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 name So with that in mind we're slashing the price of 1st year .ie registration (and transfers!) to a mere €4.99 Full details here … [Read more...] about Crazy Jaw Dropping Pricing on IE Domains
The guys over at the .blog domain name registry have been doing a series of short posts to highlight or showcase "dotbloggers". My switch over to michele.blog as my main domain for my rather random blog posts was recently featured by them. You can read their post here. I made the move over to michele.blog early in January of this year, as I outlined here. Don and Paolo … [Read more...] about Michele.blog Featured by DotBlog Domain Registry
Back in 2010 I did a quick and dirty review of where Irish political parties were hosting their websites. Back then I was curious since so many of them were talking about "the knowledge economy", yet so few of them actually hosted their own websites in this country. Six years later things have changed. But what has also changed is the privacy regime. While back in 2010 … [Read more...] about General Election 2016: Where Do The Irish Political Parties Host?
The Irish Times has been trying to reinvent itself over the last year or so. Both the online and offline editions of the newspaper have been given design overhauls, but the online version might need a few more tweaks. Running it via a couple of tools that check how quickly it loads the results are a bit .. well see for yourself below .. GTMetrix gives it a score of C … [Read more...] about Irish Times New Site Is A Bandwidth Hog
I use a Mac. A lot of people use Macs.We're not all weirdos.HonestHowever there is nothing more annoying than a website that explicitly tells you that your choice of computer will not work:If it was a simple bit of brochureware I wouldn't mind as much, though I'd still think it was a bit odd.However it's not. It's the ecommerce site for Argos in the Spanish market. That they've … [Read more...] about Argos Spain Don’t Like Mac Users?