Checking a site for broken links.
Checking a site for broken links can be tedious and frustrating.
There is a commercial extension for Joomla that highlights bad links.
You can also go through your site page by page with something like the “Check my links” extension for chrome.
I found that the broken link checker at http://validator.w3.org/checklink works quite well. I ran the check against my site and chose a level of 3 links deep.
The results took a few minutes to appear. Once they did, I went down the list looking for broken links and then fixing them.
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