Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
92% 
Page quality
54% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
27% 
Server
46% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.53 s
File size
126.40 kB
Words
3018
Media files
14
Number of links
178 internal / 16 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
The Institute for Justice
The length of the page title is perfect. (212 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The nation's only libertarian, civil liberties, public interest law firm.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (404 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://ij.org/
The specified canonical link points to a different page.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en-us
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en-us
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)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
This page contains 3018 words. That's ok.
35.8% 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.
56 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 21.11 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 18 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 following tag is repeated too often: center for judicial engagement
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
9 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
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)
Veteran Beaten by Police in Unprovoked Assault at VA Hospital Appeals Case to U.S. Supreme Court
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
There are 94 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.
Some headings do not have any content.

Heading structure

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H1 Veteran Beaten by Police in Unprovoked Assault at VA Hospital Appeals Case to U.S. Supreme Court
H1 Homepage
H1 Sierra Vista Residents Sue City to Keep Their Homes in Place
H1 Maine Parents Appeal School Choice Case To U.S. Supreme Court
H1 Less than 1% of the nearly 10,000 charities rated have received at least 18 consecutive 4-star ratings
H2 Institute for Justice
H2 Different Interests, Different Representation
H2 Should Your Property Rights Be Subject to Your Neighbor’s Veto?
H2 New Mexico House Approves Major Bill Against Qualified Immunity
H2 National Food Freedom Advocate Endorses Bill That Would Expand Food Freedom in South Carolina
H2 Sierra Vista Residents Sue City to Keep Their Homes in Place Duplicate text
H2 Remedying the Loss of a Right
H2 Seven Wisconsinites Challenge State Ban on Sale of Homemade, Shelf-Stable Foods
H2 Our Issues
H2 SUPPORT OUR WORK
H2 Our Videos
H2 Empty heading
H2 Our Research
H2 Does Forfeiture Work?
H2 Policing for Profit 3
H3 Empty heading
H3 Bill would create small businesses and new local food choices by making it easier for South Carolinians to sell all homemade foods
H3 Residents again facing eviction after city refuses to consider legalizing homes that have been in place for years
H3 This Valentine’s Day, an unconstitutional ban on shelf-stable food sales is limiting Wisconsin’s cottage food producers
H3 Economic Liberty
H3 Educational Choice
H3 First Amendment
H3 Private Property
H3 The National Law Firm for Liberty
H3 See All Videos »
H3 See All Research »
H3 Empty heading
H3 Empty heading
H3 Footer Signup
H4 Byron Billingsley
H4 Dave and Amy Carson
H4 Tammy Holland
H4 Jameelah El-Shabazz
H4 Jim and Cliff Courtney
H4 Dr. Todd Bergland
H4 Michael Nolan
H4 Lyndon McLellan
H4 Boaz Brown
H4 Aurora Espinoza
H4 Buckley Family
H4 Corban Addison
H4 Miladis Salgado
H4 Joey Vanoni
H4 John Rinaldi
H4 Dr. Lee Birchansky
H4 Amanda Root
H4 Michael Cristofaro
H4 Central Radio Company
H4 Jeana and Jack Horner
H4 Sally Ladd
H4 Isis Brantley
H4 Greg Mills
H4 Brent Melton
H4 Janice Craig
H4 Alexis Bailly Vineyard
H4 Jeanette Strohm-Anderson and Mark Anderson
H4 Kishor Sapkota
H4 Jessica Hadraba
H4 Gary and Michelle Erb
H4 Fernando Herrera
H4 Tameka Stigers
H4 Alan and Judy Gillis
H4 Richard Beyer
H4 Larry Miller
H4 Young Americans for Freedom
H4 Joe and Annalyse Victor
H4 Allie Nelson
H4 Jeri Anderson
H4 Ricardo Quintanilla
H4 Harley Bruce
H4 Gajendra Singh
H4 Lisa Kivirist
H4 Michelle and Steven Freenor
H4 Rhett Keisler
H4 Veronica Walker-Davis and Jerome Davis
H4 Korver Ear Nose and Throat LLC
H4 Keena Bean
H4 Celeste Kelly
H4 Terry Dehko and Sandy Thomas
H4 JOIN THE FIGHT! Sign up for newsletters:
H4 JOIN THE FIGHT!
H5 Anthony Sanders | Center for Judicial Engagement | February 22, 2021
H5 Anthony Sanders | Center for Judicial Engagement | February 18, 2021
H5 Nick Sibilla | Press Release | February 16, 2021
H5 Conor Beck | Press Release | February 16, 2021
H5 Andrew Wimer | Press Release | February 16, 2021
H5 Anthony Sanders | Center for Judicial Engagement | February 12, 2021
H5 Conor Beck | Press Release | February 11, 2021
H5 PODCAST
H5 CJE PODCAST
H5 February 10, 2021 | Strategic Research
H5 December 14, 2020 | Strategic Research
H5 Litigating for Liberty.
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.
9 links don't have an anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 16 external links on this page.
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https://www.ij.org/cases/IJ's Cases
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/client/michael-nolan/Michael Nolan
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/client/central-radio-company/Central Radio Company
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https://ij.org/client/sally-ladd/Sally Ladd
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https://ij.org/client/greg-mills/Greg Mills
/client/brent-melton/Brent Melton
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http://youtube.com/institutefo...New window External No Text
http://facebook.com/institutef...New window External No Text
https://www.ij.org/Litigating for Liberty.
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https://twitter.com/IJNew window External No Text
http://youtube.com/institutefo...New window External No Text
http://facebook.com/institutef...New window External No Text
https://www.ij.org/privacy-policyPrivacy Policy

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.ij.org/"
HTTP header
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The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is very slow (1.53 seconds). The response time should be less than 0.4 seconds. Slow websites are bad for search engine bots and also result in bad user experience.
This page loads 11 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 18 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (126 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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External factors

Blacklists
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This website is not classified "for adult only".
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 8,057 referring domains.
This page has 292,691 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 5,751 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.

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www.ij.org
The Institute for Justice
The nation's only libertarian, civil liberties, public interest law firm.

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