- Give users a verifiable indication of the official existence of the structure offering the content or services.
Indicate the registration number issued to the company or association at the end of the legal registration procedures in force in its country. This best practice does not apply to individuals, unless they are registered as a legal entity (freelancers, self-employed persons, etc.).
On the home page, the legal notices page, the about page, the contact page, the terms of service or the terms and conditions pages:
- Check that the registration number issued to the company or association at the end of the legal registration procedures in force in its country is indicated.
Business application and benefits
The rules should be applied to your projects from the design phase through to post-implementation , and they should be understood by all professionals with web and customer experience (CX) responsibilities: from strategy to operations, marketers to project managers, and editorial to technical staff. The benefits of using this ruleset are numerous, including improving customer satisfaction, web performance, and e-commerce, and expanding your client base, while also decreasing your errors and costs.
The objective of these rules and the Opquast community mission is ‘making the web better’ for your customers and for everyone! Opquast rules cover the key major areas of risk that can negatively affect website users such as privacy, ecodesign, accessibility and security.