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How can I find out who owns a website?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by Michlap, Dec 3, 2015.

  1. Michlap

    Michlap Regular Member

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    How can I find out who owns a website?
     
  2. M4XW3LL

    M4XW3LL Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Who.is will tell you the register's name, but that doesn't assure you that it's the owners name since they might be using fake information to register the domain.
     
  3. yaaash

    yaaash Regular Member

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    i think the answers lies on the website's contact us page .....

    Also try whois
     
  4. Michlap

    Michlap Regular Member

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    The whois is private
     
  5. Michlap

    Michlap Regular Member

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    I do not believe the contact page as it is an Affiliate site
     
  6. HoneyHelper

    HoneyHelper Supreme Member

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    I usually copy and paste the url in google search !
     
  7. bartosimpsonio

    bartosimpsonio Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    The private whois email will land at their legitimate email. Send them a message and see who replies.
     
  8. majk1982

    majk1982 Registered Member

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    In the whois details you'll find the registrar, contact them and tell that you want to buy this website, they should contact with the owner. You should ask the registrar to give the owner's e-mail to conduct the selling process because you want to conduct it by your broker and it must by done privately.