Going down in a blaze of glory

We researched quite a few ‘oops’ website error messages for a recent re-platforming project, and came across some slick/witty/interesting approaches. Here’s a new favourite, which a colleague stumbled on today when our collaborative workspace platform Podio had a rare hiccup (it’s the clever visual touch of the last ‘o’ sliding away to reveal the circuit board that works here – copy is not half as cute, but does the job):

There are lots of lists out there of creative ‘404’ error pages, including a comprehensive selection here.

Author: George Wright Theohari

Branding | Content | Design. We develop and deliver beautifully effective communications across print, digital and film. enquiries@speakmedia.co.uk http://www.speakmedia.co.uk

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