Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
0.12 s
File size
69.40 kB
Media files
Number of links
100 internal / 16 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
Welcome to the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe | BVG
The title contains the word Welcome to! More content should be covered in the title.
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
BVG - Public transport in Berlin: timetable information, traffic reports, apps, online tickets & BVG news. Welcome to the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe!
The length of the meta description is perfect. (897 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
The specified canonical link points to a different page.
(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)
The alternate link to the page itself is missing.
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

descriptionBVG - Public transport in Berlin: timetable information, traffic reports, apps, online tickets & BVG news. Welcome to the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe!
keywordsBVG - Public transport in Berlin: timetable information, traffic reports, apps, online tickets & BVG news. Welcome to the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe!
smartbanner:titleBVG Tickets
smartbanner:authorTicket-App der BVG nutzen?
smartbanner:price-suffix-apple- Im App Store
smartbanner:price-suffix-google- In Google Play

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Page quality

(Critically important)
This page contains 708 words. That's ok.
32.9% 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.
6 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 12.48 words is good.
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 11 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width,initial-scale=1" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The amount of tags is very high (21). We recommend using a maximum of 14 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
1 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.

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Welcome to the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe
The H1 heading contains the words Welcome to! Use important keywords instead.
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Welcome to the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe
H2 search:
H2 Search connection
H2 Traffic news:
H2 Routes and stations at a glance:
H2 Contact
H2 search: Duplicate text
H2 Welcome to the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG)
H2 Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe
H3 Welcome to the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe Duplicate text
H3 Our BVG Apps
H3 Subscribe for unlimited rides
H3 FahrInfo-App: Route & tickets
H3 Come on in and drive around
H3 If you haven't had enough of us yet
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
1 links don't have an anchor text.
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 16 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.bvg.de/enAnchor Zur Fahrinfo
https://www.bvg.de/enAnchor Zum Hauptinhalt
https://www.bvg.de/enAnchor Zur Navigation
https://www.bvg.de/enAnchor Zur Suche
https://www.bvg.de/IMG-ALT logo
A-TITLE Interner Link: Zur Startseite
https://karriere.bvg.de/New window External Karriere
https://unternehmen.bvg.de/New window External Unternehmen
https://www.bvg.de/de/presseNew window Presse
https://www.meinetram.de/New window External meinetram.de
/en/Travel-informationTravel information
A-TITLE Travel information
/en/Travel-information/Journey...Journey Planner
A-TITLE Journey Planner
/en/Travel-information/Journey...Accessible search
A-TITLE Accessible search
/en/Travel-information/Journey...Faulty elevators
A-TITLE Faulty elevators
A-TITLE Citymap
A-TITLE Routemap
A-TITLE Busmap
/en/Travel-information/Stops-a...Stops and stations
A-TITLE Stops and stations
/en/Travel-information/tourist...Tourist information
A-TITLE Tourist information
/en/Travel-information/tourist...Berlin Airports
A-TITLE Berlin Airports
/en/Travel-information/tourist...Berlin Central Station
A-TITLE Berlin Central Station
/en/Travel-information/tourist...Berlin Central Bus Station
A-TITLE Berlin Central Bus Station
/en/Travel-information/tourist...BVG Sightseeing
A-TITLE BVG Sightseeing
/en/Travel-information/tourist...Storage Lockers
A-TITLE Storage Lockers
A-TITLE Fahrinfo-App
/en/Travel-information/Local-railLocal rail
A-TITLE Local rail
A-TITLE Tickets
/en/Tickets/Apps-for-ticket-pu...Apps for ticket purchase
A-TITLE Apps for ticket purchase
A-TITLE Ticket-App
/en/Tickets/Apps-for-ticket-pu...Text duplicate Fahrinfo-App
A-TITLE Fahrinfo-App
A-TITLE Jelbi-App
A-TITLE BerlKönig-App
A-TITLE BerlKönigBC-App
/en/Tickets/Other-ways-to-buyFurther purchase options
A-TITLE Further purchase options
/en/Tickets/Other-ways-to-buy/...At sales outlets
A-TITLE At sales outlets
/en/Tickets/Other-ways-to-buy/...At ticket machines, busses & trams
A-TITLE At ticket machines, busses & trams
/en/Tickets/faresTicket fares
A-TITLE Ticket fares
/en/Tickets/fare-overviewFare overview
A-TITLE Fare overview
/en/Tickets/fare-overview/cond...Conditions of carriage
A-TITLE Conditions of carriage
A-TITLE Subscription
/en/Tickets/special-ticketsSpecial tickets
A-TITLE Special tickets
/en/Tickets/special-tickets/co...Corporate Ticket
A-TITLE Corporate Ticket
A-TITLE Kombiticket
/en/season-ticketText duplicate Subscription
A-TITLE Subscription
A-TITLE Service
/en/Service/Customer-ServiceCustomer service
A-TITLE Customer service
/en/Service/Customer-Service/p...Penalty fares
A-TITLE Penalty fares
/en/Service/Customer-Service/FAQFAQ Kundenservice Englisch
A-TITLE FAQ Kundenservice Englisch
/en/Service/Customer-Service/B...BVG lost and found office
A-TITLE BVG lost and found office
/en/Service/Customer-Service/c...Contact form
A-TITLE Contact form
/en/Service/Customer-Service/c...Customer guarantee
A-TITLE Customer guarantee
/en/Service/Customer-Service/C...Customer centers/Sales outlets
A-TITLE Customer centers/Sales outlets
/en/Service/service-on-the-wayService on the way
A-TITLE Service on the way
/en/Service/service-on-the-way...BVG Apps
/en/Service/service-on-the-way...What to do in an emergency
A-TITLE What to do in an emergency
A-TITLE Company
A-TITLE Profile
/en/Company/Profile/The-compan...The company in brief
A-TITLE The company in brief
/en/Company/Profile/Structure-...Structure & facts
A-TITLE Structure & facts
/en/Company/Profile/The-BVG-cu...The BVG customer council
A-TITLE The BVG customer council
A-TITLE Management
A-TITLE Architecture
/en/Company/Media/Filming-and-...Filming and photography
A-TITLE Filming and photography
/en/Service/Customer-Service/c...Contact us
/en/Travel-information/Stops-a...Station info
/en/Travel-information/Traffic...all traffic news
/en/Travel-information/Journey...all faulty lifts
/en/Travel-information/MobileText duplicate Fahrinfo-App
/en/Travel-information/Journey...Trip planner
/en/Travel-information/CitymapA-TITLE Routes & map of the city
/en/Travel-information/CitymapText duplicate Routes & map of the city
A-TITLE Routes & map of the city
/en/Servicepages/ContactText duplicate Contact form
/en/Tickets/Other-ways-to-buy/...Text duplicate At sales outlets
/en/Service/Customer-Service/c...Text duplicate Contact us
https://www.bvg.de/deText duplicate Deutsch
https://www.bvg.de/en/WillkommenText duplicate Home
/en/Tickets/fare-overviewBerlin's fare zones
/en/Tickets/faresticket prices
/en/Tickets/Other-ways-to-buypurchase options
/en/season-ticketBVG subscription offers
/en/Travel-information/CitymapBerlin city map
/en/Travel-information/RoutemapBVG line network
/en/Travel-information/Journey...individual route planner
https://www.bvg.de/en/Serviceservice topics
/en/Tickets/Apps-for-ticket-pu...No Text
/en/Tickets/Other-ways-to-buy/...BVG Ticket app
/en/Travel-information/MobileBVG Fahrinfo app
https://www.berlkoenig.de/New window External BerlKönig
https://go.bvg.de/berlkoenigBCNew window External BerlKönig BC
https://www.jelbi.de/en/home/New window External Jelbi
/en/season-ticketNew window Text duplicate A-TITLE Subscription
/en/season-ticket/Abo-online-1...New window student ticket
/en/System/Ooops-Site-was-not-...New window trainee ticket
/en/System/Ooops-Site-was-not-...New window VBB-Umweltticket
/en/System/Ooops-Site-was-not-...New window 65plus
/en/Travel-information/MobileText duplicate A-TITLE Fahrinfo-App
https://play.google.com/store/...New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT zum Google Play Store
https://apps.apple.com/us/app/...New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT zum Apple App Store
https://karriere.bvg.de/deNew window External BVG career
https://karriere.bvg.de/deNew window External career page
https://www.instagram.com/BVG_...New window External A-TITLE Weil wir dich lieben
https://twitter.com/search?q=b...New window External service channels
https://www.instagram.com/BVG_...New window External IMG-ALT Instagram
https://twitter.com/BVG_KampagneNew window External IMG-ALT Twitter
https://www.youtube.com/channe...New window External IMG-ALT Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/weilw...New window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Facebook
A-TITLE Imprint
/en/Servicepages/Terms-of-ServiceTerms of Service
A-TITLE Terms of Service
/en/Servicepages/data-protectionData protection
A-TITLE Privacy policy
/en/Servicepages/byelaws-houseUsage policy

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.bvg.de/en"
HTTP header
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 7 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 11 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.12 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (69 kB).

HTTP Response Header

dateSun, 18 Oct 2020 21:15:48 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
strict-transport-securitymax-age=31536000; includeSubDomains

External factors

(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 327 referring domains.
This website has 26,161 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 299 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website is not very popular on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.


User-agent: *
Disallow: /de/Meine-BVG/Kontoeinstellungen/Login?redirect*
Disallow: /de/Meine-BVG/Meine-Augenblicke/Alle-Augenblicke?act=flag-moment&id=*
Disallow: /de/Meine-BVG/Meine-Augenblicke/Alle-Augenblicke?act=send-message&moment_ref=*
Disallow: /de/Meine-BVG/Meine-Augenblicke/Alle-Augenblicke?act=all*from_date*
Disallow: /de/Meine-BVG/Meine-Augenblicke/Alle-Augenblicke?act=all*daytime*
Disallow: /de/Meine-BVG/Meine-Augenblicke/Alle-Augenblicke?act=all*route*
Sitemap: sitemap.xml

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

Welcome to the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe | BVG
BVG - Public transport in Berlin: timetable information, traffic reports, apps, online tickets & BVG news. Welcome to the Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe!

Most important keywords

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

Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe77%Check
BVG Apps64%Check
Berlin City62%Check
Berlin Central60%Check

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