500 Internal Server Errors: What are they and how you can fix them

500 internal server error usually indicates that there is a problem or a brief bug with the website's programming.

What causes it?

1. Corrupted or broken
.htaccess file

2. A permissions error
 

3. Potential causes include

4. The PHP memory limit being exceeded

5. Faulty third-party plugins or themes

How can you fix it?

1. Refresh the

2. PageCome back later

3. Delete your browser's cookies

4. Troubleshoot as a 504 Gateway Timeout error instead