Web Page
Check List

  _________ Spelling: Read through, don't just spell check. Even if the text was provided, make sure it flows correctly.
  _________ Links: Test links. Ensure they link to the desired location, including target names.
  _________ Meta Tags: (Make sure meta information goes before any JavaScript)
  • Description (Do not say "This page is")
    <meta name="Description" content="SHSU: Sam Houston State University Career Services Page">
  • Keywords
    <meta name="Keywords" content="keywords that people might type into a search engine to find the page">
  • Title
    <meta name="Title" content="Sam Houston State University Department Name Here">
  • Agency Authoring Information
    <meta name="Author" content="Texas, Sam Houston State University, SHSU, 753">
  _________ Load Time: The main page of the web site should load in 15 seconds or less, and every page should load in 25 seconds or less.
  _________ If it is a site with more than one page, make sure sub-pages link back to index.
  _________ Ensure there is an e-mail contact on each page.
  _________ Is page SECTION 508 compliant? A page is SECTION 508 compliant if all Success Criteria labeled with Level A are met.
An automated check can be done at IDI Web Accessibility Checker website. This will cover most criteria, but may not catch all.
  _________ Add links to information available on other pages. (For example, in catalogue, if it refers to another section, link it there.)
  _________ View it in IE, Firefox, and a mobile device to be sure the page displays properly.