The 404 page
Easily create a custom 404 page that your visitors will land on. Follow the steps below:
- Create a static page, and give it a relevant name. The Page title will appear as the main message at the 404 page template.
- Add a featured image to the page, this image will become the age background. Add any content you wish, then hit Publish.
- Under Appearance > Customize > Theme Options > Custom 404 Page and select the page you just created from the dropdown. You can also adjust an overlay color and opacity to fine-tune the contrast between the image and the text.
- In order to see the design of the custom 404 page, you need to type a link at your site that is simply wrong. For example www.yoursite.com/nothingliveshere