Taxpolicycenter.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
79% 
Page quality
38% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
67% 
Server
79% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.07 s
File size
63.60 kB
Words
478
Media files
11
Number of links
118 internal / 12 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Tax Policy Center
The page title is too short. (160 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.taxpolicycenter.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
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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 name is very long.
The domain is no subdomain.
The domain does not contain non-latin characters.
Page URL
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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)
No paragraphs were detected.
There are only 478 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
19.7% 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.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 10 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
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)
8 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
This page is optimized perfectly for social networks.
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
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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 Three big ways small business would benefit from the new Covid relief bill
H2 Data Subscription Series
H3 Daily Deduction
H3 Latest from the TaxVox blog
H3 The TPC's Briefing Book
H3 Stay on top of tax policy.
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
7 links don't have an anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 12 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.taxpolicycenter.org/Anchor Skip to main content
/expertsExperts
/eventsEvents
/briefing-bookBriefing Book
/resourcesResources
/aboutAbout
/contactContact
/supportSupport
/fiscal-factsFiscal Facts
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/topic/business-taxesBusiness Taxes
/topic/federal-budget-and-economyFederal Budget and Economy
/topic/state-and-local-issuesState and Local Issues
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/taxvoxTaxVox Blog
/research-commentaryResearch & Commentary
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/taxvox/how-much-will-househol...No Text
/taxvox/how-much-will-househol...How Much Will Households Receive from Round Two of the Economic Impact Payments?
/taxvox/pandemic-relief-bills-...No Text
/taxvox/pandemic-relief-bills-...The Pandemic Relief Bill’s Good, Bad, and Ugly Tax Provisions
/event/prescription-fiscal-pol...No Text
/event/prescription-fiscal-pol...The Prescription: Fiscal Policy for the COVID-19 Economy with Jed Kolko
/fiscal-fact/oecd-tax-revenue-...Total tax revenue (including federal, state, and local taxes) as a share of GDP was 24.5% for the US in 2019. The US ranked 32nd out of 36 OECD countries, an...
/fiscal-fact/oecd-tax-revenue-...View the data
https://www.addthis.com/bookma...External No Text
https://www.addthis.com/bookma...External No Text
https://www.addthis.com/bookma...External No Text
https://www.addthis.com/bookma...External No Text
https://www.addthis.com/bookma...External No Text
/daily-deductionDaily Deduction
/daily-deduction/after-week-dr...After A Week of Drama: A Signed Relief and Spending Bill
/daily-deductionRead All >>
/taxvoxLatest from the TaxVox blog
/taxvox/families-can-use-child...Families Can Use the Child Care Tax Credit to Pay for Informal Day Care, But the System Can Be Improved
/taxvox/new-look-racial-wealth...A New Look at Racial Wealth Inequalities Before the Pandemic
/taxvox/how-much-will-househol...Text duplicate How Much Will Households Receive from Round Two of the Economic Impact Payments?
/taxvox/taxvoxs-lump-coal-awar...TaxVox’s Lump of Coal Award For The Worst Tax Policy Ideas of 2020
/taxvox/pandemic-relief-bills-...Text duplicate The Pandemic Relief Bill’s Good, Bad, and Ugly Tax Provisions
/taxvoxText duplicate Read All >>
/about/newsTax Policy Center In the News
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https://www.cnn.com/2020/12/23...New window External CNN
/taxvox/pandemic-relief-bills-...Text duplicate The Pandemic Relief Bill’s Good, Bad, and Ugly Tax Provisions
https://www.urban.org/policy-c...New window External IMG-ALT Data Subscription Service
/briefing-bookA Citizen's Guide to Tax Policy
/briefing-bookText duplicate Read All >>
/author/martin-d-abravanelMartin D. Abravanel
/author/lily-l-batchelderLily L. Batchelder
/author/sandy-baumSandy Baum
/author/linda-j-blumbergLinda J. Blumberg
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/author/leonard-e-burmanLeonard E. Burman
/author/barbara-butricaBarbara Butrica
/author/donnie-charlestonDonnie Charleston
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/author/melissa-m-favreaultMelissa M. Favreault
/author/norton-francisNorton Francis
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/author/maeve-e-gearingMaeve E. Gearing
/author/linda-giannarelliLinda Giannarelli
/author/howard-gleckmanHoward Gleckman
/author/tracy-gordonTracy Gordon
/author/solomon-greeneSolomon Greene
/author/heather-hahnHeather Hahn
/author/devlin-hansonDevlin Hanson
/author/john-holahanJohn Holahan
/author/julia-b-isaacsJulia B. Isaacs
/author/richard-w-johnsonRichard W. Johnson
/author/genevieve-m-kenneyGenevieve M. Kenney
/author/elaine-maagElaine Maag
/author/donald-marronDonald Marron
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/author/caroline-ratcliffeCaroline Ratcliffe
/author/robert-d-reischauerRobert D. Reischauer
/author/steven-m-rosenthalSteven M. Rosenthal
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/author/karen-e-smithKaren E. Smith
/author/c-eugene-steuerleC. Eugene Steuerle
/author/brett-theodosBrett Theodos
/author/eric-toderEric Toder
/author/kyle-ueyamaKyle Ueyama
/author/robert-weinbergerRobert A. Weinberger
/author/laura-wheatonLaura Wheaton
/author/stephen-zuckermanStephen Zuckerman
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/author/elaine-maagNo Text
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/publications/federal-and-stat...Federal and State Income Taxes and Their Role in the Social Safety Net
/author/tracy-gordonNo Text
/author/tracy-gordonText duplicate Tracy Gordon
/expertsView All >>
/newslettersNo Text
/newslettersStay on top of tax policy.
/newslettersSubscribe to our newsletters today.
/newslettersNewsletters
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/support/donateDonate Today
/topicsText duplicate Topics
/taxvoxText duplicate TaxVox Blog
/research-commentaryText duplicate Research & Commentary
/laws-proposalsText duplicate Laws & Proposals
/model-estimatesText duplicate Model Estimates
/statisticsText duplicate Statistics
/privacy-policyPrivacy Policy
/newslettersText duplicate Newsletters
https://twitter.com/TaxPolicyC...External Text duplicate Twitter
https://www.facebook.com/taxpo...External Text duplicate Facebook

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.taxpolicycenter.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 5 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 10 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.07 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (64 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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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 15,493 referring domains.
This page has 563,496 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 11,227 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This page has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

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Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
142

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

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Tax Policy Center71%Check
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