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Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
0.10 s
File size
143.10 kB
Media files
Number of links
258 internal / 17 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
Personal banking | Barclays
The length of the page title is perfect. (252 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
From current accounts, mortgages and insurance, to loans, credit cards and saving accounts – see how we can help you. Let’s go forward
The length of the meta description is perfect. (849 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
There is a valid canonical link specified.
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Germany
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.
(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.
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
(Nice to have)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

descriptionFrom current accounts, mortgages and insurance, to loans, credit cards and saving accounts – see how we can help you. Let’s go forward
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
twitter:titlePersonal banking | Barclays
twitter:descriptionFrom current accounts, mortgages and insurance, to loans, credit cards and saving accounts – see how we can help you. Let’s go forward
og:titlePersonal banking | Barclays
og:descriptionFrom current accounts, mortgages and insurance, to loans, credit cards and saving accounts – see how we can help you. Let’s go forward

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Page quality

(Critically important)
This page contains 1608 words. That's ok.
28.5% 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.
17 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 17.87 words is good.
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 16 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 32 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
11 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.
(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

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Personal Banking
The H1 heading is too short (16 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Personal Banking
H2 Our products
H2 Ways to bank with us
H2 You might be interested in
H2 Explore our community
H2 Important information
H3 Meet your new account
H3 Budget 2021
H3 The Barclays app
H3 Bank online
H3 Banking from home
H3 Help & support
H3 Pay in a cheque without paying us a visit
H3 Manage your debt
H3 Barclaycard Forward
H3 Collect loyalty rewards in your Barclays app
H3 Independent service quality survey results
H3 Supporting the needs of all our customers
H4 Bank
H4 Borrow
H4 Insure
H4 Mortgage
H6 Trying to call or visit us?
H6 Personal current accounts
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.
There are 1 links with a trivial anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 17 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text Content Footer navigation
/wealth-managementWealth Management
https://www.barclayscorporate....External Corporate Text
/help/international/payments/m...What are IBANs and SWIFT codes?
/help/payments/payment-informa...I don’t know what this transaction is
/help/customer-services/branch...What’s the address, the opening hours and phone number of my Barclays branch?
/help/accounts/account-service...How do I find my sort code and account number?
/help/accounts/statements-bala...What is the cheque clearing cycle and how long does it take? Subdomain Log In Subdomain Register
/contact-usContact us
/branch-finderFind a branch Search Menu
/current-accounts/Current accounts
/current-accounts/bank-account/Barclays Bank Account
/premier-banking/current-accou...Premier Current Accounts
/business-banking/accounts/Business current accounts
/current-accounts/switch-bank-...Switching bank account to Barclays
/premier-banking/barclays-avio...Barclays Avios Rewards
/ways-to-bank/mobile-banking-a...Loyalty cards
/current-accounts/customise-my...Customise my account
/current-accounts/blue-rewards/Barclays Blue Rewards
/ways-to-bank/banking-from-home/Bank from home
/ways-to-bank/online-banking/Explore Online Banking
/ways-to-bank/mobile-banking-app/The Barclays app
/ways-to-bank/account-aggregat...Link accounts from other banks
/ways-to-bank/cloud-it/Paperless documents Subdomain Register for Online Banking
/travel/Travelling abroad
/important-information/control...Control your data
/current-accounts/bank-account...Explore all payment services
/current-accounts/debit-cards/Debit cards
/current-accounts/debit-cards/...Card management
/ways-to-bank/international-pa...International payments Pingit loans products
/loans/personal/Personal loan
/loans/debt-consolidation-loans/Consolidate your debt
/loans/top-up-loan/Top up an existing loan
/loans/wedding-loans/Wedding loan
/loans/holiday-loans/Holiday loan
/loans/car-loans/Car loan
/loans/home-improvement-loan/Home improvement loan
/credit-cards/Compare credit cards
/credit-cards/check-your-eligi...Check your eligibility
/credit-cards/balance-transfer...Balance transfer credit cards
/credit-cards/purchase-credit-...Purchase offer credit cards
/credit-cards/credit-building-...Credit building credit cards
/credit-cards/reward-cards/Rewards credit cards Subdomain Log in to Barclaycard
/current-accounts/bank-account...Overdrafts explained
/current-accounts/bank-account...Overdraft eligibility tool
/current-accounts/bank-account...Overdraft cost calculator
/loans/ways-to-borrow/Ways to borrow
/credit-cards/what-is-a-credit...What is a credit rating?
/money-management/money-worries/Money worries
/loans/what-does-apr-mean/What does APR mean?
/loans/calculator/Personal loan calculator
/loans/budget-planner/Budget planner
/current-accounts/credit-manager/Credit Manager
/loans/debt-estimator/Debt estimator
/credit-cards/Compare our cards
/credit-cards/balance-transfer...Text duplicate Balance transfer credit cards
/credit-cards/purchase-credit-...Text duplicate Purchase offer credit cards
/credit-cards/credit-building-...Text duplicate Credit building credit cards
/credit-cards/reward-cards/Text duplicate Rewards credit cards window External Subdomain Text duplicate Log in to Barclaycard
A-TITLE Opens in a new window window External Barclaycard app
A-TITLE Opens in a new window
/credit-cards/check-your-eligi...Text duplicate Check your eligibility
/credit-cards/jargon-buster/Jargon Buster
/credit-cards/what-is-a-credit...Text duplicate What is a credit rating?
/help/contact-us/barclaycard/Text duplicate Contact us
/savings/isas/Compare ISA accounts
/savings/isas/instant-cash-isa/Instant Cash ISA
/savings/isas/guide-to-isas/Guide to ISAs
/savings/isas/1-year-flexible-...Flexible Cash ISA – 1 Year
/premier-banking/1-year-flexib...Premier Flexible Cash ISA – 1 Year
/savings/isas/help-to-buy-isa/Managing your Help to Buy: ISA
/savings/instant-access/Compare Savings accounts
/premier-banking/premier-savin...Premier Savings and Investments
/savings/instant-access/everyd...Everyday Saver
/savings/instant-access/blue-r...Blue Rewards Saver
/savings/instant-access/barcla...Barclays Children’s Savings
/savings/instant-access/childr...Children's Regular Saver
/savings/interest-rates/All interest rates
/savings/quick-guide-to-saving/Guide to Savings
/savings/bonds/Compare Bonds accounts
/savings/bonds/1-year-fixed-ra...Fixed-rate Bond
/savings/bonds/2-year-flexible...Flexible Bond – 2 Year
/premier-banking/flexible-bond/Premier Flexible Bond – 2 Year
/investments/All investment options
/smart-investor/Smart Investor
/investments/plan-and-invest/Plan & Invest
/smart-investor/accounts/inves...Investment ISA
/smart-investor/accounts/inves...Investment Account
/smart-investor/accounts/sipp-...Self-Invested Personal Pension (SIPP)
/smart-investor/ready-made-inv...Ready-made Investments
/smart-investor/news-and-resea...Our Research Centre
/mortgages/All mortgage services
/mortgages/first-time-buyers/Buying your first home
/mortgages/remortgage/Remortgaging with us
/mortgages/moving-home/Moving to a new home
/mortgages/buy-to-let/Buying to let
/mortgages/existing-customer-c...Managing your mortgage
/mortgages/options/All mortgage types
/mortgages/fixed-rate-mortgage/Fixed-rate mortgages
/mortgages/tracker-mortgages/Tracker mortgages
/mortgages/offset-mortgage/Offset mortgages
/mortgages/buy-to-let/mortgage/Buy-to-let mortgages
/mortgages/family-springboard-...Family Springboard Mortgage
/mortgages/green-home-mortgage/Green Home Mortgage
/mortgages/interest-only-mortg...Interest-only mortgages
/mortgages/mortgage-calculator/All mortgage calculators
/mortgages/agreement-in-princi...Get Agreement in Principle
/mortgages/applications-login/Resume Agreement in Principle
/ways-to-bank/track-it/Track an application
/mortgages/mortgage-calculator...Interest rate calculator
/mortgages/base-rate-information/About the mortgage base rate
/mortgages/guides/Mortgage guides and advice
/mortgages/switching-mortgage-...Switch to a new rate
/mortgages/existing-customer-c...Borrow more on your mortgage
/mortgages/existing-customer-c...Making overpayments
/mortgages/help-to-buy/Help to Buy schemes
/mortgages/shared-ownership-mo...Shared ownership
/coronavirus/mortgages/help/Worried about mortgage payments?
/insurance/home-insurance/Barclays Home Insurance
/insurance/home-insurance/land...Barclays Landlord Insurance
/insurance/life-insurance/All life insurance
/insurance/life-insurance/barc...Barclays Simple Life Insurance
/insurance/life-insurance/barc...Life insurance for mortgage protection
/insurance/travel-insurance/All travel insurance
/insurance/travel-insurance/tr...Travel Pack
/insurance/travel-insurance/tr...Travel Plus Pack
/insurance/travel-insurance/br...Breakdown Cover Pack
/travel/Travel services
/insurance/gadget-and-mobile-p...All tech insurance
/insurance/gadget-and-mobile-p...Tech Pack
/insurance/gadget-and-mobile-p...Tech Pack Lite
/current-accounts/dormant-lost...Dormant and lost accounts
/security/fraud/Fraud prevention
/branch-finder/Branch finder
/contact-us/Text duplicate Contact us Service status
/ways-to-bank/banking-from-home/Text duplicate Bank from home
/ways-to-bank/online-banking/Text duplicate Explore Online Banking
/ways-to-bank/mobile-banking-app/Text duplicate The Barclays app Barclays Pingit
/digital-confidence/eagles/Digital Eagles Eagle Labs
/important-information/control...Text duplicate Control your data
/money-management/Money management
/money-mentors/Money Mentors
/travel/foreign-currency-excha...Foreign currency
/help/international/payments/m...How can I generate an IBAN?
/digital-confidence/Digital confidence
/journal/Barclays Journal
/brexit/Brexit and your banking
/home-events/Event support
/accessibility/Accessibility & disability support
/money-management/money-worries/Text duplicate Money worries
/mental-health/Mental health support
/power-of-attorney/Third-party access to bank accounts
/what-to-do-when-someone-dies/What to do when someone dies
/coronavirus/Coronavirus support
/digisafe/reporting-fraud/How to report fraud
/digisafe/phone-number-checker/Phone number checker
/digisafe/Fraud and protection
/digisafe/financial-fraud/Protect your money
/digisafe/types-of-scams/Protect your personal data
/digisafe/fraud-prevention-tips/Take control of your personal data
/digisafe/protecting-you-again...Protecting your account
/digisafe/digitally-safe-quiz/Digitally safe quiz
/coronavirus/scams/Coronavirus scams
/important-information/control...Control your privacy and data
/moments/buying-a-car/Buying a car
/moments/steps-to-buying-your-...Text duplicate Buying your first home
/moments/improving-your-home/Improving your home
/moments/getting-married/Getting married
/going-to-university/Going to university
/moments/helping-younger-gener...Helping younger generations
/moments/Explore all life moments
/coronavirus/Text duplicate Coronavirus support
/money-management/money-worries/Text duplicate Money worries
/money-management/money-worrie...Losing your job
/money-management/money-worrie...Illness and debt
/mental-health/Text duplicate Mental health support
/money-management/money-worrie...Gambling support
/savings/guides/how-to-save-mo...Saving money
/money-management/budgeting/cr...Create a budget plan
/money-management/budgeting/sp...Spending within your means
/money-management/Explore money management hub
/digital-confidence/Improving your digital skills
/moments/children-and-money/Teaching children about money
/ways-to-bank/How to bank with us
/accessibility/Accessibility and disability support
/power-of-attorney/Managing someone else’s finances
/savings/isas/Cash ISA
/smart-investor/accounts/inves...Text duplicate Investment ISA 1
/current-accounts/Get the app
/journal/uk-budget/Understanding the Budget Text duplicate 1 window External our services are working
A-TITLE Opens in a new window
/coronavirus/Text duplicate Coronavirus support
/ways-to-bank/banking-from-home/How to bank from home
/current-accounts/Text duplicate Current accounts
/current-accounts/blue-rewards/Text duplicate Barclays Blue Rewards
/savings/Savings accounts
/current-accounts/cashback/Text duplicate Cashback
/loans/personal/Text duplicate Personal loan
/loans/top-up-loan/Text duplicate Top up an existing loan
/credit-cards/Credit cards
/insurance/home-insurance/Home insurance
/insurance/life-insurance/Life insurance
/insurance/travel-insurance/Travel insurance
/insurance/gadget-and-mobile-p...Phone & gadget insurance
/mortgages/mortgage-calculator/Mortgage calculators
/mortgages/agreement-in-princi...Agreement in principle
/mortgages/first-time-buyers/First-time home buyers
/mortgages/All mortgages Text duplicate 1
/ways-to-bank/mobile-banking-app/Text duplicate Get the app
/ways-to-bank/online-banking/Register now
/ways-to-bank/banking-from-home/Text duplicate How to bank from home
/help/payments/payment-informa...Help with a transaction
/help/cards/debit-card/lost-st...Lost or stolen card? & FAQs
/ways-to-bank/mobile-banking-s...Pay in a cheque
/loans/ways-to-borrow/Explore ways to borrow
/credit-cards/credit-building-...Explore credit cards
/ways-to-bank/mobile-banking-a...Explore loyalty cards
/current-accounts/service-qual...Great Britain
/current-accounts/service-qual...Northern Ireland
/important-information/vulnera...How we can help
/important-information/service...Trivial anchor text
/ways-to-bank/mobile-banking-a...Terms and conditions Return to reference
/current-accounts/Text duplicate Current accounts
/savings/Text duplicate Savings accounts
/mortgages/mortgage-calculator/Mortgage calculator
/credit-cards/Text duplicate Credit cards
/insurance/home-insurance/Home and contents insurance and FAQs
/current-accounts/switch-bank-...Switch to Barclays
/digisafe/reporting-fraud/Text duplicate How to report fraud
/digisafe/financial-fraud/Text duplicate Protect your money
/important-information/Important information
/accessibility/New window Accessibility
A-TITLE Opens in a new window
/important-information/privacy...Privacy policy
/digisafe/Security window External Subdomain Careers
A-TITLE Opens in a new window
/branch-finder/Text duplicate Find a branch Text duplicate Service status
/help/customer-services/contac...Send us a message window External Find us on Twitter
A-TITLE Opens in a new window window External IMG-ALT fscs protected
A-TITLE Opens in a new window window External IMG-ALT bsi. Secure Digital Transactions. KITEMARK. Certificate number KM 616800
A-TITLE Opens in a new window

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to ""
HTTP header
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 7 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 16 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.10 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (143 kB).

HTTP Response Header

content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
access-control-allow-headersx-xsrf-token, x-bandid, ajax-token, X-Requested-With, Content-Type, Origin, Authorization, Accept, Client-Security-Token, Accept-Encoding
last-modifiedThu, 01 Apr 2021 15:33:36 GMT
expiresSat, 03 Apr 2021 23:32:43 GMT
dateSat, 03 Apr 2021 23:02:43 GMT
set-cookie178 Characters
set-cookie205 Characters
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External factors

(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as Finance/banking. This classification is fine.
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 16,286 referring domains.
This page has 1,845,796 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 9,926 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This page has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.


No valid Robots.txt file was found.

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments

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

Search preview
Personal banking | Barclays
From current accounts, mortgages and insurance, to loans, credit cards and saving accounts – see how we can help you. Let’s go forward

Most important keywords

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

Personal Banking68%Check
Bank Banking68%Check
Barclays Bank68%Check
Bank Account62%Check
Banking Account62%Check
Banking Accounts61%Check

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