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Overall SEO Report For
Excellent Practice10
Improvement Could be Made7
Critical Issues to Attend2
SEO Score :

IP address of is : The domain was created on unknow and it is 44 years, 204 days old. It will expire on unknow which is -45 years, -205 days from today. The homepage of website has a size of 68843 bytes, and a text size of 8149 bytes, its Text to Code Ratio is 13.43% Homepage of has 97 links, 97 link to internal pages, while 0 link to pages on other websites. It takes 2.52 s ( 27.28 Kb/s ) to load the website Rating: 3.5 / 5.0 Stars by SEOCert

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Content Analysis



Sri Lanka News |

Words count: 5    Unique Words: 5    Length: 34 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.

: Words count: 0    Length: 0 characters
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Meta Description is not set.

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.

: SRI LANKA, sri lanka, Sri Lanka news, SRI LANKA NEWS, Ceylon Daily News, Sri Lanka politics, SRI LANKA POLITICS, Sri Lanka events, SRI LANKA EVENTS, Sri Lanka government, SRILANKA GOVERNMENT, Sri Lanka business, SRI LANKA BUSINESS, sri lanka financial, SRI LANKA FINANCIAL, Sri Lanka

Words count: 44    Length: 285 characters    keyword phrases count : 16

The keywords contains more than 20 words!
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Keyword Occurrences in Different Sections
keyword domain title descriptionheadingcontent
2 words keyword phrases :25% (4/16)
sri lanka 10   (0.97%)
sri lanka 10   (0.97%)
srilanka government 3   (0.29%)
sri lanka 10   (0.97%)
3 words keyword phrases :75% (12/16)
sri lanka news 12   (1.17%)
sri lanka news 12   (1.17%)
ceylon daily news 3   (0.29%)
sri lanka politics 10   (0.97%)
sri lanka politics 4   (0.39%)
sri lanka events 10   (0.97%)
sri lanka events 10   (0.97%)
sri lanka government 13   (1.26%)
sri lanka business 10   (0.97%)
sri lanka business 10   (0.97%)
sri lanka financial 10   (0.97%)
sri lanka financial 10   (0.97%)

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 : windows-1252
Shortcut Icon


Excellent! the website has a shortcut favicon image.


: the website does not have a RSS Feed.

Google Analytics

: UA-44494547-1

Excellent! the website implements Google Analytics.

DMOZ Listing

: Yes

Excellent! the website is listed in the DMOZ open directory. DMOZ Open Directory Project


: 73

Excellent! the website has a good Trustworthiness Score (73/100).


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 : 79
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

: 69 Kb (68,843 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
69 Kb (68,843 bytes) 8 Kb (8,149 bytes) 61 Kb (60,694 bytes) 13.43 %

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

: 2.52 seconds - 27.32 Kb/s
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The loading speed is normal, however it can be further improved.

Estimated loading time for different internet connections
Optical Fibre
9.83 s 0.08 s 0.07 s 0.02 s 5.51 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)
97 0 97

Excellent! the number of links are less than 100.

Internal Links (link to pages within this domain) - 97
URL Anchor Text
...ory.asp?sid=20140723_01&imid=turmeric.jpg&dt=[July 232 2014]Rs.5 million tax evaded for Tu...
...k/oostory.asp?sid=20140722_01&imid=CM1.jpg&dt=[July 22 2014]Assaulted man complains agains...
...ry.asp?sid=20140719_01&imid=LTTE000000.jpg&dt=[July 19 2014]LTTE suspects arrested in Mala...
...tory.asp?sid=20140718_01&imid=kuram110.jpg&dt=[July 18 2014]Khuram murder trial; PS Chairm...
...y.asp?sid=20140717_02&imid=White-snake.jpg&dt=[July 17 2014]Missing white snake found
...ory.asp?sid=20140717_01&imid=Principal.jpg&dt=[July 17 2014]Principal arrested for harassi...
...ostory.asp?sid=20140716_01&imid=Heroin.jpg&dt=[July 16 2014]Nine kilos of Heroin seized
...tory.asp?sid=20140716_02&imid=Hand_CUT.jpg&dt=[July 16 2014]Man cuts his male organ
...tory.asp?sid=20140712_01&imid=shooting.jpg&dt=[July 12 2014]Woman shot dead in Mattakkuliy...
...y.asp?sid=20140711_02&imid=50-students.jpg&dt=[July 11 2014]50 students fall sick after co...
...k/oostory.asp?sid=20140711_01&imid=Uva.jpg&dt=[July 11 2014]Uva PC to be dissolved tonight
...tory.asp?sid=20140710_01&imid=police21.jpg&dt=[July 10 2014]Kalutara gets new SSP
...ostory.asp?sid=20140709_02&imid=Gold-2.jpg&dt=[July 09 2014]Rs.50m worth of gold jewellery... Story Story Story Story Story enhanci... losses ... ... fish... cult... 175 bil... b... on t... Ayurved... s... plas... weigh b... to cea... will ... ... ... confer... hi... creates ... cream m... medic... Bens ce... Brief’S ... for Uva P... polls pose anothe... drive in ... » cadres arrested in Ma... keep close tab on D... sad fate that bef... » Harin no match ... communities t... Malaysia Airlin... probe: Indian s... » power for national grid s... should develop hinterlan... bulk carriers for CSC earnings top US $ 900 ... » Lanka need anothe... Harith and ... in innings win ... » conflict: UN say..., powers extend t... may practise ... »

External Links (link to pages on other websites) - 0
URL Anchor Text

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
0 4 4

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
6 2 8

You have 6 script blocks in the same file, try to put them in a separate file.

Links To External Script Files - 2
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
50 21 29

29 images do not have Alt values.

Image URL - 50
URL ALT Text Observer Online
...://'s Banker - Sunday Obser... OBSERVER ADZ ON-LINE - ... VACANCY ADVERTISEMENTS IN ...
...p:// Website of the Observ... Observer Magazine - e Pa... Observer Proposals Gazette NEWSPAPER SUBSCRIPTION RA... towards Reconciliation, THINAKARAN KATARAGAM...
...:// - National News Ag... Regulatory ... Now |

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>)


Govt trebled per capita income


Rs.5 million tax evaded for Turmeric
Assaulted man complains against CM
LTTE suspects arrested in Malaysia brought to SL
Khuram murder trial; PS Chairman convicted
Missing white snake found
Principal arrested for harassing grade five student
Nine kilos of Heroin seized
Man cuts his male organ
Woman shot dead in Mattakkuliya
50 students fall sick after consuming drink
Uva PC to be dissolved tonight
Kalutara gets new SSP
Rs.50m worth of gold jewellery seized
Nominations for Uva PC polls from July 30-Aug 6
Ranil’s call for broad front to topple Govt will never succeed – W.D.J. Seneviratne
Govt hails TNA’s undertaking to SC
President to host Portuguese PM


Sex enhancing drug sales soar
MH17 losses less than Katunayake Tiger attack
Sitsabaiesan accused of misusing parliament resources
Mannar fishermen take TNA MP to task
Veggie cultivation in Wayamba, a success
Rs. 175 billion in ETF coffers
Villagers brighten widow's life
Dengue on the increase
Ten Ayurvedic drug centres
Fisheries sector achievements commendable - Hiroyuki Konuma
Unsafe plastic bottles pose health risks - Health Ministry
New weigh bridge to nab offenders
Call to cease Israeli aggression in Gaza
Lanka will qualify for Eurozone - Dutch trade envoy
Ambassador Kariyawasam presents credentials to US President
Presidential Commission receives over 19,000 complaints
AIDS conference spared the worst
Students highlight Lanka's diverse culture and unity
Expo creates awareness on nutrition
Ice cream made from banned milk brands
Royal medicoes launch website
Old Bens celebrate July Breeze 2014
In Brief
<B> (16)Home
<I> (4)W.D.J. Seneviratne
Hiroyuki Konuma
Health Ministry
Minister W.D.J. Senewiratne

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: 1,029

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. july 17 1.65%
#2. police 16 1.55%
#3. said 14 1.36%
#4. minister 9 0.87%
#5. uva 8 0.78%
#6. today 7 0.68%
#7. lanka 6 0.58%
#8. polls 5 0.49%
#9. full 5 0.49%
#10. arrested 5 0.49%
#11. president 5 0.49%
#12. seized 5 0.49%
#13. story 5 0.49%
#14. nominations 5 0.49%
#15. yesterday 5 0.49%
#16. after 4 0.39%
#17. admitted 4 0.39%
#18. political 4 0.39%
#19. found 4 0.39%
#20. million 4 0.39%

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

Date : Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:42:40 GMT
Server : Microsoft-IIS/6.0
Location :
Content-Length : 174
Content-Type : text/html
Cache-Control : private

Domain/Whois Analysis

Domain Info

: ( 17 characters )

Domain Created On Last Modified On Expires On
unknow unknow unknow
44 years, 204 days old 44 years, 204 days ago -45 years, -205 days from today
44 years, 204 days old

Domain is going to expire in less than a year time (-45 years, -205 days from today), try to renew it for more than one year!

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.