Question by jacobjohnfrance: is there a way to register my domain with ICANN directly or view a registered domain on the ICANN site?
i have registered quite a few domains with Godaddy, but that doesn’t give me any sense of security if someone decides to steal or hijacks them somehow. is there a listing in ICANN or somwhere similar which proves my ownership of the domain? i already know about whois and that isn’t what I’m looking for. thanks!

Best answer:

Answer by Dave G
Don’t trust any cheap service, many of them don’t allow you to have full control on your domain name. If you’re going to buy domain names, http://www.goldpuma.com is the lowest cost service which is full-featured and really works for you ($ 9.99). They offer free extras with every domain name:

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