I'm sure you're thinking, what is a 404 page? A 404 is a HTTP status code web servers send back to indicate that a page was not found or no longer exist. Some would call this a broken link, meaning the owner has deleted the content or the URL was miss typed. A standard 404 page usually doesn't provide viewers with useful information. When this happens your visitors would most likely leave your site and may not come back.
It's important to create a custom 404 page for your website. This will allow you to add helpful information your visitors are looking for. It will also get your viewers to explore your website further and not exit out of it.
In this blog post, I will explain why you would need to create a 404 page for your website and/or blog. I will also go over a few suggests you can follow in creating content for your custom 404 page.
Before you start building your website, there are a few things you would need to do first. By doing these ten things, you will be able to build your very own website within a three-month time frame. Depending on the time you have, it may take a little shorter or longer to complete your website. This is why it would be good to set a deadline or a launch date when you want to go live with your website. A launch date can be very useful to your business and will draw in customers. When planning and building your website, you can share behind the scenes of what you are doing leading up to your launch date. You can even plan out an opening event or sale event on the day your website is live.
Before you set any dates for when you want your site to be ready for visitors, let’s get all of the planning ready for your website.
There are multiply reasons why you should build a website not only for yourself personally but for your business as well. A website will help potential clients or customers find you easily and quickly. In this blog post, I will share SIX reasons why you should get started on building your very own website.
If you're not a small business owner that's okay. These six reasons will also help you take the next step to expand your potential as a blogger, author, artiest, etc. A website can be very easy to maintain and build with do-it-yourself website builders and pre-made themes or templates that graphic designers have created and sell online. Let's get started on the SIX reasons why you should start building a website today!