City-journal.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
49% 
Page structure
31% 
Link structure
57% 
Server
38% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.03 s
File size
97.00 kB
Words
773
Media files
11
Number of links
112 internal / 15 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
City Journal | Urban Affairs Magazine | Conservative Magazine Online
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 626 pixels long. Optimize title
There are word repetitions in the page title.
Meta description
(Critically important)
The premier urban policy magazine for public officials, journalists, and all who seek a stimulating mix of hard-headed practicality and cutting-edge theory.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (945 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.city-journal.org/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: United States of America
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.
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)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
This page contains 773 words. That's ok.
22.5% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
7 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 12.31 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 37 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=1, user-scalable=0" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 15 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)
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)
City Journal is the nation's premier urban policy magazine for public officials, journalists, and all who seek a stimulating mix of hard-headed practicality and cutting-edge theory.
The H1 heading is too long.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
There are 35 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 City Journal is the nation's premier urban policy magazine for public officials, journalists, and all who seek a stimulating mix of hard-headed practicality and cutting-edge theory.
H2 City Journal
H2 Search
H2 City Journal Duplicate text
H2 Measure What Matters
H2 City Journal Duplicate text
H3 Bloomberg's Foolish Apologies
H3 Don't Revive the ERA
H3 The Time-Warp Socialist
H3 Winter 2020
H3 Is Gotham Ready for Bioterror?
H3 How to Talk to Millennials About Capitalism
H3 California's Promethean Past
H3 10 Blocks Podcast
H3 The Charleston “Debate”
H3 How the Plastic Panic Hurts Us—and the Planet
H3 No, Mayors Can't Run the World
H3 Taking Stock of Trump's Investment Plan
H3 Childish Logic
H3 How Do You Price a Pandemic?
H3 The Perverse Panic over Plastic
H3 In the News
H3 The Truth About Bloomberg's Record on Homelessness
H3 Seattle Is Socialism's Laboratory, and It's Not Pretty
H3 “Action Man” Andrew Cuomo Suddenly Hiding Behind Trump at Huge Cost to MTA
H3 Contact
H4 Experts
H4 Topics
H4 Publications
H4 On the Ground
H4 Projects
H4 Search Duplicate text
H4 The SPOTLIGHT
H4 Recently Featured
H4 Stay on top of the issues that matter to you the most.
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.
6 links don't have an anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
There are 15 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.city-journal.org/City Journal
http://www.manhattan-institute...New window External City Journal is a publication of Manhattan Institute
/magazineThe Magazine
https://www.city-journal.org/Topics
/arts-and-cultureArts & Culture
/californiaCalifornia
/citiesCities
/economy-finance-and-budgetsEconomy, Finance, Budgets
/educationEducation
/health-careHealth Care
/infrastructure-and-energyInfrastructure & Energy
/new-yorkNew York
/politics-and-lawPolitics & Law
/public-safetyPublic Safety
/technology-and-innovationTechnology & Innovation
/social-orderThe Social Order
/texasTexas
/otherOther
/contributorsContributors
/multimediaMultimedia
/publicationsAll Publications
https://www.city-journal.org/About
/aboutText duplicate City Journal
https://www.manhattan-institut...External Manhattan Institute
/praisePraise
/donateSupport
/subscribeSubscribe
https://www.city-journal.org/Text duplicate City Journal
/family-structure-educational-...Measure What Matters
/bloomberg-policy-reversalseye on the news Bloomberg's Foolish Apologies Howard Husock The former New York mayor shouldn't retract his past comments on loan practices that hurt minorit...
/new-equal-rights-amendmenteye on the news Don't Revive the ERA Inez Feltscher Stepman American women already enjoy full constitutional rights, and a new Equal Rights Amendment would b...
/bernie-sanders-socialist-visioneye on the news The Time-Warp Socialist Guy Sorman Bernie Sanders's vision has been refuted by reality—and history.
/magazine?issue=323Winter 2020
/magazine?issue=323No Text
/html/gotham-ready-bioterror-1...No Text
/html/gotham-ready-bioterror-1...Is Gotham Ready for Bioterror?
/millennials-embrace-socialismNo Text
/millennials-embrace-socialismHow to Talk to Millennials About Capitalism
/html/california's-promethean-...No Text
/html/california's-promethean-...California's Promethean Past
/10-blocksNo Text
/10-blocks10 Blocks Podcast
http://www.manhattan-institute...New window External Go to Manhattan Institute
/south-carolina-democratic-debateeye on the news The Charleston “Debate” Lance Morrow
/how-the-plastic-panic-hurts-usaudio How the Plastic Panic Hurts Us—and the Planet Brian C. Anderson, John Tierney
/rahm-emanuel-mayorsbooks and culture No, Mayors Can't Run the World Adam A. Millsap
/trump-expansion-of-tax-free-i...eye on the news Taking Stock of Trump's Investment Plan Allison Schrager
/violent-juveniles-adult-justi...eye on the news Childish Logic Nicole Gelinas
/coronavirus-value-of-medical-...eye on the news How Do You Price a Pandemic? Peter Kolchinsky
/needless-panic-over-disposabl...from the magazine The Perverse Panic over Plastic John Tierney
/publicationsSee More
/subscribeSubscribe now
https://www.facebook.com/CityJ...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/cityjournalNew window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/Manhat...New window External No Text
https://www.instagram.com/city...New window External No Text
http://city-journal.org/rssNo Text
https://www.nydailynews.com/op...New window External Stephen Eide in the New York Daily News The Truth About Bloomberg's Record on Homelessness
https://www.nationalreview.com...New window External Christopher F. Rufo in National Review Seattle Is Socialism's Laboratory, and It's Not Pretty
https://nypost.com/2020/02/23/...New window External Nicole Gelinas in the New York Post “Action Man” Andrew Cuomo Suddenly Hiding Behind Trump at Huge Cost to MTA
/magazineText duplicate The Magazine
/booksBooks
/multimediaText duplicate Multimedia
/publicationsText duplicate All Publications
/subscribeText duplicate Subscribe
/aboutText duplicate About
/praiseText duplicate Praise
/html/about-city-journal-4273....Anchor Contact
/advertiseAdvertise
/privacy-policyPrivacy Policy
/donateDonate
https://www.city-journal.org/Text duplicate Topics
/arts-and-cultureText duplicate Arts & Culture
/californiaText duplicate California
/citiesText duplicate Cities
/economy-finance-and-budgetsText duplicate Economy, Finance, Budgets
/educationText duplicate Education
/health-careText duplicate Health Care
/infrastructure-and-energyText duplicate Infrastructure & Energy
/new-yorkText duplicate New York
/politics-and-lawText duplicate Politics & Law
/public-safetyText duplicate Public Safety
/social-orderText duplicate The Social Order
/technology-and-innovationText duplicate Technology & Innovation
/texasText duplicate Texas
/otherText duplicate Other
/contributorsText duplicate Contributors
/contributor/brian-c-anderson_6Brian C. Anderson
/contributor/william-andrews_7William Andrews
/contributor/seth--barron_849Seth Barron
/contributor/michael-knox-bera...Michael Knox Beran
/contributor/claire-berlinski_360Claire Berlinski
/contributor/paul-beston_562Paul Beston
/contributor/theodore-dalrympl...Theodore Dalrymple
/contributor/stephen-eide_796Stephen Eide
/contributor/nicole-gelinas_519Nicole Gelinas
/contributor/edward-l-glaeser_67Edward L. Glaeser
/contributor/victor-davis-hans...Victor Davis Hanson
/contributor/howard-husock_88Howard Husock
/contributor/kay-s-hymowitz_90Kay S. Hymowitz
/contributor/andrew-klavan_525Andrew Klavan
/contributor/joel-kotkin_107Joel Kotkin
/contributor/john-leo_116John Leo
/contributor/heather-mac-donal...Heather Mac Donald
/contributor/myron-magnet_123Myron Magnet
/contributor/steven-malanga_125Steven Malanga
/contributor/rafael-a-mangual_909Rafael A. Mangual
/contributor/charles-f-mcelwee...Charles F. McElwee
/contributor/john-o-mcginnis_831John O. McGinnis
/contributor/bob-mcmanus_821Bob McManus
/contributor/judith-miller_572Judith Miller
/contributor/lance-morrow_1290Lance Morrow
/contributor/peter-reinharz_169Peter Reinharz
/contributor/aaron-m-renn_768Aaron M. Renn
/contributor/christopher-f-ruf...Christopher F. Rufo
/contributor/fred-siegel_195Fred Siegel
/contributor/guy-sorman_563Guy Sorman
/contributor/harry-stein_201Harry Stein
/contributor/john-tierney_912John Tierney
/contributor/michael-j-totten_604Michael J. Totten
/contributor/adam-white_822Adam White
https://www.facebook.com/CityJ...New window External City Journal on Facebook
https://twitter.com/cityjournalNew window External City Journal on Twitter
https://www.youtube.com/Manhat...New window External City Journal on YouTube
https://www.instagram.com/city...New window External City Journal on Instagram
https://flipboard.com/@CityJou...New window External City Journal on Flipboard
https://www.city-journal.org/rssNew window City Journal RSS

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.city-journal.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.03 seconds). The response time should be less than 0.4 seconds. Slow websites are bad for search engine bots and also result in bad user experience.
This website loads 15 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 37 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (97 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateFri, 28 Feb 2020 17:00:49 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
content-length19747
connectionkeep-alive
set-cookie178 Characters
set-cookie205 Characters
serverApache/2.4.25 (Debian)
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
varyHost,Accept-Encoding
x-powered-byPHP/7.3.15
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
cache-controlno-cache, must-revalidate
content-languageen
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-ua-compatibleIE=edge
x-generatorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)
link<https://www.city-journal.org/>; rel="canonical",<https://www.city-journal.org/>; rel="shortlink"
content-encodinggzip
access-control-allow-origin*
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 is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 13,683 referring domains.
This website has 2,861,523 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 10,198 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.

Robots.txt

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# This file is to prevent the crawling and indexing of certain parts
# of your site by web crawlers and spiders run by sites like Yahoo!
# and Google. By telling these "robots" where not to go on your site,
# you save bandwidth and server resources.
#
# This file will be ignored unless it is at the root of your host:
# Used:    http://example.com/robots.txt
# Ignored: http://example.com/site/robots.txt
#
# For more information about the robots.txt standard, see:
# http://www.robotstxt.org/robotstxt.html

User-agent: *
Crawl-delay: 10
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /misc/*.css$
Allow: /misc/*.css?
Allow: /misc/*.js$
Allow: /misc/*.js?
Allow: /misc/*.gif
Allow: /misc/*.jpg
Allow: /misc/*.jpeg
Allow: /misc/*.png
Allow: /modules/*.css$
Allow: /modules/*.css?
Allow: /modules/*.js$
Allow: /modules/*.js?
Allow: /modules/*.gif
Allow: /modules/*.jpg
Allow: /modules/*.jpeg
Allow: /modules/*.png
Allow: /profiles/*.css$
Allow: /profiles/*.css?
Allow: /profiles/*.js$
Allow: /profiles/*.js?
Allow: /profiles/*.gif
Allow: /profiles/*.jpg
Allow: /profiles/*.jpeg
Allow: /profiles/*.png
Allow: /themes/*.css$
Allow: /themes/*.css?
Allow: /themes/*.js$
Allow: /themes/*.js?
Allow: /themes/*.gif
Allow: /themes/*.jpg
Allow: /themes/*.jpeg
Allow: /themes/*.png
# Directories
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /misc/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /profiles/
Disallow: /scripts/
Disallow: /themes/
# Files
Disallow: /CHANGELOG.txt
Disallow: /cron.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.mysql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.pgsql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.sqlite.txt
Disallow: /install.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.txt
Disallow: /LICENSE.txt
Disallow: /MAINTAINERS.txt
Disallow: /update.php
Disallow: /UPGRADE.txt
Disallow: /xmlrpc.php
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/reply/
Disallow: /filter/tips/
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /user/register/
Disallow: /user/password/
Disallow: /user/login/
Disallow: /user/logout/
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /?q=admin/
Disallow: /?q=comment/reply/
Disallow: /?q=filter/tips/
Disallow: /?q=node/add/
Disallow: /?q=search/
Disallow: /?q=user/password/
Disallow: /?q=user/register/
Disallow: /?q=user/login/
Disallow: /?q=user/logout/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
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Search preview

www.city-journal.org
City Journal | Urban Affairs Magazine | Conservative Magazine Online
The premier urban policy magazine for public officials, journalists, and all who seek a stimulating mix of hard-headed practicality and cutting-edge theory.

Most important keywords

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City Journal80%Check
City Journal is73%Check
urban68%Check
Magazine68%Check
urban policy62%Check
Public59%Check
premier urban policy magazine59%Check
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