Finally, after years of having convoluted rules and processes, the .ie ccTLD domain name space will become easier to work with. From March 21st onwards it'll be WAY easier to register a .ie domain nameSo with that in mind we're slashing the price of 1st year .ie registration (and transfers!) to a mere €4.99Full details here … [Read more...] about Crazy Jaw Dropping Pricing on IE Domains
As of today this blog has a new web address: michele.blogI'm delighted to have been able to get this domain and excited to be switching over to it.For the past 13+ years I've been blogging under /blog on a number of different domains. I started out with mneylon.com, but several years ago I upgraded to michele.me. However I still kept the old web structure, so apart from … [Read more...] about Switching Over to Michele.blog
When I first started attending conferences I used to pickup a lot of marketing "tat" from the various vendors exhibiting. Over time you realise that you really don't need to have most of this junk in your life. I really don't need 20 backpacks, 15 water bottles, 500 pens or 100 notebooks. So these days if I do bother bringing back any of the "freebies' I restrict it to things … [Read more...] about A Very Practical Marketing Gizmo
Last Thursday afternoon, while the ICANN meeting was wrapping up in Buenos Aires, a historic moment was reached. At 5pm Irish time the .irish top level domain entered "general availability". In simpler words - from that moment onwards anyone, anywhere can now register a .irish domain name.This is cool.It's something that I've been looking forward to for several … [Read more...] about The .Irish Domain Is Now Available
This year I probably won't take a "proper" holiday. I'm more likely to take a few short "semi-holidays" either alone or with friends or family.The first one of these breaks was to Lisbon. And it was meant to be a holiday .. but could I escape work? Well not entirely:Yes, that's the .pt domain registry's offices in Lisbon. I stumbled upon it over the weekend. … [Read more...] about Even When I Try To Escape From Work ..