Asm.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
46% 
Page structure
100% 
Link structure
81% 
Server
20% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.81 s
File size
28.80 kB
Words
375
Media files
3
Number of links
75 internal / 14 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
American Society for Microbiology
The length of the page title is perfect. (306 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) is the oldest and largest single life science membership organization in the world. Membership has grown from 59 scientists in 1899 to more than 39,000 members today, with more than one third located outside the United States. The members represent 26 disciplines of microbiological specialization plus a division for microbiology educators.
The meta description is too long: 2408 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
No canonical link is specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en
Alternate/Hreflang Links
(Somewhat important)
There are no alternate links specified on this page.
Other meta tags
(Somewhat important)
There is no rel next meta tag on this page.
There is no rel prev meta tag on this page.
Domain
(Somewhat important)
The domain is no subdomain.
The domain length is good.
The domain does not contain non-latin characters.
Page URL
(Somewhat important)
No parameters were found in the URL.
No session ID was found in the URL.
The URL does not have too many subdirectories.
Charset encoding
(Somewhat important)
The charset encoding (UTF-8) is set correctly.
Doctype
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
Favicon
(Nice to have)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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titleAmerican Society for Microbiology
descriptionThe American Society for Microbiology (ASM) is the oldest and largest single life science membership organization in the world. Membership has grown from 59 scientists in 1899 to more than 39,000 members today, with more than one third located outside the United States. The members represent 26 disciplines of microbiological specialization plus a division for microbiology educators.
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Only 2 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 375 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
The average number of words per sentence of 30 words is high.
19.5% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 6 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 8 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
Alt text (alternative text) is correctly used on all found images.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
There are only a few social sharing widgets on the page. Make your website popular in social networks with social sharing widgets.
Additional markup
(Nice to have)
No additional page markup was found.
HTTPS
(Somewhat important)
This website uses HTTPS to protect privacy and integrity of the exchanged data.
All included files are also transferred via HTTPS.

Media list

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
ASM NEWS COVID-19 Research Registry
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 ASM NEWS COVID-19 Research Registry
H2 Careers Help Me Get Ahead
H2 ASM News Coronavirus Updates
H2 Become a Member!
H2 Featured
H3 Content Curated for You
H3 Explore
H3 Articles ASM COVID-19 International Summit Sets Research Priorities
H3 Articles Antimicrobials and COVID-19: Strategies for Treating a Pandemic
H3 Policy Statements ASM Expresses Concern about Coronavirus Test Reagent Shortages
H3 Subscribe to content curated for you
H3 Discover ASM membership
H3 Get published
H3 Contact Us
H3 Connect With ASM
Some internal links have dynamic parameters. All internal URLs, which are not marked as nofollow, should not contain dynamic parameters.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
1 links don't have an anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 14 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://asm.org/Anchor Skip to main content
https://asm.org/\IMG-ALT ASM
/account/login?redirectUrl=/Log In
/account/login?redirectUrl=/Text duplicate Log In
https://asm.org/Preference-CenterSet Preferences
https://asm.org/Browse-By-TopicTopics
https://asm.org/Browse-By-TopicText duplicate Topics
/Browse-By-Topic/Antimicrobial...Antimicrobial Agents & Resistance
/Browse-By-Topic/Applied-SciencesApplied Sciences
/Browse-By-Topic/Clinical-Publ...Clinical & Public Health Microbiology
/Browse-By-Topic/Clinical-Infe...Clinical Infections & Vaccines
/Browse-By-Topic/Ecological,-E...Ecological, Environmental & Evolutionary Science
/Browse-By-Topic/Host-microbe-...Host-Microbe Biology
/Browse-By-Topic/Molecular-Bio...Molecular Biology & Physiology
https://asm.org/browse-asmAudiences
https://asm.org/browse-asmText duplicate Audiences
/Browse-By-Audience/Clinical-L...Clinical Lab Professional
/Browse-By-Audience/ResearcherResearcher
/Browse-By-Audience/Higher-Edu...Educator: Grad/Undergrad
/Browse-By-Audience/ClinicianClinician
/Browse-By-Audience/Graduate-S...Graduate Student
/Browse-By-Audience/Undergradu...Undergrad Student
https://asm.org/browse-asmSee all
/Browse-By-Content-TypeContent Types
/Browse-By-Content-TypeText duplicate Content Types
https://journals.asm.org/New window External Journals
https://www.wiley.com/en-us/AS...New window External Books
https://asm.org/podcastsPodcasts
/Browse-By-Content-Type/ArticleArticles
/Browse-By-Content-TypeText duplicate See all
https://asm.org/EventsEvents
https://asm.org/EventsText duplicate Events
/Events/ASM-Microbe/HomeASM Microbe
https://asm.org/EventsSee All Events
https://asm.org/CareersCareers & Education
https://asm.org/CareersText duplicate Careers & Education
/Careers/Career-PlanningCareer Exploration
/Careers/Professional-DevelopmentProfessional Development
https://www.asmcareerconnectio...New window External Science Jobs
https://asm.org/membershipMembership
https://asm.org/membershipText duplicate Membership
https://asm.org/MembershipJoin/Renew
https://myasm.asm.org/eweb/Sta...New window External My Account
https://myasm.asm.org/eweb/Dyn...New window External ASM Member Directory
https://asm.org/advocacyAdvocacy
https://asm.org/advocacyText duplicate Advocacy
https://asm.org/Policy-PrinciplesPolicy Principles
https://asm.org/about-asmAbout ASM
https://asm.org/about-asmText duplicate About ASM
https://asm.org/About-ASM/ASM-BODBoard of Directors
/Council-on-Microbial-SciencesCouncil on Microbial Sciences
/About-ASM/ASM-FinancialsASM Finances
https://asm.org/Academy/AcademyAmerican Academy of Microbiology
/About-ASM/Global-Health-ProgramsGlobal Public Health Programs
https://asm.org/ASM-GovernanceGovernance
/Browse-By-Topic/ASM-NewsASM News
/COVID/COVID-19-Research-Regis...COVID-19 Research Registry
https://asm.org/browse-asmBrowse All ASM
/COVID/COVID-19-Research-Regis...Visit the Registry
https://asm.org/Browse-By-TopicShow Me All Your Science
/Browse-By-Content-Type/Travel...Find Me Funding
/Browse-By-Content-Type/Guidel...Help Me Run My Lab
/Browse-By-Content-Type/Lesson...Download Lesson Plans
/Careers/Career-PlanningCareers Help Me Get Ahead
/Press-Releases/2020/COVID-19-...ASM News Coronavirus Updates
https://asm.org/membershipJoin or Renew
/Articles/2020/March/ASM-COVID...Articles ASM COVID-19 International Summit Sets Research Priorities
/Articles/2020/March/Antimicro...Articles Antimicrobials and COVID-19: Strategies for Treating a Pandemic
/Articles/Policy/2020/March/AS...Policy Statements ASM Expresses Concern about Coronavirus Test Reagent Shortages
https://asm.org/preference-centerSubscribe
https://asm.org/membershipText duplicate Join or Renew
https://journals.asm.org/conte...New window External Submit to an ASM Journal
https://asm.org/IMG-ALT American Society For Microbiology Logo
https://asm.org/\No Text
https://asm.org/Cookie-PolicyPrivacy Policy and Terms of Use
https://asm.org/NewsroomNewsroom
https://asm.org/Careers-at-asmCareers at ASM
/Events/2019-ASM-Agar-Art-Cont...Public Outreach
https://asm.org/Forms/ListservsListservs
https://lib.guides.umbc.edu/c....New window External Subdomain History of Microbiology
/Articles/Meetings/ASM-Events-...ASM Events Code of Conduct
https://clinmicro.asm.org/New window External ClinMicroPortal
http://www.facebook.com/asmfanExternal Facebook
http://twitter.com/asmicrobiologyExternal Twitter
http://instagram.com/asmicrobi...External Instagram
http://www.linkedin.com/compan...External LinkedIn
https://www.youtube.com/channe...External YouTube
https://itunes.apple.com/us/ar...External Subdomain iTunes
https://asm.org/cookie-policyhere.

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://asm.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The HTML page should be transferred using GZip compression.
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.81 seconds is longer than the recommended limit of 0.4 seconds. A high response time unnecessarily slows down search engine crawling and results in bad user experience as well.
This website loads 6 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This website only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (29 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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cache-controlprivate
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
serverMicrosoft-IIS/10.0
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access-control-expose-headersRequest-Context
x-powered-byASP.NET
dateFri, 22 May 2020 23:31:15 GMT
content-length29520
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http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 33,338 referring domains.
This website has 4,026,952 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 25,440 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

User-Agent: *
Allow: /
Sitemap: https://asm.org/sitemap.xml

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
7,596

Only the data for the given URL is shown. We cannot determine the social actions for a linked fan page.

Search preview

asm.org
American Society for Microbiology
The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) is the oldest and largest single life science membership organization in the world. Membership has grown from 59 scientists in 1899 to more than 39,000 members today, with more than one third located outside the United States. The members represent 26 disciplines of microbiological specialization plus a division for microbiology educators.

Most important keywords

Seobility found the following keywords. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
ASM73%Check
ASM News59%Check
Society for Microbiology57%Check
Biology51%Check
Microbiology51%Check
American51%Check
American Society51%Check
org49%Check
Help Me46%Check
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