How to Fix Custom 404 Setting in Blogger 2020

How to Fix Custom 404 Setting in Blogger 2020

How to Fix Custom 404 Setting in Blogger 2020
How to Fix Custom 404 Setting in Blogger 2020

Have you at any point seen that you clicked a connection and you saw a notification that is, "uh oh blunder 404 pages not found"? What you will do when you saw this notification. Clearly, you will click back and will grow a negative attitude on that site. Maybe you never want to come back to that website. Think about your website. A post or link which you have deleted or reverted to draft but it is indexed by google and appearing in search results, will create this problem. In this article, I will explain to you that what is custom 404 error page, how it can affect badly on your website and on your visitors. Lastly, I will also explain to you how to overcome this problem.

What is Custom 404 Error Page:

According to google custom 404 error page is a post that is indexed by google and appearing in the search result but you have.
  • Deleted it.
  • Reverted to draft.
  • Changed the Permalink.

How it Can Affect Your Visitors:

Let suppose a visitor searching a specific keyword that can bring your post in a search result. But, you have deleted that post or reverted to draft. A visitor clicks on your post and saw an error “oops error 404 pages not found”. What will his next action? The visitor will bounce back to the main page and never come back to your website.

How it Can Affect Your Website’s Ranking on Google:

The search engine algorithms continually record your website performance. By this performance record, it decides whether to show your website for a specific keyword in the search result or not.

In this performance report, Audience Retention plays a very important role. If your visitors are quickly bouncing back to the main page it means they are not getting the things that they want. On the basis of this report search engines decides that your website doesn’t have enough good content. Then search engines do not give any priority to your website and do not show in search results.

How to Fix This Problem in Blogger

Watch this video and fix the custom 404 in blogge.

To overcome this problem in blogger you need to redirect your custom 404 error page to your homepage automatically so your visitors do not quickly bounce back to the main page.

Steps To Do This Are As Follows:

Step 1:- Go to your preferred blogger dashboard.->Click on settings -> Errors and redirects -> edit in Custom 404

How to Fix Custom 404 Setting in Blogger 2020

Now copy and past the First code in the given box and edit the website URL and click on save changes.

Sorry, the page you were looking for in this blog does not exist. You will be redirected to homepage shortly.
<script type = "text/javascript">
//Blogger 404 Redirect v1.0 (makingdifferent.com)
BSPNF_redirect = setTimeout(function() {
location.pathname= "https://smartrahuljackson.com//"
}, 5000);
</script>

Steps To Do This Are As Follows:

Step 2:- Go to your preferred blogger dashboard.
Click on Theme -> Click on three dot menu -> Click on Edit Html -> Find on <head> tags ->and paste the second code given below.
How to Fix Custom 404 Setting in Blogger 2020

<b:if cond='data:blog.pageType == "error_page"'>
Oops! Page does not exist. We are redirecting you to home page.
<meta content='5;URL=https://smartrahuljackson.com/' http-equiv='refresh'/>
</b:if>

Now copy and paste the Second code in the <head> Tag and edit website URL and click on save changes.
How to Fix Custom 404 Setting in Blogger 2020

That's it.

Make sure you can check it successfully save on HTML and don't forget to change the website URL.

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