Bestnc.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
61% 
Page quality
87% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
78% 
Server
83% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.57 s
File size
202.90 kB
Words
717
Media files
36
Number of links
66 internal / 4 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
BEST NC – Non-profit, non-partisan coalition of business leaders committed to improving North Carolina’s public education system through policy and advocacy.
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 1437 pixels long. Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
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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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 717 words. That's ok.
31.4% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
8 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 24.23 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 14 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
33 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
This page is optimized perfectly for social networks.
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

URLAlt attributeTitle
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/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Asset-3.pngBEST NCBEST NC
...ntent/uploads/2021/02/TeachNC-Slider.pngNo alt attribute providedTeachNC Slider
...ra-Model-of-Education-Slider-Resized.pngNo alt attribute providedIndustrial Era Model of Education Slider Resized
...s/2022/11/Updated-PPE-2020-21-Slider.pngNo alt attribute providedUpdated PPE 2020-21 Slider
...hing-Roles-Edgecombe-County-Slider-1.pngNo alt attribute providedA Closer Look at Advanced Teaching Roles Edgecombe County Slider
...he-Educator-Innovation-Plan-Slider-1.pngNo alt attribute providedThe Educator Innovation Plan Slider
...08/Access-Equity-in-Education-Slider.pngNo alt attribute providedAccess & Equity in Education Slider
...vanced-Teaching-Roles-Brief-Slider-1.pngNo alt attribute providedAdvanced Teaching Roles Brief Slider
...acher-Pay-in-North-Carolina-Slider-2.pngNo alt attribute providedTeacher Pay in North Carolina Slider
...024-Slider-for-Website-28.5-x-7-in-2.pngNo alt attribute providedNew NCPFP Brief 2024 Slider for Website (28.5 x 7 in) (2)
...23/07/Facts-Figures-2023-Slider-Base.pngNo alt attribute providedFacts & Figures 2023 Slider Base
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...ds/2023/06/Teacher-Image-20-×-6-in-1.pngNo alt attribute provided
...ads/2017/05/TestimonialSampleImage-5.pngNo alt attribute provided
...ads/2017/05/TestimonialSampleImage-6.pngNo alt attribute provided
...ads/2017/05/TestimonialSampleImage-8.pngNo alt attribute provided
...ads/2017/05/TestimonialSampleImage-9.pngNo alt attribute provided
...nt/uploads/2017/05/allentaterealtors.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Truist.jpegNo alt attribute provided
...nt/uploads/2021/11/Carolina-Panthers.pngNo alt attribute provided
...7/05/Aten-updated-logo-for-website_1.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/RTI-Logo.pngNo alt attribute provided
/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Metlife.jpegNo alt attribute provided
...ectric-Cooperatives-Logo-Transparent.pngNo alt attribute provided
...ontent/uploads/2021/11/Novant-Health.pngNo alt attribute provided
/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/sas.jpgNo alt attribute provided
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...content/uploads/2021/11/Three-Ships.jpegNo alt attribute provided
...tagram.com/static/images/ig-badge-16.pngInstagram
/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/BNC-Gray-1.pngNo alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 About BEST NC
H2 Our Commitment
H2 Our Approach
H2 The Imperative
H2 From Our Blog
H2 BEST NC POINT OF VIEW
H2 Testimonials
H2 Our Supporters
H3 Like Us on Facebook
H3 Subscribe to Our Channel
H3 Connect With Us
H3 Our Latest Tweets
H3 Contact Us
H4 In 2020, 67% of North Carolina jobs required some postsecondary education.
H4 In 2021, only 63% of adults in North Carolina had some postsecondary education.
H4 42% of North Carolina 11th graders met none of the four ACT college readiness benchmarks in 2021-22
H4 An Examination of NAEP Student Proficiency, by Free & Reduced Price Meal Eligibility (2009 to 2022)
H4 2023 Spotlight On Series: Advanced Math Course Access in North Carolina
H4 Best Practices in Teacher Pay: State Position Allotments and Hidden Teacher Pay Inequities
H4 Thomas Vaidhyan
H4 Anna Spangler Nelson
H4 Pat Riley
H4 John Replogle
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
3 links don't have an anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 4 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://bestnc.org/IMG-ALT BEST NC
A-TITLE BEST NC
https://bestnc.org/Home
https://bestnc.org/about-us/About Us
https://bestnc.org/about-us/Text duplicate About Us
https://bestnc.org/our-board/Our Board
https://bestnc.org/ourmembers/Our Members
https://bestnc.org/our-team/Our Team
/our-commitment/Our Commitment
/the-imperative/The Imperative
/sound-basic-education/A Sound, Basic Education
/our-theory-of-change/Our Theory of Change
/the-imperative/Our Work
/educatorinnovation/The Educator Innovation Plan
/principalfellows/NEW! The New North Carolina Principal Fellows Program (The New NCPFP)
https://bestnc.org/teacherpay/Teacher Pay in North Carolina
https://bestnc.org/advancedroles/Advanced Teaching Roles
https://bestnc.org/principalpay/Principal Pay in North Carolina
https://bestnc.org/teachnc/TeachNC
https://bestnc.org/fitroadmap/First in Teaching Roadmap
https://bestnc.org/ncstride/NC STRIDE Teacher Recruitment Action Plan
/accessandequity/Access & Equity in Education
https://bestnc.org/advancedmath/UPDATED! Advanced Coursework Access
https://bestnc.org/ppe202122/UPDATED! Per Pupil Expenditure Interactive Data Explorer
/principalfellows/The New NC Principal Fellows Program (The New NCPFP)
https://bestnc.org/advancedroles/Text duplicate Advanced Teaching Roles
https://bestnc.org/teachnc/Text duplicate TeachNC
https://bestnc.org/principalpay/Text duplicate Principal Pay in North Carolina
https://bestnc.org/teacherpay/Text duplicate Teacher Pay in North Carolina
/economics-personal-finance/Economics & Personal Finance Coursework
https://bestnc.org/ncedlab2020/North Carolina Education Innovation Lab
https://bestnc.org/ncedlab2023/2023 North Carolina Education Innovation Lab
https://bestnc.org/ncedlab2022/2022 North Carolina Education Innovation Lab
https://bestnc.org/ncedlab2021/2021 North Carolina Education Innovation Lab
https://bestnc.org/ncedlab2020/2020 North Carolina Education Innovation Lab
https://bestnc.org/resources/Resources
/factsandfigures/UPDATED! Facts & Figures, 2024 Edition
https://bestnc.org/ppe202122/Text duplicate UPDATED! Per Pupil Expenditure Interactive Data Explorer
/best-explanations/BEST Explanations
https://bestnc.org/teacherpay/Text duplicate Teacher Pay in North Carolina
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...External Subdomain Understanding the Industrial Era Model of Education
/growthandachievement/Growth and Achievement
https://bestnc.org/policybriefs/BEST NC Policy Briefs
https://www.youtube.com/channe...External Subdomain BEST NC YouTube
/best-nc-point-of-view/Point of View: BEST NC’s Blog
https://bestnc.org/contact/Contact
https://www.bestnc.org/about-us/Subdomain LEARN MORE
/our-commitment/Subdomain Text duplicate LEARN MORE
/our-theory-of-change/Subdomain Text duplicate LEARN MORE
/the-imperative/Subdomain Text duplicate LEARN MORE
https://bestnc.org/ff2024_naep/No Text
https://bestnc.org/ff2024_naep//Anchor 0 Comments
https://bestnc.org/Text duplicate BEST NC
https://bestnc.org/ff2024_naep/An Examination of NAEP Student Proficiency, by Free & Reduced Price Meal Eligibility (2009 to 2022)
/category/uncategorized/Uncategorized
https://bestnc.org/ff2024_naep/Continue Reading
/spotlight_on_2023_advanced_ma...No Text
/spotlight_on_2023_advanced_ma...Anchor Text duplicate 0 Comments
https://bestnc.org/Text duplicate BEST NC
/spotlight_on_2023_advanced_ma...2023 Spotlight On Series: Advanced Math Course Access in North Carolina
/category/uncategorized/Text duplicate Uncategorized
/spotlight_on_2023_advanced_ma...Text duplicate Continue Reading
/best-practices-teacher-pay-st...No Text
/best-practices-teacher-pay-st...Anchor Text duplicate 0 Comments
https://bestnc.org/Text duplicate BEST NC
/best-practices-teacher-pay-st...Best Practices in Teacher Pay: State Position Allotments and Hidden Teacher Pay Inequities
/category/uncategorized/Text duplicate Uncategorized
/best-practices-teacher-pay-st...Text duplicate Continue Reading
/best-nc-point-of-view/Subdomain VIEW THE BLOG
http://www.instagram.com/bestn...External Subdomain Follow on Instagram
IMG-ALT Instagram
https://twitter.com/BESTNCorg?...External Tweets by BESTNCorg

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://bestnc.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.57 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.
A Content Delivery Network like Google Hosted Libraries can save bandwidth for the JQuery files.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (203 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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serverLiteSpeed
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http_versionHTTP/2

External factors

Blacklists
(Nice to have)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 129 referring domains.
This page has 387 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 80 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 11 shares and comments on Facebook.

Links from Wikipedia

No links from Wikipedia were found.

Most important keywords

Following keywords were found. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
BEST72%Check
BEST NC72%Check
BEST NC non-profit66%Check
North Carolina58%Check
Education57%Check
North57%Check
Carolina57%Check
Carolina Education56%Check
North Carolina Education54%Check
education system53%Check

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