If you ever wanted to know if a domain name was available or who owns it, it can be hard at time with many websites giving you outdated information or just no information at all you. Your in luck, the answer is Whois.
Whois can see if a domain is available and if it is not, you can see all of the information about the domain. If the domain is not available this tool will show you everything that you need to know if you are interested in snapping the domain up when it is expired. You can see who owns the domain name right now and where it is registered. You can also see what the server the domain name is hosted on, which can help to show you where there site is hosted. Another thing that you will be able to see is when the domain is going to expire so that you may have a chance to register it. You will also be able to see when the domain was created which can also be a very useful thing. This tool is something that can help you in several different ways.
It can help you to choose the domain name that is going to be just right for you and your site, but it can also be used to find domains that you are interested in buying from another person. You will be able to find a way to contact them after using this tool.