Health.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
77% 
Page quality
70% 
Page structure
43% 
Link structure
88% 
Server
77% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.67 s
File size
28.00 kB
Words
379
Media files
7
Number of links
30 internal / 25 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Home of the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion - health.gov
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 685 pixels long. Optimize title
There are word repetitions in the page title.
Meta description
(Critically important)
Health.gov is your portal for health-related resources and news from the U.S. government. Find prevention topics, dietary and physical activity guidelines, and other health resources.
The meta description is too long: 1116 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://health.gov/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Germany
The following language is defined by HTML: en
Alternate/Hreflang Links
(Somewhat important)
The alternate link to the page itself is missing.
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
descriptionHealth.gov is your portal for health-related resources and news from the U.S. government. Find prevention topics, dietary and physical activity guidelines, and other health resources.
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
langen
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
There are only 379 words on this page. Good pages should have about 800 words of useful content.
27.7% 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.
9 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 18 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 4 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" 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.

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Home
The H1 heading contains the words Home! Use important keywords instead.
The H1 heading consists of only one word. There should be more information given.
The H1 heading is too short (4 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Home
H2 Spotlight: USDA and HHS Just Released the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2020-2025
H2 Food & Nutrition
H2 Physical Activity
H2 Health Literacy
H2 Health Care Quality
H2 Healthy People
H2 President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition
H3 Get updates from health.gov
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
There are 1 links with a trivial anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 25 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://health.gov/Anchor Skip to content
https://health.gov/Anchor Skip to navigation
https://www.coronavirus.gov/External coronavirus.gov
https://www.hhs.gov/External U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
https://health.gov/Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
https://health.gov/health.gov
A-TITLE Home
https://health.gov/searchsearch
A-TITLE Search
/index.php/our-workOur Work
/index.php/our-work/food-nutri...Food & Nutrition
/index.php/our-work/physical-a...Physical Activity
/index.php/our-work/health-lit...Health Literacy
/index.php/our-work/health-car...Health Care Quality
/index.php/our-work/healthy-pe...Healthy People
/index.php/our-work/pcsfnPCSFN
https://health.gov/index.php/newsNews & Events
/index.php/about-odphpAbout ODPHP
/index.php/about-odphp/contact-usContact Us
/news/202012/usda-and-hhs-just...USDA and HHS Just Released the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2020-2025
/news/202012/usda-and-hhs-just...Trivial anchor text
Read more
/our-work/food-nutritionFood & Nutrition Learn about the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, the nation’s go-to source for evidence-based nutrition recommendations.
IMG-ALT food and nutrition
/our-work/physical-activityPhysical Activity Check out the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans for recommendations to improve health by getting the nation moving.
IMG-ALT Physical Activity
/our-work/health-literacyHealth Literacy Explore health literacy and communication tools, research, initiatives, and other professional resources.
IMG-ALT health literacy
/our-work/health-care-qualityHealth Care Quality Discover initiatives to improve health care quality and patient care throughout the United States.
IMG-ALT health care quality
/our-work/healthy-peopleHealthy People Learn about Healthy People, the initiative that sets national objectives to help improve health and well-being for all people.
IMG-ALT Healthy People 2030 logo
https://health.gov/our-work/pcsfnPresident’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition Learn how the President's Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition (PCSFN) works to motivate people of all a...
IMG-ALT President's Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition
https://twitter.com/HealthGovNew window External @HealthGov
https://public.govdelivery.com...New window External Subdomain Sign up for all email updates
https://health.gov/newsFollow the health.gov Blog
/about-odphp/contact-usConnect with us
https://health.gov/accessibilityAccessibility
https://www.hhs.gov/privacy.htmlExternal Privacy Policy
https://www.hhs.gov/foia/External Freedom of Information Act
https://www.hhs.gov/disclaimer...External Disclaimers
/index.php/copyright-policyCopyright Policy
/index.php/pluginsViewers & Players
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Nondiscrimination Notice
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor Español
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor 繁體中文
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor Tiếng Việt
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor 한국어
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor Français
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor Polski
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor Português
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor Italiano
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor Tagalog
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor Русский
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor العربية
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor Kreyòl Ayisyen
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor Deutsch
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor 日本語
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor فارسی
https://www.hhs.gov/civil-righ...External Anchor English
/about-odphp/contact-usText duplicate Contact Us
https://www.hhs.gov/External Text duplicate U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
https://health.gov/Text duplicate Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://health.gov/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.67 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 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This page only loads 3 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (28 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateThu, 14 Jan 2021 06:17:36 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
content-length6286
connectionkeep-alive
serverApache/2.4.34
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
strict-transport-securitymax-age=31536000; includeSubDomains; preload
cache-controlno-store
x-drupal-dynamic-cacheUNCACHEABLE
link<https://health.gov/>; rel="canonical"
link<https://health.gov/node/2>; rel="alternate"; hreflang="en"
link<https://health.gov/node/2>; rel="revision"
x-ua-compatibleIE=edge
content-languageen
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
x-generatorDrupal 8 (https://www.drupal.org)
x-xss-protection1; mode=block
referrer-policysame-origin
x-drupal-cacheHIT
varyAccept-Encoding
content-encodinggzip
content-security-policydefault-src 'self' 'unsafe-inline' 'unsafe-eval' data: https://dap.digitalgov.gov https://platform.twitter.com https://www.google.com https://static.addtoany.com https://syndication.twitter.com https://abs.twimg.com https://pbs.twimg.com https://cdn.syndication.twimg.com https://ton.twimg.com https://fonts.googleapis.com https://www.googletagmanager.com https://tagmanager.google.com https://themes.googleusercontent.com https://www.google-analytics.com https://*.gstatic.com https://stats.g.doubleclick.net https://www.youtube.com https://www.youtube-nocookie.com *.ytimg.com *.qualtrics.com, frame-ancestors 'self'
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
statuscode200
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 page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 36,746 referring domains.
This page has 857,210 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 24,265 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 0 shares, comments and likes on Facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

#
# 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: *
Crawl-delay: 2

#Directories
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /core/
Disallow: /node/
Disallow: /espanol/node/
Disallow: /user/
Disallow: /admin/

#Files
Disallow: */search
Disallow: /update.php
Disallow: /composer*
Disallow: /deploy*
Disallow: */package.json
Disallow: */package-lock.json

#Widgets
Disallow: /moveyourway/widget
Disallow: /espanol/moveyourway/widget

Search preview

health.gov
Home of the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion - hea...
Health.gov is your portal for health-related resources and news from the U.S. government. Find prevention topics, dietary and physical activity guidelines, and other health resources.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Health78%Check
gov72%Check
Health Promotion61%Check
Health Resources60%Check
Health Literacy58%Check
Health Care58%Check
Prevention56%Check
Public Health54%Check
improve health54%Check
Act52%Check

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