Thoughts about good web sites

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It covers the following topics you should consider for a good website:

  • Use valid HTML.
  • Keep URLs available – if needed, forward old URLs to the new ones, but don’t just remove them (also see
  • Barrier free layout – size of text and elements containing text should always use the unit “em”, the length of text lines should have a maximum width, content should be usable on every kind of device, avoid links to the current URL.
  • Testing – check the display on different browsers and different devices or operating system, also check what happens if there is no JavaScript or CSS available or not fully supported.

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