Bbc.co.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
90% 
Page quality
57% 
Page structure
95% 
Link structure
81% 
Server
68% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.06 s
File size
328.70 kB
Words
868
Media files
3
Number of links
84 internal / 34 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
BBC - Home
The page title is too short. (115 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The best of the BBC, with the latest news and sport headlines, weather, TV & radio highlights and much more from across the whole of BBC Online
The length of the meta description is perfect. (906 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.bbc.com/
The canonical link points to a different domain.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en-gb
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en-gb
Alternate/Hreflang Links
(Somewhat important)
The specified alternate links have no errors.
Other meta tags
(Somewhat important)
There is no rel next meta tag on this page.
There is no rel prev meta tag on this page.
Domain
(Somewhat important)
The domain is no subdomain.
The domain length is good.
The domain does not contain non-latin characters.
Page URL
(Somewhat important)
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
(Somewhat important)
The character encoding is not specified in the HTTP header.
The charset encoding (UTF-8) is set correctly.
Doctype
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
Favicon
(Nice to have)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

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viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
descriptionThe best of the BBC, with the latest news and sport headlines, weather, TV & radio highlights and much more from across the whole of BBC Online
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
No paragraphs were detected.
This page contains 868 words. That's ok.
25.7% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 17 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 17 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
Alt text (alternative text) is correctly used on all found images.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
There are only a few social sharing widgets on the page. Make your website popular in social networks with social sharing widgets.
Additional markup
(Nice to have)
No additional page markup was found.
HTTPS
(Somewhat important)
This website uses HTTPS to protect privacy and integrity of the exchanged data.
All included files are also transferred via HTTPS.

Media list

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...10967_boris-hospital-visit_280121_el.jpgBoris Johnson visiting a hospital in Glasgow
...B9/production/_116714277_hi061210330.jpgA woman wearing a face mask sunbathes on the beach
...ion/_116713473_utd-racism_280121_cps.jpgAxel Tuanzebe

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
BBC Homepage
The H1 heading is too short (12 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

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H1 BBC Homepage
H2 More top stories
H2 Coronavirus pandemic
H2 Lockdown Learning
H2 News headlines
H2 Sport headlines
H2 Around the UK
H2 3 things we love today
H2 Entertainment news
H2 Talked about TV
H2 Learn at home
H2 Society
H2 Real-life stories
H2 You might have missed
H2 Food
H2 Lifestyle
H2 This week in sport
H2 Behind the headlines
H2 Time well spent
H2 National Lottery draws
H2 Modern slavery statement
H2 The BBC around the UK
H2 Other services
H3 TV lessons and online activities to take the stress out of home-schooling
H3 See the latest results, including Lotto, EuroMillions, Set for Life and Thunderball
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The amount of internal links is ok.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are too many external links (34) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.bbc.com/External BBC Homepage
https://www.bbc.co.uk/Anchor Skip to content
/accessibility/Accessibility Help
https://account.bbc.com/accoun...External BBC Account
https://www.bbc.com/External Home
https://www.bbc.com/newsExternal News
https://www.bbc.com/sportExternal Sport
https://www.bbc.com/reelExternal Reel
https://www.bbc.com/worklifeExternal Worklife
https://www.bbc.com/travelExternal Travel
https://www.bbc.com/futureExternal Future
https://www.bbc.com/cultureExternal Culture
https://www.bbc.co.uk/Anchor MenuMore
https://www.bbc.co.uk/searchsearch Search
https://www.bbc.com/External Text duplicate Home
https://www.bbc.com/newsExternal Text duplicate News
https://www.bbc.com/sportExternal Text duplicate Sport
https://www.bbc.com/reelExternal Text duplicate Reel
https://www.bbc.com/worklifeExternal Text duplicate Worklife
https://www.bbc.com/travelExternal Text duplicate Travel
https://www.bbc.com/futureExternal Text duplicate Future
https://www.bbc.com/cultureExternal Text duplicate Culture
https://www.bbc.com/culture/musicExternal Music
/schedules/p00fzl9mTV
https://www.bbc.com/weatherExternal Weather
https://www.bbc.co.uk/soundsSounds
/news/live/uk-55838180Latest virus updates as PM visits Scotland
/news/business-55826646UK holiday bookings 'coming in thick and fast'
/sport/football/55813101Man Utd 'disgusted' at racial abuse of players
/news/entertainment-arts-55837969Stars celebrate as Bridgerton sets Netflix record
/news/entertainment-arts-55839655Why Spotify wants to monitor your emotions
/bitesize/articles/zff67ycWhat it's like to get a sport scholarship at a US uni
/news/uk-politics-55839493Black MPs unite to encourage vaccine take-up
/news/55825480Debunking the Covid deniers who enter hospitals
/news/uk-wales-55825283Mother-of-five dies with Covid, aged 40
/bitesize/articles/zvryp4jLEARN NOW
https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsNews headlines
/news/world-asia-china-55837009WHO probe team in China exits Wuhan quarantine
/news/health-55827497Virus 'going in right direction but not fast enough'
/news/business-55817920Car production slumps to lowest level since 1984
https://www.bbc.co.uk/sportSport headlines
/sport/football/55813101Man Utd 'disgusted' at racial abuse
/sport/football/55838179Tuchel hopes for no Lampard fan backlash
/sport/rowing/55815859Glover, 34, launches Tokyo comeback bid
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/ukAround the UK
/news/live/uk-scotland-55829559Scottish Budget & PM's visit
/news/uk-northern-ireland-5583...NI schools set to remain shut until 8 March
/news/uk-wales-55846206Major search for three people on missing boat
/sounds/play/p0954vjhRemembering the man who invited the world over for dinner. AudioRemembering the man who invited the world over for dinner
/blogs/natureuk/entries/92fc7c...'Hibernation is much more than the big sleep'
/sport/av/basketball/55803163'You meant the world to me': A tribute to Kobe Bryant. Video'You meant the world to me': A tribute to Kobe Bryant
/bbcthree/article/de510af8-86d...Family guy, 'I'm meant to be in Australia, but I'm in Milton Keynes''I'm meant to be in Australia, but I'm in Milton Keynes'
/news/uk-wales-55826517Sir Tom told he 'wouldn't succeed with curly hair'
/programmes/articles/29Xd7yyfs...Is this the first great exclusive for Xbox Series X?
/mediacentre/2021/series-six-i...Filming concludes on sixth series of Inside No. 9
/mediacentre/2021/the-tourist-...Jamie Dornan to star in new mystery thriller
/food/articles/celebrity_best_...10 celebrities, one kitchen – what could go wrong?
https://www.bbc.com/mediacentr...External Tracy Beaker is back - and she's a mum
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesizeLearn at home
/programmes/articles/5J20YPtNl...The most powerful Roman you've never heard of
/bitesize/articles/zdshhbkQuiz: Which of these famous foods are named after people?
/bitesize/articles/z7p48xsHow to stay positive about maths when teaching your kids
/news/uk-55836703Schools to get free anthology of black authors
/news/uk-england-derbyshire-55...Shopping centre owners defend 'Derbion' name switch
/programmes/articles/3CRsYv2rJ...'People need to realise there will be more redundancies' Video'People need to realise there will be more redundancies'
/programmes/articles/60VwXpwFr...Million by 30: 'I had always wanted to be an inventor'
/news/business-55803244The pilots forced to change career completely
/programmes/articles/428dl25tg...How a brain implant helped a man 'see' his wife again
/news/entertainment-arts-55766265Dave Grohl: I dreamt I was shot in the back
/news/in-pictures-55795227Stunning architecture photo winners announced
/bitesize/articles/z238cmnCan you solve these mind-boggling riddles from the past?
/food/recipes/creamy_mushroom_...The vol-au-vent is back and we're all for it
/food/collections/one_dish_din...One-pan dinners to save time and washing up
/food/collections/classic_sund...Cosy up with a roast and enjoy the leftovers this week
/programmes/articles/2t6bwB81r...Six things you should know about learning a new language
/news/world-55719338When your 'pandemic puppy' doesn't work out
/food/collections/one-pot_rice...Effortless rice dishes to make all in one pot
/sport/football/55784051Arsenal sign Real's Odegaard on loan
/news/world-us-canada-55824267Gymnast's 'black excellence' routine goes viral
/sport/cycling/55804723Groenewegen had death threats after crash
/news/uk-scotland-scotland-pol...Will there be a Scottish independence referendum?
/news/business-55827358Boeing 737 Max cleared to fly in UK and EU
/news/world-us-canada-55820610Trump impeachment: Why convicting him just got a lot harder
/sounds/play/p0952341What's next for far-right extremism in America? AudioWhat's next for far-right extremism in America?
/iplayer/episode/p094ctd2/arlo...How Arlo Parks became a popstar in the pandemic. IPlayer-VideoHow Arlo Parks became a popstar in the pandemic
/sounds/play/p094k8pnThe Serpent mix: Distinctly 70s with a hint of psychedelia. AudioThe Serpent mix: Distinctly 70s with a hint of psychedelia
/programmes/articles/9JzWg92Gw...RESULTS
https://downloads.bbc.co.uk/ab...External Trivial anchor text
Read more
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https://www.bbc.co.uk/cymruCymru
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/contact/complaintsComplaints
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https://www.bbc.com/newsExternal Text duplicate News
https://www.bbc.com/sportExternal Text duplicate Sport
https://www.bbc.com/reelExternal Text duplicate Reel
https://www.bbc.com/worklifeExternal Text duplicate Worklife
https://www.bbc.com/travelExternal Text duplicate Travel
https://www.bbc.com/futureExternal Text duplicate Future
https://www.bbc.com/cultureExternal Text duplicate Culture
https://www.bbc.com/culture/musicExternal Text duplicate Music
/schedules/p00fzl9mText duplicate TV
https://www.bbc.com/weatherExternal Text duplicate Weather
https://www.bbc.co.uk/soundsText duplicate Sounds
/usingthebbc/termsTerms of Use
https://www.bbc.co.uk/aboutthebbcAbout the BBC
/usingthebbc/privacyPrivacy Policy
/usingthebbc/cookiesCookies
/accessibilityText duplicate Accessibility Help
https://www.bbc.co.uk/guidanceParental Guidance
https://www.bbc.co.uk/contactContact the BBC
/bbcnewsletterGet Personalised Newsletters
/news/help-41670342Why you can trust the BBC
https://www.bbcglobalnews.com/...External Advertise with us
https://www.bbc.com/usingthebb...External AdChoices / Do Not Sell My Info
/help/web/links/Read about our approach to external linking.

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.bbc.co.uk/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 17 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.06 seconds.
This website does not require any CSS files.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (329 kB).

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External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as Radiotv. This classification is fine.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 664,825 referring domains.
This website has 591,621,305 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 289,003 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

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Sitemap: https://www.bbc.co.uk/food/sitemap.xml
Sitemap: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/sitemap/sitemapindex.xml
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Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
68,281

Only the data for the given URL is shown. We cannot determine the social actions for a linked fan page.

Search preview

www.bbc.co.uk
BBC - Home
The best of the BBC, with the latest news and sport headlines, weather, TV & radio highlights and much more from across the whole of BBC Online

Most important keywords

Following keywords were found. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

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BBC News72%Check
BBC Radio70%Check
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headlines54%Check
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