US Gov State Governors October 2008

Failing A & AA on every page

  • American Samoa Government
  • Alabama
  • Ohio
  • Puerto Rico
  • Virgin Islands
  • South Carolina

Excluded from index

  • Illinois

Index facts

Sites tested: 08 Oct 2008
Total URLs tested: 34,754
Total tests run: 11,333,790
Total number of PDF's: 1,490
URLs failing functional tests: 4.04
Pages failing code standards: 82.27
Pages missing a title: 0.85
Pages failing accessibility level A: 38.10
Pages failing acessibility level AA: 99.52
Poorest code quality: Colorado (http://www.colorado.gov/governor) - 15,477 failures
Fastest overall average response time: Maryland (http://www.gov.state.md.us/)

PDF testing

Sitemorse performs twenty eight checks on PDF documents as part of our website benchmarking to ensure users do not experience problems such as broken links, or failing email addresses - we are also the first to test the accessibility compliance of PDF's.

25.8% of checked PDF's passed accessibility tests

Top ten functional failures

Total
file/url/badquery 38.89%
url/fetch/notfound 20.16%
file/html/badmeta 6.80%
file/url/offtop 6.56%
file/url/badpath 5.97%
url/fetch/noaddr 5.14%
file/html/longtitle 3.03%
file/html/notitle 2.50%
file/html/longmeta 1.96%
url/mail/exception 1.86%

Top ten code quality failures

Total
file/html/badentity 20.67%
file/html/unknownentity 20.67%
file/html/badvalue 13.03%
file/html/unknowntag 11.95%
file/html/tagnotallowed 11.66%
file/html/badattr 9.71%
file/html/closingunopened 5.73%
file/html/missingclose 2.89%
file/html/unnecessaryclose 1.87%
file/html/longtitle 0.43%

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