Site Specifics

Basic Site Standards

  • February 4, 2011
  • 1:00 pm
  • Ph: (xxx) xxx-xxxx
  • Fx: (xxx) xxx-xxxx

Contact on Department Pages

Contact Information Layout: info advanced without image

General Information

  • Font:Arial
  • Hyperlinks and references to for-profit entities must be approved
  • Hyperlinks will be set to open in a new window unless the hyperlink is a link to a page on the client's website
  • Use mailto: use name for link
  • Clip art is not allowed unless approved by the website administrator
  • Avoid using the terms click here and under construction or using all caps unless it is an acronym
  • Only use underline for hyperlinks
  • Use & in headlines and subheads
  • Use serial commas
  • Spell out months in the content area
  • Abbreviate addresses unless in a paragraph
  • Use numbers in addresses
  • Use the % symbol
  • Do not capitalize the word city unless it is stated in the name (the City of Frederick)
  • Website (one word)
  • Alphabetize all areas of the site (lists, pages, etc.)
  • Contact with questions