Excellencegateway.org.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
0.18 s
File size
52.80 kB
Media files
Number of links
32 internal / 20 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
Homepage | Excellence Gateway
The length of the page title is perfect. (300 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: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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.
(Somewhat important)
The domain name is very long.
The domain is no subdomain.
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 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
The average number of words per sentence of 31.6 words is high.
This page contains 1145 words. That's ok.
22.1% of the text are stop words.
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
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.
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 12 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The following tag is repeated too often: here
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
10 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)
Excellence Gateway
The H1 heading is too short (18 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Excellence Gateway
H2 Excellence Gateway Feedback Survey
H2 Welcome to the Excellence Gateway
H2 Recently added resources
H2 Discover resources
H3 Excellence Gateway Feedback Survey Duplicate text
H3 Maths, English and ESOL
H3 Maths Exhibition Site
H3 English Exhibition Site
H3 We are constantly seeking to improve the service we offer and we would be grateful if you would take a few minutes to complete this short survey to provide feedback to us on the ease of use of the ...
H3 The Excellence Gateway is the Education and Training Foundation's resources portal where you can search for or browse and then filter over 7,500 resources, covering a broad range of topics and incl...
H3 Note: Many of the resources contained here have been migrated from legacy sites that are now closed. These resources may contain useful information and ideas but references to policy etc will be da...
H3 Search for resources
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
There are 2 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are 20 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
/Anchor Skip to main content
/Excellence Gateway
A-TITLE User register
/Anchor Show Navigation
/Text duplicate Home
http://send.excellencegateway....New window External Subdomain SEND
http://tvet.excellencegateway....New window External Subdomain TVET
http://esol.excellencegateway....New window External Subdomain ESOL
http://english.excellencegatew...New window External Subdomain English
http://maths.excellencegateway...New window External Subdomain Maths
https://strategicleadership.ex...New window External Subdomain Strategic Leadership
/interactive-resourcesInteractive maths & English
/prepNew window Practitioner Research & Evidence Portal
https://scholarship.excellence...External Subdomain Scholarship Framework
https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh...New window External No Text
https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh...New window External Excellence Gateway Feedback Survey
https://www.foundationonline.o...New window External No Text
https://www.foundationonline.o...New window External Maths, English and ESOL
https://maths.excellencegatewa...New window External Subdomain No Text
https://maths.excellencegatewa...New window External Subdomain Maths Exhibition Site
https://english.excellencegate...New window External Subdomain No Text
https://english.excellencegate...New window External Subdomain English Exhibition Site
https://www.snapsurveys.com/wh...New window External this short survey to provide feedback
/helpTrivial anchor text
/user/registercreate an account
/contact-usText duplicate Trivial anchor text
/content/etf3269Support staff performance criteria Covid-19 safe strategies
/content/etf3269View training material
/content/etf3268SEND CfE Access to Work new processes presentation
/content/etf3268View resource
/content/etf3267Inclusive Employer Induction Toolkit
/content/etf3267View toolkit
/content/etf3266Text duplicate View resource
/content/etf3265Digital Approaches to Rethinking the English Classroom in a Post-16 GCSE English Resit Context, Informed by Student Action Research - Warrington & Vale Royal...
/content/etf3265View report
/content/etf3264Supporting and Developing Learners' Oracy Skills - East Coast College
/content/etf3264Text duplicate View report
https://enhance.etfoundation.c...External Subdomain Try our Digital courses on Enhance
https://www.foundationonline.o...External Try our courses on Foundation Online
/contact-usContact us
/accessibility-statementAccessibility Statement
/terms-of-usageTerms of Usage
https://www.et-foundation.co.u...External Privacy
http://www.et-foundation.co.uk/New window External ET Foundation

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.excellencegateway.org.uk/"
HTTP header
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 4 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 12 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.18 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (53 kB).

HTTP Response Header

cache-controlpublic, max-age=0
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
dateMon, 19 Oct 2020 22:21:07 GMT
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
feature-policygeolocation 'none';midi 'none';sync-xhr 'none';microphone 'none';camera 'none';magnetometer 'none';gyroscope 'none';speaker 'self';fullscreen 'self';payment 'none'
last-modifiedMon, 19 Oct 2020 22:14:10 GMT
link<https://www.excellencegateway.org.uk/>; rel="canonical",<https://www.excellencegateway.org.uk/>; rel="shortlink"
set-cookie15 Characters
strict-transport-securitymax-age=31536000; includeSubDomains
x-generatorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)
x-xss-protection1; mode=block

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 911 referring domains.
This website has 145,077 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 610 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
# 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

Only the data for the given URL is shown. We cannot determine the social actions for a linked fan page.

Search preview

Homepage | Excellence Gateway

Most important keywords

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

Excellence Gateway72%Check
Leadership Excellence53%Check
or search49%Check
Maths English43%Check
Maths Exhibition Site43%Check
Exhibition Site43%Check

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