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    What is a soft 404 Error


    What is a soft 404 error and what (If anything), do I need to do about it.
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    Thanks for your reply. Can you explain why this link would come up as a soft 404 all of a sudden ??

    Sonik chesties. reviews ?

    Theres about 300 urls in my forum getting soft 404 errors like this.

    Need I worry ??
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    Quickly looking, I am not seeing any 404 errors. Most of the pages are either 301ed or 200. Did you resolve your 404 errors?
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    My GWT dashboard recently listed 200+ soft 404 errors. I had installed a plug in (non-critical) which apparently altered something in the .htaccess file. When I uninstalled the plugin, the soft 404 links stopped showing up on GWT. I don't quite understand what they are, and how this works, but if you've recently installed a new plugin, removing it may be worth trying.
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    when the webpage display 404 then the google bot can't find that page on server. to solve this issue you have redirect it to another webpage by .htaccess file or plugin.

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