Google On 404 Errors And Search Console Validation Fix

February 16, 2024

What Causes A 404 Status Code And How Should It Be Dealt With? How does Google Search Console (GSC) handle the validation of fixed 404 errors? Dixon Jones, CEO of Inlinks asked a question about what it means to validate a 404 error response in search console when the 404 still exists. I assume not…” Google’s John Mueller explained the purpose of 404 search console validation: “It’s more if you accidentally 404’d something and fixed it. RFC-Editor.org lists the official Internet standards for HTML and the official description of the 404 Status Code does not even mention the word error.

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