How to Update Old Posts In Your Archives (including how to find Broken Links)

Today’s episode is about going back into your blog archives do updates – especially paying attention to broken links. Broken links can cause many problems, including potentially exposing your readers to harm.

In this Episode

You can listen to today’s episode above or in iTunes or Stitcher (where we’d also LOVE to get your reviews on those platforms if you have a moment). Today we talk about:

Today we talk about:

  • Why broken links are bad for your blog
  • How finding broken links on your blog can create opportunities
  • How to check for broken links on your blog
  • What to do when you find broken links
  • How to make checking for broken links on your blog a regular habit
  • Other updates you could do while you’re looking at older posts to bring them up to date and make them more useful to readers

Tools and Resources

Further Reading:

How did you go with today’s challenge?

What did you do to check for broken links on your blog? What ideas did it give you for improving your blog?

I’d love to hear your feedback on this approach to keeping links up to date on your blog in the comments below.

Pick up the 31DBBB eBook at 50% Off

Don’t Forget You can also grab the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog Workbook with a 50% discount using the coupon code PODCAST50 during the checkout process here.

Finally, if you have a moment we’d love to get your feedback on the ProBlogger Podcast with this short survey which will help us plan future episodes.

 

Enjoy this podcast? Subscribe to ProBloggerPLUS for free to get free blogging tutorials and podcasts in your inbox each week.