Tag: IP Address Validation

Collecting IP Addresses on Your Web Form
When someone fills out a web form on your website to get access to your product or service, or perhaps just for extra information, there is a decent chance the...
IP Address Validation: Sample Use Cases
This article looks at some important use cases for our DOTS IP Address Validation product. Before diving in, let’s look at what IP Address Validation is. In a nutshell, it...
Bombs Away! How to Prevent List Bombing
Of all the ways that people can make a pain in the neck of themselves, you can add a new one to the list: list bombing, also known as lead...
IP Addresses: A Lesser-Known (But Important) Piece of Contact Data
When you gather contact data for leads and customers, some items are obvious: name, mailing address, and email to name a few. But in some cases, it makes sense to...
IP Address Validation: What Can I Learn From an IP Address?
What is DOTS IP Address Validation? First, it helps to understand what an IP address is. IP addresses are like a mailing address, but for devices on the internet. It...
Lead Validation: The Core Components
How good are your leads? DOTS Lead Validation, Service Objects’ most popular composite service, is designed to measure lead quality – helping our clients reduce fraud, increase conversions and enhance...
Contact Country Detection: How It Works
In a previous blog, we discussed the benefits of using DOTS Address Detective – International to detect a contact’s country. This blog will discuss some of the challenges surrounding country...
Power Up Your Ecommerce
Some things are just better together. Like milk and cookies. Or peanut butter and jelly. Or, if you do online sales and marketing, ecommerce platforms and data validation services. Integrating...
Looking Beyond Simple Blacklists to Identify Malicious IP Addresses
Using a blacklist to block malicious users and bots that would cause you aggravation and harm is one of the most common and oldest methods around (according to Wikipedia the...

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