Cbf.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
90% 
Page quality
71% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
68% 
Server
46% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.16 s
File size
71.70 kB
Words
783
Media files
14
Number of links
103 internal / 23 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Homepage - Chesapeake Bay Foundation
The length of the page title is perfect. (377 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Saving the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams through education, advocacy, litigation, and restoration.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (683 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://cbf.org/index.html
The specified canonical link points to a different page.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Server location: United States of America
One or more of the specified languages are not ISO standard (en, en-us, de, etc.)
The language is not specified in the HTML markup.
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

NameValue
generatorConvio CMS
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descriptionSaving the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams through education, advocacy, litigation, and restoration.
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twitter:cardsummary_large_image
twitter:site@chesapeakebay
twitter:titleHomepage
twitter:descriptionSaving the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams through education, advocacy, litigation, and restoration.
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fb:admins100005377870019
fb:app_id402496116518982
og:typearticle
og:urlhttps://www.cbf.org/index.html
og:titleHomepage
og:descriptionSaving the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams through education, advocacy, litigation, and restoration.
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
This page contains 783 words. That's ok.
25% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
10 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 20.69 words is good.
Frames
(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" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 16 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
5 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
This website 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

URLAlt attributeTitle
...e.cbf.org/assets/wrapper-images/logo.pngChesapeake Bay Foundation
...ure-slides/vote-for-the-bay-1400x450.jpgA bald eagle perches on a pole among tall grasses in the early morning light.
...ture-slides/were-taking-epa-to-court.jpgA deadly algal bloom in the Lafayette River, caused by excessive polluted runoff.
...s/cbf-launches-fall-program-1400x450.jpgA CBF educator on a virtual classroom call.
/assets/images/695-x-352-px/autumn.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...aves-river-benjamin-hoffman-1171x593.jpgYellow and orange leaves cover the trees above a small stream and walking bridge.
...3-px/beach-marsh-bob-diller-1171x593.pngNo alt attribute provided
...695x352istock-power-plant-with-water.jpgPhoto of steam billowing from a power plant smokestack, reflected in the river running alongside.
.../richmond-state-house-istock-695x352.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ets/wrapper-images/where-we-work-map.jpgmap
/assets/wrapper-images/egal.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/assets/wrapper-images/savebay.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...per-images/footer-accredited-charity.pngAccredited Charity
...ontent/pagebuilder/footer-guide-star.pngGuide Star | Gold

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
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 Vote for the Bay!
H2 We're Taking EPA to Court
H2 CBF Launches Fall Program for Virtual Classrooms
H2 Latest Stories
H2 Bringing the Bay Home: Fall Lawn Care, Leaf Peeping, and Creepy Chesapeake Critters
H2 Leaf Peeping around the Chesapeake Region
H2 News
H2 CBF Statement on Virginia DEQ's Environmental Justice Study
H2 Proposed Norfolk Shipyard Gas Plant Needs Air Board Hearing, Meaningful Environmental Justice Review
H2 Virginia Budgets Largely Preserve Clean Water Investments
H2 Upcoming Events
H2 Where We Work
H2 Support the Chesapeake Bay Foundation
H3 Oyster Gardening Spat Handout Shady Side 4
H3 Influencing Our Elected Officials: How to Amplify Your Voice
H3 Hopewell Tree Planting
H3 CBF Online Watershed Learning (OWL) Premiere: Fish Adaptations
H3 Stay Up-to-Date on Bay News
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.
There are 5 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 23 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.cbf.org/IMG-ALT Chesapeake Bay Foundation
A-TITLE Chesapeake Bay Foundation
/about-cbf/locations/Locations
A-TITLE Locations
https://www.cbf.org/news-media/News & Media
A-TITLE News & Media
https://www.cbf.org/events/Events
A-TITLE Events
https://secure.cbf.org/site/Us...External Log In
A-TITLE Log In
/join-us/more-ways-to-give/sho...Shop
A-TITLE Shop
https://www.cbf.org/about-cbf/About CBF
A-TITLE About CBF
/about-cbf/our-mission/Our Mission
A-TITLE Our Mission
/about-cbf/locations/Text duplicate Locations
A-TITLE Locations
/join-us/education-program/Education Programs
A-TITLE Education Programs
/about-cbf/financials/Financials & Accountability
A-TITLE Financials & Accountability
/about-cbf/corporate-partnersh...Corporate Partnerships
A-TITLE Corporate Partnerships
/about-cbf/year-in-review/Year In Review
A-TITLE Year in Review
/about-cbf/history/History
A-TITLE History
/about-cbf/executive-staff.htmlExecutive Staff
A-TITLE Executive Staff
/about-cbf/board-of-trustees.htmlBoard of Trustees
A-TITLE Board of Trustees
/about-cbf/jobs-internships/Jobs & Internships
A-TITLE Jobs & Internships
/about-cbf/bids-proposals/Bids & Proposals
A-TITLE Bids & Proposals
/about-cbf/frequently-asked-qu...Frequently Asked Questions
A-TITLE Frequently Asked Questions
/about-cbf/contact-us.htmlContact Us
A-TITLE Contact Us
/about-the-bay/About the Bay
A-TITLE About the Bay
/about-the-bay/bringing-the-ba...Bringing the Bay Home
A-TITLE Bringing the Bay Home
/about-the-bay/more-than-just-...It’s More Than Just “the Bay”
A-TITLE More Than Just “the Bay
/about-the-bay/maps/Maps
A-TITLE Maps
/about-the-bay/state-of-the-ba...State of the Bay
A-TITLE State of the Bay
/about-the-bay/glossary.htmlBay Glossary
A-TITLE Bay Glossary
/about-the-bay/resources.htmlResources
A-TITLE Resources
/about-the-bay/10-things-you-d...10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Bay
A-TITLE 10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Bay
https://www.cbf.org/issues/The Issues
A-TITLE The Issues
/issues/agriculture/Agriculture
A-TITLE Agriculture
/issues/air-pollution/Air Pollution
A-TITLE Air Pollution
/issues/chemical-contamination/Chemical Contamination
A-TITLE Chemical Contamination
/issues/climate-change/Climate Change
A-TITLE Climate Change
/issues/dead-zones/Dead Zones
A-TITLE Dead Zones
/issues/environmental-justice/Environmental Justice
A-TITLE Environmental Justice
/issues/fisheries/Fisheries
A-TITLE Fisheries
/issues/forest-loss/Forest Loss
A-TITLE Forest Loss
/issues/habitat/Habitat Degradation
A-TITLE Habitat Degradation
/issues/land-use/Land Use
A-TITLE Land Use
/issues/natural-gas-drilling/Natural Gas Drilling
A-TITLE Natural Gas
/issues/offshore-drilling/Offshore Drilling
A-TITLE Offshore Drilling
/issues/polluted-runoff/Polluted Runoff
A-TITLE Polluted Runoff
/issues/sewage-septic-systems/Sewage & Septic Systems
A-TITLE Sewage & Septic Systems
/issues/wetlands/Wetlands Protection
A-TITLE Wetlands Protection
/issues/water-quality-trading/Water Quality Trading
A-TITLE Water Quality Trading
/issues/what-we-have-to-lose/What We Have to Lose
A-TITLE What We Have to Lose
/how-we-save-the-bay/How We Save the Bay
A-TITLE How We Save the Bay
/how-we-save-the-bay/with-advo...With Advocacy
A-TITLE With Advocacy
/how-we-save-the-bay/in-our-co...In Our Communities
A-TITLE In Our Communities
/how-we-save-the-bay/through-r...Through Restoration
A-TITLE Through Restoration
/how-we-save-the-bay/with-scho...With Schools
A-TITLE With Schools
/how-we-save-the-bay/in-the-co...In the Courtroom
A-TITLE In the Courtroom
/how-we-save-the-bay/programs-...Programs & Initiatives
A-TITLE Programs & Initiatives
/how-we-save-the-bay/chesapeak...The Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint
A-TITLE The Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint
https://www.cbf.org/join-us/Join Us
A-TITLE Join Us
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Become a Member
A-TITLE Become a Member
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Renew Your Membership
/join-us/education-program/Participate in an Education Program
A-TITLE Participate in an Education Program
/join-us/volunteer/Volunteer Opportunities
A-TITLE Volunteer Opportunities
/join-us/more-things-you-can-do/More Things You Can Do
A-TITLE More Things You Can Do
/join-us/more-ways-to-give/More Ways to Give
A-TITLE More Ways to Give
/action-center/Action Center
A-TITLE Action Center
/action-center/take-action.htmlTake Action
A-TITLE Take Action
/blogs/save-the-bay/voices-for...Voices for Clean Water
A-TITLE Voices for Clean Water
/action-center/tools-and-resou...Tools & Resources
A-TITLE Tools & Resources
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Donate
A-TITLE Donate
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Make a Donation
A-TITLE Make a Donation
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Text duplicate Become a Member
A-TITLE Become a Member
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Renew a Membership
A-TITLE Renew a Membership
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Monthly Giving
A-TITLE Monthly Giving
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Make a Gift in Memory
A-TITLE Make a Gift in Memory
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Make a Gift in Honor
A-TITLE Make a Gift in Honor
https://www.cbf.org/bayraiser/Create A Fundraiser for the Bay
A-TITLE BayRaiser Personal Fundraising
/join-us/more-ways-to-give/che...Chesapeake Leaders
A-TITLE Chesapeake Leaders
http://cbflegacy.org/External Planned Giving
A-TITLE Planned Giving
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Give a Gift
A-TITLE Give a Gift
/join-us/more-ways-to-give/Text duplicate More Ways to Give
A-TITLE More Ways to Give
/action-center/vote-for-the-ba...Learn More
/join-us/education-program/che...Text duplicate Learn More
/about-cbf/our-mission/educate/education
/about-cbf/our-mission/advocate/advocacy
/about-cbf/our-mission/litigate/litigation
/about-cbf/our-mission/restore/restoration
/join-us/stay-up-to-date-about...Sign Up
/blogs/save-the-bay/Blog Post
A-TITLE News Categories
/blogs/save-the-bay/2020/10/br...Bringing the Bay Home: Fall Lawn Care, Leaf Peeping, and Creepy Chesapeake Critters
/blogs/save-the-bay/2020/10/br...Trivial anchor text
Read More
A-TITLE Read More
/blogs/save-the-bay/Text duplicate Blog Post
A-TITLE News Categories
/blogs/save-the-bay/2020/10/le...Leaf Peeping around the Chesapeake Region
/blogs/save-the-bay/2020/10/le...Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
A-TITLE Read More
/blogs/save-the-bay/More Stories
/news-media/newsroom/news.html...Press Statement
A-TITLE News Categories
/news-media/newsroom/2020/virg...CBF Statement on Virginia DEQ's Environmental Justice Study
/news-media/newsroom/2020/virg...Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
A-TITLE Read More
/news-media/newsroom/news.html...Text duplicate Press Statement
A-TITLE News Categories
/news-media/newsroom/2020/virg...Proposed Norfolk Shipyard Gas Plant Needs Air Board Hearing, Meaningful Environmental Justice Review
/news-media/newsroom/2020/virg...Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
A-TITLE Read More
/news-media/newsroom/news.html...Text duplicate Press Statement
A-TITLE News Categories
/news-media/newsroom/2020/virg...Virginia Budgets Largely Preserve Clean Water Investments
/news-media/newsroom/2020/virg...Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
A-TITLE Read More
/news-media/newsroom/2020/More News
/blogs/save-the-bay/2020/03/co...see our blog
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Oyster Gardening Spat Handout Shady Side 4
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Influencing Our Elected Officials: How to Amplify Your Voice
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Hopewell Tree Planting
https://www.cbf.org/events/More Events
/about-cbf/locations/maryland/Maryland
/about-cbf/locations/pennsylva...Pennsylvania
/about-cbf/locations/virginia/Virginia
/about-cbf/locations/washingto...District of Columbia
/about-cbf/locations/locations
http://chesapeake.cbf.org/site...External Donate Today
A-TITLE Donate Today
/action-center/join-cbfs-actio...Text duplicate Sign Up
A-TITLE Sign Up
/privacy-policy.htmlNew window Privacy Policy
/about-cbf/contact-us.htmlText duplicate Contact Us
A-TITLE Contact Chesapeake Bay Foundation
/about-cbf/jobs-internships/Text duplicate Jobs & Internships
A-TITLE Jobs at Chesapeake Bay Foundation
/join-us/more-ways-to-give/sho...Text duplicate Shop
A-TITLE Chesapeake Bay Foundation Shop
https://www.facebook.com/chesa...New window External A-TITLE Facebook
https://www.twitter.com/chesap...New window External A-TITLE Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/ches...New window External A-TITLE Instagram
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...New window External A-TITLE LinkedIn
https://www.youtube.com/user/C...New window External A-TITLE Youtube
http://give.org/charity-review...New window External IMG-ALT Accredited Charity
http://www.guidestar.org/profi...New window External IMG-ALT Guide Star | Gold
/about-cbf/bids-proposals/Text duplicate Bids & Proposals
/privacy-policy.htmlText duplicate Privacy Policy

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.cbf.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.16 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 6 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 (72 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateTue, 20 Oct 2020 09:45:20 GMT
serverResin/3.1.8
pragmaNo-Cache
cache-controlprivate,no-cache,no-store,max-age=0,must-revalidate
expires-1
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
set-cookie40 Characters
set-cookie29 Characters
set-cookie125 Characters
content-encodinggzip
transfer-encodingchunked
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
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 3,665 referring domains.
This website has 330,967 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 2,781 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.

Robots.txt

Sitemap: http://www.cbf.org/sitemap.xml


User-agent: *
Disallow: /sitemap.xml.gz
Disallow: /instagram.html
Disallow: /assets/promos/
Disallow: /assets/style-guide/
Disallow: /ty/
Disallow: /offices/
Disallow: /about-cbf/jobs-internships/jobs/expired-postings/
Disallow: /about-cbf/bids-proposals/bd-submit.html
Disallow: /news-media/multimedia/photo-of-the-week/_archived/
Disallow: /news-media/multimedia/video/making-waves-webinar-series/
Disallow: /news-media/newsroom/2019/cbf-in-the-news/
Disallow: /news-media/newsroom/2018/cbf-in-the-news/
Disallow: /news-media/newsroom/2017/cbf-in-the-news/
Disallow: /news-media/newsroom/2016/cbf-in-the-news/
Disallow: /z-testing
Disallow: /z-import
Disallow: /hptest.html
Disallow: /hptest2.html
Disallow: /hptest-2bb.html
Disallow: /hp-events-test.html
Disallow: /document-library/financial-documents/2017-annual-report-full.pdf
Disallow: /join-us/thank-you-for-your-input.html
Disallow: /join-us/thank-you-for-your-input-ss18.html
Disallow: /events/dc-on-the-half-shell/dc-on-the-half-shell-guest-list.html
Disallow: /events/dc-on-the-half-shell/dc-on-the-half-shell-confirmation-page.html
Disallow: /events/dc-on-the-half-shell/2017-dc-on-the-half-shell.html
Disallow: /events/dc-on-the-half-shell/2016-inaugural-dc-on-the-half-shell.html
Disallow: /about-the-bay/state-of-the-bay-report/2016/
Disallow: /about-the-bay/state-of-the-bay-report/2014/
Disallow: /about-the-bay/state-of-the-bay-report/2012/
Disallow: /about-the-bay/state-of-the-bay-report/2010/
Disallow: /join-us/more-things-you-can-do/in-your-yard/how-to-take-care-of-new-bare-root-trees.html

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
0

Only the data for the given URL is shown. We cannot determine the social actions for a linked fan page.

Search preview

www.cbf.org
Homepage - Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Saving the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams through education, advocacy, litigation, and restoration.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Bay70%Check
Chesapeake68%Check
Chesapeake Bay68%Check
Chesapeake Bay Foundation64%Check
saving Bay59%Check
CBF58%Check
Bay State56%Check
Foundation52%Check
Water49%Check
saving46%Check

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