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SEO Report for hgtv.ca

November 24, 2019 8:34 AM
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SEO SCORE

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69

8 criteria passed
3 criteria to solve

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OVERVIEW

• Category
Home & Garden  >  Interior Decorating
• Online since
October 4, 2000 (explore Wayback Machine)
• Age
19 years, 10 months, 15 days
• Alexa Rank
#123.924, hgtv.ca is in the world's top 1 million websites
• Owner
Corus Entertainment Inc. (See more)

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Title Tag
HGTV Canada | DIY Kitchens & Bathrooms | Decorating Home Ideas
Length: 66 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
HGTV Watch TV Online - your source for HGTV Canada shows, Sarah 101, House Hunters, TV schedule and more. Get DIY home design tips and decorating ideas.
Length: 152 (recommended: 50 to 160)
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Desktop Version

HGTV Canada | DIY Kitchens & Bathrooms | Decorating Home Ideas

http://hgtv.ca

HGTV Watch TV Online - your source for HGTV Canada shows, Sarah 101, House Hunters, TV schedule and more. Get DIY home design tips and decorating ideas.

Mobile Version

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HGTV Canada | DIY Kitchens & Bathrooms | Decorating Home Ideas

HGTV Watch TV Online - your source for HGTV Canada shows, Sarah 101, House Hunters, TV schedule and more. Get DIY home design tips...

Encoding
Great, language/character encoding is specified: utf-8
URL Resolve

No 301 redirects are in place to redirect traffic to your preferred domain. Pages that load successfully both with and without www. are treated as duplicate content! Not all versions of your page point to the same URL.

URL Parameters
Great, the domain URLs look clean.
Attribute Value
viewport width=device-width, initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=1

SEMANTIC ANALYSIS

The owner has associated the following topics to the website.

The results of our semantic analysis are shown below using the website's language.

They are the main concepts covered by hgtv.ca.

Each concept has a confidence score. The higher it is, the more important the topic is relative to the page.

Topics
HGTV (Canada) Confidence: 86% Arrow up

HGTV (Home & Garden Television) is a Canadian English language Category A cable and satellite specialty channel that is owned as a joint venture between Corus Entertainment (which serves as managing partner and owns 80.24% majority control through licensee HGTV Canada, Inc) and Scripps Networks Interactive (which owns the remaining 19.76%).

HGTV broadcasts programs regarding real estate, home and garden design, and renovations.

House Hunters Confidence: 79% Arrow up

House Hunters is an American reality series that airs on HGTV, and is produced by Pie Town Production.

Do it yourself Confidence: 78% Arrow up

Do it yourself (DIY) is the method of building, modifying, or repairing things without the direct aid of experts or professionals.

Academic research describes DIY as behaviors where "individuals engage raw and semi-raw materials and component parts to produce, transform, or reconstruct material possessions, including those drawn from the natural environment (e.g. landscaping)".

DIY behavior can be triggered by various motivations previously categorized as marketplace motivations (economic benefits, lack of product availability, lack of product quality, need for customization), and identity enhancement (craftsmanship, empowerment, community seeking, uniqueness).

Design Confidence: 67% Arrow
Kitchen Confidence: 66% Arrow

WEBSITE SPEED

hgtv.ca website speed is normal. Page speed is important for visitors and search engines.

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Page Loading Time

2.6s

This domain loads at the median speed of 2.6 seconds.

Speed Percentile

29%

hgtv.ca is faster than approximately 29 percent of the web. Your website page speed needs to be as fast as you can make it, without compromising the customer experience.

A good goal to achieve is a loading time of 2 seconds on desktop and mobile devices.

TRAFFIC

This website is ranked #123.924 by Alexa.

This rank is traffic based. The lower the rank is, the better the domain is ranked.

Alexa data for hgtv.ca

Daily visitors by country

  • hgtv.ca daily visitors distribution - Total: 2 countries
  • Flag for CanadaCanada (56.4%)
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (11.6%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (32%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for CanadaCanada #4.504
Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America #152.483

LAYOUT

Doctype HTML5 Arrow Responsive website, mobile-friendly. Arrow

Mobile Rendering

This website seems to be optimized for Mobile Visitors.

Phone
How hgtv.ca looks like on a mobile device such as an iPhone.

Tablet
How hgtv.ca looks like on a tablet such as an iPad.

Main colors used

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  • 17% #f0f0f0
  • 15% #e0e0e0
  • 12% #ffffff
  • 11% #50b0c0
  • 10% #a0b0c0
  • 5% #202030
  • 4% #30a0b0
  • 3% #b0c0d0
  • 3% #c0d0e0
  • 3% #d0e0f0
  • 3% #90b0d0
  • 3% #90a0b0

Text/code ratio

hgtv.ca's text/code ratio is 2.80%. It's a bit low. Consider raising it by adding more text content of value for your visitors, or keeping your code clean.
Text / Code Ratio 2.80%

A good text to HTML ratio is anywhere from 25 to 70%.

This percentage refers to the visible text ratio, as opposed to HTML elements, image tags and other non-visible information.

Main HTML tags

Headings Arrow up

Great, we found headings on this page.

  • <H1> 0
  • <H2> 5
  • <H3> 3
  • <H4> 0
  • <H5> 4
  • <H6> 0

However, you have not defined a top level heading, or <H1>. It is used to define the most important heading.

We recommend using one top level heading to set up a semantic relationship between that heading and the remainder of the content on a page. It clearly describes to the readers and the search engines what it is about.

<H2>
2nd level heading
On tonight
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Meet our hosts
<H3>
3rd level heading
Our best decorating and dıy ideas, tv highlights, and how-to videos delivered to yourinbox.
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25 renos that won't add value to your home
<H5>
5th level heading
Property brothers: buying and selling
Green living
Decorating
Real estate
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 56 images on this website.
35 ALT attributes are missing on your image tags. The issue affects 5 actual different images that could be loaded more than once in your page.

Alternative text allows you to add a description to an image.

Google rely on alternative text attributes to determine relevance to a search query. Alternative text also makes an image more likely to appear in a Google image search.

It looks like you're missing alternative text for 35 images on hgtv.ca. Check your website to make sure it's specified for each image on the page.

SOCIAL

This is an overview of your homepage shares on social networks.

You have a relatively high presence on social media, keep going!

The more people share your website, the more likely you will get links from others, which is a key point when it comes to improving your overall search engine rankings.

  • Facebook iconFacebook
  • Total Engagement 1.046
  • Likes 18
  • Shares 1.012
  • Comments 16
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

DOMAIN

Domain Registrar MARKMONITOR INTERNATIONAL CANADA LTD.
Registration Date 10/04/2000 19 years, 10 months, 15 days ago
Last Modified 05/30/2018 2 years, 2 months, 16 days ago
Nameservers Arrow up
Host IP Address Country
ns-559.awsdns-05.net 205.251.194.47 Flag for United StatesUnited States
ns-1731.awsdns-24.co.uk 205.251.198.195 Flag for United StatesUnited States
ns-216.awsdns-27.com 205.251.192.216 Flag for United StatesUnited States

SERVER

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  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • Amazon Technologies Inc.
  • IP Address
  • 54.208.47.89
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • Virginia , Ashburn
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 39.0438 : -77.4874

OWNER

The owner's whois contact information is public.
Name
Corus Entertainment Inc.
Address
72 Fraser Ave., Ste. 200
City
Toronto
Zip
M6K3J7
State
ON
Country Code
CA
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