Website Launch Checklist – 10 Things to checkout before launching your website

We all know website launching is the challenging task! So a quality website is all about detailed implementation of predefined website strategies. To make sure nothing is missed, Vnnovate have enlisted handful pre-launch checklist for your website.

Content:

->  Make sure your content is Error free from from grammar, punctuation, and spelling mistakes.

->  Content should not have any plagiarism – duplicate content issues.

->  Content should have unique writing structure, capitalisation and punctuation.

->  Link formation should work ( Inbound links, Contact number tel links, Email links).

->  Text/HTML ratio – Make sure website should have 25 to 70% Text to HTML ratio.

->  Copyright must be implemented and updated.

->  Make sure images, audio as well as video files will work on all devices.

->  Do you added legal pages: Privacy policies, GDPR Policies (Cookies usage) as well as terms & conditions.

->  Links: Make sure all links should have SEO friendly URL structure.

Example: Abc.com/abc-xyz instead of Abc.com/abc_xyz

Also, make sure website don’t have any broken link. Check links through Dr Broken Link and Xenu

->  Make the most use of footer space – quick links, Contact details, copyright content, awards icons, social media icons

Design:

->  Favicon icon must be present.

->  Readability and Whitespace – Website must have readable font (Web fonts) as well as enough whitespace. It balances the interactions to users.

->  Make a good use of color pattern combination. Check out Coolors and Paletton.

->  Website layouts should be respond to change in screen size.

->  Touch support and icons must be appropriate for reading.

->  Website should have a customized 404 page to handle the broken links.

Compatibility & Infrastructure:

->  Is your website mobile friendly? – About 60% of traffic comes from mobile devices and nowadays, Google give more credits whose page have mobile friendliness.

->  Consistent Navigation – Make use of universal navigation for internal links. Use breadcrumbs for easy navigation from deep links.

->  Frame/Flash – Make sure your website didn’t have any piece of frame or flash, because search engine can’t able to read these files. Try alternative files to balance the website elements.

SEO & Analytics:

Page-Speed  : Website must be fast and mobile friendly. Check your website speed with GTmetrix

Meta tags  : Do a perfect keyword research and make a keyword strategies for keyword target. Adjust keyword density in content and keep all meta tags – Title and description according to pages

Canonical tag  : Make sure website have a preferred version of website in canonical tag, so it will help to prevent duplication issues for different version of website – www and non-www

Header tags  : Does your website have used perfect header tags? Does your website have 1 to 2 h1 tags? Make good use of H1, it’s play as a ranking factor.

Image  : Does your website have optimized images? Website must have optimized versions images as well as image alt tags. Check out with this tool for alt tags – Ad Results and Optimizilla for image optimization.

Google Analytics  : Be prepared with Google Analytics, configure this analytics with tracking code and manage all accountable settings (HTTPS and IP exclude).

Google Search console  : Config Google search console to track on-page activities and Google indexing. Also be prepared with XML sitemap configuration.

Google Search console  : Get real time monitoring with Tawk – free live chat web app, you can engage with real time visitors.

Now, you’re fully prepared to launch your website!

If you’ve still have some queries regarding website launch, then please let us know! We’re experts at the quick fix! Request a quote to quick fix for your website!

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