9marks.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
74% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
25% 
Server
65% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.70 s
File size
73.10 kB
Words
561
Media files
16
Number of links
168 internal / 20 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
9Marks
The page title is too short. (68 pixels of 580 max pixel length)
The page title is only one word.
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
9Marks is a ministry dedicated to equipping church leaders with a biblical vision and practical resources for displaying God's glory to the nations through healthy churches.
The meta description is too long: 1051 pixels from max. 1000 pixels.
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.9marks.org/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(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.
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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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
The average number of words per sentence of 26.14 words is high.
This page contains 561 words. That's ok.
28% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
8 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
There are no duplicates on the site.
Frames
(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)
The amount of tags is very high (13). We recommend using a maximum of 11 tags for this page.
The following tag is repeated too often: by jonathan leeman
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
12 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.

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.
Some headings do not have any content.

Heading structure

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H3 Pastoring in a Pandemic, Episode 4: Brothers Born for Adversity — How a Plurality of Elders Shines in a Pandemic (with David Mathis)
H3 How the Lord Prepared Our Church for a Global Pandemic
H3 Pastoring in a Pandemic, Episode 4: Brothers Born for Adversity — How a Plurality of Elders Shines in a Pandemic (with David Mathis) Duplicate text
H3 How the Lord Prepared Our Church for a Global Pandemic Duplicate text
H3 Pastoring in a Pandemic, Episode 3: Thinking through the Dilemma of Gathering Again with Michael Lawrence
H3 What Should Our Church Consider When Reopening Our Children’s Ministry?
H3 Recent Multimedia
H3 Pastoring in a Pandemic, Episode 4: Brothers Born for Adversity — How a Plurality of Elders Shines in a Pandemic (with David Mathis) Duplicate text
H3 Pastoring in a Pandemic, Episode 3: Thinking through the Dilemma of Gathering Again with Michael Lawrence Duplicate text
H3 Why People in Your Church Don't Evangelize — And One Really Important Thing to Do About It
H3 How Can We Love Our Non-Christian Neighbors During COVID-19?
H3 Episode 126: On When Should Churches Practice Civil Disobedience? (with Bobby Jamieson)
H3 Pastoring in a Pandemic Episode 2: How COVID-19 Exposes & Embarrasses the Prosperity Gospel with Conrad Mbewe
H3 Event
H3 Support 9Marks
H3 Popular this Month
H3 Empty heading
H3 Building Healthy Churches
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
Some internal links have dynamic parameters. All internal URLs, which are not marked as nofollow, should not contain dynamic parameters.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
83 links don't have an anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
There are 20 external links on this page.
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https://www.9marks.org/Anchor Journal
https://www.9marks.org/events/Events
https://www.9marks.org/bookstore/New window Bookstore
/church-search/Church Search
https://www.9marks.org/Anchor About
https://www.9marks.org/Anchor Language
https://www.9marks.org/Anchor Text duplicate Resources
https://www.9marks.org/donateDonate
https://www.9marks.org/English
https://es.9marks.org/External Subdomain Español
https://fr.9marks.org/External Subdomain Français
https://pt.9marks.org/External Subdomain Português
https://cn.9marks.org/External Subdomain 简体中文
https://ru.9marks.org/External Subdomain русский
https://uz.9marks.org/External Subdomain ЎЗБЕКЧА
https://prs.9marks.org/External Subdomain داری
https://www.9marks.org/about/Who We Are
/about/where-do-i-begin/Where Do I Begin?
/about/the-nine-marks/The Nine Marks
/church-stories/Church Stories
/about/international-efforts/International Efforts
/about/our-team/Our Team
/about/mark-dever/Mark Dever
/about/jonathan-leeman/Jonathan Leeman
/about/authors/Authors
/about/how-is-9marks-funded/Our Funding
/preaching-theology/Preaching & Theology
/evangelism-gospel/Evangelism & Gospel
/membership-discipline/Membership & Discipline
/life-together/Life Together
/leadership/Leadership
/bookstore/translations/Translations
https://www.9marks.org/answers/Answers
https://www.9marks.org/articles/Articles
/interviews/Interviews
/mailbag/archives/Mailbags
https://www.9marks.org/messages/Messages
https://www.9marks.org/reviews/Reviews
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/article/how-the-lord-prepared...No Text
/article/how-the-lord-prepared...How the Lord Prepared Our Church for a Global Pandemic
/about/international-efforts/International Resources
/journal/whats-wrong-with-gosp...No Text
/journal/complementarianism-a-...No Text
/journal/the-heart-of-the-gosp...No Text
/journal/church-membership/No Text
/journal/ecclesiology-for-calv...No Text
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/journal/pastoring-singles/No Text
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/journal/prayer-in-the-church/No Text
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/journal/wanted-apostolic-past...No Text
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/journal/pastoral-moves/No Text
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/journal/pastoring-women/No Text
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/journal/marriage-pastors-wives/No Text
/journal/living-church/No Text
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/journal/corporate-prayer/No Text
/journal/church-and-culture/No Text
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/journal/elders-part-2/No Text
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/journal/churchs-mission/No Text
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IMG-ALT Resources
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/message/pastoring-in-a-pandem...No Text
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/article/how-the-lord-prepared...No Text
/article/how-the-lord-prepared...Text duplicate How the Lord Prepared Our Church for a Global Pandemic
/article/how-the-lord-prepared...A-TITLE Article
/by-author/juan-sanchez/By Juan Sanchez
/message/pastoring-in-a-pandem...No Text
/message/pastoring-in-a-pandem...Pastoring in a Pandemic, Episode 3: Thinking through the Dilemma of Gathering Again with Michael Lawrence
/message/pastoring-in-a-pandem...Text duplicate A-TITLE Message
/by-author/jonathan-leeman/J. Leeman
/by-author/michael-lawrence/M. Lawrence
/article/what-should-our-churc...No Text
/article/what-should-our-churc...What Should Our Church Consider When Reopening Our Children’s Ministry?
/article/what-should-our-churc...Text duplicate A-TITLE Article
/by-author/jared-kennedy/By Jared Kennedy
/message/pastoring-in-a-pandem...No Text
/message/pastoring-in-a-pandem...Text duplicate Pastoring in a Pandemic, Episode 4: Brothers Born for Adversity — How a Plurality of Elders Shines in a Pandemic (with David Mathis)
/message/pastoring-in-a-pandem...No Text
/message/pastoring-in-a-pandem...Text duplicate Pastoring in a Pandemic, Episode 3: Thinking through the Dilemma of Gathering Again with Michael Lawrence
/article/why-people-in-your-ch...IMG-ALT Cultivating Culture of Evangelism Pastors Talk podcast 9marks
/article/why-people-in-your-ch...Why People in Your Church Don't Evangelize — And One Really Important Thing to Do About It
/article/why-people-in-your-ch...Text duplicate A-TITLE Article
/by-author/isaac-adams/By Isaac Adams
/article/how-can-we-love-our-n...No Text
/article/how-can-we-love-our-n...How Can We Love Our Non-Christian Neighbors During COVID-19?
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/by-author/afshin-ziafat/A. Ziafat
/by-author/bob-johnson/B. Johnson
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/pastors-talk/episode-126-on-w...No Text
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/message/pastoring-in-a-pandem...No Text
/message/pastoring-in-a-pandem...Pastoring in a Pandemic Episode 2: How COVID-19 Exposes & Embarrasses the Prosperity Gospel with Conrad Mbewe
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https://www.9marks.org/about9Marks Explained
https://www.9marks.org/bookstore9Marks Bookstore
https://www.9marks.org/events/Event
/event/2020/09/international-i...International Intensive | Arabic Group
http://www.9marks.org/donate/Support 9Marks
http://www.9marks.org/donate/Give Today
/article/when-should-churches-...When Should Churches Reject Governmental Guidelines on Gathering and Engage in Civil Disobedience?
/by-author/jonathan-leeman/Text duplicate Jonathan Leeman
/article/a-response-to-scot-mc...A Response to Scot McKnight and Matthew Bates
/by-author/greg-gilbert/Greg Gilbert
/article/4-reflections-after-l...4 Reflections after Listening to 18 Hours of Sermons in America's Biggest Churches
/by-author/colton-corter/Colton Corter
/church-search/addPut your Church on the Map
/church-search/Join Us
http://twitter.com/9MarksExternal No Text
http://www.facebook.com/9MarksExternal No Text
http://vimeo.com/the9marksExternal No Text
/feed/?post_type=article,revie...No Text
/feed/?post_type=article,revie...No Text
https://www.9marks.org/contact/Contact
/privacy-policy/Privacy Policy
http://openbox9.com/External Website Design by openbox9
https://www.9marks.org/Text duplicate English
https://es.9marks.org/External Subdomain Text duplicate Español
https://fr.9marks.org/External Subdomain Text duplicate Français
https://pt.9marks.org/External Subdomain Text duplicate Português
https://cn.9marks.org/External Subdomain Text duplicate 简体中文
https://ru.9marks.org/External Subdomain РУССКИЙ
https://uz.9marks.org/External Subdomain Text duplicate ЎЗБЕКЧА
https://prs.9marks.org/External Subdomain Text duplicate داری

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.9marks.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.70 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 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 (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 website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 2,971 referring domains.
This website has 527,573 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 2,107 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.

Robots.txt

# This virtual robots.txt file was created by the Virtual Robots.txt WordPress plugin: https://www.wordpress.org/plugins/pc-robotstxt/
User-agent: *
Disallow: /wp-admin/
Allow: /wp-admin/admin-ajax.php
Disallow: /wp-includes/
Allow: /wp-includes/js/
Allow: /wp-includes/images/
Disallow: /trackback/
Disallow: /wp-login.php
Disallow: /wp-register.php
Disallow: /app-use-only/
Disallow: /app-use-only/healthy-churches-around-the-world/
Disallow: /app-use-only/pastoring-singles/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
1,524

Only the data for the given URL is shown. We cannot determine the social actions for a linked fan page.

Search preview

9Marks
https://www.9marks.org/
9Marks is a ministry dedicated to equipping church leaders with a biblical vision and practical resources for displaying God's glory to the nations through healthy churches.

Most important keywords

Seobility found the following keywords. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
Mark70%Check
Mark Dever53%Check
9Marks Articles52%Check
Church48%Check
churches47%Check
ministry40%Check
Healthy38%Check
Lawrence38%Check
Michael38%Check
Michael Lawrence38%Check

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