Website Launch Check List

Posted On: November 29, 2011


A website check list is essential to not forget any important details of a website. This list is a helpful tool to go over before launching a website. 


Website Launch Check List Basics

  • Check spelling

  • Check typography

  • Add favicon

  • Check all links

  • Create a site map (Google XML)

  • Create a 303 redirect page

  • Create 404 page & 500 error pages

  • Test contact forms and their confirmation pages

  • Test all email addresses

  • Validate code

  • Add RSS feed

  • Add page titles, meta description & keywords

  • Test! Test! Test! (Websites should be tested in all modern browsers such as IE7 +, Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Opera)

  • Add alt tags to all Images

  • Add spam filter for forms and comments

  • Set copyright to refresh automatically and add links to website’s creator in footer

  • Add ipad & iphone icons

  • Ensure all blog post pages are properly styled (bullet points, numbers, captions and images) 

  • Ensure pagination works with numerous blog posts