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    Generated on Wednesday, April 27th 2016 1:15 am

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Traffic Rank

489 most visited website in the World Trend: down (+10)
211 most visited website in US United States
Traffic Rank is provided by Alexa

Visitors Localization

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CountryPercentDomain (ccTLD)Status
US United States50.5%meetup.usNot available.
IN India7.7%meetup.inNot available.
UK United Kingdom5.1%meetup.co.ukNot available.
CA Canada3.6%meetup.caNot available.
CN China3.5%meetup.cnNot available.
Registering country code top level domains (ccTLD) can prevent potential competitors from taking advantage of your primary domain reputation. It is also one of the ways to improve country specific SEO and performance. (http://www.searchenginejournal.com/seo-without-boarders-a-guide-to-international-seo-nick-paterman/60092/)


Perfect, all images have ALT attribute.
Number of images: 1
Missing alt tag: 0
The "alt" attribute provides a text equivalent for the image. If the browser cannot display an image the alt description will be given in its place. Furthermore, some visitors cannot see images as they might be blind in which the alt tag provides a valuable image description. Finally, search engines utilize the alt attribute for image search indexing. (www.w3.org/QA/Tips/altAttribute)


We have found following title:

"Find your people - Meetup"

Length: 27 characters
The <TITLE> element provides a short piece of text describing the document. The title is very important as it shows in the window title bars, bookmarks and search results. Title should be between 60 to 80 characters long. (www.w3.org/QA/Tips/good-titles)

Description Metatag

We have found following description:

"Find Meetups and meet people in your local community who share your interests."

Length: 78 characters
The description attribute should provide a concise explanation of a Web page's content. Also, the description is often displayed on search engine results and can indirectly affect page ranking. (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meta_element#The_description_attribute)

Keywords Metatag

We have found 10 keywords:
  • Saint Louis
  • group
  • club
  • event
  • community
  • local
  • networking
  • meet
  • sharing
  • Meetup
    Length: 75 characters
    The keywords attribute was utilized by search engines to provide more accurate search results. Due to the over usage and spamming the keywords attribute has been phased out and is no longer relevant. Google doesn't use the "keywords" meta tag in web search ranking.

    Text to HTML Ratio

    The Text to HTML ratio is 14.18%
    Original content is by far the single most important element to search engines. Low Text to HTML ratio indicates little content for search engines to index. We consider it to be good practice to have a Text to HTML ratio of at least 10% and ideal above 20%

    Keyword Density & Consistency

    Consistent Keywords % Density # Count T Title D Desc. H <H> A ALT B <b>
    saint louis3.81%45--22--
    user group0.85%10--5--
    meetup group0.68%8--2--
    west county0.34%4--2--
    louis area0.34%4--2--
    louis azure user0.17%2--1--
    azure user group0.17%2--1--
    star trek fans0.17%2--1--
    louis star trek0.17%2--1--
    saint louis full0.17%2--1--

    Warning: Keywords density of above 5% might have negative impact on search engine listing

    Keywords density and consistency are notable factors for optimal page SEO. Preferred keywords should have higher keywords density indicating their importance. Optimally, preferred keywords should also be consistently utilized in multiple essential areas of the page such as title, description meta tag, h1 through h6 headings, alt image attributes, backlinks and internal links anchor text. Keyword density of above 5% is a good indication that the word or phrase appears too many time in the content.


    Yes, 1 inline frame(s) detected.
    It is not recommended to use frames or iframes because they can cause problems for search engines. It is best to avoid frames and inline frames whenever possible (searchenginewatch.com/article/2064573/Search-Engines-and-Frames). If frames must be utilized consider <noframes> tag. (www.w3schools.com/tags/tag_noframes.asp).


    No flash detected.
    Flash and other reach-media technologies should primarily be utilized for decorative purposes. This makes your site more search engine friendly and improves accessibility (support.google.com/webmasters/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=72746#1).


    • 1 <H1>
      • Meetups are
    • 1 <H2>
      • neighbors getting together to learn something, do something, share something…
    • 92 <H3>
      • Women Cyclists of West County (or WC2) STL - Hybrid & Road -
      • St. Louis Java User's Group
      • St. Louis Stay-At-Home Parents Meetup
      • Saint Louis Natural Living & Whole Food Nutrition Meetup
      • Women's Power Networking:Coffee and Contacts™ Kirkwood
      • Experiential Education Exchange
      • SAint Louis Single christian Adventurers (SALSA)
      • Saint Louis Volunteer Group
      • "The Why Not Social Club"
      • CenturyLink St. Louis Users Group
      • The St. Louis WordPress Community
      • All Girls Wanna Have Fun
      • Hiking and backpacking with kids near St Louis, MO
      • St. Louis Star Trek Fans
      • Saint Louis Full Stack Web Development
      • St. Louis Azure User Group
      • St. Louis PowerShell User Group
      • West County Young Professionals
      • STL 'It' Girls
      • MST3K-STL
      • St. Louis Publishers Association (SLPA)
      • St. Louis .NET User Group
      • Backyard Chickens in St. Louis
      • Free SahajaYoga Meditation Classes in St. Louis
      • St. Louis Real Estate Investors Association, Inc.™ STLREIA™
      • Marketing Mindset Alliance
      • The Saint Louis Italian Language Meetup Group
      • Lambda Lounge
      • STL Elm
      • Team LSS Cycling
      • Christian Outdoor Adventures n ST Louis Singles COAST
      • Saint Louis C/C++ Meetup
      • Books on Tap with Kirkwood Public Library
      • Women's Power Networking: Coffee and Contacts™ Creve Coeur
      • STL NodeSchool
      • Desi Connections - STL
      • Saint Louis Unix Users Group (SLUUG)
      • STL Lifewalkers
      • AnimeJunkiesSTL
      • Climate Reality-St. Louis
      • St. Louis INFJ's and NF Friends
      • Couples Connect
      • STL Bible Study
      • Sierra Club Eastern Missouri Group Outdoor Activities
      • The Book Club at the End of the Universe
      • Saint Louis Narcissistic Abuse Support Group
      • Slow Food St. Louis
      • Gateway Society of Dowsers
      • City Voices Chorus: Women's 4-part A cappella harmony
      • St. Louis Area Woman to Woman
      • Saint Louis Cancer Meetup-Powered By Hope
      • "Culture Shock" A FILM SERIES
      • STL Couples Fine Dining Club
      • Avoid The Six Mistakes That Can Destroy Your Business
      • Educating for Social Justice Meetup Group
      • STL Screeners
      • Ladue Cyber Security Small Business Meetup
      • Moolah Shrine Swing Dance Club
      • Sierra Club-Eastern Missouri Group (St. Louis to mid-state)
      • Saint Louis CoderDojo Volunteers
      • Ayn Rand Society of St. Louis
      • St. Louis Jewish Connection
      • Saint Louis Boudoir/Fashion & Glamour Photography
      • St. Louis area nannies.
      • STLPP - St. Louis Professional Partners
      • STL Travel & Hospitality Professionals/Women/Men in Travel
      • Saint Louis Center Sphere Networking
      • Master Hypnotist and Trainer's St. Louis (Metro) Playground
      • Family Members Dealing With Ageing Parents
      • Dog Hobbyist
      • Saint Louis MongoDB User Group
      • Saint Louis Holistic Share
      • Thrive the Movement
      • St. Louis Hypnosis and NLP Education
      • Microsoft Unified Communications User Group - Saint Louis
      • Saint Louis Cloud Foundry Meetup
      • St. Louis Climbers
      • St. Louis Cassandra Users
      • Cloud Computing: AWS, Azure, Google Cloud and OpenStack
      • Photo Resource Meetup
      • Secular Organizations For Sobriety St. Louis
      • Saint Louis Crafts, Creations & Conversations Gals Nite Out
      • Goodstitches Saint Louis
      • Saint Louis LIFEonaire Meetup- Des Peres
      • Saint Louis Ex-Mormons
      • Creatives EXPOsion!--A Focused Group
      • St. Louis Healing Arts Center--Education, Wellness, & Being
      • Saint Louis Keshe Foundation Supporters
      • Write-In St. Louis
      • Saint Louis Animal Trainers and Behavior Consultants
      • Manifesting in the Metaphysical World
    • 0 <H4>
    • 0 <H5>
    • 0 <H6>
    The <h1> to <h6> tags are used to define HTML headings. The <h1> tag should hold the title describing the content of a specific page therefore only one h1 tag is needed per page. There can be any number of h2 - h6 tags but they should be added in order of importance (www.w3schools.com/tags/tag_hn.asp).


    HTML 5
    The <!DOCTYPE> declaration tells the web browser about what version of HTML the page is written in. It is good practice to always add the <!DOCTYPE> declaration to the HTML documents, so that the browser knows what type of document to expect. (www.w3schools.com/tags/tag_DOCTYPE.asp)

    Character Encoding

    UTF-8 (Unicode)
    Covers: Worldwide
    To display an HTML page correctly, the browser must know what character-set to use (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Character_encodings_in_HTML).


    Declared Language: en (English)
    Language Attribute: en (English)
    The HTML "lang" attributes and language metatag define the base language to be used for displaying text and characters on a Website.

    W3C Markup Validation

    Status: FAILED [8 errors, 2 warning(s)]
    It is good practice to use valid HTML/XHTML markup as it ensures that the search engines can read the website correctly as well as it improves cross browser compatibility (W3C Markup Validation Service).

    Deprecated HTML elements

    Good, no deprecated elements found.
    A deprecated element is one that has been outdated by newer constructs. Deprecated elements may become obsolete in future versions of HTML so it is recommended not to use them. (webdesign.about.com/od/htmltags/a/bltags_deprctag.htm)

    Nested HTML Tables

    Great, no nested tables detected.
    In general it is not recommended to use nested tables or to utilize tables for page layout. Nested tables are known to cause performance issues due to increased HTML size and rendering time. It is better to use CSS layout instead.

    Web Analytics

    Yes, we have detected following web anlytics tools:
    • Google analytics icon Google™ Analytics
    Web Analytics Tools collect and measure information about visitor activity on a website. Well interpreted web traffic data is invaluable in determining a successfully web strategy and assessing the effectiveness of a website. At a minimum, we recommend to utilize at least one web analytics tool.


    A robots.txt file restricts access to search engine robots that crawl the web. (www.robotstxt.org/robotstxt.html)

    XML Sitemap

    Found following XML sitemap(s):
    Sitemaps inform search engines about pages available for crawling. In its simplest form, a Sitemap is an XML file that lists URLs for a site along with additional metadata about each URL. XML sitemap should help search engines to crawl the site more intelligently. (http://www.sitemaps.org/protocol.html)

    Mobile Rendering

    Mobile internet usage has been exceeding PC's since 2014 and growing so it is critical for pages to render correctly on mobile devices.

    Mobile Optimization

    Mobile PageSpeed analyzes webpages and evaluates its performance while providing suggestions on reducing page load times. Google is incorporating website speed in search ranking (http://www.mattcutts.com/blog/site-speed)

    Mobile Experience

    Mobile users have now become a critical part of online visits. Making the website mobile friendly is no longer an option but rather necessity. (https://developers.google.com/webmasters/smartphone-sites/)


    The Favicon is a small icon associated with a website. The Favicon is important because it is displayed next to the website's URL in the address bar of the browser as well as in bookmarks and shortcuts. (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Favicon)

    Custom 404 Error Page

    Yes, custom 404 error page detected.
    A 404 is a standard http response code for a resource that cannot be located on the server. Webservers usually return a "404 Not Found" error page for non-existing pages. Unfortunately, these default error pages are very generic and a not very user friendly, therefore, using a custom 404 error page is highly recommended.

    Process of returning http status code "200 OK" for a non-existent page or redirecting users to another url is called soft 404. Soft 404 errors are problematic for search engines and are not advisable. (https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/181708)


    Print-friendly pages are designed to fit on an 8.5"x11" or A4 sheet and usually include only the content of the page, along with source information. (webdesign.about.com/od/printerfriendly/a/aa041403a.htm)

    W3C CSS Validation

    Status: FAILED [225 error(s)]
    It is recommended to use valid CSS to ensure that the website displays correctly. (W3C CSS Validation Service).

    Page Rank

    PR: 0 out of 10 (Very Poor)
    PageRank is Google's measure of the importance of a page. It is based on complex algorithmes evaluating page content, authority, keyword density, back links, traffic, demand and more. (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PageRank)

    Indexed Pages

    Estimated number of pages indexed by Google™: about 20,000K
    Estimated number of pages indexed by Bing™: about 2,000K
    The higher number of indexed pages the more content search engines can index, which increases overall value of the website. (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Search_engine_indexing)

    Domain Age

    Your domain was registerd for the first time: 17 years, 8 months, 7 days ago.
    Age of the domain is one of the many signals that search engines utilize for ranking. Brand new domains generally have more difficult time to rank high for the first few months. (http://www.coconutheadphones.com/does-domain-agematter)

    Domain Expiration

    Your domain expires in: 3 months, 22 days, 22 hours.
    Domain expiration far in to the future is considered a good practice as it promotes confidence in your website, decreases chances of losing domain and in certain cases might help with search engine ranking. (https://www.hover.com/blog/three-reasons-to-renew-your-domain-names-for-five-years/)

    IP Canonicalization

    No, your site's IP does not redirect to meetup.com.
    Some web spiders index websites using IP as well as domain name which can cause duplicate content if there is no IP Canonicalization. (www.mattcutts.com/blog/seo-advice-url-canonicalization)

    URL Canonicalization

    Yes, both the www.meetup.com and meetup.com resolve to the same URL.
    Warning: Current redirect is "HTTP/1.1 302 Found" but it should be "HTTP/1.1 301 Moved Permanently"
    Domain name with WWW and without can be considered as different pages causing duplicate content for search engines. (www.mattcutts.com/blog/seo-advice-url-canonicalization)

    Page Speed

    Google Page Speed score: 66% (Average)
    Rq. Requests Hst. Hosts LT Load time Html Img Images JS JavaScript CSS F Flash O Other PS Page Size
    124162.10s198.32 KB2.05 MB628.66 KB340.57 KB0 B670 B3.19 MB

    Avoid landing page redirects
    Enable compression
    Leverage browser caching
    Reduce server response time
    Minify CSS
    Minify HTML
    Minify JavaScript
    Eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in above-the-fold content
    Optimize images
    Prioritize visible content

    Subscribe for more details
    PageSpeed analyzes webpages and evaluates its performance while providing suggestions on reducing page load times. Google is now incorporating website speed in search ranking (http://www.mattcutts.com/blog/site-speed)

    Server Information

    Server IP:
    Server Location:
    US -, -

    Name Server 1:
    lisa.ns.cloudflare.com (
    Name Server 2:
    tom.ns.cloudflare.com (
    Your server's IP address and location have minor impact on the country specific SEO. It is recommend to host the website in the country where the number of vistors is desired to be the highest. Search engines take the geolocation of a server into account. (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXt23AXlJJU)


    Issued To:
    Common Name (CN):
    Common Name (CN):
    thawte SSL CA - G2
    Oranization (O):
    thawte, Inc.
    Period of Validity
    Begins On:
    Expires On:
    Google™ is now treating HTTPS as a ranking signal. HTTPS is a secure web protocol that allows for encrypted communication between website and the client. HTTPS protocol requires your website to have an SSL certificate, which can be purchased from a Certificate Authority (CA) or SSL vendor. (http://googleonlinesecurity.blogspot.in/2014/08/https-as-ranking-signal_6.html).

    Safe Browsing

    Safe Browsing is a service provided by Google that enables applications to check URLs against Google's constantly updated lists of suspected phishing and malware pages. If your site is marked as unsafe see our guide on how to fix websites blocked by google safe browsing

    Spam Blacklist

    Good, your IP is not blacklisted.
    Spammer directories provide lists of IPs from which spam distribution is reported. Emails sent from the blocked IPs are subject to closer scrutiny and are much less likely to be delivered. For email campaigns it is recommended to utilize professional email services to ensure that your website IP is not blocked. (www.stopforumspam.com)

    Email Address Obfuscation

    There are 2 emails in plain text on the webpage:
    • [email protected]
    • [email protected]
    It is recommended to obfuscate email addresses posted in public. This prevents email addresses from being automatically harvested by spam bots which helps to decrease number of unsolicited emails. See our email obfuscation techniques guide for more details.

    Directory Browsing

    Great, your server has directory browsing disabled.
    Protect Webserver directories from unwanted browsing. To enhance security, directory browsing should be disabled unless you have a specific reason to enable it. If you enable directory browsing, make sure that you only enable it on the particular directory or directories that you want to share. (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc731109)

    Whois Privacy

    No contact information available.
    Whois Privacy is a service that prevents domain owner contact information from being displayed in the publicly available Whois records. This can help to cut down on unwanted spam but utilizing Whois privacy should be evaluated against business model and branding strategy.

    Server Signature

    Good, your server does not provide version information.
    Attackers can utilize server signature versioning information to their advantage therefore it is recommended to disable it when possible. (Disable server signature for Apache or IIS).