Report for www.homebase.co.uk

Overall9.3

The overall score for this website.

Accessibility9.4

How accessible the website is to mobile and disabled users.

The following tests contribute to this score:

Experience9.2

How satisfying the website is likely to be for users.

Marketing9.2

How well marketed and popular the website is.

Technology9.4

How well designed and built the website is.

Screenshot of www.homebase.co.uk

Nibbler tested a sample of 5 pages from this website at 8:03 AM on Jan 22, 2021 (GMT).

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Top priorities for website improvement

  • Consider the amount of text on this website and increase it if appropriate. (read more)
  • Having mobile optimised HTML is good, but the best way of adapting a website for different screen sizes is to use CSS media queries. (read more)
  • Make sure all headings have content which is relevant to the page of content. (read more)

Amount of content7.8

Rendering Chart...

  • This website has an average of 315 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.

Printability8.0

80% of pages are optimized for printing

Media specific CSS detected

MediaMin widthMax widthCSS file
screen375px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all480px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all560px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
only screen730px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all45.625em-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
screen768px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all768px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
screen769px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all60em-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
only screen988px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all992px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all1025px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all1220px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all1740px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all-45.615emwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
screen-400pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
screen-1024pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
print--www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all-991pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
screen-768pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
only screen500px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen730px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen800px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
all960px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen960px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
all1025px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen1072px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen1921px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
screen-1080pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
all-1024pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
all-800pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen-800pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
screen-800pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen-1024pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
print--www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
all768px1024pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
all-1040pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
get-breakpoint--www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/
screen320px-www.homebase.co.uk/
screen1000px-www.homebase.co.uk/
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/contact-us
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screen320px-www.homebase.co.uk/contact-us
screen1000px-www.homebase.co.uk/contact-us
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screen320px-www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advice
screen1000px-www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advice
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/stores
screen320px-www.homebase.co.uk/stores
screen1000px-www.homebase.co.uk/stores
screen400px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
all480px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
all768px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
screen768px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
all992px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
screen-400pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
all-767pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/secure-basket
screen320px-www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basket
screen1000px-www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basket

Popularity8.2

48,405 Most popular website in the world

This website recently saw a slight decrease in popularity.

  • This is the 48,405 most popular website in the world.
  • Over the past 3 months, this website has experienced a slight decrease in popularity.
  • This website accounts for 99.8% of the Internet traffic to homebase.co.uk and its subdomains.

Source: Alexa

Meta tags8.4

This is how this website will look in Google search listings:

Homebase | DIY That Turns Your House Into A Home 🏠 | Homebase

www.homebase.co.uk/

Turn your house into a home with Homebase. 🏠 Great deals on outdoor living ✓ Extensive outdoor living & DIY collections ✓ Homebase. Feels good to be home

  • All pages include at least some metadata, but only 80.0% of pages have a description meta tag. The description meta data is important as it appears on Google's search result pages.
    • 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.

      Pages with no meta description

Meta Tags (name attribute)

Page URLNameContent
www.homebase.co.uk/viewportwidth=device-width
www.homebase.co.uk/bunnings_country_classUK
www.homebase.co.uk/superfishnofish
www.homebase.co.uk/msvalidate.01C721964D6C3BCD9D98CBB0D564C7EA4F
www.homebase.co.uk/keywordsdiy, homebase
www.homebase.co.uk/descriptionTurn your house into a home with Homebase. 🏠 Great deals on outdoor living ✓ Extensive outdoor living & DIY collections ✓ Homebase. Feels good to be home
www.homebase.co.uk/twitter:cardsummary_large_image
www.homebase.co.uk/twitter:site@Homebase_uk
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usviewportwidth=device-width
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usbunnings_country_classUK
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-ussuperfishnofish
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usmsvalidate.01C721964D6C3BCD9D98CBB0D564C7EA4F
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-uskeywords
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usdescriptionContact Hombase today. Call our customer service team on 0333 003 7084. Find answers to Frequently asked questions about shopping at Homebase.
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-ustwitter:cardsummary_large_image
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-ustwitter:site@Homebase_uk
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceviewportwidth=device-width
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advicebunnings_country_classUK
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advicesuperfishnofish
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advicemsvalidate.01C721964D6C3BCD9D98CBB0D564C7EA4F
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advicekeywords
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advicedescriptionNeed some ideas or advice with your latest home or garden project? Visit Homebase for tips and inspiration to create a transformation in any space.
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advicetwitter:cardsummary_large_image
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advicetwitter:site@Homebase_uk
www.homebase.co.uk/storesviewportwidth=device-width
www.homebase.co.uk/storesbunnings_country_classUK
www.homebase.co.uk/storessuperfishnofish
www.homebase.co.uk/storesmsvalidate.01C721964D6C3BCD9D98CBB0D564C7EA4F
www.homebase.co.uk/storeskeywords
www.homebase.co.uk/storesdescriptionFind your local Homebase store with our store locator. See opening times, directions and information for our over 160 stores across the UK.
www.homebase.co.uk/storestwitter:cardsummary_large_image
www.homebase.co.uk/storestwitter:site@Homebase_uk
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketviewportwidth=device-width
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketbunnings_country_classUK
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketsuperfishnofish
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketmsvalidate.01C721964D6C3BCD9D98CBB0D564C7EA4F
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketkeywords
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketdescription
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketrobotsnoindex,follow
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-baskettwitter:cardsummary_large_image
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-baskettwitter:site@Homebase_uk

Meta Tags (http-equiv attribute)

Page URLNameContent
www.homebase.co.uk/Content-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8
www.homebase.co.uk/X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge,chrome=1
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usContent-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usX-UA-CompatibleIE=edge,chrome=1
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceContent-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceX-UA-CompatibleIE=edge,chrome=1
www.homebase.co.uk/storesContent-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8
www.homebase.co.uk/storesX-UA-CompatibleIE=edge,chrome=1
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketContent-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketX-UA-CompatibleIE=edge,chrome=1

Headings8.5

advice basket bedroom categories category closure comfort consultations contact credit customer design east england entire featured find follow free furniture gardening great half help helpful home homebase ideas inspiration instagram interest ireland kitchen london midlands modular needs northern offers over plus popular price productsfor refresh resources scotland services shop south spend store stores units virtual wales west winter years your

  • 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.
  • A large number headings (29.0%) were found to be empty, or incorrectly defined. Empty or invalid headings are of no value to search engines and make a website less accessible.
    • Make sure all headings have content which is relevant to the page of content.

Page headings detail

URLHeadingLevel
www.homebase.co.uk/HomebaseH1
www.homebase.co.uk/Great offers to refresh your homeH3
www.homebase.co.uk/FREE virtual design consultations from the comfort of your own homeH3
www.homebase.co.uk/Half Price Kitchen UnitsH3
www.homebase.co.uk/Plus 15% off your entire kitchenH3
www.homebase.co.uk/Plus up to 5 years Interest Free CreditH3
www.homebase.co.uk/Helpful advice and productsfor all your winter gardening needsH3
www.homebase.co.uk/20% off when you spend over £500, or 30% off when you spend over £750on Modular Bedroom FurnitureH3
www.homebase.co.uk/Shop by popular categoriesH3
www.homebase.co.uk/Featured on InstagramH3
www.homebase.co.uk/Customer servicesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/ResourcesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/Top categoriesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/About usH4
www.homebase.co.uk/Follow usH4
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usContact usH1
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usHow can we help you?H2
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usCustomer servicesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usResourcesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usTop categoriesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usAbout usH4
www.homebase.co.uk/contact-usFollow usH4
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceIdeas & AdviceH1
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceWinter Inspiration and AdviceH2
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceIdeas & Advice by categoryH3
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceCustomer servicesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceResourcesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceTop categoriesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceAbout usH4
www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-adviceFollow usH4
www.homebase.co.uk/storesStoresH1
www.homebase.co.uk/storesEast of EnglandH2
www.homebase.co.uk/storesLondonH2
www.homebase.co.uk/storesMidlandsH2
www.homebase.co.uk/storesNorthern EnglandH2
www.homebase.co.uk/storesNorthern IrelandH2
www.homebase.co.uk/storesScotlandH2
www.homebase.co.uk/storesSouth East EnglandH2
www.homebase.co.uk/storesSouth West EnglandH2
www.homebase.co.uk/storesWalesH2
www.homebase.co.uk/storesFind a storeH3
www.homebase.co.uk/storesClosure stores:H3
www.homebase.co.uk/storesCustomer servicesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/storesResourcesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/storesTop categoriesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/storesAbout usH4
www.homebase.co.uk/storesFollow usH4
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketBasketH1
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketCustomer servicesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketResourcesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketTop categoriesH4
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketAbout usH4
www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basketFollow usH4

Mobile8.6

Mobile screenshot of www.homebase.co.ukTablet screenshot of www.homebase.co.uk
  • This website delivers a mobile optimized version of the HTML when accessed on a phone. This is good because visitors on a mobile device will be able to access this website easily.
    • Having mobile optimised HTML is good, but the best way of adapting a website for different screen sizes is to use CSS media queries.

Media specific CSS detected

MediaMin widthMax widthCSS file
screen375px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all480px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all560px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
only screen730px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all45.625em-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
screen768px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all768px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
screen769px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all60em-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
only screen988px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all992px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all1025px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all1220px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all1740px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all-45.615emwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
screen-400pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
screen-1024pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
all-991pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
screen-768pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../frontline.min.css
only screen500px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen730px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen800px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
all960px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
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get-breakpoint--www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.css
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/
screen320px-www.homebase.co.uk/
screen1000px-www.homebase.co.uk/
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/contact-us
only screen-599pxwww.homebase.co.uk/contact-us
screen320px-www.homebase.co.uk/contact-us
screen1000px-www.homebase.co.uk/contact-us
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advice
screen320px-www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advice
screen1000px-www.homebase.co.uk/ideas-advice
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/stores
screen320px-www.homebase.co.uk/stores
screen1000px-www.homebase.co.uk/stores
screen400px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
all480px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
all768px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
screen768px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
all992px-www.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
screen-400pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
all-767pxwww.homebase.co.uk/.../basket.min.css
only screen-600pxwww.homebase.co.uk/secure-basket
screen320px-www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basket
screen1000px-www.homebase.co.uk/secure-basket

Images9.4

5% of images have a clearly defined size

1 image is being resized by the browser

Twitter10.0

This website is linked with the Twitter account @Homebase_uk

This website's Twitter account has
62,406 followers

  • This website was found to link the Twitter account Homebase (@Homebase_uk).
  • This website's Twitter account has made 7,023 tweets to 62,406 followers.

Source: Twitter

Server behavior10.0

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.
  • This website follows the best practice of using a permanent (HTTP 301) redirect between URLs with/without trailing slashes. This is ideal.
  • This website follows the best practice of using a permanent (HTTP 301) redirect from http://homebase.co.uk to http://www.homebase.co.uk. This is ideal.

Analytics10.0

100% of pages use analytics

Google Tag Manager

  • Every page in this website is using Google Tag Manager. This is excellent and should allow for a complete analysis of visitor behavior.

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.

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 January 20, 2021

  • It looks like this website was last updated on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. 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
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12/11/20www.homebase.co.uk/.../baseCss.cssLast modified header
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