The details on this page represents the goal, activities, deliverables and resources for conducting a content validation as part of a site migration project.
The content validation is step 18 of a 24 step project delivery process Salsa has designed for migrating (or upgrading) sites from a legacy or proprietary CMS to Drupal 9.
Be confident all content has been transferred successfully from the source CMS site to the Drupal 9 site
Spot checks of content pages to ensure distinct elements within distinct content types have been migrated successfully
Heuristic tests of content based on database counts and other metrics
Ideally, automated validation
Content validation report (approach, findings, recommendations)
Resources and templates*
Content validation report sample
Heuristic validation approaches