The Whois API returns well-parsed WHOIS fields in XML and JSON formats. The service covers over 6.0B WHOIS records, with close to 600M domains and 3,000 TLDs tracked. The API allows developers to monitor domain registrations, check domain name availability, and learn more about domain registrants to avoid fraudulent and criminal activities. The API can also be used for brand protection and other purposes.
How does it work? The service automatically follows the WHOIS registry referral chains until it finds the correct WHOIS registrars with the most comprehensive WHOIS data.
WHOIS API, Inc. announces the launch of IP Geolocation API and IP Geolocation Database. Designed as complementary services, the tools enable users to identify the location of website visitors’ IP addresses down to the latitude and longitude, time zone, country, city, and ZIP code.
The Whois XML Website Categorization API allows finding out website categories. Developers can use the API to investigate threats at the URL and identify malicious activities (i.e., malware, phishing...