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We have found 63 SEO issues on 10 checked pages of lynda.com website. Average response time was 878 ms. See website report below or individual reports for all crawled pages.

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Main URL: https://www.lynda.com/ Response time: 419 ms

Passed 17 Errors 2 Warnings 30 Updated on: 2017-05-16 11:20

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Passed: Relative Canonical URL
Passed: Link Contains Underscores
Passed: Link Contains Parameters
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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https://www.lynda.com/Developer-training-tutorials/50-0.html Links:
- https://learning.linkedin.com/lynda-for-busines... open
- https://learning.linkedin.com/lynda-for-busines... open
- https://learning.linkedin.com/lynda-for-busines... open
https://www.lynda.com/IT-training-tutorials/2057-0.html Links:
- https://learning.linkedin.com/lynda-for-busines... open
- https://learning.linkedin.com/lynda-for-busines... open
- https://learning.linkedin.com/lynda-for-busines... open
https://www.lynda.com/Business-training-tutorials/29-0.html Links:
- https://learning.linkedin.com/lynda-for-busines... open
- https://learning.linkedin.com/lynda-for-busines... open
- https://learning.linkedin.com/lynda-for-busines... open

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Passed: Multiple H1 Tag
Error: No Viewport Meta Tag

It is critical to have your website render good at mobile devices. Use the viewport meta tag to control layout on mobile browsers. Learn more at Mozilla Developers Network page Viewport Meta Tag

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https://www.lynda.com/subject/all

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Passed: Missing Title Tag
Passed: Duplicated Title
Error: No Meta Description Tag

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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https://www.lynda.com/subject/all

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Passed: Duplicated Meta Description
Warning: Broken Resources

Page contains a link or a resource that cannot be accessed (broken). We check for broken images, scripts and CSS styles files. Our robot tries to download each linked resource once. Resources on external websites are also checked. Each resource is checked only once per crawl.

In some cases resources on external websites can be blocked from crawlers in their robots.txt. As we strictly respect robots.txt protocol we cannot check such resources and we notify you by adding this resources into the issue list. If you have too many blocked external resources consider changing your crawler task option Check for Broken Resources to Local resources only value.

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https://www.lynda.com/Developer-training-tutorials/50-0.html Broken resources:
- https://www.lynda.com/Developer-training-tutorials/50-0.html open status code: 401
https://www.lynda.com/IT-training-tutorials/2057-0.html Broken resources:
- https://www.lynda.com/IT-training-tutorials/2057-0.html open status code: 401
https://www.lynda.com/Business-training-tutorials/29-0.html Broken resources:
- https://www.lynda.com/Business-training-tutorials/29-0.html open status code: 401

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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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https://www.lynda.com/IT-training-tutorials/2057-0.html Meta description Watch IT courses, including hundreds of how-to videos about Operating Systems, IT and Hardware, and Networking. Improve your IT skills with experts from lynda.com. length is 163. Recommended between 50 and 160.
https://www.lynda.com/Business-training-tutorials/29-0.html Meta description Business courses cover topics from management, collaboration, productivity, and more from lynda.com. Take our business training to improve your business expertise. length is 163. Recommended between 50 and 160.
https://www.lynda.com/subject/all Meta description length is 0. Recommended between 50 and 160.

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Passed: Incorrect Language Definition
Passed: Missing ALT Attribute
Passed: Use of Flash
Warning: No H1 Tag

Page should define one and only one H1 tag. Headings tags H1, H2, etc define page structure and helps users understand the content of a page more clearly when properly used. Keywords in H1 tag have higher weight that other keywords on the page.

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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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https://www.lynda.com/Developer-training-tutorials/50-0.html Title Developer - Online Courses, Classes, Training, Tutorials on Lynda length is 65. Recommended between 10 and 57.
https://www.lynda.com/IT-training-tutorials/2057-0.html Title IT - Online Courses, Classes, Training, Tutorials on Lynda length is 58. Recommended between 10 and 57.
https://www.lynda.com/Business-training-tutorials/29-0.html Title Business - Online Courses, Classes, Training, Tutorials on Lynda length is 64. 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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https://www.lynda.com/Developer-training-tutorials/50-0.html Detected language: en. Found 238 spelling errors: LinkedIn, Elearning, Mudbox, DAWs, Ableton, Cubase, GarageBand, EDM, FileMaker, AdWords. all
https://www.lynda.com/IT-training-tutorials/2057-0.html Detected language: en. Found 182 spelling errors: lynda, LinkedIn, Elearning, Mudbox, DAWs, Ableton, Cubase, GarageBand, EDM, FileMaker. all
https://www.lynda.com/Business-training-tutorials/29-0.html Detected language: en. Found 262 spelling errors: lynda, LinkedIn, Elearning, Mudbox, DAWs, Ableton, Cubase, GarageBand, EDM, FileMaker. all

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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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https://www.lynda.com/subject/all

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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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https://www.lynda.com/Developer-training-tutorials/50-0.html Actual links: 970, recommended maximum: 100
https://www.lynda.com/IT-training-tutorials/2057-0.html Actual links: 856, recommended maximum: 100
https://www.lynda.com/Business-training-tutorials/29-0.html Actual links: 1094, 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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https://www.lynda.com/Developer-training-tutorials/50-0.html Current: 395487 bytes, recommended: 51200 bytes
https://www.lynda.com/IT-training-tutorials/2057-0.html Current: 371179 bytes, recommended: 51200 bytes
https://www.lynda.com/Business-training-tutorials/29-0.html Current: 425187 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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