Cbo.gov - SEO Checker

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Meta information
80% 
Page quality
70% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
41% 
Server
100% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.04 s
File size
68.80 kB
Words
857
Media files
35
Number of links
138 internal / 4 external

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Meta specifications

Title
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Congressional Budget Office
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There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
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The meta description is missing.
Crawlability
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There are no problems in accessing the website.
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https://www.cbo.gov/
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Language
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Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en
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This page contains 857 words. That's ok.
24.2% of the text are stop words.
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Page structure

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Headings
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There are 39 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

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H2 Main menu
H2 FEATURED
H2 MAJOR RECURRING REPORTS
H2 TOPICS
H2 Most Recent
H2 DATA
H2 QUICK LINKS
H2 ABOUT CBO
H2 Stay Connected
H2 Footer Menu
H2 Footer Menu - Utility
H3 Vietnam Veterans’ Income in Retirement
H3 CBO’s Recent Publications and Work in Progress as of October 6, 2020
H3 Monthly Budget Review for September 2020
H3 The Distribution of Household Income, 2017
H3 Federal Subsidies for Health Insurance Coverage for People Under 65: 2020 to 2030
H3 The 2020 Long-Term Budget Outlook
H3 Long-Term Implications of the 2021 Future Years Defense Program
H3 An Update to the Budget Outlook: 2020 to 2030
H3 Sequestration Update Report: August 2020
H3 Estimates of the Cost of Federal Credit Programs in 2021
H3 An Analysis of the President's 2021 Budget
H3 Report on the Troubled Asset Relief Program—March 2020
H3 The Congressional Budget Office's Work in 2019: A Report to the Congress
H3 Federal Debt: A Primer
H3 Transparency at CBO: Future Plans and a Review of 2019
H3 Legislation Enacted in the First Session of the 116th Congress That Affects Mandatory Spending or Revenues
H3 Expired and Expiring Authorizations of Appropriations: Fiscal Year 2020
H3 The Accuracy of CBO’s Baseline Estimates for Fiscal Year 2019
H3 CBO’s Economic Forecasting Record: 2019 Update
H3 An Analysis of the Navy's Fiscal Year 2020 Shipbuilding Plan
H3 CBO’s 2019 Long-Term Projections for Social Security: Additional Information
H3 CBO’s Projections of Federal Receipts and Expenditures in the National Income and Product Accounts: 2019 to 2029
H3 Federal Mandatory Spending for Means-Tested Programs, 2009 to 2029
H3 Projected Costs of U.S. Nuclear Forces, 2019 to 2028
H3 Options for Reducing the Deficit: 2019 to 2028
H3 Public Spending on Transportation and Water Infrastructure, 1956 to 2017
H3 A Review of CBO’s Activities in 2014 Under the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act
H3 Estimated Impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act on Employment and Economic Output in 2014
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Some anchor texts are used more than once.
14 links don't have an anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 4 external links on this page.
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Server configuration

HTTP redirects
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This page redirects to "https://www.cbo.gov/"
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No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
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The page response time is excellent with 0.04 seconds.
This page only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
This page only loads 1 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (69 kB).

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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 27,936 referring domains.
This page has 1,374,144 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 19,637 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
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This page has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

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Facebook popularity

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