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Web Standards & Compliance

elcomCMS has been built from the ground up to assist organizations with building standards-compliant websites, intranets and portals. The flexibility and robustness of elcomCMS means it’s easy to meet guidelines, regardless of the standard you are looking to implement.


elcomCMS allows you to create sites that meet the XHTML 1.0 and HTML5 specifications. Developers can therefore take advantage of the new semantic features to create a desired user experience. Compliant code rendered in elcomCMS, will work seamlessly across compatible browsers and platforms.

elcomCMS' inbuilt WYSIWYG editors are designed to check and fix any errors in your code.

CSS – Cascading Style Sheets

elcomCMS supports full separation of presentation from content and CSS based layouts and positioning. This is particularly powerful in terms of delivering and rendering content for different devices.

WCAG 2.0 & Section 508 – Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

elcomCMS meets W3C WCAG 2.0 and Section 508 accessibility standard. Maintaining accessibility is an ongoing process and elcomCMS' ePhox Content Editor module, provides accessibility compliance reports and a real time accessibility checker to assist content publisher with meeting accessibility requirements easily.

  • Renders valid XHTML
  • Inbuilt menu system outputs structural elements
  • Supports use of CSS based layouts
  • Supports friendly formatted URLS
  • ePhox has inbuilt accessibility checks and reporting tools
  • Supports page titles, keywords, metadata

SEO – Search Engine Optimization

elcomCMS is Search Engine friendly and supports SEO is a number of ways:

  • Supports page titles and site wide page title suffix control
  • User friendly formatted URLs
  • Meta tags
  • Canonical URLs
  • Redirect support
  • Broken Link checker
  • Google and XML site map
  • Google Analytics link tracking
  • CSS menus
  • Head code insertion

If you have any questions about web standards in elcomCMS please feel free to contact us here.

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