we have deployed a prototype of a free tool that can analyze a few SEO properties for your DSpace repository. More precisely, the tool can take a look at your robots.txt file to see if there potential problems.

You can access the tool here:

If the tool identifies certain problems, you can find more information at:

This tool was partly developed at the Open Repositories 2014 Developer Challenge. A short slidedeck is available at:

If you have any suggestions for this tool, please feel free to send them. We intend to extend this tool with a few more tests in the future.

enjoy the weekend,

Bram Luyten

Bram Luyten +1 202 684 6365
2888 Loker Avenue East, Suite 315, Carlsbad, CA. 92010
Esperantolaan 4, Heverlee 3001, Belgium