In this article, I will talk about how to create custom 404 error not found the page in WordPress or Linux hosting. If you are using CPanel then you can create custom 404 not found the page by accessing your CPanel account. 404 not found error leave a very bad effect on SEO so it’s very necessary to fix
404 not found error leave a very bad effect on SEO so it’s very necessary to fix error 404 not found the page. Every theme contains 404 custom page but if you don’t have then you can create 404 error page by self. Because custom 404 error page creation is not tough.
Let’s see how to create custom 404 page in WordPress? You can see here how to set 404 not found page through the .htaccess file. You can create manually 404-page HTML and upload using FileZilla or directly to CPanel.
Create 404 Error Page
Let’s see how to create custom 404 error not found page:-
- Login to CPanel.
- Open File Manager
- Now create a new file by clicking like shown below.
- Create New file having the name of 404.html.
- Right, click on the created file and edit this file.
- New pop-up window will open just click on edit button.
- Now add the below code in the new file which you are creating.
<html> <head> <title>404 Page Not Found</title> <body> <H1>We're sorry but the page you're looking for could not be found</H1> </body> </html>
- You will get a success message.
I have told to create 404 not found the page. The custom 404 not found error page will help to those people who visit that URL of your website which is unavailable or removed. If you face any other error then you can comment in the comment section for help. After creation of 404 not found the page just setting 404 not found page through the .htaccess file. This was the method to create 404 not found the custom page. If you want to know about article writing just read How to write an article for SEO?