An accidental link to a parked domain can happen quicker than you might think – just make a small typo in the URL, for example, and you are linking to a completely different website than intended. Even larger is the risk of abandoned websites whose domains expire and then fall into the hands of domain-parking companies. If a link works today, it doesn’t at all mean that it will still point to the same content tomorrow.
Unfortunately, detecting parked domains isn’t easy because they typically return a
We at Dr. Link Check have developed a large database of signatures to identify parked domains based on DNS records, HTTP headers, and HTML code. Our parked domain checker is included with the Professional and Premium Plans. You can access the list of parked domain links found on your website by selecting Parked from the sidebar.