about - The Largest Source For Expert Content On The Internet That Helps Users Answer Questions, Solve Problems, Learn Something New Or Find Inspiration.


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(Average Rating 5 Based on 1 rating)
Website: about.com
Google Pagerank: PR0
Alexa: 314
Worth: $7,309,692 USD

Report created at Wednesday 3rd of February 2016 10:53:23 PM

Score of about
Process: 44/44

SEO Result For about.com

Meta Title & Description

Keywords (Optional)
No Keywords

Unique, descriptive titles make better search engine results. If the title is longer than 65 characters, it may be cut off when it is displayed on a search results page.(better between 40 and 50 characters.)
Description more than 10 words and less than 160 characters.(better between 90 and 155 characters.)
Keywords less than 10 phrases.

Google Search




H1 H2 H3 H4 H5 H6
0 2 2 2 2 0
  • <h2> It's Not Too Late to Get Away for Labor Day
  • <h2> 7 Tips to Stay Cool on Hot Weather Walks
  • <h3> Trending in Health
  • <h3> Trending in Home
  • <h4> Trending on About.com
  • <h4> Does the Olympic Cupping Trend Really Work?
  • <h5> We deliver. Get the best of About Today in your inbox.
  • <h5> Thanks, You're in!

Keyword Consistency

Keywords (one word)FreqPercTitleDesc
Keywords (two words)FreqPercTitleDesc
more about1x
expert trending1x
see all1x
you should1x
religion spirituality1x

Text/HTML Ratio

Text/ratio 23.004/519.969Kb. The text to HTML ratio is 4.42%.

Alt Attribute

We found 65 images on about.
25 missing ALT attributes.
No missing TITLE attributes in about. Good

Indexed Pages


Google Bot Last Accces

Lass access: never.

Google+ Publisher

Linking to your Google+ Publisher is missing.

In-Page Links

WWW Resolve

Yes! about redirects to WWW.

IP Canonicalization

Warning! not forwarding to about.com

Link Canonical

Meta Robots

The Meta Robots tag ony supported by Yahoo.


Yes! robots.txt.

XML Sitemap

No! Your website does not exist any sitemap.xml file.

URL Rewrite

Good, the URLs look clean.

Underscores in the URLs

Great! you are not using underscores in your URLs.

If your URL contains underscores the link will look similar to this:



Recommend :http://about.com/-page1.html

Blocking Factors

Iframe: No
Iframe: Yes


about.com Usability


About.com(5 characters)
Update: 19-jun-2015
Registered: 12-mar-1999
Expires: 12-mar-2020

Domain Availability
about.com is already taken.
about.net is already taken.
about.org is already taken.
about.info is already taken.
about.biz is already taken.
Typo Availability


Congratulations! Your website appears to have a favicon.

Apple Icon

Opps! not found apple icon.

Custom 404 Page

Yes, about.com has a custom 404 error page.

Page Size

Page size 523.982 KB (Average is 330 Kb). After optimizing HTML (361.88 KB. About 31% size reduction).

Server Response Time

0.25 second(s) (13.01 KB/s).


Declared: None
Detect: English

Structured Data Markup

Yes! your website has structured data markup.
  • fb:app_id
  • og:type
  • og:site_name
  • og:image
  • fb:pages

Email Privacy

Found email in plain text. obfuscated this email.

about.com Technologies

Server Uptime

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Server Infomation

Hosted IP Address:
Hosted location: Lansing - United States
Location Latitude: 42.732540130615
Location Longitude: -84.555526733398
Zip Code: 48901
Region Name: Michigan
Time Zone: -05:00

Speed Test Website

Score: 64

Redirect Compression Caching Responded Visible ContentRender BlockingImagesJavascriptHtmlCSS
numberResources88 bytes
numberHosts30 bytes
totalRequestBytes25.07 KB
numberStaticResources60 bytes
htmlResponseBytes508.57 KB
overTheWireResponeBytes2.76 MB
cssResponseBytes83.99 KB
imageResponseBytes1.14 MB
javascriptResponseBytes1,017.80 KB
otherResponseBytes2.73 KB
numberJsResources26 bytes
numberCssResources1 byte

Speed Tips

Warring, Gzip disable.
Warring, Remove inline js in your website.
Warring, Remove inline css in your website.
Warring, Remove content script tags and combine in js file.
Perfect, Not using style tags.
Perfect, Not using nested tables.
Perfect, Your website not use deprecated tags.
Perfect, Your website has few Javascript files.
Perfect, Your website has few CSS files.

CSS File

/css/2.23.0/static/css/default/ie8.min.css4.335 bytes4.335 bytes
/css/2.23.0/static/css/default/ie9.min.css0 bytes0 bytes
/static/2.23.0/cache/eNqNU9tuwyAM_aFNfMMqbU_dRVv3AQ44iVWCI9vp5e9HlWZt...85.267 bytes85.267 bytes

Script File

/js/2.23.0/static/js/default/ie8.min.js1.232 bytes1.232 bytes
/static/2.23.0/cache/eNp1kFFuAjEMRC9U1negH_1FaC-QTUwwm8Rb22Ghp2-QWila...44.636 bytes44.636 bytes
/static/2.23.0/cache/eNqNU9tSAjEM_SGHfgOMDzqzOCrq-JrtBraQNmua5fb1Flhw...158.321 bytes158.319 bytes
/js/2.23.0/static/js/default/ie.min.js0 bytes0 bytes


Website not using any analytics service.




Great, encoding is specified: UTF-8.

SSL Certificates

Great, *.about.com SSL secured (HTTPS) Valid From: 06/02/2015 To 06/02/2018.

about.com Promote

Crawl Error

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Website Ranks & Scores

Child Safety: 93/100
Alexa Backlink: 190661
Domain Authority: 91.04
Page Authority: 81.12
DMOZ Listing: No


Mobile Viewport

Yes! your webpage have Meta Viewport.
width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0

Mobile Friendly

Score: of 97% (out of 100). Friendly!

moblie about.com

Social Engagement

Facebook Shares: N/a
Facebook Likes: N/a
Facebook Comments: 0
Google+: 728k
Twitter Count (Tweets): N/a
Linkedin Shares: 5566
Stumble: 13800
Pinterest: N/a


Traffic Estimations

Daily unique visits: 1,365,685
Daily page views: 10,925,480