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Domain Name: VCU.EDU

Registrant:
Virginia Commonwealth University
900 E. Main Street
Suite 1141
Richmond, VA 23284-3001
UNITED STATES

Administrative Contact:
William M. Jones
Virginia Commonwealth University
PO Box 842521
701 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23284-2521
UNITED STATES
(804) 828-9912
wmjones@vcu.edu

Technical Contact:
Tom Compton
Virginia Commonwealth University
PO Box 842521
701 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23284-2521
UNITED STATES
(804) 828-0621
tcompton@vcu.edu

Name Servers:
CABELL.VCU.EDU 128.172.1.2
HIBBS.VCU.EDU 128.172.1.1
RUBY.VCU.EDU 128.172.90.10
SNS-PB.ISC.ORG

Domain record activated: 11-Nov-1988
Domain record last updated: 30-Aug-2017
Domain expires: 31-Jul-2018

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Errors

A “link” element with a “sizes” attribute must have a “rel” attribute that contains the value “icon” or the value “apple-touch-icon”.

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"...icons --> <link rel="apple-touch-icon-precomposed" sizes="144x144" href="/media/vcu/assets/images/favicons/apple-touch-icon-144x144-precomposed.png"> <link..." Line: 4 Column: 1 - 139
"...sed.png"> <link rel="apple-touch-icon-precomposed" sizes="114x114" href="/media/vcu/assets/images/favicons/apple-touch-icon-114x114-precomposed.png"> <link..." Line: 5 Column: 1 - 135
"...sed.png"> <link rel="apple-touch-icon-precomposed" sizes="72x72" href="/media/vcu/assets/images/favicons/apple-touch-icon-72x72-precomposed.png"> <link..."

Bad value “” for attribute “href” on element “link”: Must be non-empty.

Line: 6 Column: 1 - 49
"...sed.png"> <link rel="apple-touch-icon-precomposed" href=""> <link..."

Bad value “https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Roboto:100,300,400,400i,500, 500i,700,700i,900,900i” for attribute “href” on element “link”: Illegal character in query: space is not allowed.

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"...fonts --> <link href="https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Roboto:100,300,400,400i,500, 500i,700,700i,900,900i" rel="stylesheet"> <!--..."

Bad value “https://www.w3.org/2000/svg” for the attribute “xmlns” (only “http://www.w3.org/2000/svg” permitted here).

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"...r__angle"><svg version="1.1" id="Layer_1" xmlns="https://www.w3.org/2000/svg" xmlns:xlink="https://www.w3.org/1999/xlink" x="0px" y="0px" viewBox="0 0 111 40" style="enable-background:new 0 0 111 64;" xml:space="preserve"><polyg..."

Bad value “https://www.w3.org/1999/xlink” for the attribute “xmlns:link” (only “http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink” permitted here).

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"...r__angle"><svg version="1.1" id="Layer_1" xmlns="https://www.w3.org/2000/svg" xmlns:xlink="https://www.w3.org/1999/xlink" x="0px" y="0px" viewBox="0 0 111 40" style="enable-background:new 0 0 111 64;" xml:space="preserve"><polyg..."

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"...u</a>.</p></p></dd><..."

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"....vcu.edu"><div class="hide-element">Virgin..."

Element “div” not allowed as child of element “h2” in this context. (Suppressing further errors from this subtree.)

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"...-nav-btn"><div class="mobile-nav-icon"></div>..."

Element “div” not allowed as child of element “span” in this context. (Suppressing further errors from this subtree.)

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"...en="true"><div class="hide-element">View q..." Line: 179 Column: 196 - 221
"...en="true"><div class="hide-element">View s..."

Attribute “description” not allowed on element “input” at this point.

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"...ch</label><input id="search-input" type="search" class="sb" name="query" autocomplete="off" description="VCU search" placeholder="Search VCU people and web" /><input..."

No space between attributes.

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"...egram.vcu.edu/"" aria-label="V..."

Saw “"” when expecting an attribute name. Probable cause: “=” missing immediately before.

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"...egram.vcu.edu/"" aria-label="V..."

Attribute “"” not allowed on element “a” at this point.

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"...nts-link"><a href="http://telegram.vcu.edu/"" aria-label="View more VCU events">More e..."

Element “style” not allowed as child of element “div” in this context. (Suppressing further errors from this subtree.)

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"...> </div> <style> ..."

Duplicate attribute “aria-label”.

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"...ome" aria-label="Go to VCU hom..."

Warnings

Attribute “xmlns” is not serializable as XML 1.0.

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"...r__angle"><svg version="1.1" id="Layer_1" xmlns="https://www.w3.org/2000/svg" xmlns:xlink="https://www.w3.org/1999/xlink" x="0px" y="0px" viewBox="0 0 111 40" style="enable-background:new 0 0 111 64;" xml:space="preserve"><polyg..."

Attribute “xmlns:xlink” with a value other than “http://www.w3.org/1999/xlink” is not serializable as XML 1.0 without changing document semantics.

Line: 88 Column: 349 - 560
"...r__angle"><svg version="1.1" id="Layer_1" xmlns="https://www.w3.org/2000/svg" xmlns:xlink="https://www.w3.org/1999/xlink" x="0px" y="0px" viewBox="0 0 111 40" style="enable-background:new 0 0 111 64;" xml:space="preserve"><polyg..."

Article lacks heading. Consider using “h2”-“h6” elements to add identifying headings to all articles.

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"...s</a></h2><article><div c..." Line: 107 Column: 412 - 420
"...d</a></h2><article><div c..." Line: 155 Column: 373 - 381
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"...h</a></h2><article><div c..." Line: 165 Column: 492 - 500
"...s</a></h2><article><div c..."

Attribute “"” is not serializable as XML 1.0.

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"...nts-link"><a href="http://telegram.vcu.edu/"" aria-label="View more VCU events">More e..."

The “contentinfo” role is unnecessary for element “footer”.

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"...FOOTER --><footer class="vcuhp-footer" id="footer" role="contentinfo"><div c..."

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