Since 1999, WhatIsMyIP.com® has been the industry leader in providing IP address information. Knowing your public IP address is crucial for online gaming, using remote desktop connections, and connecting to a security camera DVR. The IP address assigned to your home network allows you to be connected to the internet. WhatIsMyIP.com can also help you identify your VPN location if your goal is to protect your privacy or watch Netflix from a different region. WhatIsMyIP.com provides tools that allow users to perform an IP Location Lookup, IP Whois Lookup, Internet Speed Test, Proxy Detection, and more. Extensive tutorials show users how to trace an email address, how to create strong passwords, and how to avoid being tracked by ads online. Our trademark date with the USPTO goes back to January 31st, 1999. Throughout our 20 plus years, we've added tools, content, better design, and even built a full service API. The screenshots captured from the Wayback Machine will take you down memory lane. The history of WhatIsMyIP.com in images.