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SEO Report for thisamericanlife.org

November 30, 2019 5:29 PM
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OVERVIEW

• Category
Arts & Entertainment  >  Music & Audio  >  Non-Standard Content  >  Streaming Media
• Online since
August 23, 1999 (explore Wayback Machine)
• Age
20 years, 11 months, 21 days
• Alexa Rank
#60.502, thisamericanlife.org is in the world's top 100.000 websites!

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SEO

SSL Certificate
This website is not SSL secured (HTTPS), the certificate issued by COMODO CA Limited has expired on May 12, 2020.
Title Tag
This American Life
Length: 18 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
A weekly public radio program and podcast. Each week we choose a theme and put together different kinds of stories on that theme.
Length: 129 (recommended: 50 to 160)
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Desktop Version

This American Life

https://thisamericanlife.org

A weekly public radio program and podcast. Each week we choose a theme and put together different kinds of stories on that theme.

Mobile Version

Favicon for thisamericanlife.org https://thisamericanlife.org

This American Life

A weekly public radio program and podcast. Each week we choose a theme and put together different kinds of stories on that theme.

Encoding
Great, language/character encoding is specified: utf-8
URL Resolve
URL Parameters
Great, the domain URLs look clean.
Attribute Value
viewport width=device-width, height=device-height, initial-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no

SEMANTIC ANALYSIS

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

They are the main concepts covered by thisamericanlife.org.

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

Topics
This American Life Confidence: 91% Arrow up

This American Life (TAL) is an American weekly hour-long radio program produced by WBEZ and hosted by Ira Glass.

It is broadcast on numerous public radio stations in the United States and internationally, and is also available as a free weekly podcast.

Primarily a journalistic non-fiction program, it has also featured essays, memoirs, field recordings, short fiction, and found footage.

The first episode aired on November 17, 1995, under the show's original title, Your Radio Playhouse.

The series was distributed by Public Radio International until June 2014, when the program became self-distributed with Public Radio Exchange delivering new episodes to public radio stations.

Podcast Confidence: 80% Arrow up

A podcast is an episodic series of digital media files which a user can set up so that new episodes are automatically downloaded via web syndication to the user's own local computer or portable media player.

Public broadcasting Confidence: 71% Arrow up

Public broadcasting includes radio, television and other electronic media outlets whose primary mission is public service.

In much of the world, funding comes from the government, especially via annual fees charged on receivers.

In the United States, public broadcasters may receive some funding from both federal and state sources, but generally most financial support comes from underwriting by foundations and businesses ranging from small shops to corporations, along with audience contributions via pledge drives.

The great majority are operated as private not-for-profit corporations.

Radio program Confidence: 70% Arrow up

A radio program (radio programme in the United Kingdom) or radio show is a segment of content intended for broadcast on radio.

It may be a one-time production or part of a periodically recurring series.

A single program in a series is called an episode.

WEBSITE SPEED

thisamericanlife.org website speed is slow. Page speed is important for visitors and search engines.

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Page Loading Time

1.7s

This domain loads at the median speed of 1.7 seconds.

Speed Percentile

52%

thisamericanlife.org is faster than approximately 52 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 #60.502 by Alexa.

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

Alexa data for thisamericanlife.org

Daily visitors by country

  • thisamericanlife.org daily visitors distribution - Total: 3 countries
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (73.9%)
  • Flag for CanadaCanada (5.0%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (21.1%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America #12.995
Flag for CanadaCanada #28.202
Flag for IsraelIsrael #14.529

LAYOUT

Doctype HTML5 Arrow Responsive website, mobile-friendly. Arrow

Mobile Rendering

This website seems to be optimized for Mobile Visitors.

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

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

Main colors used

These are the main HTML color codes used by this website. Arrow
  • 33% #ffffff
  • 18% #f0f0f0
  • 9% #104010
  • 8% #205010
  • 5% #306020
  • 5% #001060
  • 3% #407030
  • 2% #fff0d0
  • 2% #ffffe0
  • 2% #e0e0a0
  • 2% #d0d090
  • 1% #c0c080

Text/code ratio

thisamericanlife.org's text/code ratio is 6.75%. 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 6.75%

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> 7
  • <H3> 5
  • <H4> 0
  • <H5> 0
  • <H6> 1

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
Poultry slam 2003
Recently aired
Recommended
New to this american life?
Videos
<H3>
3rd level heading
Reunited (and ıt feels so good)
The out crowd
Small things considered
Sign up for our newsletter for weekly news and updates.
Visit our store for shirts, posters, tote bags, and more.
<H6>
6th level heading
Follow us
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 11 images on this website.
9 ALT attributes are missing on your image tags. The issue affects 7 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 9 images on thisamericanlife.org. 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.

Congratulations, your website is highly shared on social media! It's an excellent signal for your overall SEO strategy.

  • Facebook iconFacebook
  • Total Engagement 10.052
  • Likes 5.143
  • Shares 2.794
  • Comments 2.115
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

DOMAIN

Domain Registrar NETWORK SOLUTIONS, LLC
Registration Date 08/23/1999 20 years, 11 months, 21 days ago
Last Modified 06/24/2019 1 year, 1 month, 16 days ago
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Host IP Address Country
ivy.ns.cloudflare.com 173.245.58.120 Flag for United StatesUnited States
john.ns.cloudflare.com 173.245.59.185 Flag for United StatesUnited States

SERVER

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  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • Cloudflare, Inc.
  • IP Address
  • 104.20.35.63
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • Virginia , Ashburn
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 39.0438 : -77.4874

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