- SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
0.19 s
File size
52.40 kB
Media files
Number of links
31 internal / 18 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important) the official U.S. government site for Medicare | Medicare
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 636 pixels long. Optimize title
There are word repetitions in the page title.
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
There is a valid canonical link specified.
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Germany
The following language is defined by HTML: en
Alternate/Hreflang Links
(Somewhat important)
The alternate link to the page itself is missing.
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.
(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.
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
(Nice to have)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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Page quality

(Critically important)
There are only 243 words on this page. Use at least 250 words to provide useful information.
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
No paragraphs were detected.
20.6% 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.
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 5 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 usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 6 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.
(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

URLAlt attributeTitle alt attribute provided
/sites/default/files/Shopping%20Bag.pngShopping bagshopping-bag
/sites/default/files/Binoculars.pngFind careFind care
/sites/default/files/Calendar%20Check.pngcalendar checkcalendar check
Video URLWidthHeight

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important) the official U.S. government site for Medicare
The H1 heading is perfect.
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 the official U.S. government site for Medicare
H2 Remember to protect your Medicare card
H2 Find plans
H2 Get started
H2 Find care providers
H2 Want a new plan now?
H2 Resources
H2 What's new
H2 Medicare & You: preventing Medicare fraud
H2 Site Menu
H2 Take Action
H2 CMS & HHS Websites
H2 Helpful Links
H3 See how Medicare is responding to Coronavirus
H3 Blogs
H3 News
H3 Connect with us
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 18 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text Skip to main content
/forms-help-resources/help-fig...Protect Yourself/Learn How
/account/login/Log in/Create Account
/medicare-coronavirusLearn More
/plan-compare/?Anchor Find plans
/sign-up-change-plans/get-star...Get started
/care-compareFind care providers
/sign-up-change-plans/when-can...Want a new plan now? window External Apply for Medicareopens in new window
/node/26886Get Medicare costs
/Contacts/Find local help
/forms-help-resources/your-med...Medicare card issues
/forms-help-resources/mail-you...Mail you get about Medicare News Medicare has faster access to new medical technology
/sign-up-change-plansSign up / Change plans
A-TITLE Sign up/Change plans Us
A-TITLE metaLinkRemove
/your-medicare-costsYour Medicare costs
A-TITLE Your Medicare costs
/what-medicare-coversWhat Medicare covers
A-TITLE What Medicare covers
/drug-coverage-part-dDrug coverage (Part D)
A-TITLE Drug coverage (Part D)
/supplements-other-insuranceSupplements & other insurance
A-TITLE Supplements & other insurance
/claims-appealsClaims & appeals
A-TITLE Claims & appeals
/manage-your-healthManage your health
A-TITLE Manage your health
/forms-help-resourcesForms, help, & other resources
A-TITLE Forms, help, & other resources map
A-TITLE Site map
/plan-compare/Find health & drug plans
A-TITLE Find health & drug plans
/care-compare/Text duplicate Find care providers
A-TITLE Find care providers
/medical-equipment-suppliers/Find medical equipment & suppliers
A-TITLE Find medical equipment & suppliers
/medigap-supplemental-insuranc...Find a Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) policy
A-TITLE Find a Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) policy
/forms-help-resources/medicare...Get Medicare forms
A-TITLE Get Medicare forms
/publicationsFind publications
A-TITLE Find publications
/talk-to-someoneTalk to someone
A-TITLE Talk to someone Subdomain Manage your email preferences
/about-us/information-in-other...Get information in other languages
A-TITLE Get information in other languages
A-TITLE Freedom of Information Act No Fear Act
A-TITLE No Fear Act Inspector General
A-TITLE Inspector General Archive
A-TITLE Archive Subdomain Downloadable databases
A-TITLE Downloadable databases window External Find on facebook (link opens in a new tab) window External Follow on Twitter (link opens in a new tab) window External Find on YouTube (link opens in a new tab)

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to ""
HTTP header
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 5 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.19 seconds.
This page only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (52 kB).

HTTP Response Header

content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
set-cookie137 Characters
set-cookie103 Characters
set-cookie107 Characters
x-generatorDrupal 8 (
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
link<>; rel="revision"
link<>; rel="alternate"; hreflang="en"
link<>; rel="canonical", <>; rel="shortlink"
x-akamai-transformed9 53537 0 pmb=mTOE,1
dateTue, 31 Aug 2021 16:46:05 GMT

External factors

(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 67,006 referring domains.
This page has 8,472,779 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 34,554 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 82298 shares, comments and likes on Facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.


# robots.txt
# This file is to prevent the crawling and indexing of certain parts
# of your site by web crawlers and spiders run by sites like Yahoo!
# and Google. By telling these "robots" where not to go on your site,
# you save bandwidth and server resources.
# This file will be ignored unless it is at the root of your host:
# Used:
# Ignored:
# For more information about the robots.txt standard, see:

User-agent: *
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /core/*.css$
Allow: /core/*.css?
Allow: /core/*.js$
Allow: /core/*.js?
Allow: /core/*.gif
Allow: /core/*.jpg
Allow: /core/*.jpeg
Allow: /core/*.png
Allow: /core/*.svg
Allow: /profiles/*.css$
Allow: /profiles/*.css?
Allow: /profiles/*.js$
Allow: /profiles/*.js?
Allow: /profiles/*.gif
Allow: /profiles/*.jpg
Allow: /profiles/*.jpeg
Allow: /profiles/*.png
Allow: /profiles/*.svg
# Directories
Disallow: /core/
Disallow: /profiles/
# Files
Disallow: /README.txt
Disallow: /web.config
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/reply/
Disallow: /filter/tips
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /node/
Disallow: /es/node/
Disallow: /app-static-content/
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /medicare-search/
Disallow: /user/register/
Disallow: /user/password/
Disallow: /user/login/
Disallow: /user/logout/
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /index.php/admin/
Disallow: /index.php/comment/reply/
Disallow: /index.php/filter/tips
Disallow: /index.php/node/add/
Disallow: /index.php/node/
Disallow: /index.php/es/node/
Disallow: /index.php/app-static-content/
Disallow: /index.php/search/
Disallow: /index.php/medicare-search/
Disallow: /index.php/user/password/
Disallow: /index.php/user/register/
Disallow: /index.php/user/login/
Disallow: /index.php/user/logout/

Most important keywords

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

government site66%Check
gov health care64%Check
Get Medicare62%Check
Medicare card60%Check
Medicare costs58%Check

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