What is Domain Privacy Protection? Why do I need it?
- by Antoniy Yushkevych
- in Web Hosting
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Anyone who has previously registered a domain knows that they need to provide certain contact details when doing so. Did you know, however, that these contact details are publicly available through the WHOIS listings? This is why for a small surcharge MonoVM and most other domain registrars offer a domain privacy protection, a.k.a. WHOIS protection. Now, before getting more into detail on what exactly is domain privacy and why one might want to use it, let’s get real. Is it really needed? The simple answer is no, your website will run the same whether you have WHOIS protection...