There are two primary approaches to solving the dead links
If the 5-10% figure holds, it means that if you have, like I do, some 850 links on a professional Web site, you're looking at 40 to 80 dead links
In the end, some dead links
lead to completely dead pages.
The audit process would detect and remove the dead links
The older lists have a significant number of dead links
, while other link lists rely heavily on government website links.
com, a site that is closely maintained to avoid dead links
Some sites had dead links
, where clicking on the link resulted in a "page not found" or "bad link" error.
org pages is more than five years old, resulting in more than a few broken or dead links
, but much of this information is verifiable elsewhere.
That is, they are not fly-by-night operations that will be dead links
a few months after the book's publication.
You will probably run into some dead links
, but for the most part, surfing about on WWWomen is a good bet for finding fresh links for us girls.
The site appears to be very well-maintained: There are no dead links
, the graphics are well-compressed and appropriate, and excellent contact information is provided (names, e-mail addresses, phone numbers, and snail-mail addresses).
Notess (2000) reported an average proportion of dead links
of 5% for eight search engines.