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Web Pages 404 Error

  1. Google Webmaster Tools Now Finds Smartphone Crawl Errors

    Server errors: A server error is when Googlebot got an HTTP error status code when it crawled the page. Not found errors and soft 404s: A page can show a "not found" message to Googlebot, either by returning an HTTP 404 status code or when the page...

  2. 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. When giving a critical eye to the pages within the site, ask:

  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. This is problematic to the way search engines manage pages and server codes. Caution must be used however, as some CMS implementations will allow the...

  4. SEO Tools 101, Part 1

    After you've verified your site, you'll be able to check for errors, analyze your HTML tags important for SEO, identify top search queries, enhance 404 error pages, and much more. This tool will show the PageRank of the pages your URL is on.

  5. Selling SEO During an Economic Downturn

    Fresh content and links, and continuous monitoring of site structure, information architecture, and things like 404 error code best practices are paramount to reaching organic visibility and traffic goals.

  6. SearchDay | Obama is Winning the Internet War

    Error Pages 2. The real experts on the design of your landing pages are your Web site visitors. The links to 404 pages report is another of these which I am writing about in . The Web already has a ton of great content and more added each day.