link rot

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link rot

n.
The process or condition in which links on a website become irrelevant or cease to function, as when the locations they point to are webpages that have been modified, relocated, or no longer exist.

link rot

Links on a website that is not regularly maintained may become obsolete over time. They are said to be subject to link rot.
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Certain tasks in the process, including login verification, controlling data formats and ensuring link consistency will be carried out automatically in the background in FirstSpirit," said Ruben Zweet, Information Manager with KLM.