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Catch the Wave with these Q2 Domain Deals for Work and Play

Spring has sprung, and some of our Q2 domain deals at Blacknight are perfect for fun and leisure: namely .SURF, and .FISHING. We’ve also got special offers on .YOGA, and for those who simply can’t switch off, there’s .WORK. These are great examples of new ‘generic Top Level Domains’ (gTLDs): meaningful extensions that resonate with users, and make memorable domain names. Catch […]

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Domain Discounts to Shout About

We like running offers and discounts on domain names and hosting. Normally we run a discount promotion on one or two domain extensions at a time, but this time round we are running mega promotion across over 150 domain name extensions. Over 150! So which domain names are in the discount offer? There’s a lot […]

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Domain Registry Changes Coming to .Irish Domain

We’ve talked about the .irish domain name extension quite a bit over the last couple of years. Recently, however, we’ve been a little quiet about it, but that’s all going to change starting today. We still think that .irish is a fantastic choice for anyone with an affinity to Ireland or who is proud to […]

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DNS Magic Behind the Scenes

DNS. It’s not exciting or particularly interesting for most businesses. Yet you all use the DNS every single day when you browse the internet, send emails or use apps on your mobile phone or tablet. DNS is the internet’s address book system and when it’s working you shouldn’t care about it, but if there’s a […]

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IEDR Christmas Closure

IEDR have informed us that they will be closed from December 23rd 2016 until January 3rd 2017. During this period no new .ie domain name registrations, registrant changes, or other administrative changes will be possible. Nameserver updates will be possible during this period. We would recommend clients to ensure that they get all documents and requests […]

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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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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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