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SEO Report for sciencenews.org

December 19, 2019 9:28 AM
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SEO SCORE

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72

9 criteria passed
2 criteria to solve

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OVERVIEW

• Category
News / Weather / Information
• Online since
January 18, 1996 (explore Wayback Machine)
• Age
24 years, 4 months, 10 days
• Alexa Rank
#21.722, sciencenews.org is in the world's top 50.000 websites!

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SEO

SSL Certificate
This website is not SSL secured (HTTPS), the certificate issued by Let's Encrypt has expired on March 17, 2020.
Title Tag
Science News | The latest news from all areas of science
Length: 56 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
Science News features daily news articles, feature stories, reviews and more in all disciplines of science, as well as Science News magazine archives back to 1924.
Length: 163 (recommended: 50 to 160)
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Desktop Version

Science News | The latest news from all areas of science

https://sciencenews.org

Science News features daily news articles, feature stories, reviews and more in all disciplines of science, as well as Science News magazine archives back to 1924.

Mobile Version

Favicon for sciencenews.org https://sciencenews.org

Science News | The latest news from all areas of science

Science News features daily news articles, feature stories, reviews and more in all disciplines of science, as well as Science New...

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

Great, a redirect is in place to redirect traffic from your non-preferred domain. 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

SEMANTIC ANALYSIS

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

They are the main concepts covered by sciencenews.org.

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

Topics
Science News Confidence: 72% Arrow up

Science News is an American bi-weekly magazine devoted to short articles about new scientific and technical developments, typically gleaned from recent scientific and technical journals.

Science News has been published since 1922 by Society for Science & the Public, a non-profit organization founded by E.

W.

Scripps in 1920.

American chemist Edwin Slosson served as the publication's first editor.

From 1922 to 1966, it was called Science News Letter.

The title was changed to Science News with the March 12, 1966 issue (vol.

89, no.

11).

News magazine Confidence: 69% Arrow up

A news magazine is a typed, printed, and published piece of paper, magazine or a radio or television program, usually weekly, consisting of articles about current events.

News magazines generally discuss stories.

in greater depth than do newspapers or newscasts, and aim to give the consumer an understanding of the important events beyond the basic facts.

Article (publishing) Confidence: 68% Arrow up

An article is a written work published in a print or electronic medium.

It may be for the purpose of propagating news, research results, academic analysis or debate.

WEBSITE SPEED

sciencenews.org website speed is normal. Page speed is important for visitors and search engines.

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Page Loading Time

1.9s

This domain loads at the median speed of 1.9 seconds.

Speed Percentile

44%

sciencenews.org is faster than approximately 44 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 #21.722 by Alexa.

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

Alexa data for sciencenews.org

Daily visitors by country

  • sciencenews.org daily visitors distribution - Total: 9 countries
  • Flag for IndiaIndia (8.5%)
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (63.0%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (28.5%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for IndiaIndia #26.389
Flag for EgyptEgypt #29.844
Flag for TurkeyTurkey #23.376
Flag for PakistanPakistan #34.053
Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America #6.234

LAYOUT

Doctype HTML5 Arrow Responsive website, mobile-friendly. Arrow

Mobile Rendering

This website seems to be optimized for Mobile Visitors.

Phone
How sciencenews.org looks like on a mobile device such as an iPhone.

Tablet
How sciencenews.org looks like on a tablet such as an iPad.

Main colors used

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  • 40% #ffffff
  • 29% #000000
  • 7% #f0f0f0
  • 2% #801010
  • 2% #a09080
  • 2% #908070
  • 2% #201010
  • 1% #005080
  • 1% #a09070
  • 1% #e0c0c0
  • 1% #105070
  • 1% #807060

Text/code ratio

sciencenews.org's text/code ratio is 4.61%. 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 4.61%

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

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Great, we found headings on this page.

  • <H1> 2
  • <H2> 15
  • <H3> 72
  • <H4> 0
  • <H5> 0
  • <H6> 0
<H1>
Top level heading
Science news (2)
<H2>
2nd level heading
Homo erectus’ last known appearance dates to roughly 117,000 years ago
These science claims from 2019 could be big deals — if true
A new mission to investigate exoplanets has rocketed into space
Koalas aren’t primates, but they move like monkeys in trees
Dna from 5,700-year-old ‘gum’ shows what one ancient woman may have looked like
<H3>

For a better readability, only the first 20 <H3> tags are shown below.

3rd level heading
Science news needs you
Koalas aren’t primates, but they move like monkeys in trees (2)
Dna from 5,700-year-old ‘gum’ shows what one ancient woman may have looked like (3)
Mice watching film noir show the surprising complexity of vision cells
Homo erectus’ last known appearance dates to roughly 117,000 years ago (2)
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 33 images on this website.
6 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 6 images on sciencenews.org. Check your website to make sure it's specified for each image on the page.

SOCIAL

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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 9.507
  • Likes 2.829
  • Shares 3.585
  • Comments 3.093
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

DOMAIN

Domain Registrar NETWORK SOLUTIONS, LLC
Registration Date 01/18/1996 24 years, 4 months, 10 days ago
Last Modified 01/15/2018 2 years, 4 months, 12 days ago
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Host IP Address Country
ns13.worldnic.com 207.204.40.107 Flag for United StatesUnited States
ns14.worldnic.com 207.204.21.107 Flag for United StatesUnited States

SERVER

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  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • Fastly
  • IP Address
  • 23.185.0.2
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • California , San Francisco
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 37.7922 : -122.406

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