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Find broken links on your site with Xenu's Link Sleuth (TM) Find broken links on web sites Wikipedia article about Xenu's Link Sleuth Description Xenu's Link Sleuth (TM) checks Web sites for broken links.

Find broken links on your site with Xenu's Link Sleuth (TM)

Link verification is done on "normal" links, images, frames, plug-ins, backgrounds, local image maps, style sheets, scripts and java applets. It displays a continously updated list of URLs which you can sort by different criteria. Additional features: Simple, no-frills user-interfaceCan re-check broken links (useful for temporary network errors)Simple report format, can also be e-mailedExecutable file smaller than 1MBSupports SSL websites (" ")Partial testing of ftp, gopher and mail URLsDetects and reports redirected URLsSite Map Download System requirements: Microsoft Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP/Vista/7/8/10, WININET.DLL required (included with Internet Explorer). To have peace of mind, I recommend that you are using an up-to-date anti-virus software on your computer (so do I!). Ok, I have read all that, I want to download! 1. See here. 2. 3. 4. 5. Broken Link Checker. This plugin will monitor your blog looking for broken links and let you know if any are found.

Broken Link Checker

Features Monitors links in your posts, pages, comments, the blogroll, and custom fields (optional).Detects links that don't work, missing images and redirects.Notifies you either via the Dashboard or by email.Makes broken links display differently in posts (optional).Prevents search engines from following broken links (optional).You can search and filter links by URL, anchor text and so on.Links can be edited directly from the plugin's page, without manually updating each post.Highly configurable. Suggest new features and improvements here Basic Usage. Screaming Frog SEO Spider Tool & Crawler Software. About The Tool The Screaming Frog SEO Spider allows you to quickly crawl, analyse and audit a site from an onsite SEO perspective.

Screaming Frog SEO Spider Tool & Crawler Software

It’s particularly good for analysing medium to large sites, where manually checking every page would be extremely labour intensive (or impossible!) And where you can easily miss a redirect, meta refresh or duplicate page issue. You can view, analyse and filter the crawl data as it’s gathered and updated continuously in the program’s user interface. The SEO Spider allows you to export key onsite SEO elements (URL, page title, meta description, headings etc) to Excel so it can easily be used as a base for SEO recommendations.

Crawl 500 URLs For Free The ‘lite’ version of the tool is free to download and use. For just £149 per year you can purchase a licence, which removes the 500 URL crawl limit, allows you to save crawls, opens up the spider’s configuration options and custom source code search, extraction and Google Analytics integration features. Updates. IMN Broken Links Tool. Using the Check Image Sizes, Alt Text, Header Checks, and More Free SEO Tool Links to image graphics and HTML files enhance the value of a webpage to both human users and to search engines.

IMN Broken Links Tool

But if there are broken links (resulting in 404 errors), incorrect redirects are used (for SEO purposes, we mean temporary 302s), or image files are excessively large (thus weighing down page load speed), they can be detrimental to the search optimization of a page. Use the Check Image Sizes, Alt Text, Header Checks, and More Free SEO Tool to get a fast SEO report on the status of images and links used within a webpage. To scan a webpage, type or paste the URL in the free SEO tool’s text box, and then click Ninja Check.

The scan is very fast. C Link Checker. Creating useful 404 pages - Webmaster Tools Help. A 404 page is what a user sees when they try to reach a non-existent page on your site (because they've clicked on a broken link, the page has been deleted, or they've mistyped a URL).

Creating useful 404 pages - Webmaster Tools Help

A 404 page is called that because in response to a request for a missing page, webservers send back a HTTP status code of 404 to indicate that a page is not found. While the standard 404 page can vary depending on your ISP, it usually doesn't provide the user with any useful information, and most users may just surf away from your site. If you have access to your server, we recommend that you create a custom 404 page. A good custom 404 page will help people find the information they're looking for, as well as providing other helpful content and encouraging them to explore your site further.

(Note: This article covers guidelines for creating the content of your custom 404 page. Remove'em: The Bad Backlink Removal Tool and Service. Disavow links you don’t trust & SEO Analyzer updates - Webmaster Center blog - Site Blogs - Bing Community.