Quick Answer: How Do I Get Whois Privacy?

Do I need whois privacy?

Did you know the contact details attached to your web hosting domain are publicly available thanks to the WHOIS listings?

As a website owner, you do not need to purchase domain privacy.

However, the service offers a number of important benefits, including reducing spam and unwanted solicitations.

How do you make whois private?

Yes, it is possible to hide your information on WHOIS. Just get the private registration from your domain registrar. Through this you can hide your personal information. After that check details at a WHOIS service to know whether your registration is private or not.

How do I turn off whois privacy?

Click on the MY DOMAINS button, located on the top right hand corner. Click on the specific domain name you’d like to disable Whois Privacy for. Under to Whois Privacy you can toggle the button to off to disable the privacy.

What is Whois Privacy?

Domain privacy (often called Whois privacy) is a service offered by a number of domain name registrars. A user buys privacy from the company, who in turn replaces the user’s information in the WHOIS with the information of a forwarding service (for email and sometimes postal mail, it is done by a proxy server).