Policyoptions.irpp.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
98% 
Page quality
36% 
Page structure
100% 
Link structure
83% 
Server
46% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.67 s
File size
74.90 kB
Words
379
Media files
16
Number of links
97 internal / 11 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Policy Options - Institute for Research on Public Policy
The length of the page title is perfect. (489 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The public forum for the public good.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (228 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://policyoptions.irpp.org/
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)
This page is hosted on a subdomain. Use a top level domain for better SEO results.
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)
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.
Only 1 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 379 words on this page. Good pages should have about 800 words of useful content.
22.4% of the text are stop words.
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 20 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 18 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, shrink-to-fit=no" 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 8 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
7 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

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Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Beyond the peak: Higher-for-longer interest rates will impact many Canadians
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

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H1 Beyond the peak: Higher-for-longer interest rates will impact many Canadians
H2 Why Canada needs a rental-unit energy report card
H2 For the good of the country, rich Canadians need to pay higher taxes on passive income
H2 Support for sovereignty in Quebec: the role of identity, culture and language
H2 Latest Podcast
H2 Life in Community Housing
H2 Recent stories
H2 Ontario auto insurance reforms offer no real “choice” for low-wage workers
H2 A Conservative government may axe the carbon tax but then may have to bring it back
H2 The growing burden of sustainability standards
H2 The Canada Disability Benefit does not fulfill the government’s promises
H2 Trending Stories
H2 Reality, not religion, is the reason people need MAiD-free health care
H2 Fake porn causes real harm to women
H2 Information leaks can be critical to preserving democracy
H2 Get the Policy Options Newsletter
H2 Contact Us
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
2 links don't have an anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 11 external links on this page.
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https://irpp.org/External Published by
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Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://policyoptions.irpp.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.67 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 loads 12 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 18 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (75 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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External factors

Blacklists
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This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 5,819 referring domains.
This page has 50,674 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 2,874 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 1139 shares and comments on Facebook.

Links from Wikipedia

No links from Wikipedia were found.

Robots.txt

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Policy Options - Institute for Research on Public Policy
The public forum for the public good.

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