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Excellent Practice10
Improvement Could be Made5
Critical Issues to Attend3
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IP address of is : The domain was created on 2002-06-04 and it is 11 years, 320 days old. It will expire on 2015-06-04 which is 1 year, 44 days from today. The homepage of website has a size of 52736 bytes, and a text size of 3640 bytes, its Text to Code Ratio is 7.41% Homepage of has 99 links, 82 link to internal pages, while 17 link to pages on other websites. It takes 1.00 s ( 52.74 Kb/s ) to load the website Rating: 3.5 / 5.0 Stars by SEOCert

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Content Analysis



IRCTC Online Passenger Reservation System

Words count: 5    Unique Words: 5    Length: 41 characters
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Excellent! the title contains 1-12 words, and within 10-70 characters!

The title will be displayed in search engine results in the form of a direct link to the site.

1. ideally, the title should contain 10 to 70 characters, including spaces. (Google displays up to 70 characters in the title, and takes into account only the first 12 words.)
2. put the most important and relevant keywords in the title, try not to repeat any word.
3. each individual page should have a unique title.

: IRCTC's Online Passenger Reservation System provides booking facility of Railway tickets online and offers other services like checking reservation status, train schedules, train routes, availability of tickets and cancellation.

Words count: 29    Length: 228 characters
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The description is too long! It has more than 160 characters

Meta Descriptions provide concise explanations of the contents of web pages, that are commonly used by search engines on search result pages to display preview snippets for a given page.

1. it is best to keep meta descriptions between 70-160 characters.
2. a readable, compelling description using important keywords can draw a much higher click-through rate of searchers to the given web page.
3. avoid keyword stuffing, ensure each page has its own unique description.

: irctc,train,ticket,eticket,iticket,ticket booking,E-booking,E-Ticket,I-Ticket,rail booking,railway ticket,railway booking,I-booking,catering,tourism,agent booking,E ticket booking,I ticket Booking,cancellation ticket,tatkal,tatkal booking,general booking,lady quota booking,indian rail,indian railway,enquiry,hotel,loyalty booking,soft booking,mobile booking,quick booking,subh yatra,railway reservation,online tickets,online ticket booking,online reservation,current,ITZ booking,PNR,MSST,mumbai ticket,season ticket,waitlisted ticket,train enquiry,SBI railway,irctc mobile booking,irctc mobile application,irctc agent,sms rail,sms rail to 139,irctc sms service,irctc fare enquiry,popular trains,train schedules,availability of ticket,reservation status,popular stations,track of tikcet,sbi railway card,know your ers,know your PNR,know your ticket,know your eticket,cancel eticket,cancel railway ticket,trav el,passenger,journey,rail journey,planner,plannerbody,plannerresults,bankresponse,Senior Citizen,Boarding Point,Reservation Upto,Train Name,Train No,TDR filing,file TDR,TDR History,banner,banner auction,offline cancellation,refund status,TDR Refund ,partially travelled,Train Cancelled,Ticket Deposit Receipt,chart preparation,File Online TDR Refund Request,Passenger Travel Lists,reservation form,booked history,Cancellation Procedure

Words count: 188    Length: 1346 characters    keyword phrases count : 95

The keywords contains more than 20 words!
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Keyword Occurrences in Different Sections
keyword domain title descriptionheadingcontent
1 word keywords :25% (24/95)
irctc 15   (3.19%)
train 10   (2.13%)
ticket 5   (1.06%)
eticket 0   (0%)
iticket 0   (0%)
e-booking 0   (0%)
e-ticket 6   (1.28%)
i-ticket 3   (0.64%)
i-booking 0   (0%)
catering 1   (0.21%)
tourism 0   (0%)
tatkal 1   (0.21%)
enquiry 2   (0.43%)
hotel 0   (0%)
current 0   (0%)
pnr 1   (0.21%)
msst 0   (0%)
passenger 1   (0.21%)
journey 1   (0.21%)
planner 1   (0.21%)
plannerbody 0   (0%)
plannerresults 0   (0%)
bankresponse 0   (0%)
banner 2   (0.43%)
2 words keyword phrases :54% (51/95)
ticket booking 13   (2.77%)
rail booking 9   (1.91%)
railway ticket 8   (1.70%)
railway booking 11   (2.34%)
agent booking 11   (2.34%)
cancellation ticket 7   (1.49%)
tatkal booking 9   (1.91%)
general booking 9   (1.91%)
indian rail 3   (0.64%)
indian railway 5   (1.06%)
loyalty booking 8   (1.70%)
soft booking 9   (1.91%)
mobile booking 17   (3.62%)
quick booking 9   (1.91%)
subh yatra 0   (0%)
railway reservation 5   (1.06%)
online tickets 3   (0.64%)
online reservation 4   (0.85%)
itz booking 8   (1.70%)
mumbai ticket 6   (1.28%)
season ticket 7   (1.49%)
waitlisted ticket 6   (1.28%)
train enquiry 12   (2.55%)
sbi railway 5   (1.06%)
irctc agent 18   (3.83%)
sms rail 2   (0.43%)
popular trains 4   (0.85%)
train schedules 10   (2.13%)
reservation status 2   (0.43%)
popular stations 1   (0.21%)
cancel eticket 0   (0%)
trav el 0   (0%)
rail journey 2   (0.43%)
senior citizen 0   (0%)
boarding point 0   (0%)
reservation upto 2   (0.43%)
train name 10   (2.13%)
train no 10   (2.13%)
tdr filing 0   (0%)
file tdr 0   (0%)
tdr history 0   (0%)
banner auction 3   (0.64%)
offline cancellation 2   (0.43%)
refund status 4   (0.85%)
tdr refund 4   (0.85%)
partially travelled 0   (0%)
train cancelled 11   (2.34%)
chart preparation 0   (0%)
reservation form 2   (0.43%)
booked history 1   (0.21%)
cancellation procedure 2   (0.43%)
3 words keyword phrases :20% (19/95)
e ticket booking 13   (2.77%)
i ticket booking 13   (2.77%)
lady quota booking 8   (1.70%)
online ticket booking 15   (3.19%)
irctc mobile booking 32   (6.81%)
irctc mobile application 24   (5.11%)
sms rail to 139 2   (0.43%)
irctc sms service 18   (3.83%)
irctc fare enquiry 18   (3.83%)
availability of ticket 5   (1.06%)
track of tikcet 0   (0%)
sbi railway card 7   (1.49%)
know your ers 1   (0.21%)
know your pnr 1   (0.21%)
know your ticket 5   (1.06%)
know your eticket 0   (0%)
cancel railway ticket 8   (1.70%)
ticket deposit receipt 5   (1.06%)
passenger travel lists 2   (0.43%)
5 words keyword phrases :1% (1/95)
file online tdr refund request 6   (1.28%)

Meta keywords should not be ignored, though they are not a major ranking factor for most of search engines nowadays. A Meta keywords tag is supposed to be a brief and concise list of the most important themes of your page

1. keep your list of keywords or keyword phrases down to 10 - 20 unique words or phrases.
2. separate the words or phrases using a comma (you do not need to leave a space between words separated by commas).
3. do not repeat words or phrases.
4. put your most important word or phrases at the beginning of your list.
Charset : iso-8859-1
Shortcut Icon


Excellent! the website has a shortcut favicon image.


: the website does not have a RSS Feed.

Google Analytics

: UA-5620340-1

Excellent! the website implements Google Analytics.

Google Adsense : ca-pub-6685711026657277 (2 units)

: 91

Excellent! the website has a good Trustworthiness Score (91/100).


0 - 19 20 - 39 40 - 59 60 - 79 80 - 100
Very Poor Poor Unsatisfactory Good Excellent

Users are concerned about the safety of their online transactions. Trustworthiness rating is based on real user ratings and that tells you how much other users trust this site, so do the serch engines. note: this trustworthiness score is provided by WOT (Web of Trust).

1. pay attention to the look and design of your site, many people look for visual cues when assessing a site`s credibility
2. make your site easy to use, sites that are easy to navigate are perceived as being more trustworthy.
3. make it easy for user to contact you, users will be more comfortable and feel more secured shall they need to get in touch with you.
Child Safe : 92
Safe Browsing

: Safe! the site is NOT currently listed as suspicious, most-likely it is clean from malware and phining code [ verify this by Google Safe Browsing ]

Ensure that your site is malware free and does not cause harm to users` computers.

1. do not put virus, malicious worms, adwares, trojans, spywares and suspicious phishing code in your server.
2. take suspecious behavious seriously, have a regualr checkup and monitor closely of your server`s log files.
3. if your site is black-listed by google as suspecious, clean it up before requestiong for a review.
Total Size

: 53 Kb (52,736 bytes)

Excellent! the page size is just nice, that is within 30K-150K!

Page size affects the speed of your website.

1. try to keep you page size between 30K-150K
2. put javascript and style sheet in separate files, and link them to the main page.
3. use optimized images for web and set up your server with gzip for downloading
Text To Code Ratio

Total Size Text Size HTML Code Size Text/HTML Code Ratio
53 Kb (52,736 bytes) 4 Kb (3,640 bytes) 49 Kb (49,096 bytes) 7.41 %

The Text/HTML Code Ratio is a bit too low, you may not have enough content to rank well!

the ratio of text to HTML code should always be above 15% for good SEO gain,
it is below 15% then that means that your website probably needs more text content.

1. a ratio between 25% and 70% is ideal, when it goes beyond than that, the page might run the risk of being considered as spam. As long as the content is relevant and gives essential information, it is a plus point to have more of it.
2. improve your SEO by adding more relevant text to your pages and also increasing your keyword density.
Loading Time

: 1.00 seconds - 52.74 Kb/s
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Excellent! the loading speed is pretty fast!

Estimated loading time for different internet connections
Optical Fibre
7.53 s 0.06 s 0.05 s 0.01 s 4.22 ms

Site speed is becoming an crucial ranking factor. Slow page loading is one of the biggest complains of web users. If the loading time is too long, you may need to check your server, network, or system codes and structure.

1. ideal loading time is less than 1 seconds, if it take more than 5 seconds to load your site, likely users will run out of patience, so do search engines.
2. improve your SEO by optimizing your website to have a small size and faster responding server.

Internal Links
(link to pages within this domain)
External Links
(link to pages on other websites)
82 17 99

Excellent! the number of links are less than 100.

Internal Links (link to pages within this domain) - 82
URL Anchor Text Us
...ctc&utm_medium=shop-home&utm_campaign=ValuePicks&aff=LGE9HQLValue Picks
...=irctc&utm_medium=shop-home&utm_campaign=Luggage&aff=LGE9HQLLuggage and Tablets
...tm_medium=shop-home&utm_campaign=Home_Furnishing&aff=LGE9HQLHome furnishing
...rce=irctc&utm_medium=shop-home&utm_campaign=Bags&aff=LGE9HQLBags and handbags
...ent Features of Premium Special Train on Dynamic Pricing.pdfPremium Special Trains of dynamic train running in prod.pdfList of Premium Special Trains Shop Mobile App
.../cgi-bin/bv60.dll/irctc/services/ Password? Login
...s:// Suburban Season Ticket
...ent Features of Premium Special Train on Dynamic Pricing.pdfSalient Features of Premium Sp...
...ttps:// -PNBE JN NOTIFICATION.pdfIn view of Apron work of PF no... launches Shopping websit... Train List in the certain prov... Pumplets IRCTC.jpgIRCTC opens World class Execut... for penalties for activities.pdfPenalties for activities affec... debited but ticket not b... Case Of train cancellation ... along with any one of ... details on Banner auction ... Banner view, click here Browser settings click her... Phone & Windows 8 App Money BPO Weekly Group Brochure Registration Guide E-Ticket Season Ticket Book Ticket Guide I-Ticket E-Ticket Settings Generation e-ticketing Jo... I-Ticket Browser Booking Guide Enquiry-139 & Policies Asked Questions And Conditions Facilities In E-Ticket Sr.Citizens Concession for issue of waitlisted... Rules (Old) Covered Covered against fraudulent ema... RULES wef 1-Jul-13.pdfAmended Refund Rules w.e.f 01-... as Affiliate /Seller ... Shop Mobile App on mobile -Steps for boo... (Interbank Mobile Payment... Mobile App yatri jago Railway Credit Card & Achievements Menu Menu for messaging process &... Agent Policy Authorised Principal Service Providers.pdfIRCTC Authorised Principal Ser... of BlackListAgent.xlsList of Blacklist Agent Agents and TextLinks Enquiries &Conditions_ Mailers

External Links (link to pages on other websites) - 17
URL Anchor Text Packages & Lounge
...dll/irctc/booking/ Train Room You Can Book Indian Railwa...
...:// Takht Train Enquiries Enquiry Enquiry,1,304,366,537Trains at a Glance Accommodation Between Important Statio... Train Number (w.e.f.20/12/... Mobile App Information Sthirata Kosh
http://www.the-maharajas.comMaharajas' Express

reasonable number of links (below 100) per page will give a better user experience.

1. keep the number of links per page below 100.
2. having more than 100 links in a single page will lead to a bad user experience, and it possibly runs into the risk of been considered as spam.
3. search engines may not follow all the links if you have too many of them in a single page.

Style Block In Same Page Links to External Style Files Total
1 5 6

Too many (5) external stylesheet files , it will slow down the downlaoding.

Links To External Stylesheet Files - 5
Stylesheet URL rel type


Scripts Block In Same Page Links to External Script Files Total
18 8 26

Too many (8) external scripts files , it will slow down the downlaoding.

Links To External Script Files - 8
Script URL Type

put scripts together and link them from an external files rather then put them in the same file as the main page.

1. reduce the use of in-page scripts, put them in separate files and link them in.
2. reduce the number of external script files, it will help browser to make lesser number of http requests from the server.
3. optimize or compress the script files to have smaller size and faster loading.

Total Images Alt Present Alt Missing
19 14 5

5 images do not have Alt values.

Image URL - 19
URL ALT Text header Shopping 139 Train

search engines cannot `see` images, proper Alt content will help them to better understand and index images.

1. always add alt attributes to images. Alt is mandatory for accessibility and for valid XHTML.
2. words used within an image`s Alt attribute should be its text equivalent and convey the same information.
3. use a human-readable caption and descriptive text around the image.


Excellent! The page is using HTML headings (<H1> - <H6>) and inline emphasis tags (<EM><B><I><EM><STRONG>)

<B> (3)Premium Special Trains
List of Premium Special Trains
IRCTC Shop Mobile App

HTML headings and emphasis tags are the most basic forms to indicate important content.

1. use your keywords in the headings and make sure the first level heading (<H1>) includes the most important keywords.
2. never duplicate the title tag content in the heading tags.
3. for more effective SEO, use only one <H1> tag per page
Top 20 Keywords

: Total Terms Count: 470

It is nice! the word density is quite ok.

Top 20 terms occurance and density
TermDomainTitleDescriptionHeading Occurances Density
#1. irctc 15 3.19%
#2. train 10 2.13%
#3. mobile 9 1.91%
#4. booking 8 1.70%
#5. amp 6 1.28%
#6. app 6 1.28%
#7. e-ticket 6 1.28%
#8. special 6 1.28%
#9. shop 5 1.06%
#10. ticket 5 1.06%
#11. guide 5 1.06%
#12. premium 4 0.85%
#13. refund 4 0.85%
#14. trains 4 0.85%
#15. rules 4 0.85%
#16. zone 3 0.64%
#17. user 3 0.64%
#18. agents 3 0.64%
#19. new 3 0.64%
#20. click 3 0.64%

keyword density can be used as a factor in determining whether a web page is relevant to a specified keyword or keyword phrase.

1. the optimum keyword density to be 1.0% - 3.0%. Using a keyword more than that could be considered search spam.
2. overuse of keywords, a practice called keyword stuffing, will cause a web page to be penalized.

Server Header Analysis

Content-Length : 52736
Content-Type : text/html
Content-Location :
Last-Modified : Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:58:13 GMT
Accept-Ranges : bytes
Etag : "ef77176cf5bcf1:1220"
Server : Microsoft-IIS/6.0
X-Powered-By : ASP.NET
Date : Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:34:58 GMT

Domain/Whois Analysis

Domain Info

: ( 11 characters )

Domain Registrar : INRegistry

Domain Created On Last Modified On Expires On
2002-06-04 2002-06-04 2015-06-04
11 years, 320 days old 11 years, 320 days ago 1 year, 44 days from today
11 years, 320 days old

Domain Name Servers used by
DNS Name IP Address

You have a nice choice of domain name, which is of a right length (11 characters).

domain name choice and domain age are crucial for SEO.

1. keep the domain name short and relevant to the content, which will be easier to be remembered and related to.
2. older domain tends to be more trustworthy.
3. register a domain for more than 1 year, and search engine will think it is a serious business.