How to find expired domains using Yelp & Google Dork

If you are in blogging and SEO field, you know the value a good expired domain can give. There are many methods available online with Youtube and Google search to find expired domains.


Today, I am going to share not so used method to find expired domain using Yelp & simple Google dork.

How to find expired domains using Yelp & Google Dork

Benefits of this method to find expired domain


Main benefit of expired domains you’ll get with this method is free local citation links. If you are starting a website in local business, lead generation or rank and rent niche then this method is best for you. Most of the time the domains you get with this method comes with Google my business listing which you can later claim after you make site live and index it.

Here's how to do it

We are going to find the businesses listed on Yelp but are closed due to any reason. The probability of their domain expiration is high. We will use a simple dork to find such businesses.

And the dork is : "niche" "- CLOSED -"

What it will do is, it will search for string "- CLOSED -" combined with niche on business listing pages.

Screenshot of SERP of closed business listing on Yelp

Now, you'll get list of closed business listings at Yelp. You have to now manually open listings one by one, get domain, and check for availability.

After you find domain is availale, you can do other required checks as you do for expired domain finding process.

That's all for today. See you in next post. Let me know your thoughts about this method to find expired domain with yelp in comments below.

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