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Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
3.83 s
File size
85.90 kB
Media files
Number of links
168 internal / 19 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
The American Orchid Society
The length of the page title is perfect. (264 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
There is a valid canonical link specified.
(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.
(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.
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
(Nice to have)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
og:titleThe American Orchid Society
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Page quality

(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
This page contains 1302 words. That's ok.
27.1% 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.
18 paragraphs were found on this page.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 18.68 words is good.
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 15 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 26 tags for this page.
Image SEO
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30 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.
(Somewhat important)
The HTTPS protocol for secure data transmission is not used.

Media list

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Page structure

H1 heading
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Help us preserve orchids in the wild for decades to come
The H1 heading is perfect.
Some headings occur twice on the page.
There are 46 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.
Some headings do not have any content.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Help us preserve orchids in the wild for decades to come
H2 Featured Content
H2 Helping You Care For Your Orchids Since 1921
H2 Help Support Us
H2 Orchid Articles
H2 From our shop
H2 You May Be Interested In
H2 FREE Illustrated Beginner's Guide to Orchid Care
H3 ORCHIDS Magazine
H3 FREE Issue
H3 Orchid Webinars
H3 AOS Spring Members Meeting
H3 Photo of the Week
H3 Recent Orchid Awards
H3 Call for Grants
H3 Popular Orchid Care Articles
H3 The Award-Winning ORCHIDS Magazine
H3 FREE Webinars & Greenhouse Chats
H3 Cattleya tigrina
H3 Cattleya percivaliana
H3 Caularthron bicornutum
H3 Encyclia cordigera
H3 Guarianthe skinneri
H3 Affiliated Societies
H3 Orchid Suppliers/Vendors
H3 Orchids Magazine
H3 Books and Publications
H3 Pay Award Fee
H3 Follow Us
H3 Contact Us
H3 Featured Content Duplicate text
H3 To improve your experience, please tell us what you are struggling with most right now?
H3 Please tell us about the challenge that brought you to our website today?
H3 Enter your email address below so we can send the free guide requested for immediate download.
H4 Become a Member
H4 ORCHIDS Magazine Duplicate text
H4 Webinars
H4 Upcoming Events
H4 Orchid Care
H4 About Us
H4 All About Orchids
H4 Empty heading
H4 Orchid Awards & Judging
H4 Thanks for visiting! Claim your
H5 Members - Sign In
H5 For over 80 years, the American Orchid Society has been dedicated to providing fellow orchid growers with the most comprehensive orchid information on the planet, and continues to be a leading supp...
H6 Sponsored
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
3 links don't have an anchor text.
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 19 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text Text Members - Sign In See membership status and access member-only features here Us Us Overview
/about-us/aos-membership.aspxAOS Membership
/about-us/lindleyana-magazine....Lindleyana Magazine
/about-us/bylaws.aspxAOS Bylaws
/about-us/officers-trustees.aspxOfficers and Trustees
/about-us/affiliated-societies...Affiliated Societies
/about-us/medal-award-recipien...Medal and Award Recipients
/about-us/orchids-magazine.aspxORCHIDS Magazine
/about-us/article-submissions....Article Submissions
/about-us/fairchild-tropical-b...Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
/about-us/orchid-conservation....Orchid Conservation
/about-us/orchid-research.aspxOrchid Research
/about-us/advertising.aspxAdvertising Information
/about-us/job-descriptions.aspxJob Descriptions
/about-us/policies-and-procedu...Policies and Procedures About Orchids About Orchids Overview
/all-about-orchids/beginners-n...Beginners' Newsletter
/orchids/orchid-care.aspxOrchid Care
/orchids/seasonal-orchid-care....Seasonal Orchid Care
/orchids/culture-sheets.aspxCulture Sheets
/orchids/orchid-pests-diseases...Orchid Pests and Diseases
/orchids/aos-video-library.aspxAOS Video Library
/orchids/orchid-source-directo...Orchid Source Directory
/about-us/orchids-magazine.aspxText duplicate ORCHIDS Magazine
/orchids/orchids-a-to-z.aspxOrchids A to Z
/orchids/collectors-items.aspxCollector's Items
/orchids/orchidists-glossary.aspxOrchidist's Glossary
/orchids/kids-corner.aspxYouth Programs
/orchids/orchids-question-answ...Orchid Question and Answer
/orchids/additional-resources....Additional Orchid Resources
/all-about-orchids/photo-of-th...Photo of the Week
/about-us/lindleyana-magazine....Text duplicate Lindleyana Magazine
/orchid-awards-judging.aspxOrchid Awards & Judging
/orchid-awards-judging.aspxAwards and Judging Overview
/orchid-awards-judging/judges-...Judges' Style Book
/orchid-awards-judging/judging...Judging Handbook
/orchid-awards-and-judging/jud...Judges' Forum
/orchid-awards-judging/latest-...Latest Orchid Awards
/orchid-awards-judging/aos-awa...AOS Awards
/orchid-awards-judging/aos-jud...AOS Judging Centers
/orchid-awards-judging/award-p...Award Photography
/orchid-awards-judging/judging...Judging Illegal Plants
/orchid-awards-judging/meeting...Orchid Hybrid Registration Meeting
/orchid-awards-judging/vanda-h...New Vanda Hybrid Names
/orchid-awards-and-judging/sit...SITF Form
/orchid-awards-judging/sophron...Sophronitis to Cattleya Transfers
/orchid-awards-judging/trainin...Training Resources
/orchid-awards-judging/species...Species Identification Blog Shop
/news-events.aspxNews & Events
/news-events.aspxNews and Events
/news-events/event-calendar.aspxEvent Calendar
/news-and-events/orchiata-orch...Orchiata Orchid Bark - Preferred Product
/news-and-events/members-meeti...Members Meetings duplicate Blog duplicate Blog duplicate SITF Blog member-ico Join / Renew Join the AOS Renewals & Gift Memberships donate-ico Donate Donate Now Anchor Learn More
/about-us/orchids-magazine.aspxText duplicate ORCHIDS Magazine window External FREE Issue
/orchids/webinars.aspxOrchid Webinars
/news-and-events/members-meeti...New window AOS Spring Members Meeting
/news-and-events/members-meeti...New window Text duplicate Learn More
/all-about-orchids/photo-of-th...Text duplicate Photo of the Week Recent Orchid Awards
/About-Us/Orchid-Conservation/...Call for Grants
/orchids/orchid-care/orchids-1...grow orchids
/orchids/orchid-care/how-do-i-...water orchids properly
/orchids/orchid-care/how-do-i-...No Text
/orchids/orchid-care/ to repot orchids
/orchids/culture-sheets/phalae...phalaenopsis care
/orchids/culture-sheets/novice...growing dendrobiums
/orchids/orchid-pests-diseases...prevention and remedies for orchid pests and orchid diseases.
/about-us/aos-membership.aspxAmerican Orchid Society member window External download a free issue of ORCHIDS magazine right now.
/about-us/aos-membership.aspxjoin today and get instant access to the digital archive.
/orchids/webinars/public/intro...Introduction: Orchids and Their Culture
/orchids/webinars/public/the-b...See the popular webinar: Growing Phalaenopsis
/orchids/webinars/member-only/...Orchids: Pests and Their Management, Orchid Nutrition
/orchids/webinars.aspxClick here to access the full list of ready-to-watch webinars and be the first to know about upcoming LIVE webinars donate now
/blog/orchids-issues/cattleya-...Cattleya tigrina
/blog/orchids-issues/cattleya-...Continue Reading
/blog/orchids-issues/cattleya-...Cattleya percivaliana
/blog/orchids-issues/cattleya-...Text duplicate Continue Reading
/blog/orchids-issues/caularthr...Caularthron bicornutum
/blog/orchids-issues/caularthr...Text duplicate Continue Reading
/blog/orchids-issues/encyclia-...Encyclia cordigera
/blog/orchids-issues/encyclia-...Text duplicate Continue Reading
/blog/orchids-issues/guarianth...Guarianthe skinneri
/blog/orchids-issues/guarianth...Text duplicate Continue Reading more orchid articles
/about-us/affiliated-societies...No Text
/about-us/affiliated-societies...Find local society
/about-us/affiliated-societies...Text duplicate Learn More
/orchids/orchid-source-directo...No Text
/orchids/orchid-source-directo...Text duplicate Orchid Source Directory
/adtracking/click.aspx?id=66fa...New window Nofollow IMG-ALT - Shop for Orchids You'll Love
/adtracking/click.aspx?id=1fa5...New window Nofollow IMG-ALT 2020 Orchids In Focus
/adtracking/click.aspx?id=1b26...New window Nofollow IMG-ALT Free Planning Guide
/adtracking/click.aspx?id=6be4...New window Nofollow IMG-ALT r.f. Orchids, Inc. More from our shop Orchids Magazine Books and Publications Pay Award Fee Become a Member
/about-us/orchids-magazine.aspxText duplicate ORCHIDS Magazine
/orchids/webinars.aspxText duplicate Webinars
/news-events/event-calendar.aspxUpcoming Events
/orchids/orchid-care.aspxText duplicate Orchid Care window External Facebook window External Flickr duplicate About Us
/about-us/aos-membership.aspxText duplicate AOS Membership
/about-us/lindleyana-magazine....Text duplicate Lindleyana Magazine
/about-us/bylaws.aspxText duplicate AOS Bylaws
/about-us/officers-trustees.aspxText duplicate Officers and Trustees
/about-us/committees.aspxText duplicate Committees
/about-us/affiliated-societies...Text duplicate Affiliated Societies
/about-us/medal-award-recipien...Text duplicate Medal and Award Recipients
/about-us/orchids-magazine.aspxText duplicate ORCHIDS Magazine
/about-us/article-submissions....Text duplicate Article Submissions
/about-us/fairchild-tropical-b...Text duplicate Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
/about-us/orchid-conservation....Text duplicate Orchid Conservation
/about-us/orchid-research.aspxText duplicate Orchid Research
/about-us/advertising.aspxText duplicate Advertising Information
/about-us/job-descriptions.aspxText duplicate Job Descriptions
/about-us/policies-and-procedu...Text duplicate Policies and Procedures duplicate Blog duplicate All About Orchids
/all-about-orchids/beginners-n...Text duplicate Beginners' Newsletter
/orchids/orchid-care.aspxText duplicate Orchid Care
/orchids/seasonal-orchid-care....Text duplicate Seasonal Orchid Care
/orchids/culture-sheets.aspxText duplicate Culture Sheets
/orchids/orchid-pests-diseases...Text duplicate Orchid Pests and Diseases
/orchids/aos-video-library.aspxText duplicate AOS Video Library
/orchids/orchid-source-directo...Text duplicate Orchid Source Directory
/orchids/webinars.aspxText duplicate Webinars
/orchids/orchids-a-to-z.aspxText duplicate Orchids A to Z
/orchids/collectors-items.aspxText duplicate Collector's Items
/orchids/orchidists-glossary.aspxText duplicate Orchidist's Glossary
/orchids/orchids-question-answ...Text duplicate Orchid Question and Answer
/orchids/additional-resources....Text duplicate Additional Orchid Resources
/all-about-orchids/photo-of-th...Text duplicate Photo of the Week
/about-us/orchids-magazine.aspxText duplicate ORCHIDS Magazine
/about-us/lindleyana-magazine....Text duplicate Lindleyana Magazine
/orchids/kids-corner/kids-fiel...Kid's Corner: Field Trip
/orchids/kids-corner/kids-art-...Kid's Corner: Art Project
/orchids/kids-corner/kids-orch...Kid's Orchid Hunt
/orchids/kids-corner/kids-sort...Kid's Sorting Boxes
/orchids/kids-corner/kids-phot...Kid's Photo Wall
/orchids/kids-corner/kids-corn...Kid's Corner Recap
/orchids/kids-corner/young-rch...Young Orchidists
/orchid-awards-judging.aspxText duplicate Orchid Awards & Judging
/orchid-awards-judging/judges-...Text duplicate Judges' Style Book
/orchid-awards-judging/judging...Text duplicate Judging Handbook
/orchid-awards-and-judging/jud...Text duplicate Judges' Forum
/orchid-awards-judging/latest-...Text duplicate Latest Orchid Awards
/orchid-awards-judging/aos-awa...Text duplicate AOS Awards
/orchid-awards-judging/aos-jud...Text duplicate AOS Judging Centers
/orchid-awards-judging/award-p...Text duplicate Award Photography
/orchid-awards-judging/judging...Text duplicate Judging Illegal Plants
/orchid-awards-judging/meeting...Text duplicate Orchid Hybrid Registration Meeting
/orchid-awards-judging/vanda-h...Text duplicate New Vanda Hybrid Names
/orchid-awards-and-judging/sit...Text duplicate SITF Form
/orchid-awards-judging/sophron...Text duplicate Sophronitis to Cattleya Transfers
/orchid-awards-judging/trainin...Text duplicate Training Resources
/orchid-awards-judging/species...Text duplicate Species Identification duplicate SITF Blog
/about-us/privacy-policy.aspxPrivacy Policy
/about-us/article-submissions....Text duplicate Article Submissions

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
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The checked page does not redirect to another URL.
HTTP header
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.
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is very slow (3.83 seconds). The response time should be less than 0.4 seconds. Slow websites are bad for search engine bots and also result in bad user experience.
This website loads 14 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 15 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (86 kB).

HTTP Response Header

cache-controlprivate, no-store, must-revalidate
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
set-cookie82 Characters
set-cookie74 Characters
set-cookie78 Characters
dateWed, 05 Feb 2020 09:47:48 GMT

External factors

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This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 2,896 referring domains.
This website has 288,892 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 2,231 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.


No valid Robots.txt file was found.

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments

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The American Orchid Society

Most important keywords

Seobility found the following keywords. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

American Orchid48%Check
Orchid Society48%Check
American Orchid Society44%Check
Orchid Conservation42%Check
Orchid Research40%Check

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