Checklist

Service

Data

Example

Your details

devpi

Name

devpi.yourbiz.co.uk

Username

bz

Password

789

Domain

Name

www.hatherleigh.info

Server

server

IP Address

170.23.45.250

Mail

Personal email

you@yourbiz.co.uk

Master

DNS

master.yourbiz.co.uk

Minion

id

cloud-a

Monitor

Name

monitor.yourbiz.co.uk

Site

Name

hatherleigh_info

Company

Name

yourbiz

Abbreviation

yb

User

Name

pat

Amazon

Access key

ABCDEFG

Secret access key

1a2b3c

rsync.net

Host address

usw-s001.rsync.net

Username

123

Password

****

gpg key

ABCD1234

Password

****

Restic

Password

r35T1C

Apps

Enquiry

List of people to be notified when an enquiry is received.

Email

Standard Aliases

abuse
admin
info
postmaster
security
webmaster

Project

Sales

After Order

Find out who owns and controls the name servers and DNS.

After Test Site Deploy Before Customer Testing

If we are using a Captcha, check it is working.

Before Initial Deploy

Set-up the SEO details for each page: Name, Meta description and Meta keywords.

Create a favicon.ico. See favicon.ico

Enable the sitemap. See SiteMap

Check robots.txt and make sure the live site has index,follow in the html:

# test site
<meta name="robots" content="noindex,nofollow">
# live site
<meta name="robots" content="index,follow">

Add to Google Analytics and Search Console: Google

Add to Google My Business (for businesses with a physical business location): https://www.google.co.uk/business/