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Main URL: http://www.istockphoto.com/discover-boards Response time: 156 ms

Passed 17 Errors 3 Warnings 39 Updated on: 2017-03-02 07:58

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Error: Relative Canonical URL

Canonical URLs should be absolute. Read more: Use canonical URLs

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https://www.istockphoto.com/sign-in?returnurl=%2F Canonical URL defined /sign-in is not absolute.
https://www.istockphoto.com/sign-in?returnUrl=%2F Canonical URL defined /sign-in is not absolute.

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Passed: Link Contains Underscores
Warning: Link Contains Parameters

It is best to keep the URL structure of your website simple. It helps search engines to crawl pages more efficiently and it helps users to understand your website navigation better. Keeping parameters in URL can lead to indexing the same content multiple times. This will lead to wasting your crawl budget and not indexing other pages of your website. Know more about building better URL structure in Google Help: Keep a simple URL structure

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https://www.istockphoto.com/sign-in?returnurl=%2F URL parameters: https://www.istockphoto.com/sign-in?returnurl=%2F
https://www.istockphoto.com/sign-in?returnUrl=%2F URL parameters: https://www.istockphoto.com/sign-in?returnUrl=%2F

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Passed: Repeated Levels in URL
Notice: External Links Without Nofollow

Links without nofollow attribute pass page rank to another websites. The more links without nofollow attribute you have the less page rank each of the link receive from your website. More info could by found in Google Help page for nofollow attribute.

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http://www.istockphoto.com/photo/scuba-diver-woman-swims-... Links:
- https://www.invisionapp.com/craft/stock open
- craft://sketch/getty/open-image?service=istock&... open
- craft://photoshop/getty/open-image?service=isto... open
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http://www.istockphoto.com/plans-and-pricing Links:
- http://stories.gettyimages.com/ open
- http://press.gettyimages.com/ open
- http://www.gettyimagesjobs.com?isource=foot_Abo... open
http://www.istockphoto.com/footage Links:
- http://stories.gettyimages.com/ open
- http://press.gettyimages.com/ open
- http://www.gettyimagesjobs.com?isource=foot_Abo... open

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Passed: Multiple H1 Tag
Passed: No Viewport Meta Tag
Passed: Missing Title Tag
Passed: Duplicated Title
Passed: No Meta Description Tag
Error: Duplicated Meta Description

Duplicate content generally refers to substantive blocks of content within or across domains that either completely match other content or are appreciably similar. It is strongly recommended that all pages has unique content including titles and meta descriptions.

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https://www.istockphoto.com/join Description: iStock. Explore the official iStock website for millions of exclusive, royalty-free, stock files. Find the perfect stock for your project, fast. Search now.

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Passed: Broken Resources
Warning: Meta Description Too Long/Too Short

Recommended description length 50-160 characters. Keep these clear and relevant, though use the added space to expand on the title tag in a meaningful way

Meta tags are used to provide search engines with additional information about a page. Meta tags are added to <head> section of the HTML page. Meta description tag provides a short description of the page. In some situations this description is used as a part of the snippet shown in the search results for your website. Good description together with title increases CTR for your site and drives more organic traffic. That's why it is important to work on good page description.

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http://www.istockphoto.com/vector/vector-seamless-bright-... Meta description Download this Vector Seamless Bright Tropical Paradise Pattern vector illustration now. And search more of the web's best library of royalty-free vector art from iStock. length is 169. Recommended between 50 and 160.
http://www.istockphoto.com/collaboration/boards/default Meta description translation missing: en-us.board_description_tag length is 48. Recommended between 50 and 160.

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Passed: Incorrect Language Definition
Warning: Missing ALT Attribute

The alt attribute provides alternative information for an image if a user for some reason cannot view it (because of slow connection, an error in the src attribute, or if the user uses a screen reader). It also helps crawlers understand what is in an image. Providing meaningful description for an image also can help drive organic traffic from image search.

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http://www.istockphoto.com/photo/scuba-diver-woman-swims-... Images without 'alt' attribute:
- /asset-detail/assets/unisporkal_engine/images/istock/isto... view
- /asset-detail/assets/unisporkal_engine/images/istock/isto... view
- /asset-detail/assets/unisporkal_engine/images/istock/isto... view
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http://www.istockphoto.com/plans-and-pricing Images without 'alt' attribute:
- /purchase/assets/unisporkal_engine/images/istock/istock_g... view
- /purchase/assets/unisporkal_engine/images/istock/istock_g... view
- /purchase/assets/unisporkal_engine/images/istock/istock_g... view
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http://www.istockphoto.com/footage Images without 'alt' attribute:
- /landing/assets/unisporkal_engine/images/istock/istock_gl... view
- /landing/assets/unisporkal_engine/images/istock/istock_gl... view
- /landing/assets/unisporkal_engine/images/istock/istock_gl... view
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Passed: Use of Flash
Passed: No H1 Tag
Warning: Title Too Long/Too Short

Title should be 50-57 characters long. Longer titles are truncated by search engines. Short titles can miss important information and lead to lower CTR from search results. All titles should be unique across all pages of your website.

Each website page should have a unique and attractive title. Good titles increase CTR for search results and organic traffic to your page.

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http://www.istockphoto.com/photo/scuba-diver-woman-swims-... Title Scuba Diver Woman Swims Along The Reef stock photo 519504166 | iStock length is 69. Recommended between 10 and 57.
http://www.istockphoto.com/plans-and-pricing Title Download Video and Images: Buy Credits and Subscriptions | iStock length is 65. Recommended between 10 and 57.
http://www.istockphoto.com/vector/vector-seamless-bright-... Title Vector Seamless Bright Tropical Paradise Pattern stock vector art 514264522 | iStock length is 84. Recommended between 10 and 57.

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Passed: H1 Duplicates Page Title
Warning: Spelling Errors

Your page text contains spelling errors. Spelling errors make your site look unprofessional. Errors in keywords will lead to loosing organic traffic.

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http://www.istockphoto.com/photo/scuba-diver-woman-swims-... Detected language: en. Found 14 spelling errors: iStock, totalCreditCost, activeState, teeShirtSizeLocTagMap, selectedSize, reasonForBox, subTitle, subDownloads, creditsAvailableText, ctaTitle. all
http://www.istockphoto.com/plans-and-pricing Detected language: en. Found 10 spelling errors: iStock, displayPrice, currencySign, pricePer, copyTable, cta, termOptions, selectedTerm, isn, iStockphoto.
http://www.istockphoto.com/footage Detected language: en. Found 6 spelling errors: iStock, iStock's, SimonSkafar, USD, Cityscape, iStockphoto.

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Notice: No H2 Tags

Headings tags H1, H2, etc define page structure and helps users understand the content of a page more clearly when properly used. Users do not read web page as a book rather they scan it. Headings receive more user attention and if you provide relevant headers then users more likely stay at your page and continue reading. Keywords in H1 and H2 tags have higher weight that other keywords on the page.

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http://www.istockphoto.com/footage
https://www.istockphoto.com/sign-in?returnurl=%2F
https://www.istockphoto.com/sign-in?returnUrl=%2F

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Notice: Too Many Links on Page

It is generally agreed SEO recommendation that page should contain less than 100 links. Read wonderful blog post on this topic: How Many Links Is Too Many

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http://www.istockphoto.com/photo/scuba-diver-woman-swims-... Actual links: 131, recommended maximum: 100
http://www.istockphoto.com/vector/vector-seamless-bright-... Actual links: 119, recommended maximum: 100
http://www.istockphoto.com/photo/mystery-forest-with-lost... Actual links: 113, recommended maximum: 100

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Passed: Noindex Tag
Notice: Page Size is Too Big

Speed is the critical quality parameter for users and thus for search engines. Faster pages have lower bounce rate and higher rankings in search engines. Though there is no ideal standard page size we recommend it to be within 51200 bytes. How did we come up with this number? Users now more and more tend to be on mobile device. Average mobile device uses 3G connection. 3G connection speed varies between 144 and 400 kilobit per second. To satisfy and impress a user with speed HTML page and blocking referenced resources should load within couple of seconds. We set limit to 500ms and this gives us the size of 51200 bytes on average connection. Moreover if you check your page with google speed test tool it will complain about slow website if your server respond longer than 200ms.

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http://www.istockphoto.com/photo/scuba-diver-woman-swims-... Current: 64448 bytes, recommended: 51200 bytes
http://www.istockphoto.com/vector/vector-seamless-bright-... Current: 63901 bytes, recommended: 51200 bytes
http://www.istockphoto.com/photo/mystery-forest-with-lost... Current: 61651 bytes, recommended: 51200 bytes

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Passed: No DOCTYPE defined
Passed: Server and Page Encoding are Different
Passed: Blocked in Robots.txt
Passed: Meta Refresh Redirect

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