Skip to main content
Blog

Screaming Frog: SEO analysis for your website

Screaming Frog is a handy analysis tool that allows you to easily check your website for errors. Using Screaming Frog, you can optimise your website for search engines and ensure that your website performs better in search results.

10 Functions of Screaming Frog

1. Resolve 404 Errors

One of the key functions of Screaming Frog is resolving 404 errors. With this feature, you can quickly and easily check all pages on your website for links that lead to non-existent pages. By fixing these errors, you ensure that visitors don't hit a dead end and search engines can better index your website.

2. Discover Unnecessary Redirects

Screaming Frog can also help you discover unnecessary redirects on your website. By reducing unnecessary redirects, you can improve the loading time of your pages and optimize the user experience for your visitors.

3. No HTTP Links on HTTPS Website

Another important aspect of search engine optimization is ensuring a secure website. With the "No HTTP Links on HTTPS Website" feature, you can check if there are still HTTP links on your HTTPS website. By updating these links to HTTPS, you can ensure that your website is secure and no security warnings are displayed to your visitors.

4. Check for Missing Content

With Screaming Frog, you can also check for missing content on your website. This can include missing images, videos, or other media. By supplementing this missing content, you can improve the user experience and ensure that your website looks professional.

5. Optimize Metadata

Metadata plays a crucial role in search engine optimization. With Screaming Frog, you can quickly and easily check and optimize the metadata of your pages. This includes adding relevant keywords, updating page titles, and optimizing meta descriptions.

6. Prevent Duplicate Content

Duplicate content can be problematic for search engines and can harm your SEO efforts. With Screaming Frog, you can check for duplicate content on your website and quickly resolve these issues. By avoiding duplicate content, you can ensure that your website is better indexed and your search results improve.

7. Optimize Images

Images play a crucial role in user experience and can also impact the speed of your website. With Screaming Frog, you can check and optimize your images to ensure they load quickly and improve the user experience.

8. Optimize URLs

Screaming Frog can help you optimize the URLs on your website. By using search engine-friendly URLs, you can ensure that your pages are easily indexed and your search results improve.

9. Improve Internal Link Structure

A good internal link structure is essential for SEO. With Screaming Frog, you can analyze and improve your internal link structure. By adding relevant internal links and removing unnecessary ones, you can ensure that search engines better understand your website and your pages perform better in search results.

10. Use Custom Search

Screaming Frog also offers the ability to perform custom searches on your website. With the "Custom Search" feature, you can find and analyze specific pages or content on your website. This can be useful for resolving specific issues or identifying opportunities for improvement.

Our Results

Screaming Frog is our tool of choice for analyzing client websites. The insights from these analyses are used to optimize the websites for better SEO. We have also successfully used Screaming Frog for our own website, implementing improvements in both structure and SEO.

Want to have an SEO scan performed on your website? Looking to optimize your website for search engines? Contact us and we'll be happy to assist you.

Contact Us

Nijmegen Office
db8 Website Support
Keizer Karelplein 32 q
6511 NH Nijmegen
The Netherlands


+31 - 85 301 48 28
support at db8 dot nl
+31 - 6 44 214 500 (urgent)
Opening hours

By appointment
Monday to Friday
09:00 - 17:00 (5pm)
(Time zone: Central European Time)

Acquisition is
not appreciated

© db8.nl. All rights reserved.