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Codes 404 Error Pages

  1. Website Launch Checklist: 25 Things to Test Before Your Site Goes Live

    Sometimes font codes get dropped into a page inadvertently and make a letter or a word look funny. When a 404 (“page not found”) error occurs, make sure you have a custom page to help your visitor find something else of use, even if it wasn’t what...

  2. Dear CMS: Don't Hinder My Search Results

    This is problematic to the way search engines manage pages and server codes. Some CMS tools will handle custom 404 error pages by responding with a server code 200 success. Some systems use parameters to uniquely identify pages or employ other...

  3. SearchDay | Common Problems with 404 Error Pages

    Duplicate tags problem with affiliate links Sep 26, 2008 Hi I've just looked on webmaster tools at one of my sites and noticed google is marking down duplicate title tags and meta tags for links to my pages via affiliates tracking codes.

  4. Common Problems with 404 Error Pages

    In recent weeks, I've seen several mishandled 404s, but one theme seems to return "200 OK" codes to search engine crawlers for 404 pages. In order to check response codes, I like to use the tool.

  5. Conducting a Redirect Audit on Your Web Site - Part 2

    By looking thoroughly at the error and redirect codes using something like Analog, you can conduct your "redirect audit" with ease and efficiency. Looking at the error codes and redirect codes in your Web site's log file data will allow you to...