How To Remove Broken Links from Google Search Result

How To Remove Dead or Broken Links from Google Search Results Page? I Occasionally do a site search for "Blogger 4 Ever" to check whether my new entries are properly indexed by Google. How do I do a site search? Easy, you can do it too, just type this in Google search box site:yourblogurl

Google will search your blog and then display all your blog or site indexed pages. Last week I noticed a two dead/broken links showed up in the search results page. They are linked to posts I've already deleted. I Clicked on them, and this came out. So they are indeed dead links.

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I reckoned I have to remove this search results from Google SERP (Search Engine Result Pages).

How To Remove Dead (Broken) Links from Google Search

1. Go to Google webpage removal request tool page and Sing in to your Google account. There is a new URL removal tool, with roughly a similar interface. It can be accessed via Webmaster Tools > YOUR SITE > Crawler Access > Remove URL.

2. Click "New Removal Request" button. Enter the URL of the page you want to remove. To prevent mistakes I do this by copying the link from Google Search result itself, and paste it into the Textbox and "Click Continue"

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3. On next page Select "Remove page from search results and cache and Click "Submit Request" button.

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4. The URL you requested will be listed, with "Pending" status.

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5. Google will take a few days to do the work for you. After removal the status will Changed to "Removed" Once "Removed", you can do a site search again to confirm if the dead link was indeed removed from Google SERP.

6. You can get back the removed Url by clicking "Reinclude" button.

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That's It.. Done! For more information go to How to remove content from Google search result page from Google Webmasters help.

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