Cityethics.org - SEO Checker

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Meta information
80% 
Page quality
78% 
Page structure
70% 
Link structure
50% 
Server
97% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
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File size
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Words
725
Media files
8
Number of links
98 internal / 9 external

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Title
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CityEthics.org | making local government more ethical
The length of the page title is perfect. (426 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
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The meta description is missing.
Crawlability
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There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
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No canonical link is specified.
Language
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Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en
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The domain does not contain non-latin characters.
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Page quality

Content
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This page contains 725 words. That's ok.
20.8% 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.
6 paragraphs were found on this page.
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There are no duplicates on the site.
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Mobile optimization
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This website loads 4 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
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The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 15 tags for this page.
Image SEO
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Social Networks
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Ads
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HTTPS
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...in_2019-07-23_10-46-23.png?itok=EeMLCOgWDave Meslin: TEDx: The antidote to ApathyTEDx: The antidote to Apathy
...t Unrig 2018 - YouTube.png?itok=POlWqRRYLarry Lessign speaking in the Plenary Session at #UNRIG Summit in Feb 2018Larry Lessign speaking in the Plenary Session at #UNRIG Summit in Feb 2018
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...og/2017-10-19_17-01-57.png?itok=ssLIsnhXJax T/U October 19 2017 Editorial PageGreat Times Union Editoral
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Page structure

H1 heading
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Fix Democracy, First
Too many H1 headings
Headings
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The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Fix Democracy, First
H1 Ethics reminders for public officials
H2 Barriers to Civic Engagement -- a TED Talk from Dave Meslin
H2 Larry Lessig's 7 minute plenary speech at the #UNRIG conference in New Orleans
H2 Charleston Post Courier Article
H2 Great Editorial from the Jacksonville Times Union
H2 Nice editorial in the Jacksonville Times Union
H2 Wednesday's editorial: An ethics refresher for city officials
H2 Appearance Is All We Have
H2 Pages
H2 Search form
H3 Save time and effort
H3 Open Source Tools
H3 Review our Publications
H3 Session Materials
H3 Main menu
H3 Navigation
H3 Popular content
H3 Last viewed:
H3 Recent blog posts
H3 User login
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Some anchor texts are used more than once.
1 links don't have an anchor text.
There are 2 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 9 external links on this page.
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http://www.cityethics.org/Anchor Skip to main content
http://www.cityethics.org/CityEthics.org
/publications/LGEP-Nutshellour introduction to local government ethics
/content/model-code-introductionModel Code
/TopTenBooksbooks
/Top10+Ethics+Filmsmovies
/harvard-labproducts of Carla's network fellowship
/publicationsTrivial anchor text
HERE
/Session_NotesNew window Session Notes
http://www.cityethics.org/unrigNew window #UNRIG 2018
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/publications/LGEP-NutshellIn a Nutshell
/ethics bookEthics Programs 2.0
/publications/draft-chapter-on...Lobbying
/content/model-code-introductionText duplicate Model Code
A-TITLE City Ethics' Model Code
/harvard-labLab Tools
A-TITLE Open Source Tools for government ethics practitioners
/harvard-labAcademic Experts
A-TITLE Links to useful research based training tools for ethics training specialists
/experts/dan-arielyDan Ariely
A-TITLE Tips from Dan (Duke University)
/harvard-lab/max-bazermanMax Bazerman
/harvard-lab/jonathan-haidtJonathan Haidt
/experts/robert-prenticeRobert Prentice
A-TITLE on the future of ethics training -- trends
/harvard-lab/oge-speechDennis Thompson
A-TITLE Speech given to OGE by Dennis Thompson
/harvard-lab/future-of-trainingTraining trends
A-TITLE The future of ethics training: Future trends
/harvard-lab/whistleblowersWhistleblowers
A-TITLE Protecting Whistleblowers: Best Practices for Promoting Ethics in Government
/harvard-lab/IC-course-summaryIC Course Notes
A-TITLE Ethical Reasoning: Institutional Corruption Course Summaries for Ethics Professionals
/harvard-lab/ic-course/corrupt...Corrupting Influences
A-TITLE IC Course Lecture notes: CORRUPTING INFLUENCES
/harvard-labTraining Tools
A-TITLE Open Source tools for training professionals in government ethics.
/safra/working-papersSafra Papers
/harvard-lab/working-paper-42#42 - CDAs
A-TITLE Working Paper 42 - Community Development Authorities
/ResourcesResources
A-TITLE Submenu of various cool features on the site.
/essentialsEthics essentials
/definitionsEthics definitions
/Session_NotesText duplicate Session Notes
http://www.cityethics.org/unrig#UNRIG Summit
A-TITLE Teh 2018 Unrig Summit: Carla presented
http://www.cityethics.org/oecdOECD Athens
A-TITLE Session Notes for the OECD presentation on Municipal Ethics
/Top10 Ethics FilmsTop 10
A-TITLE Some fun lists of the TOP TEN - a countdown.
/Top10 Ethics FilmsEthics films
A-TITLE Our faves from Hollywood (and other places too)
/TopTenBooksEthics books
http://www.cityethics.org/linksEthics links
/servicesServices
http://www.cityethics.org/SupportWebsite support
A-TITLE A submenu of hints and assistance for Bloggers on the City Ethics.org website
/filter/tipsHTML Formatting Guide
A-TITLE Tips and tricks to using html in posts...
http://www.cityethics.org/aboutAbout
http://www.cityethics.org/contactContact Us
/TEDx_Dave_MeslinIMG-ALT Dave Meslin: TEDx: The antidote to Apathy
/TEDx_Dave_MeslinBarriers to Civic Engagement -- a TED Talk from Dave Meslin
https://www.ted.com/talks/dave...External URL anchor text
https://www.ted.com/talks/
/LessigUnrigPlenaryIMG-ALT Larry Lessign speaking in the Plenary Session at #UNRIG Summit in Feb 2018
/LessigUnrigPlenaryLarry Lessig's 7 minute plenary speech at the #UNRIG conference in New Orleans
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kMK4rbGJkNw
https://unrigsummit.com/External URL anchor text
https://unrigsummit.com/
https://medium.com/@lessig/fix...External URL anchor text
https://medium.com/@lessig/fix-democracy-first-1fd1b811722f
/node/4483IMG-ALT Charleston Post Courier-Carla Miller quoted...
/node/4483Charleston Post Courier Article
https://www.postandcourier.com...New window External Lobbying is completely unregulated in most SC cities, leaving room for possible corruption
/JaxTU-10-17-2017-EditorialIMG-ALT Jax T/U October 19 2017 Editorial Page
/JaxTU-10-17-2017-EditorialGreat Editorial from the Jacksonville Times Union
http://jacksonville.com/opinio...New window External Jacksonville Times Union
/node/4478IMG-ALT As it was published on 2/15
/node/4478Nice editorial in the Jacksonville Times Union
http://jacksonville.com/editor...External URL anchor text
http://jacksonville.com/editorials/2017-02-14/wednesday-s-editorial-ethi...
/node/4474Appearance Is All We Have
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/node?page=1next ›
A-TITLE Go to next page
/node?page=332last »
A-TITLE Go to last page
/harvard-labNo Text
/harvard-labTools from Carla's Harvard Fellowship
/CE-BlogsBlogs:
/Blog-CarlaMillerCarla Miller
/Blog-DonMcClintockDon McClintock
/Blog-RobWechslerRobert Wechsler
http://www.cityethics.org/forumforums
http://www.cityethics.org/trackerRecent posts
http://www.cityethics.org/sitemapSite map
A-TITLE Display a site map with RSS feeds.
/filter/tipscompose tips
https://twitter.com/CityEthicsNew window External No Text
https://twitter.com/CityEthicsNew window External Follow us
/node/feedIMG-ALT Subscribe to Syndicate
A-TITLE Subscribe to Syndicate
/content/problems-involving-ca...Problems Involving Campaign Contributions by EC Members
/content/differing-views-corru...Differing Views on Corruption and Campaign Finance
/content/cincinnati-situation-...The Cincinnati Situation III - Indefinite Benefits and Proximity
/content/quotes-day-0Quotes of the Day
/content/divulging-confidentia...Divulging Confidential Information Is Not a Conflict If It Only Benefits Someone Politically
/content/withdrawal-participationWithdrawal from Participation
/node/811Why Nepotism Is Relatively Unethical
/Top10 Ethics FilmsTop Ten Ethics Films
/TEDx_Dave_MeslinText duplicate Barriers to Civic Engagement -- a TED Talk from Dave Meslin
/LessigUnrigPlenaryText duplicate Larry Lessig's 7 minute plenary speech at the #UNRIG conference in New Orleans
/node/4483Text duplicate Charleston Post Courier Article
/JaxTU-10-17-2017-EditorialText duplicate Great Editorial from the Jacksonville Times Union
/node/4481A new way to influence elections without transparency
/node/4478Text duplicate Nice editorial in the Jacksonville Times Union
/node/4476Congratulations to Robert Wechsler on his retirement!
/node/4475City Ethics' Director of Research Announces Retirement
/node/4474Text duplicate Appearance Is All We Have
/node/4473Announcing the Book "The Regulation of Local Lobbying"
http://www.cityethics.org/blogTrivial anchor text
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A-TITLE Read the latest blog entries.
/user/registerCreate new account
A-TITLE Create a new user account.
/user/passwordRequest new password
A-TITLE Request new password via e-mail.

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
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The checked page does not redirect to another URL.
HTTP header
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No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
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This website loads 4 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.40 seconds.
This website does not require any CSS files.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (38 kB).

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This website is not classified "for adult only".
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This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 204 referring domains.
This website has 4,370 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 176 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
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This website is not very popular on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
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This website is listed on Webwiki.

Links from Wikipedia

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