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<H1> The Sun
<H2> BRING ON CROATIA!
<H2> VICTORY over Sweden means England will face Croatia in Moscow on Wednesday in their first World Cup semi-final since 1990.
<H2> BRING ON CROATIA!
<H2> VICTORY over Sweden means England will face Croatia in Moscow on Wednesday in their first World Cup semi-final since 1990.
<H2> FAN FRENZY
<H2> THE jubilant supporter decided to jump down from the double-decker… but missed out on a soft landing after the glass top of the shelter shattered under his weight. Meanwhile another man still on top of the bus is left wondering how he would get down again.
<H2> GAME CHANGER
<H2> victory dance
<H2> Becks appeal
<H2> THE SUN AND THEN SOME
<H2> CAPTAIN CALLING
<H2> THE Three Lions aces rejoiced and celebrated with their families after victory over Sweden propelled England into a first World Cup semi-final in 28 years. Harry Kane was on the phone to fiancée Katie Goodland in the Samara stands.
<H2> 'Sorry, my eye'
<H2> HEIR WE GO
<H2> BEATEN IN BENIDORM
<H2> SOUTHGREAT
<H2> PRICELESS
<H2> SACKED nanny Nikki Brown, 41, originally denied having sex with Katie’s then-husband Kieran Hayler, 31. Now she’s said to have owned up that they slept together and is set for a tell-all face-off with the Loose Women panellist at a jobs tribunal next month.
<H2> BREXIT BATTLE
<H2> 'IN A DARK PLACE'
<H2> DON'T GO BROKE
<H2> DEAR DEIDRE
<H2> NOVICHOK 'CRACK DEN'
<H2> NEIGHBOUR Tom Ricks told The Sun on Sunday drug dealers keep their stashes hidden in the town's Queen Elizabeth Gardens. Mr Ricks believes Dawn Sturgess and Charlie Rowley went to the park and picked up a package that was contaminated with the poison used to attack ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal in March.
<H2> 'I'M WORRIED I'LL LOSE MUM'
<H2> HOSPITAL DASH
<H2> CHERYL'S EX RANT
<H2> ‘HE WAS SICK STRAIGHT AWAY’
<H2> BURSTING WITH PRIDE
<H2> LONDON was treated to a burst of colour as 30,000 take part in the Pride march - with more than one million joining in the fun.
<H2> BURSTING WITH PRIDE
<H2> LONDON was treated to a burst of colour as 30,000 take part in the Pride march - with more than one million joining in the fun.
<H2> WOOD YOU BELIEVE IT?
<H2> VIDEO from the London Stratford store shows the group dancing and singing shortly after England booked their place in the World Cup semi final. An Ikea spokesman said: 'We would like to say Grattis to the England team.'
<H2> the crying game
<H2> SILLY ALLI
<H2> 'WELL DONE, BOYS!'
<H2> BRAD IS 'WITH US'
<H2> GHOST TOWNs
<H2> AS Gareth Southgate's side warmed up for their quarter final against Sweden, fans back home in the UK headed to their nearest big screen to watch their team - leaving huge swathes of the country abandoned on one of the hottest days of the year so far.
<H2> RE-MARC-ABLE
<H2> FOMO ALERT
<H2> rude awakening
<H2> IPLAYER DOWN
<H2> 4 DAYS TO SAVE CAVE BOYS
<H2> RESCUE efforts are turning to alternative methods of reaching the trapped young footballers as monsoon rains move in - threatening to make the Tham Luang Nang Non cave network impassable. Letters sent out from the cave also included an apology from the coach of the Wild Boars team.
<H2> a lotte of love
<H2> ‘CANCEROUS DEMANDS’
<H2> NO SEX PLEASE
<H2> THE government adviser told The Sun on Sunday that her job has a strict code of conduct so she had to be careful about her actions in the villa. The 21-year-old maintains that her romance with Adam was real and she hopes she can rekindle it.
<H2> hitting the jackpot
<H2> DO BITS SOCIETY
<H2> cracking on
<H2> AL'S OK
<H2> RED HOT PLANET
<H2> NORTH America, Europe, the Middle East and Western Asia have seen records broken over the past week due to huge areas of sweltering pressure called heat domes. Here the Met Office is predicting the South East will today break this year’s UK high of 33C set in Porthmadog, Wales, on June 28
<H2> walford to waltzing
<H2> Teen drug death
<H2> final shot?
<H2> POWD-AIR BAN
<H2> NOT ALL GLAMOUR
<H2> PHIL GREEN helped launch the careers of pin-up twins Laura and Klaudia Badura, as well as representing celebs such as Lauren Pope. But Phil was also the agent of Chloe Ayling, the British model who was kidnapped last July. Now, in his book Confessions Of A Model Agent, he's lifting the lid on the dark side of the modelling industry.
<H2> HOTEL POOL TRAGEDY
<H2> EMMA VOWS GUESTS
<H2> TONY PARSONS
<H2> DON'T CLANCY YOURS MUCH
<H2> VROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT
<H2> THE clip of the parking fail was shared online by a motorist who watched the whole debacle unfold before him in Perth, Western Australia. The incident itself did not result in any injuries but the internet is divided about who's to blame.
<H2> KILLED IN CUSTODY
<H2> 'terrible scenario'
<H2> BREAKING THE ICE
<H2> THE former footballer was spotted chatting to a female friend at the big event, whilst balancing a drink with his injured arm. He hurt himself last weekend while filming A League Of Their Own.
<H2> HOOKING £2M OFF YOU
<H2> MEL BROKE
<H2> FAMILY WIPED OUT
<H2> HUNT FOR JACKO HOARD
<H2> OH, BABIES!
<H2> AFTER baby Presley arrived, mum Vicky expected her daughter to be coming right behind — but Paisley took 12 days to show up. The babies hold the record for twins born the longest time apart in England.
<H2> NBA STAR DEAD
<H2> ARYA KIDDING ME?
<H2> BBC ATTACK NAB
<H2> Vote now
<H2> he's scored!
<H2> THE 26-year-old grinned as she chatted away to the 22-year-old midfielder following their date. He played the perfect gent, hailing a cab and holding doors open for the telly star.
<H2> JUST MEG IT STOP
<H2> love one
<H2> magic meg
<H2> CALLING ALL SUPERFANS
<H2> SICKENING ABUSE
<H2> HEARTBREAKING footage shows a toddler filmed eating like an animal in the city of Trindade in the Brazilian state of Goias, as his mother looks on and laughs. Police are investigating after the boy's irate grandmother reported the incident to the police.
<H2> THAT'S NEVER GARNER FIT
<H2> THE 28-year-old, who designs her own swimwear these days, was seen relaxing on the Greek Island in a daring skimpy white lace cossie. She made her film debut in Sweetheart last year but has been focusing on her Kimberley London beachwear line.
<H2> THAT'S NEVER GARNER FIT
<H2> THE 28-year-old, who designs her own swimwear these days, was seen relaxing on the Greek Island in a daring skimpy white lace cossie. She made her film debut in Sweetheart last year but has been focusing on her Kimberley London beachwear line.
<H2> GIRL CRUSH
<H2> SINGER Kimberley Walsh is already planning baby number three, but jokes that her husband might take a bit of arm-twisting. She chats play dates with newly single mum Cheryl and Bear and what really happened with Girls Aloud.
<H2> Ministry of expense
<H2> TERRY GETS TRICKED
<H2> BERRY GOOD FOR YOU?
<H2> KARREN BRADY
<H2> AIR B&B
<H2> WE pick out our top-ten quirkiest favourites, including sleeping in a jet plane, a UFO, a treehouse and a gypsy caravan.
<H2> AIR B&B
<H2> WE pick out our top-ten quirkiest favourites, including sleeping in a jet plane, a UFO, a treehouse and a gypsy caravan.
<H2> MATA-DOH!
<H2> THE man was caught on camera using one arm to wave his cape in front of the animal and the other to hold onto the youngster. An anti-bullfighting association has lodged a formal complaint.
<H2> ARROWING IN ON US
<H2> POKEY BLINDERS
<H2> LUST LIST
<H2> COLD COMFORT
<H2> TRUTH ABOUT SEPSIS
<H2> SEPSIS survivor Sasha Burrell, 14, was warned she could have just three days to live after suffering a cardiac arrest in hospital. She lost both her legs, but is battling on to help tell the truth about sepsis. On Corrie, Kevin Webster's son will contract the condition, which kills 44,000 Brits a year.
<H2> WHO DARES WINS BEARD BAN
<H2> HAVING a giraffe
<H2> A mugs gamer
<H2> SWEET!
<H2> PAWS FOR THOUGHT
<H2> POLITICAL commentator and academic Dr Jerzt Targalski was discussing Polish politics when his pet moggy moved in on the action. The cute cat made its TV debut in a clip that has now been shared thousands of times.
<H2> DANGEROUS MOVES
<H2> THAT'S NOT TRUE!
<H2> SOUR TASTE
<H2> BORE OFF!
<H2> MARKED CHOICE?
<H2> EVERY single one of Meghan Markle’s dresses has had one very powerful thing in common - but her recent outfit bucked the trend. At the Your Commonwealth Youth Challenge, the Duchess of Sussex, 36, dazzled in a yellow high-neck pencil dress.
<H2> The Br-It Crowd
<H2> TASTY DEAL
<H2> CORONATION STREET-MENT
<H2> FLAMING HELL
<H2> blazer of glory
<H2> THE 22-year-old teamed the blazer with a matching miniskirt and was joined by boyfriend Sam Gowland. The show has returned to the seaside town this week for the first time since it was banned from filming there in 2014.
<H2> Your fest life!
<H2> LICKING GOOD
<H2> Play It Cool
<H2> training day
<H2> DEBORAH JAMES
<H2> The NHS celebrated its 70th birthday yesterday and it deserves a present from us all - to take some responsibility for our own health. We can all eat a better diet, get enough exercise, stop smoking and drinking. Doing that will help take some of the huge pressure off our precious health service, without which I wouldn't be here.
<H2> 'WE MISS HIM EACH DAY'
<H2> RAYS OF SUNSHINE
<H2> STEPPING OUT
<H2> FASHION FORMULA
<H2> MAD FOR IT
<H2> The reality star and her man were enjoying an evening out with Ibiza Weekender star Jordan Davies. The former Geordie Shore babe looked chic in black trousers and a vest top.
<H2> 24 HOURS WITH...
<H2> CAREER KICK-START
<H2> THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT
<H2> DAD OF THE YEAR
<H2> DOOMED FLIGHT
<H2> AN EGYPTIAN jet that killed all 66 people on board when it plunged into the Mediterranean was doomed by a cockpit fire, French investigators have said. The claim contradicts a previous Egyptian investigation that found traces of explosives on the wreckage - suggesting the accident was a terrorist attack.
<H2> 'guess i've got twins'
<H2> THE 32-year-old gave birth to her son Miles six weeks ago and was juggling feeding time with play time for daughter Luna, two. Chrissy went make-up free in the cute picture, which she shared online.
<H2> 'guess i've got twins'
<H2> THE 32-year-old gave birth to her son Miles six weeks ago and was juggling feeding time with play time for daughter Luna, two. Chrissy went make-up free in the cute picture, which she shared online.
<H2> KICKED UP A STINK
<H2> THE incident took place at a residential complex in Memphis, Tennessee on the Fourth of July. Camry Porter and her family were the only black people at the pool when they were targeted by the building manager for 'inappropriate pool attire'.
<H2> SCHOOL 'PAEDO' PIC RAP
<H2> THROWING SHADE
<H2> PERFECT PECK
<H2> SLOW EXCITING
<H2> LAST FEMALE TABOO
<H2> WE investigate the stigma and shame surrounding post-natal incontinence despite it having a negative impact on so many women's lives. Three brave mums share how they moved on from being embarrassed to reclaiming their health.
<H2> UNI DEATH
<H2> KISS ME QUICK
<H2> COMIC BOOK LEGEND
<H2> BOOK CLUB
<H2> SI & PAUL OLD GOLD
<H2> BAKE Off judge Paul, 52, got behind the wheel of his Aston Martin DBR1 replica, like the one Stirling Moss drove to win the 1959 Le Mans, while The X Factor guru Simon, 58, drove his Jaguar XJS V12 convertible near his West London home.
<H2> NEY SIR!
<H2> 'MY NAUGHTY LITTLE SECRET'
<H2> CRUSHED IN THE STREET
<H2> SUN SAVERS
<H2> FLOATS YOUR BOAT?
<H2> USERS are able to remove the lid of the girly blow-up casket, and float away for a nap with a difference. The bizarre floating coffin was created by Canadian designer Andrew Greenbaum, who uploaded a picture of it online.
<H2> Little mix
<H2> Mystic Meg
<H2> GOING NUTS
<H2> IN FOR A THRILL
<H2> A REAL MUSSO CAR
<H2> THE Korean brand is heading in the right direction. Iit used to be so-so but cheap, now it's still cheap but it will definitely make you cheerful. Pay the extra £1,500 for the auto ’box — you’ll be glad you did.
<H2> BORN TO BE WILD
<H2> ON TREND
<H2> SOCIAL SWEAT-IQUETTE
<H2> LOST IN TRANSLATION
<H2> SIZE 10 TO SIZE 16
<H2> WHEN Heather Grieve, a mobile beauty therapist from Jedburgh, lost 2st, she became depressed rather than happy. Now she's a bubbly size 16 and here she chats about her new-found body confidence.
<H2> Brush Up
<H2> TAROTSCOPES
<H2> HASTA LA VISTA
<H2> Field Day
<H2> 'LOCKED UP IN HELL'
<H2> PROSECUTORS in Russia are said to be investigating the travelling Noah's Ark. Animals can be seen lying motionless without water in soaring temperatures in the haunting clip.
<H2> Cake mix ’n’ chill
<H2> BLOW OFF STEAM
<H2> NICE ICE, BABY
<H2> WIN A 4K TV TODAY
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<H3> Your Sun
<H3> Editions
<H3> The Sun
<H3> News Corp
<H3> Services
<H3> go here for all the showbiz
<H3> PRICELESS
<H3> LEMON'S LOVER
<H3> BREAKING THE ICE
<H3> 'my blood was burning'
<H3> training day
<H3> 'I don't need to grieve'
<H3> a lotte of love
<H3> Vitamin Si
<H3> TABLE FOR ONE
<H3> love one
<H3> STOCKHOLM WIN
<H3> OUR BOYS & HEROES
<H3> game on
<H3> World Cup TV channels
<H3> HEAD TO HEAD
<H3> FINAL FOUR
<H3> Croazy
<H3> BEATEN IN BENIDORM
<H3> BRING ON CROATIA!
<H3> FLATBREAD NOTE
<H3> THEY THINK IT'S ALL OVERS
<H3> FAN FRENZY
<H3> LIFETIME OF GUILT
<H3> MARKED CHOICE?
<H3> SLOW EXCITING
<H3> 'I FEEL SO BETRAYED'
<H3> ON SIDE
<H3> COLD COMFORT
<H3> BECK OFF, VIC!
<H3> MEG-A SNUB
<H3> royal protocol
<H3> Love is all around
<H3> latest in opinion
<H3> TONY PARSONS
<H3> KARREN BRADY
<H3> LIAM HALLIGAN
<H3> THE SUN SAYS
<H3> JAMES FORSYTH
<H3> JEREMY CLARKSON
<H3> LORRAINE KELLY
<H3> THE SUN SAYS
<H3> FREDDY GRAY
<H3> Tom Tugendhat
<H3> THE SUN SAYS
<H3> THEODORE DALRYMPLE
<H3> Most read in Money
<H3> TASTY DEAL
<H3> FOOD WARNING
<H3> TOTAL RECALL
<H3> MAKE A SPLASH
<H3> DON'T GO BROKE
<H3> GOING NUTS
<H3> PAY FAIL
<H3> CHECK YOUR CHANGE
<H3> GET YOUR GRILL ON
<H3> SCAM WARNING
<H3> CHERYL'S EX RANT
<H3> OUTNUMBERED SHOCK
<H3> EMMA VOWS GUESTS
<H3> DON'T CLANCY YOURS MUCH
<H3> TY'S CUT
<H3> CORONATION STREET-MENT
<H3> DYER NEWS
<H3> TOFF OFF
<H3> ON ME RED, SON
<H3> CHAUFF-HER AROUND
<H3> Latest explainers
<H3> game on
<H3> World Cup TV channels
<H3> HEAD TO HEAD
<H3> FINAL FOUR
<H3> SUGAR BABE
<H3> FREEBIE
<H3> WIPE OUT
<H3> SUDDEN DEATH
<H3> Super sub
<H3> Russia with love?
<H3> WORLD CUP WAG
<H3> UP FOUR IT
<H3> Editor's top videos
<H3> 'ARE YOU GOING TO SHOOT ME?'
<H3> Weekend outlook
<H3> FRIDAY RECAP
<H3> 'IT'S COMING HOME'
<H3> Hot and dry
<H3> ​CCTV of Novichok victim ​
<H3> TOUCHING MOMENT
<H3> VILLA MELTDOWN
<H3> ​Shoot out​
<H3> Flash Floods
<H3> Rapist on film
<H3> TAKEN DOWN
<H3> AMESBURY UPDATE
<H3> 'WE'LL NEVER HAVE THIS MUCH FUN AGAIN'
<H3> CAR HORROR
<H3> Graffiti outrage
<H3> Match fight
<H3> Most read in politics
<H3> BREXIT BATTLE
<H3> TORY BREXIT FALLOUT
<H3> SOFT BOILED BREXIT
<H3> CHEQMATE, MAY
<H3> DEFENCE OF US AIDE
<H3> PM'S THREAT
<H3> BLIMP BLUNDER
<H3> ‘TOO NERVE-WRACKING’
<H3> CORBYN RACE RULE SLAMMED
<H3> RACE TO THE TOP
<H3> Most read in real life
<H3> LIFETIME OF GUILT
<H3> 'I FEEL SO BETRAYED'
<H3> 'HE TOOK MY SOUL'
<H3> INSTA-FAM
<H3> PIT GIRL
<H3> TRUTH ABOUT SEPSIS
<H3> 'SHE IS A MONSTER'
<H3> POP BAN
<H3> KICKING OFF
<H3> 'ROT IN HELL'
<H3> Follow The Sun
<H3> Services
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Keyword Cloud

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  • kimberley london beachwear line 2
  • stop taking free treatment 2
  • ex-nanny nikki brown set 2
  • world cup 2018 fixtures 2
  • world cup 2018 match 2
  • commonwealth youth challenge 2
  • news group newspapers limited 2
  • itv reveal tv fixtures 2
  • celebrate national kissing day 2
  • world cup tv channels 2
  • world cup semi-final 7
  • jamie redknapp holds 2
  • launched chocolate spread 2
  • iain stirling kiss 2
  • complete match schedule 2
  • top-ten quirkiest favourites 2
  • world cup celebrations 2
  • england vs croatia 2
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It's important to do keyword research to get an understanding of the keywords that your audience is using. There are a number of keyword research tools available online to help you choose which keywords to target.

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XML sitemaps contain the list of your URLs that are available to index and allow the search engines to read your pages more intelligently. They can also include information like your site’s latest updates, frequency of changes and the importance of URLs.

Be sure to only include the pages you want search engines to crawl, so leave out any that have been blocked in a robots.txt file. Avoid using any URLs that cause redirects or error codes and be sure to be consistent in using your preferred URLs (with or without www.), correct protocols (http vs. https) and trailing slashes. You should also use your robots.txt file to point search engine crawlers to the location of your sitemap.

Add and Optimize your XML sitemap

Sitemaps Validity

All sitemaps are within the file size limit

All sitemaps are within the URL count limit

All sitemaps have a valid structure

All sitemaps are accessible

The sitemaps in your robots.txt file use a valid URL format

Great! Your sitemaps seem to be valid

To learn more about what a valid sitemap should look like check out our guide about XML Sitemaps or submit it through Google Search Console.

URL Parameters

Good, the URLs look clean.

URL parameters are used to track user behaviors on site (session IDs), traffic sources (referrer IDs) or to give users control over the content on the page (sorting and filtering). The issue with URL parameters is that Google sees each unique parameter value as a new URL hosting the same thing - meaning you could have a duplicate content problem. Sometimes, it’s able to recognize these URLs and group them together. It then algorithmically decides which URL is the best representation of the group and uses it to consolidate ranking signals and display in search results. You can help Google recognize the best URL by using the rel="canonical" tag.

Use the URL Parameters Tool in Google Search Console to tell Google how your URL parameters affect page content and how to to crawl URLs with parameters. Use this tool very carefully - you can easily prevent Google from crawling pages you want indexed through overly restrictive crawling settings, especially if you have URLs with multiple parameters.
Rewrite your URLs and clean them up.

Underscores in the URLs

Great, you are not using ‪underscores (these_are_underscores) in your URLs.

Great, you aren't using ‪underscores (these_are_underscores) in your URLs.

Google sees hyphens as word separators while underscores aren't recognized. So the search engine sees www.example.com/green_dress as www.example.com/greendress. The bots will have a hard time determining this URL's relevance to a keyword.

Blocking Factors

Flash: No

Frames: No

Great, you aren't using Flash or frames on your site.

While it often looks nicer, Flash content can't be properly indexed by search engines. Maximize your SEO efforts by avoiding Flash.

Search engines also have problems with frames because they can't crawl or index the content within them. Avoid them if you can and use a NoFrames tag when you can't.

Domain Registration

Created 21 years ago

Expires in 2 years

Your domain is the human-readable address of your website on the Internet. How long your domain name has been registered does have a limited impact on your rankings in search results. The newer your domain the harder it can be to achieve a higher rank. To help offset this, consider buying a second-hand domain name.

Do you know that you can register your domain for up to 10 years? By doing so, you will show the world that you are serious about your business.

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