Have you noticed that we’ve been sneaking extra utilities into the spotlight for you? Our Utility Spotlight column now appears twice each month, once in print and again in an online version about a totally different utility. That’s 2 for the price of 1—Free!

Lance Whitney shows you how you can use the free Web Page Error Toolkit from Microsoft to replace the generic 404 page with a custom error page that can provide useful details for site visitors instead of the frustration of the useless 404.

Jim Pierson describes  how the Visual Round-trip Analyzer utility can help you to figure out why your Web pages may be slow to load, and what you can do to make the pages load faster.