Sportscotland.org.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
50% 
Page structure
100% 
Link structure
83% 
Server
84% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.40 s
File size
48.80 kB
Words
204
Media files
26
Number of links
40 internal / 15 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
sportscotland the national agency for sport in Scotland
The length of the page title is perfect. (488 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
sportscotland the national agency for sport. We see a Scotland where sport is a way of life, where sport is at the heart of society.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (789 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
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.
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

NameValue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
descriptionsportscotland the national agency for sport. We see a Scotland where sport is a way of life, where sport is at the heart of society.
authorsportscotland
theme-color#ffffff
langen
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
There are only 204 words on this page. Use at least 250 words to provide useful information.
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
Only 1 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
21.1% 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.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 14 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 6 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 6 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
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.
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
/media/4016/sporsalba.svgsportscotland, the National Agency for Sport
/media/2931/sportscotland-mobile-blue.pngsportscotland logo
/media/1338/jobs_icon.pngFind a job
/media/1337/funding_icon.pngFind funding
/media/1340/news_icon.pngRead our news
/media/1339/mysport_icon.pngMy Sport
/media/1336/cpd_icon.pngCPD (continuing professional development)
/media/1335/contact_icon.pngContact us
/media/6476/thank-you-kirsteen.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/media/6477/super-sally.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/media/6478/all-in-this-together.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/media/6385/running-for-change.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/media/6384/focus-on-judo.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/media/6383/poundingthepavements.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/media/3471/sislogo.pngNo alt attribute provided
/media/3336/cutting-edge-block.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/media/3275/performance-lifestyle.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/media/3278/physical-preparation.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/media/1745/glenmore-winter-640x360.jpgWinter climbing in the Cairngorms at Glenmore Lodge
...1199/inverclyde-artists-impression-3.jpgsportscotland inverclyde residential sports centre designed for accessibility
/media/1980/facebook.jpgfacebook
/media/2014/twitter.pngTwitter
/media/1982/youtube2.jpgyoutube
...983/instagram-transparent-background.pngInstagram
/media/1984/linkedin.pnglinkedin
/media/1037/nationallottery-newlogo.pngNational Lottery

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
sportscotland the national agency for sport in Scotland
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 sportscotland the national agency for sport in Scotland
H2 Sport First: our digital magazine
H2 sportscotland institute of sport
H2 sportscotland National Centres
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 number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 15 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://sportscotland.org.uk/Anchor Skip to content
https://sportscotland.org.uk/IMG-ALT sportscotland, the National Agency for Sport
/media-centre/Media Centre
/training/Training courses
/jobs/Jobs
/contacts/Contacts
https://sportscotland.org.uk/IMG-ALT sportscotland logo
/about-us/About us
/funding/Funding
/schools/Schools
/clubs/Clubs
/performance/Performance
/coaching/Coaching
/volunteer/Volunteer
/facilities/Facilities
/sport-a-z/Sport A-Z
https://sportscotland.org.uk/Anchor Text duplicate Skip to content
https://sportscotland.org.uk/Anchor Previous
https://sportscotland.org.uk/Anchor Next
/covid-19/Coronavirus (COVID-19) information and resources
/jobs/Find a job
IMG-ALT Find a job
/funding/Find funding
IMG-ALT Find funding
http://sportfirst.sportscotlan...External Subdomain News
IMG-ALT Read our news
https://mysport.sportscotland....External Subdomain My Sport
IMG-ALT My Sport
/training/Training
IMG-ALT CPD (continuing professional development)
/contacts/Contact us
IMG-ALT Contact us
https://sportfirst.sportscotla...External Subdomain Sport First: our digital magazine
https://sportfirst.sportscotla...External Subdomain Thank you Kirsteen Sir Chris Hoy surprises community champion with National Lottery gift
https://sportfirst.sportscotla...External Subdomain Super Sally Euan Burton MBE leads tributes to Olympic judo medallist
https://sportfirst.sportscotla...External Subdomain All in this together New hub in Glasgow helps local community get through lockdown
https://sportfirst.sportscotla...External Subdomain Running for change Chris embarks on marathon challenge in memory of his late mum
https://sportfirst.sportscotla...External Subdomain Focus on Judo Fighting Fit programme supports judoka during lockdown
https://sportfirst.sportscotla...External Subdomain Pounding the pavements Initiative continues to keep South Lanarkshire residents active
/performance?utm_source=ss_hom...sportscotland institute of sport
/performance/about-sis/?utm_so...About SIS
/performance/cutting-edge/?utm...Cutting Edge blog
/performance/performance-lifes...Performance Lifestyle ™
/performance/physical-preparat...Physical Preparation
/about-us/what-we-do/national-...sportscotland National Centres
/about-us/what-we-do/national-...sportscotland national training centre Glenmore Lodge National outdoor training centre located in the Cairngorms
IMG-ALT Winter climbing in the Cairngorms at Glenmore Lodge
/about-us/what-we-do/national-...sportscotland national training centre Inverclyde The UK's first residential sports centre designed for accessibility
IMG-ALT sportscotland inverclyde residential sports centre designed for accessibility
/complaints/Complaints
/cookies.aspxCookies
/freedom-of-information/Freedom of Information
/privacy-and-data-protection/Privacy and data protection
/Accessibility.aspxAccessibility
/terms-and-conditions/Terms and Conditions
/procurement/Procurement
/copyright.aspxCopyright
https://facebook.com/sportscot...External IMG-ALT facebook
https://twitter.com/sportscotlandExternal IMG-ALT Twitter
http://www.youtube.com/user/sp...External IMG-ALT youtube
https://www.instagram.com/spor...External IMG-ALT Instagram
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External IMG-ALT linkedin
http://www.lotterygoodcauses.o...External IMG-ALT National Lottery

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://sportscotland.org.uk/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 6 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.40 seconds.
This page only loads 3 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (49 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
cache-controlprivate
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
content-encodinggzip
varyAccept-Encoding
x-powered-byASP.NET
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
strict-transport-securitymax-age=31536000
dateWed, 21 Apr 2021 21:43:52 GMT
content-length9156
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as Recreation/sports. This classification is fine.
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 1,616 referring domains.
This page has 844,279 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 1,375 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

User-Agent: *
Allow: DependencyHandler.axd
Disallow: /aspnet_client/
Disallow: /simdv2/
Disallow: /bin/
Disallow: /config/
Disallow: /data/
Disallow: /macroScripts/
Disallow: /umbraco/
Disallow: /umbraco_client/
Disallow: /usercontrols/
Disallow: /xslt/
Disallow: /*.axd
Disallow: /volunteer/safeguarding/
Disallow: /coaching/safeguarding/
Disallow: /clubs/safeguarding/
Disallow: /equality-and-sport/
Disallow: /winter-health/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
5,235

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

Search preview

sportscotland.org.uk
sportscotland the national agency for sport in Scotland
sportscotland the national agency for sport. We see a Scotland where sport is a way of life, where sport is at the heart of society.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
sports93%Check
sportscotland93%Check
sport Scotland92%Check
Sport90%Check
sportscotland national87%Check
sportscotland the national85%Check
national81%Check
national agency80%Check
agency75%Check
sportscotland national training centre65%Check

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