Madisoncatholicherald.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
96% 
Page quality
79% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
81% 
Server
10% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.95 s
File size
31.70 kB
Words
796
Media files
20
Number of links
94 internal / 13 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Madison Catholic Herald -- home
The length of the page title is perfect. (297 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Catholic Herald -- Official Newspaper of the Diocese of Madison, Wisconsin
The length of the meta description is perfect. (468 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
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
Language defined in HTML: en-gb
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en-gb
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 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.
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

NameValue
robotsindex, follow
keywordscatholic, herald, madison, wisconsin, newspaper, news, jesus, religion, diocese, southwest, southcentral, bishop robert morlino, william bullock, christian
descriptionCatholic Herald -- Official Newspaper of the Diocese of Madison, Wisconsin
generatorhidden
langen-gb
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 796 words. That's ok.
23.6% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
13 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 9.83 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 loads 4 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The following tag is repeated too often: madison --
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)
The HTTPS protocol for secure data transmission is not used.

Media list

URLAlt attributeTitle
...ges/stories/logos/catholicheraldflag.gifDiocese of Madison, Catholic HeraldDiocese of Madison, Catholic Herald
/images/banners/468x60sample-ad04.gifBanner
...s/stories/2020/ordination-front-page.jpgPriesthood OrdinationsPriesthood Ordinations
/images/banners/468x60sample-ad03.gifBanner
/images/icons/go-full-screen.gifGo Full Screen iconGo Full Screen icon
/images/icons/playlist.gifPlaylist iconPlaylist icon
...ges/stories/logos/moment-with-bishop.jpg'A Moment with the Bishop' video on YouTube'A Moment with the Bishop' video on YouTube
/images/only-in-the-print.jpgOnly in the Print EditionOnly in the Print Edition
/images/photosofweek/firstphoto240x160.jpgClick for Photos of the Week slideshowClick for Photos of the Week slideshow
/images/banners/468x60sample-ad04.gifBanner
...s/stories/logos/catholicherald100x34.gifclick to go to the Catholic Herald e-Editionclick to go to the Catholic Herald e-Edition
/images/banners/catholic_charities8.gifBanner
/images/banners/ad-promo160x160v1.gifBanner
.../stories/headshots/bishop-hying60x88.jpgBishop Donald J. HyingBishop Donald J. Hying
/sharedstuff/clear.gifNo alt attribute provided
/images/chpromo/read-religiously138x81.jpgThe Catholic Herald -- Read it Religiously
/images/blank.pngNo alt attribute provided
/images/icons/facebooklogo36x36.gifFind us on FacebookFind us on Facebook
/images/icons/twittericon36x36.gifFollow us on TwitterFollow us on Twitter

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Photos of the Week:
H2 News from the Vatican:
H3 e-Edition
H3 Most Popular:
H3 Latest from Bishop Donald J. Hying:
Baselink: http://www.madisoncatholicherald.org/
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
2 links don't have an anchor text.
There are 1 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are 13 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
/Home
/news.htmlNews
/news/around-diocese.htmlAround the Diocese
/news/state.htmlState
/natl-world.htmlNational-World
/obit.htmlObituaries
/pastissues.htmlOlder Editions
/bishop.htmlBishop
/bishop.htmlFrom the Bishop
/abouthying.htmlAbout Bishop Hying
/aboutmorlino.htmlAbout Bishop Morlino
/aboutbishop.htmlAbout Bishop Emeritus Bullock
/opinion.htmlOpinion
/opinion/editorial.htmlEditorial
/opinion/letters.htmlLetters
/opinion/columns.htmlColumns
/opinion/pastcolumns.htmlPast Columns
/yearoffaith.htmlYear of Faith
/faith.htmlFaith
/faith/spirituality.htmlSpirituality
/faith/faithalive.htmlFaith Alive
/yearoffaith.htmlText duplicate Year of Faith
/calendar.htmlCalendar
/calendar.htmlAll Items
/arts.htmlArts
/calendar/fishfries.htmlFish Fries
/calendar/festivals.htmlFestivals
/calendar/youthcalendar.htmlYouth Calendar
/calendar/cat/cat_id/20.htmlHoly Days of Obligation
/arts.htmlText duplicate Arts
/obit.htmlText duplicate Obituaries
/obit/clergy.htmlClergy obituaries
/obit/religious.htmlReligious obituaries
/obit/lay-person.htmlLay person obituaries
/multimedia.htmlMultimedia
/multimedia.htmlText duplicate Multimedia
http://madisoncatholicherald.s...New window External Subdomain See & buy photos
/advertising.htmlAdvertising
/images/classifieds.pdfNew window Classifieds (PDF)
/classifieds.htmlClassifieds Information
/advertising.htmlAdvertise with Us
/images/media-kit.pdfNew window Media Kit (PDF)
/about.htmlAbout Us
/about.htmlText duplicate About Us
/subscriptions.htmlSubscriptions
/advertising.htmlText duplicate Advertise with Us
/images/media-kit.pdfNew window Text duplicate Media Kit (PDF)
/chpromomaterials.htmlCH Promotion Materials
/links.htmlLinks
/contact.htmlContact Us
/youth.htmlYouth
/youth.htmlYouth Page
/calendar/youthcalendar.htmlText duplicate Youth Calendar
/espanol.htmlEspaƱol
/oldsearch.htmlold search engine
/pastissues.htmlolder editions
/component/banners/click/84.htmlNew window IMG-ALT Banner
/news/around-diocese/8775-new-...New priests start assignments
https://madisoncatholicherald....New window External Subdomain www.madisoncatholicherald.smugmug.com
/news/around-diocese/8775-new-...Read more...
/component/banners/click/80.htmlNew window Text duplicate IMG-ALT Banner
/news/around-diocese/8776-new-...Three permanent deacons to be ordained
/news/around-diocese/8776-new-...Text duplicate Read more...
/news/around-diocese/8777-hosp...Hospital chaplain reaches out to those who feel forgotten
/news/around-diocese/8777-hosp...Text duplicate Read more...
https://www.youtube.com/playli...New window External IMG-ALT 'A Moment with the Bishop' video on YouTube
A-TITLE 'A Moment with the Bishop' video on YouTube
/subscriptions.htmlIMG-ALT Only in the Print Edition
/subscriptions.htmlHow to subscribe...
/images/photosofweek/index.htmlPhotos of the Week:
/images/photosofweek/index.htmlIMG-ALT Click for Photos of the Week slideshow
/images/photosofweek/index.htmlText duplicate Click for Photos of the Week slideshow
/news/around-diocese/8771-fina...Financial support for protective masks available
/news/around-diocese/8772-out-...Outdoor Mass canceled at St. James, Vermont
/news/around-diocese/8779-live...Parish livestreams series on prayer
/news/around-diocese/8764-deac...Deacon Luke Powers ordained to the transitional diaconate
/news/around-diocese/8763-uhle...Mary C. Uhler, Catholic Herald editor, to retire
/news/around-diocese/8765-shoe...Shoe drive in Sun Prairie
/news/around-diocese/8759-book...Priest's books for sale
/news/around-diocese/8757-baki...Biking for Babies will stop in Madison
/news/around-diocese/8762-amy-...Amy Yanzer enjoys working for diocesan Office of Worship as associate director
/news/around-diocese/8766-patr...Patriotic Rosary in Mineral Point
/component/banners/click/84.htmlNew window Text duplicate IMG-ALT Banner
http://eedition.madisoncatholi...New window External Subdomain e-Edition
http://eedition.madisoncatholi...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate e-Edition
http://eedition.madisoncatholi...New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT click to go to the Catholic Herald e-Edition
/bishop-hying-letters/8751-sta...Bishop Hying's letter on imagery and statues
/bishop-hying-letters/8721-gmd...Go Make Disciples Pastoral Letter
/news/around-diocese/8764-deac...Text duplicate Deacon Luke Powers ordained to the transitional diaconate
/news/around-diocese/8748-evan...Bishop Hying launches bold new Evangelization Initiative
/news/around-diocese/8744-rect...Restored Mazzuchelli rectory open for visitors
/component/banners/click/88.htmlNew window Text duplicate IMG-ALT Banner
/component/banners/click/85.htmlNew window Text duplicate IMG-ALT Banner
/bishop-hying-letters/8721-gmd...Text duplicate Go Make Disciples Pastoral Letter
/bishop-hying-columns/8767-hyi...Keeping strong during difficult times
/bishop-hying-columns/8761-hyi...Call to a whole new way of life
/bishop-hying-columns/8747-hyi...The love of God compels us to evangelize
/chpromomaterials.htmlIMG-ALT The Catholic Herald -- Read it Religiously
/chpromomaterials.htmlTrivial anchor text
Click here
http://www.leemark.com/New window External Leemark Communications
http://www.facebook.com/pages/...New window External IMG-ALT Find us on Facebook
http://twitter.com/chmadisonNew window External IMG-ALT Follow us on Twitter
/index.phpNo Text
/index.phpNo Text
http://www.facebook.com/pages/...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Find us on Facebook
http://twitter.com/chmadisonNew window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Follow us on Twitter
http://madisoncatholicherald.s...New window External Subdomain A-TITLE See and buy our photos on SmugMug
http://www.madisondiocese.org/New window External A-TITLE Diocese of Madison

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
The checked page does not redirect to another URL.
HTTP header
(Important)
The HTML page should be transferred using GZip compression.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.95 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 loads 6 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 4 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (32 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateThu, 23 Jul 2020 03:13:34 GMT
serverApache
p3pCP="NOI ADM DEV PSAi COM NAV OUR OTRo STP IND DEM"
x-powered-byhidden
expiresMon, 1 Jan 2001 00:00:00 GMT
cache-controlpost-check=0, pre-check=0
pragmano-cache
set-cookie67 Characters
last-modifiedThu, 23 Jul 2020 03:13:35 GMT
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 649 referring domains.
This website has 9,485 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 540 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: *
Disallow: /administrator/
Disallow: /cache/
Disallow: /components/
Disallow: /images/
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /installation/
Disallow: /language/
Disallow: /libraries/
Disallow: /media/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /plugins/
Disallow: /templates/
Disallow: /tmp/
Disallow: /xmlrpc/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
596

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

Search preview

www.madisoncatholicherald.org
Madison Catholic Herald -- home
Catholic Herald -- Official Newspaper of the Diocese of Madison, Wisconsin

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Madison76%Check
Madison Catholic Herald72%Check
Catholic70%Check
Herald70%Check
Catholic Herald70%Check
in Madison61%Check
at St59%Check
parochial vicar at St43%Check
June 26 at St43%Check
New40%Check

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