Legis.state.pa.us - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
79% 
Page quality
63% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
0% 
Server
0% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.08 s
File size
85.90 kB
Words
1340
Media files
13
Number of links
114 internal / 58 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
PA General Assembly
The page title is too short. (195 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The official website for the Pennsylvania General Assembly, State Senate and House of Representatives. Sessions, legislation lookup, laws, history, and visitor information.
The meta description is too long: 1054 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
No canonical link is specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Language defined in meta tags: english
Server location: United States of America
There are different language information within the page markup.
One or more of the specified languages are not ISO standard (en, en-us, de, etc.)
The following language is defined by HTML: english
Alternate/Hreflang Links
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There are no alternate links specified on this page.
Other meta tags
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There is no rel next meta tag on this page.
There is no rel prev meta tag on this page.
Domain
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This page is hosted on a subdomain. Use a top level domain for better SEO results.
The domain does not contain non-latin characters.
Page URL
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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
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The charset encoding (UTF-8) is set correctly.
Doctype
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The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
Favicon
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The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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google-site-verificationteaj_1vtU5eAuq5NO1lQcBaAjF87ihpf2VsEadCOq94
RobotsINDEX,FOLLOW
googlebotINDEX,FOLLOW
DescriptionThe official website for the Pennsylvania General Assembly, State Senate and House of Representatives. Sessions, legislation lookup, laws, history, and visitor information.
KeywordsPennsylvania,General Assembly,Legislature,Bills,Resolutions,Statutes,Pennsylvania Law,Pennsylvania Capitol,Capitol Complex,PA Capitol,PA State Capitol,PA Law,PA Bills,PA Resolutions,Harrisburg,Harrisburg State Capitol,Capitol Building
AuthorLegislativate Data Processing Center
CopyrightCopyright 2020
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
There are 2 text duplicates on this page:
  • Duplicate: #PaSenate Journal, Transcripts of Senate Floor Actions for June 30, 20...
This page contains 1340 words. That's ok.
19.6% 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.
14 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
The average number of words per sentence of 11.42 words is good.
Frames
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This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No viewpoint tag is provided.
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 18 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
Bold and strong tags
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The following tag is repeated too often: wednesday, october 21, 2020
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
7 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.

Media list

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Page structure

H1 heading
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There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.
There are 35 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Committee Meetings
H2 Members
H2 Votes
H2 Popular Pages
H2 Regulations
H2 Statutes
H3 The Pennsylvania Code
H3 The Pennsylvania Bulletin
H3 Consolidated Statutes
H3 Unconsolidated Statutes
H3 The Constitution
H4 Share
H4 Floor Schedule
H4 Find My Legislator
H4 Find Legislation
H4 Latest Tweets
H5 Senate Committee Schedule
H5 JOINT LEGISLATIVE AIR AND WATER POLLUTION CONTROL AND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE
H5 CENTER FOR RURAL PENNSYLVANIA
H5 House Committee Schedule
H5 JOINT LEGISLATIVE AIR AND WATER POLLUTION CONTROL AND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE Duplicate text
H5 DEMOCRATIC POLICY COMMITTEE
H5 CENTER FOR RURAL PENNSYLVANIA Duplicate text
H5 Recent Senate Votes
H5 Recent House Votes
H5 Top legislation in the last 7 Days
H5 Top legislation in the last 30 Days
H5 Top pages in the last 7 Days
H5 Top pages in the last 30 Days
H5 Visitor Information
H5 Contact
H5 Twitter
H5 Offices / Info
H6 House
H6 Senate
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.
There are 1 links with a trivial anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are too many external links (58) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.legis.state.pa.us/general assembly
https://www.pasen.gov/External senate
https://www.pasen.gov/index.cfmExternal Home Page
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Listed Alphabetically
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Listed by District Number
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Contact Your Senator
/cfdocs/legis/cms/index.cfm?ch...Meeting Schedule
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Listed by Committee Assignments
/cfdocs/CteeInfo/StandingCommi...Listed by Committees
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Officers
/cfdocs/legis/home/findyourleg...Who's My Legislator?
https://www.pasen.gov/RTKL/ind...External Right-to-Know Law
https://www.house.state.pa.us/External Subdomain house
https://www.house.state.pa.us/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Home Page
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Text duplicate Listed Alphabetically
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Text duplicate Listed by District Number
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Contact Your Representative
/cfdocs/legis/cms/index.cfm?ch...Text duplicate Meeting Schedule
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Text duplicate Listed by Committee Assignments
/cfdocs/CteeInfo/StandingCommi...Text duplicate Listed by Committees
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Text duplicate Officers
/cfdocs/legis/home/findyourleg...Text duplicate Who's My Legislator?
https://www.house.state.pa.us/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Right-to-Know Law
/cfdocs/legis/home/session.cfmsession info
/cfdocs/legis/home/bills/legislation
/cfdocs/legis/li/public/statutes
/loginlogin
https://twitter.com/PaLegisNew window External IMG-ALT Follow us on Twitter
A-TITLE Follow us on Twitter
https://www.legis.state.pa.us/RSSIMG-ALT RSS Feeds
A-TITLE RSS Feeds
/cfdocs/legis/home/contact.cfmIMG-ALT Email Us
A-TITLE Contact Us
/cfdocs/legis/home/bills/Advanced Search
https://www.legis.state.pa.us/Pennsylvania General Assembly
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...Senate Calendar
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...(Marked)
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...Senate Calendar Supplemental 1
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...Senate Calendar Supplemental 2
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...Senate Calendar Supplemental 3
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...Senate Calendar Supplemental 4
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...Senate Calendar Supplemental 5
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...Senate Calendar Supplemental 6
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...Senate Calendar Supplemental 7
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...House Calendar
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...Tabled Bill Calendar
/cfdocs/legis/SessionCalendars...Uncontested House Calendar
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Name
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...District #
/cfdocs/legis/home/findyourleg...County
/cfdocs/legis/home/findyourleg...Your Address
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Text duplicate Name
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Text duplicate District #
/cfdocs/legis/home/findyourleg...Text duplicate County
/cfdocs/legis/home/findyourleg...Text duplicate Your Address
/cfdocs/legis/home/bills/text of bills, resolutions, and amendments
/cfdocs/legis/home/session.cfmSession Information
/login/PaLegis Notifications
https://twitter.com/PALegisNew window External @PALegis
A-TITLE Follow us on Twitter
https://twitter.com/search?q=#...External #PaSenate
https://tinyurl.com/yyyls9euNew window External URL anchor text
https://tinyurl.com/yyyls9eu
https://twitter.com/search?q=#...External Text duplicate #PaSenate
https://tinyurl.com/y2272lzkNew window External URL anchor text
https://tinyurl.com/y2272lzk
https://twitter.com/search?q=#...External #PaHouse
https://tinyurl.com/y2dohflcNew window External URL anchor text
https://tinyurl.com/y2dohflc
https://twitter.com/search?q=#...External Text duplicate #PaHouse
https://tinyurl.com/y3sw3ao4New window External URL anchor text
https://tinyurl.com/y3sw3ao4
https://twitter.com/search?q=#...External Text duplicate #PaSenate
https://tinyurl.com/y6xeqrjcNew window External URL anchor text
https://tinyurl.com/y6xeqrjc
https://twitter.com/search?q=#...External Text duplicate #PaHouse
https://tinyurl.com/yx9xkk3kNew window External URL anchor text
https://tinyurl.com/yx9xkk3k
https://twitter.com/PaLegisNew window External Follow @PaLegis
A-TITLE Follow @PaLegis on Twitter
http://www.pacapitol.org/New window External Visit The Capitol - PACapitol.com has everything you need to know!
http://www.pacapitol.com/mobil...New window External No Text
/login/PaLegis Notifications - Free email updates on bills, committees, and session activity.
https://twitter.com/PaLegisNew window External Follow us on Twitter! - @PaLegis has instant updates.
https://www.house.state.pa.us/...New window External Subdomain The House Convenes at 1:00PM Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - Watch session live.
http://jcc.legis.state.pa.us/External Subdomain JOINT LEGISLATIVE AIR AND WATER POLLUTION CONTROL AND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE
http://jcc.legis.state.pa.us/External Subdomain Text duplicate JOINT LEGISLATIVE AIR AND WATER POLLUTION CONTROL AND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE
http://www.rural.palegislature...External Subdomain CENTER FOR RURAL PENNSYLVANIA
/cfdocs/cteeInfo/AddMeetingToC...New window Outlook (iCal)
https://www.google.com/calenda...New window External Google Calendar
http://www.rural.palegislature...External Subdomain Text duplicate CENTER FOR RURAL PENNSYLVANIA
/cfdocs/legis/cms/index.cfm?ch...Complete Senate Schedule
http://jcc.legis.state.pa.us/External Subdomain Text duplicate JOINT LEGISLATIVE AIR AND WATER POLLUTION CONTROL AND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE
http://jcc.legis.state.pa.us/External Subdomain Text duplicate JOINT LEGISLATIVE AIR AND WATER POLLUTION CONTROL AND CONSERVATION COMMITTEE
/cfdocs/cteeInfo/AddMeetingToC...New window Text duplicate Outlook (iCal)
https://www.google.com/calenda...New window External Text duplicate Google Calendar
/cfdocs/cteeInfo/AddMeetingToC...New window Text duplicate Outlook (iCal)
https://www.google.com/calenda...New window External Text duplicate Google Calendar
/cfdocs/legis/cms/index.cfm?ch...Complete House Schedule
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Learn more about Senator Judith L. Schwank
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...View All Members of the Senate
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Learn more about Representative Ryan A. Bizzarro
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...View All Members of the House
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...PENNSYLVANIA LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD TIM HOLDEN
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...STATE BOARD OF VEHICLE MANUFACTURERS, DEALERS AND SALESPERSONS KIRK A. DAVIS
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...SR 393 PN 2057
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...SR 385 PN 2027
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...SR 375 PN 1981
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...View All for Wednesday, October 21, 2020
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...HB 2438 PN 4545, CONCUR
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...HB 440 PN 4546, CONCUR
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...HB 2370 PN 4061, CONCUR
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...HB 1961 PN 4478, CONCUR
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...HB 1673 PN 4573, CONCUR
/cfdocs/legis/RC/Public/rc_vie...Text duplicate View All for Wednesday, October 21, 2020
/cfdocs/legis/RCC/PUBLIC/listC...Senate Committees
/cfdocs/legis/RCC/PUBLIC/listC...House Committees
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...House Bill 2513; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...Senate Bill 1349; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...House Bill 2894; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...House Bill 2487; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...Senate Bill 1279; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...Senate Bill 619; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...House Bill 100; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...Text duplicate House Bill 2513; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...House Bill 2787; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...House Resolution 1032; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...Senate Bill 1216; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...Text duplicate Senate Bill 1349; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...House Bill 2025; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/billinfo/billinfo.cfm?...Text duplicate House Bill 100; 2019-2020 Regular Session
/cfdocs/legis/home/findyourleg...Find Your Legislator
/cfdocs/legis/home/bills/Bills and Amendments
/cfdocs/legis/LI/Public/cons_i...Consolidated Statutes
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Members of the House
/cfdocs/legis/home/session.cfmText duplicate Session Information
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Members of the Senate
/cfdocs/legis/li/public/Statutes of Pennsylvania and the Constitution of Pennsylvania
/cfdocs/legis/home/findyourleg...Text duplicate Find Your Legislator
/cfdocs/legis/home/bills/Text duplicate Bills and Amendments
/cfdocs/legis/LI/Public/cons_i...Text duplicate Consolidated Statutes
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Text duplicate Members of the House
/cfdocs/legis/home/session.cfmText duplicate Session Information
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Text duplicate Members of the Senate
/cfdocs/legis/li/public/Text duplicate Statutes of Pennsylvania and the Constitution of Pennsylvania
/cfdocs/legis/CH/Public/pcde_i...The Pennsylvania Code
/cfdocs/legis/CH/Public/pcde_i...Browse/Search the Pennsylvania Code
https://www.pabulletin.com/ind...New window External The Pennsylvania Bulletin
https://www.pabulletin.com/ind...New window External Go to the Pennsylvania Bulletin Website
/cfdocs/legis/LI/Public/cons_i...Text duplicate Consolidated Statutes
/cfdocs/legis/LI/Public/cons_i...Go to the Consolidated Statutes
/cfdocs/legis/LI/Public/ucons_...Unconsolidated Statutes
/cfdocs/legis/LI/Public/ucons_...Go to the Unconsolidated Statutes
/cfdocs/legis/li/constitution.cfmThe Constitution
/cfdocs/legis/li/constitution.cfmTrivial anchor text
Read More
http://www.pacapitol.com/New window External pacapitol.com
/cfdocs/legis/home/contact.cfmEmail Webmaster
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Contact Senator
/cfdocs/legis/home/member_info...Contact Representative
https://twitter.com/search?q=#...External Text duplicate #PaSenate
https://tinyurl.com/yyyls9euNew window External Text duplicate URL anchor text
https://tinyurl.com/yyyls9eu
https://twitter.com/search?q=#...External Text duplicate #PaSenate
https://tinyurl.com/y2272lzkNew window External Text duplicate URL anchor text
https://tinyurl.com/y2272lzk
https://twitter.com/search?q=#...External Text duplicate #PaHouse
https://tinyurl.com/y2dohflcNew window External Text duplicate URL anchor text
https://tinyurl.com/y2dohflc
https://twitter.com/PaLegisNew window External Text duplicate Follow @PaLegis
A-TITLE Follow @PaLegis on Twitter
http://cpc.state.pa.us/New window External Subdomain Capitol Preservation Committee
http://www.ruralpa.org/New window External Center for Rural Pennsylvania
http://pcs.la.psu.edu/New window External Commission On Sentencing
http://www.dgs.pa.gov/About/Pa...New window External Anchor Commonwealth Directory
http://www.ifo.state.pa.us/New window External Subdomain Independent Fiscal Office
http://jcc.legis.state.pa.us/New window External Subdomain Joint Conservation Committee
http://jsg.legis.state.pa.us/New window External Subdomain Joint State Government Commission
/cfdocs/cteeInfo/laac.cfmNew window Legislative Audit Advisory Commission
http://lbfc.legis.state.pa.us/New window External Subdomain Legislative Budget and Finance Committee
http://www.paldpc.us/New window External Legislative Data Processing Center
/cfdocs/admin/ld/Legislative Directory
http://www.palrb.net/New window External Legislative Reference Bureau
http://www.lgc.state.pa.us/New window External Subdomain Local Government Commission
https://ujsportal.pacourts.us/New window External Subdomain Judicial System of PA
https://www.pa.gov/New window External PA.gov
http://www.redistricting.state...New window External Subdomain Pennsylvania Redistricting
/cfdocs/legis/home/legal.cfmLegal Notices

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.legis.state.pa.us/"
HTTP header
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The HTML page should be transferred using GZip compression.
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.08 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 7 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 (86 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 114 referring domains.
This page has 539 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 94 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

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www.legis.state.pa.us
PA General Assembly
The official website for the Pennsylvania General Assembly, State Senate and House of Representatives. Sessions, legislation lookup, laws, history, and visitor information.

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