What is broken link ?
A website link that does not work any more and often leads to an error page is known as a broken link. This is also known as dead link.
occur when web pages continue to point to other web pages, which are either deleted or moved to a different URL. Whenever a user clicks on the broken link, the page cannot be found and 404 error page is displayed.
Why is it so important to find and fix broken links on your website ?
When a human user visits your website and runs into an error page by clicking on a link, this will definitely be a frustrating experience for the user, at the same time embarrassing for you.
Broken links do not only hurt the number of human visitors on your website, it also hurts your website ranking by Search Engines. Broken links will prevent the search engines from completely indexing your website.
So, it is important for you to fix your broken links to improve SEO and the user experience on your website.
How can you find broken references with Minalyzer?
Run Minalyzer against your website, in few minutes it will crawl and index the content of website and prepare results for you. You can find out broken references from these options -
- Result from Crawler -> Unique Urls
- Result From Indexer -> All Urls
Double click on any 404 link, you will find the details of its parent and child Urls of 404 link. You can go its parent pages and update the page.
Minalyzer also gives you all client and server errors like no responses, 4XX, 5XX.
June, 1st, 2011
We are glad to announce the SEO tool, Minalyzer. This tool provides you with meaningful information about your site and an Interface to analyze your site’s SEO related details.
Once you have crawled your website, Minalyzer indexes the crawled result. Various kinds of reports can be generated from indexed result. We have provided search over indexed result. You can get useful information from indexed data in two ways -
- Search in current crawled profile
- Search in all index collection
Search in current crawled profile:
You can perform desired search on the crawled and indexed profile. You can do search all of the following content elements within the indexed result for selected indexed profile -
- Web Page Title — You can search any specific text within all page title of indexed result.
- Web Page Url — Find any url text within the indexed result.
- Content Body — Search any word which you want to find in the body of the indexed web pages.
- Meta Tags – You will get the matching result for any meta tag text.
You can search any text falling in any of these above criteria and you get a matching result within a milliseconds. Wild card character searching is also allowed. Result of exploring a web pages gives you following information -
- Page title
- Meta Keyword of the page.
- Added Meta Description
- Body of web page
- Get information of parent Url of the page.
- Get all child URLs of the page.
- You can find all the source of the images.
Search in all index collection:
We also provide a searching from all indexed collection that has been crawled yet. Providing text for search will give you highlighted result within a few milliseconds.
Download SEO software from – Minalyzer Download
Minalyzer Version : 2011.04.03.03
June, 1st 2011
With Minalyzer you can point at any website, crawl all of its content and create fulltext Index on it. This tool has been developed to improve SEO benefits. You can also use this to research the content on any website, without having to browse through that site.
Why do I need to crawl and index my website ?
If you have a website, you would want it to be Search Engine Optimized and hit top Search Engine ranking. To achieve top ranking in search engine like Google, you have to make sure your site is optimized properly. Complete website optimization includes each web page to be optimized solely. Each and every web page is complete with proper information like relevant meta keywords, meaningful title, proper meta description, unique content in body etc.
You would want to have some sort of mechanism to do this analysis on your site and make sure that every page has the required information for search engine optimization.
Using Minalyzer, you can crawl and index a website, and get SEO related information like broken links, server response code errors, missing meta data, keywords, description, duplicate content, HTML code errors and more. Correcting those deficiencies enables your website to attain a higher rank in SEO.
Why to use Minalyzer ?
Minalzyer provides you with many statistics as a result of crawling process. With Minalyzer, you can increase the revenue of your website by -
- Analyzing your competitor’s website
- Searching for keywords in the Full Text Index
- Improving the content and errors on your own website
- Checking the SEO Meta Tags used on each and every page of your website
- Getting all http status codes that exist on a website
- Searching all broken references of a website
- Finding all image names and improving them for SEO benefits
- Finding all Alt tags on images and improving them for better SEO
- Finding all pages with Anchor links
- Finding all Parent links of any page
- Finding all child link of all the webpages
- Finding duplicate content existing on your website
- Identifying spam links on user generated content
- Finding frequency of words from your complete website
- Finding highlighted search result from all indexed collection
Minalyzer gives you various reports on crawled result as well as on indexed result. You can perform search on indexed result. You do not have to crawl the entire website to search for information, you can get details of a single webpage with Minalyzer. You can optimize each and every web page of your website.
With Minalyzer you can perform crawling at three levels :
- Crawl a Domain of your website
- Crawl a Directory of website
- Crawl a Single URL
You can exclude URLs, which you want to skip to crawl, and also you can include URLs in web crawling.
View Release Notes to know more about Minalyzer.
If you have not tried Minalyzer yet, you can download this SEO software from – Minalyzer Download