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Overall SEO Report For
Excellent Practice9
Improvement Could be Made6
Critical Issues to Attend3
SEO Score :

IP address of is : The domain was created on 1996-09-30 and it is 17 years, 200 days old. It will expire on 2019-09-29 which is 5 years, 163 days from today. The homepage of website has a size of 200584 bytes, and a text size of 12094 bytes, its Text to Code Ratio is 6.42% Homepage of has 207 links, 179 link to internal pages, while 28 link to pages on other websites. It takes 0.70 s ( 286.26 Kb/s ) to load the website Rating: 3.5 / 5.0 Stars by SEOCert

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Content Analysis



Jpost - The Jerusalem Post | Israel news, Middle East & Judaism

Words count: 10    Unique Words: 10    Length: 63 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.

: No. 1 English news source on Israel, Mideast and Jewish World. Updates on the Israel-Palestinian conflict, the West Bank and Gaza, Syria, Iran's nuclear plans - The Jerusalem Post

Words count: 28    Length: 179 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.

: Breaking news,Israel news,syria news,iran news,egypt news,jerusalem post,war in syria,iranian threat,reuters news

Words count: 19    Length: 113 characters    keyword phrases count : 9

Excellent! Your meta keywords contains 10-20 words.
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Keyword Occurrences in Different Sections
keyword domain title descriptionheadingcontent
2 words keyword phrases :89% (8/9)
breaking news 6   (0.41%)
israel news 21   (1.45%)
syria news 5   (0.34%)
iran news 7   (0.48%)
egypt news 4   (0.28%)
jerusalem post 23   (1.58%)
iranian threat 1   (0.07%)
reuters news 5   (0.34%)
3 words keyword phrases :11% (1/9)
war in syria 3   (0.21%)

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 : utf-8
Language : en
Shortcut Icon


Excellent! the website has a shortcut favicon image.


: the website does not have a RSS Feed.

Google Analytics

: UA-3326248-22

Excellent! the website implements Google Analytics.


: 89

Excellent! the website has a good Trustworthiness Score (89/100).


0 - 19 20 - 39 40 - 59 60 - 79 80 - 100
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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 : 88
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

: 201 Kb (200,584 bytes)

The page is a bit too large, it may be slow and take long time to load.

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
201 Kb (200,584 bytes) 12 Kb (12,094 bytes) 188 Kb (188,490 bytes) 6.42 %

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

: 0.70 seconds - 286.55 Kb/s
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Excellent! the site is pretty fast and it takes less than 1 second to load.

Estimated loading time for different internet connections
Optical Fibre
28.65 s 0.22 s 0.20 s 0.05 s 16.05 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)
179 28 207

Too many links (207), it may be considered as spam!

Internal Links (link to pages within this domain) - 179
URL Anchor Text  Set as Homepage News & Politics News East & Science World & Features in review
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...would-respond-immediately-to-nuclear-breakout-in-Iran-347907Kerry: US would 'respond immed...
...ael-signs-as-Rouhani-tells-crowd-he-supports-dialogue-349859Photo:REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi set to meet with Israel,...
...-tribute-to-Colombian-novelist-Gabriel-Garcia-Marquez-349866Peres mourns death of 'great d...
...over-holiday-Netanyahu-family-travels-northern-Israel-349864Enjoying the Passover holiday:...
...ttempt-arson-spray-Arabs-leave-on-Umm-Al-Fahem-mosque-349853Vandals attempt arson, spray '...
...Passover-greeting-Russian-Jews-make-huge-contribution-349860Putin in Passover greeting: Ru...
...ravel-US-pushing-to-add-Israel-to-visa-waiver-program-349854Hassle-free travel: US pushing...
...s-majority-for-deal-to-extend-talks-with-Palestinians-349844Netanyahu loses majority for d...
...and-thwarts-Hezbollah-plot-to-attack-Israeli-tourists-349841Report: Thailand thwarts Hezbo...
...ast-doubt-on-origin-of-anti-Semitic-flyers-in-Donetsk-349848Jews cast doubt on origin of a...
...-Jews-court-controversy-with-Jesus-in-Auschwitz-video-349850Messianic Jews court controver...
...rozen-Iranian-funds-citing-compliance-to-nuclear-deal-349830US releases $450 million of fr... and the Jews
...rys-reality-check-time-questions-that-should-be-asked-349823Letter from America: Kerry’s...
...tributors/Shabbat-for-everyone-Hol-Hamoed-Pesach-5774-349824Shabbat for everyone: Hol Hamo... a case for space
...m-Report/Palestinian-Affairs/Peace-and-indigenousness-348629Peace and indigenousness
...port/Palestinian-Affairs/No-peace-without-recognition-348626No peace without recognition succeeds Mahmoud Abbas?
...umnists/Washington-watch-Winds-of-change-or-just-wind-348686Washington watch: Winds of cha... Hirsi Ali debacle
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...e/Fashion/McQueen-to-Maskit-The-mind-behind-the-brand-348614McQueen to Maskit: The mind be...
...s/Spiderman-is-Jewish-screen-star-tells-British-paper-348652Spiderman is Jewish, screen st...
...-PHOTOS-The-Jews-of-Kaifeng-China-hold-Passover-Seder-349793IN PHOTOS: The Jews of Kaifeng... Iran atomic agency head... leaders call for pea... warns of 'abyss' on Ukra...
...ul-announced-as-mob-figure-who-died-of-gun-shot-wound-349806Charlie Abutbul announced as m...
...hes-between-IDF-and-Palestinians-breaks-out-in-Hebron-349769Violent clashes between IDF an...
...-condemns-call-for-Jews-to-register-in-Ukrainian-city-349818Kerry condemns call for Jews t...
...issouri-mayor-endorses-suspected-Kansas-killers-views-349799Missouri mayor endorses suspec...
...uva-Groups-Park-Bavli-Towers-Project-located-in-Bavli-347658The Plaza Tshuva Group’s Par... World
...tion-scroll-available-online-to-Jews-around-the-world-349828Holocaust commemoration scroll...
...rusalem-Report/Jewish-World/Az-the-great-and-powerful-348631Az – the great and powerful
...News/Chabad-delivers-200000-shmura-matzot-to-soldiers-348598Chabad delivers 200,000 shmura... Zone English oasis in Safed new fairy-tale princess Season: On the side
...Out-and-About-Top-10-things-to-do-in-Israel-this-week-349743Out & About: Top 10 things to ...
...ts-and-Culture/Arts/Dance-review-Ruth-Ziv-Eyals-Rujum-348678Dance review: Ruth Ziv-Eyal's ...
.../European-Leadership-Conference-2014-Brussels-Belgium-348170European Leadership Conference...
http://blogs.jpost.comJPOST BLOGS Karski: An Authentic Hero New York Times Op-Ed in human rights garb is the freedom from s... Jewish Problem, Sources: P... process blame game won... gets it right on Isla... News
...ommittee-public-protocols-lack-key-voting-information-349829Knesset committee public proto...
...ular-religious-and-haredi-get-together-in-unity-march-349825Secular, religious and haredi ... fire shuts down Road 1 for...
...-Climate-Change-Conference%e2%80%93COP16/Seeing-Clear-348167Seeing Clear & Technology
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...iro-Tech/Latets-new-app-raises-aid-for-needy-families-348455Latet’s new app raises aid f...
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...n-trachea-sends-boy-to-hospital-in-critical-condition-348663Hot dog stuck in trachea sends...
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...slamic-Republic-Make-or-break-issue-or-simply-a-decoy-349703Plutonium in the Islamic Repub...
...slamic-Republic-Make-or-break-issue-or-simply-a-decoy-349703Iran will sway West to allow i...
...ess/Business-News/An-inside-look-at-the-local-economy-348635Bennett gives 'Jpost' an insid...
...ess/Business-News/An-inside-look-at-the-local-economy-348635A one-on-one interview with Ec...
...ess-News/Evolving-from-start-up-nation-to-exit-nation-348632Evolving from ‘start-up nati...
...ess-News/Evolving-from-start-up-nation-to-exit-nation-348632Labor MK and chairman of the K...
...ulture/Entertainment/Globetrotters-bounce-into-Israel-348595Globetrotters bounce into Isra...
...ulture/Entertainment/Globetrotters-bounce-into-Israel-348595The Harlem Globetrotters, have...
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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 4 5

Too many (4) external stylesheet files , it will slow down the downlaoding.

Links To External Stylesheet Files - 4
Stylesheet URL rel type


Scripts Block In Same Page Links to External Script Files Total
70 21 91

Too many (21) external scripts files , it will slow down the downlaoding.

Links To External Script Files - 21
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
131 72 59

59 images do not have Alt values.

Image URL - 131
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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>)


Sites Of Interest:
JPost sites:
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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: 1,452

Excellent! No terms has a density of more than 3%, all are optimized to be within 1% - 3%.

Top 20 terms occurance and density
TermDomainTitleDescriptionHeading Occurances Density
#1. israel 17 1.17%
#2. jerusalem 15 1.03%
#3. jpost 11 0.76%
#4. jewish 8 0.55%
#5. aviv 8 0.55%
#6. tel 8 0.55%
#7. post 8 0.55%
#8. peace 7 0.48%
#9. passover 6 0.41%
#10. jews 6 0.41%
#11. about 5 0.34%
#12. conference 5 0.34%
#13. set 5 0.34%
#14. com 5 0.34%
#15. one 4 0.28%
#16. edition 4 0.28%
#17. state 4 0.28%
#18. tells 4 0.28%
#19. holiday 4 0.28%
#20. gas 4 0.28%

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

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Domain/Whois Analysis

Domain Info

: ( 9 characters )

Domain Registrar : NETWORK SOLUTIONS, LLC.

Domain Created On Last Modified On Expires On
1996-09-30 1996-09-30 2019-09-29
17 years, 200 days old 17 years, 200 days ago 5 years, 163 days from today
17 years, 200 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 (9 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.