Heritagecouncil.ie - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
76% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
71% 
Server
64% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.79 s
File size
27.80 kB
Words
564
Media files
23
Number of links
88 internal / 6 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Homepage - Heritage Council
The length of the page title is perfect. (268 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Established under The Heritage Act 1995, the Heritage Council is a public body whose mission is to develop a wide understanding of the vital contribution that our heritage makes to our social, environmental & economic well-being.
The meta description is too long: 1415 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
No canonical link is specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Ireland
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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viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
descriptionEstablished under The Heritage Act 1995, the Heritage Council is a public body whose mission is to develop a wide understanding of the vital contribution that our heritage makes to our social, environmental & economic well-being.
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twitter:titleHomepage - Heritage Council
twitter:descriptionEstablished under The Heritage Act 1995, the Heritage Council is a public body whose mission is to develop a wide understanding of the vital contribution that our heritage makes to our social, environmental & economic well-being.
twitter:imagehttps://www.heritagecouncil.ie/content/images/_banner/Cloughlea-Alex-Forder.jpg
twitter:cardsummary_large_card
twitter:site@HeritageHubIRE
og:titleHomepage - Heritage Council
og:descriptionEstablished under The Heritage Act 1995, the Heritage Council is a public body whose mission is to develop a wide understanding of the vital contribution that our heritage makes to our social, environmental & economic well-being.
og:imagehttps://www.heritagecouncil.ie/content/images/_banner/Cloughlea-Alex-Forder.jpg
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
This page contains 564 words. That's ok.
31.4% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
12 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 21.07 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 7 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 11 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

URLAlt attributeTitle
...rface/images/template/HC_logo_retina.pngHeritage Council
...es/_projectThumb/Small-CKPC-DSC_1167.jpgCollaborative Town Centre Health Check Programme
...rojectThumb/4842/Heritage-in-Schools.jpgHeritage in Schools Scheme
...t/images/_projectThumb/5424/Hedgehog.jpgHeritage at Play
.../Heritage-Council-Podcast-Graphics-1.jpgHeritage Council Podcast Series
...ekiln-at-Annestown-Waterford-658x370.jpgKnow Your 5k
/content/projects/_projectThumb/MSPI-4.jpgMuseum Standards Programme for Ireland
...ts/_projectThumb/heritagemaps_wbsite.jpgHeritage Maps
...tThumb/4838/Wildflower-Meadow-LScott.jpgFarming for Nature - Technical Group
/content/images/_projectThumb/railing.jpgHomeowner Maintenance Advice Series
...land-Church-of-the-Rath-Killeshandra.jpgAdopt a Monument
...tent/images/_projectThumb/Clonmel_05.jpgIrish Walled Towns Network
...mages/_projectThumb/4414/lime-course.jpgTraditional Building Skills Initiative
...-credit-Neil-Jackman-Abarta-Heritage.jpgFive monuments across Ireland selected for Heritage Council’s Adopt a Monument Programme
/content/images/_thumbnail/Listowel.jpg€1.75m in funding announced for 13 historic towns under Historic Towns Initiative
/content/images/_thumbnail/HI2030.pngHeritage Ireland 2030
...tent/images/_thumbnail/Lough-Boora-1.jpgHeritage Stewardship Fund
...s/_thumbnail/Ogham-Stones-2021-cover.jpgNew Heritage Council publication on Ogham
/content/images/_thumbnail/Thumbprint.jpgWe are home working from November 19th
...erface/images/template/sign_up_arrow.pngSubmit
...ng-Gov-Heritage-Black-Council-colour.pngDept Housing Gov Heritage Black Council ColourDept Housing Gov Heritage Black Council Colour
/content/images/Beneficiary-Logo-small.pngBeneficiary Logo SmallBeneficiary Logo Small

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.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Our Featured Initiatives
H2 What's New
H2 Features
H2 Opportunities
H3 Collaborative Town Centre Health Check Programme
H3 Heritage in Schools Scheme
H3 Heritage at Play
H3 Heritage Council Podcast Series
H3 Know Your 5k
H3 Museum Standards Programme for Ireland
H3 Heritage Maps
H3 Farming for Nature - Technical Group
H3 Homeowner Maintenance Advice Series
H3 Adopt a Monument
H3 Irish Walled Towns Network
H3 Traditional Building Skills Initiative
H5 Newsletter
H5 Useful Links
H5 Contact
H5 Legal
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
2 links don't have an anchor text.
There are 4 links with a trivial anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 6 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
/ga/As Gaeilge
/aboutAbout
/newsNews & Events
/news/jobsJobs & Opportunities
/searchNo Text
https://www.heritagecouncil.ie/IMG-ALT Heritage Council
A-TITLE Home
/searchNo Text
/projectsOur Projects & Programmes
/fundingFunding
/our-work-with-othersOur Work With Others
/advice-and-guidanceAdvice and Guidance
/publicationsPublications
/projectsText duplicate Our Projects & Programmes
/fundingOverview
/funding/funding-schemesOur Current Schemes
/funding/acknowledging-our-fun...Acknowledging Our Funding
/funding/the-appeals-processThe Appeals Process
/funding/on-line-grants-systemOnline Grants System
/funding/previously-funded-pro...Previously Funded Projects
/funding/featured-projectsFeatured Grant-Aided Projects
/our-work-with-othersText duplicate Our Work With Others
/advice-and-guidanceText duplicate Overview
/advice-and-guidance/get-adviceGet Advice
/advice-and-guidance/get-involvedGet Involved
/advice-and-guidance/our-polic...Our Policy Advice & Submissions
/advice-and-guidance/resourcesResources for Heritage Projects
/advice-and-guidance/renewing-...Renewing your Historic Town or Village
/advice-and-guidance/tradition...Improving your traditional building
/advice-and-guidance/our-role-...Our role in the Planning Process
/advice-and-guidance/onshore-w...Onshore Windfarms
/publicationsText duplicate Publications
/aboutText duplicate Overview
/about/what-we-doWhat We Do
/about/our-teamOur Team
/about/our-boardOur Board
/about/the-heritage-council-hqThe Heritage Council HQ
/about/corporate-documentsCorporate documents
/newsText duplicate Overview
/news/news-featuresNews & Features
/news/eventsEvents & Training
/news/jobsText duplicate Jobs & Opportunities
/news/pressPress Releases
/news/submission-formSubmit News & Events
/news/jobsJobs
https://player.vimeo.com/video...External Subdomain Watch Full Video
/projectsTrivial anchor text
More
/projects/town-centre-health-c...IMG-ALT Collaborative Town Centre Health Check Programme
/projects/town-centre-health-c...Text duplicate Collaborative Town Centre Health Check Programme
/projects/heritage-in-schools-...IMG-ALT Heritage in Schools Scheme
/projects/heritage-in-schools-...Text duplicate Heritage in Schools Scheme
/projects/lego-competitionIMG-ALT Heritage at Play
/projects/lego-competitionText duplicate Heritage at Play
/projects/heritage-council-pod...IMG-ALT Heritage Council Podcast Series
/projects/heritage-council-pod...Text duplicate Heritage Council Podcast Series
/projects/know-your-5kIMG-ALT Know Your 5k
/projects/know-your-5kText duplicate Know Your 5k
/projects/museum-standards-pro...IMG-ALT Museum Standards Programme for Ireland
/projects/museum-standards-pro...Text duplicate Museum Standards Programme for Ireland
/projects/heritage-mapsIMG-ALT Heritage Maps
/projects/heritage-mapsText duplicate Heritage Maps
/projects/farming-for-nature-t...IMG-ALT Farming for Nature - Technical Group
/projects/farming-for-nature-t...Text duplicate Farming for Nature - Technical Group
/projects/homeowner-maintenanc...IMG-ALT Homeowner Maintenance Advice Series
/projects/homeowner-maintenanc...Text duplicate Homeowner Maintenance Advice Series
/projects/adopt-a-monumentIMG-ALT Adopt a Monument
/projects/adopt-a-monumentText duplicate Adopt a Monument
/projects/irish-walled-towns-n...IMG-ALT Irish Walled Towns Network
/projects/irish-walled-towns-n...Text duplicate Irish Walled Towns Network
/projects/traditional-building...IMG-ALT Traditional Building Skills Initiative
/projects/traditional-building...Text duplicate Traditional Building Skills Initiative
/news/news-featuresText duplicate Trivial anchor text
More
/news/news-features/five-monum...Five monuments across Ireland selected for Heritage Council’s Adopt a Monument Programme
IMG-ALT Five monuments across Ireland selected for Heritage Council’s Adopt a Monument Programme
/news/news-features/1-75m-in-f...€1.75m in funding announced for 13 historic towns under Historic Towns Initiative
IMG-ALT €1.75m in funding announced for 13 historic towns under Historic Towns Initiative
/news/news-features/heritage-i...Heritage Ireland 2030
IMG-ALT Heritage Ireland 2030
/news/news-featuresText duplicate Trivial anchor text
More
/news/news-features/heritage-s...Heritage Stewardship Fund
IMG-ALT Heritage Stewardship Fund
/news/news-features/new-herita...New Heritage Council publication on Ogham
IMG-ALT New Heritage Council publication on Ogham
/news/news-features/we-are-hom...We are home working from November 19th
IMG-ALT We are home working from November 19th
/news/jobsText duplicate Trivial anchor text
More
/news/jobs/project-management-...Project Management Services for the Irish Walled Towns Network
/news/jobs/provision-of-commun...Provision of Community Archeology/Field Monument Advisor Services to the Farming Rathcroghan EIP Project.
/advice-and-guidance/get-adviceText duplicate Get Advice
/publicationsPublications & Reports
/fundingText duplicate Funding
/about/contactContact
/site-info/legalLegal
/site-info/cookie-privacyCookies & Privacy Policy
/site-info/sitemapSitemap
https://www.facebook.com/TheHe...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/HeritageHu...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/T...New window External No Text
https://www.instagram.com/theh...New window External No Text
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...New window External No Text
https://www.heritagecouncil.ie/Anchor No Text

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.heritagecouncil.ie/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.79 seconds is longer than the recommended limit of 0.4 seconds. A high response time unnecessarily slows down search engine crawling and results in bad user experience as well.
This page loads 7 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This page only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (28 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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dateSat, 26 Mar 2022 16:47:08 GMT
serverApache
expiresThu, 19 Nov 1981 08:52:00 GMT
cache-controlno-store, no-cache, must-revalidate
pragmano-cache
x-powered-byCraft CMS
x-powered-byPleskLin
charsetutf-8
set-cookie67 Characters
varyAccept-Encoding
content-encodinggzip
content-length6433
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Nice to have)
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 1,031 referring domains.
This page has 733,506 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 879 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 0 shares, comments and likes on Facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Search preview

www.heritagecouncil.ie
Homepage - Heritage Council
Established under The Heritage Act 1995, the Heritage Council is a public body whose mission is to develop a wide understanding of the vital contribution that our heritage makes to our social, environmental & economic well-being.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Heritage Council83%Check
Heritage83%Check
heritage Ireland64%Check
Heritage Site61%Check
Cultural Heritage60%Check
Town46%Check
initiative44%Check
New44%Check
Series44%Check
Programme44%Check

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