How to Find Out Who Hosts a Specific Website

Written by brandy alexander
  • Share
  • Tweet
  • Share
  • Email

A Web host supplies a server for your website files so that you can display them on the Internet. If you are new to Web design or are looking to change an existing host, it is helpful to locate the provider of other related websites so that you know which companies to research. Using online resources, it is easy to determine who hosts a specific website.

Skill level:
Moderately Easy


  1. 1

    Access a website host checker like WhoIsHostingThis? or Alternately, perform a domain search on DomainTools or Domain White Pages to get this information (see links below).

  2. 2

    Enter the URL address in the text field provided and click the "Find Host," "Lookup," "Go," or "OK" button to get the results.

  3. 3

    Locate the identified host name on the resulting pages of WhoIsHostingThis? or The DomainTools and Domain White Pages sources offer this data near the "Registrant" or "Registration" entry.

Don't Miss

  • All types
  • Articles
  • Slideshows
  • Videos
  • Most relevant
  • Most popular
  • Most recent

No articles available

No slideshows available

No videos available

By using the site, you consent to the use of cookies. For more information, please see our Cookie policy.