Consumerfinance.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
40% 
Page structure
100% 
Link structure
67% 
Server
90% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.60 s
File size
142.60 kB
Words
462
Media files
7
Number of links
122 internal / 9 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
The length of the page title is perfect. (346 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The CFPB's vision is a consumer finance marketplace that works for American consumers, responsible providers, and the economy as a whole.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (885 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.consumerfinance.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

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
Only 2 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 462 words on this page. Good pages should have about 800 words of useful content.
16% 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.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 12.5 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, minimum-scale=1" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
This page does not require any JavaScript files.
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)
6 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

URLAlt attributeTitle
/static/img/logo_237x50.c7c2ba6c929f.pngConsumer Financial Protection Bureau
...ng-green_finances-covid.b402db2c19ac.pngNo alt attribute provided
...green_housing-counselor.a7b491ca5977.pngNo alt attribute provided
...reen_submit-a-complaint.ed71b0520750.pngNo alt attribute provided
.../homepage/img/key-house.8ca2a863fb30.pngNo alt attribute provided
...s/homepage/img/graduate.21b03d587c31.pngNo alt attribute provided
...ps/homepage/img/key-car.d534a653560f.pngNo alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
On your side through life’s financial moments.
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 On your side through life’s financial moments.
H2 Help with finances during the COVID-19 pandemic
H2 Talk with an expert about your housing needs for free
H2 Submit a complaint about a financial product or service
H2 Find answers to your money questions
H2 The CFPB is standing up for you
H2 Protecting you from junk fees
H2 Get help planning for future goals
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 9 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.consumerfinance.gov/Anchor Skip to main content
/es/Español
/language/zh/中文
/language/vi/Tiếng Việt
/language/ko/한국어
/language/tl/Tagalog
/language/ru/Pусский
/language/ar/العربية
/language/ht/Kreyòl Ayisyen
https://www.consumerfinance.gov/IMG-ALT Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
/complaint/Submit a Complaint
https://search.consumerfinance...Nofollow External Subdomain Search
/complaint/Text duplicate Submit a Complaint
/consumer-tools/Resources for Yourself
/consumer-tools/educator-tools/Resources for Helping Others
/data-research/consumer-compla...Consumer Complaint Database
/consumer-tools/auto-loans/Auto Loans
/consumer-tools/bank-accounts/Bank Accounts & Services
/consumer-tools/credit-cards/Credit Cards
/consumer-tools/credit-reports...Credit Reports & Scores
/consumer-tools/debt-collection/Debt Collection
/consumer-tools/fraud/Fraud & Scams
/consumer-tools/money-transfers/Money Transfers
/consumer-tools/mortgages/Mortgages
/consumer-tools/payday-loans/Payday Loans
/consumer-tools/prepaid-cards/Prepaid Cards
/consumer-tools/reverse-mortga...Reverse Mortgages
/consumer-tools/student-loans/Student Loans
/consumer-tools/Explore guides to help you plan for big financial goals
/complaint/Text duplicate Submit a Complaint
/your-story/Tell Your Story
https://pueblo.gpo.gov/CFPBPub...External Subdomain Order free brochures
/ask-cfpb/Browse Ask CFPB
/rules-policy/Rules & Policy
/rules-policy/Rules & Policy Overview
/rules-policy/final-rules/Final Rules
/rules-policy/regulations/Interactive Regulations
/rules-policy/rules-under-deve...Rules Under Development
/rules-policy/notice-opportuni...Notices and Opportunities to Comment
/rules-policy/regulatory-agenda/Regulatory Agenda
/rules-policy/petitions-rulema...Petitions for Rulemaking
/rules-policy/competition-inno...Competition and Innovation
/rules-policy/advisory-committ...Advisory Committees
/enforcement/Enforcement
/enforcement/Enforcement Overview
/enforcement/actions/Enforcement Actions
/enforcement/enforcement-by-th...Enforcement by the Numbers
/enforcement/investigatory-aut...Investigatory Authority
/enforcement/warning-letters/Warning Letters
/enforcement/payments-harmed-c...Payments to Harmed Consumers
/enforcement/information-indus...Industry Whistleblowers
/compliance/Compliance
/compliance/Compliance Overview
/compliance/compliance-resources/Compliance Resources
/compliance/advisory-opinion-p...Advisory Opinion Program
/compliance/circulars/Consumer Financial Protection Circulars
/compliance/supervision-examin...Supervision and Examinations
/compliance/supervisory-highli...Supervisory Highlights
/compliance/supervisory-guidance/Supervisory Guidance
/compliance/registration-and-s...Registration & Submission Programs
/compliance/amicus/Amicus Program
/compliance/consumer-complaint...Consumer Complaint Program
/data-research/Data & Research
/data-research/Data & Research Overview
/data-research/research-reports/Reports
/data-research/research-hub/Research Hub
/data-research/consumer-compla...Text duplicate Consumer Complaint Database
/data-research/hmda/Mortgage Database (HMDA)
/data-research/small-business-...Small Business Lending Database
/data-research/public-data-inv...Public Data Inventory
/data-research/consumer-credit...Consumer Credit Trends
/data-research/mortgage-perfor...Mortgage Performance Trends
/data-research/financial-well-...Financial Well-Being Survey
/data-research/credit-card-data/Credit Card Surveys & Agreements
/data-research/prepaid-accounts/Prepaid Account Agreements
/data-research/financial-well-...Help advance financial well-being
/about-us/newsroom/?categories...Press Releases
/about-us/newsroom/?categories...Speeches & Op-eds
/about-us/newsroom/?categories...Testimony
/about-us/newsroom/?categories...Statements
/about-us/blog/Blog
/about-us/blog/?categories=dir...Director’s Notebook
/activity-log/Recent Updates
/about-us/newsroom/?categories...Consumer Advisories
/es/Text duplicate Español
/language/zh/Text duplicate 中文
/language/vi/Text duplicate Tiếng Việt
/language/ko/Text duplicate 한국어
/language/tl/Text duplicate Tagalog
/language/ru/Text duplicate Pусский
/language/ar/Text duplicate العربية
/language/ht/Text duplicate Kreyòl Ayisyen
/coronavirus/Get help
/find-a-housing-counselor/Find a housing counselor
/complaint/Start a complaint
/consumer-tools/credit-reports...Credit reports
/consumer-tools/debt-collection/Debt collection
/consumer-tools/mortgages/Text duplicate Mortgages
/consumer-tools/credit-cards/Credit cards
/consumer-tools/See all money topics
/rules-policy/junk-fees/Protecting you from junk fees
/rules-policy/junk-fees/Read about junk fees
/owning-a-home/Buy a house
/paying-for-college/Pay for college
/consumer-tools/getting-an-aut...Get an auto loan
/about-us/About Us
/about-us/contact-us/Contact Us
/about-us/careers/Careers
/about-us/events/Events
/enforcement/information-indus...Text duplicate Industry Whistleblowers
/cfpb-ombudsman/CFPB Ombudsman
https://www.facebook.com/CFPBExternal Subdomain No Text
https://x.com/CFPBExternal No Text
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External Subdomain No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/c...External Subdomain No Text
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...External Subdomain No Text
/foia-requests/FOIA
/privacy/Privacy
/privacy/website-privacy-policy/Website Privacy Policy & Legal Notices
/data/Data
/open-government/Open Government
/open-government/information-q...Information Quality Guidelines
/about-us/diversity-and-inclus...Diversity & Inclusion
/administrative-adjudication-p...Administrative Adjudication
/plain-writing/Plain Writing
/accessibility/Accessibility
/office-civil-rights/Office of Civil Rights
/office-civil-rights/no-fear-a...No FEAR Act & Cummings Act
/tribal/Tribal
https://www.usa.gov/External Subdomain USA.gov
https://oig.federalreserve.gov/External Subdomain Office of Inspector General

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.consumerfinance.gov/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.60 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 page only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
This page does not require any JavaScript files.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (143 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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External factors

Blacklists
(Nice to have)
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 41,798 referring domains.
This page has 1,586,995 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 23,495 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 12641 shares and comments on Facebook.

Robots.txt

User-agent: *
Disallow: /save-hud-counselors-list
Disallow: /about-us/the-bureau/leadership-calendar/pdf
Disallow: /es/obtener-respuestas/*.imprimir.html
Disallow: /*?success
Disallow: *form-id=*
Disallow: /?page=
Disallow: /hud-api-replace
Disallow: /yourstory
Disallow: /ask-cfpb/search/
Disallow: /ask-cfpb/search-by-tag/
Disallow: /askcfpb/search/
Disallow: /es/obtener-respuestas/buscar/
Disallow: /es/obtener-respuestas/buscar-por-etiqueta/
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sitemap: https://www.consumerfinance.gov/sitemap.xml

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www.consumerfinance.gov
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
The CFPB's vision is a consumer finance marketplace that works for American consumers, responsible providers, and the economy as a whole.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Consumer71%Check
Consumer Financial71%Check
financial68%Check
Consumer Finance64%Check
Consumer Financial Protection63%Check
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau60%Check
Financial Protection59%Check
Consumer Credit53%Check
Consumer Complaints53%Check
Financial Well-Being52%Check

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