Top-level Websites

All top-level websites of colleges and schools, academic departments, research centres, and administrative and academic support units must adopt the web templates.

Testing and Quality Assurance

Any university website, regardless of using the web templates or not, should be checked for the followings before being published:

  • The website should be tested on the most popular desktop browsers, including IE, Chrome, Safari and Firefox.
  • Every web page should be tested on the most popular mobile platforms, including Android and iOS, without resizing issues.
  • Any web contents, including texts, images, videos and documents, should conform to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 standard, Level AA conformance (see Accessibility page).
  • Every web page should be validated against W3C Markup Validation Service and W3C CSS Validation Service.
  • Every piece of web content should be checked for spelling mistakes.
  • Every web page should be checked against broken links and outdated information regularly.