Essential website checklist before going live
October 11, 2013
Every website needs to follow specific guidelines for optimal user experience and search engine indexing.
As long as you can place a nice checkmark beside each item in the list below, your website should be ready to launch!
- Content is unique and authoritative
- Simple contact form
- Mobile website/Responsive design
- Add guarantees or warranties
- Add and test call-to-actions
- Don’t buy/sell links
- Phone number and address unique on website
- Redirect www.
- Long term domain registration
- Robots.txt can crawl website
- Meta tags allow search engine to crawl website
- High quality meta description and title
- Create and submit Sitemap
- Add a blog
- Create RSS
- Add “Like”, “Tweet”, Share”
- Social comments