Section508.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
38% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
97% 
Server
38% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.83 s
File size
25.80 kB
Words
127
Media files
7
Number of links
35 internal / 7 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Section508.gov | GSA Government-wide IT Accessibility Program
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 584 pixels long. Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Information about the Section508.gov website, GSA's Government-wide IT Accessibility Team, and guidance to Federal agencies on accessible information and communication technology (ICT).
The meta description is too long: 1189 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
http://www.section508.gov/
There is a valid canonical link 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
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
descriptionInformation about the Section508.gov website, GSA's Government-wide IT Accessibility Team, and guidance to Federal agencies on accessible information and communication technology (ICT).
keywordssection 508, accessibility, ICT
generatorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)
langen
Content-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
There are only 127 words on this page. Use at least 250 words to provide useful information.
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
No paragraphs were detected.
11.8% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 27 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.
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)
The HTTPS protocol for secure data transmission is not used.

Media list

URLAlt attributeTitle
/sites/default/files/508-logo_0.gifHome - GSA Government-wide IT Accessibility Program
...508retheme/images/icons/pencil-white.gifCreate Accessible Products Icon
.../508retheme/images/icons/group-white.gifManage a 508 Program Icon
...s/508retheme/images/icons/test-white.gifTest for Accessibility Icon
...08retheme/images/icons/justice-white.gifView Policy Icon
/sites/default/files/iaaf-get-info-now.pngIAAF Get Info Now icon
...ll/themes/508retheme/images/gsa-logo.gifGSA.govGSA.gov

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Search form
H3 Buy & Sell
H3 Tools & Training
H3 News
H4 Create Accessible Products
H4 Manage a 508 Program
H4 Test for Accessibility
H4 View Policy
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are 7 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
http://www.section508.gov/Anchor Skip to main content
http://www.section508.gov/IMG-ALT Home - GSA Government-wide IT Accessibility Program
A-TITLE Home - GSA Government-wide IT Accessibility Program
http://www.section508.gov/createCreate
http://www.section508.gov/testTest
http://www.section508.gov/manageManage
http://www.section508.gov/buyBuy
http://www.section508.gov/sellSell
/trainingTraining
http://www.section508.gov/blogBlog
http://www.section508.gov/createCreate Accessible Products
IMG-ALT Create Accessible Products Icon
http://www.section508.gov/manageManage a 508 Program
IMG-ALT Manage a 508 Program Icon
http://www.section508.gov/testTest for Accessibility
IMG-ALT Test for Accessibility Icon
/manage/laws-and-policiesView Policy
IMG-ALT View Policy Icon
http://www.section508.gov/iaafIMG-ALT IAAF Get Info Now icon
/buy-sellBuy & Sell
http://www.section508.gov/buyBuy Accessible IT
http://www.section508.gov/sellSell Accessible IT/VPATā„¢
/buy/accessibility-requirement...Accessibility Requirements Tool (ART) Resources
/buy-sellView all
http://www.section508.gov/toolsTools & Training
/tools/playbooks/Technology Accessibility Playbooks
/tools/coordinator-listingFind Your 508 Program Manager
/create/universal-designUniversal Design
/art/homeAccessibility Requirements Tool (ART)
https://www.ssa.gov/accessibil...External ANDI (Accessible Name & Description Inspector)
https://github.com/ThePaciello...External Windows
https://github.com/ThePaciello...External macOS
http://www.section508.gov/toolsText duplicate View all
http://www.section508.gov/blogNews
/content/iaafInteragency Accessibility Forum (IAAF) 2020 - Information and Registration
/content/mapping-wcag-to-fpcMapping of WCAG 2.0 to Functional Performance Criteria
/blog/making-agency-communicat...Making Agency Communications Accessible to Everyone
/blog/supporting-empowerment-t...Supporting Empowerment through Accessibility
http://www.section508.gov/blogText duplicate View all
https://www.gsa.gov/External U.S. General Services Administration
IMG-ALT GSA.gov
/contact-usContact Us
/about-usAbout Us
/privacy-policyPrivacy Policy
/website-policiesWebsite Policies
https://www.usa.gov/External USA.gov
https://www.gsa.gov/External GSA.gov
https://www.foia.gov/External FOIA.gov

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
The checked page does not redirect to another URL.
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.83 seconds is longer than the recommended limit of 0.4 seconds. A high response time unnecessarily slows down search engine crawling and results in bad user experience as well.
This website loads 27 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A Content Delivery Network like Bootstrap CDN can save bandwith for Bootstrap front-end component library.
A Content Delivery Network like Bootstrap CDN can save bandwith for Bootstrap front-end component library.
This website only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (26 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
cache-controlno-cache, must-revalidate
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
content-encodinggzip
content-languageen
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
varyAccept-Encoding
serverMicrosoft-IIS/10.0
x-powered-byPHP/7.3.23
x-powered-byASP.NET
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-generatorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)
link<http://www.section508.gov/>; rel="canonical",<http://www.section508.gov/>; rel="shortlink"
dateThu, 29 Oct 2020 03:10:05 GMT
content-length7835
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 website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 13,932 referring domains.
This website has 12,307,165 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 8,851 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website is not very popular on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Links from Wikipedia

No links from Wikipedia were found.

Robots.txt

#
# 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:    http://example.com/robots.txt
# Ignored: http://example.com/site/robots.txt
#
# For more information about the robots.txt standard, see:
# http://www.robotstxt.org/robotstxt.html

User-agent: *
Crawl-delay: 10
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /misc/*.css$
Allow: /misc/*.css?
Allow: /misc/*.js$
Allow: /misc/*.js?
Allow: /misc/*.gif
Allow: /misc/*.jpg
Allow: /misc/*.jpeg
Allow: /misc/*.png
Allow: /modules/*.css$
Allow: /modules/*.css?
Allow: /modules/*.js$
Allow: /modules/*.js?
Allow: /modules/*.gif
Allow: /modules/*.jpg
Allow: /modules/*.jpeg
Allow: /modules/*.png
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: /themes/*.css$
Allow: /themes/*.css?
Allow: /themes/*.js$
Allow: /themes/*.js?
Allow: /themes/*.gif
Allow: /themes/*.jpg
Allow: /themes/*.jpeg
Allow: /themes/*.png
# Directories
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /misc/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /profiles/
Disallow: /scripts/
Disallow: /themes/
# Files
Disallow: /CHANGELOG.txt
Disallow: /cron.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.mysql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.pgsql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.sqlite.txt
Disallow: /install.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.txt
Disallow: /LICENSE.txt
Disallow: /MAINTAINERS.txt
Disallow: /update.php
Disallow: /UPGRADE.txt
Disallow: /xmlrpc.php
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/reply/
Disallow: /filter/tips/
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /user/register/
Disallow: /user/password/
Disallow: /user/login/
Disallow: /user/logout/
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /?q=admin/
Disallow: /?q=comment/reply/
Disallow: /?q=filter/tips/
Disallow: /?q=node/add/
Disallow: /?q=search/
Disallow: /?q=user/password/
Disallow: /?q=user/register/
Disallow: /?q=user/login/
Disallow: /?q=user/logout/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
0

Only the data for the given URL is shown. We cannot determine the social actions for a linked fan page.

Search preview

www.section508.gov
Section508.gov | GSA Government-wide IT Accessibility Program
Information about the Section508.gov website, GSA's Government-wide IT Accessibility Team, and guidance to Federal agencies on accessible information and communication technology (ICT).

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
gov75%Check
508 Program63%Check
GSA63%Check
Accessibility62%Check
Accessibility Program58%Check
Accessible52%Check
Program51%Check
form50%Check
Accessibility Forum48%Check
Website46%Check

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