Embl.de - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
91% 
Page structure
66% 
Link structure
67% 
Server
100% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.07 s
File size
44.70 kB
Words
521
Media files
28
Number of links
90 internal / 41 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
EMBL Heidelberg - The European Molecular Biology Laboratory
The length of the page title is perfect. (505 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is Europe's flagship laboratory for basic research in molecular biology. EMBL operates from five sites: the main laboratory in Heidelberg, and Outstations in Hinxton (EBI), Grenoble, Hamburg, and Monterotondo near Rome.
The meta description should be shorter than 1000 pixels. It is currently 1627 pixels long.
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.embl.de/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(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.
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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descriptionThe European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is Europe's flagship laboratory for basic research in molecular biology. EMBL operates from five sites: the main laboratory in Heidelberg, and Outstations in Hinxton (EBI), Grenoble, Hamburg, and Monterotondo near Rome.
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authorEMBL - Office of Information and Public Affairs
robotsindex,follow
keywordsEMBL Heidelberg, basic research, molecular biology, structural biology, cell biology, biophysics, developmental biology, chemical biology, bioinformatics, PhD Programme, conferences, Science Society, central services, technology transfer, teacher training, postdocs
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 521 words. That's ok.
16.7% 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.
4 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 23 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
A viewport "user-scalable=no, initial-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1.0, width=device-width" 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 10 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
6 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.
Ads
(Somewhat important)
No ads were found on this page.
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
...out/images/external/common/embl_logo.pngEuropean Molecular Biology Laboratory LogoEMBL logo
...out/images/external/common/icon_menu.pngmenu
...ges/external/common/icon_search_menu.pngsearch
...s/EES20-06_immunity_in_host-pathogen.jpgInnate Immunity in Host-Pathogen Interactions
...epage/sliders/MCF20-01_microfluidics.jpgMicrofluidics
...ders/EES20-07_defining_and_defeating.jpgDefining and Defeating Metastasis
/homepage/sliders/discovery-page.jpgEMBL Discovery Page
...MAX_CL53_pFD51_B11_60X_Spen_green-ex.jpgNo alt attribute provided
..._pancancer-main-release/pancancer-ex.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...e-shattering/exploding-chromosome-ex.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ncer-cancer-drivers/singlethreads-ex.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ctural-variations/studied-cancers-ex.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ancancer-butler/korbel-NatBiotech-ex.jpgNo alt attribute provided
.../external/research/HD/multiple/unit1.jpgCell Biology and Biophysics
.../external/research/HD/multiple/unit2.jpgDevelopmental Biology
.../external/research/HD/multiple/unit3.jpgDirectors' Research
.../external/research/HD/multiple/unit4.jpgGenome Biology
.../external/research/HD/multiple/unit5.jpgStructural and Computational Biology
.../sprites/icon_social_facebook_sprite.pngFacebook
...n/sprites/icon_social_twitter_sprite.pngTwitter
...n/sprites/icon_social_youtube_sprite.pngYoutube
...sprites/icon_social_instagram_sprite.pngInstagram
.../sprites/icon_social_linkedin_sprite.pngLinkedin
.../sprites/icon_social_facebook_sprite.pngFacebook EMBL Events
...n/sprites/icon_social_twitter_sprite.pngTwitter
...sprites/icon_social_instagram_sprite.pngInstagram
.../sprites/icon_social_linkedin_sprite.pngLinkedin
...mmon/sprites/icon_social_blog_sprite.pngEMBL Events blog

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
EMBL - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 EMBL - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
H1 News More news
H1 News More news Duplicate text
H1 Next at Heidelberg
H1 Information for
H1 Research at Heidelberg
H2 Scientists explore how females shut off their second X chromosome
H2 The Pan-Cancer project
H2 Chromothripsis in human cancer
H2 Scientists identify new genetic drivers of cancer
H2 Studying DNA rearrangement to understand cancer
H2 Analysis of human genomes in the cloud
H2 Related Organisations
H2 EMBL Heidelberg
H2 Member States
H2 Follow Us
H2 Follow Events
H3 Cell Biology and Biophysics
H3 Developmental Biology
H3 Directors' Research
H3 Genome Biology
H3 Structural and Computational Biology
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 2 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are too many external links (41) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.embl.de/index.phpEMBL - European Molecular Biology Laboratory
IMG-ALT European Molecular Biology Laboratory Logo
A-TITLE Link to homepage
https://www.embl.es/External Barcelona
https://www.embl.fr/External Grenoble
https://www.embl-hamburg.de/External Hamburg
https://www.ebi.ac.uk/New window External EMBL−EBI Hinxton
https://www.embl.it/External Rome
/research/index.phpResearch
A-TITLE Research
/research/units/index.htmlResearch Units
/research/units/cbb/index.htmlCell Biology and Biophysics
/research/units/dev_biology/in...Developmental Biology
/research/units/directors_rese...Directors' Research
/research/units/genome_biology...Genome Biology
/research/units/scb/index.htmlStructural and Computational Biology
/research/units/other_sites/in...Research at other EMBL Sites
/research/interdisciplinary_re...Interdisciplinary Research
/research/interdisciplinary_re...Bioinformatics at EMBL
/research/interdisciplinary_re...Chemistry at EMBL
/research/interdisciplinary_re...Physics and Engineering at EMBL
/research/interdisciplinary_re...Mathematics and Statistics at EMBL
/research/interdisciplinary_re...EMBL Centres
/research/faculty/index.phpFaculty
/research/seminars/index.phpSeminars
/research/partnerships/index.htmlPartnerships
http://www.embl.de/taraEMBL and the Tara Ocean Foundation
A-TITLE EMBL and Tara
/LifeScienceAlliance/Life Science Alliance
A-TITLE Life Science Alliance
/research/tech_transfer/index....Technology Transfer
/research/venture/index.htmlVenture Capital
/services/index.htmlServices
A-TITLE Services
/services/core_facilities/inde...Core Facilities
/research/interdisciplinary_re...Bioinformatics Services
A-TITLE Bioinformatics Services
/services/itservices/index.htmlIT Services
/services/library/index.htmlSzilárd Library
/services/cryo-em-platform/ind...Cryo-Electron Microscopy Service Platform
/training/index.phpTraining
A-TITLE Training
/training/eicat/index.htmlEMBL International Centre for Advanced Training (EICAT)
/training/eipp/index.htmlEMBL International PhD Programme
/training/postdocs/index.htmlPostdoctoral Programme
/training/events/index.phpConferences and Courses
/training/cco/index.htmlEMBL Course and Conference Office
/training/undergraduates/index...Undergraduates
/training/visitor-programme/in...Scientific Visitor Programme
/training/scienceforschools/in...Science for Schools
/training/e-learning/index.htmlE-learning
/training/collaborative_traini...Collaborative Training Programmes
/jobs/index.phpJobs
/jobs/searchjobs/index.php?new...Current vacancies
A-TITLE Current vacancies
/jobs/work-at-embl/index.htmlWork at EMBL
/jobs/gl_recruitment/index.htmlGroup leader recruitment
/jobs/partners/index.htmlRelated opportunities
/jobs/hr-excellence-in-researc...HR Excellence in Research
/jobs/science4refugees/index.htmlScience4Refugees
/aboutus/general_information/i...About Us
A-TITLE About Us
/aboutus/general_information/i...General Information
/aboutus/public-events/index.htmlPublic events
/aboutus/communication_outreac...Communications
/aboutus/equality-diversity/in...Equality and Diversity
/aboutus/science_society/index...Science and Society
/aboutus/alumni/index.htmlAlumni Relations
/aboutus/support-embl/index.htmlSupport EMBL
/aboutus/industry-relations/in...Industry Relations
/aboutus/international-relatio...International Relations
/aboutus/administration/index....Administration
/aboutus/archive/index.htmlEMBL Archive
https://www.embl.de/leben/enNew window EMBL Discovery Page
A-TITLE EMBL Discovery Page
/aboutus/contact/index.htmlContact
/aboutus/support-embl/how-to-s...Donate
A-TITLE Donate
/staff_services/index.htmlNofollow Staff services
A-TITLE Staff services
https://intranet.embl.de/index...External Subdomain Intranet
/aboutus/support-embl/how-to-s...Text duplicate Donate
A-TITLE Donate
/staff_services/index.htmlNofollow Text duplicate Staff services
A-TITLE Staff services
https://intranet.embl.de/index...External Subdomain Text duplicate Intranet
https://www.embo-embl-symposia...New window External Trivial anchor text
Read More
A-TITLE Innate Immunity in Host-Pathogen Interactions
/training/events/2020/MCF20-01...New window Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
A-TITLE Microfluidics
https://www.embo-embl-symposia...New window External Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
A-TITLE Defining and Defeating Metastasis
https://www.embl.de/leben/enNew window Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
A-TITLE EMB Discovery page
/aboutus/general_information/i...intergovernmental organisation
A-TITLE General information about EMBL
http://www.embl.de/Heidelberg
A-TITLE EMBL Heidelberg
http://www.embl-barcelona.es/External Text duplicate Barcelona
A-TITLE EMBL Barcelona
http://www.embl-hamburg.de/External Text duplicate Hamburg
A-TITLE EMBL Hamburg
http://www.embl.fr/External Text duplicate Grenoble
A-TITLE EMBL Grenoble
http://www.embl.it/External Text duplicate Rome
A-TITLE EMBL Rome
http://www.embl.it/External A-TITLE EMBL Monterotondo
http://www.ebi.ac.uk/New window External EMBL-EBI Hinxton
A-TITLE EMBL-EBI
http://news.embl.de/External Subdomain News More news
http://news.embl.de/External Subdomain Text duplicate News More news
https://news.embl.de/science/s...New window External Subdomain Scientists explore how females shut off their second X chromosome
https://news.embl.de/science/p...New window External Subdomain The Pan-Cancer project
https://news.embl.de/science/p...New window External Subdomain Chromothripsis in human cancer
https://news.embl.de/science/p...New window External Subdomain Scientists identify new genetic drivers of cancer
https://news.embl.de/science/p...New window External Subdomain Studying DNA rearrangement to understand cancer
https://news.embl.de/science/p...New window External Subdomain Analysis of human genomes in the cloud
/aboutus/science_society/forum...New window The pursuit of a dream: science for me and for all
/research/seminars/index.phpSee all seminars
/training/events/2020/SCS20-01...Immune Profiling of Single Cells
https://www.embo-embl-symposia...External The Organism and its Environment
/training/events/2020/MAM20-01...Techniques for Mammary Gland Research
/training/events/index.phpSee all conferences and courses
/training/eipp/index.htmlPredoctoral Fellows
/training/postdocs/index.htmlPostdoctoral Fellows
/aboutus/alumni/index.htmlAlumni
/aboutus/industry-relations/in...Industry
/aboutus/communication_outreac...Press and Public
/aboutus/support-embl/index.htmlSupporters and Friends
/training/visitor-programme/in...Visiting Scientists
/training/scienceforschools/in...Teachers and Students
https://www.embl.de/leben/enNew window Come explore life's greatest mysteries
/research/units/cbb/index.htmlText duplicate Cell Biology and Biophysics
A-TITLE Cell Biology and Biophysics
/research/units/dev_biology/in...Text duplicate Developmental Biology
A-TITLE Developmental Biology
/research/units/directors_rese...Text duplicate Directors' Research
A-TITLE Directors' Research
/research/units/genome_biology...Text duplicate Genome Biology
A-TITLE Genome Biology
/research/units/scb/index.htmlText duplicate Structural and Computational Biology
A-TITLE Structural and Computational Biology
http://www.embo.org/New window External EMBO
A-TITLE European Molecular Biology Organization
http://embc.embo.org/New window External Subdomain EMBC
A-TITLE European Molecular Biology Conference
http://www.eiroforum.org/New window External Eiroforum
A-TITLE EIROforum
http://www.embl-em.de/home/New window External EMBLEM
A-TITLE EMBLEM
http://www.embl-ventures.com/New window External EMBL Ventures
A-TITLE EMBL Ventures
http://www.initiative-science-...New window External ISE
A-TITLE Initiative Science Europe
/aboutus/contact/index.htmlFull contact details ›
A-TITLE Full contact details
/aboutus/general_information/o...About EMBL's member states ›
A-TITLE Read more about EMBL's member states
https://www.facebook.com/embl.orgNew window External IMG-ALT Facebook
A-TITLE Follow EMBL on Facebook
https://twitter.com/emblNew window External IMG-ALT Twitter
A-TITLE Follow EMBL on Twitter
http://www.youtube.com/emblmediaNew window External IMG-ALT Youtube
https://www.instagram.com/embl...New window External IMG-ALT Instagram
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...New window External IMG-ALT Linkedin
http://en-gb.facebook.com/EMBL...New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT Facebook EMBL Events
A-TITLE Follow EMBL Events on Facebook
https://twitter.com/embleventsNew window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Twitter
A-TITLE Follow EMBL Events on Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/embl...New window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Instagram
A-TITLE Follow EMBL Events on Instagram
https://www.linkedin.com/in/em...New window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Linkedin
A-TITLE Follow EMBL Events on LinkedIn
https://blogs.embl.org/events/External Subdomain IMG-ALT EMBL Events blog
A-TITLE Follow the EMBL Events blog
http://www-db.embl.de/EMBLPers...External Subdomain Websupport
/aboutus/privacy_policy/index....Privacy Policy

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.embl.de/"
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 is excellent with 0.07 seconds.
This website only loads 3 CSS files. That's ok.
This website only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (45 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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pragmano-cache
transfer-encodingchunked
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 is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 6,078 referring domains.
This website has 3,112,381 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 4,502 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.

Robots.txt

User-Agent: *
Allow: /
Disallow: /error/
Disallow: /aboutus/news/publications/newsletter/issues/
Disallow: /aboutus/communication_outreach/publications/newsletter/issues/
Disallow: /~herhoff/
Disallow: /~kindler/
Disallow: /~meister/
Disallow: /~budd/
Disallow: /LocalInfo/
Disallow: /SNS-13-01
Disallow: /predoccourse/*/modules/presentations/
Disallow: /training/scienceforschools/teacher_training/learninglabs/resources/
Disallow: /alumni/members/directory/
Disallow: /aboutus/alumni/alumni-directory/directory/
Disallow: /frangakis/
Disallow: /new_gl/
Disallow: /aboutus/alumni/aboutus/statistics/
Disallow: /research/units/directors_research/mattaj/
Disallow: /~seqanal/
Disallow: /training/cco/terms/
Disallow: /leben/*_animation.html
Disallow: /training/events/2009/
Disallow: /training/events/2010/
Disallow: /training/events/2011/
Disallow: /training/events/2012/
Disallow: /training/events/2013/
Disallow: /scripts/ajax/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
190

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Search preview

EMBL Heidelberg - The European Molecular Biology Laboratory
https://www.embl.de/
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is Europe's flagship laboratory for basic research in molecular biology. EMBL operates from five sites: the main laboratory in Heidelberg, and Outstations in Hinxton (EBI), Grenoble, Hamburg, and Monterotondo near Rome.

Most important keywords

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