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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, 205 days old. It will expire on 2019-09-29 which is 5 years, 158 days from today. The homepage of website has a size of 199870 bytes, and a text size of 12609 bytes, its Text to Code Ratio is 6.73% Homepage of has 205 links, 179 link to internal pages, while 26 link to pages on other websites. It takes 1.67 s ( 119.53 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 27   (1.82%)
syria news 6   (0.41%)
iran news 5   (0.34%)
egypt news 4   (0.27%)
jerusalem post 25   (1.69%)
iranian threat 1   (0.07%)
reuters news 4   (0.27%)
3 words keyword phrases :11% (1/9)
war in syria 3   (0.20%)

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).


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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

: 200 Kb (199,870 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
200 Kb (199,870 bytes) 13 Kb (12,609 bytes) 187 Kb (187,261 bytes) 6.73 %

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

: 1.67 seconds - 119.68 Kb/s
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Excellent! the loading speed is pretty fast!

Estimated loading time for different internet connections
Optical Fibre
28.55 s 0.22 s 0.20 s 0.05 s 15.99 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 26 205

Too many links (205), 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
http://blogs.jpost.comBlogs News Features Estate Jerusalem Report Jerusalem Opinion
...-vs-Felafel-Q-and-A-with-Mexican-ambassador-to-Israel-342387Q&A Conference NY 2014 Israel
...// et Social Palestiniennes et Culture News
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...-talks-meeting-after-Fatah-Hamas-unity-deal-announced-350203Israel cancels planned peace t...
...m/Defense/Palestinians-IAF-strike-in-Gaza-wounds-four-350199IAF targets Gaza terror cell; ...
...-bending-psychic-Geller-helps-Israelis-defy-disasters-350188Spoon-bending psychic Geller t...
...US-reporter-with-dual-citizenship-abducted-in-Ukraine-350205Israel makes inquiries about A...
...chtman-named-to-American-Academy-of-Arts-and-Sciences-350212Nobel laureate and presidentia..., Abbas's PLO announce re...
...preme-Court-stance-on-Arab-Bank-terror-financing-case-350201US Solicitor General to tell S...,000 Holocaust survivors in ...
...choose-peace-with-Israel-or-reconciliation-with-Hamas-350159Netanyahu: Abbas must choose, ...
...West-Bank-settlement-where-rioters-ransacked-IDF-post-350177Police search home of rabbi in...
...approves-entry-of-Israeli-tourists-despite-opposition-350151Tunisia approves entry of Isra...
...p://, Israel my own write: Memory keeper...
...xperts/Demography-and-the-Palestinian-Jewish-Conflict-350169The compelling advantage of th...
...ts/No-holds-barred-How-Jewish-values-enrich-the-earth-350123No holds barred: How Jewish va...
...mnists/Think-about-it-Israel-and-the-Ukrainian-crisis-350119Think about it: Israel and the...
...// Moscow-Cairo-Jerusalem axis?
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...orm-WeAreHere-campaign-for-Holocaust-Rememberance-Day-350191IDF campaign seeks to honor Ho...
...-Science/WATCH-Israel-takes-yoga-to-a-whole-new-level-350171WATCH: Israel takes yoga to a ...
...ling-Jerusalem-not-likely-to-be-on-American-passports-350141Despite US court ruling, ‘Je...
...s-arrested-for-vandalizing-Muslim-graves-in-Jerusalem-350150Three minor girls arrested for...
...sts-pushing-for-Liberman-Kahlon-bond-in-next-election-350136Likud activists pushing for Li...
...sts-pushing-for-Liberman-Kahlon-bond-in-next-election-350136Likud activists pushing for Li...
...ver-25000-for-supporting-Anelkas-anti-Semitic-gesture-350149Soccer player fined over $25,0...
...o-Egypt-partly-for-upholding-peace-treaty-with-Israel-350148US to deliver 10 Apache helico...
...atists-reportedly-holding-American-Israeli-journalist-350129Ukraine separatists reportedly...
...-tourist-espionage-are-hypocritical-almost-irrational-350133ADL chief: US concerns about I...
...S-suggests-Syria-violated-Chemical-Weapons-Convention-350113US suggests Syria violated Che...
...uva-Groups-Park-Bavli-Towers-Project-located-in-Bavli-347658The Plaza Tshuva Group’s Par... World
...ize-70th-anniversary-of-deportation-of-Hungarian-Jews-350200‘Train of the Living’ to m...
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...usalem/Arts-And-Culture/Fort-digs-deep-into-home-soil-349718Fort digs deep into home soil
...// and cheese man for brisket? over again
.../European-Leadership-Conference-2014-Brussels-Belgium-348170European Leadership Conference...
http://blogs.jpost.comJPOST BLOGS Mount terror gangland view of internation... Sweet a celebrity funeral? Karski: An Authentic Hero in human rights garb Jewish Problem, Sources: P... process blame game won... News
...sts-pushing-for-Liberman-Kahlon-bond-in-next-election-350136Likud activists pushing for Li...
...-land-dispute-turns-into-full-scale-neighborhood-riot-350107East Jerusalem land dispute tu...
...-threatening-mother-with-ax-to-cleanse-her-of-spirits-350059Police arrest man for threaten...
...-Climate-Change-Conference%e2%80%93COP16/Seeing-Clear-348167Seeing Clear & Technology
...tions-need-of-establishing-new-port-in-Haifa-Bay-area-350216Dov Henin questions need of es...
...ism-Ministry-will-provide-grants-to-new-camping-sites-350192Tourism Ministry will provide ... project encourages recycli... & Science
...y-negotiations-stuck-Histadrut-declaring-work-dispute-350217Hadassah-Treasury negotiations...
...od-pressure-drug-prevents-epilepsy-after-brain-injury-350218Study: Commonly available bloo...*Health Scan: Radio wave treat...
...ennis-Israel-to-host-ATP-Tour-event-at-Ramat-Hasharon-350185Tennis: Israel to host ATP Tou... home-court opportunit...
...latest-Maccabi-trick-could-be-his-most-impressive-yet-350143Sinai Says: Blatt’s latest M...
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...News/JPostTV-Good-Friday-and-Holy-Saturday-highlights-349944JPostTV: Good Friday & Holy Sa...
...News/JPostTV-Good-Friday-and-Holy-Saturday-highlights-349944Jerusalem is heaving with Chri...
...ddle-East/What-does-Algerias-election-mean-for-Israel-349936What does Algeria’s election...
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.../ Hebrew with us
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...2;n=1546;s=0;k= Premium Edition
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External Links (link to pages on other websites) - 26
URL Anchor Text from
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...8&rh=n%3A133140011%2Cp_27%3AThe+Jerusalem+Post&sort=daterankJReport Kindle Edition
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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
128 70 58

58 images do not have Alt values.

Image URL - 128
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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>)


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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: 1,481

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 23 1.55%
#2. jerusalem 17 1.15%
#3. jpost 11 0.74%
#4. peace 8 0.54%
#5. post 8 0.54%
#6. new 7 0.47%
#7. after 7 0.47%
#8. about 6 0.41%
#9. bank 6 0.41%
#10. reconciliation 6 0.41%
#11. world 5 0.34%
#12. process 5 0.34%
#13. jewish 5 0.34%
#14. conference 5 0.34%
#15. com 5 0.34%
#16. says 5 0.34%
#17. land 4 0.27%
#18. unity 4 0.27%
#19. living 4 0.27%
#20. tel 4 0.27%

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, 205 days old 17 years, 205 days ago 5 years, 158 days from today
17 years, 205 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.