Personal IE domains will be available from October 31st 2007. Basically if you want to register yourname.ie you will be able to do so after October 31st. Since we expect that there will be a high demand for these domains we have put in place a queuing mechanism. How will this work? Our development team […]
There’s been quite a bit of media coverage in the last few days about the upcoming relaxation of IEDR rules to allow people to register yourname.ie. While some of the reporting hasn’t been particularly inspired some of it has been quite misleading. As of October 31st any Irish citizen or resident in Ireland will be […]
Just got this email from the IEDR: It has once again come to the attention of the IEDR that a company operating under the name “Internet Register Ireland” is in the process of contacting businesses with registered .ie domain names by post and by fax, soliciting them to register their domain name with the “Internet […]
The IE Domain Registry have finally released details of the policy change on personal domains which I’ve mentioned in the past. (For a long rant please see my personal blog) We will be offering personal IE domains from October 31st 2007 onwards. For clarity I am republishing the full text of the IEDR’s press release: […]
The IE Domain Registry will be conducting maintenance on their systems on the mornings of Tuesday September 4th and Wednesday September 5th 2007. From 6 am to 9 am no orders for new IE domains will be processed.
A lot of people signup for hosting using free email accounts or maybe their “current” work email address. Unfortunately nobody on our end can possibly know if those email addresses are valid weeks, months or years later. If you change your email address or telephone number you can easily update it via the control panel, […]
Since we’ve had several queries about registering “personal” IE domains I felt it might be prudent to clarify matters. First off – you currently CANNOT register a personal IE domain such as johndoe.ie There has been a lot of discussion in the media surrounding personal IE domains (I may have contributed in no little part […]
If you are trading under your own name now is the time to register your IE domain. Why? It is highly likely that the IE Domain Registry will be amending the rules governing “personal” IE domains. What does this mean? Soon any Irish resident will be able to register theirname.ie ie. if your name is […]