Canoescotland.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
75% 
Page quality
35% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
73% 
Server
46% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.07 s
File size
59.70 kB
Words
433
Media files
29
Number of links
115 internal / 3 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Scottish Canoe Association
The length of the page title is perfect. (247 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The Scottish Canoe Association is the National Governing Body for Canoeing in Scotland. We have a network of affiliated clubs and approved paddlesport providers throughout Scotland offering a range of canoe disciplines.
The meta description is too long: 1367 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
http://canoescotland.org/home
The specified canonical link points to a different page.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en
Alternate/Hreflang Links
(Somewhat important)
There are no alternate links specified on this page.
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 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)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Only 1 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 433 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
The average number of words per sentence of 8.5 words is low.
15.9% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 25 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 9 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
15 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
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)
The HTTPS protocol for secure data transmission is not used.

Media list

URLAlt attributeTitle
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...style-canoe-scotland-2.jpg?itok=jxljYQ4qNo alt attribute provided
...athon-canoe-scotland-2.jpg?itok=QzFzyH0iNo alt attribute provided
...lalom-canoe-scotland-2.jpg?itok=BWTVSNqYNo alt attribute provided
...print-canoe-scotland-2.jpg?itok=2Tj9zleGNo alt attribute provided
...cial-event/polo events.jpg?itok=aT2H1QAvNo alt attribute provided
...all/themes/basestation_open/img/news.pngNo alt attribute provided
...l/themes/basestation_open/img/events.pngNo alt attribute provided
...fault/files/img/homepage/get-started.pngNo alt attribute provided
...t/files/img/homepage/where_to_paddle.pngNo alt attribute provided
.../files/img/homepage/hp-wherethewater.jpgNo alt attribute provided
.../default/files/tokyo_2020_bid_logo_2.jpgNo alt attribute provided
.../default/files/img/homepage/campsite.pngNo alt attribute provided
...isciplines-img/touring.jpg?itok=aRFV3c2aNo alt attribute provided
...cipline-canoe-scotland.jpg?itok=26XvLvSoWhite Water Racing - Canoe ScotlandWhite Water Racing - Canoe Scotland
...eestyle-canoe-scotland.jpg?itok=3D68rIIdFreestyle - Canoe ScotlandFreestyle - Canoe Scotland
...ll/canoe-sailing-thumb.jpg?itok=Zz8PfcuuCanoe Sailing - Canoe ScotlandCanoe Sailing - Canoe Scotland
...arathon-canoe-scotland.jpg?itok=VQfrVdPlMarathon - Canoe ScotlandMarathon - Canoe Scotland
...sciplines/small/Polo 6.jpg?itok=0W6qWou1SCA Canoe PoloSCA Canoe Polo
...cipline-canoe-scotland.jpg?itok=RoBois-_Slalom - Canoe ScotlandSlalom - Canoe Scotland
...cipline-canoe-scotland.jpg?itok=3PjhiOMZSprint - Canoe ScotlandSprint - Canoe Scotland
...cipline-canoe-scotland.jpg?itok=BFZhEl1zStand Up Paddleboarding - Canoe ScotlandStand Up Paddleboarding - Canoe Scotland
...small/sit-on-top-thumb.jpg?itok=hwrY3nJ_Sit on top - Canoe ScotlandSit on top - Canoe Scotland
...cipline-canoe-scotland.jpg?itok=--sbtr3QTouring - Canoe ScotlandTouring - Canoe Scotland
...line-scottish-canoeing.jpg?itok=M5b7fE5DSurf - Scottish CanoeingSurf - Scottish Canoeing
...anoeing-canoe-scotland.jpg?itok=Q1fHxW9pOpen Canoeing - Canoe ScotlandOpen Canoeing - Canoe Scotland
...ayaking-canoe-scotland.jpg?itok=9DTv4t7VSea Kayaking - Canoe ScotlandSea Kayaking - Canoe Scotland
...cipline-canoe-scotland.jpg?itok=TC4_fwylWhite water - Canoe ScotlandWhite water - Canoe Scotland

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.
There are 44 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Search form
H2 Next Regional Forum
H2 Next Freestyle
H2 Next Marathon Event
H2 Next Slalom Event
H2 Next Sprint Event
H2 Next Polo Event
H2 News
H2 Events
H2 Get Started
H2 Self Service
H2 Where To Paddle
H2 Where's The Water?
H2 Shop
H2 Courses And Training
H2 Performance
H2 Campsite
H2 Resources
H2 Join in
H2 Further Information
H2 Legal
H2 Contact
H3 River Findhorn: Tree Felling operations on the banks
H3 SCA Approved Tutor / Assessors of Coach Award
H3 Wild Water Racing World Championships
H3 Regional Forum: Highlands
H3 Regional Forum: West
H3 SCA Online Forum
H3 The Highland Series 2017
H3 Join Now
H4 Wild Water Racing
H4 Freestyle
H4 Canoe Sailing
H4 Marathon
H4 Polo
H4 Slalom
H4 Sprint
H4 Stand Up Paddleboarding
H4 Sit On Top
H4 Touring
H4 Surf
H4 Open Canoeing
H4 Sea Kayaking
H4 White Water
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
There are 5 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are 3 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
http://canoescotland.org/Anchor Skip to content
http://canoescotland.org/Anchor Skip to navigation
http://canoescotland.org/A-TITLE Home
http://canoescotland.org/Scottish Canoe Association
http://canoescotland.org/contactContact
http://canoescotland.org/aboutAbout
/self-serviceSelf Service & Shop
https://www.facebook.com/Scott...External Facebook
https://twitter.com/scottishcanoeExternal Twitter
/disciplinesDISCIPLINES
/disciplines/sea-kayakingSea Kayaking
/disciplines/white-waterWhite Water
/disciplines/open-canoeingOpen Canoeing
/disciplines/touringTouring
/disciplines/sprintSprint
/disciplines/slalomSlalom
/disciplines/marathonMarathon
/disciplines/poloPolo
/disciplines/freestyleFreestyle
/disciplines/surfSurf
/disciplines/wild-water-racingWild Water Racing
/disciplines/sit-topSit On Top
/disciplines/stand-paddleboardingStand Up Paddleboarding
/disciplines/canoe-sailingCanoe Sailing
/getting-startedGETTING STARTED
/getting-startedGetting Started Introduction
/getting-started/safetySafety
http://canoescotland.org/eventsEVENTS
/events/events-calendarEvents Calendar
/events/events-listingEvents Listing
/events/highlighted-eventsHighlighted Events
/events/galleryGallery
/events/resultsResults
/events/highlighted-events/arc...Events Archive
/events/event-safetyEvent Safety and Approval
/events/go-canoeing-toursGo Canoeing Tours
http://canoescotland.org/where-goWHERE TO GO
http://canoescotland.org/where-goWhere to Go?
A-TITLE Where to go Canoeing
/where-go/protecting-environmentProtecting the Environment
/where-go/canoe-trails-routesCanoe Trails & Routes
/where-go/clubsClubs and Centres
/where-go/grandtully-campsiteGrandtully Campsite
/where-go/water-releasesWater Releases
/where-go/wheres-waterWhere's The Water?
/where-go/accessCurrent Access Reports
http://canoescotland.org/join-usJOIN US
/join-us/why-joinWhy Join?
/join-us/membershipMembership
/join-us/club-affiliationClub Affiliation
/join-us/centres-and-providersCentres
/courses-trainingCOURSES & TRAINING
/courses-trainingCourses and Training Introduction
/courses-training/find-course-...Find a Course or Centre
/courses-training/bcu-star-awardsBritish Canoeing Star Awards
/courses-training/british-cano...British Canoeing Leadership Awards
/courses-training/bcu-safety-t...British Canoeing Safety Training
/courses-training/bcu-coaching...British Canoeing Coaching Awards and Endorsements
/courses-training/funding-supportFunding Support
/courses-training/cpd-coachesCoach Update and CPD
/courses-training/coach-and-le...Coach and Leader Registration
/courses-training/course-provi...Course Provider Information
/courses-training/qualificatio...Qualification Pathways
/coach-awardCoach Award - from 2018
/resourcesResources
http://canoescotland.org/newsNEWS
/events/highlighted-events/reg...Aviemore - Highlands
/disciplines/freestyleCoaching Sessions
/disciplines/marathonDee Marathon Highland Series #3
/events/events-calendarScottish Slalom Open & Championships
/disciplines/sprintK2 - 10 / 5km Championships
/events/events-calendarDiv 1 Tournament 1
/news/river-findhorn-tree-fell...River Findhorn: Tree Felling operations on the banks
/news/sca-approved-tutor-asses...SCA Approved Tutor / Assessors of Coach Award
/news/wild-water-racing-world-...Wild Water Racing World Championships
http://canoescotland.org/newsMore News
/events/highlighted-events/reg...Regional Forum: Highlands
/events/highlighted-events/reg...Regional Forum: West
/events/highlighted-events/sca...SCA Online Forum
/events/highlighted-events/hig...The Highland Series 2017
/events/highlighted-eventsMore Events
http://canoescotland.org/join-usText duplicate Membership
/where-go/clubsFind a Club or Centre
/self-serviceJoin or Renew Online
/self-serviceSelf Service
http://canoescotland.org/where-goTrivial anchor text
More
/where-go/wheres-waterRiver Levels
/where-go/water-releasesText duplicate Water Releases
/self-serviceText duplicate Trivial anchor text
More
/courses-trainingText duplicate Trivial anchor text
More
/performanceText duplicate Trivial anchor text
More
/where-go/grandtully-campsiteBook Now
/resourcesText duplicate Trivial anchor text
More
/disciplines/wild-water-racingText duplicate Wild Water Racing
IMG-ALT White Water Racing - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/freestyleText duplicate Freestyle
IMG-ALT Freestyle - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/canoe-sailingText duplicate Canoe Sailing
IMG-ALT Canoe Sailing - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/marathonText duplicate Marathon
IMG-ALT Marathon - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/poloText duplicate Polo
IMG-ALT SCA Canoe Polo
/disciplines/slalomText duplicate Slalom
IMG-ALT Slalom - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/sprintText duplicate Sprint
IMG-ALT Sprint - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/stand-paddleboardingText duplicate Stand Up Paddleboarding
IMG-ALT Stand Up Paddleboarding - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/sit-topText duplicate Sit On Top
IMG-ALT Sit on top - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/touringText duplicate Touring
IMG-ALT Touring - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/surfText duplicate Surf
IMG-ALT Surf - Scottish Canoeing
/disciplines/open-canoeingText duplicate Open Canoeing
IMG-ALT Open Canoeing - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/sea-kayakingText duplicate Sea Kayaking
IMG-ALT Sea Kayaking - Canoe Scotland
/disciplines/white-waterText duplicate White Water
IMG-ALT White water - Canoe Scotland
http://canoescotland.org/aboutText duplicate About
http://canoescotland.org/equalityEquality
/events/galleryText duplicate Gallery
/performancePerformance
/events/resultsText duplicate Results
/getting-started/safetyText duplicate Safety
/child-protectionSafeguarding
/privacy-policyPrivacy Policy
/cookie-policyCookie Policy
/terms-useTerms of Use
/accessibilityAccessibility
http://www.base-station.co.uk/External Basestation

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
The checked page does not redirect to another URL.
HTTP header
(Important)
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 5 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 25 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A Content Delivery Network like Bootstrap CDN can save bandwith for Bootstrap front-end component library.
The page response time is excellent with 0.07 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (60 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
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cache-controlpublic, max-age=0
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
varyCookie,Accept-Encoding
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x-content-type-optionsnosniff
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x-powered-byPleskLin
transfer-encodingchunked
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 326 referring domains.
This website has 64,594 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 284 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website is not very popular on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

# Sitemap is also available on /sitemap.xml
Sitemap: https://www.canoescotland.org/sitemap.xml
User-agent: *

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
0

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

Search preview

canoescotland.org
Scottish Canoe Association
The Scottish Canoe Association is the National Governing Body for Canoeing in Scotland. We have a network of affiliated clubs and approved paddlesport providers throughout Scotland offering a range of canoe disciplines.

Most important keywords

Seobility found the following keywords. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
Canoe80%Check
Canoe Association67%Check
Scottish Canoe Association64%Check
Open Canoe58%Check
Scotland56%Check
Scottish56%Check
Canoe Trail52%Check
Association51%Check
Canoeing47%Check
or Centre42%Check

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