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Custom Error Pages

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

    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 they were looking for. Check to make sure the pages render well in common browsers.

  2. Google April Fools' Day Pranks 2012: 8-Bit Maps, Chrome Multitask Mode & More!

    When we clicked (or visualized clicking) within the MentalPlex circle, we got an error message that said, “Error 01: Brainwaves received in analog. The search giant plans to equip more than 1,000 kangaroos with 360-degree cameras powered by solar...

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

    Some CMS tools will handle custom 404 error pages by responding with a server code 200 success. Also, ensure the CMS can uniquely create custom directory and file names (the CMS should not offer this at the risk of creating the aforementioned...

  4. SearchDay | Obama is Winning the Internet War

    Error Pages 2. With the API, lenders can automate custom quotes to borrowers submitting loan requests. The links to 404 pages report is another of these which I am writing about in . The real experts on the design of your landing pages are your Web...

  5. Common Problems with 404 Error Pages

    Although some would argue how much negative weighting is placed on sites with inconsistent or custom 404 error pages. Another interesting trend I've seen is dynamically generated 301 or 302 redirects that send users to either the home page or a...

  6. SEW Experts: Common Problems with 404 Error Pages

    In today's Search Marketing Crossfire column, "Common Problems with 404 Error Pages," Chris Boggs and Frank Watson outline some best practices for creating custom 404 pages. Misconfigured 404 error pages can affect your search engine rankings.