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[How to] Find IP Address and Info About a Website Using Terminal Commands


This video shows you how to obtain the IP Address of a website and find out information about the website such as contact information for the host server by using text commands in terminal. Can be very helpful if someone is using a website to scam you.

open terminal – ping [web address] (e.g. ping

ctr c stops ping

whois [ip address] – gives you info on the website.

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