Tag Archives: 404 Error

Yahoo Hosting Doesn’t Allow Anyone to Upload or Create .htaccess Files

I just found out that Yahoo doesn’t allow anyone to upload or create .htaccess files. That’s why WordPress was having trouble creating an .htaccess file. I found out more information about it on Yahoo’s help pages. So it looks like your options are to stick with the default permalink structure, or to find a different… Read More

My WordPress Site Directs to a 404 Page

If you are trying to view your WordPress page, and are directed to a 404 page, below is one possible solution. Head over to your Dashboard, and under Settings => Permalinks, check to see if your .htaccess is writable. Below is a typical screen shot when the file is not writable. WordPress uses your .htaccess… Read More