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Updated Policy Titles in Policy Library

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By Grace Lam

We’ve updated the titles of the policies in the Policy Library for clarity and consistency (the policies themselves haven't changed). The updated titles incorporate the specific criteria that a policy looks for in detecting matches. For reference, see the tables below detailing the changes.

Policies that detect incorrect formatting

Previous Policy Title Updated Policy Title
Find incorrect usage of digit separators Inconsistent usage of digit separators
Find wrong date formats Inconsistent date formats
Find wrong time formats Inconsistent time formats
Find wrong phone number format Inconsistent phone number formats
Find wrong phone number format - Norwegian Inconsistent phone number formats – Norway
Find words in all capital letters Words in all capital letters
Find all words with a Binnen-I Words with a Binnen-I

Policies that detect specific content elements

Previous Policy Title Updated Policy Title
Find word(s) without specific context Words that are not followed/preceded by specific words
Find repeated, short words Multiple short words in succession
Find publicly exposed credit card numbers Publicly exposed credit card numbers
Find 'Lorem Ipsum' "Lorem Ipsum" placeholder text
Norwegian words to avoid Words to avoid in Norwegian for clearer writing
Swedish words to avoid Words to avoid in Swedish for clearer writing
Words to avoid on a Dutch website Words to avoid in Dutch for clearer writing
Banks and Banking: Find disclaimer in the advertisement about the effect of fees Banks and banking: presence of disclaimer in ad about the effect of fees
Banks and banking: Find mention of "annual percentage yield" in advertisement Banks and banking: mention of "annual percentage yield" in advertisement

Policies that detect the absence of specific elements

Previous Policy Title Updated Policy Title
No Siteimprove Analytics script on page Pages without the Siteimprove Analytics script
No Google Analytics script on the page Pages without the Google Analytics script
Missing Meta tag description Pages missing a meta tag description
Email address without a 'mailto:' attribute Email addresses missing a "mailto:" attribute
Images without alt attribute Images missing an alt attribute
Brand name without Trademark ® and/or ™ Brand names that appear without ® and/or ™ symbols

Polices that detect specific technical elements/behaviors or file types

Previous Policy Title Updated Policy Title
Find HTML forms on any page HTML forms on any page
HTTPS and HTTP mixed content HTTP mixed content on HTTPS pages
Links to documents not opening with target="_blank" Links to documents that do not open in a new tab
External links not opening with target="_blank" External links that do not open in a new tab
Find Word documents Word documents
Find Excel documents Excel documents
Find PowerPoint documents PowerPoint documents
Unsafe domains Links to unsafe domains

Policies that detect content that does not meet length expectations

Previous Policy Title Updated Policy Title
Page title too long Long page titles
Find long paragraphs Long paragraphs
Meta tag description too long Long meta tag descriptions
Max length of words Words exceeding __ characters
Max length of headers (H1) H1 headers exceeding __ characters

Policies that detect difficult-to-read pages

Previous Policy Title Updated Policy Title
Difficult pages to read - Gunning Fog Difficult-to-read pages (Gunning Fog)
Difficult pages to read - Flesch Reading Ease Difficult-to-read pages (Flesch Reading Ease)
Difficult pages to read - Flesch Kincaid Grade Level Difficult-to-read pages (Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level)
Difficult pages to read - ARI Difficult-to-read pages (ARI)
Difficult pages to read - Coleman-Liau Difficult-to-read pages (Coleman-Liau)
Difficult pages to read - LIX Difficult-to-read pages (LIX)
Difficult pages to read - SMOG Difficult-to-read pages (SMOG)
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