Updated - more new TLDs available to the general public

Thursday, April 17, 2014


** New TLDs have officially launched to the general public. ------------------------------------------------------------ New domains now available through Blackfoot. Finding an address that fits your business is easier than ever. Increase your exposure with a new TLD today. .bike .camera .careers .clothing .construction .contractors .diamonds .directory .enterprises .equipment .estate...

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Heartbleed / OpenSSL security flaw

Thursday, April 10, 2014


There has been widespread media circulation over the course of this week regarding a flaw in the OpenSSL software used to provide SSL security to various web services, with the flaw commonly being referred to as Heartbleed. While our systems do all make use of the OpenSSL software to provide https security to customer websites with SSL Certificates, our own billing/support portal and secured...

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New TLDs have officially launched to the general public.

Saturday, March 8, 2014


** New TLDs have officially launched to the general public. ------------------------------------------------------------ New domains now available through Blackfoot. Finding an address that fits your business is easier than ever. Increase your exposure with a new TLD today. .bike .camera .careers .clothing .construction .contractors .diamonds .directory .enterprises .equipment .estate...

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We are pleased to announce upgrades to our Hosting plans!

Sunday, January 19, 2014


As we move forward with more powerful server technologies and to continue to compete in this ever growing internet world we have made substantial increases to the web space and bandwidth included with our hosting plans. You don't have to do anything - all existing clients will receive the increased resources immediately. Some plans now have unlimited* web space and bandwidth which means...

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New domains - verification for the registrant email address

Wednesday, December 18, 2013


ICANN has requested that Registrars verify the Registrant email address associated with new domain name registrations. Beginning January 1st 2014, all gTLD new registrations processed through eNom, our registrar for .com, .net, .org, .biz, .info, .tv, .eu, .me, .co and .mobi domains, will be subject to email verification specifically for the Registrant email address. When a new domain...

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Securing your Client Area at Blackfoot with 2 factor authentication

Sunday, October 20, 2013


If you have weak passwords or they are used on multiple accounts we encourage you to change them. Make sure your password is longer than 8 characters and contains at least one number or non-alphabetic character such as '9','-' or '%'. It must also be unique and should not be used elsewhere. Please remember your password is case-sensitive when re-entering it. General advice on passwords * Don't...

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Blackfoot Affiliate Scheme Launch

Thursday, September 5, 2013


We are pleased to announce the launch of the new Blackfoot Hosting Affiliate Scheme. It costs nothing to become an affiliate and you can earn up to 50% commission on any Hosting Plans or VPS plans that are ordered through your unique affiliate links. It's an in-house system so we don't have any third parties to satisfy or middle men to pay - which in turn means it's simpler and more rewarding...

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Installatron is now included with all Blackfoot Hosting Plans!

Thursday, August 8, 2013


Installatron is now included with all Blackfoot Hosting Plans! What is it? Installatron is a web application auto-installer and auto-upgrader (also known as a script installer) for website owners and businesses. It is now provided in addition to our existing "site software" range of automated installers and provides a similar function but provides a greatly enhanced installation/management...

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The new Blackfoot Site Builder is here!

Sunday, May 27, 2012


The new Blackfoot Site Builder is here! We have launched a new Site Builder for those clients who want a quick and easy way to get a website online. The new Site Builder comes with 100's of templates etc and is included FREE with all new hosting plans - accessible via the Cpanel control panel - Software section. Site Studio Our old website builder, Site Studio is no longer being...

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New multi-year registration for .uk domains

Tuesday, May 1, 2012


From 1 May 2012 it will be possible to register domain names with registration periods other than the previous value of two years. The new registration periods will allow the registration and renewal of .uk domain names for between 1 and 10 years. The registration period must not exceed 10 years - so for example when renewing a domain name that has an expiry date in 2 years time it can...

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