Elcic.ca - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
75% 
Page quality
81% 
Page structure
70% 
Link structure
72% 
Server
71% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.65 s
File size
32.10 kB
Words
569
Media files
14
Number of links
95 internal / 21 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
The length of the page title is perfect. (357 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) is the major Canadian representative of the traditions of the Lutheran reformation of the catholic Christian church. ELCIC holds membership in the Lutheran World Federation, the Canadian Council of Churches and the World Council of Churches and is in full communion with the Anglican Church of Canada.
The meta description is too long: 2230 pixels from max. 1000 pixels.
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
Server location: Canada
One or more of the specified languages are not ISO standard (en, en-us, de, etc.)
The language is not specified in the HTML markup.
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 XHTML 1.0 Transitional 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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descriptionThe Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) is the major Canadian representative of the traditions of the Lutheran reformation of the catholic Christian church. ELCIC holds membership in the Lutheran World Federation, the Canadian Council of Churches and the World Council of Churches and is in full communion with the Anglican Church of Canada.
keywordsEvangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, Lutheran Church, ELCIC, Canadian Lutheran Church, catholic Christian church, Lutheran reformation, Lutheran World Federation, Canadian Council of Churches, World Council of Churches, Anglican Church of Canada
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 569 words. That's ok.
28.3% 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.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 21.56 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No viewpoint tag is provided.
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website only loads 2 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 11 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
2 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.

Media list

URLAlt attributeTitle
/images/build/logo-elcic.pngELCIC - Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, In Mission for Others
/images/build/search-label.jpgSearch:
https://www.elcic.ca/images/unnamed.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...EcumenicalSharedMinistriesHandbook-2.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/images/online-church-ipad-mini-banner.jpgFaith and Worship
/images/build/icon-facebook.pngView the ELCIC Facebook
/images/build/icon-twitter.pngAdd @ELCIC to Twitter
/images/build/icon-email.pngEmail ELCIC - View our Staff Directory
/images/build/i-newspaper.pngSubscribe to Newsletter
https://www.elcic.ca/images/build/i-map.pngFind a Congregation
/images/build/i-money-coin.pngDonate Now
/images/build/i-mobile-phone-off.pngContact ELCIC
/images/build/logo-elcic-footer.pngEvangelical Lutheran Church in Canada - In Mission for Others
/images/build/logo-anglican-cc.jpgAnglican Church of Canada

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Jerusalem and the Holy Land Sunday
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Jerusalem and the Holy Land Sunday
H1 A sermon from Bishop Susan
H1 One Family in Mission
H1 Thank you!
H1 Supporting the Matching Donations Distribution Model
H2 In Mission for Others
H2 Ecumenical & International Life
H2 Faith & Worship
H2 News
H2 Get Connected
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 amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 21 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.elcic.ca/IMG-ALT ELCIC - Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, In Mission for Others
A-TITLE Home Page
https://www.elcic.ca/Home
A-TITLE Home Page
/FindAChurch.cfmFind a Church
A-TITLE Find a Church
https://www.elcic.ca/news.cfmNews
A-TITLE News
https://www.canadahelps.org/en...New window External Donate
A-TITLE Donate
/National-Church-Council/Staff...Contact Us
A-TITLE Contact Us
/About-the-ELCIC/default.cfmWho we are
A-TITLE Who we are
/About-the-ELCIC/Overview.cfmAbout the ELCIC
A-TITLE About the ELCIC
/ELCIC-Structure/default.cfmAround the ELCIC
A-TITLE Around the ELCIC
/Directories/default.cfmDirectories
A-TITLE Directories
/From-the-Bishop/default.cfmNational Bishop
A-TITLE National Bishop
/National-Church-Council/defau...National Church Council
A-TITLE National Church Council
/What-We-Believe/default.cfmWhat we believe
/What-We-Believe/Evangelical-D...The Evangelical Declaration
A-TITLE The Evangelical Declaration
/In-Convention/2001-Waterloo/T...The Waterloo Declaration
A-TITLE The Waterloo Declaration
/About-the-ELCIC/Our-Website/M...What we do
/CompassionateJustice/CLWR.cfmCanadian Lutheran World Relief
A-TITLE Canadian Lutheran World Relief
/CompassionateJustice/default.cfmCompassionate Justice and Public Policy
A-TITLE Compassionate Justice and Public Policy
/ecumenical/default.cfmEcumenical and Interfaith Relations
A-TITLE Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations
/praiseappeal/default.cfmELCIC Praise Appeal
A-TITLE ELCIC Praise Appeal
/Global-Mission/default.cfmGlobal Mission
A-TITLE Global Mission
/GreeningFaithCommunities/defa...Greening Faith Communities
A-TITLE Greening Faith Communities
http://www.elcicgsi.ca/External Group Services
A-TITLE Group Services
/livingourfaith/default.cfmLiving our Faith
A-TITLE Living our Faith
/myELCIC/default.cfmmyELCIC
A-TITLE myELCIC
/In-Convention/default.cfmNational Convention
A-TITLE National Convention
/reformation2017/default.cfmReformation 2017
A-TITLE Reformation 2017
/reformationchallenge/default.cfmReformation Challenge
A-TITLE Reformation Challenge
/Stewardship/default.cfmStewardship
A-TITLE Stewardship
/SeasonOfCreation/default.cfmSeason of Creation
A-TITLE Season of Creation
http://elcic.ca/Youth/default.cfmYouth
A-TITLE Youth
http://www.worship.ca/External Worship
A-TITLE Worship
/Leadership/For-Ministers/defa...Leadership
/Leadership/For-Ministers/Cont...Continuing Education Plan (CEP)
A-TITLE Continuing Education Plan (CEP)
/Leadership/Employment-Opportu...Employment Opportunities
A-TITLE Employment Opportunities
/Leadership/For-Ministers/defa...Rostered Personnel
A-TITLE Rostered Personnel
/leadership/employmentagreemen...Employement Agreements and Letters of Call
A-TITLE Employement Agreements and Letters of Call
/mutualministry/default.cfmMutual Ministry Guide
A-TITLE Mutual Ministry Guide
/Leadership/For-Ministers/Diac...Diaconal Sunday
A-TITLE Diaconal Sunday
/Leadership/VocationalSunday.cfmVocational Sunday
A-TITLE Vocational Sunday
http://worship.ca/External Worship Resources
A-TITLE Worship Resources
/Resources/default.cfmResources
/calendar/default.cfmCanadian Church Calendar
A-TITLE Canadian Church Calendar
http://churchbulletins.ca/External Canadian Church Bulletins
A-TITLE Canadian Church Bulletins
/Calendar-of-Events/default.cfmCalendar of Events
A-TITLE Calendar of Events
http://www.canadalutheran.ca/External Canada Lutheran
A-TITLE Canada Lutheran
/Directories/default.cfmText duplicate Directories
A-TITLE Directories
/Documents/documents-title.cfmDocuments
A-TITLE Documents
/Communique/default.cfmELCIC News
A-TITLE ELCIC News
/EternityforToday.cfmEternity for Today
A-TITLE Eternity for Today
/faithorderdoctrine/default.cfmFaith Order & Doctrine
A-TITLE Faith Order & Doctrine
http://elcic.ca/FindAChurch.cfmFind a "Church"
A-TITLE Find a "Church"
http://elcic.ca/FindAChurch.cfmFind a "Person"
A-TITLE Find a "Person"
/journeywiththosewhoaredying/d...Journey with those who are dying
A-TITLE Journey with those who are dying
http://elcic.ca/news.cfmNews Releases
A-TITLE News Releases
/Parochial-Reports/default.cfmParochial Reports
A-TITLE Parochial Reports
http://www.parasource.com/External Parasource
A-TITLE Parasource
/Treasurer-Resources/default.cfmTreasurer Resources
A-TITLE Treasurer Resources
/VisionTaskforce/default.cfmVision Taskforce
A-TITLE Vision Taskforce
/Womens-Desk/FaithFund.cfmWomen of Faith Fund
A-TITLE Women of Faith Fund
/JerusalemHolyLandSunday.cfmRead More...
A-TITLE Read More...
/news.cfm?article=568Text duplicate Read More...
A-TITLE Read More...
https://anglicanlutheran.ca/pe...External Text duplicate Read More...
A-TITLE Read More...
/news.cfm?article=567Text duplicate Read More...
A-TITLE Read More...
/news.cfm?article=566Text duplicate Read More...
A-TITLE Read More...
/publichealth/livestreaming.cfmLive streaming and pre-recorded services from across the ELCIC
A-TITLE Live streaming and pre-recorded services from across the ELCIC
https://www.clwr.org/covid-19New window External See how you can make a difference here.
/Documents/EcumenicalSharedMin...New window Find out more about this resource here.
https://www.elcic.ca/publichealthNew window Trivial anchor text
here
/ReformationChallenge/default.cfmELCIC REFORMATION CHALLENGE »
https://www.canadahelps.org/en...New window External DONATE NOW »
/About-the-ELCIC/default.cfmLEARN MORE ABOUT US »
A-TITLE Learn More About Us
/National-Church-Council/Staff...CONTACT US »
A-TITLE Contact Us
/ecumenical/default.cfmECUMENICAL RELATIONS»
http://www.lutheranworld.org/lwf/External LUTHERAN WORLD FEDERATION (LWF) »
A-TITLE Lutheran World Federation
http://oikoumene.org/New window External WORLD COUNCIL OF CHURCHES»
https://www.councilofchurches.ca/New window External CANADIAN COUNCIL OF CHURCHES »
A-TITLE Canadian Council of Churches
/FindAChurch.cfmFIND AN ELCIC CONGREGATION »
A-TITLE Find an ELCIC Congregation
http://canadalutheran.ca/New window External CANADA LUTHERAN MAGAZINE »
A-TITLE Canada Lutheran Magazine
/In-Convention/2019-Regina/def...2019 ELCIC NATIONAL CONVENTION »
/PraiseAppeal/2016Resources.cfmELCIC PRAISE APPEAL »
/news.cfm?article=568A sermon from Bishop Susan for May 17
/news.cfm?article=567A Thank You from National Bishop Susan Johnson
/news.cfm?article=566Supporting the Matching Donations Distribution Model
https://www.elcic.ca/news.cfmSEE ALL NEWS »
A-TITLE See All News Articles
http://www.facebook.com/Canadi...External IMG-ALT View the ELCIC Facebook
A-TITLE View the ELCIC Facebook
http://twitter.com/?_escaped_f...External IMG-ALT Add @ELCIC to Twitter
A-TITLE Add @ELCIC to Twitter
/National-Church-Council/Staff...IMG-ALT Email ELCIC - View our Staff Directory
A-TITLE Email ELCIC - info@elcic.ca
http://www.facebook.com/Canadi...External Like our Facebook page
http://twitter.com/?_escaped_f...External follow our feed on Twitter
/National-Church-Council/Staff...write an email to our staff
/Calendar-of-Events/VIEW OUR EVENT CALENDAR »
A-TITLE View Our Event Calendar
/Resources/E-Newsletters.cfmSUBSCRIBE TO NEWSLETTER »
IMG-ALT Subscribe to Newsletter
A-TITLE Subscribe to Newsletter
https://elcic.ca/FindAChurch.cfmFIND A CONGREGATION »
IMG-ALT Find a Congregation
A-TITLE Find a Congregation
https://www.canadahelps.org/en...New window External Text duplicate DONATE NOW »
IMG-ALT Donate Now
A-TITLE Donate Now
/National-Church-Council/Staff...CONTACT ELCIC »
IMG-ALT Contact ELCIC
A-TITLE Contact ELCIC
https://www.elcic.ca/index.cfmHOME
A-TITLE Home
/National-Church-Council/Staff...CONTACT US
A-TITLE Contact Us
https://www.elcic.ca/news.cfmNEWS
A-TITLE News
/Calendar-of-Events/EVENTS
A-TITLE Evnets
/Resources/E-Newsletters.cfmSUBSCRIBE
A-TITLE Subscribe
/FindAChurch.cfmFIND A CHURCH
A-TITLE Find a Church
/About-the-ELCIC/default.cfmWHO WE ARE
A-TITLE Who We Are
/What-We-Believe/default.cfmWHAT WE BELIEVE
A-TITLE What We Believe
/About-the-ELCIC/Our-Website/M...WHAT WE DO
A-TITLE What We Do
/Leadership/For-Ministers/defa...LEADERSHIP
A-TITLE Leadership
/Resources/default.cfmRESOURCES
A-TITLE Resources
/Directories/default.cfmDIRECTORY
A-TITLE Directory
/About-the-ELCIC/Overview.cfmABOUT THE ELCIC
A-TITLE About the ELCIC
/From-the-Bishop/default.cfmNATIONAL BISHOP
A-TITLE National Bishop
/Treasurer-Resources/default.cfmTREASURER RESOURCES
A-TITLE Treasurer Resources
http://canadalutheran.ca/External CANADA LUTHERAN
A-TITLE Canada Lutheran
/Parochial-Reports/default.cfmPAROCHIAL REPORTS
A-TITLE Parochial Reports
/Stewardship/Stewardship-of-Cr...STEWARDSHIP OF CREATION
A-TITLE Stewardship of Creation
https://www.elcic.ca/IMG-ALT Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada - In Mission for Others
A-TITLE Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada - In Mission for Others
http://www.anglican.ca/External IMG-ALT Anglican Church of Canada
A-TITLE Anglican Church of Canada

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.elcic.ca/"
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 of 0.65 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 1 CSS files. That's ok.
This website only loads 2 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (32 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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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 592 referring domains.
This website has 622,406 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 506 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website is a little bit popular on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

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Disallow: /dailydevotions/
Disallow: /app/
Disallow: /admin/


User-agent: googlebot
Disallow: *.csi

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Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
29

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Search preview

Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
https://www.elcic.ca/
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC) is the major Canadian representative of the traditions of the Lutheran reformation of the catholic Christian church. ELCIC holds membership in the Lutheran World Federation, the Canadian Council of Churches and the World Council of Churches and is in full communion with the Anglican Church of Canada.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Church in Canada56%Check
Lutheran Church in Canada54%Check
ELCIC53%Check
Church53%Check
Evangelical Lutheran Church52%Check
Lutheran51%Check
Canada51%Check
Canada Lutheran51%Check
in Mission48%Check
Anglican Church46%Check

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