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keep getting these soft 404 errors. How do I get rid of them?

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by Bostoncab, May 30, 2012.

  1. Bostoncab

    Bostoncab Elite Member

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    I tried rebuilding the site map as someone here suggested but no dice.

    Dear owner or webmaster of http://mysite.com/ While crawling your site, we have noticed an increase in the number of transient soft 404 errors around 2012-05-27 06:00 UTC (London, Dublin, Edinburgh). Your site may have experienced outages. These issues may have been resolved. Here are some sample pages that resulted in soft 404 errors:
    http://mysite.com/page/634
    http://mysite.com/page/721
    http://mysite.com/page/714
    http://mysite.com/page/867
    http://mysite.com/page/493
    For more information, see our Help Center: Soft 404 errors
     
  2. Bostoncab

    Bostoncab Elite Member

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    no one can help with this?
     
  3. Kaithe.Clarke

    Kaithe.Clarke Regular Member

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    Set up a 301 redirect to some relevant pages.
     
  4. theindiaphile

    theindiaphile Senior Member

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    What about using the Digi Link Doctor plugin - think it's here in the download section. Dynamically redirects all 404's to the page of your choice...