Safe Domain Name Checker

Ever searched for a domain name you like, only to find it gone a few hours later when you’re ready to buy? Frustrating isn’t it?

Not with the Safe Domain Name Checker – it’s nothing fancy but it’s safe.

When your domain appears to already be registered within hours of checking,  this is known as domain name front-running or domain sniffing.  It’s a scummy practice that has been going on for years. It’s where you search for a name and the registrar then uses the signals you give to maximise the price, sometimes even selling the information to other companies that buy up the domains that people are searching for and then sell them at a premium. If you’re interested in learning more, read this article on WikiPedia which explains the phenomenon in greater detail. Continue reading “Safe Domain Name Checker”