Are shorter .IE domains on the way?

Do you think 1 and 2 character .IE domain names should be available to register? Whether you’re for it or against it, now is your chance to have your say. This is the first topic being tackled by the Policy Advisory Committee(PAC) and as a member, our Domain Name Geek, Kelly Salter, would love to know what YOU think! The PAC was set up by the Board of the IE Domain Registry (IEDR) in 2014 to consider and provide advice on policy issues concerning Ireland’s Internet top-level domain name, .IE. Kelly is actively involved in positive changes for .IE and […]

Is Google’s new mobile search ‘Mobile-geddon’?

If your website’s not mobile-friendly, your business could drop down the ranks in mobile phone searches as of today thanks to the latest Google search algorithm, nicknamed “mobile-geddon”. As the name suggests, this change could be disastrous for many websites as Google favours mobile-friendly sites in mobile searches over those that aren’t mobile-friendly. Mobile marketing company, Somo Global, say some top brands will be caught off guard and  potentially drop rankings today too including Versace, American Apparel, Next and Daily Mail. Even though many of these sites have apps and mobile sites they are not all recognised as mobile-friendly by […]

New Policy Advisory Committee established for the future of .IE

The .ie domain registry, IEDR, has recently established a consultative group known as the Policy Advisory Committee (PAC) and Kelly Salter, our Domain Names specialist, is one of the four registrar representatives nominated to the group. Kelly is honoured to be joining the group, she said, “The Irish market and the .ie TLD is of particular significance to us at Register365, to our group and also to our customer base. We have invested heavily over recent years in marketing to increase the exposure of the .ie TLD and educating small and medium business in Ireland of the value of getting […]

Ryan goes LIMITLESS

To launch our new LIMITLESS Web Hosting packages, we decided to push our own limits and do a skydive. One of our web developers, Ryan Meredith was chosen as the lucky skydiver, he said, “I couldn’t believe it, I felt anxious but energised at the thought of it. I tried not to think about the actual jump too much but it somehow kept creeping into my dreams at night which I found really strange.” The weather on the morning of the skydive was unpredictable but we were hopeful the jump would still go ahead. Ryan was scheduled for an afternoon […]