Website And Domain Lookup Tools

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Website And Domain Lookup Tools

Xah Lee, 2010-03-17

A few misc tips and tools about domain names and websites.

Domain and IP Tools

whois is a tool to find out tech info about domain names. On a unix command line, you can just type for example “whois example.com”. For good web based ones, see:

Website Info

For web site popularity, demograph, trustworthiness, the best few are:

Wikipedia articleSite Home PageAlex RankPurpose
Alexa.comalexa.comRanking etc.
Quantcast.comquantcast.com1012demograph
WOT: Web of Trustmywot.com4784site safety
Symantecnorton.com2573site safety

Connection Speed

A popular site for testing your connection speed is:

http://www.speedtest.net/

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