Holidaycottages.co.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
99% 
Page quality
73% 
Page structure
66% 
Link structure
75% 
Server
54% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.31 s
File size
184.50 kB
Words
1158
Media files
32
Number of links
191 internal / 6 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Holidaycottages.co.uk – Handpicked Holiday Cottages across the UK
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 621 pixels long. Optimize title
The domain is used in the page's title.
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Holidaycottages.co.uk - Personally inspected Holiday Cottages for you across England, Wales and Scotland. Voted 'Gold' for customer service by Feefo.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (937 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.holidaycottages.co.uk/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
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 name is very long.
The domain is no subdomain.
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

NameValue
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application-nameCottages
msapplication-TileColor#da532c
msapplication-square70x70logohttps://files.holidaycottages.co.uk/assets/icons/mstile-70x70.png
msapplication-TileImagehttps://files.holidaycottages.co.uk/assets/icons/mstile-144x144.png
msapplication-square150x150logohttps://files.holidaycottages.co.uk/assets/icons/mstile-150x150.png
msapplication-wide310x150logohttps://files.holidaycottages.co.uk/assets/icons/mstile-310x150.png
msapplication-square310x310logohttps://files.holidaycottages.co.uk/assets/icons/mstile-310x310.png
theme-color#5caa59
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
descriptionHolidaycottages.co.uk - Personally inspected Holiday Cottages for you across England, Wales and Scotland. Voted 'Gold' for customer service by Feefo.
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langen
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 1158 words. That's ok.
35% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
14 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 19.16 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 21 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 23 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
20 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

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Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Holiday cottages
The H1 heading is too short (16 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
There are 26 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Holiday cottages
H2 Discover destinations across the UK
H2 Some ideas to get you inspired
H3 Inspiring adventures on British shores
H3 UK destinations
H4 South West
H4 Wales
H4 Scotland
H4 East of England
H4 Heart of England
H4 South Coast
H4 North of England
H4 Areas of Natural Beauty
H4 South West Duplicate text
H4 Wales Duplicate text
H4 East of England Duplicate text
H4 Heart of England Duplicate text
H4 Scotland Duplicate text
H4 Lake District
H4 North of England Duplicate text
H4 South Coast Duplicate text
H4 Peak District
H4 A stunning selection
H4 Exceptional service as standard
H4 Here to help
H5 Open today from 9am to 9pm! Contact us
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
1 links don't have an 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
/No Text
/south-westAll of the South West
/cornwallCornwall
/devonDevon
/somersetSomerset
/dorsetDorset
/gloucestershireGloucestershire
/wiltshireWiltshire
/cotswoldsCotswolds
/holidays/forest-of-deanForest of Dean
/walesAll of Wales
/north-walesNorth Wales
/west-walesWest Wales
/mid-walesMid Wales
/south-walesSouth Wales
/welsh-bordersWelsh Borders
/wye-valleyWye Valley
/pembrokeshirePembrokeshire
/holidays/cardigan-bayCardigan Bay
/holidays/angleseyAnglesey
/brecon-beaconsBrecon Beacons
/snowdoniaSnowdonia
/scotlandAll of Scotland
/northern-scotlandNorthern Scotland
/isle-of-skyeIsle of Skye
/central-scotlandCentral Scotland
/isle-of-arranIsle of Arran
/southern-scotlandSouthern Scotland
/loch-lomond-and-the-trossachsLoch Lomond
/scottish-islandsScottish Islands
/the-cairngormsCairngorms
/the-highlandsHighlands
/loch-nessLoch Ness
/east-of-englandAll of the East of England
/east-angliaEast Anglia
/norfolkNorfolk
/suffolkSuffolk
/essexEssex
/cambridgeshireCambridgeshire
/lincolnshireLincolnshire
/bedfordshireBedfordshire
/heart-of-englandAll of the Heart of England
/peak-districtPeak District
/shropshireShropshire
/staffordshireStaffordshire
/worcestershireWorcestershire
/herefordshireHerefordshire
/warwickshireWarwickshire
/derbyshireDerbyshire
/oxfordshireOxfordshire
/buckinghamshireBuckinghamshire
/cheshireCheshire
/northamptonshireNorthamptonshire
/hertfordshireHertfordshire
/nottinghamshireNottinghamshire
/south-coastAll of the South Coast
/new-forestNew Forest
/kentKent
/sussexSussex
/hampshireHampshire
/surreySurrey
/isle-of-wightIsle of Wight
/berkshireBerkshire
/north-of-englandAll of the North of England
/lake-districtLake District
/yorkshireYorkshire
/northumberlandNorthumberland
/cumbriaCumbria
/lancashireLancashire
/county-durhamCounty Durham
/blog/areas-of-outstanding-nat...All Areas of Natural Beauty
/the-highlandsText duplicate Highlands
/lake-districtText duplicate Lake District
/northumberlandText duplicate Northumberland
/peak-districtText duplicate Peak District
/north-yorkshire-moorsNorth Yorkshire Moors
/holidays/angleseyText duplicate Anglesey
/snowdoniaText duplicate Snowdonia
/brecon-beaconsText duplicate Brecon Beacons
/pembrokeshireText duplicate Pembrokeshire
/cotswoldsText duplicate Cotswolds
/new-forestText duplicate New Forest
/holidays/exmoorExmoor
/holidays/dartmoorDartmoor
/isle-of-wightText duplicate Isle of Wight
/familyFamily friendly
/joules-collectionJoules collection
/dog-friendlyDog friendly
/luxuryLuxury
/romanticRomantic
/lodgesCabins and lodges
/quirky-cottagesQuirky
/working-farmsWorking farm
/coastalCoastal
/thatched-cottagesThatched
/hot-tubsRelax in a hot tub
/cottages-with-open-fire-woodb...Cosy up by the fire
/indoor-swimming-poolsDive into an indoor pool
/cottages-with-wifiWi-Fi
/cottages-with-enclosed-gardensEnclosed garden
/outdoor-swimming-poolsOutdoor swimming pool
/cottages-with-games-play-faci...Games facilities
/cottages-with-sky-tvSky TV
/accessibleAccessible
/february-half-term-cottagesFebruary half term
/easterEaster
/holiday-cottages-for-springSpring
/may-bank-holiday-cottagesMay bank holiday
/may-half-term-cottagesMay half term
/holiday-cottages-for-summerSummer
/august-bank-holiday-cottagesAugust bank holiday
/holiday-cottages-for-autumnAutumn
/october-half-termOctober Half Term
/blogBlog
/last-minuteLast minute
/let-your-cottageLet your property
/contactContact us
/wishlistNo Text
https://my.holidaycottages.co.uk/External Subdomain Sign in
/holiday-charterHow to support communities by holidaying responsibly
IMG-ALT Responsible holidays
A-TITLE Responsible holidays
/rspb-partnershipEvery booking with us restores 1 square metre of British woodland
IMG-ALT RSPB - giving nature a home
A-TITLE RSPB - giving nature a home
/blog/inspired-great-british-o...It's time to make memories and support British tourism
IMG-ALT Dreaming of the Great British Outdoors
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/blog/showcase-collection-hubShowcase property collections handpicked by us
IMG-ALT Inspiring collections handpicked by us
A-TITLE Inspiring collections handpicked by us
/holiday-charterText duplicate How to support communities by holidaying responsibly
IMG-ALT Responsible holidays
A-TITLE Responsible holidays
/rspb-partnershipText duplicate Every booking with us restores 1 square metre of British woodland
IMG-ALT RSPB - giving nature a home
A-TITLE RSPB - giving nature a home
/blog/inspired-great-british-o...Text duplicate It's time to make memories and support British tourism
IMG-ALT Dreaming of the Great British Outdoors
A-TITLE Dreaming of the Great British Outdoors
/south-westSouth West
A-TITLE South West
/cornwallCornwall,
A-TITLE Cornwall
/devonDevon,
A-TITLE Devon
/dorsetDorset,
A-TITLE Dorset
/somersetSomerset,
A-TITLE Somerset
/cotswoldsText duplicate Cotswolds
A-TITLE Cotswolds
/walesWales
A-TITLE Wales
/brecon-beaconsBrecon Beacons,
A-TITLE Brecon Beacons
/pembrokeshirePembrokeshire,
A-TITLE Pembrokeshire
/snowdoniaText duplicate Snowdonia
A-TITLE Snowdonia
/east-of-englandEast of England
A-TITLE East of England
/norfolkNorfolk,
A-TITLE Norfolk
/suffolkSuffolk,
A-TITLE Suffolk
/essexText duplicate Essex
A-TITLE Essex
/heart-of-englandHeart of England
A-TITLE Heart of England
/oxfordshireOxfordshire,
A-TITLE Oxfordshire
/herefordshireText duplicate Herefordshire
A-TITLE Herefordshire
/scotlandScotland
A-TITLE Scotland
/holidays/edinburghEdinburgh,
A-TITLE Edinburgh
/the-highlandsHighlands,
A-TITLE Highlands
/isle-of-skyeSkye
A-TITLE Skye
/lake-districtText duplicate Lake District
A-TITLE Lake District
/cottages/keswickKeswick,
A-TITLE Keswick
/cottages/cartmelCartmel
A-TITLE Cartmel
/north-of-englandNorth of England
A-TITLE North of England
/yorkshireYorkshire,
A-TITLE Yorkshire
/northumberlandText duplicate Northumberland
A-TITLE Northumberland
/south-coastSouth Coast
A-TITLE South Coast
/kentKent,
A-TITLE Kent
/sussexSussex,
A-TITLE Sussex
/new-forestText duplicate New Forest
A-TITLE New Forest
/peak-districtText duplicate Peak District
A-TITLE Peak District
/cottages/bakewellBakewell,
A-TITLE Bakewell
/cottages/buxtonBuxton
A-TITLE Buxton
/reviewscustomer reviews
/scotlandText duplicate Scotland
/walesText duplicate Wales
/cornwallText duplicate Cornwall
/lake-districtText duplicate Lake District
/dog-friendlydog-friendly cottage
/lodgeslodge
/cottagesIMG-ALT A stunning selection
/hot-tubscottages with hot tubs
/reviewsIMG-ALT Exceptional service as standard
/reviewsguest reviews
/contactIMG-ALT Here to help
/contactget in touch with us today
/contactText duplicate Contact us
/about-usAbout us
/let-your-cottageText duplicate Let your property
/holiday-homes-for-saleHoliday homes for sale
/newsletterNewsletter
/reviewsGuest reviews
/faqsFAQs
/full-booking-termsBooking terms
/careersCareers
/pressPress
/affiliateAffiliates
/blogText duplicate Blog
/contactText duplicate Contact us
/coronavirus-guest-faqscoronavirus FAQs page
https://www.facebook.com/holid...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/holcottagesukNew window External No Text
https://www.instagram.com/holi...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/c/holi...New window External No Text
https://www.pinterest.com/holi...New window External No Text
/No Text
/sitemapSitemap
/privacyPrivacy
/cookie-policyCookies
/termsTerms of use

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.holidaycottages.co.uk/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 6 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 21 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.31 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (185 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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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 3,380 referring domains.
This page has 302,253 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 2,376 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 24570 shares, comments and likes on Facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

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www.holidaycottages.co.uk
Holidaycottages.co.uk – Handpicked Holiday Cottages across the UK
Holidaycottages.co.uk - Personally inspected Holiday Cottages for you across England, Wales and Scotland. Voted 'Gold' for customer service by Feefo.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
holiday89%Check
Holiday Cottages88%Check
Holiday Cottages UK83%Check
holidaycottages68%Check
Holiday Destinations67%Check
catering holiday61%Check
bank holiday61%Check
Holiday Homes61%Check
Holidaycottages.co.uk Handpicked Holiday Cottages58%Check
England and Wales58%Check

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