If you have clicked any unsafe link then you have to face some hazardous problems, the best ever security software will also not help you anymore. Generally the unsafe links are attached to authentic looking videos, images and deals, also with some like button on websites. These links are created in such a way that a normal user will like to click on them and their personal details are hacked by some hackers. Safe website checker helps to check the link before clicking on it.
These types of unsafe links are coming up through website ads and with search results. But without clicking on them you can know their reality. 'Link scanning' will help you to do this, which does not to be downloaded and not even to spend any money.
Check the link by placing cursor over it
Generally website links are hidden means from where the link has come is not displayed. To get the source website bring the cursor over the link and move the cursor left to right and vice versa, over it to know the whole URL. This is the first step to get secure.
Use link scanner or Safe website checker
Link scanner are websites and plugins which provides the service to check the unsafe URL's, without even clicking on it. They checks the URL with the help of Google, mywot, and norton safeweb and gives the scan result.
Safe website checker - URLvoid and SucuriYou can use Urlvoid and Sucuri to check the link. URLvoid is not effective for checking short URL's links then to check the unsafe short URL you can use 'sucuri'.
To check any link via 'urlvoid' or 'sucuri', you have to copy the link by right click on the link and click on copy link address through browser. Now paste the link into the search box of urlvoid and securi and press ENTER.
You will get the result from urlvoid and sucuri after scanning is complete. If the site is secure then the result will show the result as secure and you can surf that website.
That's all. Thank you for reading.