Top 5 Best Free Broken Link Checker Tools of 2019

by Anna Mathew Digital marketer

Broken links are those links that show a 404 error when opened. These links are not broken by birth, but they become when a website owner deletes a page from the website. When these links are opened, they leave us with an error message, which means that the page no longer exists.

Removing broken links from a website is a good idea because it helps in SEO and other ranking factors of a site. Before removing a broken link, you must know what links are broken on your websites. To identify broken links on your websites, we have prepared a list of the best five free tools to check the broken links in 2019. So, let’s get started.

1. Site checker 

It is a website crawler tool which can identify these links in a matter of seconds and give you information about how to fix them. It will provide you the knowledge to fix them securely. It is an online tool, so it is compatible with any OS. The remarkable thing about this tool is that it can scan any website or CMS for broken links. It can scan up to 100 web pages for free and provide an SEO audit of your web pages for free.

2. W3C Link Checker

It inspects the 404 pages on your website and gives you the choice to display only summary, check only documents, hide redirects and headings. In the report, it shows the current status of the link and tells you that what caused a link to break.

3. Online Broken Link Checker

It is a free online tool to validate websites links. This tool helps you discover the broken links on your whole website. It has no limits; thus, it can check unlimited websites for broken links. It can scan external and internal both types of links.

4.  Dead Link Checker

It can crawl your website in an organized way and identifies all the dead links that make your website slow. It can find the errors in your sites, which cause low ranking in Google SERP such as page not found, Server error, Timeout, and any other errors.

5. Dr. Link Check

This tool can scan all links that have internal and external links to another property or website. It can also identify broken image links, style sheets, and other files that have errors. Dr. Link Check inspects the whole HTML and CSS coding of your website to fix any link error and other errors. It scans for several times to finalize the result and make sure that no issues remain in the site. 

Anna Mathew, writer of this blog loves to write and create awareness related to day-to-day internet threats. Major topics of her interest are Printer support like Brother Printer Support, HP Printer Support, Epson Printer Support, Lexmark Printer Support, Canon Printer Support etc.

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