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Comments on: 404 Error http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/ Wed, 24 Feb 2016 15:39:02 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.10 By: Removing Pages From Google: A Comprehensive Guide For Content Owners http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-139605 Mon, 30 May 2011 20:12:38 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-139605 […] to it's replacement or related page so you don't loose the PR and visitor. If you go for the 404 error option, it is advisable to make a custom 404 error page c/w the navigation of the rest of your […]

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By: 301 Redirects: What You Need to Know http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-122766 Sat, 22 Jan 2011 09:08:24 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-122766 […] a link on another site that points to a page that has now moved or is gone the visitor will get a 404 error page, indicating the web server cannot find the page. When you have done your own custom 404 error […]

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By: Website Testing http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-60670 Thu, 05 Nov 2009 07:00:26 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-60670 […] This is confusing to your site visitors because they don’t understand what happened. The 404 error page is the most used error page but you should create a custom error page for each error that might […]

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By: Hosting Blog http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-57044 Wed, 26 Aug 2009 09:59:36 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-57044 Custom 404 is better but the thing to note is that some people redirect it to the home page, this confuses search engines which take 404 as the index page. so at all costs, 404 should be a simple page with the 404 header intact and a link to the home page but no redirect.

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By: What is the best 404 error or redirect page? http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-54835 Wed, 15 Jul 2009 23:57:32 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-54835 […] of all you need to understand what the purpose of the 404 error is. It appears when the web server does not find the page requested. Next, if you have a missing […]

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By: Free Web Hosting VS Paid Web Hosting http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-54718 Mon, 13 Jul 2009 07:02:11 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-54718 […] Error pages are used by the web server to show the visitor there has been an error. For example, a 404 error is shown when a page is not found within the webspace. On a free web hosting space the visitor will […]

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By: Sarah Fowlan http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-52226 Mon, 18 May 2009 19:57:31 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-52226 If a user requests a page that doesn’t exist, your 404 page is displayed. This may happen for a variety of reasons, including another website linking to a page that doesn’t exist. Get your users back on track by providing a useful 404 page that directs them to the home page or suggests other pages they may be interested in.

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By: Webmaster Feeds http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-34863 Sat, 31 Jan 2009 14:10:40 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-34863 Hi there,
I totally agree that the 404 pages have potential for guiding lost visitors, the nicer the better.
Some search engines will also see it as as something positive.

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By: Milwaukee Web Designer http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-27842 Sat, 10 Jan 2009 20:51:16 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-27842 Custom 404 pages can often convert visitors who would otherwise leave a site. A 404 page with dynamic content can offer suggestions based on keyword search terms or popular pages that can save a visitor. The standard 404 page that a shared hosting plan throws up is only slightly better than no page.

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By: Rafferty Pendery http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-25518 Thu, 11 Dec 2008 22:34:55 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-25518 This is good info on the 404 error pages. Just for fun, I have used fun 404 pages out there, there are some ones that will make you laugh. Professionally though, they wouldn’t work. You can Google “funny 404 pages” and see that.

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By: Google Reporting on Links Generating 404 Errors | Fusion Unlimited Digital Marketing Blog http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-23844 Mon, 10 Nov 2008 14:47:17 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-23844 […] 404 Error […]

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By: Find Broken Links http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/404-error/comment-page-1/#comment-21828 Sun, 05 Oct 2008 06:54:37 +0000 http://www.webpagemistakes.ca/?p=62#comment-21828 […] page that lead to a non existant page or website. If the website still exists, you will end up at a 404 error page. If the website does not have custom error pages, then you will see a web server error page. […]

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