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SEO audit: www.bbc.co.uk

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BBC - Home

The best of the BBC, with the latest news and sport headlines, weather, TV & radio highlights and much more from across the whole of BBC Online

Domain / URL audit

Domain : www.bbc.co.uk/
Length (characters) : 14
Alexa does not have enough data about this website.
The ip address is not on the spam list.

SEO audit: Content analysis

We have found the language localisation: ”en”.
BBC - Home

Length (characters) : 10

Excellent! The title’s length is between 10 and 70 characters.
Ratio : 2%

Error! The text / HTML code ratio is under 15 percent on this website. This value shows that the website has relatively few text content.
Excellent! The website does not have any flash contents.
Excellent! The website does not use iFrame solutions.
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Keyword Content Title Description (meta description) Headings (headings)
bbc 28
food 8
radio 7
arts 6
watch 5
sport 4
Keywords (2 words) Content Title Description (meta description) Headings (headings)
from bbc 8
watch video 2
bbc radio 2
from newsbeat 2
scotland alba 2
from england 2
Keywords (3 words) Content Title Description (meta description) Headings (headings)
from entertainment arts 2
alba wales cymru 2
Heading structure in the source code
  • <H2> Accessibility links
  • <H1> BBC Homepage
  • <H2> Welcome to the BBC
  • <H3> Aguero breaks record as Man City thump Aston Villa. Live now.
  • <H3> 'Back then, the military tried to catch you if you were gay'
  • <H3> 'Hope' as plants grow in ashes of Australia fires
  • <H2> More top stories
  • <H3> Pro skater pulls out of Dancing on Ice episode after smash
  • <H3> Spanish Super Cup final: Real Madrid v Atletico Madrid. Live now.
  • <H3> Why fidgeting might not be such a bad habit
  • <H2> News headlines
  • <H3> Second day of protests in Iran over downed plane
  • <H3> Britain condemns Iran's arrest of UK ambassador
  • <H3> Queen and Prince Harry to hold face-to-face talks
  • <H2> Sport headlines
  • <H3> Williams wins first title in three years
  • <H3> Ding suffers shock defeat by Perry
  • <H3> Root misses training through illness
  • <H2> 3 things we love today
  • <H3> Why trains add so much thrill to cinema
  • <H3> Fan leaves team £100 in his will to buy players drink
  • <H3> Predictions about the future that eerily came true
  • <H2> Real-life stories
  • <H3> 'It's my job to expose abhorrent views'
  • <H3> 'I've paid $250,000 for a ticket into space'
  • <H3> Night rider: 21 years sleeping on a London bus
  • <H2> The BBC around the UK
  • <H2> Entertainment news
  • <H3> 10 brilliant films from 2019 that you still need to watch
  • <H3> Sheeran gets just one nod in Brit Award nominations
  • <H3> The five biggest music trends of the last decade
  • <H2> Talked about TV
  • <H3> What to expect from this year's Love Island villa
  • <H3> Hosts in shock as dance group audition blindfolded
  • <H3> 'Brenda Blethyn's Vera is more than a scruffy mac and hat'
  • <H2> Best of BBC iPlayer
  • <H3> The Greatest Dancer
  • <H4> Series 2: Episode 2
  • <H3> Plastic Surgery Undressed
  • <H4> Series 1: Episode 1
  • <H3> King Gary
  • <H4> Series 1: Episode 1
  • <H3> Best Home Cook
  • <H4> Series 2: Episode 2
  • <H3> Doctor Who
  • <H4> Series 12: Spyfall, Part 1
  • <H3> First & Last
  • <H4> Series 1: Episode 1
  • <H2> Lifestyle
  • <H3> Top authors' tips on how to write your novel
  • <H3> Five ways to step up your healthy eating this year
  • <H3> Fashionable and affordable: Eight great plants for 2020
  • <H2> Food
  • <H3> Add some Italian flavour to your veggie dishes
  • <H3> In a rush? Try these tasty and healthy fast food meals
  • <H3> This pavlova is the perfect dessert for a dinner party
  • <H2> Society
  • <H3> Backing for Martyn's Law airport security at venues
  • <H3> 'Cladding fire risk' costs flat owners £400 a month
  • <H3> Gravestones classed as 'unsafe' may be removed
  • <H2> Behind the headlines
  • <H3> A history of the Northern Ireland troubles
  • <H3> UK 'must be prepared to fight wars without US'
  • <H3> The deadly 'ghost gear' that haunts seas and coastlines
  • <H2> This week in sport
  • <H3> Federer responds to climate change criticism
  • <H3> Motorbike rider dies in Dakar Rally
  • <H3> Stoinis smashes highest ever Big Bash League score
  • <H2> You might have missed
  • <H3> 'Why I kept my plant-based diet secret from my family'
  • <H3> Do your morals change as you get older?
  • <H3> Golden Globes to Lego: Try this tricky quiz of the week
  • <H2> The BBC around the UK
  • <H2> Modern Slavery Statement
  • <H2> Other services
  • <H2> Explore the BBC
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SEO audit: technology

Excellent! The web address is accessible only in one version. The version without www is redirected to the version with www.
Excellent! The website uses favicon.
Perfect! The character encoding is set: UTF-8.
Excellent! No deprecated HTML tags are detected.
Suggestion! Unfortunately, no printer-friendly CSS found.
The website has no standard 404 error page.
There is robots.txt file.
User-agentDisallow (parts which have been disallowed for the search engines)
  • /cbbc/search$
  • /cbbc/search/
  • /cbbc/search?
  • /cbeebies/search$
  • /cbeebies/search/
  • /cbeebies/search?
  • /chwilio/
  • /chwilio$
  • /chwilio?
  • /iplayer/bigscreen/
  • /iplayer/cbbc/episodes/
  • /iplayer/cbbc/search
  • /iplayer/cbeebies/episodes/
  • /iplayer/cbeebies/search
  • /iplayer/search
  • /indepthtoolkit/smallprox$
  • /indepthtoolkit/smallprox/
  • /modules/musicnav/language/
  • /news/0
  • /radio/aod/
  • /radio/aod$
  • /radio/player/
  • /radio/player$
  • /search/
  • /search$
  • /search?
  • /sport/videos/*
  • /sounds/player/
  • /sounds/player$
  • /ugc$
  • /ugc/
  • /ugcsupport$
  • /ugcsupport/
  • /food/favourites
  • /food/menus/*/shopping-list
  • /food/recipes/*/shopping-list
  • /food/search*?*
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Excellent! Sitemap is used on this website.
The Google Analytics tracking code is missing.
Suggestion! The website does not use the Google Tag Manager.
Excellent! We have not found any unencrypted email addresses.

Speed test

server_resp_time - good
Excellent! No nested tables found.
The elements below are blocking the “above the fold” rendering.
The javascript files below are blocking the rendering.
  • https://nav.files.bbci.co.uk/.. /require.min.js
  • https://nav.files.bbci.co.uk/.. /cookie-library.min.js
  • https://nav.files.bbci.co.uk/.. /api.min.js
  • https://fig.bbc.co.uk/frameworks/fig/2/fig.js
  • https://www.bbc.com/wwscripts/flag
  • https://static.bbc.co.uk/bbcdotcom/3.3.0/script/dist/bbcdotcom.js
  • https://cdn.optimizely.com/public/4621041136/s/bbccom_prod.js
  • https://static.bbci.co.uk/.. /modernizr.js
  • https://nav.files.bbci.co.uk/.. /orb.min.js
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The CSS files below are blocking the rendering.
  • https://nav.files.bbci.co.uk/.. /orb-ltr.min.css
  • https://mybbc.files.bbci.co.uk/.. /id-cta.css
  • https://nav.files.bbci.co.uk/.. /main.css
  • https://static.bbci.co.uk/wwhp/1.141.0/responsive/css/wwhp.min.css
  • https://static.bbc.co.uk/.. /bbcdotcom-async.css

Speed test – Javascript

Excellent! Just a few javascript files are detected on the website.
  • https://static.bbc.co.uk/bbcdotcom/3.3.0/script/dist/bbcdotcom.dev.js
  • https://static.bbc.co.uk/bbcdotcom/3.3.0/script/dist/bbcdotcom.js
3.52 MB
You can save 42.7KB (42% compression) on the analysed URL by minifying the javascript files.

Speed test – CSS

Suggestion! You must avoid using inline CSS.
Excellent! Just a few CSS files are used on this website.
215.45 KB
Great! The CSS elements are minified.

Speed test – Compression

1.34 MB
The HTML is minified.
Error! By using Gzip you can save 337B (51% compression) on your site.

Speed test – Browser cache

The browser cache is not set correctly for all elements.
https://idcta.api.bbc.co.uk/.. /config?callback=&ptrt=https%3A%2F%2Fwww....30 second
https://cdn.optimizely.com/public/4621041136/s/bbccom_prod.js2 minutes
https://www.bbc.com/wwscripts/flag2 minutes
https://fig.bbc.co.uk/frameworks/fig/2/fig.js4 minutes
https://emp.bbci.co.uk/emp/bump-3/bump-3.js5 minutes
https://ib.3lift.com/ttj?inv_code=BBCHomepage_infeed_home15 minutes
https://imasdk.googleapis.com/js/sdkloader/ima3.js15 minutes
https://s0.2mdn.net/instream/video/client.js15 minutes
https://securepubads.g.doubleclick.net/tag/js/gpt.js15 minutes
https://idcta.api.bbc.co.uk/idcta/translations?callback=30 minutes
https://www.googletagservices.com/.. /osd.js?cb=%2Fr2010010150 minutes
https://www.googletagservices.com/.. /osd_listener.js?cache=r2011091450 minutes
https://www.bbc.com/userinfo60 minutes
https://static.chartbeat.com/js/chartbeat.js2 hours

Speed test – Images

551.72 KB
You can save 304.3KB (79% compression) by optimising the images below: