If a page on your website doesn't load, an error message will be shown to the visitor. Because there are different errors, there are different pages that will show up, but what's typical for all of them is that they are generic and most likely shall have absolutely nothing in common with the design of your website, which may be aggravating for any website visitor. That is the reason why hosting companies have introduced a function called Custom Error Pages. For a variety of different errors, site visitors will see your custom content, which may be informative or humorous, depending on your taste, and that will match the layout of your website, so the pages shall not seem like they aren't part of your Internet site at all. You may use this option for a variety of errors - 400 (Bad request), 401 (Unauthorized), 403 (Forbidden) and 404 (File not Found).

Custom Error Pages in Cloud Hosting

When you obtain a Linux cloud hosting from our company, you shall be able to set customized error pages for your websites easily and quickly, since this function is a part of all of our packages. As soon as you've created the files and uploaded them to your web hosting account, you can go to the Hosted Domains section of your Hepsia CP and click on the Edit button for the selected domain or subdomain. In the pop-up which will be displayed, you'll see drop-down options menus for all four types of errors and for each one of them you could select an Apache default page, a generic page from our system or a personalized page. Should you pick the third option, you should just enter the URL to the file you have uploaded and save the change. One other way to set custom error pages is to create an .htaccess file in the domain or subdomain folder and to add a couple of lines of code in it. If you don't have preceding experience or if you are just uncertain how to do this, you can simply copy and paste the code from our Knowledge Base article on that topic.

Custom Error Pages in Semi-dedicated Hosting

When you host your Internet sites in a semi-dedicated server account from us, you can set tailor-made error pages for each of them effortlessly via our custom Hepsia hosting CP. With only a couple of clicks inside the Hosted Domains section, you are able to modify the default setting from a system page to a customized one for any of the four error types. All you must do is supply a link to each and every file that you've uploaded before that and then save the change. If needed, you shall be able to revert this modification anytime and in exactly the same way. If you would like, you can use an .htaccess file too. It should be created/uploaded within the domain or subdomain folder associated with the internet site whose error pages you intend to modify and the content for this kind of file can be found in our Help article for this matter.