Prelaunch Checklist

Before your website goes live, there are a number of steps you’ll need to take to make sure that there are no errors or placeholder content.

  1. Remove text and photos placed in the site for placeholder or testing purposes.
  2. Check all content for spelling, grammar and Washington University in St. Louis style.
  3. Test your site manually for broken links, images and forms.
  4. If applicable, replace test email addresses in your forms with the correct email addresses.
  5. Add Google Analytics tracking code to your website.
  6. Change your privacy settings to allow search engines to index your site.