GoDaddy Whois search page helps you contact the registrant with an official GoDaddy mail

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  1. Prashant Sharan

    Prashant Sharan India Well-Known Member

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    A few years ago, GoDaddy began blocking Whois lookups from third party websites. For instance, when I do a Whois search using DomainTools to find a registrant email address, if a domain name is registered at GoDaddy, there is a link within the Whois record that says: “Registrant Email: Select Contact Domain Holder link at
    https://www.godaddy.com/whois/results.aspx?domain=[domainname].com” It’s a bit of an inconvenience to me, but I am sure GoDaddy has its reasons for this policy.

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