Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
0.09 s
File size
59.50 kB
Media files
Number of links
91 internal / 6 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
epd.de | Evangelischer Pressedienst (epd)
The length of the page title is perfect. (380 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
(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: de
Language defined in HTML: de
Server location: Germany
The following language is defined by HTML: de
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

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Page quality

(Critically important)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
This page contains 1474 words. That's ok.
33.7% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
32 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 12.04 words is good.
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
This page 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 29 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
3 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

URLAlt attributeTitle
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...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210330020-1.jpgs:36:"Heinrich Bedford-Strohm (Archivbild)";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210315035-1.jpgs:17:"Bernhard Felmberg";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210305035-1.jpgs:23:"Susanne Bei der Wieden ";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210330021-1.jpgs:20:"Mike Müller-Glamann";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210315036-1.jpgs:17:"Constantin Grosch";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210225024-1.jpgs:63:"In vielen deutschen Städten überwintern Obdachlose in Hotels.";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210315037-1.jpgs:52:"Streamingdienste haben die Fernsehkultur verändert.";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210316034-1.jpgs:88:"Gebärdendolmetscherin in der Ausstellung "Hits & Hymnen" im Bonner Haus der Geschichte.";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210225032-1.jpgs:14:"Carlo Chatrian";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210316035-1.jpgs:69:"Eine armenische Christin 2018 in den Trümmern ihres Hauses in Rakka.";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210225031-1.jpgs:26:"Cornelia Füllkrug-Weitzel";
...iles/schwerpunktartikel/S210217015-1.jpgs:29:"Eine ehemalige Kindersoldatin";
...les/vignetten/vignette_ueberregional.jpgepd überregional
...em/files/vignetten/vignette_regional.jpgepd regional
...files/vignetten/vignette_fachdienste.jpgepd Fachdienste
...s/vignetten/vignette_ueberregional_0.jpgepd Bild
...les/vignetten/vignette_fachdienste_0.jpgepd Archiv
...ult/files/karten/karte_ueberregional.pngNo alt attribute provided
/system/files/service/epd_frerichs.jpgKarsten Frerichs - Chefredakteur
/sites/default/files/icons/facebook.pngNo alt attribute provided
/sites/default/files/icons/twitter.pngNo alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
The H1 heading is too short (6 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 epd.de
H2 Startseite überregional - Akkordeon
H2 Fußzeilenmenü
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
7 links don't have an anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 6 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.epd.de/Anchor Direkt zum Inhalt
https://www.epd.de/IMG-ALT Startseite
/ueberregional/diensteepd überregional
/ueberregional/diensteepd Basisdienst
/ueberregional/diensteepd Ticker
/ueberregional/diensteepd Zentralausgabe
/ueberregional/diensteepd Wochenspiegel
/ueberregional/diensteepd bild
/fachdienst/dokumentation/star...epd Dokumentation
/fachdienst/sozial/startseiteepd sozial
/fachdienst/medien/startseiteepd medien
https://www.epd-film.de/New window External epd film
/ueberregional/diensteText duplicate epd bild
/ueberregional/epd_archivepd Archiv
/ueberregional/mission-statementStartseite überregional - Akkordeon
/ueberregional/wir-beim-epdBundeshauptstadt Berlin
https://www.gep.de/New window External Gemeinschaftswerk der Evangelischen Publizistik
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kir...Bedford-Strohm fordert Aufmerksamkeit für psychische Lockdown-Folgen
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kir...Militärbischof kritisiert Pläne für Ethikunterricht in der Bundeswehr
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kir...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kir...Erstmals wird eine Frau die Evangelisch-reformierte Kirche leiten
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kir...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/soz...Der Arzt, der gerne mehr impfen würde
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/soz...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/soz..."Ein ganzes Leben im Lockdown"
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/soz...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/soz...Mikrowelle statt Parkbank
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/soz...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/med..."Glattgebügelt": Zum Boom der Streaming-Portale
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/med...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/med...Elf Online-Portale haben Post von der Medienaufsicht
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/med...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/med..."Post"-Chefredakteur Baron: Verschwörungsdenken ist tief verwurzelt
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/med...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kul...Soundtrack der Zeitgeschichte
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kul...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kul...Mehr deutsche Filme bei der Berlinale als sonst
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kul...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kul...Iris Wolff erhält Evangelischen Buchpreis 2021
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/kul...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/ent...Die große Tragödie des 21. Jahrhunderts
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/ent...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/ent...Bestens vernetzte Streiterin für die Menschen des Südens
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/ent...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/ent..."Kindersoldatinnen sind in besonderem Maße verletzlich"
/ueberregional/schwerpunkt/ent...Text duplicate ...
/ueberregional/diensteepd kompakt
/regional/bayern/startseiteText duplicate Bayern
/regional/mitte_west/startseiteText duplicate Mitte-West
/regional/niedersachsen_bremen...Text duplicate Niedersachsen-Bremen
/regional/nord/startseiteText duplicate Nord
/regional/ost/startseiteText duplicate Ost
/regional/suedwest/startseiteText duplicate Südwest
/regional/west/startseiteText duplicate West
https://www.epd-film.de/External Film
/fachdienst/dokumentation/star...Text duplicate epd Dokumentation
/ueberregional/diensteText duplicate epd bild
/ueberregional/epd_archivText duplicate epd Archiv
/ueberregional/wir-beim-epdepd Zentralredaktion
/ueberregional/wir-beim-epdepd Bundesbüro
/ueberregional/wir-beim-epdepd Brüssel
/ueberregional/wir-beim-epdepd Genf
/ueberregional/wir-beim-epdandere epd-Angebote:
https://www.facebook.com/evang...External No Text
https://www.twitter.com/epd_newsExternal No Text
https://twitter.com/epd_news?r...External Folgen Sie uns:
https://www.epd.de/Anchor — Fußzeilenmenü anzeigen
https://www.epd.de/Anchor Ausblenden — Fußzeilenmenü
/regional/nord/startseiteNo Text
/regional/bayern/startseiteNo Text
/regional/suedwest/startseiteNo Text
/regional/mitte_west/startseiteNo Text
/regional/west/startseiteNo Text
/regional/ost/startseiteNo Text
/regional/niedersachsen_bremen...No Text

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.epd.de/"
HTTP header
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is excellent with 0.09 seconds.
This page only loads 3 CSS files. That's ok.
This page only loads 2 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (60 kB).

HTTP Response Header

dateWed, 07 Apr 2021 14:10:10 GMT
cache-controlmust-revalidate, no-cache, private
link<https://www.epd.de/>; rel="shortlink", <https://www.epd.de/>; rel="canonical", <https://www.epd.de/ueberregional/startseite>; rel="revision"
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
x-generatorDrupal 8 (https://www.drupal.org)
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8

External factors

(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as News. This classification is fine.
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 3,793 referring domains.
This page has 1,048,812 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 2,174 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.


# robots.txt
# 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: *
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /core/*.css$
Allow: /core/*.css?
Allow: /core/*.js$
Allow: /core/*.js?
Allow: /core/*.gif
Allow: /core/*.jpg
Allow: /core/*.jpeg
Allow: /core/*.png
Allow: /core/*.svg
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: /profiles/*.svg
# Directories
Disallow: /core/
Disallow: /profiles/
# Files
Disallow: /README.txt
Disallow: /web.config
# 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: /index.php/admin/
Disallow: /index.php/comment/reply/
Disallow: /index.php/filter/tips
Disallow: /index.php/node/add/
Disallow: /index.php/search/
Disallow: /index.php/user/password/
Disallow: /index.php/user/register/
Disallow: /index.php/user/login/
Disallow: /index.php/user/logout/

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.

Most important keywords

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

Startseite epd61%Check
epd medien60%Check
epd sozial58%Check
epd film58%Check
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