Longwarjournal.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
97% 
Page quality
58% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
48% 
Server
46% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.38 s
File size
72.60 kB
Words
604
Media files
18
Number of links
68 internal / 9 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
FDD's Long War Journal
The length of the page title is perfect. (221 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
A Project of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies
The length of the meta description is perfect. (345 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.longwarjournal.org/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en-us
Server location: Colombia
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 prev meta tag on this page.
Rel next URL https://www.longwarjournal.org/page/2
The rel next and prev tags are set correctly.
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)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
The average number of words per sentence of 31.5 words is high.
This page contains 604 words. That's ok.
27.3% 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.
12 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 page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 25 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "initial-scale=1, maximum-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 12 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
14 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)
This page uses Google authorship information without an image.
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)
The Long War Journal - A project of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 The Long War Journal - A project of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies
H4 Shooting Attack in Benei Berak Leaves 5 Dead
H4 Generation Jihad Ep. 67 — Meanwhile in Africa
H4 Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Shooting Attack in Israel
H4 Houthis Launch Third “Siege Breaking” Operation in Saudi Arabia
H4 Islamic State kills hundreds of civilians in northern Mali
H4 Shabaab kills dozens in twin suicide bombings targeting Somalia’s election process
H4 Shabaab attacks international hub in Mogadishu where U.S. Embassy is located
H4 Generation Jihad Ep. 66 — Negotiating with Terrorists
H4 Houthis Renew Attacks Against Saudi Arabia
H4 Hamas’ Illicit Bitcoin Network Continues to Operate Despite DOJ Seizure
H4 IRGC Takes Credit for Attack in Erbil, Iraq
H4 Houthis Claim Credit for Drone Attacks on Saudi Oil Refineries
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
15 links don't have an anchor text.
There are 1 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 9 external links on this page.
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https://twitter.com/LongWarJou...External No Text
/rss-feeds/No Text
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/long-war-journal-in-the-newsIn The News
https://www.longwarjournal.org/IMG-ALT The Long War Journal - A project of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies
https://www.longwarjournal.org/Home
/threat-matrix-blogThreat Matrix
/aboutAbout
/site-mapSite Map
/al-qaedaAl Qaeda
/talibanTaliban
/islamic-caucasus-emirateIslamic Caucasus Emirate
/shabaabShabaab
/moreTrivial anchor text
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https://www.fdd.org/External FDD
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/archives/2022/03/shooting-att...Shooting Attack in Benei Berak Leaves 5 Dead
/archives/author/mihai_4-joe-t...Joe Truzman
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/archives/2022/03/islamic-stat...Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Shooting Attack in Israel
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/archives/2022/03/houthis-laun...No Text
/archives/2022/03/houthis-laun...Houthis Launch Third “Siege Breaking” Operation in Saudi Arabia
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/archives/2022/03/islamic-stat...No Text
/archives/2022/03/islamic-stat...Islamic State kills hundreds of civilians in northern Mali
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/archives/2022/03/shabaab-kill...No Text
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/archives/2022/03/shabaab-atta...No Text
/archives/2022/03/shabaab-atta...Shabaab attacks international hub in Mogadishu where U.S. Embassy is located
/archives/author/tobin-andrewAndrew Tobin
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/archives/2022/03/generation-j...Text duplicate IMG-ALT Generation Jihad Logo
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/archives/2022/03/generation-j...Text duplicate Read more →
/archives/2022/03/houthis-rene...No Text
/archives/2022/03/houthis-rene...Houthis Renew Attacks Against Saudi Arabia
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/archives/2022/03/houthis-rene...Text duplicate Read more →
/archives/2022/03/hamas-illici...Hamas’ Illicit Bitcoin Network Continues to Operate Despite DOJ Seizure
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/archives/2022/03/irgc-takes-c...No Text
/archives/2022/03/irgc-takes-c...IRGC Takes Credit for Attack in Erbil, Iraq
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/archives/2022/03/houthis-clai...No Text
/archives/2022/03/houthis-clai...Houthis Claim Credit for Drone Attacks on Saudi Oil Refineries
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/aboutNo Text
https://twitter.com/longwarjou...External My Tweets
https://www.amazon.com/Gaza-Co...External No Text
https://www.facebook.com/longw...External No Text
https://twitter.com/LongWarJou...External No Text
/rss-feeds/No Text
/cdn-cgi/l/email-protectionNo Text
/privacy-policy/Privacy Policy
/terms-of-use/Terms of Use
/archives-newPost Archives

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.longwarjournal.org/"
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)
This page loads 25 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 25 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A Content Delivery Network like Google Hosted Libraries can save bandwidth for the JQuery files.
A Content Delivery Network like Bootstrap CDN can save bandwidth for Bootstrap front-end component library.
The page response time is excellent with 0.38 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (73 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 7,070 referring domains.
This page has 1,552,415 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 5,328 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.

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www.longwarjournal.org
FDD's Long War Journal
A Project of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies

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