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Broken Link Checker

This plugin will check your posts, comments and other content for broken links and missing images, and notify you if any are found.

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86 reviews
Average Rating
4 stars
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5 stars
BEWARE can corrupt plugins and cause them to be removed somehow
By ,

Upon installation (via FTP) returned

The plugin does not have a valid header

and all my existing plugins, gave messages such as:

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5 stars
Staggeringly useful.
By , for WP 3.6.1

Having wasted many hours (on a previous non-WP site) manually updating links, I almost cried when I found this plugin. It works really, really well, too, immediately notifying you of broken internal or external links and, better yet, letting you fix those links directly from the plugin menu. It takes what had always been a time-consuming and frustrating chore and makes it a quick, simple job.

If you have a site with any number of either internal or external links, this plugin is a must.

5 stars
Great For Large Sites
By , for WP 3.6.1

We love using the Broken Link Checker tool on the Mountain Weekly News. With over 2,500 pages and links on most pages this checker is a god send tool!

Stay up to date on your links. Especially helpful for product review sites where inventory may not be available from time to time. No need to send someone to a 404 page anymore.

- Mike

5 stars
Effective proactive link checking
By , for WP 3.6

This plugin is fairly simple to use, and does just what it advertises. It notifies me as soon as a link (whether internal or external) is broken, and lets me quickly fix the link before my visitors find it. It is one of my most actively used plugins, and makes me feel that I'm caring well for the cleanliness of my site!

5 stars
Huge help for huge sites
By , for WP 3.6

I'm finishing up the launch of a re-design, with literally thousands of inline and navigation links to confirm. Between that and, looking forward, having many authors -- who won't necessarily catch their own link errors -- Broken Link Checker is pretty indispensable.

5 stars
Excellent!
By , for WP 3.6

I love this plugin. It should be part of the core ASAP! So much easier than updating links manually... a real time saver. Many thanks!

5 stars
Excellent!
By , for WP 3.6

This excellent plugin saved me hours of work checking my links on my website. Neat that it also checks links from others placed in comments.
Again, excellent, brilliant!
Thank you!

5 stars
Very Useful
By ,

Works fine

5 stars
Amazingly helpful!
By , for WP 3.5.2

This plugins helps me sleep at night ;)

5 stars
Sweet!
By , for WP 3.5.2

Really easy to use plugin - does just what is says!

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