• This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more.

XF 1.5 Increase in soft 404 error messages

Temery

Active member
#1
Any idea what could cause this?

Here's the email I got from Google:

Googlebot identified a significant increase in the number of URLs on http://syracusefan.com/ that should return a 404 (not found) error, but currently don't. This can cause a bad experience for your users, who might have been looking for a specific page, but end up elsewhere on your website. This misconfiguration can also prevent Google from showing the correct page in search results.




image.png
 

Temery

Active member
#2
Note: I had selected never (view member profile) in the unregistered user permissions to solve a previous Google error notification, but had "view profile posts" set to allow.

Could this be the problem?