Avoiding the WordPress empty blog – Not Found message

Did you know that if you have a WordPress blog page but you don’t have any posts, when someone navigates to your blog page they get a page containing the 404- Not found message.

Something looking a bit like this?

404 - Not Found message when there are no posts in your blog

Well there is at least one way to overcome this tiny problem.

  1. The first is to write a blog post.
  2. Another option is to provide a better 404 – Not Found page.

For the time being I’ll stick with this solution. KISS