Sometimes when you go on searching the website for any topic it redirects to another page where you find “404 Page Not Found”. This is a kind of error that occurs when you try to visit the broken link of a website or search a content that is unavailable. This can cause the visitor to distract and he can easily close the tab of the website.
So to make him interested and stay at the site, designers have now also started focusing to make the 404 page attractive and creative. For a web designer or developer, it is not completely possible to control the cause of error page, but you can minimize the damages by using a custom Error 404 page. Sometimes the page gets deleted or that page never exists. In that case the user will land on the error page.
To keep interested and to make the user explore the other regions of websites creating stylish, eye attracting and designer 404 error page has now become very important.
But what does actually 404 mean?
Every digit of 404 has a specific meaning associated with it. The first “4” represents a client error. The server indicates that you did a mistake like misspelling the URL or requesting for a page that is no longer available.
The middle digit, 0 represents a general syntax error and could indicate a spelling mistake.
While the last digit, 4 refers to a specific error in the group of 40x.