Website Pre-Launch Check ListΒΆ

  • Make a favicon
  • Make sprites
  • Combine, Minify and Compress CSS and JS
  • Test all pages in all major browsers
  • Install a warning message for IE 6
  • Check all meta data
  • Check to make sure you have a styled 404 and 500 error pages
  • Make sure you’re using page caching
  • Make sure you have google Analytics installed
  • Make sure the site works with out Javascript turned on or that you have a javascript required message.
  • Add a print style sheet
  • Add a Sitemap for search engines
  • Proofread content
  • Double check your links (http://validator.w3.org/checklink/)
  • Test all forms for validation and functionality
  • Optimize the site for performance, http://developer.yahoo.com/performance/rules.html