50 Creative Examples of 404 Pages in Web Design

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There are two ways that you can go when designing a 404 page for your website. You could go the sensible route and make it professional, usable and try to help the reader find exactly what they were looking for. Or, you could design a 404 page that not only defines the character of your website but also makes it a pleasure and surprise to the user.

It’s amazing the lasting effect a sprinkle of humor and lots of creativity can have on a user, and it will certainly make your site that little bit more memorable.

Below, we have a collection of sites that have taken the time to create a highly creative 404 page. You may notice that some do not even meet the most basic usability guidelines, but who cares; they will make you smile! Hope you enjoy them!

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404 Glitch (404.ie)

Glitch 404 page not found web design inspiration

404 Illustrated Space Page (by Viktor Kern)

Illustrated Space 404 page not found web design inspiration

Virtual Reality 404 Page (virtualbuilding.global)

Virtual Reality 404 page not found web design inspiration

404 Page Illustration (by Craftwork Design)

Illustration 404 page not found web design inspiration

Clay Shooting 404 (by Viktor Kern)

Clay Shooting 404 page not found web design inspiration

Can’t Touch This 404 (phive.pt)

Touch This 404 page not found web design inspiration

Doctor Who Illustration Error 404 (by Alessandro Ceporina)

Doctor Who Illustration 404 page not found web design inspiration

Sunrise Error 404 Page Not Found (by Theme Boo)

Sunrise 404 page not found web design inspiration

End of Production Line 404 (panike.pt)

End of Production Line 404 page not found web design inspiration

Back to the Future 404 (by Zazuly Aziz)

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Simple 404 Milk Carton Illustration (by Igor Plac)

Simple 404 Milk Carton Illustration 404 page not found web design inspiration

Creative 404 Page Collection (by UserThemes)

Creative 404 Page Collection not found web design inspiration

Well, this is embarrassing 404 (welikesmall.com)

Well this is embarrassing 404 page not found web design inspiration

Oops! We can’t find the page (by Rizvan Baghirli)

Oops We can't find the page 404 page not found web design inspiration

Sorry, there’s nothing here (http://onesharedhouse.com)

Sorry nothing here 404 page not found web design inspiration

404 Page Illustrations (by craftworkdesign)

Illustrations 404 page not found web design inspiration

Oh F*ck! Page Not Found (by Bakhtiyar Sattarov)

Oh F*ck! 404 page not found web design inspiration

Whoops! We have a problem (vspicer.com)

Whoops We have a problem 404 page not found web design inspiration

Pigeon 404 (Natalia Lashko)

Pigeon 404 page not found web design inspiration

DOZ – Creative 404 Pages (by Madeon08)

DOZ - Creative 404 Pages not found web design inspiration

404 – It looks like you’re lost (by Olia Gozha)

It looks like you are lost 404 page not found web design inspiration

Holy 404 Error, Space Ghost (by Ben Jordan)

 404 page not found web design inspiration

Sush.io 404 page (by Kevin Cdnc)

404 page not found web design inspiration

404 Error Page (by Justicon)

error 404 page not found web design inspiration

Oops! Look like the page is lost… (flippingbook.com)

Oops Look like the page is lost 404 page not found web design inspiration

Stranger Things 404 Page (by Michael Tsirakis)

Stranger Things 404 page not found web design inspiration

The Dribbble 404 Page (by Rogie)

The Dribbble 404 page not found web design inspiration

404 Banner & Landing Page (by AQR Studio)

Banner Landing Page 404 page not found web design inspiration

Oh no, bad luck! (marvelapp.com)

Oh no bad luck 404 page not found web design inspiration

Android 404 Page Not Found (android.com)

Android 404 page not found web design inspiration

Animated Bokeh 404 (hotdot.pro)

Animated Bokeh 404 page not found web design inspiration

404 Page Illustrations (by Craftwork Design)

Illustrations 404 page not found web design inspiration

Where’s the page, Lebowski? (by Dmitry Z.)

Where is the page Lebowski 404 page not found web design inspiration

404 Got Nothing (by Greg Lapin)

Got Nothing 404 page not found web design inspiration

Happy 404 day! (by Vlad Shagov)

happy 404 page not found web design inspiration

Ultimate Creative 404 Pages (by Mexopixel)

Ultimate Creative 404 page not found web design inspiration

Dear Happy Internet Traveler (orangecoat.com)

Dear Happy Internet Traveler 404 page not found web design inspiration

Oh Snap! 404 Error (brandcrowd.com)

Oh Snap Error 404 page not found web design inspiration

Break Apart Text 404 Page (by Lena Zaytseva)

Break Apart Text 404 page not found web design inspiration

Holey moley! This really sucks (getflywheel.com)

Holey moley This really sucks 404 page not found web design inspiration

The New Yorker 404 (newyorker.com)

The New Yorker 404 page not found web design inspiration

Broken Page 404 (by Phillip Kovalev)

Broken Page 404 page not found web design inspiration

404 Page (by Hrvoje Dominko)

404 page not found web design inspiration

Deserted Page Animation (by Manu)

Deserted Page Animation 404 page not found web design inspiration

This page is devoid of function! (distilled.net)

This page is devoid of function 404 page not found web design inspiration

This is not the page you are looking for (github.com)

This is not the page you are looking for 404 page not found web design inspiration

Animated 404 Black Hole (by Elsie Chen)

Animated 404 Black Hole page not found web design inspiration

The page you were looking for does not exist (tacobell.com)

The page you were looking for does not exist 404 page not found web design inspiration

NASA 404 Page Concept (by Tay Marvin)

NASA 404 Page Concept page not found web design inspiration

404 Error Page (by akhil chandh)

error 404 page not found web design inspiration