Cannabis.ny.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
74% 
Page quality
86% 
Page structure
70% 
Link structure
78% 
Server
93% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.48 s
File size
87.20 kB
Words
702
Media files
7
Number of links
73 internal / 33 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Office of Cannabis Management | Office of Cannabis Management
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 595 pixels long. Optimize title
There are word repetitions in the page title.
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://cannabis.ny.gov/
There is a valid canonical link 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

NameValue
GeneratorDrupal 10 (https://www.drupal.org)
MobileOptimizedwidth
HandheldFriendlytrue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
langen
twitter:cardsummary_large_image
og:site_nameOffice of Cannabis Management
og:titleOffice of Cannabis Management
og:imagehttps://cannabis.ny.gov/sites/g/files/oee1066/files/media/2024/01/medicalcannabiswebheader2024.png
og:image:urlhttps://cannabis.ny.gov/profiles/custom/webny/themes/custom/webny_theme/images/nys-default.png
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
The average number of words per sentence of 29.57 words is high.
This page contains 702 words. That's ok.
23.8% 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.
12 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.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
This page only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
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)
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

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...24/01/cgs-4.png?h=bc816b12&itok=Zoxnhtm1CGS NYS COA labels CGS NYS COA labels
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...24/01/cgs-6.png?h=bc816b12&itok=kFcbUNOJCGS Legacy operatorsCGS Legacy operators
data:[...] Base64SEE PlanSEE Plan

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Office of Cannabis Management
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Office of Cannabis Management
H1 NYS Medical Cannabis Program
H2 ADULT-USE APPLICATIONS The licensing application is closed.
H2 Cannabis Growers Showcase
H2 CONNECT WITH US
H3 Translation Services
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
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 too many external links (33) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://cannabis.ny.gov/Anchor Skip to main content
/office-cannabis-managementSubdomain English
https://es.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Español
https://zh.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain 中文
https://zh-traditional.cannabi...External Subdomain 繁體中文
https://ru.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Русский
https://yi.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain יידיש
https://bn.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain বাংলা
https://ko.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain 한국어
https://ht.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Kreyòl Ayisyen
https://it.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Italiano
https://ar.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain العربية
https://pl.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Polski
https://fr.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Français
https://ur.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain اردو
https://cannabis.ny.gov/Office of Cannabis Management
https://cannabis.ny.gov/about-0Subdomain About
https://cannabis.ny.gov/about-0Subdomain Text duplicate About
/leadershipLeadership
/cannabis-control-board-meetingsCannabis Control Board
/cannabis-advisory-board-meetingsCannabis Advisory Board
/local-governmentLocal Government
https://cannabis.ny.gov/adult-useAdult Use
https://cannabis.ny.gov/adult-useText duplicate Adult Use
https://cannabis.ny.gov/consumersConsumers
https://cannabis.ny.gov/adult-useKnow the Law
https://cannabis.ny.gov/licensingLicensing
/social-and-economic-equitySocial and Economic Equity
A-TITLE Updates and resources for SEE applicants
/medical-cannabisMedical Cannabis
/medical-cannabisText duplicate Medical Cannabis
https://cannabis.ny.gov/patientsPatients
/practitionersHealthcare Providers
/designated-caregiversDesignated Caregivers
/cannabinoid-hempCannabinoid Hemp
/laboratories-and-sampling-firmsSubdomain Laboratory Testing
/dispensing-facilitiesFIND A DISPENSARY
/marihuana-regulation-and-taxa...Read the Cannabis Law and Regulations
/marijuana-legalization-impact...Read the Impact Assessment
/dispensary-location-verificationFIND AN ADULT-USE DISPENSARY
/dispensing-facilitiesFIND A MEDICAL DISPENSARY
/post-application-faq-user-guidePOST-APPLICATION USER GUIDE
A-TITLE POST-APPLICATION USER GUIDE
/non-provisional-au-applicatio...RETAIL & MICROBUSINESS NON-PROVISIONAL APPLICATION QUEUE
A-TITLE RETAIL & MICROBUSINESS NON-PROVISIONAL APPLICATION QUEUE
/au-cultivator-license-overviewADULT-USE CULTIVATOR INFORMATION
A-TITLE ADULT-USE CULTIVATOR INFORMATION
/au-processor-license-overviewADULT-USE PROCESSOR INFORMATION
A-TITLE ADULT-USE PROCESSOR INFORMATION
/au-distributor-license-overviewADULT-USE DISTRIBUTOR INFORMATION
A-TITLE ADULT-USE DISTRIBUTOR INFORMATION
/au-retail-license-overviewADULT-USE RETAIL DISPENSARY INFORMATION
A-TITLE ADULT-USE RETAIL DISPENSARY INFORMATION
/au-microbusiness-license-over...ADULT-USE MICROBUSINESS INFORMATION
A-TITLE ADULT-USE MICROBUSINESS INFORMATION
https://cannabis.ny.gov/licensingMORE INFORMATION
A-TITLE MORE INFORMATION
/new-york-social-and-economic-...read the report
/see-overviewSOCIAL and economic equity overview
A-TITLE Social and Economic Equity Overview
/report-an-incidentReport an Incident
https://public.govdelivery.com...External Subdomain Sign Up
https://cannabis.ny.gov/Text duplicate Office of Cannabis Management
A-TITLE Home
https://cannabis.ny.gov/about-0Text duplicate About
https://cannabis.ny.gov/careersCareers
/contact-usContact Us
/document-searchDocument Search
https://cannabis.ny.gov/eventsEvents
/marihuana-regulation-and-taxa...Laws & Regulations
/local-governmentText duplicate Local Government
/request-nys-office-cannabis-m...FOIL
https://cannabis.ny.gov/pressroomPressroom
https://cannabis.ny.gov/reportsReports
https://cannabis.ny.gov/sitemapSite Map
https://cannabis.ny.gov/adult-useText duplicate Adult Use
/cannabis-compliance-training-...Cannabis Compliance Training & Mentorship Program
/cannabinoid-hempText duplicate Cannabinoid Hemp
/communities-disproportionatel...Communities Disproportionately Impacted
/delinquent-payment-reportingDelinquent Payment Reporting
/medical-cannabisText duplicate Medical Cannabis
/laboratories-and-sampling-firmsLabs & Sampling Firms
https://cannabis.ny.gov/licensingText duplicate Licensing
/2023-registered-organization-...2023 Registered Organization Application
/registered-organizationsRegistered Organizations
https://cannabis.ny.gov/researchResearch
/social-and-economic-equityText duplicate Social and Economic Equity
/unserved-underservedUnserved & Underserved
/cannabis-advisory-board-meetingsText duplicate Cannabis Advisory Board
/cannabis-control-board-meetingsText duplicate Cannabis Control Board
/accessibilityAccessibility
/website-disclaimerDisclaimer
/language-accessLanguage Access
/phishing-awarenessPhishing Awareness
/privacy-policyPrivacy Policy
https://cannabis.ny.gov/recallsRecalls
/report-an-incidentText duplicate Report an Incident
https://m.facebook.com/NYS-Off...External Subdomain FACEBOOK
https://www.instagram.com/nys_...External Subdomain INSTAGRAM
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External Subdomain LINKEDIN
https://twitter.com/nys_cannabisExternal TWITTER
https://www.youtube.com/channe...External Subdomain YOUTUBE
https://www.ny.gov/web-transla...External Subdomain Translation Services
/office-cannabis-managementSubdomain Text duplicate English
https://es.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate Español
https://zh.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate 中文
https://zh-traditional.cannabi...External Subdomain Text duplicate 繁體中文
https://ru.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate Русский
https://yi.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate יידיש
https://bn.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate বাংলা
https://ko.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate 한국어
https://ht.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate Kreyòl Ayisyen
https://it.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate Italiano
https://ar.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate العربية
https://pl.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate Polski
https://fr.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate Français
https://ur.cannabis.ny.gov/off...External Subdomain Text duplicate اردو

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://cannabis.ny.gov/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.48 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 page loads 4 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (87 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateWed, 15 May 2024 10:18:40 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
transfer-encodingchunked
connectionkeep-alive
cache-controlmax-age=31536000, public
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content-languageen
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
last-modifiedTue, 14 May 2024 18:56:08 GMT
varyCookie,Accept-Encoding
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x-drupal-cacheMISS
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viavarnish
x-cacheMISS
cf-cache-statusHIT
set-cookie251 Characters
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x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
servercloudflare
cf-ray884262a34a3b3666-FRA
content-encodinggzip
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Nice to have)
This website is rated as "Only for Adults".
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 2,082 referring domains.
This page has 24,334 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 1,460 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 5000 shares and comments on Facebook.

Links from Wikipedia

No links from Wikipedia were found.

Robots.txt

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# robots.txt
#
# This file is to prevent the crawling and indexing of certain parts
# of your site by web crawlers and spiders run by sites like Yahoo!
# and Google. By telling these "robots" where not to go on your site,
# you save bandwidth and server resources.
#
# This file will be ignored unless it is at the root of your host:
# Used:    http://example.com/robots.txt
# Ignored: http://example.com/site/robots.txt
#
# For more information about the robots.txt standard, see:
# http://www.robotstxt.org/robotstxt.html

User-agent: *
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /core/*.css$
Allow: /core/*.css?
Allow: /core/*.js$
Allow: /core/*.js?
Allow: /core/*.gif
Allow: /core/*.jpg
Allow: /core/*.jpeg
Allow: /core/*.png
Allow: /core/*.svg
Allow: /profiles/*.css$
Allow: /profiles/*.css?
Allow: /profiles/*.js$
Allow: /profiles/*.js?
Allow: /profiles/*.gif
Allow: /profiles/*.jpg
Allow: /profiles/*.jpeg
Allow: /profiles/*.png
Allow: /profiles/*.svg
# Directories
Disallow: /core/
Disallow: /profiles/
# Files
Disallow: /README.txt
Disallow: /web.config
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/reply/
Disallow: /filter/tips
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /user/register
Disallow: /user/password
Disallow: /user/login
Disallow: /user/logout
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /index.php/admin/
Disallow: /index.php/comment/reply/
Disallow: /index.php/filter/tips
Disallow: /index.php/node/add/
Disallow: /index.php/search/
Disallow: /index.php/user/password
Disallow: /index.php/user/register
Disallow: /index.php/user/login
Disallow: /index.php/user/logout

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Cannabis83%Check
Office Cannabis74%Check
Cannabis Management74%Check
Office Cannabis Management70%Check
Medical Cannabis65%Check
Office62%Check
Management62%Check
Cannabis Products60%Check
Cannabis Business60%Check
Cannabis Law60%Check

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