Common reasons for a site to be inaccessible
A times we try to access our favorite websites but we are hit with an error message from the browser “Server Not Found” and we ask ourselves what could have happened to the site? That is what this article tries to solve.
First you need to understand why the error message. This message is thrown to the user whenever the users’ browser can’t make a connection to the requested website. There are quite a number of reasons why the browser may fail to connect to the requested website. We are going to list problems and their possible solutions.
- Mistyped website address:- If you happen not to type the web address correctly, chances are that you will end up on a totally different site or none at all. The solution to this is that you should crosscheck the web address you typed in the address bar.
- No Internet Access :- Another reason you may not be able to access a website, is that your computer may be having connectivity issues. Try to open another website in your browser, if it fails, try to check your internet connection.
- Expired Domain Name :- If a website’s domain name has expired, the website becomes inaccessible. If you are the owner of the website, contact your hosting provider to check if this could be the reason.