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Have You Seen IMDb’s 404 Error Pages?

Have You Seen IMDb’s 404 Error Pages?

By Josh Wolford September 11, 2012

Blast! You’ve requested a URL that doesn’t exist! On many sites, the only thing you’re likely to get from that is a giant 404 message and a frustration headache. But you’ve gotta love it when a website takes the time …

Amazon Receives Patent On (Slightly Special) Error Pages

Amazon.com is a decent place to shop for books, CDs, or whatever else you like.  It’s also a good site to read reviews, even if you do your buying elsewhere.  But the company has once again embarrassed itself by receiving an obvious patent.

Do You Have A Useful 404 Page?

Crashing into a 404 page not found result when arriving from a link where the visitor expected to find useful content could make or break that person’s expectations of that site.

How to Customize Your Own 404 File Not Found Page

We’ve all run into them, the dreaded “404 File Not Found” error page. When you land there, there are a few things that you can do next.

The Role of IT in Sarbanes Oxley Section 404

If you have been following the news recently, you have probably heard about the collapse of Refco, the commodities trading firm that filed for bankruptcy after being accused of allegedly hiding a $430 million bad debt from its shareholders.

US Delivers 404 On UN Web Proposal

The United States government has rejected a proposal by United Nations members to cede its control of the Internet’s root servers to international governance, an announcement that has increased criticism among developing nations before November’s World Summit on the Information Society in Tunisia.

Turn Harmful 404 Error Pages Into Helpful 301 Redirects
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It’s a fact, Page Not Found, known as a 404 error, can harm your website Ranking with Search Engines as well as being a Turn-Off for Visitors.

Phrack Goes 404

The notorious magazine that spanned years of covering the underground hacker community turns ‘rm -rf’ on itself.

Web Accelerator and Your 404 Page

Google Web Accelerator’s most useful function is that it, in theory, removes the Slashdot effect where you get a 404 “Page Not Found” error when visiting an overburdened site. But what happens when you type in an address that doesn’t exist?

Character Blogs are a Complete Waste of Time

I have been holding back on this for awhile, but it’s now time for me to unload. I’m sorry, but I believe character blogs are a complete waste.

Fixing 404 errors

A 404 error is what you get when your browser tries to access a page that doesn’t exist. Maybe you mistyped something, or the link you followed was mistyped by someone else, or maybe the webmaster moved it or renamed it or just deleted it. It’s annoying for you, and sites that care about your visit try to avoid it happening.

Growing European Resentment at Sarbanes-Oxley

A rising tide of resentment is building at the increasing pressure European companies are feeling to comply with the requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, with some European companies threatening to de-list from US stock exchanges.

404 Error Pages-What are They and How Do You Create One?

We’ve all seen them, you’ve been browsing a website and you click a link and nothing loads apart from the words 404 Error’ along with the usual stuff.

How To Profit From Custom Error Pages!

In a moment I’m going to show you how you can not only make your error pages far more useful, but also how you can even use them to make money!

The Do’s and Don’ts of Web Site Design: Part 2
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I’ve received many emails on the first do’s and don’ts article, people wanted more, so I thought a part two was is order.

How to Get Profits From Your ’404 Page Not Found’ File?

“‘Page Not Found’ on this Server. Check the URL and try again. Or Refresh the page…”

“404 Not Found”:Don’t Let This Be YOU

You’re all fired up and ready to go. Enthusiasm bubbles over – you’re eager to start your online business and want to get going as fast as you can.