It’s sloppy website management, creates a poor user experience at your website, and it gets worse; Google frowns upon them and it can hurt your online visibility and rankings at Google.
But broken links happen. In most cases it’s just someone doing something too fast, overlooking something, a typo when typing a link, and failing to test their work.
If you use WordPress there is an easy solution to identifying and fixing broken links.
The Broken Link Checker – Find and Fix Dead Links by ManageWP (WordPress plugin)
With +700,000 active installs, Broken Link Checker is one of the most popular free link monitors for WordPress.
If you are searching for an easy way to find and fix broken links in WordPress, Broken Link Checker will scan your site, notify you when a broken link is found and make suggestions for fixing your links.
It’s simple to use and does the job well.
It’s also free and a Practical Online Marketing Recommended Resource.
If you are not using WordPress you can use this tool.
Crawl errors (broken links) can also be found in the Google Search Console.
You’ll find the Broken Link Checker from ManageWP in the WORDPRESS PLUGIN REPOSITORY.
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