ICANN has opened a comment period in relation to whois conflicts with local law / data privacy law.Of course anytime ICANN, or anyone else, tries to make any changes to whois policy there are issues.Whois is, for a variety of reasons, an emotive subject.One of the areas that Article 29, several registries located in the EU and a number of registrars (including … [Read more...] about Help ICANN Fix Whois Conflicts With Data Privacy Law!
Irish registrar and hosting provider are offering free .co or .me domain names with some of their hosting plans (Disclosure - I own the company)You can read full details about the offer on their blog. Related articlesBlacknight now .co accredited (domainincite.com) Press Release: Blacknight Announce .CAT Super Summer Kickoff Promotion - The clock is … [Read more...] about Blacknight Offering Free and Discounted .Co and .Me Domains
Irish registrar and hosting provider Blacknight (disclosure - I own the company) is offering 1 year .cat domain name registration for a mere €9.99Full details here … [Read more...] about Blacknight Offer Deep Discount On .Cat Domains
The latest press release from IEDR covering Q1 of 2012 announces a couple of things:Q1 2012 registration figures were 12.2% higher than Q4 2011. We previously reported that they'd recorded a 12.9% growth during 2011 There are now more than 175 thousand .ie domain names registered. (As of 12.21 today there are 178949 in total)There's no actual analysis of the … [Read more...] about IE Domains Break 175 Thousand Mark And Reports Growth
Shameless self-promotion type post below.. this pays the bills - sorry!FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEBlacknight Kicks Off The New Year With Big Domain Savings. The largest registrar of .ie domains want to help you start the New Year with a huge January sale on hosting and domains.The New Year is the perfect time to start a blog, website or online business. Register a great … [Read more...] about Press Release: Blacknight Kicks Off The New Year With Big Domain Savings.
XXX will "go live" later this afternoon.How many domains will be registered by Christmas?Will they break the 1 million mark?Irish registrar Blacknight, which I founded and own, put out the following release earlier today, so this post is a self-promotion :)Blacknight Announce General Availability Launch of .XXXIrish registrar and hosting company Blacknight … [Read more...] about XXX General Availability Starts Today
I don't normally do this, but I was feeling a bit "naughty" this morning, so here you go ..Over at Blacknight we've just launched a "silly" promo on .be registrations and transfers. We're also running several other domain discount promotions at the moment, so if you want to switch provider, save money or register *that* domain .. now's the time!(Normal blogging will … [Read more...] about Domain Discounts – Shameless Plug
Blacknight, which I founded, has launched a new site to help end users get to grips with the "new domains" ie. the new TLD project.If anyone has any feedback or would like to assist please let us know:marketing [at] blacknight.com … [Read more...] about Making Sense of New Domain Extensions