If you have been nominated for a Net Visionary Award this year you can now put a tasty logo on your website or blog. (The sponsors haven’t been left out either, as you can see from the main page of this blog.) Adding the logo to your blog is quite easy. In my case I […]
We’ll be letting all our clients know about this really cool special offer later today, but I thought I’d give our blog readers the inside track first. Blacknight in partnership with SpreadShirt is offering free upgrades to the premium SpreadShirt shops. This upgrade will save you €60!! Spreadshirt is an online platform that allows you […]
We are proud sponsors of the Irish Internet Association Net Visionary Awards again this year. This year’s awards sees the introduction of two new categories that reflect the growing popularity of the media in question – namely blogging and podcasting. Here at Blacknight we’re passionate about new technologies, so it’s little surprise that several of […]
At the end of last week our technical team sent out a notification to a group of clients to forewarn them of a pending IP renumbering. As this kind of thing is quite technical I thought people might appreciate a more detailed explanation. The explanation will include technical information, but hopefully it will be easier […]
I was down in Cork on Saturday for BarCamp which we were sponsoring. I had a really good time and met some really interesting people. None of this would have been possible without the hard work of the organisers and volunteers, so I’d like to take this chance to thank them for all their selfless […]
The Irish Internet Association is organising a half day seminar in conjunction with Carlow County Enterprise Board. As the event is taking place in Carlow it’s only natural that we should be involved The schedule for the afternoon is as follows: 2.00-2.15: Registrations 2.15-2.30: Welcome and Introductions, CEO Carlow CEB 2.30-3.00: Quality Web Design to […]
I’ll be down in Cork next Saturday for Bar Camp which looks like it could be an interesting event. Looking at the list of attendees and speakers I recognise quite a few familiar names so it will be nice to actually meet a few of them “in real life”. If anyone wants to say “hi” […]
The Irish Internet Association annual awards, the Net Visionaries, will be held later this year. The Net Visionary award is the only award in Ireland where the public can not only nominate the winners, but also vote for them. You don’t need to be a member of the IIA, nor does the nominee. You can […]
We have received a number of phone calls in the past 24 – 48 hours regarding a domain name scam. A UK company, European Domain Solutions, has been ringing Irish businesses to scare them into registering domain names. They will try to charge you upwards of £150 per domain (over €200!) to register the domains, […]
If you want to hear a bit more about our new Ruby On Rails offering then you may be interested in our first podcast interview with Mario from PR Web. It’s available in mp3, iTunes and Ogg.
Here at Blacknight we like to keep our “finger on the pulse” of the web development world. We are also proud to innovate, which is why we are often the first company to introduce new technologies to the Irish market: – Spam filtering – PHP 5 – UML hosting to name but a few This […]
We’re expanding and taking on even more staff You can see full details of the job here NB:Agencies DO NOT CONTACT US.