WordPress Domain Search

Description

Allow users to check domain name availability directly from your website. Availability is shown without redirecting users. With the use of widgets you can add the domain search to multiple locations on your website. You can also quickly check domain availability yourself using the admin dashboard widget. This plugin is multisite compatible and free.

WordPress Domain Search is powered by NerdWarehouse.com. Nerd Warehouse is a low-cost domain registrar and hosting provider that specializes in WordPress Hosting. Data centers in the United States, Europe, and the Asian-Pacific support our massive cloud hosting network and we offer localized 24/7 phone support.

Screenshots

  • Search for available domains directly from your website.
  • Instantly know if a domain is available without leaving your website.
  • When a domain is available your users can choose to buy it from whichever registrar you selected in the widget options. The registrar's website opens in a new tab.
  • WordPress Domain Search plugin creates a widget with lots of customization options.
  • Quickly check domain availability through your prefered registrar from the admin dashboard widget.

Installation

Normal plugin installation.

Domain Search Widget

  1. Activate the widget via the “Appearance” menu in WordPress.
  2. Adjust options to your liking.
  3. You’re Done!

Reviews

Nuwamba 24, 2020
keeps on posting it to a none https site, my chrome browser doenst allow this ajax call. tweaking the plugin work, but the other site doenst support SSL so I had to abondone this plugin, hopefully an update makes this better in the future.
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Contributors & Developers

“WordPress Domain Search” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

3.1.1

  • Multisite compatible.

3.1.0

  • Domain search added to admin dashboard.
  • Default registrar setting added.

3.0.0

  • Complete rebuild.

2.3.3

  • Function change to support servers running versions of PHP older than 5.3

2.3.0

  • Added shortscode support.
  • Added custom CSS options.
  • Refactored CSS scheme.

2.2.0

  • Added 1and1.com as an available domain registrar.
  • Name change: Dotster.com became Domain.com
  • Updated supported TLD lists.
  • Updated the widget options.
  • Simplified the HTML structure around the domain search bar.
  • Confirmed compatibility up to WordPress version 3.5.1

2.0.0

  • Added the “Widget Title Display” option.
  • Added GoDaddy.com, NetworkSolutions.com, Dotster.com, and Register.com as options for the registrar to check domain availability.
  • Added the option to choose a target window.
  • Added the “TLD Menu Display” option (only available for some registrars).
  • Added support for multiple instances of the widget.
  • Updated to the newest version of the WordPress Widget API.
  • Confirmed compatibility up to WordPress version 3.2.1

1.2.3

  • Set the domain search results page to open in a new tab.
  • Added the domain search feature as an admin dashboard widget.

1.2.2

  • Added .SE as an available domain extension. This extension is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Sweden.
  • Confirmed backwards compatibility to WordPress version 2.8
  • Confirmed compatibility up to WordPress version 3.0.5