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3 euro .ie names

Promotion: Get your .ie name for 3 Euro!

Published by on March 5th, 2020

Spiral Hosting are offering new 1-year .ie domain registrations for an incredible €3 +vat!. All new 1-year registrations are at the discounted price until 31 March 2020. You can get your irish name by placing an order here. Already have an .ie name with another provider? You can transfer it to Spiral Hosting including 1 … Read more ›

The big PHP 7.3 upgrade

The Big PHP 7.3 Upgrade (December 2019)

Published by on December 6th, 2019

Spiral Hosting are committed to providing the latest software on our web servers for optimum performance and security. Part of this job is our technicians maintaining the many different PHP versions on offer, with every version having its own launch date, updates and patches throughout its lifespan, and finally decommissioning. From time to time we … Read more ›

dnsIreland.org – Domain registration scam

Published by on January 9th, 2019

Spiral Hosting has today warned our Irish clients of a domain registration scam from dnsIreland.orgWe wish to advise all our clients to be on the lookout for scam emails from “DNS Ireland” (specifically dnsireland.org). The company claims to be “founded in 2009 in the heart of Dublin”, however their website domain was only registered in … Read more ›

Comodo CA Changes Name to Sectigo

News – SSL authority Comodo changes name to Sectigo!

Published by on November 2nd, 2018

Comodo CA (Certificate Authority), the company behind Comodo SSL certificates, was acquired by Francisco Partners one year ago. After the acquisition the Comodo CA branding remained extremely similar to Comodo, their former parent company. That was until now.. The new owners have renamed the company Sectigo! The rebranding was always inevitable because the names were … Read more ›

Lookout for Scam Emails!

Alert – Lookout for new scam emails

Published by on September 27th, 2018

Spiral Hosting are today warning our clients to lookout for new scam emails which are linked to recent data breaches at some leading retail websites. We wish to advise all our clients to be on the lookout for new types of email scams. There are several different versions of a phishing scam email currently circulating, … Read more ›

Ensure your software is up to date: TLS v1.0 switch off 30th June 2018

Published by on June 28th, 2018

Saturday 30th June 2018 marks a significant change to how the Internet communicates. An old security protocol (TLS version 1.0) is being phased out, and this might cause issues for anyone hasn’t updated their computer’s operating system, web browser or email software in the last few years. This blog post explains what’s happening and what you … Read more ›

Digital DNA 2018 – Ireland’s leading business + tech event

Published by on June 15th, 2018

Spiral Hosting are delighted to be back at St George’s Market, Belfast for another year of Digital DNA conference + awards, taking place on 19 + 20 June 2018. It’s one of the biggest and most exciting digital business events in the UK & Ireland, perfect for business owners, entrepreneurs, CEO’s/CTO’s, web developers, marketing and business … Read more ›

St Patrick's Day Promotion 75% Off Domains

Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Duit!: Happy St Patrick’s Day!

Published by on March 16th, 2018

Spiral Hosting wish you a very happy St Patrick’s Day! We’re offering two mind-blowing promotions this year. Whether you’re in Ireland, Irish abroad, or just Irish at heart!, grab a bargain and celebrate St Patrick’s Day! 75% off a new domain registration: .ie domain €3.99 or £3.55 .com domain €2.27 or £1.97 .co.uk or .uk … Read more ›

Advertising for new relaxed .ie registration policy

New .ie policy sparks nationwide awareness campaign

Published by on March 14th, 2018

Spiral Hosting have today launched a nationwide advertising campaign across the island of Ireland to promote the new relaxed rules for registering .ie names. Advertising will appear on public transport and in shopping centres. The relaxed rules will make it much easier to register an .ie domain name, simply by showing your connection to Ireland – … Read more ›

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