Nps.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
40% 
Page structure
93% 
Link structure
100% 
Server
63% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.10 s
File size
41.50 kB
Words
433
Media files
14
Number of links
88 internal / 12 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
NPS.gov Homepage (U.S. National Park Service)
The domain is used in the page's title.
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The National Park Service cares for special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (750 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
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
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

NameValue
descriptionThe National Park Service cares for special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage.
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
langen
og:typewebsite
og:titleNPS.gov Homepage (U.S. National Park Service)
og:urlhttps://www.nps.gov/index.htm
og:descriptionThe National Park Service cares for special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage.
og:imagehttps://www.nps.gov/images/FYP_ETP_STLI.png
og:image:height261
og:image:width447
og:image:altStatue of Liberty's crown with Find Your Park text superimposed
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Pragmano-cache
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charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
There are only 433 words on this page. Good pages should have about 800 words of useful content.
23.3% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
9 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 18.7 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 15 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 9 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

URLAlt attributeTitle
...0C3BA.jpg?width=307&quality=90&mode=cropDetailed illustration of the coronavirus structure
...79F92.jpg?width=307&quality=90&mode=cropGroup of hikers smiling at the camera on a wooded trail
...CA42B.jpg?width=307&quality=90&mode=cropA portrait of Harriet Tubman placed on top of a photo of a wooded landscape
...64032.jpg?width=307&quality=90&mode=cropChild volunteer painting a structure
...8C25D.jpg?width=307&quality=90&mode=cropNight sky above Mesa Arch in Canyonlands
...FF786.jpg?width=307&quality=90&mode=cropTwo hikers sitting watching a volcano next to the ocean erupt
...ature.jpg?width=307&quality=90&mode=cropPark ranger talking to news reporter
...ature.jpg?width=307&quality=90&mode=cropClose-up of woman looking through a camera viewfinder at woods
...ot/templates/images/promos/npf-white.pngNational Park Foundation
https://www.nps.gov/images/FYP_ETP_STLI.pngStatue of Liberty's crown with Find Your Park text superimposedStatue of Liberty's crown with Find Your Park text superimposed
...s/assets/images/branding/nps_logo-bw.gifNPS print format logo
...ts/images/app-promo/footer-app-promo.pngThree smartphones showing different screens within the NPS app.
...ets/images/app-promo/app-store-badge.svgDownload on the App Store
...s/images/app-promo/google-play-badge.svgGet it on Google Play

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Open Menu
The H1 heading is too short (9 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Open Menu
H2 "sPark" a Connection to Parks
H2 Discover America's Story: The National Parks
H3 Explore This Park
H3 NPS COVID-19 Response
H3 National Park Week
H3 "Travel with Tubman"
H3 Thanking Our Volunteers
H3 Exploring Night Skies
H3 Preserving World Heritage
H3 National Park News
H3 Photos, Videos, Webcams & More
H4 Contact Us
The number of internal links is ok.
Every linktext is unique.
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
https://www.nps.gov/index.htmAnchor Skip to global NPS navigation
https://www.nps.gov/index.htmAnchor Skip to main content
https://www.nps.gov/index.htmAnchor Skip to footer
https://www.nps.gov/National Park Service Logo National Park Service
https://www.nps.gov/index.htmAnchor Search
/articles/000/spark-connection...Get Started
/findapark/index.htmFind a Park
/state/al/index.htmAlabama
/state/ak/index.htmAlaska
/state/as/index.htmAmerican Samoa
/state/az/index.htmArizona
/state/ar/index.htmArkansas
/state/ca/index.htmCalifornia
/state/co/index.htmColorado
/state/ct/index.htmConnecticut
/state/de/index.htmDelaware
/state/dc/index.htmDistrict of Columbia
/state/fl/index.htmFlorida
/state/ga/index.htmGeorgia
/state/gu/index.htmGuam
/state/hi/index.htmHawaii
/state/id/index.htmIdaho
/state/il/index.htmIllinois
/state/in/index.htmIndiana
/state/ia/index.htmIowa
/state/ks/index.htmKansas
/state/ky/index.htmKentucky
/state/la/index.htmLouisiana
/state/me/index.htmMaine
/state/md/index.htmMaryland
/state/ma/index.htmMassachusetts
/state/mi/index.htmMichigan
/state/mn/index.htmMinnesota
/state/ms/index.htmMississippi
/state/mo/index.htmMissouri
/state/mt/index.htmMontana
/state/ne/index.htmNebraska
/state/nv/index.htmNevada
/state/nh/index.htmNew Hampshire
/state/nj/index.htmNew Jersey
/state/nm/index.htmNew Mexico
/state/ny/index.htmNew York
/state/nc/index.htmNorth Carolina
/state/nd/index.htmNorth Dakota
/state/mp/index.htmNorthern Mariana Islands
/state/oh/index.htmOhio
/state/ok/index.htmOklahoma
/state/or/index.htmOregon
/state/pa/index.htmPennsylvania
/state/pr/index.htmPuerto Rico
/state/ri/index.htmRhode Island
/state/sc/index.htmSouth Carolina
/state/sd/index.htmSouth Dakota
/state/tn/index.htmTennessee
/state/tx/index.htmTexas
/state/ut/index.htmUtah
/state/vt/index.htmVermont
/state/vi/index.htmVirgin Islands
/state/va/index.htmVirginia
/state/wa/index.htmWashington
/state/wv/index.htmWest Virginia
/state/wi/index.htmWisconsin
/state/wy/index.htmWyoming
/findapark/index.htmSee All Parks & Search By Map
/aboutus/news/public-health-up...NPS COVID-19 Response
IMG-ALT Detailed illustration of the coronavirus structure
/subjects/npscelebrates/nation...National Park Week
IMG-ALT Group of hikers smiling at the camera on a wooded trail
/articles/000/travel-with-tubm..."Travel with Tubman"
IMG-ALT A portrait of Harriet Tubman placed on top of a photo of a wooded landscape
/getinvolved/national-voluntee...Thanking Our Volunteers
IMG-ALT Child volunteer painting a structure
/subjects/nightskies/index.htmExploring Night Skies
IMG-ALT Night sky above Mesa Arch in Canyonlands
/subjects/internationalcoopera...Preserving World Heritage
IMG-ALT Two hikers sitting watching a volcano next to the ocean erupt
/aboutus/news/index.htmNational Park News
IMG-ALT Park ranger talking to news reporter
/media/multimedia-search.htmPhotos, Videos, Webcams & More
IMG-ALT Close-up of woman looking through a camera viewfinder at woods
http://www.nationalparks.org/g...External Subscribe
/planyourvisit/index.htmPlan Your Visit
/learnandexplore/index.htmLearn & explore
/getinvolved/index.htmGet Involved
http://findyourpark.com/External IMG-ALT Statue of Liberty's crown with Find Your Park text superimposed
/history/index.htmStories of Places & People Discover History
/nature/index.htmProtecting the Natural World Explore Nature
/kids/index.htmEvery Kid Outdoors For Kids
/teachers/index.htmAmerica’s Classrooms For Educators
https://apps.apple.com/us/app/...External Subdomain IMG-ALT Download on the App Store
https://play.google.com/store/...External Subdomain IMG-ALT Get it on Google Play
https://www.nps.gov/National Park Service
https://www.doi.gov/External U.S. Department of the Interior
https://www.nps.gov/National Park Service Logo National Park Service Logo
/aboutus/accessibility.htmAccessibility
/aboutus/privacy.htmPrivacy Policy
/aboutus/foia/index.htmFOIA
/aboutus/notices.htmNotices
/aboutus/disclaimer.htmDisclaimer
/aboutus/faqs.htmFAQ
https://www.doi.gov/pmb/eeo/no...External No Fear Act
/aboutus/contactus.htmContact The National Park Service
https://www.usa.gov/External USA.gov
https://www.facebook.com/natio...External Facebook Facebook Facebook
https://www.youtube.com/nation...External Youtube Youtube Youtube
https://www.twitter.com/natlpa...External Twitter Twitter Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/nati...External Instagram Instagram Instagram
https://www.flickr.com/nationa...External Flickr Flickr Flickr

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.nps.gov/index.htm"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 7 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 15 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.10 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (42 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
content-typetext/html;charset=UTF-8
transfer-encodingchunked
connectionkeep-alive
dateMon, 18 Apr 2022 19:10:13 GMT
serverApache
strict-transport-securitymax-age=31536000; preload
access-control-allow-origin*
content-encodinggzip
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varyAccept-Encoding
x-cacheHit from cloudfront
via1.1 317b3418459e7cb903a13afaecea9340.cloudfront.net (CloudFront)
x-amz-cf-popAMS1-C1
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statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

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 7,391 referring domains.
This page has 754,299 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 5,436 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.

Search preview

www.nps.gov › index.htm
NPS.gov Homepage (U.S. National Park Service)
The National Park Service cares for special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
National68%Check
Park67%Check
National Park67%Check
National Park Service63%Check
Park Service61%Check
NPS60%Check
National Park Week57%Check
National Park Service Logo56%Check
National Parks55%Check
gov52%Check

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