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Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
0.17 s
File size
43.50 kB
Media files
Number of links
45 internal / 34 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
Trace your Family Tree Online | Genealogy & Ancestry from Findmypast |
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 695 pixels long. Optimize title
There are word repetitions in the page title.
Meta description
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Trace your ancestry and build a family tree by researching extensive birth records, census data, obituaries and more with Findmypast
The length of the meta description is perfect. (788 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
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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
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The alternate link to the page itself is missing.
Other meta tags
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There is no rel next meta tag on this page.
There is no rel prev meta tag on this page.
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The domain is no subdomain.
The domain length is good.
The domain does not contain non-latin characters.
Page URL
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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
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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

viewportwidth=device-width, target-densityDpi=device-dpi, initial-scale=1.0
Keywordsfamily tree, genealogy, historians, history, research, archives, world war records, bmd, relatives, boer war, geneaology, overseas, general register office, records centre, historical, reunited
DescriptionTrace your ancestry and build a family tree by researching extensive birth records, census data, obituaries and more with Findmypast

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Page quality

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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.
Only 2 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 428 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
23.6% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 11.67 words is good.
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
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This website loads 16 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, target-densityDpi=device-dpi, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
Bold and strong tags
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Empty bold or strong tags were found on this page.
Image SEO
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Alt text (alternative text) is correctly used on all found images.
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.
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The HTTPS protocol for secure data transmission is not used.

Page structure

H1 heading
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Your ancestors were amazing
The H1 heading is perfect.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Your ancestors were amazing
H3 Search all records
H3 Title
H4 Start building your tree today
H4 A full list of all of our record sets
H4 Family history records
H4 BMD records
H4 Census records
H4 Parish records
H4 Travel & migration records
H4 Court Registers
H4 Newspaper records
H4 Family history news
H4 New to family history?
H4 Have you got a voucher?
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.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are too many external links (34) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
/family-treeFamily tree Subdomain Search
/1939register1939 Register
/my-recordsMy records Subdomain Blog
A-TITLE findmypast homepage
/family-treeText duplicate Family tree Subdomain Search all recordsAny record at your fingertips Subdomain Census, land & substitutes Subdomain Directories & social history Subdomain Immigration & travel Subdomain Life events (birth, marriage, death) Subdomain Newspapers & periodicals Subdomain Churches & religion Subdomain Education & work Subdomain Institutions & organisations Subdomain Military service & conflict Subdomain 1939 RegisterAdvanced search options Subdomain A-Z of record setsDiscover our records from around the world
/1939registerText duplicate 1939 Register
/my-recordsText duplicate My records Subdomain Text duplicate Blog
/gettingstartedGetting started
A-TITLE Getting started
/content/expert-adviceExpert advice
A-TITLE Expert advice
/content/top-tipsTop tips
A-TITLE Top tips
/frequently-asked-questionsFrequently asked questions
A-TITLE Frequently asked questions forum
A-TITLE Discussion forum
/pay?isfreetrialrequest=falseText duplicate Subscribe in
/Pay?isfreetrialrequest=trueStart a free 14 day trial
/family-treeStart building your tree today
IMG-ALT Family Tree Subdomain IMG-ALT Findmypast Subdomain A full list of all of our record sets
IMG-ALT A full list of all of our record sets= Subdomain Family history records Subdomain BMD records
/irish-census-recordsCensus records Subdomain Parish records Subdomain Travel & migration records Subdomain Court Registers Subdomain Newspaper records window External Subdomain Family history news
/gettingstartedNew to family history? Subdomain Read our getting started guide
/family-treeStart your free family tree Subdomain Search our historical records you got a voucher? your voucher here
/build-your-treeBuild your family tree
A-TITLE Build your family tree
/articles/find-your-family-his...How we can help
A-TITLE How we can help
/articles/find-your-family-his...Why Findmypast Ireland
A-TITLE Why Findmypast Ireland
/articles/help-and-advice/rese...Research services
A-TITLE Research services
/frequently-asked-questionsGetting help
A-TITLE Getting help
/articles/using-the-site/terms...Terms & conditions
A-TITLE Terms & conditions
/articles/using-the-site/priva...Privacy policy
A-TITLE Privacy policy
/cookies/more-infoOur use of cookies
A-TITLE Our use of cookies
A-TITLE Sitemap
/help/contactContact us
A-TITLE Contact us
/articles/about-findmypast/abo...About Findmypast Ireland
A-TITLE About Findmypast Ireland First
A-TITLE Findmypast First information
A-TITLE Company information
/articles/about-findmypast/our...Our partners
A-TITLE Our partners
/articles/work-with-us/data-ow...Data owners
A-TITLE Data owners
/communityCompanies and libraries
A-TITLE Companies and libraries
A-TITLE Careers
A-TITLE Affiliates window External Subdomain Read our blog
A-TITLE Read our blog window External Find us on Facebook
A-TITLE Find us on Facebook window External Subdomain Join us on Google+
A-TITLE Join us on Google+ window External Follow us on Twitter
A-TITLE Follow us on Twitter window External Watch us on Youtube
A-TITLE Watch us on Youtube window External Pin us on Pinterest
A-TITLE Pin us on Pinterest
http://www.livesofthefirstworl...New window External Lives of the First World War
http://www.britishnewspaperarc...New window External The British Newspaper Archive
/cookies/more-infoLearn more

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
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The checked page does not redirect to another URL.
HTTP header
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 13 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 16 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.17 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (44 kB).

HTTP Response Header

dateFri, 14 Jul 2017 05:31:31 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
set-cookie29 Characters
set-cookie98 Characters
set-cookie102 Characters
set-cookie100 Characters
set-cookie103 Characters
set-cookie130 Characters
set-cookie46 Characters
link<>; rel="canonical"

External factors

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This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 934 referring domains.
This website has 217,972 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 498 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.

Links from Wikipedia

No links from Wikipedia were found.


User-agent: *
Disallow: /transcript
Disallow: /search/results
Disallow: /surnames
Disallow: /tree
Disallow: /canopy

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

Trace your Family Tree Online | Genealogy & Ancestry from Findm...
Trace your ancestry and build a family tree by researching extensive birth records, census data, obituaries and more with Findmypast

Most important keywords

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

Family Tree60%Check
Search Find52%Check
Family History45%Check
Family history records45%Check
Family Tree Online45%Check
Ancestry from Findmypast43%Check

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