Devon.gov.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
62% 
Page structure
100% 
Link structure
83% 
Server
100% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.04 s
File size
103.20 kB
Words
484
Media files
7
Number of links
73 internal / 20 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Devon County Council | Services and information for Devon residents
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 622 pixels long. Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Welcome to Devon County Council's website, giving you access to a full range of council information and services.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (705 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.devon.gov.uk/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en-gb
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en-gb
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)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
There are only 484 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
The average number of words per sentence of 25.17 words is high.
28.1% of the text are stop words.
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
7 paragraphs were found on this page.
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" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
This page only loads 2 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 10 tags for this page.
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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...0/Covid-enjoying-break-still-300x180.jpgstill image from the social media video. Image says 'Enjoying your break?'
...s/sites/18/2020/10/Halloween-300x180.pngSweets, with the words
...Brown-interview-still-211020-300x180.jpgSteve Brown, Deputy Director of Public Health Devon
...com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/news1.pngnews centre

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Devon County Council
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Devon County Council
H2 Coronavirus (COVID-19)
H2 Priority tasks
H2 Popular tasks
H2 Latest news
H2 #WeAreDevon
Some internal links have dynamic parameters. All internal URLs, which are not marked as nofollow, should not contain dynamic parameters.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 20 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.devon.gov.uk/Anchor Skip to content
A-TITLE Skip to content
https://www.devon.gov.uk/Devon County Council
A-TITLE Link to the council homepage
/navigation/care-and-health/Care and Health
/navigation/community-and-living/Community and Living
/navigation/democracy-and-tran...Democracy and Transparency
/navigation/economy-and-enterp...Economy and Enterprise
/navigation/education-and-fami...Education and Families
/navigation/environment-and-la...Environment and Landscape
/navigation/healthy-and-active/Healthy and Active
/navigation/inside-the-council/Inside the Council
/navigation/libraries-and-heri...Libraries and Heritage
/navigation/planning-and-devel...Planning and Development
/navigation/roads-and-transport/Roads and Transport
/wasteandrecycling/Waste and Recycling
/coronavirus-advice-in-devon/Find guidance and support
A-TITLE Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice in Devon - document
/coronavirus-advice-in-devon/c...Children, education and families including schools
/coronavirus-advice-in-devon/d...Information in different formats and languages
https://unsplash.com/photos/dJ...External RainbowPhoto by Karson on Unsplash
https://www.devon.gov.uk/search/Search
/educationandfamilies/school-i...Apply for a school place
/registrationservice/Births, deaths and marriages
/educationandfamilies/child-pr...Report a child safety concern
/care-and-health/adults/keepin...Tell us about an adult at risk
/roadsandtransport/parking/par...Appeal or pay a parking ticket
/roadsandtransport/parking/par...Apply for a parking permit
/educationandfamilies/school-i...Text duplicate Apply for a school place
/roadsandtransport/traffic-inf...Check for roadworks
/educationandfamilies/school-i...Check school term dates
/workingfordevon/Find a job or career in Devon
/wasteandrecycling/centre/Find a recycling centre
/wasteandrecycling/recycling-c...Find chargeable waste costs
/roadsandtransport/parking/par...Find park and ride timetables
/make-a-payment/Make a payment
/roadsandtransport/report-a-pr...Report a pothole
https://planning.devon.gov.uk/...External Subdomain Search planning applications
https://www.devonnewscentre.in...External Subdomain IMG-ALT Bonfire night message - Don't forget to make space this Bonfire Night
A-TITLE Link to Do not put yourself in unnecessary risk this Bonfire and firework season story
https://www.devonnewscentre.in...External Subdomain Do not put yourself in unnecessary risk this Bonfire and firework season
https://www.devonnewscentre.in...External Subdomain IMG-ALT rogue trader
A-TITLE Link to Council advises to be on the look-out for potential scammers story
https://www.devonnewscentre.in...External Subdomain Council advises to be on the look-out for potential scammers
https://www.devonnewscentre.in...External Subdomain IMG-ALT still image from the social media video. Image says 'Enjoying your break?'
A-TITLE Link to South West Leaders call on everyone planning a half-term break to be extra careful and to follow the rules story
https://www.devonnewscentre.in...External Subdomain South West Leaders call on everyone planning a half-term break to be extra careful and to follow the rules
https://www.devonnewscentre.in...External Subdomain IMG-ALT Sweets, with the words
A-TITLE Link to Celebrate Halloween safely this year story
https://www.devonnewscentre.in...External Subdomain Celebrate Halloween safely this year
https://www.devonnewscentre.in...External Subdomain IMG-ALT Steve Brown, Deputy Director of Public Health Devon
A-TITLE Link to Deputy Director confirms Exeter case numbers are back to ‘broadly’ the national average story
https://www.devonnewscentre.in...External Subdomain Deputy Director confirms Exeter case numbers are back to ‘broadly’ the national average
https://www.devonnewscentre.info/External Subdomain IMG-ALT news centre
A-TITLE Link to news centre website
https://www.devonnewscentre.info/External Subdomain More stories from the Devon News Centre
/wearedevon/#WeAreDevon
/?wearedevon=openJoin the conversation
/coronavirus-advice-in-devon/A-TITLE Hands, face, space
/coronavirus-advice-in-devon/d...A-TITLE I wear a face covering and keep my distance, to keep Devon moving and safe.
https://www.proudtocaredevon.o...External A-TITLE Proud to care banner
https://www.adoptsouthwest.org...External A-TITLE It doesn’t matter if you’re straight, single, married or gay
https://www.dcfp.org.uk/External A-TITLE Spotting the signs of child abuse. If you think it, report it.
https://www.devon.gov.uk/twitter/Follow us on Twitter
/facebook/Find us on Facebook
/pinterest/Follow us on Pinterest
/linkedin/Find us on Linkedin
https://www.devon.gov.uk/youtube/Watch us on Youtube
/instagram/Follow us on Instagram
https://www.devon.gov.uk/Anchor Text duplicate Skip to content
A-TITLE Skip to main content
https://www.devon.gov.uk/No Text
https://www.devonnewscentre.info/External Subdomain News centre
https://www.pinpointdevon.co.uk/External Pinpoint
https://www.devon.gov.uk/atoz/aA to Z
https://www.devon.gov.uk/help/Help
/help/contact-us/Contact us
/accesstoinformation/Access to information
/help/visiting-county-hall/Visiting County Hall
/haveyoursay/feedback-and-comp...Feedback
https://forms.office.com/Pages...External Subdomain Help us improve services
/navigation/care-and-health/Text duplicate Care and Health
/navigation/community-and-living/Text duplicate Community and Living
/navigation/democracy-and-tran...Text duplicate Democracy and Transparency
/navigation/economy-and-enterp...Text duplicate Economy and Enterprise
/navigation/education-and-fami...Text duplicate Education and Families
/navigation/environment-and-la...Text duplicate Environment and Landscape
/navigation/healthy-and-active/Text duplicate Healthy and Active
/navigation/inside-the-council/Text duplicate Inside the Council
/navigation/libraries-and-heri...Text duplicate Libraries and Heritage
/navigation/planning-and-devel...Text duplicate Planning and Development
/navigation/roads-and-transport/Text duplicate Roads and Transport
/wasteandrecycling/Text duplicate Waste and Recycling
/help/visiting-county-hall/Devon County Council, County Hall, Topsham Road, Exeter, Devon EX2 4QD
/help/contact-us/Our contact numbers
https://www.devon.gov.uk/Text duplicate A-TITLE Devon County Council
/help/contact-us/Text duplicate Contact us
/disclaimer/Disclaimer
https://www.devon.gov.uk/privacy/Privacy
/privacy/cookies/Cookies
/copyright/Copyright
/data-protection-and-security/Security
/homepage-accessibilityAccessibility

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.devon.gov.uk/"
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 is excellent with 0.04 seconds.
This page only loads 1 CSS files. That's ok.
This page only loads 2 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (103 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 4,874 referring domains.
This page has 2,896,408 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 3,527 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This page has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

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Disallow: /wp-admin/
Allow: /wp-admin/admin-ajax.php

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www.devon.gov.uk
Devon County Council | Services and information for Devon residents
Welcome to Devon County Council's website, giving you access to a full range of council information and services.

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