Autocar.co.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
77% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
73% 
Server
55% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.07 s
File size
81.20 kB
Words
821
Media files
13
Number of links
118 internal / 35 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Autocar | Car News and Car Reviews
The length of the page title is perfect. (336 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Car news, reviews, opinion and features from Autocar - the world's oldest car publication bringing you everything automotive since 1895
The length of the meta description is perfect. (835 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.autocar.co.uk/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Germany
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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MobileOptimized320
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charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
The average number of words per sentence of 25.25 words is high.
This page contains 821 words. That's ok.
16.8% 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.
5 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.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No viewpoint tag is provided.
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 16 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 16 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
3 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)
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
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...-2020-uk-fd-hero-front.jpg?itok=RAfs0A1iMazda MX-5 2.0 Sport Tech 2020 UK first drive review - hero frontMazda MX-5 2.0 Sport Tech 2020 UK first drive review - hero front
...es/legacy/_max0037-2_0.jpg?itok=z8aM1oPmNo alt attribute provided
...-defender-static-front.jpg?itok=jmYq9IjmJaguar Land Rover lends vehicles to Red Cross and NHS
...uma-2020-fd-hero-front.jpg?itok=VMGF0Fo7Ford Puma 2020 road test review - hero frontFord Puma 2020 road test review - hero front
...0-2020-fd-sand-front_0.jpg?itok=QiCIpUKWNo alt attribute provided
...st-drives/legacy/jpg_1.jpg?itok=7yc70l6r2020 Porsche 718 Cayman T vs 2020 Alpine A110S2020 Porsche 718 Cayman T vs 2020 Alpine A110S
...legacy/web-thumbnail_1.jpg?itok=DTRhqSMWGrand tourers on tour - video thumbnailGrand tourers on tour - video thumbnail
...ves/legacy/rs6webthumb.jpg?itok=0Q6npCRsAudi RS6 Avant 2020 video review thumbnailAudi RS6 Avant 2020 video review thumbnail
...rachel-burgess-autocar.jpg?itok=LL69AwtoRachel BurgessRachel Burgess
...age_65/public/dsc_2264.jpg?itok=wBmJ_AnLNo alt attribute provided
...c/matt-prior-autocar_0.jpg?itok=9yGKHRzyMatt PriorMatt Prior

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.
There are 31 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 Mobile navigation
H2 Every car that matters reviewed and rated
H2 News
H2 Top 10s The best cars on sale in the UK
H2 Latest videos
H2 Opinion
H2 More from Autocar
H2 Top 10s
H2 Latest car reviews
H2 Top manufacturers
H2 Footer social icons
H2 Subscribe to our newsletter
H2 Subscribe to Autocar magazine
H2 Quick search
H2 We recommend
H2 Legal bits
H2 About Autocar
H2 Subscribe to our newsletter Duplicate text
H2 Subscribe to Autocar magazine Duplicate text
H2 Footer social icons Duplicate text
H3 Tabs
H3 main menu
H3 User block
H3 Find an Autocar car review
H3 Latest reviews
H3 Most popular
H3 Renault Captur
H3 Mazda MX-5 2.0 Sport Tech 2020 UK review
H3 Volkswagen ID 3 delays continue as software problems pile up
H3 Coronavirus: Jaguar Land Rover lends 160 cars to Red Cross, NHS
H3 Compact SUVs
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
2 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 too many external links (35) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.autocar.co.uk/Anchor Jump to navigation
https://www.autocar.co.uk/IMG-ALT Home
A-TITLE Home
/user/loginLogin
A-TITLE Login to the Autocar website
/user/registerRegister
A-TITLE Register to the Autocar website
https://pages.haymarket.com/au...New window External Subdomain Newsletter sign up
A-TITLE Sign up to newsletter
https://pages.haymarket.com/au...New window External Subdomain A-TITLE Subscribe to the Autocar newsletter
https://www.autocar.co.uk/Text duplicate Home
/car-reviewsCar Reviews
/car-newsCar News
https://www.autocar.co.uk/videoVideo
https://www.autocar.co.uk/opinionOpinion
https://pages.haymarket.com/au...External Subdomain Newsletter
/car-news/best-carsBest cars
A-TITLE Top 10 cars by segment
/car-news/industryBusiness
A-TITLE All the news from the Industry
/driversofchangeDrivers of Change
A-TITLE Enter our competition to innovate the car industry
https://www.themagazineshop.co...External 6 issues for £6
https://www.ala.co.uk/autocarg...External Offers
https://www.ala.co.uk/autocarg...External Gap Insurance
https://www.ala.co.uk/autocarw...External Warranty
/car-leasingLeasing
https://www.autocar.co.uk/userText duplicate Login
/user/registerText duplicate Register
https://www.autocar.co.uk/Text duplicate Home
/car-reviewsText duplicate Car Reviews
/car-newsText duplicate Car News
https://www.autocar.co.uk/videoText duplicate Video
https://www.autocar.co.uk/opinionText duplicate Opinion
https://pages.haymarket.com/au...External Subdomain Text duplicate Newsletter
/car-news/best-carsText duplicate Best cars
A-TITLE Top 10 cars by segment
/car-news/industryText duplicate Business
A-TITLE All the news from the Industry
/driversofchangeText duplicate Drivers of Change
A-TITLE Enter our competition to innovate the car industry
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https://www.ala.co.uk/autocarg...External Text duplicate Gap Insurance
https://www.ala.co.uk/autocarw...External Text duplicate Warranty
/car-leasingText duplicate Leasing
/car-review/audi/rs6-avantAudi RS6 Avant
/car-review/vauxhall/corsaVauxhall Corsa
/car-review/volkswagen/tiguanVolkswagen Tiguan
/car-review/mitsubishi/l200Mitsubishi L200
/car-review/bmw/m8BMW M8 Competition
/car-review/volkswagen/golfVolkswagen Golf
/car-review/renault/capturIMG-ALT Renault Captur 2020 road test review - hero front
/car-review/renault/capturRenault Captur
/car-review/renault/capturRead review
/car-review/mazda/mx-5/first-d...IMG-ALT Mazda MX-5 2.0 Sport Tech 2020 UK first drive review - hero front
/car-review/mazda/mx-5/first-d...Mazda MX-5 2.0 Sport Tech 2020 UK review
/car-news/new-cars/volkswagen-...No Text
/car-news/new-cars/volkswagen-...Volkswagen ID 3 delays continue as software problems pile up
/car-news/industry/coronavirus...IMG-ALT Jaguar Land Rover lends vehicles to Red Cross and NHS
/car-news/industry/coronavirus...Coronavirus: Jaguar Land Rover lends 160 cars to Red Cross, NHS
/car-news/features/why-are-car...Why are car thefts still on the rise?
/car-news/motor-shows-geneva-m...Honda bucks industry trend by removing touchscreen controls
/car-news/industry/best-sellin...The best selling cars in Europe in 2020 so far
/car-news/new-cars/2021-genesi...2021 Genesis G80 arrives with 375bhp turbo V6 option
/car-news/industry/aston-seals...Aston seals funds for DBX production but issues long-term warning
/car-news/new-cars/how-i-fell-...How I fell in love with cars: Andrew Frankel
/car-news/industry/coronavirus...Coronavirus and the car world: how the industry is helping fight COVID-19
/car-categories/affordable-spo...Affordable sports cars
/car-categories/city-carsCity cars
/car-categories/compact-saloonsCompact saloons
/car-categories/compact-crosso...Compact crossovers
/car-categories/convertibles-a...Convertibles and cabrios
/car-categories/crossover-hatc...Crossover hatchbacks
/car-categories/electric-carsElectric cars
/car-categories/estate-carsEstate cars
/car-categories/family-hatchbacksFamily hatchbacks
/car-categories/family-suvsFamily SUVs
/car-categories/grand-tourersGrand tourers
/car-categories/hardcore-sport...Hardcore sports cars
/car-categories/hot-hatchbacksHot hatchbacks
/car-categories/hybrid-hatchbacksHybrid hatchbacks
/car-categories/hybrid-suvsHybrid SUVs
/car-categories/hypercarsHypercars
/car-categories/lightweightsLightweights
/car-categories/luxuryLuxury
/car-categories/luxury-suvsLuxury SUVs
/car-categories/mid-size-execu...Mid-size executives
/car-categories/road-carsOff-road cars
/car-categories/performance-co...Performance coupes
/car-categories/pick-trucksPick-up trucks
/car-categories/pocket-rocketsPocket rockets
/car-categories/premium-electr...Premium electric cars
/car-categories/seven-seater-mpvsSeven-seater MPVs
/car-categories/sports-carsSports cars
/car-categories/sports-suvsSports SUVs
/car-categories/super-gtsSuper GTs
/car-categories/super-luxurySuper luxury
/car-categories/super-saloonsSuper saloons
/car-categories/super-sports-carsSuper sports cars
/car-categories/super-suvsSuper SUVs
/car-categories/supercarsSupercars
/car-categories/superminisSuperminis
/car-categories/compact-suvsIMG-ALT Ford Puma 2020 road test review - hero front
/car-categories/compact-suvsCompact SUVs
/car-video/2020-land-rover-def...No Text
/car-video/2020-land-rover-def...2020 Land Rover Defender video review: new Defender 110 SUV driven in Africa
/car-video/video-mid-engined-s...IMG-ALT 2020 Porsche 718 Cayman T vs 2020 Alpine A110S
/car-video/video-mid-engined-s...Video: Mid-engined showdown - Alpine A110S vs Porsche 718 Cayman T
/car-video/porsche-taycan-vs-p...IMG-ALT Grand tourers on tour - video thumbnail
/car-video/porsche-taycan-vs-p...Porsche Taycan vs Polestar 1 vs Mercedes-AMG GT 63 video review
/car-video/2020-audi-rs6-avant...IMG-ALT Audi RS6 Avant 2020 video review thumbnail
/car-video/2020-audi-rs6-avant...2020 Audi RS6 Avant video review: 3.3sec 0-60mph estate tested
/opinion/industry/opinion-uk-r...Opinion: Is the UK ready for car sharing?
/opinion/new-cars/opinion-pors...Opinion: the Porsche Taycan makes electric hypercars seem absurd
/opinion/tester’s-notes/matt-p...Matt Prior: The experts can't agree about cars or coronavirus
/opinion/motorsport/opinion-se...Opinion: Sebastian Ogier's 'inappropriate' win
/car-news/best-cars/top-10-bes...The 10 best family SUVs
/car-news/best-cars/top-10-bes...The 10 best electric cars
/car-news/best-cars/top-10-bes...The 10 best hatchbacks
/car-news/best-cars/top-10-bes...The 10 best hybrid SUVs
/car-news/best-cars/top-10-bes...The 10 best superminis
/car-review/seat/ibizaSeat Ibiza
/car-review/peugeot/508Peugeot 508
/car-review/jaguar/i-paceJaguar I-Pace
/car-review/skoda/kodiaqSkoda Kodiaq
/car-review/volvo/xc40Volvo XC40
/car-reviews/peugeotPeugeot
/car-reviews/seatSeat
/car-reviews/volkswagenVolkwagen
/car-reviews/fordFord
/car-reviews/vauxhallVauxhall
http://www.facebook.com/pages/...New window External No Text
http://www.twitter.com/autocarNew window External No Text
https://www.instagram.com/auto...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/a...New window External No Text
https://pages.haymarket.com/au...New window External Subdomain Subscribe to our newsletter
http://www.themagazineshop.com...New window External Subscribe to Autocar magazine
/car-news/best-carsTop 10s
/car-reviewsLatest car reviews
/car-newsLatest news
https://www.autocar.co.uk/videoLatest videos
/car-news/geneva-motor-showGeneva motor show
http://www.whatcar.com/New window External What Car?
http://www.whatcar.com/new-car...New window External New Car Deals
http://www.classicandsportscar...New window External Classic and Sports Car
https://www.whatcar.com/car-le...New window External What Car? Leasing
http://www.haymarket.com/Terms...New window External Terms and conditions
http://www.haymarket.com/Cooki...New window External Cookie policy
http://www.haymarket.com/Priva...New window External Privacy policy
http://complaints.haymarket.com/New window External Subdomain Complaints
/misc/contact-usGet in touch
https://www.autocar.co.uk/rssRSS feed
/autocar-sitemapSitemap
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http://www.themagazineshop.com...New window External Text duplicate Subscribe to Autocar magazine
http://www.haymarket.com/New window External No Text
https://www.haymarket.com/brands/New window External Haymarket Automotive
https://www.haymarket.com/New window External Haymarket Media Group
http://www.facebook.com/pages/...New window External No Text
http://www.twitter.com/autocarNew window External No Text
https://www.instagram.com/auto...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/a...New window External No Text

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.autocar.co.uk/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 6 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 16 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.07 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (81 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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content-languageen
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-ua-compatibleIE=edge
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External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as Automobile/cars. This classification is fine.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 18,349 referring domains.
This website has 1,926,504 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 14,290 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

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# Directories
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /misc/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /profiles/
Disallow: /scripts/
Disallow: /themes/
# Files
Disallow: /CHANGELOG.txt
Disallow: /cron.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.mysql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.pgsql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.sqlite.txt
Disallow: /install.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.txt
Disallow: /LICENSE.txt
Disallow: /MAINTAINERS.txt
Disallow: /update.php
Disallow: /UPGRADE.txt
Disallow: /xmlrpc.php
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/
Disallow: /filter/tips/
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /user/register/
Disallow: /user/password/
Disallow: /user/login/
Disallow: /user/logout/
Disallow: /members/
Disallow: /members/*
Disallow: /users/
Disallow: /user/
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /?q=admin/
Disallow: /?q=comment/reply/
Disallow: /?q=filter/tips/
Disallow: /?q=node/add/
Disallow: /?q=search/
Disallow: /?q=user/password/
Disallow: /?q=user/register/
Disallow: /?q=user/login/
Disallow: /?q=user/logout/
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Disallow: /*&op=Search
Disallow: *?page=*
Disallow: */page/
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Allow: /car-news?page*
Allow: /sitemap.xml?page=1
Allow: /sitemap.xml?page=2

# Authors
Allow: /users/autocar$
Allow: /users/andrew-frankel$
Allow: /users/felix-page$
Allow: /users/greg-kable$
Allow: /users/hilton-holloway$
Allow: /users/james-attwood$
Allow: /users/james-ruppert$
Allow: /users/jim-holder$
Allow: /users/john-evans$
Allow: /users/julian-rendell$
Allow: /users/lawrence-allen$
Allow: /users/mark-tisshaw$
Allow: /users/matt-prior$
Allow: /users/matt-saunders$
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Allow: /users/steve-cropley$
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# Sitemaps
Sitemap: https://www.autocar.co.uk/tyres/sitemap.xml
Sitemap: https://www.autocar.co.uk/googlenews.xml
Sitemap: https://www.autocar.co.uk/sitemap.xml

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
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Search preview

www.autocar.co.uk
Autocar | Car News and Car Reviews
Car news, reviews, opinion and features from Autocar - the world's oldest car publication bringing you everything automotive since 1895

Most important keywords

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

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News Reviews66%Check
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