Broken Link Checker

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  1. check links not on time based schedule, but execute search or check when visitor came

    check links not on time based schedule, but execute search or check when visitor came. So it's will reduce the load when run on shared hosting

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    • Fix the broken links in the plugin itself ;)

      Internal links don't respect a separate wp-admin port. I use the admin ssl plugin, and while links generated by the broken link checker use ssl and the correct hostname, they strip out the ssl port (which is not the same port as used by the main site).

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      • Returns Server Not Found for some self hosted images

        Sometimes link checker returns erroneous server not found error for images pathed as absolute rath than relative.

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        • 5 votes
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          • Allow us to customize the alert emails

            For example, I do not want the link to "all broken links" going out to each individual author, so it would be nice to be able to change the email template which goes to them

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            • I am getting a Fatal Error on my blog with thousands of posts on WP4.3.1.

              I am getting a Fatal Error on my blog with thousands of posts on WP4.3.1. (Its a normal wordpress blog single user)

              Error 1 (With no other plugin activated): Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 268435456 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 86 bytes) in /home/XXXXX/public_html/website.com/wp-includes/cache.php on line 635

              Error 2 (With all plugins activated): Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 268435456 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 256 bytes) in /home/lXXXX/public_html/website.com/wp-includes/post.php on line 2122

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              • Page check

                I'd love to see an option to enable a check of the pages that the links point to, and then flag if the page itself has been updated.

                This would be particularly useful for links that point to external pages by checking if a page has been updated since the last time the site administrator checked or changed a give link.

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                • Exclude LinkedIn profile links as broken

                  I like this plugin, most of the time. What I find frustrating is that it keeps listing perfectly good, working links to LinkedIn profiles, including mine, as broken. So most of my maintenance is in marking those links as not broken.

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                  • Try to replace dead links with archive.org

                    The Wayback Machine (archive.org) makes it easy to try to redirect dead links to what they looked like at the time the post was written. The URL format is https://web.archive.org/web/[yyyy][mm][dd]/[originalurl].

                    It would be awesome if there was a button next to each broken link that tried to replace the 404 with the archive.org version.

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                    • Wordpress 3.6 update

                      I get the following error with Broken Link Checker pluginenabled:

                      Notice: wpdb::escape is deprecated since version 3.6! Use wpdb::prepare() or esc_sql() instead. in /f2/dvlug/public/blog/wp-includes/functions.php on line 2871

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                      • PHP7 compatibility

                        PHP7 is coming in the next days/weeks, with many improvements and a boost in the engine.
                        But some practices are deprecated.

                        Deprecated: Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; blcConfigurationManager has a deprecated constructor in /var/www/vhosts/i-am.bz/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/broken-link-checker/includes/config-manager.php on line 10

                        Deprecated: Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; blcModule has a deprecated constructor in /var/www/vhosts/i-am.bz/htdocs/wp-content/plugins/broken-link-checker/includes/module-base.php on line 15

                        Deprecated: Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; wsBrokenLinkChecker has…

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                        • site went 500 internal server error while using Broken Link Checker

                          any way to limit memory or other solution?

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                          • 4 votes
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                            • Add an options for rel="nofollow"

                              Broken link checker is also a great way to manage all your links . An option to add to rel="nofollow" to the link.
                              You can create a fork for changing titles , attributes or the html of the link,

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                              • Add suport of 3-d party plugins

                                There are some plugins which dynamically generates URLs (for antileeching protection).
                                For example "Amazon S3 url generator" allows notation [S3 bucket=XXX/YYY text=txt]ZZZ[/S3] and produces http://XXX/YYY/ZZZ?expiration_time&signature
                                It would be great to verify such links as well.

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                                • 4 votes
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                                  • Broken link detect all links broken, when you use Cloudflare Services

                                    Recently I implemented Cloudflare in some of my blogs. Right, I'm using broken link on it, and I found all the link broken. You can see the screenshot hiere:
                                    http://screencast.com/t/sDS86fY7fn

                                    When disable the cloudflare services, all work right and no broken link are shown.

                                    Wat is Cloudflare?
                                    They have some interesting services like CDN, and can improve the website load speed whatever the part of the world where you are.

                                    You can check in his official site and all the features here:
                                    http://www.cloudflare.com/

                                    Personaly I can appreciate a load speed improvement with cloudflare even with free service.

                                    My feedback. Develope…

                                    4 votes
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                                    • date of the broken link

                                      Sugestion: in the page of "broken link" it would be useful to have the date of the post. Put it in the screen options.
                                      thanks very much for your plugin.
                                      Asis Rodriguez

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                                      • Automate Unlinking or Allow Cron Job

                                        I really need a way to automate the unlinking of broken links in my blog. Is there a way to do this via cron job or can you create this functionality?

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                                        • make compatible with wordpress 3.2

                                          Love the plugin. Found compatibility issue with WP 3.2.

                                          See error:

                                          Fatal error: require() [function.require]: Failed opening required '../wp-includes/class-json.php' (include_path='.:/usr/lib64/php:/usr/lib/php') in ../broken-link-checker/includes/screen-meta-links.php on line 13

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