9marks.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
74% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
25% 
Server
79% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.21 s
File size
75.60 kB
Words
528
Media files
17
Number of links
175 internal / 25 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
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9Marks
The page title is too short. (67 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
The page title is only one word.
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
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9Marks is a ministry dedicated to equipping church leaders with a biblical vision and practical resources for displaying God's glory to the nations through healthy churches.
The meta description is too long: 1049 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
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There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
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https://www.9marks.org/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
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Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en-us
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en-us
Alternate/Hreflang Links
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There are no alternate links specified on this page.
Other meta tags
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There is no rel next meta tag on this page.
There is no rel prev meta tag on this page.
Domain
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The domain is no subdomain.
The domain length is good.
The domain does not contain non-latin characters.
Page URL
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No parameters were found in the URL.
No session ID was found in the URL.
The URL does not have too many subdirectories.
Charset encoding
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The charset encoding (UTF-8) is set correctly.
Doctype
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The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
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Favicon
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The favicon is linked correctly.

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Page quality

Content
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This page contains 528 words. That's ok.
32% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
7 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 19.63 words is good.
Frames
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This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
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No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 7 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
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The amount of tags is very high (13). We recommend using a maximum of 11 tags for this page.
Image SEO
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15 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
Social Networks
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There are only a few social sharing widgets on the page. Make your website popular in social networks with social sharing widgets.
Additional markup
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HTTPS
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This website uses HTTPS to protect privacy and integrity of the exchanged data.
All included files are also transferred via HTTPS.

Page structure

H1 heading
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Headings
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Some headings occur twice on the page.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.
Some headings do not have any content.

Heading structure

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H3 How Would Paul Use a Church Directory? He’d Look for Grace on Every Page.
H3 Episode 156: On How Pastors Should Prepare their People for Eternity
H3 How Would Paul Use a Church Directory? He’d Look for Grace on Every Page. Duplicate text
H3 Episode 156: On How Pastors Should Prepare their People for Eternity Duplicate text
H3 5 Reasons to Preach through 1 John
H3 On Biblical Quotations and Allusions (with Michael Lawrence) | Preachers Talk, Ep. 16
H3 Recent Multimedia
H3 Episode 156: On How Pastors Should Prepare their People for Eternity Duplicate text
H3 On Biblical Quotations and Allusions (with Michael Lawrence) | Preachers Talk, Ep. 16 Duplicate text
H3 Book Review: Devoted to God’s Church, by Sinclair Ferguson
H3 Forum: How to Shepherd Your People in Light of the Capitol Riot
H3 Should You Talk About Heaven When You Share the Gospel?
H3 How Does the Hope of Heaven Drive Missions?
H3 Event
H3 Support 9Marks
H3 Popular this Month
H3 Empty heading
H3 Building Healthy Churches
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Some anchor texts are used more than once.
87 links don't have an anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 25 external links on this page.
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https://cn.9marks.org/External Subdomain Simplified Chinese
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https://prs.9marks.org/External Subdomain Dari
https://fr.9marks.org/External Subdomain French
https://ko.9marks.org/External Subdomain Korean
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https://es.9marks.org/External Subdomain Spanish
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/about/where-do-i-begin/Where Do I Begin?
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/about/our-team/Our Team
/about/mark-dever/Mark Dever
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/about/how-is-9marks-funded/Our Funding
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https://www.9marks.org/messages/Messages
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https://www.9marks.org/bookstore9Marks Bookstore
https://www.9marks.org/events/Event
/event/2021/04/9marks-weekende...9Marks Weekender 2021 | High Pointe Baptist Church
http://www.9marks.org/donate/Support 9Marks
http://www.9marks.org/donate/Give Today
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/by-author/alex-hong/Alex Hong
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/by-author/jonathan-leeman/Text duplicate Jonathan Leeman
/article/on-earth-as-in-heaven...On Earth as in Heaven: A (Very) Brief Biblical Theology of Heaven
/by-author/sam-emadi/Sam Emadi
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/church-search/Join Us
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https://www.9marks.org/contact/Contact
/privacy-policy/Privacy Policy
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Server configuration

HTTP redirects
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This page redirects to "https://www.9marks.org/"
HTTP header
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No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
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This page loads 8 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 7 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.21 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (76 kB).

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External factors

Blacklists
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This website is not classified "for adult only".
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 3,717 referring domains.
This page has 762,093 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 2,647 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
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The page has 0 shares, comments and likes on Facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
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This website is listed on Webwiki.

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www.9marks.org
9Marks
9Marks is a ministry dedicated to equipping church leaders with a biblical vision and practical resources for displaying God's glory to the nations through healthy churches.

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Church61%Check
9Marks Articles61%Check
Mark Dever60%Check
Biblical56%Check
God52%Check
Church Directory51%Check
Gospel Church51%Check
Church Leaders51%Check
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