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  1. How to Avoid Buying a Bad Domain – Tips From Google's Matt Cutts

    If the domain is parked, well we try to take part domains out of the results anyway so that might not indicate anything. However, some parked domain pages do this automatically as well. Buying a new domain can be stressful, especially when you don...

  2. 10 Google Search Changes Include Long Tail Indexing, Parked Domain Classifier

    New 'parked domain' classifier. Better long-tail indexing and parked domain detection are among the announced changes. Google now detects parked domains more easily, making them less likely to show up in the SERP.

  3. Search News & Headlines Around the Web - April 11, 2011

    Google Ordered To Disclose 'Parked Domain' Metrics - MediaPost Here's a roundup of today's other search news and headlines from around the web, sorted by category. Search Industry News Google Products Lacked Key Government Certification, DOJ Says...

  4. 5 Reasons Google's New Keyword Tool is Better [Best of SEW 2010 #6”

    Their beefs are substantial: overpaying on keyword-rich domain purchases, business failures from erroneous projections, and much more. AOL,, parked domains, etc. There's been a good deal of controversy of late surrounding the newest...

  5. Brand Monitoring: A Guide to Protecting Trademarks on Paid Search

    If you are a parked domain or made-for-ads site, or you're a competitor (and are not showing a product comparison), you will be allowed to sponsor trademark words on Google but not on Yahoo. Advertisers who engage in this practice include...

  6. SearchDay | Revisiting 2008 Search Predictions

    Google GoDaddy and Expired Domain Scam Dec 18, 2008 Granted Google can't be held directly accountable for all that goes on in another company. Dec 18, 2008 Hi Webmasters, I was just watching some high ranking sites and found this page, after that...

  7. Need To Track Your Brand Online? Try Search Monitor

    There was a new service launched at the beginning of the month that follows all uses of your brand, domain, special keywords and more - Search Monitor. We were quite alarmed to learn that some violators are parked domains, phishing, and spyware sites.

  8. A Look at Demographic Bidding for AdWords

    A vigilant reader pointed out that the tool could be used on search campaigns as well as content – thereby giving the advertiser the ability to block search campaign ads from showing on error pages and parked domain pages.

  9. Tips for Google Site and Category Exclusion Tool

    Users are brought to parked domain sites when they enter the URL of an undeveloped Web page into a browser's address bar. If you exclude this page type, you'll exclude all parked domain sites, including the ones on the search network.

  10. Revised Google Quality Rater Guidlines Surface

    While the guidelines mark parked domains as spam, Google maintains its DomainPark program, which allows domain owners to slap a page full of Adsense on their sites. Though, Philipp Lenssen points out parked domains are met with a bit of "do as I...

  11. Daily SearchCast, July 25, 2006: Report Says Google's Click Fraud Practices "Reasonable;" Few Opposed Proposed Google Click Fraud Settlement; Tracking Packages Via Search; Getting Real-Time Traffic

    Now, GoDaddy is allowing webmasters to sign up for a paid monthly subscription to CashParking, that would see webmasters get a share of the profits made from all clicks on the parked domain. Launches Private Label Domain Park Program