HTTP Status Codes as Telephone Calls

December 18, 2012 http

I had a funny idea to describe HTTP Status Codes as telephone conversations so I thought I'd write it in a blog post.

301
She's not here right now but she'll be back later.
302
She doesn't live here anymore, she now lives somewhere else.
304
He hesn't changed a bit.
401
I can't allow you to speak to him.
402
$1.99 for the first minute...
404
No one by that name lives here.
500
It's not you, it's me.
503
I can't deal with this anymore.