A reputable web hosting company shouldn’t sell your personal information and generally it is the low-cost, budget hosting companies that make profit from your profile.
Some of these hosting companies have the gall to sell Domain Privacy (GoDaddy included!) with the promise of securing your personal details.
Do I need GoDaddy domain privacy?
The simple answer is no. As a website owner, you do not need to purchase domain privacy. However, the service offers a number of important benefits, including reducing spam and unwanted solicitations.
Is GoDaddy domain privacy worth it?
Just about everywhere else will ask for money for privacy protection. If you’re adamant to avoid identity thieves and spammers, then Domain Privacy may be worth it. I enjoy the privacy option provided by GoDaddy because it allows me to hide things such as my address, personal email, and phone number for domains.
What is GoDaddy used for?
“GoDaddy Inc. is an American publicly traded Internet domain registrar and web hosting company. As of May 2017, GoDaddy has served approximately 17 million customers and had over 6000 employees worldwide. The company is known for its advertising.
What is privacy and business protection GoDaddy?
Privacy & Business Protection**
GoDaddy’s privacy partner, Domains by Proxy®, protects you from hackers, hijackers, and data miners by replacing your name, address and other details in the public WHOIS directory with its business address and phone number.