What is a Parked Domain?
A parked domain is a registered domain name that is active but is not associated with a specific website by pointing and directing the users to another domain webpage that could be a full operating website or a single webpage layout with related links with the sole purpose of generating clicks for revenues.
Is it Good to Have a Domain Parked?
Parked Domain Example
A typical parked domain page has a simple layout with a list of links related to the domain name. These links may generate advertising revenue for the parked domain’s owner when users click on them.
Another parked domain page could be where multiple domains are directed to the same website. For example, if hosting.com is your main web site, you can purchase hosting.net or besthosting.com and assign it as a parked domain.
What does it Mean if a Domain is Parked for Free?
A domain parked for free means that the domain is being pointed the domainer, where the domain was purchased, parked page without any cost or fees. If the domain points nowhere Godaddy ‘parks it free’ to give their advertisement.