Technical Website Audit

The best way to find and fix website SEO issues

Our Technical Website Audit uses a powerful website crawler that analyses the health of your website. It provides a list of issues that makes it easy to see where your site needs improvement. Fixing these issues will help boost your website SEO. Technical Website Audit is part of our suite of search engine optimisation services that improve your SEO.

Technical Website Audit

Maintain your site health with a technical website audit

It’s a fact that errors creep into web pages over time. Even new websites often have technical issues overlooked by developers. Technical errors can result in underperformance of your website and frustration for your visitors. Ultimately this affects your website SEO and ability to rank well in search engines like Google. Keeping on top of your website health can be time-consuming, especially when you have other priorities. It’s time to fix this with a technical website audit.

Find and fix errors

Find technical problems with your pages and missing or misconfigured components.

Speed up your website

Identify issues on your website that are preventing optimal performance and speed.

Boost your SEO

Quickly find problems that have a direct impact on your website SEO performance.

Make happy customers

Find issues that interfere with the user experience and lead to customer frustration.

Comprehensive website testing

Over 130 technical SEO checks

Perform a comprehensive technical website audit, find and fix on-site issues, and improve your Google rankings. Our tool scans websites for over 130 technical and SEO mistakes.

130+

technical SEO checks

  • Hreflang conflicts within page source code
  • Pages returning 5XX status code
  • Pages don't have title tags
  • Issues with duplicate title tags
  • Pages with duplicate content issues
  • Broken internal links
  • Pages couldn't be crawled
  • Pages couldn't be crawled (DNS resolution issues)
  • Pages couldn't be crawled (incorrect URL formats)
  • Broken internal images
  • Pages with duplicate meta descriptions
  • Format errors in robots.txt file
  • Format errors in sitemap.xml files
  • Incorrect pages found in sitemap.xml
  • Pages with a WWW resolve issue
  • Pages with no viewport tag
  • Size of HTML on a page is too large
  • AMP pages with no canonical tag
  • Issues with hreflang values
  • Pages returning 4XX status code
  • Issues with incorrect hreflang links
  • Non-secure pages
  • Issues with expiring or expired certificate
  • Issues with old security protocol
  • Issues with incorrect certificate name
  • Issues with mixed content
  • No redirect or canonical to HTTPS homepage from HTTP
  • Redirect chains and loops
  • Pages with a broken canonical link
  • Pages with multiple canonical URLs
  • Pages with a meta refresh tag
  • Issues with broken internal JavaScript and CSS files
  • Subdomains don’t support secure encryption algorithms
  • Sitemap.xml files are too large
  • Links couldn't be crawled (incorrect URL formats)
  • Pages with slow load speed
  • Pages with duplicate title tags
  • Pages with too much text within the title tags
  • Pages without enough text within the title tags
  • Pages with low text-HTML ratio
  • Pages without meta descriptions
  • Pages with duplicate H1 and title tags
  • Pages without an h1 heading
  • Pages with an underscore in the URL

  • Sitemap.xml not indicated in robots.txt
  • Pages with a low word count
  • Pages with temporary redirects
  • Images without alt attributes
  • Broken external images
  • Pages with too many parameters in their URLs
  • Pages with no hreflang and lang attributes
  • Pages without character encoding declared
  • Pages without doctype declared
  • Pages using Flash
  • Pages containing frames
  • Broken external links
  • Internal links containing nofollow attribute
  • Pages with too many on-page links
  • Sitemap.xml not found
  • Subdomains don't support SNI
  • Homepage does not use HTTPS encryption
  • HTTP URLs in sitemap.xml for HTTPS site
  • Links on HTTPS pages leading to HTTP page
  • Uncompressed pages
  • Issues with blocked internal resources in robots.txt
  • Issues with uncompressed JavaScript and CSS files
  • Issues with uncached JavaScript and CSS files
  • Pages have a JavaScript and CSS total size that is too large
  • Pages use too many JavaScript and CSS files
  • Issues with unminified JavaScript and CSS files
  • Pages that need more than 3 clicks to be reached
  • Outgoing external links containing no follow attributes
  • Subdomains don't support HSTS
  • URLs longer than 200 characters
  • Pages with more than one H1 tag
  • Robots.txt not found
  • Pages with hreflang language mismatch issues
  • Pages that were blocked from crawling
  • Orphaned pages (in sitemap)
  • Pages blocked by X-Robots-Tag: noindex HTTP header
  • Issues with blocked external resources in robots.txt
  • Issues with broken external JavaScript and CSS files
  • URLs with a permanent redirect
  • Links with no anchor text
  • Links with non-descriptive anchor text
  • Pages with only one incoming internal link
  • Resources are formatted as page link

Technical Website Audit Support

Here to help, if you need it

Many users can make website changes on their own, but we understand that working with technology isn’t for everyone. If you’re not sure how to fix an issue in your technical website audit, you can hire us to help.

Fix website issues yourself

Receive regular reporting on technical website issues so you can find and fix problems.

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Let us fix website issues for you

Hire us to work on all your website issues, or only those you need help with.

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Site health

Find out your site health score

Your site health score from your technical website audit is based on the number of errors and warnings that are found in pages crawled on your website. The higher the score, the better your site performs.

Issues
Warnings
Notices

Website audit reporting

Comprehensive reporting, direct to your inbox

Weekly reporting

Receive detailed website audit reports delivered direct to your inbox every week. If you need more frequent reporting,  contact us for custom pricing.

Website health at a glance

The report dashboard shows your site health score and a count of crawled pages that are healthy, broken, have issues, are redirected or blocked.

Issue prioritisation

Easily understand what your priorities should be. Website audit issues are grouped into errors, warnings and notices. Pay attention to errors first, move on to fix warnings, then notices.

Learn how to fix problems

Get details of every problem and what needs to be done to fix it. With clear explanations, you'll also learn about technical website issues and search engine optimisation as you go.

Locate every issue, every time

Get detailed reporting of every issue and every page affected. You'll know exactly what each problem is and have a full list of URLs where each issue occurs on your website.

Track your progress

On site audit subscription plans, track your progress toward a perfect website with issue history charts. See the impact of your fixes and identify new issues as they occur.

Check the health of your website

Free website health check

No matter what type of website you have, it’s essential to keep organised and maintain good health, especially for search engine optimisation. We’ll complete a free website health check on up to 500 pages and let you know if there are any issues so you can decide if a full website audit is needed.

    Website audit plans

    Choose from a single audit or monthly and annual subscriptions

    Whether you just want a single website audit or comprehensive ongoing monitoring of your website health, we have plans to suit.

    Single website audit

    Get a one-time technical website audit with no subscription or ongoing commitments. You can purchase more website audita at any time.

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    Website audit subscription

    Get ongoing monitoring of your website health and a weekly report direct to your inbox. Receive a discount for annual commitments.

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    Subscriptions

    Upgrade, downgrade or unsubscribe at any time

    Upgrades and downgrades

    You can upgrade or downgrade a plan at any time through self-service subscription management in your account. Payments for upgrades are pro-rated so you only pay the difference. For downgrades, your current service will continue until the end of your billing period.

    Cancellations

    You can cancel a subscription at any time through self-service subscription management in your account, or by contacting us. Your current service will continue until the end of your current billing period.

    Payment

    Secure card payments with Stripe

    We accept cards that have the Visa, Mastercard or American Express logo. Payments are secured by Stripe who are certified with the highest grade of payment processing security.

    PCI DSS Level 1 certification

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    Simple pricing for every need

    Stop the guesswork and find out exactly what’s holding your website back from ranking with a technical website audit. Even a minor change on your website can have a big impact. Regular monitoring of your website health means you’ll be able to verify the fixes you’ve made and identify new issues when they occur.

    Basic

    Up to 200 web pages
    $35AUD per month
    • 130+ SEO and technical checks performed
    • 4 scans per month
    • 200 page limit per scan
    • Weekly PDF report
    • Self-service subscription management
    • Prepaid annual commitment

    Plus

    Up to 2,000 web pages
    $75AUD per month
    • 130+ SEO and technical checks performed
    • 4 scans per month
    • 2,000 page limit per scan
    • Weekly PDF report
    • Self-service subscription management
    • Prepaid annual commitment

    Enterprise

    Up to 20,000 web pages
    $145AUD per month
    • 130+ SEO and technical checks performed
    • 4 scans per month
    • 20,000 page limit per scan
    • Weekly PDF report
    • Self-service subscription management
    • Prepaid annual commitment

    Basic

    Up to 200 web pages
    $50AUD per month
    • 130+ SEO and technical checks performed
    • 4 scans per month
    • 200 page limit per scan
    • Weekly PDF report
    • Self-service subscription management
    • Switch plans or cancel at any time

    Plus

    Up to 2,000 web pages
    $90AUD per month
    • 130+ SEO and technical checks performed
    • 4 scans per month
    • 2,000 page limit per scan
    • Weekly PDF report
    • Self-service subscription management
    • Switch plans or cancel at any time

    Enterprise

    Up to 20,000 web pages
    $160AUD per month
    • 130+ SEO and technical checks performed
    • 4 scans per month
    • 20,000 page limit per scan
    • Weekly PDF report
    • Self-service subscription management
    • Switch plans or cancel at any time

    Basic

    Up to 200 web pages
    $45AUD
    • 130+ SEO and technical checks performed
    • 1 scan
    • 200 page limit
    • 1 PDF report
    • No ongoing commitment

    Plus

    Up to 2,000 web pages
    $75AUD
    • 130+ SEO and technical checks performed
    • 1 scan
    • 2,000 page limit
    • 1 PDF report
    • No ongoing commitment

    Enterprise

    Up to 20,000 web pages
    $125AUD
    • 130+ SEO and technical checks performed
    • 1 scan
    • 20,000 page limit
    • 1 PDF report
    • No ongoing commitment

    Need more frequent scans or a bigger plan? Contact us for custom pricing.

    Search Engine Optimisation

    Our SEO strategy is a complete SEO services toolkit

    Search Engine Optimisation isn’t about clicks and traffic. It’s about real results from SEO that generate revenue for your business, without reliance on paid advertising like Google Ads. Our SEO services use techniques based on real data — facts that guide our decisions and maximise outcomes. The highest value from SEO occurs when your entire digital strategy is aligned and works cohesively to provide relevant content and consistent messaging about your unique business and brand.

    SEO Agency

    Initial SEO review

    Understand where your business is now and begin to identify critical SEO success factors.

    Keyword research

    Perform keyword research to identify opportunities for your business to gain quality traffic.

    Competitor analysis

    Identify your most significant competitors and understand the challenges to overcome.

    Data and analytics

    Implement Google Analytics, Google Search Console, Google Tag Manager and SEO tools.

    Track keyword performance

    Understand how you rank in search today and track your performance into the future.

    Keyword Position Tracking

    Find and fix website issues

    Ensure your website is free of issues and errors that can hold back SEO performance.

    Technical Website Audit

    Create a great website experience

    Resolve website shortcomings for a more useful experience that prevents user frustration.

    User Experience Audit

    Claim local business listings

    Be seen in trusted directories that give an SEO advantage in location-based searches.

    Local SEO Listing Management

    Optimise for local search

    Location-based keywords, tags and hashtags, Google My Business, NAP and online reviews.

    Local SEO

    Speed up your website

    Nobody likes a slow website. Neither do search engines. Page speed is a critical factor for SEO.

    Site Speed Optimisation

    Publish great content

    Content creation is key to SEO success. Keywords, tone of voice, readability and originality.

    Content Optimisation

    Optimise social media share links

    Control custom images and text on page links shared by users on their social media.

    Open Graph Implementation

    Grab attention in search results

    Make your business stand out by implementing structured data to produce richer search results.

    Rich Results Implementation

    Optimise social profiles

    Social media is an extension of your brand. Ensure accuracy, completeness and consistency.

    Social Media Audit

    Encourage quality inbound links

    Outreach to source quality backlinks from authoritative domains in your niche.

    Link Building

    Manage low reputation links

    Check for toxic backlinks from low reputation websites and disavow them to search engines.

    Backlink Audit