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---- External websites linking to dead pages or 404 content ?
lammert - 3:22 am on Jun 27, 2010 (gmt 0)Thread source:: http://www.webmasterworld.com/website_technology/4159730.htm
It's not only valuable visitors which may go away due to 404 links, but the links may also carry link juice which can help your site position in the search engines. Using a 301 redirect as rocknbil proposes will direct this link juice to rankable pages.
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