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Traffic Rank

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5,236 most visited website in the World Trend: down (+331)
2,456 most visited website in US United States
Traffic Rank is provided by Alexa

Visitors Localization

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CountryPercentDomain (ccTLD)Status
US United States37.1%thenextweb.usNot available.
IN India10.4%thenextweb.inNot available.
CN China4.6%thenextweb.cnNot available.
JP Japan4.3%thenextweb.jpNot available.
UK United Kingdom4.2%thenextweb.co.ukNot 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. (www.searchenginejournal.com/seo-without-boarders-a-guide-to-international-seo-nick-paterman/60092/)

Images

accessibilitySEO-content
We have located images with missing ALT attribute.
Number of images: 10
Missing alt tag: 4

List of images with missing ALT attributes:

  • https://index.tnwcdn.com/images/b38870c6a4a9fe6fb80ce7cf067ebef9d4e1240d.jpg
  • https://index.tnwcdn.com/images/0ef015072efddd034be1c11665fe0738578b984f.jpg
  • https://index.tnwcdn.com/images/cd541838d119f553a7bf342021a7e539669c8480.jpg
  • https://index.tnwcdn.com/images/d10e9ce8e94c41aab06ef864fb1ebbfbb2fafb5a.jpg
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)

Title

SEO-content
We have found following title:

"TNW"

Length: 3 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

SEO-content
We have found following description:

"Original and proudly opinionated perspectives on remarkable stories for Generation T"

Length: 84 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.

Keywords Metatag

SEO-content
No Keywords Found.
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

SEO-content
The Text to HTML ratio is 12.41%
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

SEO-content
Consistent Keywords % Density # Count T Title D Desc. H <H> A ALT B <b>
latest1.57%15--13--
new1.36%13--12--
blockchain1.04%10--10--
most0.94%9--9--
popular0.94%9--9--
off0.94%9--1--
tech0.84%8--6--
tnw0.73%71-2--
next0.73%7--13-
cryptocurrency0.63%6--6--
most popular0.94%9--9--
abhimanyu ghoshal0.52%5-----
lifetime subscription0.42%4--4--
next web0.42%4-----
brain cell0.31%3--3--
cell discovery could0.31%3--3--
brain cell discovery0.31%3--3--
discovery could help0.31%3--3--
could help scientists0.31%3--3--
help scientists understand0.31%3--3--
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 6% can indicate that the word or a phrase appears too many time in the content.

Frames

accessibilitySEO-content
No frames detected. We found 2 inline frame(s).
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).

Flash

accessibilitytechnologySEO-content
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).

Headings

SEO-content
  • 0 <H1>
  • 19 <H2>
    • Have a cookie
    • Google rebrands its Tez payments app to Google Pay in India, adds instant loans
    • Here’s why mosquitoes bite some people more than others
    • Now is not the best time to buy Nvidia’s pricey new GeForce RTX graphics cards
    • Toyota teams up with Uber to build self-driving cabs in $500m deal
    • Latest news
    • Latest funding rounds on Index.co
    • Hard Fork
    • Apps
    • Gear
    • Tech
    • Creative
    • Contributors
    • Insights
    • Launch
    • Distract
    • Latest deals
    • Treat yourself
    • Who are you?
  • 11 <H3>
    • Microsoft is using blockchain to curb spam calls in India
    • This Instagram account documents the disturbing truth of online dating as a woman
    • Report: Apple has three iPhones on the way but struggled to name them
    • Brain cell discovery could help scientists understand consciousness
    • This company wants to put manga and anime on the blockchain
    • To fight the talent shortage, train your current employees
    • Zuckerberg (not Mark) signs on to advise a major cryptocurrency exchange
    • Samsung's new tech further blurs the line between banks and blockchain
    • Streets of Rage 4 will revive the iconic 90s brawler with fresh graphics and mechanics
    • Stay tuned
    • Help us out
  • 78 <H4>
    • Toyota teams up with Uber to build self-driving cabs in $500m deal
    • Streets of Rage 4 will revive the iconic 90s brawler with fresh graphics and mechanics
    • Study: Air pollution responsible for 'huge' drop in intelligence
    • Report: Apple has three iPhones on the way but struggled to name them
    • Concept art offers a glimpse at a futuristic new MacBook Pro
    • Brain cell discovery could help scientists understand consciousness
    • Handwritten gaming notes are pure nostalgia
    • The Pixel 3's single rear camera is a missed opportunity
    • ZestMoney
    • $13.4M
    • Shadowfax
    • $22M
    • Ignitia Ltd
    • $1.1M
    • PIRS Capital
    • $10M
    • Samsung's new tech further blurs the line between banks and blockchain
    • Microsoft is using blockchain to curb spam calls in India
    • Zuckerberg (not Mark) signs on to advise a major cryptocurrency exchange
    • North Korea will reportedly host its own cryptocurrency and blockchain conference
    • PSA: Major EOS bug makes it possible to steal valuable resources directly from users
    • Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent block cryptocurrency forums and trading in China's latest crackdowns
    • Google rebrands its Tez payments app to Google Pay in India, adds instant loans
    • This Instagram account documents the disturbing truth of online dating as a woman
    • It took Facebook months to ban this shady app after Cambridge Analytica
    • The Spoke wants to build a human-powered recommendations network
    • Microsoft reportedly wants to rent out Xboxes to gamers for a monthly fee
    • Facebook pulls its Onavo Protect VPN app from Apple's App Store
    • The Pixel 3's single rear camera is a missed opportunity
    • OPPO's new R17 phone has a teensy-tiny, itsy-bitsy little notch
    • Could Sony's new aibo be the harbinger of the Apocalypse?
    • The Flair Espresso Maker brews great coffee for cheap - no electricity needed
    • I played the new Pokemon game and I'm ready to fucking go
    • Report: The Pixel 3's second front camera will be used for 'Super Selfies'
    • Now is not the best time to buy Nvidia's pricey new GeForce RTX graphics cards
    • Toyota teams up with Uber to build self-driving cabs in $500m deal
    • Study: Air pollution responsible for 'huge' drop in intelligence
    • Concept art offers a glimpse at a futuristic new MacBook Pro
    • Brain cell discovery could help scientists understand consciousness
    • University debuts advanced degree program for asteroid mining
    • This decentralized Reddit copycat lets you buy upvotes with Bitcoin
    • Review: Double Fine's GNOG is a wonderfully puzzling VR experience
    • When life gives you lemons, make a video of it rolling down a hill and get 4M views on Twitter
    • Embarrassment can make you a better designer
    • How can we use coding more creatively? Artist and hacker Zach Lieberman will be taking all your questions
    • CryptoKitties finally finds a real use-case in charity auction for sea turtles
    • Origami can make UI/UX designers better
    • Here’s the tech that fuels your YouTube binges
    • Data restrictions don’t have to spell disaster for companies
    • Now is the perfect time for foreign developers to focus on the Chinese app market
    • Don’t send push notifications unless you understand your customer
    • Censorship machines removed my article warning people about censorship machines
    • North Korea will reportedly host its own cryptocurrency and blockchain conference
    • PSA: Major EOS bug makes it possible to steal valuable resources directly from users
    • Never-ending Ethereum ‘exit scam’ actually ends, paying $2.8M to anonymous winner
    • Indiegogo quietly canceled its first ICO after raising $5.2 million
    • SEC should keep rejecting all Bitcoin ETF proposals — at least for now
    • UK government’s blockchain plans sound a lot like ‘1984’
    • World Bank kicks off its $73M blockchain bond experiment next week
    • Bitmain's new water-cooled cryptocurrecy miner is obvs 'inspired' by YouTube
    • Tinder launches a new dating service for college students in the US
    • Revolut launches Metal debit card that gives 'cashback' in cryptocurrency
    • Steam's answer to Twitch is now live
    • Decentralized Wikipedia rival ditches Ethereum to launch on the EOS blockchain
    • Handwritten gaming notes are pure nostalgia
    • Stingy with your Instagram likes? Us too
    • Student arrested for posting vid of himself shooting AR zombies in school
    • This Redditor with over 200 copies of Sneak King is a glutton for punishment
    • Fortnite motivates players to turn on 2FA with a funky new emote
    • This site generates the LinkedIn InMail of your nightmares
    • IDrive Unlimited Mobile Backup: Lifetime Subscription
    • The Ultimate Guide To Google AdWords 2018
    • VPN Unlimited: Lifetime Subscription
    • The Project Management (CAPM®) Certification Training Bundle
    • Google Cloud Mastery Bundle
    • eLearnExcel & eLearnOffice School: Lifetime Subscription Bundle
    • uTalk Language Education: Lifetime Subscription (Choose 6 Languages)
    • The Essential MATLAB & Simulink Bundle
  • 29 <H5>
    • Sections
    • About TNW
    • TNW Sites
    • Apps
    • World
    • Tech
    • Tech
    • Series A
    • Series C
    • Venture Capital
    • Debt financing
    • Most popular
    • Latest
    • Most popular
    • Latest
    • Most popular
    • Latest
    • Most popular
    • Latest
    • Most popular
    • Latest
    • Most popular
    • Latest
    • Most popular
    • Latest
    • Most popular
    • Latest
    • Most popular
    • Latest
  • 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).

Doctype

technologyvalidity
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

technologyvalidity
UTF-8 (Unicode)
Covers: Worldwide
To display an HTML page correctly, the browser must know what character-set to use.

Language

usability
Declared Language: en-us (English)
Language Attribute: en-us (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

validity
Status: FAILED [10 errors, 1 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

technologyvalidity
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.

Nested HTML Tables

accessibilitytechnology
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

technology
Yes, we have detected following web analytics 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.

robots.txt

SEO
Yes, https://thenextweb.com/robots.txt

Your robots.txt file is blocking search engines access to parts of the website.

User-agent: *
  • Disallow: *?p=*
  • Disallow: /wp-includes/
  • Disallow: /wp-login.php
See all 23 disallow directives
A robots.txt file restricts access to search engine robots that crawl the web. (www.robotstxt.org/robotstxt.html)

XML Sitemap

SEO
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. (www.sitemaps.org/protocol.html)

Accessibility Check

accessibility
WCAG 2.0 (AA) Conformance Test: FAILED [150 error(s)]
  1. Anchor contains no text.
    [Line 318, Col 17] <a href="#"><i class="icon icon--cookie"></i></a>
    Add text to the a element or the title attribute of the a element or, if an image is used within the anchor, add Alt text to the image.
  2. i (italic) element used.
    [Line 318, Col 29] <i class="icon icon--cookie"></i>
    Replace your i elements with em or strong.
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Following Web accessibility standards while developing a website can help users with specific needs, such as visually impaired, motor/mobility, auditory, seizures, as well as cognitively and intellectually impaired disabilities. Some of these fixes include general seo applications like Alt tags, Form labels, fixing empty links and adding alternative text. To read more about accessibility guidelines follow this link Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Overview.

Mobile Rendering

mobile
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

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

Mobile Experience

mobileusability
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/)

Favicon

usability
Good, a hi-resolution (192x192) favicon found.
Excellent, apple touch icon found.
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.

Custom 404 Error Page

usability
Yes, custom 404 error page detected.
A 404 is a standard http response code for a resource that cannot be located on the server. Web servers 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)

Printability

usability
Could not locate print-friendly CSS.
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.

W3C CSS Validation

validity
Status: FAILED [57 error(s)]
It is recommended to use valid CSS to ensure that the website displays correctly. (W3C CSS Validation Service).

Domain Age

SEO-Authority
Your domain was registerd for the first time: 10 years, 26 days, 9 hours 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.

Domain Expiration

SEO-Authority
Your domain expires in: 1 year, 11 months, 4 days.
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

SEO
No, your site's IP 23.253.39.215 redirects to 23.253.39.215 instead of thenextweb.com.
Some web spiders index websites using IP as well as domain name which can cause duplicate content if there is no IP Canonicalization.

URL Canonicalization

SEO
Yes, both the www.thenextweb.com and thenextweb.com resolve to the same URL.
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

performanceSEO
Google Page Speed score: 82% (High)
Rq. Requests Hst. Hosts LT Load time Html Img Images JS JavaScript CSS F Flash O Other PS Page Size
175653.32s208.03 KB1.3 MB1.04 MB223.54 KB0 B92.72 KB2.85 MB

RecommendationImpact
Avoid landing page redirects
None
Enable compression
Low
Leverage browser caching
Medium
Reduce server response time
None
Minify CSS
None
Minify HTML
Low
Minify JavaScript
Low
Eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in above-the-fold content
High
Optimize images
Medium
Prioritize visible content
None

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

Server Information

security

ISP:
Rackspace Hosting
Server IP:
23.253.39.215
Server Location:
US COLORADO, Parker

Name Server 1:
ns1.p03.dynect.net (208.78.70.3)
Name Server 2:
ns2.p03.dynect.net (204.13.250.3)
Name Server 3:
ns3.p03.dynect.net (208.78.71.3)
Name Server 4:
ns4.p03.dynect.net (204.13.251.3)
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. (www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXt23AXlJJU)

HTTPS (SSL)

security
Issued To:
Common Name (CN):
*.thenextweb.com
Issuer:
Common Name (CN):
COMODO RSA Domain Validation Secure Server CA
Oranization (O):
COMODO CA Limited
Period of Validity
Begins On:
02/24/2017
Expires On:
05/19/2019
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. (security.googleblog.com/2014/08/https-as-ranking-signal_6.html).

Safe Browsing

security
Yes
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

security
Good, your IP 23.253.39.215 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

security
Great, this webpage does not contain email addresses displayed in plain text.
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

security
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. (https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc731109)

Whois Privacy

security
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

security
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.