UKOLN Interoperability Focus: Events

SWMLAC Workshop - 24 October 2005 - Benchmarking Web Sites

HTML compliance

The following table gives a summary of a survey of the HTML compliance of home pages of Web sites for participants on the "Benchmarking Web Sites" workshop which will be held on 24th October 2005.

The survey makes use of the W3C HTML compliance checking tool.

You can use the service yourself either by going to the HTML Validator or by entering a URL in the following box:

HTML Validator Tool


Table 1: Findings
  Organisation Compliant? HTML Version Errors Comments Try It
1 SWMLAC Not Compliant No Doctype 289 errors   Check
2 Learn somerset Not Compliant XHTML 1.0 42 errors   Check
3 Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery Not Compliant No Doctype 33 errors   Check
4 Somerset County Council Not Compliant HTML 4.01 Transitional 81 errors   Check

The information in the table was collected on 20th October 2005.


Please note the following:


A summary of the findings is given below.

Table 1: HTML Compliance
Compliant 0 0%
Not Compliant 4 100%

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