Tag: 404

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Google now does soft 404 detection by device type

July 9, 2021

Via: Search Engine Land

Google changed how it handles soft 404 detection and classifications, John Mueller, a Google Search Relations Advocate, confirmed this morning. The search company now looks at each page by device type and potentially can assign the soft 404 classifications differently […]


Bug in How Google Detects Soft 404s May Be Causing Traffic Losses

April 12, 2021

Via: Search Engine Journal

Google’s John Mueller answered a question about an ongoing problem on Google’s side related to soft 404 error response code and how it’s handled. It’s because of a change on Google’s side. Soft 404 A 404 error response code is […]