Dccouncil.us - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
45% 
Page structure
95% 
Link structure
85% 
Server
83% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.17 s
File size
50.90 kB
Words
380
Media files
0
Number of links
49 internal / 12 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Home • Council of the District of Columbia
The length of the page title is perfect. (377 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
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)
https://dccouncil.us/
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

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
Only 1 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 380 words on this page. Good pages should have about 800 words of useful content.
The average number of words per sentence of 55 words is high.
22.6% 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.
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)
Multiple viewport tags are given. There should only be one.
This page loads 7 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" 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 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

No media files were found.

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Residents of the District of Columbia, the D.C. Council is here to serve you.
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Residents of the District of Columbia, the D.C. Council is here to serve you.
H2 Council Updates
H2 Featured
H2 Boosted Schools Funding for At-Risk Youth, Basic Monthly Income for Undocumented Workers Headline First Budget Vote
H3 How to Watch Our May 17 Virtual/Online Meeting
H3 Boosted Schools Funding for At-Risk Youth, Basic Monthly Income for Undocumented Workers Headline First Budget Vote Duplicate text
H3 Consumer and Employment Protections Headline Latest Council Meeting
H3 Notice of Budget-Related Additional Legislative Meetings and Access Information
H3 Budget Oversight: Fiscal Year 2023
H3 Performance Oversight: 2022
H3 Find your Councilmember
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
3 links don't have an anchor text.
There are 1 links with a trivial 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 12 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
/about-the-federal-tax-counterWhat is this?
A-TITLE What is the DC Federal Tax Counter?
https://dccouncil.us/subscribe/Get Updates
/dc-council-rss-feeds/RSS
/press-center/Press Center
https://www.facebook.com/counc...New window External facebook
https://twitter.com/councilofdcNew window External twitter
https://www.youtube.com/channe...New window External youtube
https://dccouncil.us/Council of the District of Columbia
A-TITLE Council of the District of Columbia
/council-videos/Watch Hearings
https://dccouncil.us/eventsCalendar
https://dccouncil.us/legislation/Legislation & Laws
https://dccouncil.us/the-council/The Council
https://dccouncil.us/searchNo Text
https://www.google.com/maps/pl...New window External NoMa 40 Patterson Street, NE
/event/committee-of-the-whole-...Committee of the Whole Meeting
A-TITLE Committee of the Whole Meeting
/event/business-economic-devel...Business & Economic Development Public Hearing
A-TITLE Business & Economic Development Public Hearing
/event/housing-executive-admin...Housing & Executive Administration Public Hearing
A-TITLE Housing & Executive Administration Public Hearing
/event/transportation-the-envi...Transportation & the Environment Public Hearing
A-TITLE Transportation & the Environment Public Hearing
/event/government-operations-f...Government Operations & Facilities Public Roundtable
A-TITLE Government Operations & Facilities Public Roundtable
https://dccouncil.us/events1 more event →
/event/housing-executive-admin...Housing & Executive Administration Public Roundtable
A-TITLE Housing & Executive Administration Public Roundtable
/event/transportation-the-envi...Transportation & the Environment Public Roundtable
A-TITLE Transportation & the Environment Public Roundtable
/event/legislative-meeting-94/Legislative Meeting
A-TITLE Legislative Meeting
https://dccouncil.us/eventsSee all Events gavel Gavel Icon
/how-to-testify-before-the-cou...Learn about Testifying microphone icon
http://lims.dccouncil.us/External Subdomain Find legislation on LIMS Archive Icon
/how-to-watch-our-may-17-virtu...How to Watch Our May 17 Virtual/Online Meeting
/boosted-schools-funding-for-a...Boosted Schools Funding for At-Risk Youth, Basic Monthly Income for Undocumented Workers Headline First Budget Vote
/consumer-and-employment-prote...Consumer and Employment Protections Headline Latest Council Meeting
/notice-of-budget-related-addi...Notice of Budget-Related Additional Legislative Meetings and Access Information
/council-updatesSee all
/boosted-schools-funding-for-a...Trivial anchor text
Read More
/budget-oversight-2023/No Text
/budget-oversight-2023/Learn More
/performance-oversight-2022/No Text
/performance-oversight-2022/Text duplicate Learn More
/2021-2022-performance-oversig...Text duplicate Learn More
https://dccouncil.us/DC Council seal
/about-the-council/About the Council
/open-government/Open Government
https://dcboe.org/FAQS/Voter-R...External Register to Vote
/council-updatesCouncil Updates
/jobs-solicitations21/Jobs
/council-directory/Council Directory
/privacy-policy/Privacy Policy
/commemorative-dc-flag-program/Commemorative D.C. Flag Program
https://dccouncil.us/ethics/Ethics
/visit-the-wilson-building/Visit the Wilson Building
https://www.facebook.com/counc...New window External Text duplicate facebook
https://twitter.com/councilofdcNew window External Text duplicate twitter
https://www.youtube.com/channe...New window External Text duplicate youtube
/council-videos/Text duplicate Watch Hearings
https://dccouncil.us/eventsText duplicate Calendar
https://dccouncil.us/legislation/Text duplicate Legislation & Laws
https://dccouncil.us/the-council/Text duplicate The Council
https://dccouncil.us/subscribe/Text duplicate Get Updates
/dc-council-rss-feeds/Text duplicate RSS
/press-center/Text duplicate Press Center
https://www.facebook.com/counc...New window External Text duplicate facebook
https://twitter.com/councilofdcNew window External Text duplicate twitter
https://www.youtube.com/channe...New window External Text duplicate youtube

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://dccouncil.us/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 6 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 7 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.17 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (51 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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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 6,853 referring domains.
This page has 508,620 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 4,915 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.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Council80%Check
District66%Check
Columbia65%Check
serve50%Check
Residents50%Check
Vote43%Check
Meeting43%Check
oversight43%Check
Headline43%Check
First43%Check

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