8bridges.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
1.34 s
File size
29.80 kB
Media files
Number of links
100 internal / 3 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
8 Bridges Hudson River Swim – 7 days | 7 stages | 120 miles
The length of the page title is perfect. (547 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
There is a valid canonical link specified.
(Somewhat important)
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
(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.
(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.
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
(Nice to have)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

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Page quality

(Critically important)
This page contains 635 words. That's ok.
31.2% 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.
6 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 21.08 words is good.
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 7 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
Some tags are too long. With 170 characters this one is longer than 70 characters:
"this website is host to the 8 bridges blog which documents the experiences of some of our participants..."
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
1 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.
(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

URLAlt attributeTitle
...18/05/cropped-NYOW_Logo_Artwork_Blue.png8 Bridges Hudson River Swim
...64_493310047352706_1684554_o-300x192.jpgNo alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
The H1 heading contains the words Home! Use important keywords instead.
The H1 heading consists of only one word. There should be more information given.
The H1 heading is too short (4 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Home
H2 Archives
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
1 links don't have an 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
https://8bridges.org/Anchor Skip to content
https://8bridges.org/IMG-ALT 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim
https://8bridges.org/Text duplicate 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim
https://8bridges.org/blog/8 Bridges Blog
/8-bridges-stage-4-on-failure/8 Bridges Stage 4 – On Failure
/recovery-the-day-after/Recovery: The Day After
/stage-7-18-1-miles/Stage 7 – 18.1 Miles
/feeding-the-marathon-swimmer/Feeding the marathon swimmer
/a-canadians-perspective-of-8-...A Canadian’s perspective of 8 Bridges
/stage-6-tappan-zee-to-george-...Stage 6: Tappan Zee to George Washington Bridge – 15.7 miles
/stage-5-the-beast-bear-mounta...Stage 5: 'The Beast' – Bear Mountain to Tappan Zee Bridge, 19.8 miles.
https://8bridges.org/a-short-dip/A “short dip”
/the-support-teams/The support teams
/stage-4-newburgh-beacon-bridg...Stage 4: Newburgh-Beacon Bridge to Bear Mountain Bridge 15.2 Miles
/stage-3-the-short-stage/Stage 3: The Short Stage
/pictures-from-stages-1-and-2/Pictures from Stages 1 and 2
/friday-stage-2-from-the-wheel...Friday, Stage 2: From the Wheelhouse
/stage-2-kingston-rhinecliff-1...Stage 2 Kingston-Rhinecliff 198 Miles: ‘The Bitch'
/what-motivates-swimmers-to-ta...What motivates swimmers to take part in 8 Bridges?
/stage-1-all-action/Stage 1: All Action
/a-love-affair/A Love Affair
/the-time-has-come/The time has come
/how-do-swimmers-train-and-pre...How do swimmers train and prepare for 8 Bridges?
/introducing-the-2017-8-bridge...Introducing the 2017 8 Bridges Swimmers
/why-do-i-swim-today/Why Do I Swim Today?
/first-swim-1st-stage-rip-van-...First Swim, 1st Stage – Rip Van Winkle Br. to Kingston Rhinecliff Br.
/lets-swim-endless-swims-dense...LET'S SWIM! ENDLESS SWIMS! DENSE SWIRLS
/through-the-eyes-of-a-kayaker/Through the Eyes of a Kayaker
/take-me-to-the-river/Take Me To The River
/you-cant-cross-the-sea-merely...you can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water
/monday-monday/Monday Monday
/how-to-deal-with-swim-brain/How to Deal With “Swim Brain”
/picture-this/picture this....
/the-journey-final-thoughts/The Journey – Final Thoughts
https://8bridges.org/the-adjust/The Adjustment
/what-an-adventure/What an Adventure
/the-final-stages/The final stages...
/stage-7-18-1-miles/Text duplicate Stage 7 – 18.1 Miles
/stage-6-15-7-mile/Stage 6 – 15.7 Miles
/my-shadow-my-very-own-shadow/My Shadow! My Very Own Shadow!
/stage-5-19-7-miles/Stage 5 – 19.8 Miles
/stage-5-and-a-surprise/Stage 5, and a surprise...
/stage-4-15-2-miles/Stage 4 – 15.2 Miles
/stage-3-13-2-miles/Stage 3 – 13.2 Miles
/the-goal-must-change/The Goal Must Change
/stage-2-19-8-miles/STAGE 2 – 19.8 Miles
/stage-1-18-3-miles/STAGE 1 – 18.3 Miles
/tasting-the-hudson/Tasting the Hudson
/not-the-triumph-but-the-strug...Not the Triumph, but the Struggle
/all-8-bridges/All 8 Bridges
https://8bridges.org/wind-ssw/Wind SSW
/key-to-success/Key to success
/jumping-in-to-stage-1/Jumping in to Stage 1
/grace-breaks-the-catalina-cha...Grace breaks the Catalina Chanel Record
/bannermans-return-tour-test-2/Bannerman’s Return Tour (Test 2)
/bannermans-island-10k/Bannerman’s Island 10K
/a-canadians-perspective-of-8-...Text duplicate A Canadian’s perspective of 8 Bridges
/graces-thoughts-on-8-bridges/Grace’s thoughts on 8 Bridges
/we-finished-7-days-7-stages-1...We finished! 7 days, 7 stages, 120 miles
/stage-7-is-here/Stage 7 is here
/wind-against-current/Wind against current
/stage-6-has-6-chicks/Stage 6 has 6 chicks
/over-the-hump/Over the hump
/preview-to-stage-5/Preview to Stage 5
/stage-4-recap/Stage 4 recap
/swimming-stage-2/Swimming Stage 2
/the-stage-4-line-up/The Stage 4 line-up
/the-sun-came-out/The sun came out
/wind-and-current/Wind and current
/the-fun-has-begun/The fun has begun
/dining-on-the-hudson/Dining on the Hudson
/christmas-in-june/Christmas in June
/countdown-to-8-bridges/Countdown to 8 Bridges
https://8bridges.org/2020/09/September 2020
https://8bridges.org/2020/08/August 2020
https://8bridges.org/2019/09/September 2019
https://8bridges.org/2019/07/July 2019
https://8bridges.org/2019/06/June 2019
https://8bridges.org/2018/07/July 2018
https://8bridges.org/2018/06/June 2018
https://8bridges.org/2017/06/June 2017
https://8bridges.org/2017/05/May 2017
https://8bridges.org/2017/03/March 2017
https://8bridges.org/2016/07/July 2016
https://8bridges.org/2016/06/June 2016
https://8bridges.org/2015/06/June 2015
https://8bridges.org/2014/06/June 2014
https://8bridges.org/2012/12/December 2012
https://8bridges.org/2012/09/September 2012
https://8bridges.org/2012/08/August 2012
https://8bridges.org/2012/07/July 2012
https://8bridges.org/2012/06/June 2012
https://www.riverkeeper.org/wa...External URL anchor text
http://www.nyopenwater.org/External www.nyopenwater.org
/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/28...No Text
https://wordpress.org/External Proudly powered by WordPress

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://8bridges.org/"
HTTP header
The used PHP version is outdated and may be a security risk.
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.34 seconds). The response time should be less than 0.4 seconds. Slow websites are bad for search engine bots and also result in bad user experience.
This website loads 8 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 7 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (30 kB).

HTTP Response Header

dateTue, 01 Dec 2020 13:11:51 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
link<https://8bridges.org/wp-json/>; rel="https://api.w.org/", <https://8bridges.org/>; rel=shortlink
expiresTue, 01 Dec 2020 13:12:15 GMT

External factors

(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 49 referring domains.
This website has 458 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 46 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.

Links from Wikipedia

No links from Wikipedia were found.


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Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments

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Most important keywords

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

Bridges Blog52%Check
Bridges Hudson River Swim52%Check
Newburgh-Beacon Bridge50%Check
Winkle Bridge50%Check

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