How to fix 404 errors:
It is probably safe to assume that the first time you took a look at the crawl errors displayed on your Google Webmaster Tools, you felt like throwing up your hands in despair. That sinking feeling is familiar to many website owners and webmasters, so there is no need to panic as yet.
Admittedly, it can take a significant amount of patience to eradicate all the errors, but it is not an insurmountable task. Before we look at how you can fix those errors, let’s define these errors specifically:
The major HTTP status error codes reported back by web browsers are:
- 404 Not Found
- Soft 404 Not Found
- 410 Gone