Bandsforhire.net - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
99% 
Page structure
92% 
Link structure
82% 
Server
91% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.57 s
File size
42.80 kB
Words
1208
Media files
13
Number of links
165 internal / 7 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Bands For Hire Ltd | Hire Wedding Bands, Party Bands, Jazz Bands, Acoustic Acts, String Quartets & More
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 959 pixels long. Optimize title
There are word repetitions in the page title.
Meta description
(Critically important)
Bands For Hire Ltd are a Live Music Agency offering the UK's Best Wedding Bands, Jazz Bands, Function Bands, String Quartets, Harpists and Musicians.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (952 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
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-gb
Server location: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
The following language is defined by HTML: en-gb
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

NameValue
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langen-gb
twitter:titleBands For Hire
twitter:cardsummary_large_image
twitter:site@bandsforhireltd
twitter:creator@bandsforhireltd
twitter:urlhttps://www.bandsforhire.net/
twitter:descriptionBands For Hire are a live music agency offering the UK's best Party Bands, Jazz Bands, Wedding Bands and Musicians.
twitter:imagehttps://www.bandsforhire.net/images/large-logo.jpg
og:titleBands For Hire
og:typearticle
og:urlhttps://www.bandsforhire.net/
og:image//cdn.bandsforhire.net/images/large-logo.jpg
og:site_nameBands For Hire
og:descriptionBands For Hire are a live music agency offering the UK's best Party Bands, Jazz Bands, Wedding Bands and Musicians.
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
The average number of words per sentence of 26.18 words is high.
This page contains 1208 words. That's ok.
25.8% 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.
19 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)
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
This website only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 24 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
Alt text (alternative text) is correctly used on all found images.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
This website is optimized perfectly for social networks.
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)
Bands for Hire
The H1 heading is too short (14 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
There are 27 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 Bands for Hire
H2 Wedding Bands, Wedding Musicians, DJ's and Function Bands to Hire
H3 DJ's, Party Bands and Corporate Function Band Hire
H3 Function Bands
H3 Jazz & Swing Bands
H3 String Quartets
H3 Premier Party Bands
H3 Corporate Entertainment
H3 Acoustic Music
H3 Singers For Hire
H3 Harpists
H3 Pianists
H3 World Music
H3 Ceilidh and Folk
H3 DJs
H3 Follow us
H3 Recent Clients
H3 Useful Links
H3 Select Region
H4 Added to Enquiry List!
H5 East of England
H5 East Midlands
H5 West Midlands
H5 South East
H5 South West
H5 Wales
H5 The North
Baselink: https://www.bandsforhire.net/
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
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 7 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.bandsforhire.net/IMG-ALT Bands For Hire
https://www.bandsforhire.net/Home
/content/frequently-asked-ques...FAQ
/aboutAbout
/artist-applicationJoin Us
https://www.bandsforhire.net/blogBlog
/general-enquiriesEmail
/my-enquiry-listMy Enquiry List
/function-bandsFunction Bands
/jazz-swing-bandsJazz & Swing Bands
/party-bandsPremier Party Bands
/acoustic-musicAcoustic Music
/wedding-musicWedding Music
/wedding-bandsParty & Wedding Bands
/pop-rockPop and Rock
/indie-rockIndie Rock
/soul-rbSoul, Motown and R&B
/modern-contemporaryModern and Contemporary
/vintage-bandsVintage
/50s-60s-rocknroll50s & 60s Rock 'n' Roll
/70s-disco-funk70s Disco & Funk
/80s-pop-rock80s Tribute Bands
/90s-classics90s Pop and Dance
/folk-country-ceilidhFolk, Country & Ceilidh
/jazz-swing-bandsJazz & Swing
/instrumental-jazz-bands-for-hireInstrumental Jazz
/jazz-swing-bands-with-vocalsJazz & Swing with Vocals
/jazz-duos-for-hireJazz Duos
/jazz-trios-for-hireJazz Trios
/jazz-quartets-for-hireJazz Quartets
/gypsy-jazz-bands-for-hireGypsy Jazz Bands
/jazz-pop-crossoverJazz/Pop Crossover
/jazz-pianists-for-hireJazz Pianists
/musicians-for-hireMusicians and Duos
/acoustic-duos-for-hireAcoustic Duos
/roaming-bands-for-hireRoaming Acoustic Bands
/wedding-singersWedding Singers & Duos
/singers-for-hireSingers For Hire
/pianists-for-hirePianists
/guitarists-for-hireGuitarists
/flamenco-guitarists-for-hireFlamenco Guitarists
/hire-a-djHire a DJ
/saxophonists-for-hireSaxophonists
/christmas-entertainmentChristmas Entertainment
/classical-musiciansClassical Musicians
/string-quartets-for-hireString Quartets
/harpists-for-hireHarpists
/classical-guitarists-for-hireClassical Guitarists
/classical-pianists-for-hireClassical Pianists
/classical-opera-singers-for-hireClassical & Opera Singers
/electric-string-quartetsElectric String Quartets
/solo-violinists-for-hireSolo Violinists
/world-musicWorld Music
/mariachi-bands-for-hireMariachi Bands
/caribbean-steel-bands-for-hireCaribbean Steel Bands
/german-oompah-bands-for-hireGerman Oompah Bands
/latin-american-salsa-bands-fo...Latin American / Salsa
/indian-bollywood-bands-for-hireIndian Bollywood Bands
/searchSearch
/wedding-bandswedding band hire
/jazz-swing-bandsjazz bands
A-TITLE Jazz bands to hire
/wedding-musicwedding musicians
/function-bandslive function bands to hire
/soul-rbsoul bands
/50s-60s-rocknrollrock 'n' roll bands
/indie-rockindie and rock wedding bands
/acoustic-musicacoustic bands
/blog/live-music-for-corporate...corporate function bands
/london-bands-for-hireLondon
/manchester-wedding-bandsManchester wedding bands
/birmingham-wedding-bandsBirmingham wedding bands
https://facebook.com/sharer/sh...New window Nofollow External No Text
https://twitter.com/intent/twe...New window Nofollow External No Text
https://pinterest.com/pin/crea...New window Nofollow External No Text
/function-bandsIMG-ALT live function bands
/function-bandsText duplicate Function Bands
/function-bandsView Acts
/jazz-swing-bandsIMG-ALT Hire jazz and swing bands
/jazz-swing-bandsText duplicate Jazz & Swing Bands
/jazz-swing-bandsText duplicate View Acts
/string-quartets-for-hireIMG-ALT String quartets for hire
/string-quartets-for-hireText duplicate String Quartets
/string-quartets-for-hireText duplicate View Acts
/party-bandsIMG-ALT High end party bands
/party-bandsText duplicate Premier Party Bands
/party-bandsText duplicate View Acts
/corporate-entertainmentIMG-ALT corporate entertainment
/corporate-entertainmentCorporate Entertainment
/corporate-entertainmentText duplicate View Acts
/acoustic-musicIMG-ALT Acoustic bands for hire
/acoustic-musicText duplicate Acoustic Music
/acoustic-musicText duplicate View Acts
/singers-for-hireIMG-ALT singers for hire
/singers-for-hireText duplicate Singers For Hire
/singers-for-hireText duplicate View Acts
/harpists-for-hireIMG-ALT Harpists for hire
/harpists-for-hireText duplicate Harpists
/harpists-for-hireText duplicate View Acts
/pianists-for-hireIMG-ALT Pianists for hire
/pianists-for-hireText duplicate Pianists
/pianists-for-hireText duplicate View Acts
/world-musicText duplicate IMG-ALT World Music
/world-musicText duplicate World Music
/world-musicText duplicate View Acts
/folk-country-ceilidhIMG-ALT Ceilidh, Folk and Country bands
/folk-country-ceilidhCeilidh and Folk
/folk-country-ceilidhText duplicate View Acts
/hire-a-djText duplicate IMG-ALT Hire a DJ
/hire-a-djDJs
/hire-a-djText duplicate View Acts
https://www.facebook.com/bands...External Facebook
https://twitter.com/bandsforhi...External Twitter
https://www.pinterest.com/band...External Pinterest
https://www.youtube.com/user/b...External Youtube
/content/frequently-asked-ques...Frequently Asked Questions
/aboutAbout Bands For Hire Ltd
/artist-applicationArtist Application Form
https://www.bandsforhire.net/blogIndustry and Wedding Blog
/general-enquiriesEmail Us
/my-enquiry-listText duplicate My Enquiry List
/bedfordshire-bands-for-hireBedfordshire
A-TITLE Bedfordshire bands for hire
/cambridgeshire-bands-for-hireCambridgeshire
A-TITLE Cambridgeshire Bands For Hire
/essex-bands-for-hireEssex
A-TITLE Essex bands for hire
/hertfordshire-bands-for-hireHertfordshire
A-TITLE Hertfordshire Function Bands
/norfolk-bands-for-hireNorfolk
A-TITLE Norfolk Bands For Hire
/suffolk-bands-for-hireSuffolk
A-TITLE Suffolk Bands For Hire
/derbyshire-bands-for-hireDerbyshire
A-TITLE Derbyshire Bands For Hire
/leicestershire-bands-for-hireLeicestershire
A-TITLE Leicestershire Bands For Hire
/lincolnshire-bands-for-hireLincolnshire
A-TITLE Lincolnshire Bands For Hire
/northamptonshire-bands-for-hireNorthants
A-TITLE Northamptonshire Bands For Hire
/nottinghamshire-bands-for-hireNottinghamshire
A-TITLE Nottinghamshire Bands For Hire
/rutland-bands-for-hireRutland
A-TITLE Rutland bands for hire
/stamford-bands-for-hireStamford
A-TITLE Stamford bands for hire
/birmingham-bands-for-hireBirmingham
A-TITLE Birmingham Bands For Hire
/herefordshire-bands-for-hireHerefordshire
A-TITLE Herefordshire Bands For Hire
/shropshire-bands-for-hireShropshire
A-TITLE Shropshire bands for hire
/staffordshire-bands-for-hireStaffordshire
A-TITLE Staffordshire bands for hire
/warwickshire-bands-for-hireWarwickshire
A-TITLE Warwickshire Bands For Hire
/worcestershire-bands-for-hireWorcestershire
A-TITLE Worcestershire Bands For Hire
/west-midlands-bands-for-hireWest Midlands
A-TITLE West Midlands bands for hire
/berkshire-bands-for-hireBerkshire
A-TITLE Berkshire Bands for Hire
/buckinghamshire-bands-for-hireBuckinghamshire
A-TITLE Bucks bands for hire
/east-sussex-bands-for-hireEast Sussex
A-TITLE East Sussex Bands For Hire
/hampshire-bands-for-hireHampshire
A-TITLE Hampshire Bands to Hire
/kent-bands-for-hireKent
A-TITLE Kent Bands For Hire
/london-bands-for-hireGreater London
A-TITLE London Bands For Hire
/surrey-bands-for-hireSurrey
A-TITLE Surrey Band Hire
/oxfordshire-bands-for-hireOxfordshire
A-TITLE Oxfordshire bands for hire
/west-sussex-bands-for-hireWest Sussex
A-TITLE West Sussex Bands For Hire
/gloucestershire-bands-for-hireGloucestershire
A-TITLE Gloucestershire bands for hire
/cornwall-bands-for-hireCornwall
A-TITLE Cornwall bands for hire
/cotswolds-bands-for-hireCotswolds
A-TITLE Cotswolds bands for hire
/devon-bands-for-hireDevon
A-TITLE Devon bands for hire
/dorset-bands-for-hireDorset
A-TITLE Dorset bands for hire
/somerset-bands-for-hireSomerset
A-TITLE Somerset bands for hire
/wiltshire-bands-for-hireWiltshire
A-TITLE Wiltshire bands for hire
/north-wales-bands-for-hireNorth Wales
A-TITLE North Wales bands for hire
/south-wales-bands-for-hireSouth Wales
A-TITLE South Wales bands for hire
/cheshire-bands-for-hireCheshire
A-TITLE Cheshire bands for hire
/cumbria-bands-for-hireCumbria
A-TITLE Cumbria bands for hire
/lancashire-bands-for-hireLancashire
A-TITLE Lancashire Bands For Hire
/leeds-bands-for-hireLeeds
A-TITLE Leeds bands for hire
/liverpool-bands-for-hireLiverpool
A-TITLE Liverpool bands for hire
/manchester-bands-for-hireManchester
A-TITLE Manchester bands for hire
/newcastle-bands-for-hireNewcastle
A-TITLE Newcastle bands for hire
/sheffield-bands-for-hireSheffield
A-TITLE Sheffield bands for hire
/yorkshire-bands-for-hireYorkshire
A-TITLE Yorkshire bands for hire
https://www.bandsforhire.net/Bands for Hire
A-TITLE Bands for Hire
/site-mapSite Map
/content/terms-of-serviceTerms of Service
/content/privacy-policyPrivacy Policy
/my-enquiry-listSend Enquiry

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.bandsforhire.net/"
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 0.57 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 only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
This website only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (43 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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cache-controlmax-age=2592000
pragmano-cache
set-cookie83 Characters
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
expiresMon, 30 Nov 2020 03:39:25 GMT
varyUser-Agent
connectionkeep-alive
content-length11691
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 582 referring domains.
This website has 36,328 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 532 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.

Links from Wikipedia

No links from Wikipedia were found.

Robots.txt

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Disallow: /administrator/
Disallow: /bin/
Disallow: /cache/
Disallow: /cli/
Disallow: /components/
Disallow: /images/
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /installation/
Disallow: /language/
Disallow: /layouts/
Disallow: /libraries/
Disallow: /logs/
Disallow: /media/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /plugins/
Disallow: /templates/
Disallow: /tmp/

User-agent: Googlebot
Allow: /plugins/system/jch_optimize/assets/
Allow: /templates/

User-agent: Twitterbot
Allow: /images
Allow: /media/k2/

User-agent: facebookexternalhit
Allow: /images
Allow: /media/k2/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
1,261

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

Search preview

www.bandsforhire.net
Bands For Hire Ltd | Hire Wedding Bands, Party Bands, Jazz Bands, A...
Bands For Hire Ltd are a Live Music Agency offering the UK's Best Wedding Bands, Jazz Bands, Function Bands, String Quartets, Harpists and Musicians.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Bands97%Check
band or97%Check
band hire95%Check
Hire93%Check
Hire Wedding Bands87%Check
Jazz Band85%Check
JAZZ BANDS85%Check
Wedding Bands84%Check
hire wedding82%Check
Party Bands80%Check

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