Report for globalhardware.co.za

Overall7.9

The overall score for this website.

Accessibility9.7

How accessible the website is to mobile and disabled users.

Experience7.8

How satisfying the website is likely to be for users.

Marketing4.3

How well marketed and popular the website is.

Technology8.5

How well designed and built the website is.

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Nibbler tested a sample of 5 pages from this website at 5:38 PM on Oct 16, 2020 (BST).

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Top priorities for website improvement

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  • Make sure that all the pages of this website include a meta description. If you don't include one, Google will choose a sample of text from the page to appear in the search engine result. By including a meta description, you can control how your search engine result will appear. (read more)
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Twitter0.0

This website does not appear to be associated with a Twitter account.

  • This website did not contain a link to Twitter.
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Meta tags3.6

  • All pages include at least some metadata, but only 20.0% of pages have a description meta tag. The description meta data is important as it appears on Google's search result pages.

Meta Tags (name attribute)

Page URLNameContent
globalhardware.co.za/viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
globalhardware.co.za/mobileoptimizedwidth
globalhardware.co.za/handheldfriendlytrue
globalhardware.co.za/apple-mobile-web-app-capableyes
globalhardware.co.za/generatorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)
globalhardware.co.za/about-usviewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
globalhardware.co.za/about-usdescriptionGlobal Vision:Endeavour to become the first choice vendor to the Building Industry. To keep abreast of the ever changing technologies & products by introducing the finest of these to our clients. Our short term goals are to be roofing & carport contractor’s first choice when purchasing IBR sheeting as well as polycarbonate roofsheeting and all structural timber.
globalhardware.co.za/about-usmobileoptimizedwidth
globalhardware.co.za/about-ushandheldfriendlytrue
globalhardware.co.za/about-usapple-mobile-web-app-capableyes
globalhardware.co.za/about-usgeneratorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)
globalhardware.co.za/homeviewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
globalhardware.co.za/homemobileoptimizedwidth
globalhardware.co.za/homehandheldfriendlytrue
globalhardware.co.za/homeapple-mobile-web-app-capableyes
globalhardware.co.za/homegeneratorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)
globalhardware.co.za/specialsviewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
globalhardware.co.za/specialsmobileoptimizedwidth
globalhardware.co.za/specialshandheldfriendlytrue
globalhardware.co.za/specialsapple-mobile-web-app-capableyes
globalhardware.co.za/specialsgeneratorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwareviewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwaremobileoptimizedwidth
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwarehandheldfriendlytrue
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwareapple-mobile-web-app-capableyes
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwaregeneratorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)

Popularity4.2

5,447,712 Most popular website in the world

This website recently saw a slight decrease in popularity.

  • This is the 5,447,712 most popular website in the world.
  • Over the past 3 months, this website has experienced a slight decrease in popularity.

Source: Alexa

Server behavior6.7

Yes404 page

YesCompression

  • This website handles missing pages correctly by sending a 404 HTTP status code.
  • This website was served with GZIP encoding. This is very good because it reduces the loading time of a web page.
  • 3 of the pages of this website return page content with or without a trailing slash on their URLs, but they use a canonical tag to denote the correct version. This is ideal, as search engines will know which version to index.
  • One page of this website returns page content with or without a trailing slash on its URL, but it uses a canonical tag to denote the correct versions. This is usually ideal, as search engines will know which version to index, but there are links on this website which point to the non canonical version.
  • There are different websites on http://www.globalhardware.co.za and http://globalhardware.co.za. This may confuse visitors, who would normally expect the same website on both.
    • You should replace one of the websites with a permanent (HTTP 301) redirect to forward visitors to the other.

Amount of content7.5

Rendering Chart...

  • This website has an average of 303 words per page. The amount of content on a website has been shown to correlate with its search engine ranking.
    • Consider the amount of text on this website and increase it if appropriate.

Images8.0

100% of images have a clearly defined size

69 images are being resized by the browser

Mobile10.0

Mobile screenshot of globalhardware.co.zaTablet screenshot of globalhardware.co.za
  • All of this website appears to be optimised for viewing on a mobile phone or a tablet.

Media specific CSS detected

MediaMin widthMax widthCSS file
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Analytics10.0

100% of pages use analytics

Multiple Analytics Solutions

  • Every page in this website is using some form of analytics software. This is excellent and should allow for a complete analysis of visitor behavior.

Analytics Software Found

Software Name
Google Analytics

Page titles10.0

100% of pages have defined titles

0% of page titles are weak

  • All pages were found to use page titles appropriately. Page titles appear in search results and at the top of the browser's window when visiting the site. Appropriate page titles are particularly important for search engine optimization.

Headings10.0

building doors electrical floors general global hardware materials paint plumbing roofing skirting structural supplies tiles timber windows works

  • All pages were found to use defined headings. This is excellent as it allows visitors and search engines to summarize the content of webpages quickly. Correctly defined headings aid accessibility and are particularly important for search engine optimization.

Page headings detail

URLHeadingLevel
globalhardware.co.za/Global HardwareH1
globalhardware.co.za/Windows and DoorsH4
globalhardware.co.za/Tiles, Floors and SkirtingH4
globalhardware.co.za/Structural TimberH4
globalhardware.co.za/Roofing MaterialsH4
globalhardware.co.za/PaintH4
globalhardware.co.za/General HardwareH4
globalhardware.co.za/Electrical SuppliesH4
globalhardware.co.za/Plumbing SuppliesH4
globalhardware.co.za/Building and Wet WorksH4
globalhardware.co.za/about-usGlobal HardwareH1
globalhardware.co.za/homeGlobal HardwareH1
globalhardware.co.za/homeWindows and DoorsH4
globalhardware.co.za/homeTiles, Floors and SkirtingH4
globalhardware.co.za/homeStructural TimberH4
globalhardware.co.za/homeRoofing MaterialsH4
globalhardware.co.za/homePaintH4
globalhardware.co.za/homeGeneral HardwareH4
globalhardware.co.za/homeElectrical SuppliesH4
globalhardware.co.za/homePlumbing SuppliesH4
globalhardware.co.za/homeBuilding and Wet WorksH4
globalhardware.co.za/specialsGlobal HardwareH1
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwareGlobal HardwareH1
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwareWindows and DoorsH4
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwareTiles, Floors and SkirtingH4
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwareStructural TimberH4
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwareRoofing MaterialsH4
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwarePaintH4
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwareGeneral HardwareH4
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwareElectrical SuppliesH4
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwarePlumbing SuppliesH4
globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardwareBuilding and Wet WorksH4

Printability10.0

100% of pages are optimized for printing

  • All pages of this website appear to be optimized for printing (using CSS).

Media specific CSS detected

MediaMin widthMax widthCSS file
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all980px-globalhardware.co.za/.../bootstrap.css?pz3jzc
only screen-480pxglobalhardware.co.za/.../responsive.custom.css?pz3jzc
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print--globalhardware.co.za/catalog/global-hardware

URL format10.0

  • This website uses appropriate web addresses (URLs) throughout. This is excellent and will help search engine placement, usability and the marketability of this website.

Freshness10.0

Last updated September 25, 2020

  • It looks like this website was last updated on Friday, September 25, 2020. This is good because visitors perceive up-to-date websites as more credible. Websites that are updated regularly are also spidered by search engines more often.
  • To find this information we used the last modified dates reported by this website's server in addition to looking for dates written on each page.

All dates found

DateFileSource
9/25/20globalhardware.co.za/.../11307745_proof4.jpgLast modified header
5/21/20globalhardware.co.za/.../cretusweb_0-1.pngLast modified header
3/11/15globalhardware.co.za/sites/.../blue-gLast modified header
3/11/15globalhardware.co.za/.../blue-mail.pngLast modified header
3/11/15globalhardware.co.za/.../blue-fb.jpgLast modified header
5/8/19globalhardware.co.za/misc/feed.pngLast modified header
4/13/15globalhardware.co.za/.../global_logo_6-01-01_0.pngLast modified header

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