Protect Your Domain Research

Lots of people in the domain industry have suspected it but hard evidence is finally emerging that people are spying on your domain research.

Basically, if you're searching for a domain but don't buy it immediately, there is a good chance that someone will get there ahead of you.

Click here to read the relevant EWeek article.

So how do you protect your privacy?. Simple – create your own WhoIs look-up. Save the following code as a file called whois.php and upload it to your server. Voila! You can see ours at Thanks to members of for this tip.

Download the DIY WhoIs (.zip file)

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