WordPress Tutorial: How to Find and Fix Broken Links [VIDEO]

Broken links on a website are a fact of life. This video shows an easy solution to find and fix all the broken links on your website.

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Broken links on a website are a fact of life. But they hurt your search engine rankings and more importantly, your user experience. But finding broken links on a site is difficult and tedious work. Overtime on a website, links rot and break. Commenter’s take down their websites. Sites you’ve linked to close or change their permalink structure (and don’t provide redirects). And sometimes, you fumble the URL when you create the link. Lots of reasons for it — but at the end of the day, the broken part of the link is the problem. Thankfully, there is a relatively easy solution that you can use to find and fix all the broken links on your website.

In this WordPress Tutorial Video You’ll Learn:

  • What to search for to find broken links
  • How to find broken links on your website
  • How to fix the broken links you’ve found
  • How to minimize any drag that working with broken links can create on your website.

Once you’ve found and fixed all the broken links on your website, search engines will rank your site better, your users will appreciate it, and you’ll feel better. So take a few minutes to watch this video and give your website an important tuneup today!


Tisha Oehmen

Tisha Oehmen is a professional brand strategist and a leader in the branding field. She was recently named a member of the Global Guru’s Top 30 Brand Gurus. She is also the co-founder of Oregon-based Paradux Media Group and the best-selling author of the book, Finding Brand: The Brand Book Tutorial.

Possessing expertise in both front- and back-office operations, Tisha conceptualizes, develops, and implements initiatives to foster brand effectiveness like no other. With over 15 years of experience in branding and marketing, Tisha has successfully led large financial institutions and health care companies down the path of renaming their business.

Where Tisha really shines is in the work that isn’t done. Sometimes a name change for a business isn’t in their best interest and after meeting with Tisha, they are able to find the true value and equity that has always been in their brand. Tisha has a special knack of being able to communicate the value so that the CEO/Business owner can see its luster and then with a little polishing, make it shine company wide.

Tisha is best known for developing long lasting branding campaigns that speak to the heart of the business, the brand, and the community. True brand, no matter how big or small, has longevity. Creating branding campaigns that have longevity, that have a laser-like focus, is where Tisha thrives.

Tisha received her M.B.A. from the University of Oregon, from where she also earned a B.A. in Political Science. She enjoyed a distinguished academic career punctuated by enthusiastic and successful participation in competitive speaking events, and holds numerous awards for her skill in public speaking. Tisha is widely recognized for her ability to capture an audience’s attention with her straightforward and engaging speaking style.

When not working, she enjoys golfing, baking, reading, and hiking with her partner, Mike, and their two dogs, Chloe and Jackson. She’s also an active member of Rotary International, the Chamber of Commerce, and is a very proud supporter of the Oregon Ducks. Tisha lives in Eagle Point, Oregon.

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