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How do you check and expired domain?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by USA282, May 9, 2017.

  1. USA282

    USA282 Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Hey guys,
    I wanted some help in checking a couple of expired domain names.

    Everything from start till end :)

    Steps I know:
    Checking pa,da,tf,cf,moz rank
    checking backlinks and the pages where those backlinks are added
    referring domains
    History from archive (avoid any domain with chinese/russian/arabian etc pages )
    Checking if hasn't been used as a pbn
    Ip addresses

    What else? :)
    Also, it would be great if you guys could add some tips to simplify the steps mentioned above, for example, archive.org would have hundreds of pages crawled, do I need to check each of them?
     
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    bump...
     
  3. djp371

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    • Check if the domain has been penalized.
    • Check the domain for spam.
    • Avoid domains that 301 redirect.
    To be safe, you have to go through each year block in archive.org and check each dates.
     
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  4. SEO INC

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    Check the anchor texts used through majestic, it is a great pointer towards finding out any abuse
     
  5. Street Fighter

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    no need to check the fully. just check the 3 or 4 months in a year and check one page for a month
     
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    Checking backlinks,backlinks quality,Referring Domains,IP address,Spam,avoid many numbers of redirect links,The site is in live or not?,Average Metrics .I think this information is enough
     
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    Don't worry about the metrics, they're all made up by third parties. If you want to use a metric use Ahrefs DR. Check the backlinks, make sure 50%+ are ********, make sure the referring domains and referring IP counts are similar. Make sure there haven't been a crap load of links recently deleted. Check the anchor ratio is decent. Then move onto the history of the site.
     
  8. Calithran

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    By using domcop or freshdrop.
     
  9. seoguy81

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    This topic has been beaten to death endlessly.. for over the past 2 yrs I think. There are enough threads out there that give you a lot of info of this, just search for it!!
     
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  10. largesiteguy

    largesiteguy Newbie

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    I only buy expired domains of previously non-commercial sites. That somewhat reduces the options but makes sure that it is has a clean and spam-free history
     
  11. Nargil

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    Shoot me a PM, I will give you some crucial tips that I would like to avoid sharing publicly. I also have a analysis thread in the Jr VIP section from a year or more ago, so check that as well. It's a bit outdated, but essentials are still the same.
     
  12. Sh0ok

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    Could you plz send it to me as a PM? Thanks a bunch!
     
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    Why is that? Why dont you share your knaawledge with us plebs? We wanna learn
     
  14. Nargil

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    Because it's in the Jr Vip section and you can read it. :) But it's tad outdated.
     
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