Parked domains are often used by businesses that want to have more than one web address for advertising purposes. Usually parked domains are domains that you own but do not contain any content. Typically, parked domains are used to hold a domain that is for sale or to redirect traffic to another domain.
Owners of parked domains can earn passive income by the use of pay per click ads through traffic that is generated by search engines until the parked domain names are used for their intended purpose or sold.
Making money from your Parked Domain
There’s various ways that you can make money when it comes to parking domain names and domain names in general. However it helps to drive traffic to the site, which can help to encourage domain sales, and the ads that can be placed on the site can produce pay per click revenue.
You can earn revenue from the website while deciding what you want to do with your site/business by parking the domain and placing advertisements on it.
Many people purchase their domains in order to hold them months in advance before starting up their own company as part of the preparation before they launch their business. It’s also common for people to purchase the .com, .net and even .org for their domain names with which they intend to publish different information on each on of this domains. In the meantime while these sites are building you can earn money parking them.
Let’s take GoDaddy’s Domain Parking (Cash Parking) for example:
GoDaddy offers "Cash Parking" which is their Domain parking service in which users can choose from two domain parking plans; basic and premium. Basic plan costs $3.99/month and allows users to earn 60% of the advertising revenue. Premium plan costs $9.99/month and allows users to earn 80% of the advertising revenue.
For more information please visit http://www.godaddy.com