Tag Archives | Social media

Combining DNS, RSS and FourSquare

I love playing with social media services and I love new technologies. When we first started working on RSS.me it was to provide a “sane” service for ourselves and by extension, me. So doing something that allowed a combination of domains AND social media AND technology obviously was going to happen at some point .. […]

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Blacknight Sponsoring Best Use Of Social Media Award

We’ve been involved with the Irish Internet Association and their annual awards ceremony, the Net Visionary Awards, for several years. We’ve sponsored it, been nominated, been shortlisted and even won a few awards over the past few years. This year we’re sponsoring a category that we feel particularly strongly about – “Best Use of Social […]

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Woohooo! We Won A Social Media Award!!

Last night a couple of us were in Dublin’s Mansion House for the Bord Gais Social Media Awards 2011. The event, which was run by Mulley Communications, was very well organised with live music and a nice drinks reception before the official part of the evening began. As usual the MC was Mr Rick O’Shea […]

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Social Media Awards Nominations Out

We’re nominated for the Social Media Awards this year. You can see the full list of nominees here There’s even a nice little graphic that we can use to proclaim our nomination: If you’re planning on attending the event, then you need to book tickets here. At only €50 each they’re not expensive and past […]

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Facebook pages are getting an upgrade

If you’ve ever had a Facebook page one of the things that has no doubt really annoyed you big time is the fact that you never get notifications when someone likes something / comments on something or even just asks you a question on there. Unless you’re constantly monitoring the page, which I know I […]

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Meet The Twitter Team!

I’d be the first to admit that when we first started using Twitter a couple of years ago it was purely an experiment. It was something I signed up for and something I didn’t really consider of any value. (To read my quite scathing post on it click here) To be perfectly frank I thought […]

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Measure It! February 2nd 2011

We’re delighted to announce that we will be sponsoring the next couple of “Measure It!” events in Dublin. The next one is taking place in The Science Gallery, Dublin on February 2nd from 10am to 12pm. The event centres around social media, marketing and measurement ie. statistics / data. If you spend any time or […]

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We Want The Feedback!

Another Customer Service Experiment

The next 12 to 18 months are going to be pretty exciting (and stressful) here at Blacknight.A lot of things that have been in the pipeline should hopefully bear fruit and among other things both our staff and client numbers are growing all the time. So one of the areas that I am particularly interested […]

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Like What We Do? Gis a Vote!

We may have left this a bit late, but if you think we do a good job with providing customer service and support via social media and can spare a couple of seconds we’d appreciate your vote over on the Mashable Awards. Click here to give us your vote for “best social media customer service”. […]

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