DQM Library CheckpointsThis page contains the latest copy of the DQM Library Checkpoints which include best practice checkpoints and additional checkpoints available in our library
Explaining SEOSearch Engine Optimization is a way of looking at improvements that can be done on a website so that it would rank better on a search engine.
Explaining AccessibilityWebsite Accessibility relates to actions that can be made to a website in order to improve the user experience of someone with a disability who is accessing your website
All data tables should correctly define header rows and column headersAll images should specify an "alt" attributeAll pages should contain a link to cookies policyAll pages should contain an H1 headingAll pages should contain a privacy linkAll pages should contain headingsAlways capitalize the company name correctlyBroken external linksBroken imagesBroken internal linksCombine adjacent links together if they have the same destinationCopyright date should be the current yearDo not artificially create bullet listsDo not create arrows using >>Do not create blinking textDo not disable autocompleteDo not disable or suppress the ability to zoomDo not have links without contentDo not have multiple headings with identical textDo not overuse uppercase formattingDo not provide text alternatives for decorative imagesDo not use "onmousedown" without "onkeydown"Do not use "onmouseout" without "onblur"Do not use "onmouseover" without "onfocus"Do not use "onmouseup" without "onkeyup"Do not use absolute fixed textDo not use a down event on a web pageDo not use bold <b> tags to emphasize textDo not use deprecated tags or attributesDo not use FlashDo not use fonts other than [XXX]Do not use inline stylesDo not use italic <i> tags to emphasize textDo not use justified textDo not use meaningless phrases such as "click here" or "more" as entire link textDo not use meta refresh with a time limitDo not use pre-ticked boxes in formsDo not use underlining to highlight textDo not use unencoded special characters within file or directory names (URLs)Do not use white space characters to control spacing within a wordEMBED tags must have an associated NOEMBED tagGraphical form buttons should have "alt" text
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