Website Checklist

Top 10 most important checklist your website should have in 2018.

1. Visitor's acceptance:
The contents and the images should communicate loud and clear. Purpose of the website should be clear in less than 5 seconds. Otherwise, the bounce rate will increase and all your efforts to get genuine traffic will be wasted.

2. Page Speed:
You should test the page speed using Google tool "Page Speed Insights". you can find the link in the description below. It will show all possible reasons why it is lacking.

3. Cross Browser Test:
Test your website across leading web browsers and their most common versions to ensure that no user gets to see a different version of your website.

4. Mobile Responsive nature:
Your website should be built in such a way that it should resize itself according to the different screen size of various devices like Mobile, tabs, laptops, desktops.

5. Google Analytics:
Google Analytics is a very important tool. It allows you to measure the results of individual campaigns in real-time, compare the data to previous periods, and so much more.

6. XML Sitemap:
It is very important for SEO because they make it easier for Google to find your website pages. There is no downside to having an XML Sitemap and having one can, improve your SEO. So I highly recommend them.

7. AMP, Accelerated Mobile Pages:
Google recognizes that AMP websites are more valuable for the users. AMP-optimized pages, loaded four times faster and required ten times fewer data than traditional pages.

8. JSON-LD structured data snippet:
Ask your developer to implement it on an urgent basis. Google already approaches its choice of structured data, as it's more flexible than microdata and more easily maintainable in the long run.

9. Social media and Business directories:
Try to create your account and business pages in social media and business directories. Add their links to your website. By this, you not only able to keep in touch with your desired visitors but also it helps to improve your Local Google Map ranking.
Lastly, On-Page Optimization

There are lots of aspects in this section like meta tags, title tag, keywords, h1 tag and many more. I will create a separate video to cover this point.

Apart from these, there are lots of other important factors related to Functionalities, designs, copyright contents, Securities, Backups, Compliances and much more but these 10 minimum points are not ignorable to survive in the current digital era.