From WPEngine: alternatives to the Broken Link Checker plugin

From WPEngine’s disallowed plugins page:

Broken Link Checker — Overwhelms even our robust caching layer with an inordinate amount of HTTP requests.

Broken Link Checker Alternatives

If you used the Broken Link Checker plugin and wish we hadn’t banned it, we recommend that you use one of the following tools to check your site for broken links:

It’s not a plugin, and won’t make the server unhappy: http://www.brokenlinkcheck.com/. An even better solution to using a website to scan for broken links would be an application that you install on your computer:

mmm, all better now!