Hse.gov.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
52% 
Page structure
45% 
Link structure
25% 
Server
100% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.18 s
File size
45.90 kB
Words
505
Media files
5
Number of links
88 internal / 6 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
HSE: Information about health and safety at work
The length of the page title is perfect. (441 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Advice, guidance, news, templates, tools, legislation, publications from Great Britain's independent regulator for work-related health, safety and illness; HSE
The length of the meta description is perfect. (959 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 character encoding is not specified in the HTTP header.
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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viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
DescriptionAdvice, guidance, news, templates, tools, legislation, publications from Great Britain's independent regulator for work-related health, safety and illness; HSE
ahrefs-site-verification1b61c6fd16bc46bf2dda15eae176768ef6df4dd724533046da8d0708dd979a54
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X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
The average number of words per sentence of 70 words is high.
This page contains 505 words. That's ok.
29.1% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
4 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 10 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
/assets/homepage/hero-business.jpgWoman in a workshop holding a tape measure, with safety glasses on her head, ear defenders around her neck and wearing gloves, talking to a man
/assets/homepage/images/sarah-albon.jpgSarah Albon
/assets/homepage/images/sarah-newton.jpgSarah Newton
/assets/homepage/images/mission.jpgPerson pointing at diagram on a whiteboard
/assets/homepage/images/careers.jpgFour people around a table talking

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Health and Safety Executive
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
There are 29 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Health and Safety Executive
H1 Do you own a small business?
H2 Popular
H2 Industries A to Z
H2 Topics A to Z
H2 News
H2 Openreach Limited fined £1.3 million following death of an engineer
H2 Safety notice: risk of serious injury from motion compensated gangways
H2 HSE's 2024 Annual Science review has been published
H2 Information and services
H2 About HSE
H2 Footer links
H3 Search HSE.GOV.UK
H3 Industries
H3 Topics
H3 About HSE Duplicate text
H3 Building Safety Regulator
H3 RIDDOR
H3 The law
H3 Manage risk
H3 Vulnerable workers
H3 Apply, notify or report
H3 Sarah Albon
H3 Sarah Newton
H3 Our mission
H3 Careers
H3 Industries Duplicate text
H3 Topics Duplicate text
H3 About HSE Duplicate text
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.
1 links don't have an anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 6 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.hse.gov.uk/Anchor Skip to content
https://www.hse.gov.uk/index.htmNo Text
/construction/index.htmConstruction
/healthservices/index.htmHealth and social care services
/pesticides/index.htmPesticides
/gas/domestic/index.htmDomestic gas
/services/index.htmPublic services
/agriculture/index.htmAgriculture
/entertainment/index.htmEntertainment
/waste/index.htmWaste management and recycling
/mvr/index.htmMotor vehicle repair
/offshore/index.htmOffshore oil and gas
/guidance/industries.htmIndustries A to Z
/simple-health-safety/index.htmHealth and safety made simple
/riddor/index.htmRIDDOR
/coshh/index.htmCOSHH
/msd/dse/index.htmDisplay screen equipment (DSE)
/asbestos/index.htmAsbestos
/work-equipment-machinery/inde...Work equipment and machinery
/stress/index.htmStress and mental health
/electricity/faq-portable-appl...PAT testing (portable appliance testing)
/work-at-height/index.htmWork at height
/comah/index.htmCOMAH
/guidance/topics.htmTopics A to Z
/news/index.htmNews
/contact/index.htmContact us
https://books.hse.gov.uk/External Subdomain Books and products
/news/subscribe/index.htmFree updates
/aboutus/our-mission-and-prior...Our mission and priorities
https://careers.hse.gov.uk/External Subdomain Careers
/languages/index.htmInformation in other languages
/simple-health-safety/index.ht...Find out more - about basic health and safety steps for your small business.
/simple-health-safety/risk/ind...Risk assessment
/temperature/employer/index.ht...Temperature in the workplace
/statistics/index.htm?utm_sour...Health and safety statistics
/stress/index.htm?utm_source=h...Text duplicate Stress and mental health
/msd/dse/index.htm?utm_source=...Text duplicate Display screen equipment (DSE)
/construction/cdm/2015/index.h...The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015
/guidance/industries.htm?utm_s...Go to the Industries A to Z
/guidance/topics.htm?utm_sourc...Go to the Topics A to Z
https://press.hse.gov.uk/2024/...External Subdomain Openreach Limited fined £1.3 million following death of an engineer
/safetybulletins/serious-injur...Safety notice: risk of serious injury from motion compensated gangways
/research/review.htm?utm_sourc...HSE's 2024 Annual Science review has been published
/news/index.htm?utm_source=hse...Latest news
/building-safety/regulator.htm...Building Safety Regulator
/riddor/index.htm?utm_source=h...Text duplicate RIDDOR
/simple-health-safety/law/inde...The law
/simple-health-safety/risk/ind...Manage risk
/vulnerable-workers/index.htm?...Vulnerable workers
/contact/index.htm?utm_source=...Apply, notify or report
/aboutus/our-management.htmSarah Albon
/aboutus/our-management.htmSarah Newton
/aboutus/our-mission-and-prior...Our mission
https://careers.hse.gov.uk/?ut...External Subdomain Text duplicate Careers
/aboutus/our-management.htm?ut...Our management
/construction/index.htmText duplicate Construction
/healthservices/index.htmText duplicate Health and social care services
/pesticides/index.htmText duplicate Pesticides
/gas/domestic/index.htmText duplicate Domestic gas
/services/index.htmText duplicate Public services
/agriculture/index.htmText duplicate Agriculture
/entertainment/index.htmText duplicate Entertainment
/waste/index.htmText duplicate Waste management and recycling
/mvr/index.htmText duplicate Motor vehicle repair
/offshore/index.htmText duplicate Offshore oil and gas
/guidance/industries.htmText duplicate Industries A to Z
/simple-health-safety/index.htmText duplicate Health and safety made simple
/riddor/index.htmText duplicate RIDDOR
/coshh/index.htmText duplicate COSHH
/msd/dse/index.htmText duplicate Display screen equipment (DSE)
/asbestos/index.htmText duplicate Asbestos
/work-equipment-machinery/inde...Text duplicate Work equipment and machinery
/stress/index.htmText duplicate Stress and mental health
/electricity/faq-portable-appl...Text duplicate PAT testing (portable appliance testing)
/work-at-height/index.htmText duplicate Work at height
/comah/index.htmText duplicate COMAH
/guidance/topics.htmText duplicate Topics A to Z
/news/index.htmText duplicate News
/contact/index.htmText duplicate Contact us
https://books.hse.gov.uk/External Subdomain Text duplicate Books and products
/news/subscribe/index.htmText duplicate Free updates
/aboutus/our-mission-and-prior...Text duplicate Our mission and priorities
https://careers.hse.gov.uk/External Subdomain Text duplicate Careers
/languages/index.htmText duplicate Information in other languages
/search/search-results.htmSearch
/a-z/index.htmA-Z
/help/acronyms.htmAcronyms
/help/copyright.htmCopyright
/help/cookies.htmCookies
/help/privacy.htmPrivacy
/help/accessibility.htmAccessibility
/foi/index.htmDisclosure of information
/help/report-vulnerability.htmVulnerability disclosure
/help/copyright.htmGovernment Licence v3.0

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.hse.gov.uk/"
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 is excellent with 0.18 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (46 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateSat, 15 Jun 2024 21:21:31 GMT
content-typetext/html
last-modifiedSat, 15 Jun 2024 10:03:14 GMT
varyAccept-Encoding
cf-cache-statusDYNAMIC
servercloudflare
cf-ray89459c3a9d4a9bf2-FRA
content-encodinggzip
alt-svch3=":443"; ma=86400
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/2

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 36,031 referring domains.
This page has 3,945,731 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 20,354 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 3037 shares and comments on Facebook.

Robots.txt

User-agent: * 

#Last modified: 03/11/2022
#Last modified by: Dave Walker

# Disallows with nested allows. The allow is always listed first.


# Specific simple disallow sites listed alphabetically
# Most to are avoid dual entry with Upper and lower case variants

Disallow: /COMAH
Disallow: /data
Disallow: /FALLS
Disallow: /foi/bpcorrespondence
Disallow: /OPSUNIT
Disallow: /OSHCR
Disallow: /pubns/priced
Disallow: /PUBNS/PRICED
Disallow: /PUBNS
Disallow: /PRESS
Disallow: /RESEARCH
Disallow: /search
Disallow: /user-research-testing
Disallow: /ux-demonstration

Disallow: /research/

Disallow: /*.pdf
Disallow: /*.xls
Disallow: /*.doc
Disallow: /*.ppt
Disallow: /*.jpg
Disallow: /*.png
Disallow: /*.gif

# Specific page disallows
Disallow: /prosecutions/case/case_details.asp?SF=CN&SV=4157835
Disallow: /notices/notices/notice_list.asp?PN=20&ST=N&rdoNType=&NT=&SN=&SO=DNIS

# Google specific directive - allows indexing, but not displaying in search results.

Sitemap: https://www.hse.gov.uk/sitemap.xml

Search preview

www.hse.gov.uk
HSE: Information about health and safety at work
Advice, guidance, news, templates, tools, legislation, publications from Great Britain's independent regulator for work-related health, safety and illness; HSE

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
safety78%Check
Health and Safety78%Check
HSE77%Check
Health safety76%Check
Health73%Check
Work62%Check
Safety notice59%Check
Building Safety59%Check
Health Services56%Check
Mental Health54%Check

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