh seo roinnt laethanta ó shin go bhfuil próiséas comhairliúcháin seolta ag IEDR, an clárlann d’ainmneacha fearainn .IE, i dtaobh an athrú polasaí atá beartaithe acu chun síntí fada a cheadú in ainmneacha fearainn. Is cinnte go gcuirfidh Gaeilgeoirí fáilte roimhe seo – ach ba chóir go mbeadh áthas ar gach aon […]

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Pictured at the launch of the OMiG Digital Summit (Left to Right) Kenneth Kelly, Galway Advertiser, Audrey Elliott, Ireland West Airport Knock, Kevin Moran, IMS Marketing, Stephanie Morrin, Galway Advertiser, Conn Ó Muíneacháin, Blacknight, David Glynn, Radisson Blue Hotel & Spa, Galway and Maricka Burke-Keogh, Founder, OMiG and Head of Digital Marketing Altocloud. Picture: Julia Dunin Photography

Win Tickets to OMiG Digital Summit in Galway!

Update: Competition is closed – but tickets are still available. Blacknight is a Gold sponsor of the Online Marketing in Galway (OMiG) Digital Summit. It’s on next Thursday January 21 at the Radisson in Galway. It’s the second year of this event and over 500 attendees are expected to come and hear from the experts in online marketing. […]

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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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.LIVE in .STUDIO is Where The Magic Happens

Two new Top Level Domains (TLDs) just entered General Availability at 5pm today: .LIVE and .STUDIO. If you’re involved in broadcasting, media, art or dance, or creative work of any kind, the studio is where the magic happens. Now there’s a domain to describe that special space online. One of the most profound revolutions of the Internet has […]

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Welcome to Dublin, ICANN. The Party’s On Us!

At Blacknight, we’re excited about ICANN 54. It’s not often that 2,500 geeks show up in our capital city looking to talk about domains, IP addresses and Internet governance. We’ve been enthusiastic participants at ICANN meetings around the globe, and our CEO Michele Neylon currently chairs the ICANN Registrar Stakeholder Group. We’re excited because we’re finally getting a chance […]

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Come Work for Us!

Blacknight continues to grow – thanks to our loyal customers and the wonderful staff that support them. In fact – we believe that customer support is our core competence – and we’re looking to build on it! We’ve advertised job vacancies in two roles: Customer Support / Technical Support and Senior Customer Support / Technical Support. We’ve also […]

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